Minding My Own
Tim Reid, Jr. has been creating music with his voice and a piano all his life. Having moved to Chicago in 2002, Tim has collaborated with scores of Chicago musicians, in a wide variety of styles that include jazz, rock, folk, soul, funk, in addition to contemporary and classical symphonic choral music. Tim spent nearly two years traveling the country sharing his music with the Chicago band, 56 Hope Road, and helped to produce the recently released and critically acclaimed album Law of Attraction which includes one of Tim's original songs, "Too Tall", a track that continues to gain recognition around the country and the world and you can hear it played daily on Sirius Radio, channel 17. Tim Reid, Jr. has shared his musical voice in countless American cities, including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, Omaha, Kansas City, St. Louis, Atlanta, Cleveland, and New York City. While studying music at Millikin University, Tim had the privilege to perform in many of The US and England's most impressive choral settings as a member of the internationally renown Millikin University Choir. He also performed as a member of the multi-award-winning vocal jazz ensemble One Voice, and earned his Bachelor of Music degree in May of 2002. Originally from Westlake, Ohio (a suburb of Cleveland), Tim Reid, Jr. has enjoyed a large variety of musical expression throughout his life, and continues to utilize his versatility. Presently, Tim performs his own music regularly throughout Chicago, collaborates with a great deal of Chicago's incredible musical artists, and also works with a number of Chicago's professional choral ensembles. Aside from performing, Tim teaches privately in piano, voice, and music theory. He also composes and arranges for other artists and ensembles throughout the country.