Kevin Ronan is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he earned his Bachelor of Music Education and Master of Music Performance degrees. While a student at ASU, he studied with Sam Pilafian, world-renowned brass pedagogue and co-author of "The Breathing Gym". Kevin also served on the instructional staff of the ASU Athletic Band Department for five years, under the direction of James G. Hudson.
Mr. Ronan works year-round as a music arranger and copyist. Proficient in Sibelius and Finale, Kevin has over a decade of experience in transcribing, arranging, copyist work, and preparing/engraving pieces for publication or distribution. On the marching field, bands performing his arrangements have been recognized as State Marching Finalists and Champions.
Since 2007, Kevin has been a brass instructor for the 18-time World Champion Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps. Prior to joining The Blue Devils staff, Kevin was a member of the hornline and served as tuba section leader. Mr. Ronan currently resides in Lewisville, TX where he is a private lesson instructor at Marcus High School, Hebron High School, and Flower Mound High School.