Kelvyn Koning specializes in composing for choir and theatre and in performing as a countertenor and pianist. He recently completed his Master of Music in Composition from the Boston Conservatory at Berklee and has been commissioned to write pieces for his alma mater as well as for Zeeland High School, Batesville High School, the Da Camera Singers, Quorum, and the Oriana Consort. He was a staff accompanist at Calvin University and Aquinas College and has sung as a soloist with the Choral Scholars at the Beaver Island Baroque Festival. He is currently the Director of Music at First Baptist Church of Melrose, a music director for Rehearsal for Life theatre troupes, and is the soprano section leader for the Oriana Consort. He is a founding member of the Nightingale vocal ensemble and also accompanies the choirs at Boston Latin School as well as voice lessons and musical theatre at Boston Conservatory. It is Kelvyn’s goal to foster empathy, healing, and social justice for individuals and communities through music.
*Photography: Wesley Verge