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Leon Ayers Jr.

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Born: March 16, 1960    Primary Instrument: Piano

Leon Ayers Jr. Keyboardist, Producer and Composer, was born and raised in the heart of Motown, the Motor City - Detroit, Michigan. Being inspired by musical greats such as George Duke, Stevie Wonder, Oscar Peterson, and Alex Bugnon led Leon to develop a deep passion for music at a very young age. As a child, Leon recall’s “I would listen to the radio and when a popular hit song was being played, I would attempt to pluck out the various instruments that made up the song. I always felt a great sense of accomplishment from being able to distinguish the individual instruments, hooks, and beats that made the song.” It was this sense of accomplishment that instituted Leon’s drive to play and create music as much as he possibly could....
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As a Leader

Island Dance
Record Label:Independent
Year Released: 2007
Tracks: 1. Island Dance; 2. Aphrodisiac; 3. Everlasting Smile; 4. Sacred Highway; 5. Peace of Mind; 6. Just For Kicks; 7. Around in Circles; 8. Morning Dew; 9. Back in the Day; 10. Path to Paradise



Down The Middle
Record Label: Independent
Year Released: 2005
Tracks: 1. Summer Breeze; 2. Saugus Cafe; 3. Chance Encounter; 4.Back Again; 5. The Child Within; 6. Down the Middle; 7. Sunset; 8. That's Right; 9. Looking Out; 10. Sundown; 11. Someday Soon; 12. Back Home Again



Compilations
Record Label: Independent
Year Released: 2003
Tracks: 1. 2300 Commercial Suite; 2. Whisper Over the Rain; 3. Sleepless Dreams; 4. Bonnie in the Forest; 5. Sentiments of Valencia; 6. Miracle; 7. Jhada; 8. Never Let Go; 9. Satahooville; 10. Queen of Kings; 11. Tears in the Wind; 12. Mystery Woman

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Island Dance
Self Produced (2007)

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