Mr. Walley has resided in Fort Wayne since September of 1990. His professional work involves teaching at Indiana University - Purdue University Fort Wayne in the Department of Music, Indiana Wesleyan University in the School for Adult Professional Studies and Taylor University with the music department.
Mr. Walley’s educational background includes a Bachelor of Music degree from American Conservatory, Chicago, a church music diploma from Moody Bible Institute, Chicago, and the Master of Arts degree in Intercultural Communications from Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL.
He is a published composer/arranger and has produced a number of recordings with various artists. One of his current goals is to record a number of piano trio pieces featuring jazz treatments of favorite gospel songs from the early 20th century.
He still maintains his work with standard classical piano repertory and participates in the music program at St. Joe United Methodist Church in Fort Wayne.