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Leo Smith
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Leo Smith

Male, from Dayton, OH

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  • About

    Gender:
    Male
    Home Page:
    https://www.facebook.com/Leo-Smith-on-Bass-285239548200325/
    Location:
    Dayton, OH
    Occupation:
    musician
    Current Setup:
    Fodera Emperor 5 Standard #13
    Ken Smith bass #048 (1981)
    Fodera single-cutaway 6 string (2000)
    Epiphone Jack Casady Bass (silverburst)
    Spector Legend fretless w/ EMG P pickup

    Aguilar ToneHammer 500
    Aguilar SL112

    Arkham Octling preamp
    Radial BassBone
    Aguilar TLC
    MXR 87
    Aguilar Octamizer

    Juzek-Wilfer contrabass from late 50's
    no-name BoHo contrabass....
    Full Circle pickups on both

    not in rotation -
    Rickenbacker 4001, white (1976)
    Ken Smith bass #31 (1981) (aka Anthony Jackson's first good six string bass)
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Jazz casuals around town, Trey Stone and the Ringers, Park St Tavern jam session (Columbus), "the guy people call in an emergency".... Formerly with the US Air Force Band program (1995-2015)
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Previously used --

    Czech-Ease traveling upright bass
    Roscoe 3006 (built in 1998)
    Fishman Pro EQ Platinum
    Eden 212XLT
    HafenBass #1 {MIA}
    Aguilar GS112NT (2x) {MIA}
    GK MB150E {MIA}
    Influences and Teachers:
    Charlie Haden
    Anthony Jackson
    Joe Osborn
    Bobby Valentin
    Rufus Reid
    Lincoln Goines
    James Genus

    Jim Miller (Harrisburg, PA) - my main Sensei / teacher
    Hobbies and Interests:
    photography, bicycling, home repairs, reading non-fiction, geocaching
    Available for Instruction?:
    • Bass Guitar Instruction
    • Double Bass Instruction
    Teaching Credentials:
    25 years performance experience on both basses