Welcome to the on-line home for Tim Harbold's choral arrangements!
Conductor, arranger, and pianist, Tim Harbold is an Associate Professor of Music and Choral Director at Wheaton College, in Norton, Massachusetts, where he has conducted the Wheaton Chorale and Chamber Singers since 1995. He also serves as musical director for the Oure Pleasure Singers, an advanced chamber choir based in Attleboro, MA. Tim's choral arrangements span a variety of popular styles. His settings of spirituals and gospel hymns are published by Santa Barbara Music Publishing and E.C. Schirmer. Recently, Tim has expanded his catalog to include folk songs and American popular songs. Tim's music has been performed by college, high school, church, and community choirs and has been premiered by groups such as the New England Conservatory Chorus and Chamber Singers, and by the New England Conservatory Camerata. As a pianist, Mr. Harbold specializes in American song, performing regularly with vocalist Valerie Anastasio. The duo have paired with Benjamin Sears and Bradford Conner to create several popular shows celebrating songs of Noel Coward, Cole Porter, and Irving Berlin, as well as performers Fred Astaire and Ethel Merman. Tim studied music at Williams College, and conducting at New England Conservatory, where he was a student of Tamara Brooks.