McBeth, W(illiam) Francis
- Raoul F. Camus
(b Ropesville, nr Lubbock, TX, March 9, 1933; d Arkadelphia, AR, Jan 6, 2012). American composer, conductor, and music educator. He attended Hardin-Simmons University (BM 1954, DMus 1971), the University of Texas (MM 1957), and the Eastman School, and studied with Howard Hanson, Kent Kennan, Clifton Williams, and Bernard Rogers. In ...