Timothy Buchholz

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Timothy Buchholz

Assistant Professor

Office 207

(715) 261-6246

Dr. Timothy Buchholz is an Assistant Professor of Music at UW-Marathon County where he directs three vocal ensembles, teaches music major classes, and offers a class on singing technique.  He is a nationally recognized jazz singer, educator, and arranger.  As a singer, Tim has performed at Carnegie Hall, New York City’s Lincoln Center, and has toured internationally to such countries as South Africa, Costa Rica, France, Estonia, Latvia, Germany, Austria, and Belgium.  He has performed with many notable artists including Bobby McFerrin, Steve Miller, Bruce Hornsby, Patty Austin, Jon Secada, and Dave Grusin.  Tim’s vocal jazz arrangements have been performed throughout the country by college and high school vocal jazz groups, and have been used for numerous all-state vocal jazz ensembles.  Dr. Buchholz has previously directed ensembles and taught classes at the University of Miami Frost School of Music, Miami Dade College, and California State University at Long Beach.  He is the Wisconsin Choral Directors Association Repertoire and Standards Chair for Vocal Jazz, and frequently gives presentations, clinics, and workshops on the subject.  Learn more about Dr. Buchholz at his website linked below.


Doctor of Musical Arts - University of Miami, Frost School of Music

Master of Music  - California State University, Long Beach

Bachelor of Music - Western Michigan University

Presentation Topics
  • Choral Ensemble Masterclasses (including possible exchange with a UWMC Vocal Ensemble).
  • Choral Solo & Ensemble Coaching and Preparation.
  • Getting a College Music Scholarship: Effectively Preparing for Your College Music Auditions.
  • Beginning Vocal Improvisation: Anyone Can Scat Sing!
  • The Evolution of Jazz Singing in America.