Drummer . Percussionist . Teacher
ABOUT TIM

Tim Sellars is a professional drummer and percussionist based in Christchurch, New Zealand. In 2009, Tim graduated from the University of Canterbury with a Bachelor of Music (Majoring in Jazz performance on the drumset) and then completed his Honours (First Class) in 2011 (receiving the Michael Toovey prize for outstanding Merit). In 2015, Tim completed his diploma in teaching (secondary) and has been teaching drums and percussion through the Forte ITM unit since 2016.

Mukhlisa

Tim Sellars is leader of World Band Mukhlisa which focuses on his Middle-Eastern percussion instruments in combination with flute, double bass, and guitar. Mukhlisa released their debut album 'The Puzzle' in 2017 at the International Jazz and Blues Festival in Christchurch, New Zealand

https://timsellarspresentsmukhlisa.bandcamp.com/album/the-puzzle

Drum and Percussion reel

"Watching Tim Sellars on percussion is eye-opening as he coaxes so many complex rhythms and sounds from his array of percussion instruments, that it beggars belief"

-John Fenton

UPCOMING GIGS

18.02.19

Mukhlisa at University of Canterbury as part of New Music Central

20.02.19

Brad Kang quartet at Fat Eddies Jazz bar- Christchurch

24.02.19

Tim Sellars trio at Bealey Avenue church

26.02.19

Vibraphone Quartet at Fat Eddies Jazz bar- Christchurch

03.03.19

Otautahi Percussion Quartet at University of Canterbury

10.03.19

The Goldonies at Waipara Wwine and food festival

SOUND CLOUD

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