Existing comfortably outside the box, Tom Leighton is a passionate and versatile musical artist with experience spanning multiple genres and mediums. As an operatic tenor he has appeared with Madison Opera, Florentine Opera, Nashville Opera, and as a soloist with the Madison Symphony and Milwaukee Symphony.
As an entertainer on the Jersey Shore, Tom has delighted audiences with his unique interpretations of popular songs from the last six decades in resort destinations like Cape May, Wildwood, Stone Harbor, and Atlantic City.
As a voice over artist Tom can be heard over iHeart Radio airwaves in song parodies, sketches, and commercials produced by Premiere Networks.
Always looking for ways to share music with others, Tom has been a dedicated music educator for over a decade. Once a public school vocal and general music teacher in New York State, he is now dedicated to private vocal instruction.
Tom holds a BM from the Eastman School of Music and an MM from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.