Timothy Stulman has received numerous honors and awards at both national and international levels. He was recently named the winner of the 2012 North American Saxophone Alliance (NASA) Composition Competition. As recipient of the First Music Commission, he was asked to compose an orchestral piece for the New York Youth Symphony that was premiered in Carnegie Hall. His saxophone trio Though Faraway was selected in the International Tribuna Sax-Ensemble’s Call for Scores and was played in Madrid and on National Spanish Radio. His composition Brahma Viharas received an international premiere on the Young Stars of Chamber Music Concert in the National Concert Hall, Taipei, Taiwan.
His music has been performed by the Cleveland Chamber Symphony, Toledo Youth Orchestra, Greater New Haven Youth Orchestra, Juventas New Music Ensemble, and the BGSU Philharmonia. He was a featured composer at the NASA 2012 Biennial Conference, Ball State University’s 39th Annual Festival of New Music, University of Central Missouri’s New Music Festival, Electronic Music Midwest, the 1st Annual Huntsville New Music Festival, and Juventas New Music Ensemble’s Murmurs from Limbo concert series.
Stulman received his DMA at Bowling Green State University under the tutelage of Distinguished Artist Professor Marilyn Shrude. He is interested in Eastern aesthetics and studies Chinese religious forms and language. He is fluent in Chinese and has spent two years in the Shanghai area.