Bachelor, University Nebraska, 1960. Master of Music, University Nebraska, 1962. Student, Institute Torcuato Di Tella, Buenos Aires, 1966.
Doctor of Museum Arts, Cornell University, 1966.
Assistant professor music City University of New York, Cortland, 1966-1967. Professor University Virginia, Charlottesville, since 1967. Member judging panel symphonic awards American Society of Composers, 1978, International Biennial Composition Contest, Puerto Rico, 1981, Virginia chapter College Band Director's National Association National Band Composition Contest, 1982, 88.
Bass Blue Ridge Chamber Orchestra, Charlottesville, since 1992.
Married Marion Helen Wright, July 22, 1960. 1 child, Douglas Campbell.