Louisville Leopard Percussionists
Louisville Leopard Percussionists is a nationally acclaimed music group for children originating from Louisville, Kentucky. The group is a performing ensemble directed by Diane Downs of over 60 musicians ages 7-14. Each student learns and acquires proficiency on several instruments, such as marimbas, xylophone, vibraphone, drum set, timbales, congas, bongos and piano. They are mostly known for covering rock and roll songs, and were featured in a documentary called The Leopards Take Manhattan: The Little Band That Roared.