Leo was born in the countryside of Florence (Italy) in 1983; from 2008 he has been living in Barcelona (Spain) working as music producer, performer and teacher.

// EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
• 8 years of Classical Piano studies with the American teacher Sarah Hamby.
• “Siena Jazz” degree in Jazz and Modern Music Piano, Composition and Arrangement.
• 2 years of Jazz Ensemble and Composition studies with saxophonist Daniele Malvisi.
• “Saint Louis College of Music of Rome” degree in Sonic Arts (Electronic Music Production, Sound Synthesis, Film Scoring).
• Master degree in Music Production at “Microfusa” school, Barcelona.
• Degree in Industrial Design at Florence University.

// WORK EXPERIENCE
• As composer and producer for various artists (Zhanna, Valerio Rodelli EBF, Gianpix... )
• As composer and producer of personal projects: Nu Epoque (electronic jazz-soul), Lostress
(jazz trio), Deejazz (live electronics collective), Leomode (live electronics)...
• As performer (Live Electronics and Keyboards) in several projects: Daniele Malvisi virtuous
circles of Miles Davis (Jazz sextet), Fake Out Collective (Tech-house)...
• As producer of soundscapes for many installations, documentaries and videos in general (for
Las Arenas de Barcelona, PXNGLI, Palacio del Flamenco de Barcelona...)
• As creative music producer for advertising and commercials (VICHY, MASTERS...).
• As composer and performer of music for theatrical plays.
• As piano and keyboards player with many bands, musicians and djs in Clubs, Jazz Festivals,
Discos, Restaurants, Hotels, Jam Sessions...
• As piano and keyboards player for studio recordings of other producers.

// STUDIO EQUIPMENT
• Klein & Hummel o300 Active Studio Monitors
• Metric Halo ULN2 + 2882 Audio Interface
• API 2500 Stereo Bus Compressor
• Drawmer 1973 Multiband Compressor
• ADT TM235 Harmonic Generator
• Clavia Nord Stage (Pianos, synths, organs), Novation Launchkey 25 controller
• Neumann TLM 103 Condenser Microphone
• Shure Beta 57 A Dynamic Microphone
• AKG MkII, Sennheiser HD 25 II Headphones
• iMAC 27″ 3,4 GHz, 32 GB Ram Computer
• Softwares: Ableton Live, Logic Pro, Waves Plugins, Native Instruments Komplete, Fab Filters, Izotope, Lexicon, Altiverb, Brainworkx…
• Acoustically Treated Studio

// LANGUAGES
• Italian (native speaker)
• Spanish (fluent)
• English (fluent)