Soloists Kevin and Melody Memley Bios

Soloist Kevin Memley

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Kevin A. Memley is a choral composer and pianist with over 70 published works to his credit. His music has been performed around the world. He has conducted his works in Carnegie Hall, has been featured prominently in choral music conventions, and is commissioned frequently for new works.

Memley is currently the full time Music Minister of the Kingsburg Community Church. He directs the choir and encourages musical literacy in the Kingsburg community. He holds a Designated Subjects Credential in Multimedia from Fresno Pacific University and has taught music in public schools for 28 years.

Kevin is married to Melody Memley. He lives in Fresno, CA, with his wife and three sons, Mark, John and Kyle. Bio

Soloist Melody Memley

4 July 2019 , ,

Melody Memley is a teacher of the deaf and hard-of-hearing at American Union Elementary School for the Fresno County Superintendent of Schools. She holds a B.A. and M.A in Communicative Sciences and Disorders with a concentration in Deaf Education from California State University, Fresno. She has also served as an itinerant DHH teacher, speech and listening skills teacher, and teacher of the severely disabled in Merced and Atwater.

As a musician from childhood, Melody has studied piano and voice, She has performed at Carnegie Hall and Roger Rocka’s Dinner Theatre. Melody has sung with Fresno Pacific University’s San Joaquin Chorale and with the Kingsburg Community Church choir. Melody has lent her voice to the Kevin A. Memley Studio Chorale for 18 years, providing recordings for much of her husband’s compositions.

Melody is married to Kevin Memley. She lives in Fresno with Kevin and their three boys, Mark, John, and Kyle.