Tim Jasper

Musical Director | Musical Theatre Tutor

Tim Jasper is an MD who recently completed his Masters in Musical Direction at Mountview.

Tim has just finished as MD on Spring Awakening (Bird College), and other MD credits include But I’m A Cheerleader (Turbine Theatre) with Josh Sood as Musical Supervisor. Previously, Tim was part of the music team onInto the Woods (Bath Theatre Royal). He also frequently works on Jersey Boys.

Tim recently worked with Beverley Knight in preparation for Sister Act at the Apollo and with Jay McGuinness preparing him for White Christmas. Tim has been the MD at Shone Productions’ pantomimes for the last 5 years, working with a variety of household names, including actors, presenters and musicians. He was also a pianist at Sage Gateshead. He was assistant MD to Kate Young at London’s Brick Lane Music Hall in 2016 and has played for the likes of Kerry Ellis, John Partridge, the Zoe Birkett Academy and Jacqueline Hughes. He was assistant MD to Stuart Pedlar on productions of Into The Woods and Merrily We Roll Along at Cumbria University.

Tim has also taught at Emil Dale Academy, Associated Studios and Newcastle College. Tim has a particular passion for the music of Stephen Sondheim and formed the North East Stephen Sondheim Theatre. He has also composed 2 operas; Karakoram and Pick A Side. Most recently he cowrote music and lyrics for the musical “Speak Soon”.