Leslie studied the cello with Charles Lucas and became a conductor, participant and creator of many music asociations. His very own a cappella ensemble was noticed in 1856 earning first prize within a Paris Exhibition of 1878. Being a conductor Leslie’s concerts had been seen as a their variety of British choral parts. Among various other positions which Leslie kept had been the principal from the Country wide University of Music, the creator from the Guild of Beginner Musicians, as well as the founder from the Oswestry College of Music aswell as its Celebration. Other musical passions of Leslie included working out of town choirs and compositions in varied genres.