Michel Legrand has charmed audiences for generations with his music. He is the winner of three Oscars, five Grammy awards, and two Palmes d’Or. He has written the scores for numerous movie classics which include Yentl, The Thomas Crown Affair and The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg. His other worldwide hits include The Windmills Of Your Mind, What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life, The Summer Knows and Summer Of ’42.
Michel is an accomplished and innovative musician as gifted in the jazz milieu as he is with classical music and is one of the giants of popular song.
Accompanying Michel will be the mellifluous Alison Moyet, famed for her strong blues voice and award-winning music career spanning 26 years; from mainstream pop group Yazoo, to solo artist, and more recently acting in the musical Chicago and the play Smaller, both in the West End. Winner of three BRIT awards and Grammy nominee, her latest album The Turn was released in the UK in 2007 and the US in 2008.
“Any chance to see such a cultured and versatile musician must be grabbed by both hands” The Times