What We Like Productions is pleased to announce the venue of Michael Leonhart in Paris for an exceptional concert at Sunset-Sunside Jazz Club, on wenesday 11st of July, 2007. Michael will be joined by Jon Herington, guitarist with grammy-winning Steely Dan, Boz Scaggs & others. the two talented musicians are actually touring with Steely Dan and will be on stage with the band the day before at the Grand Rex.
Born into a musical family, Michael Leonhart has developed into one of the most imaginative musicians of his time, sought throughout the music and entertainment world as a trumpet player, producer, multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger and singer-songwriter. As a solo artist Michael has released three albums -- "Aardvark Poses" (1995), "Glub Glub vol. 11" (1997), and "Slow" (2002) all on the Sunnyside label. He has composed and performed music for movies, television, dance, fashion shows and theater, and has appeared on over 70 albums. Michael has performed with Steely Dan since 1996, recording two albums with them, including 2000’s Grammy winning Album of the Year “Two Against Nature” on which he was a featured performer, arranger and conductor. He has performed and/or recorded with such diverse artists as A Tribe Called Quest, Arto Linsday, Bill Frisell, Bonnie Raitt, Brian Eno just to name a few. In 2004, Michael toured worldwide with Lenny Kravitz supporting his most recent album, “Baptism.” “The Ballad of Minton Quigley”, a self-produced and recorded album of original songs, was released in the summer of 2006 and is available at cdbaby.com