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Master Sergeant Timothy Hilgert

Master Sgt. Timothy Hilgert is a trombonist with the Ceremonial Brass, The United States Air Force Band, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C. He began his career in the Air Force in 2013.

A graduate of the Community College of the Air Force, Hilgert received an Associate of Applied Science in Music in 2015. Additionally, he earned his Bachelor of Music from Valdosta State University in 2011, his Master of Music from the Yale School of Music in 2013, and his Doctor of Musical Arts from the Catholic University of America in 2018.

Air Force career highlights include providing music for the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) change of command ceremony at Hurlburt Field in 2016 and the 2018 White House Easter Egg Roll.