The mission of HMPI is to train, equip, and empower musicians in the genre of Gospel Music.

The vision of HMPI is to be the most effective gospel music instruction resource in the world.

Core Values:

  • Service. We are here to serve musicians and help them realize their potential as artists. Therefore, all we do is with this mindset. We will focus on providing excellent customer service to all who give us the honor of working with them.
  • Quality and Innovation. We strive to produce the highest quality products, training and courses while delivering them in the most innovative way possible.
  • Honesty and Integrity. To treat all stakeholders with respect and to go above and beyond simply being fair and provide people with more than they expect.
  • Collaboration. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with and we actively pursue relationships that will benefit all involved and grow the genre of Gospel Music.
  • Open and Honest Communication. If we mess up, and we will, we want to be held to account and handle any conflicts with speed and honesty. We feel we will eliminate as many errors as possible if we communicate clearly and often.
  • Be Relevant to Our Customers. To identify trends in the marketplace and make sure that musicians are receiving real solutions to their problems and that our products/services are on the cutting edge.

Kenneth Hollins is the founder of HMPI. He began playing music at the age of two years old at a church where his father served as senior pastor. At 15 years old he began playing music professionally on a live recording under Malaco Record Label with Twinkie Clark under the direction of Dr. Mattie Moss Clark .

Throughout high school he won several awards, including the Louis Armstrong award for outstanding performance in jazz. During Kenneth’s senior year in high school he received
first chair positions in both All West Tennessee and All State Tennessee high school competitions. As a result he received a full tuition music scholarship to the University of Memphis where he obtained a Bachelors of Arts degree in Music Performance.

He has performed with various musical artists and groups like Marvin Sapp, Tramaine Hawkins,
Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Timothy Wright, Keith Staten, Kurt Carr, Ben Tankard, Maurette Brown, Kirk
Whalum, Dottie Peeples, Ernie Watts, Bob Berg, Frank Foster, James Williams, Donald Brown,
Peter Erskin, The Memphis Symphony and many others. He has appeared on and produced multiple
recording projects and has been featured as a special musical guest on TBN (Trinity Broadcast

Kenneth Hollins is the founder of HMPI (Hollins Musical Productions International) and My
Keyboard Connection which focuses on producing instructional videos and services for
gospel musicians. He is the producer and instructor of nine full length instructional videos
that are used by thousands of musicians worldwide.

An ordained minister, he serves his church and community on a weekly basis. He is the author of
two books, “Faith: The Currency of the Kingdom” and “The Secrets To Becoming a Master Musician”and he hosts

the weekly television broadcast “Faith That Overcomes”.



Purple Montera is HMPI’s Director of Customer Satisfaction. She holds a degree in computer programming and has exceptional abilities in administration and customer service. She works very hard to ensure that every customer is fully satisfied with their experience with HMPI.