Meet Dana Leong: Described as crafting "lines of sublime lyric content" (Chicago Tribune), and "sizzling, highly stylized solos" (Philadelphia Inquirer), Dana started his impressive career with the rare skill of commanding both the cello and trombone. He has held roles as both a performer and composer with top artists including: the 2006 Grammy-nominated jazz chamber trio led by Paquito D'Rivera (where he fills a chair frequented by Yo-Yo Ma); the 2007 Grammy-nominated Dafnis Prieto Absolute Quintet; and has worked with Ray Charles, Diddy, Kanye West, Wynton Marsalis,.
Dana Leong Quintet - Leaving New York (CDi, Album). Franco De Vita - En Primera Fila (CD, Album + DVD, Album). Miguel Zenon, The Rhythm Collective.
Dana Tateo Leong (born March 4, 1980), known professionally as Dana Leong, is a 2011 Grammy Award Winning t, composer, producer, US Ambassador of Music, adventurer, philanthropist & entrepreneur from the San Francisco Bay Area, who is known for mixing elements of traditional instruments such as his electric cello and trombone with electronic music and visuals. March 4, 1980 (age 39) San Francisco, California, United States. The studio was where Leong created 3 of his albums, "Leaving New York", "Anthems of Life" and "Dream State". The studio closed in 2016 to make bandwidth for Leong to work further with his social entrepreneurship platform TEKTONIK and open a new studio location in Shanghai, China.
1. Poem featuring MC Baba Israel. 2. Mother Nature Suite - Pt 1 Sunrise featuring Christian McBride.
Electro-jazz cellist/composer Dana Leong fuses hip-hop, jazz and electronics to create a signature boundless sound. Often referred to as a hi-def Yo-Yo Ma, Dana has revolutionized the cello with his cutting edge amplification, lyrical melodies, and collage of jazz textures and improvisations. They recently completed their sold-out tour throughout Asia, which culminated at New York Citys Dizzys Coca-Cola Club in April 2008. Following his successful debut release Leaving New York (featuring Grammy Award winners Christian McBride and Paquito D’Rivera), Dana recently released his latest recording Anthems of Life.
The Dana Owens Album is the fifth studio album by American recording artist Queen Latifah, released on September 28, 2004, by A&M Records. The album reached No. 16 on the Billboard 200 and No. 11 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. Unlike her previous hip hop/R&B-oriented efforts, this album showcases a jazz vocal performance by Latifah. It's also a cover album of jazz and R&B tunes entitled after Latifah's birth name.
CreditsDana Leong - Primary Artist
|2||Mother Nature Suite, Pt. 1: Sunrise||Dana Leong||11:32|
|3||Mother Nature Suite, Pt. 2: Storm Warning||Dana Leong||13:19|
|4||Mother Nature Suite, Pt. 3: Amen||Dana Leong||2:30|
|5||Beer Goggles||Dana Leong||9:10|
|6||The Way||Dana Leong||5:18|