A Philadelphia native now residing in Los Angeles, Timothy Conley is a jazz musician, composer, producer and electronic musician.
His solo electronic project MAST draws together different sonic elements and channels them out through intense live performances. With a composers mind and a jazz musicians desire for exploring new improvisational realms, MAST incorporates crushing beats with live instrumentalists and has journeyed throughout the US, Canada, Europe and Japan.
In 2018 MAST released his 3rd LP “Thelonious Sphere Monk”, a cosmic journey reinterpreting the great Monk Song Book in celebration of his 100th birthday. The 16 track LP features a diverse cast of extraordinary musicians including Chris Speed, Brian Marsella, Makaya McCraven, Jason Fraticelli, Dan Rosenboom and more. Robert Christgau, the 78 year old esteemed music journalist, named “Thelonious Sphere Monk” the #2 album of the decade.
Tim has performed at Low End Theory in LA, the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, Lincoln Center in NYC and Festivals like the Halifax Jazz Festival in Nova Scotia, Gilles Peterson World Wide Showcase in Tokyo and The Winter Jazz Fest in New York.