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Music educator , Vocalist

Timothy M. Lester, music educator, vocalist. Recipient Grand Prize, Florida Men's Opera Guild, 1998, 2001. Member of American Guild Organists, National Association Teachers of Singing (president 1999), American Choral Directors Association, Pi Kappa Lambda.

Background

Lester, Timothy M. was born on November 18, 1960 in Newport News, Virginia, United States. Son of William H. and Jeanne J. Lester.

Education

Bachelor of Music, Florida International University, Miami, 1997. Master of Music, Florida International University, Miami, 2003.

Career

Instructor Kendall Campus Miami Dade College, Miami, 1994—2005, assistant professor Hialeah Campus, since 2005. Adjudicator advisory board Miami Dade Cultural Affairs Department, 2004. Board directors South Miami Music Center, 2005.

Director, founder Pinecrest Community Chorale, Miami, 1998—2004. Soloist Miami Oratorio Society, Miami, since 1997. Director Caravan Singers at Carnegie Hall, New York City, 2004.

Soloist New World Symphony, Miami, 1998, Miami, 2001, Miami, 04.

Membership

Member of American Guild Organists, National Association Teachers of Singing (president 1999), American Choral Directors Association, Pi Kappa Lambda.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, culinary arts, skydiving.

Connections

Married Ricela Acosta (divorced). Children: Reuben, Robin.

father:
William H.

mother:
Jeanne J. Lester

spouse:
Ricela Acosta

child:
Reuben Lester

child:
Robin Lester