Leonel Rodríguez

Tenor Trombone Artist

Leonel Rodríguez

Leonel Rodríguez

Trombonist, Trombones de Costa Rica

Instrument Specs

  • Model: T350
  • Bell: 334CF
  • Slide: T-BCN
  • Tuning Slide: Yellow
  • Leadpipe: T2 Alessi

Leonel Rodríguez is the low brass teacher of the Perez Zeledón Music School and director of the International Canadian School Band Program. He was a finalist in the Gold Medal Soloist Competition 1996, trombonist of the Youth Symphony Orchestra of Costa Rica, the Americas Youth Symphony Orchestra in Puerto Rico and the Central American Symphony Orchestra. As a freelance performer, Rodríguez has participated in concert tours to Europe, North, South and Central America. He is also an active studio artist.

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David Taylor’s Winter News

David Taylor has a few things happening this winter. First, he and his Calithumpians (Ron Stabinsky, Moppa Elliot, and Kevin Shea) will be at Roulette on December 7. This concert is presented by Interpretations and will include Dave’s Big Stories for a Small Group. Roulette is at 509 Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn. There are musicians in this […] more ››

In Their Own Words

Russell McKinney

"The ease of playing my Edwards bass trombone has allowed me to focus on the music and my growth as a musician. It has the most even response and the widest range of color for me to call upon of any instrument I have ever played. Whether I am playing solos or playing in the orchestra, it is the instrument of choice for me."

Russell McKinney
Bass Trombonist, Utah Symphony Orchestra
Director of Low Brass Studies, Horne School of Music at Snow College
Assistant Lecturer of Bass Trombone, Brigham Young University
Music Director, First Presbyterian Church, Salt Lake City