1072 W. 15th St. #3
San Pedro, CA 90731
Phone: (310) 548-7260
apetker@gmail.com
Kevin Memley

Kevin A. Memley is a refreshing and versatile composer whose works have received world-wide attention.  Memley has received praise for his musical craftsmanship from Rodney Eichenberger, Bradley Ellingboe, David Dickau and several others in the global choral community.  He is in demand as a commissioned composer and has been prominently featured in ACDA National and Regional conventions. 

He has served the central California region as assistant director and accompanist for the Clovis Unified School District, the San Joaquin Chorale of Fresno Pacific University, the Clovis Community College choir and several regional honor choirs.  In 2015, Memley accepted a full time position as Music Minister of the Kingsburg Community Church. 

His passion is to compose, assist his community in music literacy and to mentor young students.  Memley has also composed scores for film and enjoys the challenges and variety.  He resides in Fresno, California, with his wife Melody and three sons Mark, John, and Kyle.  His music can be further discovered at 
www.halleonard.com or  www.kevinmemley.com.

 

 [Extended Works] [Octavo] [Instrumental Parts]
 


 

 

 Anadyomene 
Composer: Kevin A. Memley  Author/Lyricist: Sara Teasdale 

Voicing: SSAA Digital  Released: January 2013  Difficulty: Medium
   IMPRESSIONS (Reflections on Humanity by Sara Teasdale) is a set of three outstanding pieces by Kevin Memley for treble voices. The texts are favorites of many and Kevin?s treatments are exquisite masterpieces. Although the 3 selections are released separately, they are best presented as a trilogy. High school and college.
 

  P1446D - SSAA Digital  [buy now]
$2.35

 

 

 Autumn 
Composer: Kevin A. Memley  Author/Lyricist: Thomas Hood (1799-1845) 

Voicing: SATB Digital  Released: January 2013  Difficulty: Medium Easy
   Kevin Memley?s artistry paints pictures with music in this setting of 19th century poet Thomas Hood?s words. High school and college choirs will be enraptured by the beauty of this selection. One can hear the rain begin to fall at the opening and the longing for summer?s song by the end. Kevin Memley is one of the newest and most popular composers to attract the attention of the ACDA community.
 

  P1445D - SATB Digital  [buy now]
$2.35

 

 

 If I Were The Velvet Rose 
Composer: Kevin A. Memley  Author/Lyricist: Sara Teasdale 

Voicing: SSAA Digital  Released: January 2013  Difficulty: Medium Easy
   IMPRESSIONS (Reflections on Humanity by Sara Teasdale) is a set of three outstanding pieces by Kevin Memley for treble voices. The texts are favorites of many and Kevin?s treatments are exquisite masterpieces. Although the 3 selections are released separately, they are best presented as a trilogy. High school and college.
 

  P1447D - SSAA Digital  [buy now]
$2.10

 
On Solid Ground
 

 On Solid Ground  
Arranger: Kevin Memley 

Voicing: Piano  Released: January 2014 
Sample Sound File Listen
   Acclaimed composer Kevin A. Memley has provided us with his first solo piano book. Featuring a collection of 10 standard hymns, including ''A Mighty Fortress'', ''All Creatures of Our God and King'', ''What A Friend We Have in Jesus'', ''Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee'' and six others, Kevin displays his keyboard artistry. While the hymns are traditional, Kevin brings a freshness to each tune for the modern church. Medium to advanced, these arrangements are appropriate for services and concerts.
 

PDF 2x2 See the Music

  P7003 - Piano  [buy now]
$14.99

 

 

 Sister Gone 
Composer: Kevin A. Memley  Author/Lyricist: William Barnes (1801-1886) 

Voicing: SATB, divisi Digital  Released: January 2013  Difficulty: Medium
   Memley has set this thoughtful 19th century Barnes poem in a contemporary madrigal style. Pensive moments cadence on stunning chords, gentle dissonances provoke the listener?s ears, woven together in the beauty that always accompanies Kevin?s creations. Excellent for high school, college or community choirs.
 

  P1444D - SATB, divisi Digital  [buy now]
$2.10

 

 

 There Will Come Soft Rains 
Composer: Kevin A. Memley  Author/Lyricist: Sara Teasdale 

Voicing: SSAA Digital  Released: January 2013  Difficulty: Medium Easy
   IMPRESSIONS (Reflections on Humanity by Sara Teasdale) is a set of three outstanding pieces by Kevin Memley for treble voices. The texts are favorites of many and Kevin?s treatments are exquisite masterpieces. Although the 3 selections are released separately, they are best presented as a trilogy. High school and college.
 

  P1448D - SSAA Digital  [buy now]
$2.35

 
Gloria In Excelsis Deo
 

 Gloria In Excelsis Deo 
Composer: Kevin A. Memley 

Voicing: SATB  Released: January 2013  Difficulty: Medium
Sample Sound File Listen
   Brilliant! Exciting! Fresh! are words that describe Memley's new GLORIA - a 10 minute work in 3 continuous sections for mixed choir with brass quintet, piano, timpani and percussion. Excellent for church or school concert from good high school to college choirs to community groups, this work makes a fabulous pairing with his MAGNIFICAT, released in 2012. Memley's rhythmic vitality and captivating melodies have been described as ''when Rutter meets Bernstein.''
 

PDF 2x2 See the Music

  P3015 - SATB  [buy now]
$8.99
  P9062 - FULL SCORE -Brass Quintet and Percussion  [buy now]
$50.00
  P9063 - PARTS -Brass Quintet and Percussion  [buy now]
$50.00
  P9072 - FULL SCORE - Full Orchestra  [buy now]
$75.00
  P9073 - PARTS - Full Orchestra  [buy now]
$150.00

 
Magnificat
 

 Magnificat 
Composer: Kevin A. Memley 

Voicing: SATB 
Season: Advent  Released: January 2012  Difficulty: Medium
Sample Sound File Listen
   Kevin Memley was a new name just 3 years ago, but his superb writing skills have caught the attention of fine choirs throughout the world. This work will solidify his place among the top composers living today. This 20 minute, 3-movement work for choir, brass, percussion and piano or organ is a joy to sing from start to finish. The melodies are tuneful and fresh, the rhythms exhilarating and compelling. High school, college, community and church choirs will want to add this piece to their Christmas library.
 

PDF 2x2 See the Music

  P3014 - SATB  [buy now]
$9.99
  P9057 - FULL SCORE - Full Brass and Percussion  [buy now]
$75.00
  P9057D - FULL SCORE - Full Brass and Percussion Digital