Location: Alabama, USA
Dr. Ray Braswell received both his bachelor's and master's degrees in music from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. He has been a church choir director as well as a band director since graduating from ASU. He completed his doctorate in education from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. His band, choral and orchestral compositions have been performed across the US and in the UK. He describes his musical style as contemporary romanticism, with melodic passages combined with accessible harmonies.
His composition website may be found at http://braswellmusic.blogspot.com
His dog, Jack, a yellow Lab, said to remind you that he helps Ray write his music by taking him on long walks so that he can have time to think about the music he is writing!