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Tim Russell


Tim is a voice teacher, actor and musician in New York City. He holds a Master’s Degree in Music for Vocal Performance and Vocal Pedagogy from New York University. He also received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from UConn.

Tim is co-founder and co-director of Innovative Voice Studio, guiding elite performers to build captivating performances from Broadway to Zoom. Clients have appeared in over 20 Broadway shows.

He is also currently an adjunct voice faculty member at Pace University. Previous teaching appointments include Molloy University/CAP21, the Professional Conservatory of Musical Theater (PCMT) at the New York Film Academy, the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York University, Applause Performing Arts School and Wickham Vocal Studios (NYC).

Tim sings all over the country and abroad with The Flyboys, a four-part harmony group, specializing in contemporary big band swing. They performed multiple concerts with the iconic Glenn Miller Orchestra and the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra. Favorite regional credits include: Jersey Boys (Maltz Jupiter Theater), Rent (Ivoryton Playhouse), Life Could Be a Dream (Mountain Playhouse), The Producers (Woodstock Playhouse), South Pacific (Engeman Theatre), My Way (Riverside Center Theatre). Int’l: Scooby-Doo Live!, Disney Cruise Line.

Proud Member of Actors Equity Association. Certifications include Estill Voice Master Trainer and The Singing Athlete Level 1 and 2.

Tim is also the lead singer in the funk/rock band The Ninth, whose full length album Olympic Dream / Nightmare and EP The Answer are available on Spotify.


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