Leigh Ann Cannady, Cumming Georgia
Voice and Acting Instructor
Leigh Ann Cannady has an extensive background in professional, community and educational music and theatre. An Atlanta native, Leigh Ann has worked as an accompanist, arranger, musical director, vocal coach and consultant for schools and theaters for the last twenty years. She has worked with students of every level; from Tony-award winners and current Broadway performers to beginning elementary-aged vocal students. Leigh Ann holds a degree in music education from Shorter College and is a certified K-12 music specialist as well as having completed postgraduate work in sound engineering through the Berklee School of Music in Boston. She also works as the musical director for the Emmy Award winning Georgia High School Musical Theater Awards–also known as the Shuler Hensley Awards. She is now proud to focus her energies as the Owner and Artist Director of the Forsyth Academy of Performing Arts.