NEWS

 

Current Projects

new work 
for chamber ensemble [winner of the impuls International Composition Competition and commissioned for Klangforum Wien]

KILN 
for solo percussion, percussion trio, and six low instruments [for the ELISION Ensemble and Line Upon Line Percussion]

WORLDEATER (II) 
for two euphoniums [commissioned by RAGE THORMBONES]


Awards

Winner: impuls International Composition Competition [2017]

Awarded the John Green Fellowship for his "demonstrated talent and promise as a composer" from Harvard University [2017]

Awarded the George Arthur Knight Prize for his piece you actually are evaporating from Harvard University [2014]


Writings

Dragging the Sound: The Locus of Substance in DRIFT MATTER for Solo Cello in New Music and Aesthetics in the 21st Century Vol. 9: Substance and Content in Music Today (Mahnkopf, Cox, Schurig editors). Published by Wolke Verlag. [August, 2014]

Listening Through the Fractal: The Anatomy of Density in Three Recent Pieces in "The Second Century of New Music: Search Yearbook Volume 1" (Cox, Brió, Sigman, Takasugi, editors). Published by the Edwin Mellen Press. [August, 2011]

Sommerakademie Schloß Solitude. Published in the CeReNeM Journal [June, 2011]

Instrumental Mechanism and Physicality as Compositional Resources [thesis for the MPhil degree at the University of Huddersfield] [September, 2010]

Forcing the Catastrophe: An Interview with Timothy McCormack Interview by Robert Dahm on Sound is Grammar [July, 2010]

10 for '10: Timothy McCormack - profile and interview by Tim Rutherford-Johnson. Published in The Rambler [February, 2010]

"...written asunder...": An Interview with Richard Barrett on Opening of the Mouth - Published in the CeReNeM Journal [February, 2010]


Recordings

Apparatus available on the Wittener Tage für Neue Kammermusik 2012 Dokumentation-CD. Performed by Ensemble Hand Werk.

Disfix available on Huddersfield Contemporary Records HCR03. Performed by the ELISION Ensemble. Also featuring the music of Evan Johnson, Aaron Cassidy, Liza Lim, Richard Barrett and Klaus K Hübler.

ATEMNT - defines movement as - Timothy McCormack [flute, bassoon & contrabassoon] + Ray Evanoff [amplified cymbal]. NUS Records

Editing Producer of Jason Eckardt's 16 on Aliento [Claire Chase, flute. New Focus Recordings]

Forking Paths - Timothy McCormack [bassoon + contrabassoon] + Piotr Michalowski [soprano + tenor saxophones; bass + contralto clarinets]. Improvisations recorded Live at Kerrytown Concert House in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Friends & Relatives

just skin featured on Aural Capacity Vol. 4, released by Oberlin Conservatory of Music. Sarah Titterington, violin.