Leif Baker

Hip-Hop/R&B Producer/Composer

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Are you looking for jazzy instrumentals that punch or dreamy film scores that invoke rich feelings? I'm your guy! My production style ranges from Anderson .Paak to Flying Lotus, and I can get any vibe going very fast. If you need a score for your film but you only have a couple days to work with, contact me and let's bring your dreams to life!

I've been making hard hitting instrumentals for underground rappers and songwriters for 5 years. I've also been composing music for dance companies from contemporary to hip-hop shows and soundtracks for high quality films with considerable praise. I work hard and I don't settle for less. My ultimate goal will always be to get the best result possible in the shortest amount of time, and I won't settle unless you are 100% happy with the end result. I'm flexible to your budget and can work with any price range (within reason). Hit me up and we'll make something cool as hell!

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

4 Reviews

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  1. Review by Nathaniel Wolkstein
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    Leif is an excellent composer, producer and collaborator. It was a real pleasure working with him and on his beautiful music. :)

  2. Review by Mina
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    Leif has never failed to amaze me. We both have worked together on many different projects, little and large. He has always been super cooperative, kind, and outgoing. He also taught me so much about the music world and positively impacted my perspective as a musician. Leif is very open-minded and has incredible ideas that have great potential! I met him through music collaboration and I am so grateful. He’s a super cool human and a remarkable artist; he’s very talented, never hesitating to create beautiful, emotional masterpieces. I am excited for what the future has in store!

  3. Review by Adin Biederman
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    Leif is an outstanding composer who I've had the great pleasure of working with on several film projects. Not only does he bring an amazing artistic talent to the table, but also a dedication and passion for music that's truly inspiring. Working incredibly well under pressure, Leif has consistently blown me away with the emotional and deeply resonating scores he creates, perfectly adding an entire new layer to films. He is a great collaborator and is always incredibly knowledgeable and helpful! I highly recommend Leif for film score compositions and am excited to work with him again!

  4. Review by Xenia Balashov
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    Leif composed the score for my short animated film. He is very dedicated to his craft, and created a unique and beautiful soundtrack. Everyone who watched the film said the music fit the story, mood, and timing perfectly.

Interview with Leif Baker

  1. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  2. A: I’m currently working on a very cool film about the philosophical concept of existence. The score is super dreamy and otherworldly. I’m super excited to share it when I finish it in the next couple weeks!

  3. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  4. A: I love learning and I love making people happy. I always ask my collaborators about their perspective and try to wrap my head around their dreams in order to make it happen. I’m always adapting and growing to suit everyone’s needs.

  5. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  6. A: Look for people who are passionate about what they do. There are so many producers who say they’re good but they really are in it for a paycheck. You really want to work with people who have a drive and an eye for artistry. Those are the people who adapt to your wants and make big things happen.

  7. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  8. A: My strongest skill would be creating grooving bass lines and jazzy chord progressions in the span of like 10 minutes.

  9. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  10. A: I bring harmonic nuance and perfectionist detailing to any song in a short period of time.

  11. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  12. A: I have a highly accessible and productive workspace at my own home which I built. The room is acoustically treated and properly decorated for creative inspiration. It’s a fantastic place to make ideas come to life. If I need to record I know several studio owners with a lot of flexibility, so I could schedule something within a day or two of notice.

  13. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  14. A: I’m really inspired by people like Flying Lotus who produces his own unique music and instrumentals for other hip-hop artists like Kendrick Lamar, Anderson .Paak, and Denzel Curry. The work he does would be the closest thing to the stuff I produce from hard hitting kick drums to jazzy harmonies and trippy samples.

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I'm flexible with your project and expectations. Hit me up and we can arrange a plan!

GenresSounds Like
  • Flying Lotus
  • Anderson .Paak
  • Thundercat
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