The 2016-2017 Concert Season marks the inaugural season for Timothy Bupp as he is appointed the third Music Director/Conductor of the Hanover Symphony Orchestra. Mr. Bupp adds his artistic vision as the Hanover Symphony Orchestra enters its third decade of providing a dynamic and exciting concert experience to the greater Hanover Area.
Mr. Bupp currently serves as the Director of Bands for 4th-6th grade with the Spring Grove Area School District. In addition to his teaching duties, Mr. Bupp also serves as Organist and Choir Director at Friedensaal Evangelical Lutheran Church. An advocate for music education in schools and communities, Mr. Bupp frequently presents at local, state and national music education conferences.
Born in York, P.A., Timothy Bupp began his musical studies with piano lessons at the age of five. He holds music education degrees from Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (BM.ME) and Boston University (MM.ME). He also holds certification as a Music Supervisor from Duquesne University. He studied conducting with Dr. Nathan Rinnert, Dr. Adam F. Brennan, Robert Cameron and H. Robert Reynolds. Mr. Bupp resides in the York area with his wife, son and two cats..