Drawing upon my experience as composer, performer and musicologist, I have been a lecturer at UCLA, Bard College, California State University Long Beach and California State University Dominguez Hills. Leading figures in the genres listed below have kindly expressed admiration for my thoughts and ideas, including concepts and insights considered original.

If you wish to inquire about having me as a guest lecturer please use this email address:

timevina (at) gmail (dot) com


Possible topics include:


music for meruvina

music composition


Indian classical music

computer music

electronic music

Western classical

avant garde