Tim Hayden

Alfred Author-Tim Hayden

Tim is a 1975 graduate of Reitz High School in Evansville, IN whose 30 year career has taken him around the world and back to Nashville, TN where he now resides. He owns his own publishing company and recording studio, Ned's Place Recording. He has produced tracks for Opryland Hotel, several cruise ships, and Lee Greenwood's Theater in Pigeon Forge, TN, and Alfred Publishing.

He has been the music director for such shows as Bye Bye Love (The Everly Brothers Musical); Forever, Patsy Cline; Cotton Patch Gospel; and A Christmas Carol starring Jamie Farr of television's M*A*S*H at the famed Ryman Auditorium in Nashville TN.

He has performed with such artists as Ricky Van Shelton, Earl Thomas Conley, Boots Randolph, and with Jim Ed Brown on the Grand Ol' Opry. Tim's television appearances include Grand Ol' Opry Live and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

Tim also writes songs and in 2006 had a major-label artist record one of his songs, Alleluia, Alleluia (Peace to All Men) on a Christmas CD.

Tim serves as choir director and music minister at LaVergne First United Methodist Church.