Joshua Leyda, is a modern music composer that specializes in marching music. Joshua is currently obtaining a Bachelors in Music Education at Winthrop University, alongside studying Music Composition with Dr. Mark Lewis. Joshua has a long history of performance dating back over 8 years. His range of instruments stretches across woodwinds, brass, and percussion. Joshua currently has a focus on music for marching ensembles, but has recently expanded into other forms of composition.