Pianist, organist, composer and teacher, Kevin Murphy studied piano with Alice Canaday and Victor Rosenbaum and organ with Will Sherwood and Peter Krasinski. Kevin received a Senior Diploma from the New England Conservatory Extension Division in 1976, his BA from Harvard College in 1980 and his Master of Music from New England Conservatory in 1984. A member of the American Guild of Organists, Kevin received the Colleague Level Certificate from the AGO in 2001 and the Associate Level Certificate in June 2013.
At NEC Kevin studied composition and electronic music with Robert Ceeley. From 1984 to 1991 Kevin taught music at the Park School in Brookline, MA and was in charge of the Park music program from 1987 to 1991. Since leaving NEC, Kevin has given solo and chamber recitals of standard repertory and new works in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Michigan and New York. Kevin runs a private teaching studio, A Major Production. You can find a catalog of his compositions at the studio website, A Major Production.
Kevin was the music director and organist of the Weston United Methodist Church in Weston, MA from 1993 to 2001. Kevin is presently the organist and music director of the Sudbury United Methodist Church in Sudbury MA. He also teaches at the Charles River Creative Arts Program in Dover, Massachusetts.