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Philip Tyler, D.M.

Professor of Music
Orchestra Conductor
Violin Professor

Philip Tyler, tenured violin professor and orchestra director at Point Loma Nazarene University, earned a Doctorate in Violin Performance and a Master’s degree in Orchestral Conducting, both in 1996. In addition to numerous solo recital appearances, Dr. Tyler has performed as soloist with orchestras in Oklahoma, Florida, Louisiana, and California. He frequently performs as an orchestral section player and appears in a variety of chamber ensembles. Dr. Tyler has conducted a number of orchestras in several states, including a variety of honors orchestras. To train string teachers and to create new string players, Dr. Tyler directs the Point Loma String Project, a lab school for classroom strings instruction.