Dr. Leo Day
Leo Day is a native of Canton, Mississippi. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from William Carey College in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and a Master of Music degree from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York. He completed a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Dr. Leo Day has served on the faculty of both William Carey College and the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. The courses taught by Dr. Day are as follows: Vocal Pedagogy, Diction for Singers (French, German, Italian, and English), Sacred Solo Literature, French Song Literature, Italian Song Literature, and Vocal Studio Management. Leo was Minister of Music at Olive Baptist Church in Pensacola, Florida. Not only did he facilitate worship leadership, but also the children/youth choirs, the drama ministry, adult choir, orchestra, praise team, and many other ensembles. During this time, Leo also served as an adjunct voice faculty member at the University of West Florida. Currently, Dr. Day is the Dean of the School of Church Music at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, TX, a post he began in August 2013. He performs frequently across the United States and has performed professionally with the Hawaii Opera Theatre of Honolulu. Leo Day has two recordings available. “He Loves Me” was released in June 2003 and “Solace For The Soul” was released in June 2005. These recordings can be obtained by emailing Leo at firstname.lastname@example.org.