Eugene W. McBride‘s studies have been at the Juilliard School, Wm. Paterson College and the Center for Media Arts. Stanley Wolfe, Huge Aitkin and Nahum Amir are listed as his primary composition teachers. McBride’s orchestral piece Four for Orchestra may be heard on MMC Orchestral Miniatures, Vol. V, with Mr. McBride conducting. He and composer Jerome David Goodman presented a program of their music at Merkin Hall in April, 2004. Ten premieres were presented.