BIOGRAPHY b. 1952, Flint, Michigan Brad Kelley is a producer and composer of music for the broadcast and entertainment industries. He is recognized for his extensive work for Theme and Amusement Parks and other location-based entertainment in the U.S., Europe and Asia. His television music is heard throughout the United States and his compositions for the Digital Production Library are heard daily throughout the world. Additional composing credits include award-winning music for Universal Studios, Paramount Parks, McDonalds, Disney, IBM, Mazda, ESPN, Sea World, and Fox Television, as well as hundreds of commercials and television news, movie and promotional themes for network and independent television stations across the United States and Canada. Since 1985 Brad Kelley has been a leading composer and music producer for Theme Park shows and attractions. Simulator rides, 4-D films, Dark Rides, live theatrical and mulitmedia shows have all benefitted from musical scores composed and produced by Mr. Kelley. His concert arrangements are performed regularly by pops orchestras nationwide. Mr. Kelley specializes in live concert and special-event music direction and conducting. He conducted the orchestra for the Grand Opening Celebration of Sea World of Texas, The 25th Anniversary Celebration at Sea World of California, and other special events in the US. the groundbreaking celebration for Tokyo Disney Sea as well as the Grand Opening Gala in September 2001, attended by Michael Eisner and Roy Disney. He has 25 years of experience conducting orchestras in live and televised events throughout the United States and is the music director and conductor for "Disney on Classic" the Japan National Disney orchestra tour. In addition, Mr. Kelley has a broad background in coordinating orchestral performance with multimedia such as projected image, laser and pyrotechnics. He is the author of numerous published collections for chorus, brass and winds and has served as a clinician for the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences' "Grammy Sessions" program. His busy recording schedule has taken him to London, Nashville, Tokyo, Dallas, Seattle and Los Angeles where he resides with his family. Mr. Kelley is a member of ASCAP, The American Federation of Musicians, the Conductors Guild and The Recording Academy (NARAS) and is an artist-endorser for Mackie professional music products.