Hildebrand is Associate
Kantor at Concordia Theological Seminary, Ft. Wayne, Indiana.
An experienced teacher of children and adults, Hildebrand
has served the Church at the parish and synodical levels.
He has served previously as teacher and director of music
at St. Luke Lutheran Church and School in Clinton Township,
Michigan. His teaching at the seminary includes courses
in vocal development, music fundamentals, and music for
worship, as well as choir and organ responsibilities for
daily chapel and other services. His service to the Church
also includes teaching in the annual organist workshops
at the seminary, attracting parish organists from across
the country; and leading portions of the Good Shepherd
Institute conference, held each November at the seminary.
Hildebrand has also founded and directs the Seminary Children's
Choir, composed of children from the seminary community.
undergraduate education occurred at Concordia University, River
Forest, Illinois, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in music
and education. He received the Master of Music degree in organ
and church music from the University of Michigan, where he
studied with Dr. Marilyn Mason.
has numerous compositions for organ and choir published
with Concordia Publishing House and MorningStar Music Publishers.
He was a recipient of the Richard Hillert Award in Composition
from Concordia University, River Forest, Illinois. He has
also been a workshop leader and instructor for the LCMS
Commission on Worship, as well as organ recitalist and
hymn festival presenter across the United States and Canada.
Choral music by Kevin Hildebrand
Organ music by Kevin Hildebrand