Welcome to Kevin McChesney's website!
Kevin McChesney graduated with highest honors from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a BMus in Composition and Theory. A composer and arranger of handbell music, Kevin currently has nearly 1000 titles in print and is one of the very few musicians who makes handbells a full-time vocation. He has won numerous awards for his work, including winning American Guild of English Handbell Ringers Composition Contests and Jeffers Composer of the Year. Kevin is the handbell editor for Jeffers Handbell Supply and the RingingWord catalog.
He is also co-founder of the Solo To Ensemble Project, STEP, found at http://www.sonologymusic.com. He is Music Director of the Pikes Peak Ringers and his work with that organization for over 20 years has brought them to national prominence, including a recording with world-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma. Kevin is also Music Director of the Atlanta Concert Ringers. He is in demand throughout the handbell world as a workshop clinician and festival conductor.
Kevin lives in Colorado Springs, CO, with his wife Tracy and their cat, Belle.
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You may also call (719) 265-9691.