Tim Heichelheim

Tim Heichelheim is a Grammy-nominated music educator from Vancouver, Washington. Currently serving as the Director of Bands at Skyview High School, he earned his Bachelors Degree in Music Education and Masters in Education (Curriculum and Development) from Portland State University.

Tim marched Seattle Cascades 2004-2006 then continued to march Santa Clara Vanguard 2007-2009. After aging out, he was a visual instructor for Spirit of Atlanta 2010-2011, served as the assistant visual caption head for the Crossmen 2013-2015, and then worked with the Madison Scouts in 2019. Tim has worked with many high schools in the Portland Metro Area and is part of the design team for several local ensembles.

Tim is also a freelance musician around Portland as well as the band leader for The River City Riot! Brass Band.

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