Brent Smith

Profile Updated: July 4, 2021
Brent Smith
Residing In: Raleigh, NC USA
Spouse/Partner: Nella
Occupation: Retired NCSU
Children: Marcus born 1974, deceased 1996 at the age of 21.
Cevin Brent 1971 + 2 grandchildren Evan 2007/Skylar More…2015
Yes! Attending Reunion
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BS NCSU 1966 Chemistry - PhD U FL1970 Physics.
1970-1981 manufacturing @ UMM & WPP
Research @ Cotton Incorporated 1981-1984
NCSU 23 years teaching, research, consulting 1984-2007
Retired NCSU 2007 with rank of Chaired Professor
Awarded International Olney Medal 2007
Regional jazz/pops/rock bands (sax, guitar, bass, flute) 1970-presemt
Clarinet in symphonies (Raleigh, Durham, Rocky Mount, etc)
Composer of chamber music for clarinet (

School Story:

Thanks to Mr Southwick! and Ms Phyllis Garriss, I still am playing with several symphonies and I am grateful for every minute of it.

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