Mr. Bruce Lehman earned his B.M. in percussion performance from Indiana State University and his M.M. in percussion performance from the University of Akron. Mr. Lehman was the principal percussionist for the Terre Haute, Elkhart, and South Bend Symphonies in Indiana. He served as the band director at Sarasota Christian School from 1993 – 2002, and was principal percussionist of the Sarasota Pops Orchestra from 1995 - 2003. When Mr. Lehman isn't teaching percussionists at GCHFA, he is a percussionist, himself, with the Sarasota Orchestra and a conductor and percussion coach with the Sarasota Youth Orchestra.