During the early stages of her playing, L-Stringz had become a member of several orchestras including, Dunwoody High School Symphony Orchestra (where she was concertmaster for 2 years), DeKalb Youth Symphony, and Emory Youth Symphony. In 2012, L-Stringz started transitioning to playing Hip-Hop and RnB which kick started her into starting her solo career as “L-Stringz” where she has done recordings and performed for multiple artist including Wale, Curren$y, TKnCa$h, 50 Cent, Ashanti Floyd “The Mad Violinist”, and 2Chainz.
Some of her most noted performances include: Ryan Cameron Foundation Father Daughter Dance, National Anthem for the Atlanta Dream, Atlanta Hawks vs Miami Heat Basketball Game, Bottle Signing for “50 Cent”, a sold out show with the Illharmonic Orchestra at the Kennedy Center for New Years Eve, National Anthem for Honda Battle of the Bands, and performing the Black National Anthem for the CIAA tournament in addition to a Half-Time Performance. L-Stringz has also performed internationally, with several tours in Europe in the countries of Austria, Italy, and Germany.
Over the years, L-Stringz has accumulated several award including: Superiors four years straight at “Solo and Ensemble, 2nd Place at the Omega Si Phi Talent Hunt, Most Valued Musician for two years, first runner up in the Gamma Epsilon chapter of Omega Psi Phi, Inc "Ms. Queluptuous" Pageant, second place in the Norfolk State University Talent Competition sponsored by the Pi Gamma Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc, and Most Likely to Succeed from the Hampton University Chamber Orchestra. Leanne has also attended Sewanee Summer Music Festival, and was the only violinist selected to play for Joseph Young, conductor of the Atlanta Youth Symphony Orchestra, for a welcome program.
L-Stringz currently attends Hampton University, studying Music Performance. She continues to teach privately and perform Nationally and Internationally.
- D.C./Baltimore Area
- Pit Musician (Other)