Welcome to Chris K Music Lessons and Services of Mattoon, IL!

My name is Christopher Keniley, a multi-instrumentalist, educator, performer and music advocate located in Mattoon, Illinois.  Other titles I hold include founder and program director for Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois (established Spring 2021-Current) that features various community music ensembles,  founder and band director for the Central Illinois Homeschool Band Program (Established Fall 2021 – Current), band director for the Maranatha Christian Academy in Mattoon, IL (2022 – Current) and instructor/writer for many award winning marching programs including Mattoon Middle School (drumline), Mattoon High School (Staff, Drumline, Field Show Music, Drill, Visual),  Blue Ridge Marching Band (Drill, Percussion Writing),  Arcola High School  (Staff, Drumline, Field Show Music, Drill),  and more.

For a more detailed list or more about my performance/teaching history please visit the about me section of the website.

My music business, Chris K Music, provides many musical services throughout Central Illinois and the Midwest including (but not limited too) a variety of music lessons, instrument repairs, piano tuning, music ministry consultation and helping local school music and marching band programs.  New to my list of services includes refurbishing or working on used brass and wood wind instruments to promote involvement in school music programs.  Though I have over 25 years of performing and teaching experience, Chris K Music  became an official business in Winter 2009.  New in 2023 Chris K Music now offers Instrument Rentails for Brass and Wood Wind Instruments!

Chris K Music Lessons and Repairs Studio is located in Mattoon IL. 

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Latest News from Chris K Music

Registering New Students for Summer 2023!

I’m starting to line up new students for Summer! All instruments, Ages 5+. Online, In-Person, and Video Critiques available. Learn how to be a functional musician for any music program.[…]

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May 10, 2023 0

December Piano Tunings Available

December is a great month for Piano Tuning and repairs! This includes grand piano’s, baby grands, spinet/upright, electric keyboards and more! Sticky or worn key repair and pitch raise included.[…]

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November 17, 2022 0

Wood Wind and Brass Instruments for Sale and Rent!

Attention band families! I currently have wood wind and brass instruments available for purchase and rent! These are great instruments (reputable brands) that I refurbish or get into playing condition.[…]

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August 30, 2022 0

Interested in Music Lessons?  Questions about Instrument Repairs?  Contact Chris K Music Below!

Due to high volume of Music Lessons, Repairs and Tunings,  Chris K may not be able to answer incoming calls.  Please leave a  voice message or text 217-232-3786 (DRUM) or send an email below!  If you rather send an email you can send inquiries to info@ChrisKMusic.com!