Timothy Cuffman has over a decade of violin and viola teaching experience with students of all ages and levels of experience. He is committed to the progress of his students as well as their enjoyment and appreciation of music. Cuffman has served as a teaching assistant at the University of Iowa, where he earned his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Violin Performance and Pedagogy. Previously, he was a teaching assistant at Ohio University while completing masters degrees in Violin Performance and Upper String Pedagogy. Timothy has been on faculty at the Athens Community Music School. He has also presented on topics related to string playing and teaching at the American String Teacher Association 2017 National Conference in Pittsburgh and the American Viola Society 2018 National Conference at the Colburn School in Los Angeles. An active performer, Cuffman is currently Assistant Concertmaster of the Cheyenne Symphony and a member of the Fort Collins Symphony Orchestra. He has also performed with the Colorado Symphony and Orchestra Iowa.