Recording Artist | Pannist | Composer | Steel Band Arranger | Educator
Leon Foster Thomas is a gifted international jazz musician, steel pan virtuoso, drummer, percussionist, composer, arranger and lecturer. He blends his Caribbean roots with the harmonic and improvisational complexities of jazz, creating a lively and eclectic meld all his own. Winner of the World Steel Band Music Festival’s Soloist and Duet competitions, critics laud him as “the next big thing on his instrument”, “…an enthralling improvisor…” (All About Jazz); “…masterful with impeccable musicianship” (When Steel Talks); and “a benevolent wizard”(Venice Magazine).
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