After emigrating to the USA, he became concertmaster of Savannah and Omaha Symphony Orchestras and was a winner at the International Violin Competition in Rio de Janeiro,Brazil A former member of the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,he performed under the baton of the great guest conductors as Eugene Ormandy,Robert Shaw,Curt Mazur. L.Levin appeared as guest concertmaster of Americas Symphony(Florida) As 1st violinist of the Elysium String Quartet he made New York Debut at the Weill Recital Hall at the Carnegie Hall. Mr Levin gave numerous recitals across USA and Europe. "Leonid Levin is an outstanding violinist" (Harold Berlinger,Professor of Music, North Eastern University of Illinois ).
"Mr.Levin,s tone is sonorous,his style is essentially assertive...Bloch,s "Nigun" is an outburst of passionate lamentation.Mr. Levin clearly identified with its rhetorical style and Judaic idiom" (New York Concert Review,April,2008) Recently released Classical CD"Violin Favorites", Jazz CD"Yesterday"with violin jazz quartet,Original Levin,s compositions for Violin Jazz Quartet"Ballroom Dreams",available at CDBaby.com. Mr Levin available for concerts series&community concerts Contact info at artist website : http://leonidlevinmusic.com Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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