Tim Goodwin, Associate Professor (B.M., M.M. - University of Miami), is very active in the recording
industry and performs across the United States as a bassist. He has performed with
numerous jazz artists including Lee Konitz, George Colemen, Pepper Adams, Art Farmer,
Michele LeGrand, Jon Hendricks, Phineas Newborn, Mose Allison, and many others. Mr.
Goodwin was bassist of a trio which was selected to participate in the Kennedy Center
“Jazz Ambassadors" program to present jazz performances and lectures around the world.
As well as coordinating the jazz vocal activities at the University of Memphis, Mr.
Goodwin conducts the Grammy® in the Schools All-Star Jazz Choir. He has served as
an adjunct faculty member at the University of Miami and Miami-Dade Community College
and joined the University of Memphis as a faculty member in 1984. Tim Goodwin received
the Premier Bassist 2002 Award from the NARAS Memphis Chapter.