Steve Leicach is a master drummer and educator who has taught drumming at schools, universities, and wellness centers throughout the Northeast for more than 40 years. An expert in African and Caribbean drumming, drumming improvisation, percussion theory, and traditional instrument making, he teaches drumming to people of all ages and abilities, from advanced percussionists to complete beginners, including children, senior citizens, and individuals with severe disabilities.
As a teacher, Steve Leicach’s focus is to empower people in an environment that is supportive and safe, so they can freely express themselves. He also utilizes drumming as a vehicle for conflict resolution for people from war torn global communities. His drumming programs include: “To the Beat of a Different D.R.U.M.: Diversity, Respect, Unity, through Music”, and “Peace-building through Percussion.”