About Kasey Leighty
Get to know Kasey Leighty
Kasey Leighty is a recent graduate of the University of Arizona's music education program. While Kasey will be accepting a general music teaching job in August, Kasey has always had a passion for music and sharing that love with others. Kasey began playing trumpet at the age of eight years old in the Phoenix public school system and fell in love with band in high school. After she graduated, she decided to pursue music at a higher level. A student of Jason Carder, David Hickman, and Bill Humbert- Kasey has studied at Glendale Community College, Arizona State University, and the University of Arizona performing in various large ensembles, small ensembles, and as a soloist. Kasey has found her passion in teaching beginner students and loves to foster the love of music and the relationship between the musician and the instrument.
Founded in a small house back in 1952, Music & Arts has been owned and operated by the same family since the very beginning. Now the nation’s leading provider of music lessons, instrument rentals, repairs and sales, we’ve grown significantly over the years, but we’ve never lost sight of music’s impact on a personal level. From busy professional musicians gearing up for the next show to the parents of children learning about music for the very first time, we’re proud to serve all people with an interest in music. Stop in an see us at our Tucson, AZ location today! We can’t wait to connect you with everything you need to succeed in music!