- Bruce R. Smith
Bruce R. Smith
Composer Bruce R. Smith received his degree in woodwinds from Indiana University where he studied flute with James Pellerite and Carol Kniebusch Noe. He also studied composition and arranging with Bernard Heiden, Thomas Beversdorf, and orchestration with Juan Orrego-Salas. Smith received his master’s degree from Ball State University where he did further studies in composition with Robert Sherman. His appreciation for the skills and techniques of the flutist is demonstrated throughout this composition. This piece was a finalist in the NFA 2006 Newly Published Music Competition.