Info: (901) 751-7669 • Tix: (901) 751-7500 • 1801 Exeter Rd. Germantown, TN 38138

Leah Craft Bedard joined the United States Coast Guard Band as co-principal oboist in February 2016. She earned a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Georgia with teacher Reid Messich and her Master of Music degree at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music with former Houston Symphony principal oboist, Robert Atherholt. Although she resides in East Lyme, CT, she plays regularly with the IRIS Orchestra in Memphis, TN. She and her husband, Timothy, are avid college football fans and enjoy raising their young son together.