Video: Penn State laureate discusses music's life-enhancing potential

March 18, 2010

University Park, Pa. -- Anthony Leach, the 2009-2010 Penn State laureate and associate professor of music and music education, understands music's potential to influence and enhance the lives of others. From directing two vocal music ensembles, the University Choir and the highly regarded choir Essence of Joy, to teaching undergraduate and graduate music education students, Leach sees firsthand the unifying power of music on both performers and audiences. He describes a bit of his musical philosophy by reflecting on the role music has played in his life since childhood.

Watch his story here.

  • Click on the image above to hear Penn State Laureate Anthony Leach's philosophy about music's influence on his life and its significance in all our lives.

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Last Updated November 18, 2010