Justin B. Handley is a composer and a musician, whose work spans the realms of classical, folk, rock, and traditional West African music. He started playing violin as a small child and has since learned guitar, trumpet, flute, percussion, and kora. At present, Handley’s diverse musical activity includes work on an original solo singer / songwriter performance project, recording an ambient acoustic album, and working as composer and Musical Director of Double Edge Theatre.
Handley began working with Double Edge Theatre in 2000 as a musician, sound editor, and accomplished popular artist. Handley has played music, including kora, guitar, and violin, and performed with Double Edge in their street performance, at concerts, and on tour in five US states, as well as in Argentina, Poland, and Hungary.