LAS VEGAS DESERT SUZUKI INSTITUTE
Sean Tyler, Percussion
Educated at the University of Hawaii-Manoa, Sean Tyler, Bands, earned an undergraduate degree in Music Education, with his primary instrument as percussion, in 1999. He has lived in Las Vegas since 2000, where he began teaching in the Clark County School District.
In 2007, he earned a Master of Music degree in Instrumental Conducting with Takayoshi “Tad” Suzuki as his conducting professor. He has taught middle school band and choir, elementary school music, and currently teaches music at Sandy Valley schools in Sandy Valley and Goodsprings, Nevada.
He has performed with the Henderson Civic Symphony, the UNLV Community Band, the Las Vegas Community Concert Band, Nevada Opera Theater, and the Myron Heaton Chorale. He has worked with Zions Youth Orchestra, and has produced and directed Amahl and the Night Visitors for community opera.