TIM MULVENNA has been performing and teaching
for the last three decades in Chicago , as well as playing festivals and touring in the USA , Canada , Japan , Europe , Thailand
, and Brazil.
He has worked with many international artists including the Eternals , Robbie Fulks
, Ken Vandermark , Smog , Fareed Haque , Fred Anderson , Lin Halliday , Jarek Smietana , Jeb Bishop , Ritchie Cole , the Smothers
Brothers , Roscoe Mitchell , Rob Mazurek , Ella Leya , Jeff Parker , Ken McIntire , Liquid Soul , Michael Urbaniak , Peter
Brotzmann , Larry Novak , John Abercrombie , Mike Frost Project , Tommy Dorsey Orch. , Ryan Cohan , Brahm's 3rd Racket , James
Falzone's Allos Consort , Bob Newhart , Grazyna Auguscik , Portastatic , the Metropolis Orchestra , Issa Boulos , Pete Cosey
, Joan Rivers , Frank Quinn & the Holy Hour House Band , Solomon Douglas , the Gypsy Rhythm Project , and My Brightest
His playing is represented on over 130 recordings on labels as diverse as Blue Note
, Drag City , Delmark , Atavistic , Okka Disc , Submarine , Blujazz , and Aesthetics.
Tim plays drum set , ethnic hand drums , malletkat(synthesizer)and vibes.