Leo Freire Music

MD / Beatmaker/ Producer

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Brazilian born, NYC based. Pop | Rock | Hip Hop accomplished internationally touring musician and producer/ music director. I specialize in full-on production, beat programming, and in creating/ editing backing/instrumental tracks for live purposes. Negotiable rates and ambitious work ethic and drive.

My name is Leo Freire and I am a New York City based Music Director, Producer, and Drummer.

I am a passionate music lover, constantly curious about the direction of pop music, and seeking to re-imagine our role as musicians in the path to push music forward. I love to explore the dynamic between the creative, performance, and sonic elements of the musical process.

Some of the artists include:
Wheatus (global multi-platinum hit with "Teenage Dirtbag"), Andrew W.K., Flatbush Zombies (Top 10 Billboard 200), Darryl “DMC” McDaniels (Run DMC), Viktor Király (Hungary No. 2 Top 40), Kate Nauta (Transformer 2), Fly By Midnight (No. 6 Spotify Global Viral 50), Hypodive (Fieldhouse/ BMG), January Jane (Whiskey Vinyl), Mike Doughty (Soul Coughing), My World (BMG), Todd Alsup (Yamaha Corporate Artist), and more.

I have performed for crowds ranging from one to 22,000, sharing the stage with some of the highest-selling, biggest acts in modern music. And I have produced, mixed, and played on hundreds of recordings to date.

It is my passion to share my journey to help others achieve their musical visions and I will tirelessly and diligently work to make that happen. I am quick and highly open to direction and look forward to working together!

Send me an email through 'Contact' button above and I'll get back to you asap.

Interview with Leo Freire Music

  1. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  2. A: My psychological awareness during a session has helped me adapt to making a recording experience successful with both high level established recording artists and those who are starting out. I consider myself highly attentive to detail and will go above and beyond to make a session what the client expects of it.

  3. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  4. A: As a live touring performer and music director, I constantly prepare live backing tracks for artists who are building their live show. As a producer, I constantly develop songs into full productions, whether they start as acoustic demos or more developed audio demos.


I was the Producer, Engineer, and Arranger in this production

GenresSounds Like
  • The Chainsmokers
  • Halsey
  • Twenty One Pilots
Gear Highlights
  • Logic
  • Ableton
  • iMac 4.2 Ghz
  • Apollo Twin Duo Interface
  • Neumann M147 Microphone
  • Waves/ Universal Audio Plugin bundles + extensive industry standard plugin libraries.
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