Reid Turner is a composer and musician located in Iowa City, Iowa. With a strong background in jazz, classical, and electronic music, his music layers together unique instrumentation to create highly varied and music atmospheres and melodies.
In 2009, Turner attended the University of South Dakota. There he began to develop his skills in percussion, keyboard, composition, and digital audio. Turner performed in a number of ensembles including percussion ensemble, steel drum band, symphonic and concert band, jazz band, jazz combo, and others. After completing a thesis and performing a senior recital recital of original works, Turner graduated with honors cum laude from the University of South Dakota with a BMA in Musical Arts and a BS in Economics.
In addition to studying jazz piano at the University of Iowa, Turner currently acts as a composer in the video game industry and an independent piano instructor.