Band and Orchestra Instrument Sales Team
If you visit our store, these are the first people you will see.
Joined Amro in 2010.
Leslie was born and raised in Memphis, TN, and currently, resides in Tipton County. He attended high school at Sky View Academy and played percussion in the marching and concert Bands and drums in the Jazz Band. Leslie attended the University of Memphis on a band scholarship and marched on the drum line. He also plays classical guitar and cello. Leslie has 25 years of sales experience and loves what he does. "I enjoy helping people find the right instrument to fit their needs.
Joined Amro in 1996.
Chris has the longest tenure of our band and orchestra team. Musical experience includes keyboard composition and performance, guitar performance, and home studio production. Chris is known at Amro for singing along with all videos on the downstairs monitors.
Joined Amro in 2017
Alice was born in Burlington, Vermont, but is proud to call Memphis her home. She is a part-time member of the Band & Orchestra team. During the rest of the week, you can find her playing fiddle professionally in various bands, including Blackwater Trio and Alice Hasen & the Blaze. With three years of past experience as a band director, Alice enjoys helping young players find their first instruments and matching developing musicians with their "friend for life."
Joined Amro in 2017
Johneice is currently enrolled at the University of Memphis, majoring in Chemistry. She has been continuing her studies as a violinist through private lessons and active participation in the Walker Symphony Orchestra. She is a part-time member of our Band and Orchestra team. During her time at Amro, she enjoys creating new and exciting displays around the store. Her enthusiasm encourages students young and old to find the perfect instrument. Johneice's ultimate goal is to instil confidence in every player she meets.
Joined Amro in 2019
Anthony is a 14-year musician, 20-year vocalist, 7-year educator, arranger, and composer born and raised in Cordova, TN. He attended the University of Memphis as a student of the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music as well as the Helen Hardin Honors College. When Anthony isn't at Amro, he serves the Greater Memphis areas in multiple capacities, always accepting the charge to "advance music in America" which is a large part of the Object of the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity of America, of which he is an alumni member. With the Memphis Music Initiative Anthony assists band programs during the school day, teaching and educating students on their particular instruments. In the past he has worked with high school marching bands as High Brass tech, helping lead them to notable accolades and awards in the process. Anthony is an entrepreneur as well, as he is the founder/musical director of The Four Strings Quartet under the umbrella of Anthony Little Productions (ALP) Music Company. His experience and passion for music, coupled with 10 years of sales and management experience, gives him a broad range of skills which he applies to every area of his life, leaving no one he meets untouched and unaffected in a positive way. "If I can live knowing that I have made a positive impact on the lives of those whose paths I've crossed, I can die happy knowing that I was effective and that I helped others reach their full potential while reaching my own as well."