Memley, A. Kevin
Kevin A. Memley is a refreshing and versatile composer whose works have received the world-wide attention of audiences and performers. Though largely self-taught, Memley has received praise for his fine craftsmanship and dedication. He is in demand as a commissioned composer and has been prominently featured in the ACDA National and Regional conventions. His music has been performed in the Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, Segerstrom Hall, the Chicago Symphony Hall and at the Llangollen International Choral Festival in Wales by top placing choirs. He is published with Pavane Publishing (including his own choral series), Walton Music, Gentry Publishing and John Rich Music Press.
As an accomplished accompanist, he has served the Greater Fresno area in the musically-acclaimed Clovis Unified School District, the San Joaquin Chorale of Fresno Pacific University, the Clovis Community College choir and several California regional honor choirs. In 2015, Memley accepted a full time position as Music Minister of the Kingsburg Community Church. His passion is to assist his community in music literacy, theory and mentor young composition students.
He resides in Fresno, California, with his wife Melody and three sons Mark, John, and Kyle. For more information, visit www.kevinmemley.com.