Russell Peck

 

 

Age: 64

 

Summary: world-renowned classical music composer whose compositions had thousands of performances by hundreds of orchestras in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Africa, whose repertoire is notable for its colorful and idiomatic orchestration and an exceptionally accessible personal style combining the classical idiom with a recognizable influence of popular American musical language.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by unknown method

 

Born: January 25, 1945

 

Died: March 1, 2009

 

Location: Greensboro, North Carolina