Madison music legend to receive achievement award | Community Spirit
Madison-area musicians are applauding one of their own this summer for a lifetime of musical achievement.
Michael Leckrone, University of Wisconsin-Madison marching band director, will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award June 23. The Madison Area Music Association will present the award to Leckrone at the Capital Theater at 6 p.m.
Leckrone, in his 44th directing year at UW-Madison, is known as an arranger, composer and performer across the nation, and has been named one of 10 Madison musical legends by Madison Magazine.
Tickets to the event can be purchased at the Overture Center Box Office or online at http://bit.ly/14d0SQK.