|UK's No 1 Hammered Dulcimer Maker||Tim Manning|
12 Bath Road, Frome, Somerset BA11 2HH 01373 465596
Education & Qualifications
1966- 1972 Chase High School, Malvern, Worcestershire
1972-1974 Bromsgrove and Worcester Technical Colleges
Mechanical Engineering Technicians Cert. Pt 1
1982-1985 City of Bristol College of Printing
BTEC National Diploma in Graphic Design
1996-1997 City of Bristol College (Part Time)
Musical Instrument Making with Arthur Robb
Advanced Diploma -
Creating Music Through Technology
2005-2008 Bath Spa University
Degree - Creative Music Technology BA 2-12005-to 08 Bath Spa University. Degree - Creative Music Technology BA 2
Design and preparation of working drawings firstly for pressurized vessels and then for special purpose machines such as balers, shredders and industrial vacuum machines.
Knutsen and Co. Ltd. Malvern, Worcestershire
Winstanley & Co Ltd. Pershore, Worcestershire
!985-1987 Freelance Grafhic Designer
Firstly Sub Contract work for agencies: Whitehead, Fiddes and Mills and Baseline Creative, Bath. Leaper and Gard, Bristol, latterly my own clients including Frome Selwood Building Society and Colour Studios.
1987-1997 Production Manager
Colour Studios, Haydon Trading Estate, Radstock, Nr. Bath
Running the exhibition division I managed the general day-to-day business of the department, liaised with clients. Responsible for extremely high quality individual hand made work. Managed 3 full time members of staff and ad hoc extras.
Self employed part-time work for Pubs Etc.
Somerset County Council
Part time Tutor of Music Technology and Film Making
Table Top Dulcimer 9+ 9
Harmony Dulcimer 12 + 12
Maestro Dulcimer 15 + 15
Hackbrett 15 + 15
Virtuoso Dulcimer 15 + 15 + 8
Virtuoso special Dulcimer 15 + 15 + 8
Cimbalom 30 Course