Adjunct Vocal Instructor
Director of Vocal Ensemble
Tenor Joshua Leger joined the Commercial Music faculty at LSCPA in the spring of 2013 as adjunct instructor of voice and director of the newly-formed Vocal Ensemble. Comfortable in contemporary and traditional settings, Leger works with a diverse range of students in the Commercial Music division.
Leger has served as Musical Director/Conductor on numerous productions in local community theaters as well as at Nederland High School and Lamar University. His musical directing/conducting credits include "Bat Boy: The Musical," "White Christmas," "The Pirates of Penzance," "Hairspray," "Scrooge," "Little Shop of Horrors," "Grease," "25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," "Footloose," "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change," and "Quilters: The Musical."
Leger earned a Bachelor of Music Degree in Choral/Vocal Music Education from Lamar University-Beaumont, where he studied voice with Dr. William Mouat and Dr. Barbara Mathis and coached with David Jones of New York. Leger also studied choral conducting with Dr. L. Randolph Babin. He is currently working toward his Master of Music degree at Lamar University and is slated to serve as Music Director/Conductor of Lamar's spring 2014 musical theatre production of "Sweet Charity."
Leger is also Director of Music at St. Mary Catholic Church of Fannett and Director of Life Teen Music at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Nederland. In addition, Leger is a member of the Diocesan Music Commission of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Beaumont, and the National Association of Teachers of Singing.