About Yeskim Levantis
Yeskim is a music biz multi-threat. As a producer, arranger, engineer, and musical contractor, he has produced over 250 CD's, Mostly New Age and World Music among many other music styles.
Born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands - 4th March 1949, Levantis Yeskim was a Guitarist/Keyboard player in Dutch Rock bands, (e.a. The Tee-Set with Peter Tetteroo "Ma belle amie" ) before switching to the music publishing field. The experience honed his skills at hearing a good song. Around 1986, Yeskim became the vice president of Syntron Studios Santa Fe NM, and a staff music producer with Philips USA- Digital Recording division. Some of the highlights of his stint were producing gold records ( Venus 1972 w Robbie van Leeuwen - Shocking Blue) and the achiefment of many Music Awards (e.g. Golden Harp 1984) . He co-engineered the Beach Boys "Holland" album early in his career begin seventies.
Later in his Career he composed the hit "Never heard a better song" (Vocals by Pim Elshof) , a Surf song inspired by the Beach Boys, used as title track for the movie "American Summer" (Seven Arts). Using the same recording techniques and tricks as Brian Wilson did in the haydays of the Beach Boys. The lyrics were actally the titles of Beach Boys songs.
Songs were also used in "The Pool Boys" Soundtrack (Seven Arts) , available on iTunes.
UA president Denny Diante tapped Yeskim's music in the USA and introduced Yeskim to the film industry.
Yeskim was then contracted by Seven Arts film company in 2008, to produce film-music scores, sound effects and soundtracks , e.a. for "American Summer" (Seven Arts) , "Incident in paradise"(WB) and many other movies.
With the legendary Graphic artist/ Sculpturist Dean Howell - he formed the "Incident in Paradise" foundation in 2012, to save and preserve the earths evironment.
Film Music credits : "The Pool Boys" feature movie with Tom Arnold and Matthew Lillard "Never heard a better song" Produced by Grammy Award winning Legend Denny Diante. (Vocals by Pim Elshof)
As a gifted musician he composed/recorded/engineered music with : Mark Knopfler, David and James Crosby (CSNY) , Colin Blunstone (The Zombies) , Dana Keller (The Steel guitar legend) among many others.
Currently Levantis Yeskim lives in Santa Fe NM USA. A fine environment for many (retired) artists.
Yeskim Levantis Endorses Korg Synthesizers
Yeskim Levantis Supports Dean Howell - Incident in Paradise Foundation ®2014
Available Music Samples on : https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/yeskim/id166754695?trackPage=10#trackPage