Anthony T. Leach is named Penn State laureate

April 27, 2009

Anthony T. Leach, associate professor of music and music education in the College of Arts and Architecture, was named the University’s second Penn State laureate. His yearlong duties included raising awareness of the arts and enriching the public’s cultural experience. Leach, a tenor vocalist, pianist and music educator, is best known as the founder and conductor of the Essence of Joy choir.