Leonard Brown is one of the busiest accordion players in the country.
He is in great demand as a solo performer, band leader, session musician and guest artiste at accordion and fiddle clubs throughout the country.
Leonard first picked up an accordion at the age of eleven. He was an Irish dancer for four years from the age of seven and after winning 120 medals and 17 trophies, he decided to retire and take up the accordion. Leonard went on to teach himself and took a keen interest in Scottish music through his hero, the great Tom Alexander MBE.
He competed in October 2012 at the Perth Accordion and Fiddle Festival and won to became only the second Englishman to be crowned All Scotland Accordion Champion. This is the creme de la creme of accordion competitions in Scotland and is a title that Leonard is very proud of. He was awarded the Jimmy Shand Shield by the adjudicator John Carmichael.
Since 2017, Leonard has been touring Theatres with “The Leonard Brown Show” which features The All Star Band and many special guests from all over the U.K and Ireland.
The current members of Leonard’s All Star Band are:
Leonard Brown -Accordion
Liam Stewart - Piano
Duncan Findlay - Banjo, Guitar
John Sinton - Double Bass
Malcolm Ross - Drums
Transport and Parking
The content of many of our web listings is provided by third party operators and not VisitScotland. VisitScotland accepts no responsibility for (1) any error or misrepresentation contained in third party listings, and (2) the contents of any external links within web listings ((1) and (2) together hereinafter referred to as the "Content"). VisitScotland excludes all liability for loss or damage caused by any reliance placed on the Content. The Content is provided for your information only and is not endorsed by VisitScotland.