Dr. Tim Allshouse, is the Director of Bands at Blue Springs High School. During his tenure the Blue Springs Band has performed in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade three times, the Tournament of Roses Parade twice and the Presidential Inaugural Parade. The Blue Springs Marching Band has been a Bands of America Super Regional Finalist collectively 22 times in St. Louis, Indianapolis, Atlanta and San Antonio as well as a Grand National Finalist. The Blue Springs Concert and Jazz Bands have performed at the state music conference seven times in the last fourteen years. The jazz ensemble was the featured entertainment at the prestigious Tournament of Roses Presidential Breakfast as well as the National School Board Association and the SYTA Convention on two occasions. The Blue Springs Band Department is a recipient of the prestigious Sousa Foundation Award: The Sudler Shield and is Missouri’s only Grammy Signature Music program.
Dr. Allshouse received his bachelor’s degree from Indiana University in both instrumental and music education where he studied conducting with Ray Cramer and Stephen W. Pratt. He received his masters from the University of Missouri and his doctorate from the University of Kansas.
Dr. Allshouse is active as an adjudicator, clinician, honor band conductor and drill designer. Dr. Allshouse enjoys spending time with his family and has found special joy experiencing music side-by-side with his daughters in the band program.