Joe Hesh is the Director of Worship for Chelten: A Church of Hope, a growing congregation in Dresher, PA. Chelten is Joe's fourth church he has served in over the past 30 years. He also is an adjunct faculty member at Immaculata University where he teaches graduate level keyboard improvisation. He performs and consults both locally and nationally, and performs with his group called Caleb. He is a researcher in music and trauma for Lakeside Educational Network. He currently became certified as a Family Trauma Professionl by the Institute of Family Professionals in Philadelphia.
Joe studied with Lorraine Hartwell through his youth, and then with Perry Hackett from Julliard during his years at Illinois State University. He is an RMT (Registered Music Therapist), and a Thm graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary.
"Peace" is my first album in the field called "Trauma-Informed Music". You won't find examples of that here at Broadjam, but can be obtained at Amazon and iTunes or CD Baby.
Trauma Informed Music
This week, I have released the album called "Peace", which is therapeutically designed to provide wind-down music for sleep and relaxation. At this writing it is available on Amazon and should be available on itunes by Friday.
Who is Joe Hesh?
ABOUT JOE HESH:
*family: Joe and his wife, Claudia, reside in Perkasie. They have one daughter, Corrie.
*past agents for Joe Hesh: Blytham Booking Agency; Nicky Cull Booking Agency
*label and producer: Aspenbreeze Productions (www.aspenbreeze.com)
*albums of Joe's music, 1988-present: HOSANNA, INSIDE THE MORNING, STAY PURE, BATTLEGROUND ON MAIN STREET, YOUTH TUNES, NEXT EXIT: 10 TO 20, ABOUNDING IN LOVE, REBEL SOUL, ONE PURPOSE, ONE MIND; JOE HESH CHRISTMAS; HOPE, HYMNS, LONG HAUL, BABY, JOE HESH AND CALEB CHRISTMAS, PEACE.
*films: soundtrack to SILENT CLIMB, BRIDGE OF HOPE
*books: The Crossroads Series (NAVPRESS)
Some of the albums listed on this site are solo projects by Joe, or involved his friends Jeff Nicholson, Greg Rockwell and Ted Saul. (The MOB), OR Cindy Weir and Lori Clemmer of the group called Caleb.
Joe currently is the director of worship ministries at Chelten: A Church of Hope, and also is an adjunct faculty member at Immaculata University. He is a researcher on music and trauma for Lakeside Educational Network,