Michel Legrand

December 11, 2015 г.

On 17 of December at 19:00 in Odessa Regional Philharmonic.

The legend of world music Michel Legrand, accompanied by the State Academic Symphonic Orchestra of Ukraine.

The program will include all of the legendary maestro of the great compositions, as well as a few new musical surprises.

Composer, arranger, pianist and conductor - the talents of French musician are endless.

Michel Legrand - the author of more than two hundred famous movie soundtracks, winner of many awards, including the "Oscar" for best song, five awards "Grammy" and "Golden Globe". One of the most famous and recognizable of his work - music to the film "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg", 1964, which became the hallmark of the composer.

Michel Legrand is also known for his jazz compositions. He has collaborated with great musicians such as Miles Davis, Bill Evans, Phil Woods and others. The result of their joint creative work became the album "Legrand Jazz", that in the distant 1958 marked the beginning of the way jazz composer. Many of the works have become classics and Legrand today inspire young musicians in the world.

During his career, he has recorded hundreds of albums in various genres with such world stars as Ray Charles, Ella Fitzgerald, Aretha Franklin, Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand. The best concert halls applauded him millions of fans from all over the globe.

The musician continues to tour the world. Each concert of Legrand's full of lightness and ease - fans and critics unanimously called this phenomenon "easy listening". You will find a real parade of musical masterpieces, spirited boundless talent of the maestro.