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LeRoc Bert Smit

Olinda   Brazil
Member since August 14, 2016

Collaborations: 4   Joined: 55   Tracks: 202


   

Bio

I wasn't born in Brazil but have been living here for the biggest part of my life, so I consider this country my home. I'm often in other places though. I've been doing many things in life, among them being a professional jazz musician for a couple of years. I still play a lot. What I like most is working together to create great music.

My Showcase Tracks
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"Continental" by MikeyMojo. I did the horn arrangement with TommyN. A real horn section! I like how it contributes to the overall vibe of the song.
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"Honesty". Larry Kendrick played a little 'diddle' on guitar, and David Gardiner came up with lyrics. The task was to write a melody that would join these two elements together. I love this kind of challenge!
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"A Million Red Red Roses Red". Joel Sattler wrote lyrics based on a poem by Andrei Voznesensky about a painter who was in love with a French actress, and who sold everything he had to fill the square with roses for her. I just had to write a melody for this. Felix S did the guitars.
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"Unknown Right At This Moment", a composition with Jorge Paulo for the Kompoz-a-thon 1.0 challenge. The chord sequence was given, I wanted to do a Ska. Jayesh had some lyrics about Batman who's too shy to dance. Perfect! Thanks also Miki for the alto sax.
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"Hoje", arrangement of a song by Dani Greco. I wanted to create some Brazilian harmonies in a relaxed jazz bar atmosphere, to go along with her beautiful voice. With drums by Raul, mixed by Ric Camargo.
Most Endorsed Talents See All Endorse
+33Brass-Trumpet
+27Songwriting-Arrangement
+2Songwriting
+2Brass

Latest Collaborations Created See All

Honesty (spin-off)

Alternative Folk
31 Files, 1 year ago
LeRoc LeRoc, KingLarry, DavidGardiner
 

Dark Smoke (Tracy Hutchison lyrics)

Adult Contemporary
3 Files, 1yr+2mo ago
LeRoc LeRoc, xvpusw
 

Unknown Right At This Moment

Ska
39 Files, 1yr+4mo ago
LeRoc LeRoc, aliceminguez, JB2012 + 3 more
 

Quiet Table

Pop Latino
31 Files, 1yr+1mo ago
LeRoc LeRoc, JB2012, Graj
 

Collaborations Joined See All

Broken Flowers

Cool
12 Files, 3 days ago
NicolaOffidani NicolaOffidani, bassman78fr, LeRoc
 

I Miss You

Alternative
33 Files, 1mo+14dy ago
Graj Graj, JeanLui, JB2012 + 2 more
 

Spectacle (Stop, Rest, Repeat)

Contemporary Blues
24 Files, 1mo+24dy ago
MoodyMo MoodyMo, wiig, bassman78fr + 2 more
 

Reach (Lyric By James Tanner)

Rock
23 Files, 1mo+6dy ago
GeorgeSC GeorgeSC, Deacon, LooknGlass + 3 more
 

Latest Activity See All
LeRoc added a comment to the community post I love Thundercat and his s...
3 days ago
LeRoc added a comment to the Songwriting-Arrangement Document in the collaboration No More
5 days ago
LeRoc added a comment to the Engineering-Scratch Bedtrack Mix in the collaboration No More
5 days ago
LeRoc added a comment to the Brass-Trumpet Sep in the collaboration Broken Flowers
9 days ago
LeRoc uploaded a WAV file (v1) of type Brass-Trumpet to the collaboration Broken Flowers
9 days ago
LeRoc liked the community post The amazing Richard Bona
12 days ago
LeRoc uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Engineering-Scratch Demo to the collaboration Broken Flowers
12 days ago
LeRoc added a comment to the community post December is here.....
12 days ago
LeRoc added a comment to the discussion Chords
12 days ago
LeRoc added a comment to the Engineering-Scratch Demo Mix in the collaboration Broken Flowers
14 days ago