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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2018 Georgia Trombone Summit to Feature BSO Section, Gilkes, Resonant Projection

Edwards is proud to be a sponsor of the 2018 Georgia Trombone Summit, which will take place at the University of Georgia on May 23 – 26. This four-day event, hosted by Josh Bynum, will feature a stellar cast of musicians, including the Boston Symphony Orchestra trombone section (Toby Oft, Stephen Lange, and James Markey), Marshall […] more ››

In Their Own Words

John McGinness

"My Edwards trombone is a joy to play in every situation. It allows me to create the sounds I want to make and doesn't get in the way of the music I'm trying to create. It allows the flexibility I need in solo and chamber settings but has the breadth of sound necessary to contribute in the orchestra.

"The bottom line is that whether I'm playing ballads to myself or launching an assault on the viola section, my Edwards trombone just works."

John McGinness
Bass trombonist, Delaware & Roanoke Symphony Orchestras