Timothy R. Smith has spent his career writing music and has had over 100 musical compositions published by OCP. His latest release Mass of the Sacred Heart features melodies, harmonies and rhythms that truly highlight the sacred Mass texts. The newly expanded edition includes scores and tracks for both piano/guitar and organ/brass ensembles.
His music fuses traditional and contemporary musical styles, uniting communities of all ages. Some of Tim's well-known liturgical compositions include: "Voice Of Christ," "Give Me Ears To Listen" and “In The Breaking of the Bread.” Favorite psalm settings include "In Every Age," “Give Thanks to the Lord” and “My God, My God.”
Tim’s ministry has taken him across the United States, conducting parish missions, men’s retreats, youth rallies and music ministry workshops that engage, educate and inspire. His presentations feature music designed to engage participation and foster prayerful reflection.
Tim has a Bachelor of Music degree from Michigan State University and Master of Music degree from Oakland University in Rochester Hills, Michigan, where he received the Distinguished Musicianship Award.
He and his wife, Kim, live in Waterford, Michigan, with their three children.