Updating my page...been a very long time!!!! Official Juan R Leon Site
Bassist/Stickist/Native American Flautist/Artist in Central Florida
Member of Jupiter Groove
,an instrumental trio. Member of Lindy Romez & Sol Y Mar,an instrumental Nu-Jazz outfit featuring trumpeteer Lindy Romez.Founding member of StickCentric...a multi-instrument,improvisational trio comprised of Jeremy Birdsal (Chapman Stick,Sitar,Bass,Piano,Syhths),Reed Hayes (acoustic/electronic percussion,multi-ethnic percussion),and myself (Stick,Bass,Octave Bass,Native American Flutes),and solo performer.
I have 2 mp3s here on Active Bass. The 1st one is"Jesus Wept" performed on an 8 string Carlo Robelli bass and recorded with no overdubs.The 2nd is called "Up and Away" and is an instrumental with my band Ollin. I used an Ibanez SR506 and and E Bow to create soundscapes.
Current gear list...
MIM Jazz Bass
MIM Jazz Bass V
Squire Vintage Modified Jazz Bass Fretless
Squire Jazz Bass V Affinity
Dean Rhapsody 12 String
Ovation Acoustic Bass
10 string Chapman Stick
Various ethnic flutes
Gallien Kruger RCB200
Behringer Bass V-Amp Pro
Crest Audio Amps
Macbook Pro running Traction and Ardour