David Leapley

David LeapleyAdjunct Instructor

David Leapley taught instrumental music for 30 years in public schools in Ohio and has taught trumpet to students at all levels for over 35 years. A former member of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, he has performed with the Columbus Symphony and various dance bands and combos in the Dayton-Springfield area.

David LeapleyDave is a member of the Ohio Valley British Brass Band and is the director of the Greene County Adult Concert Band. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Capital University and a master’s degree from The Ohio State University. Dave has studied with Ray Eubanks, Richard Suddendorf, Carmine Caruso, and Lowell “Bud” Arthur. Dave has also studied with Bert Truax, a former member of the Dallas and Philadelphia orchestras and a student of James Stamp.

Mr. Leapley is a member of the National Association for Music Education and the International Trumpet Guild, and has served as a district president and contest chairperson for the Ohio Music Education Association. He joined the Wittenberg faculty in 2012.

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