Will LydGATE

Chocolate Educator

Will Lydgate is a chocolate farmer, educational Speaker, musician, and music producer, known for his exquisite taste, in both music and chocolate. Will is from Kauai, HI where his family first emigrated in 1867, making him the fifth generation of Kauai Lydgates.  Will’s Steelgrass Farm is one of the largest chocolate farms in the state of Hawaii, and hosts regular educational workshops and chocolate tastings open to the public.  In addition to chocolate, Steelgrass grows vegetables and fruits of all kinds, vanilla, and raises honey bees.  

As a music producer/coach, studio manager, and recording engineer his clients range from all parts of the music and post production industries, from local favorites to movie stars.  A graduate, Summa Cum Laude, of Berklee College of Music, Will’s appetite for education has taken him to Spain where he is working on his Masters Degree in Music Production, Technology and Innovation at Berklee College of Music’s Valencia Campus.  When not working on chocolate or music Will enjoys bodybuilding, cooking delicious food, listening to audiobooks, and spending time with his Sister’s family in England.