2022 Colorado Music Educators Association Conference 2022 Colorado Music Educators Association Conference

Cherry Creek High School - Jazz Band A

Main Ballroom

Tim Libby
Cherry Creek High School, Director of Bands

Tim Libby is in his 22nd year as Director of Bands at Cherry Creek High School. Prior to that he taught at Gateway High School in Aurora for four years.  He graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with degrees in Music Education and Trumpet Performance. His ensembles have been selected to perform at the CMEA Conference 11 times and the Music For All National Concert Band Festival twice, and his Marching Band is a 15-time CBA State Finalist. In 2013, Mr. Libby was named the Cherry Creek High School Teacher of the Year, in 2015 he was recognized by School Band and Orchestra Magazine as one of 50 Directors Who Make A Difference and in 2020 he was named the Colorado Music Educator of the year by the National Federation of High Schools. Mr. Libby is an active clinician and adjudicator. He has enjoyed the opportunity to work with all levels of students from Alabama, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Washington and Wyoming, as well as in China and the Middle East. He has served as Interim Director of the Lamont Wind Ensemble at the University of Denver and was the Principal Conductor at the Lebanese Band Association for the Promotion of Music (LeBAM) International Summer Band Camp held in Beirut, Lebanon. As a freelance trumpet player, Mr. Libby’s experience includes performances with Arturo Sandoval, Clark Terry, Milt Hinton, Bobby Shew, Bill Watrous, Dave Brubeck, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Earth Wind & Fire, The Four Tops and many others.

This performance is limited to 75 registered attendees, due to Health & Safety Protocols. Be sure to select "attending" (or click the + symbol) for this session to ensure your spot! Note: Additional seating will be made available on a first-come-first-serve basis after the start time of the session.

Presider - Ryan Silva, Cherry Creek High School Principal

Concert Host - Andrew Holcombe, IMC District 1 Representative