About Me

Name: Dr. Timothy (Terry) Durbin

New music arranged/composed and available:

1.Jupiter from the Planets by Gustav Holst

 (4 violin AND string orchestra versions)

2. Violin duet part to Kreisler’s Praeludium and Allegro

3.Interlude in an Ancient Mode for String Orchestra by Glazunov

4.Third violin transcription for Dvorak Op.75a Capriccioso

See the “Music” page to get your copy!!

2019-20 Workshops and Institutes

(All Workshops Through Dec 2020 have been cancelled due to the virus)

Favorite Music Book:


Suzuki Association of the Americas- Violin Teacher Trainer

DMA-Claremont Graduate University 2006 (Orchestral Conducting)

MM-University of Illinois1982 (Violin Performance)

BM-University of Alabama 1979 (Violin Performance)

Favorite Quote: Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. (Einstein)

When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. (Jimi Hendrix)


January 18-20, Denison, OH Workshop

January 25-27, Chicago Teacher Enrichment Workshop

February 1-3, Greenville, TX Workshop

February 8-10, Eugene, Oregon Workshop

February 22-24, Houston, TX Workshop

March 1-3, Maryland/DC area Workshop

March 8-10, Seattle, WA Orchestra Workshop

March 31, Cave Run Symphony Concert

May 5, Cave Run Symphony Concert

May 17-19, Dayton, OH Workshop

June 2-7, Bryce Canyon, Utah Institute

June 9-14, UofL SUZUKI INSTITUTE!!! 

June 16-22, Salt Lake City Institute

June 23-28, Washington DC Institute

Just David by Eleanor H. Porter

Important Links

August 3-9, Stanford University Advanced Suzuki 


August 17, Every Child Can Class 9:30-4:30, room 125

September 27-29, Nashville, TN Suzuki Workshop

This Web Site


Suzuki Christmas Tunes PDF

October 6, Cave Run Symphony Orchestra Concert

October 18-20, Miami/Ft. Lauderdale Suzuki Workshop

November 1-3, Shenendoah Suzuki Workshop

November 8-10, Chapel Hill Suzuki Workshop

November 14-17, Rapid City, SD Suzuki Workshop

December 7, Cave Run Symphony Orchestra Holiday Concert


February 21-23, Houston, TX Suzuki Workshop

March 29, Cave Run Symphony Orchestra Concert

April 17-19, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Workshop

April 24-30, Pune, India Suzuki Workshop

May 3, Cave Run Symphony Orchestra Concert

May 29-31, St. George, Utah

June 6-12, Bryce, Utah Suzuki Institute

June 14-19, UofL SUZUKI INSTITUTE!!!

June 21-27, Washington, DC Suzuki Institute

July 11-18, Missoula, Montana Suzuki Institute

July 19-31, Stevens Point Wisconsin, ASI

August 2-7, PhoenixPhest, Ann Arbor, MI Institute

December 8-13- Singapore International String Conference

I hope to see everyone somewhere on my travels this year! Contact me about possible dates to present in your area for your program.

my best,


3416 Crooked Creek Road

Carlisle, KY 40311