Tim Crofts

Lecturer

Tim Crofts
Fountain School of Performing Arts

Email: tcrofts@dal.ca
Phone: 902.494.3772
Fax: 902.494.2801
Mailing Address: 
Dalhousie Arts Centre, 6101 University Avenue
PO Box 15000, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
 
Research Topics:
  • Jazz
  • Music and culture
  • Improvisation


Education

  • BMus (Dalhousie)
  • MMus (New England Conservatory)

Research & creative activity

Pianist Tim Croft's main areas of focus is improvised music. This includes the study of Jazz, extended performance techniques and experimental musics. Tim is co-director of the SuddenlyLISTEN improvisation workshop with cellist Norman Adams and is a faculty member of the Halifax Jazz Festival's Creative Music Workshop. 

Selected performances

  • Tim has performed with Jerry Granelli, Fred Frith, Eddie Prevost, Gerry Hemingway, Graham Collier.