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composer , educator , musician , writer

Michael Joseph Smith, composer, musician, educator, writer. Member Swedish Composers Society, International Society Contemporary Music.

Background

Smith, Michael Joseph was born on August 13, 1938 in Tiline, Kentucky, United States. Son of Marvin Gilford and Bobbie Bell (Vinson) Smith.

Education

Student, New England Conservatory Music. Student, Julliard School.

Career

President, board directors World Music (United States of America), Inc., Atlanta, since 1993. Composer-in-residence, Georgia, 1980, 88-90. Lecturer, performer Agnes Scott College, Atlanta, Bowdoin College, Maine, Royal Opera, Stockholm, Central Conservatory Music, Beijing and Xian, China.

Researcher International Business Machines Corporation Corporation Scandinavia and Roland Synthesizer Corporation, since 1986.

Membership

Member Swedish Composers Society, International Society Contemporary Music.

Connections

Married Kerstin Alli-Maria Andersson, May 1973. Children: Tanja Michaelsdotter, Kassandra Michaelsdotter. Married Wei Wei, 1994.

Children: Symington Wei, Remington Wei, Vinson Wei.

father:
Marvin Gilford Smith

mother:
Bobbie Bell (Vinson) Smith

spouses:
Kerstin Alli-Maria Andersson

Wei Wei

children:
Tanja Michaelsdotter Smith

Kassandra Michaelsdotter Smith

Symington Wei Smith

Remington Wei Smith

Vinson Wei Smith