Joshua Cheney

Dr. Joshua Cheney

Assistant Professor of Music


  • DMA – Louisiana State University
  • MM – Mercer University
  • BA – Campbell University


Joshua Cheney, a native of Fayetteville, North Carolina, is the Visiting Assistant Professor of Music, Director of Choral Activities, and Coordinator of Worship Leadership at Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, North Carolina. At Gardner-Webb he conducts the Concert Choir, the Chorale, and the Handbell Choir. Joshua is also responsible for teaching conducting and courses in the Worship Leadership program.

Joshua performs with Coro Vocati, a professional choral ensemble based in Atlanta, Georgia. Previous appointments include service as the Assistant Professor of Choral Music at Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee, the Assistant Director of Music and Worship at First United Methodist Church of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the Choral Music Educator at John M. Morehead High School in Eden, North Carolina, and the Choral Music Educator at Harnett Central Middle School in Angier, North Carolina.

Joshua holds the BA in Music Education from Campbell University, the MM in Choral Conducting and Church Music from Mercer University, and the DMA in Choral Conducting from Louisiana State University. He and his wife Rebekah reside in Hendersonville, North Carolina.