Musical Director

Timothy Coleman is an Edinburgh-based conductor and tenor. He is a Masters graduate from the Royal Welsh College of Music (Distinction, Vocal Performance), and also studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford University.

Timothy has been a Director of Music and/or conductor of many choirs across the UK, including the Athenaeum Singers, Gwent Chorale and Blackbird Leys Choir. Always keen to improve his craft, he has studied conducting under Paul Spicer and was awarded a Young Conductors Scholarship with Sing for Pleasure. He was appointed Musical Director of Cadenza of September 2022.

As a singer, Timothy is in demand as an accomplished tenor. He premiered the lead role of Aleks in Michael Betteridge’s Across the Sky for the Cheltenham Festival, an RPS Award-nominated production. He was appointed Fellow of the National Youth Choir of Great Britain in 2015-16, working under Cadenza’s patron Ben Parry, and has been a lay-clerk with Choir of New College, Oxford. He is currently a lay-clerk at St Mary’s Cathedral in Edinburgh.