Since 2004 Kenneth Bos has been a member of the music faculty at Grand Rapids Community College where he serves as the full-time Music Department accompanist along with teaching applied piano and organ and piano techniques classes. He is the regular accompanist for the Calvin College Alumni Choir and the Organ Fellow for the Grand Rapids Choir of Men and Boys. Dr. Bos serves as organist and Director of Music at Calvin Christian Reformed Church in Grand Rapids. He accompanies for Opera Grand Rapids and for the Harbor Choral Festival and is the principal keyboardist for the “Baroque on Beaver” festival on Beaver Island.
Dr. Bos is well-known as a pianist, organist, and accompanist in western Michigan. His career as a professional accompanist has included performances in Europe, the Orient, and the British Virgin Islands as well as throughout the United States. He has recently played in organ recitals at Pillar Church in Holland and at Calvin Christian Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, and he was guest organ soloist for the spring concert of the Calvin Alumni Orchestra. His recent accompanying engagements have included performances with the Holland Chorale and the Michigan Youth Arts Festival as well as concerts at the American Choral Directors Association Central Division Convention and at the Michigan Music Conference. He has also performed in the Gilmore International Keyboard Festival and the Fontana Chamber Arts Summer Series.
Dr. Bos previously taught at Grace Bible College, Calvin College, Kuyper College, and Northwestern College. He has degrees from Calvin College and the University of Michigan, and he holds a doctorate in piano performance from Michigan State University. Ken and his wife, Fay, have three wonderful daughters, three pretty good sons-in-law, and the two most adorable grandchildren in the world, Kate and Joshua.