Jeff Leslie








What is music to you? What does it give you?

Music is an melodic expression of language. As a listener, music can give me peace, joy, and entertainment. As a songwriter, I love the word play and working with other writers. Most of all, it gives me a way to express my feelings, especially to God in Christ.

What is your music dream?

To share my love of God with as many people as possible..

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

Democracy and the Constitution worldwide and a way to provide to provide for all who need. And finally somehow stop violence and war.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

My mom singing Bushel and a Peck from Guys and Dolls.

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Beatles and Steven Curtis Chapman to begin with.

What inspires you to make music?

Love of Christ.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

God loves you and what He has done for me and how He is still working in my life.

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

Humble to be asked and joyful to be singing His praises... however I can no longer sing due to health problems. I now work with co-writers who sing. My music sight has both kinds of songs: solo projects and co-writes.

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

No comment.

What do you think of Drooble?

New user. The jury is out.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

I am no longer able to perform because of complications of disability. I am a quadriplegic due to diving into an incorrectly marked lake.

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

I help other singers by making accomp. tracks with my music software for free.

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Talent and use of social media.

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

Jeff Conte and Dale King are two of my co-writers I like their songs.