Leo has worked as executive musical producer and instrumentalist
at the Bavarian State Theatre, and at the Munich Kammerspiele, Volkstheater
and Schauburg Theatres.
He is a member of the "Al Porcino Big Band, "Harald
Rueschenbaum Big Band, the "Sunday Night Orchestra,
and Gunther Klatt's "Elephant Trombones. He has toured
and recorded with German artists Konstantin Wecker, Udo Lindenberg
and Hans Soellner as well as appearing at jazz festivals in Berlin,
Leverkusen, Quebec, Glasgow, Burghausen and Wiesen. Leo is co-founder
of the Leo Gmelch "Art Ensemble of Passau and the experimental
free jazz concert series GmElch Test.
(Thomas Kraus / Paul Stowe)