Timothy Smith holds the D.M. in Music Literature and Performance from Indiana University, the M.M. degree from Indiana University, and the B.M. degree from St. Olaf College. Professor Smith's duties include teaching Applied Piano, Music Theory, Piano Accompanying Seminar, Keyboard Literature, and Piano Pedagogy. He also accompanies numerous students and faculty members in recitals. In addition to his responsibilities at Tech, Professor Smith is a past president of the Arkansas State Music Teachers Association, and he continues to be active in ASMTA. He is also a member of the local music club where he frequently lectures and performs. In addition to solo work, Professor Smith is an active chamber musician who has collaborated with hundreds of musicians throughout his career. He has been the official pianist for the D'Angelo Competition in Strings at Mercyhurst College. He has recorded the Suzuki cello repertoire with renowned cellist Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi. He recently recorded a CD, Collage, with trombonist Will Kimball on the Tantara label. When he is not practicing or teaching, Professor Smith is an avid runner and lover of musical theatre.