Timothy Salter is active as a composer, conductor and pianist. His compositions include instrumental, chamber and orchestral music, choral music and songs. He has received numerous publicly and privately funded commissions; his music has been recorded on various labels and performed and broadcast throughout the world. He is musical director of The Ionian Singers. For many years he taught both composition and performance studies
at the Royal College of Music. As a pianist, he performs and records widely with instrumentalists and singers.