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Timothy Durkovic

Timothy Durkovic

Born and raised in Guatemala City, Guatemala, Tim Durkovic specializes in teaching the Lister-​Sink Method of well-​coordinated, injury-​preventive piano technique. He performs in recital, as soloist with orchestra, and in chamber music collaborations throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. 

Performs with

  • Calder Quartet
  • Helen Callus
  • Casal Quartet
  • Martin Chalifour
  • Lynn Harrell
  • Timothy Landauer
  • Jonathan Mack
  • Miró Quartet
  • Richard O’Neil
  • Movses Pogossian

Previously

  • Music Faculty
  • Long Beach City College, Director of Keyboard Studies 
  • Orange County High School for the Arts
  • University of La Verne
  • University of Southern California Thornton School of Music

Director of Music/​Organist
Church of the Good Shepherd, Arcadia, California

Awards

  • Los Angeles Liszt Competition 1996, Grand Prize
  • Carmel Music Society Competition, winner
  • San Diego Duo Piano Competition 2001, winner with duo partner Chie Nagatani
  • IBLA Foundation Grand Prize in Ragusa Ibla, Italy 2001, Duo Award
  • Thornton School of Music, Outstanding Masters Graduate

Recordings

Studies

  • Masters of Music, University of Southern California
  • Salem College
  • Juilliard School
  • National Conservatory of Guatemala