Thursday, April 14th, 2016
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Jeff Leenhouts was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico in 1971 and spent his childhood in New Orleans, Louisiana. His love of music started early with Christmas caroling and piano and guitar lessons from his father. After attending Louisiana State University, where he studied horn with Richard Noreum, Western Carolina University, where he studied with Paul Basler, and The University of Louisiana Lafayette, where he taught his fellow students and played with the faculty quintets, he moved to New York City where he studied with William Purvis, at Julliard.
Jeff is a former principal horn with The Mobile Symphony, Pensacola Symphony, Northwest Florida Symphony, Florida Lakes Symphony, Southwest Florida Symphony, The Boca Raton Philharmonic, Symphony of the Americas, and the Mobile, Pensacola, and Natchez Operas.
Jeff married a wonderful and beautiful woman and now resides in St. Louis. Currently principal horn of the University City Symphony and the International Music Initiative Woodwind Quintet. He is also exploring free improvisation, original compositions, and jazz standards for solo horn, and looping station as “Leenhorn”.