Tim Overturf got his start in the Bakersfield, California area at a young age. Tim began performing at the age of 4 in church and has since performed with various high school ensembles, world class drum & bugle corps, university ensembles and is continually sought out as a freelance marching percussion instructor and arranger.
Tim’s drum corps career as a marching member began with the Santa Clara Vanguard Cadets in 1996 and 1998. He marched with the Blue Knights from Denver, Colorado in 1997, and spent his final marching year with the 1999 D.C.I. World Champions, the Santa Clara Vanguard.
Tim co-founded Legends Brass and Percussion Ensemble of Portage, Michigan in 2001. He was on the percussion staff with Dimensions Drum and Bugle Corps in 2002, becoming the caption head and arranger in 2003. He was with the Marion Cadets Drum & Bugle Corps from Marion, OH as caption head and arranger in 2004. Tim was the percussion caption head, staff coordinator, and percussion arranger for the Revolution Drum & Bugle Corps, from San Antonio, Texas in 2005 and 2006.
Currently, Tim is the percussion caption head and battery arranger for Capital Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps from Columbus, Ohio. He resides in San Antonio, Texas where he is the Director of Percussion for Floresville I.S.D., handling the percussion curriculum for grades 6-12. Tim is a product designer and proud endorser for Pro-Mark sticks and mallets, and is the designer of the TXDC-11 marching snare stick. Tim is also a proud endorser of Dynasty USA and Remo Drumheads.