Tim Fuchtman is a graduate of Colorado State U (BM) and Drake University (MM). He has completed Orff levels I, II, III, and curriculum, Kodaly levels I and II. His students were selected for All-State Jazz Ensembles in both Kansas and Iowa. He has extensive experience teaching improvisation. He is currently President of the Cincinnati AOSA, and teaches music K-6 at College Hill Fundamental Academy in the Cincinnati Public School system.