From: FL, United States
Genre: Jazz, Latin Jazz, Brazilian Jazz
Level 10, led by Levy DeAndrade, was originally formed in 2006. Now, four years and a few musicians later Levy*s band has found the right chemistry. The music styles range from World Jazz and Brazilian Jazz to funky Samba and Salsa. Levy DeAndrade is a recent transplant to Florida from New England, where he has performed professionally since area and major cities in California. He has been a ‘first call’ studio musician for Record Plant and has been sought after for touring by leading musical groups in both the US and Brazil.
After founding a successful recording studio and producing several albums, Levy decided to use his musical expertise the right chemistry to create a mature group of musicians dedicated to creating soul inspiring smooth jazz music.
Level 10 Band has already been recognized by the area’s top Smooth Jazz Music radio station, WSJT, and was honored to become the winner of the WSJT’s Best Smooth Jazz Band. Both Levy’s original compositions and new arrangements of popular songs have been leaders on the jazz charts on CD Baby, Rhapsody and iTunes.
Levy's compositions and arrangements are authentic and beautiful; he writes from his soul. His music styles range from smooth jazz to funky samba and salsa, with a healthy dose of great rhythms and catchy tunes. Level 10 is a unique band that has mastered the blend of smooth and contemporary jazz music. Listeners will not only appreciate their musical ability but their one-of-a-kind interpretation of what jazz style means to them. The listener experiences not only the auditory pleasure of excellent music, but catches a glimpse of the band's emotion in every composition.
Levy and his band, Level 10, deliver what all jazz music lovers desire: musical talent with feeling and soul!