Music Lessons 2017-08-25T14:33:19+00:00

Woodwinds Instruction

Wayne Leechford has taught woodwinds for 22 years. Saxophone, clarinet, flute, bassoon, and oboe. He owns and operates Leechford Music where he teaches private lessons. He is the adjunct professor of saxophone at Meredith College. He has taught on the faculties of North Carolina State University, Wake Technical Community College, and Shaw University.

His students consistently receive top awards for their performances. Including All-County Band, All-District, Regional Jazz, All-State, All-State Jazz, Governor’s School, UNCG Honor Band, All-American Marching Band, and Honor Band of America. Also, Wayne Leechford has helped many students prepare for college music auditions and careers as professional music educators and performers.

Half-hour private lessons are available on a weekly, ongoing basis. Students must provide their own instruments, books, and equipment. Prospective students – please read the lesson policies for policies and rates.

Leechford Music, 216 East Chatham Street, Suite 101, Cary, NC 27511

Monday 3-7pm
Tuesday 3-6pm
Wednesday 3-6pm
Thursday 3-6pm (Fall/Spring)

Please fill out and submit the form to inquire about lessons with Wayne Leechford.

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“Thank you for the great all-district results. William was quick to say he owes his success to you! He has never scored so high and your help has been tremendous. He is quite excited to be working with you! THANK YOU from some very proud parents!”
– Darden and David Coe

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– Cathy Kimble

“You have been a huge inspiration for Joslyn, and I appreciate all the time you’ve spent teaching her to play her clarinet and bassoon over the past few years. You’ve been a great role model for her!”
– Tammy Parsons

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– Sam Carter

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– Heidi Carter

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