French Oscar-winning composer and jazz pianist Michel Legrand dies at age 86

French Oscar-winning composer and jazz pianist Michel Legrand dies at age 86

The French composer Michel Legrand, who won three Oscars during a career spanning more than half a century, has died at the age of 86. The composer also won five Grammys from 17 nominations and wrote more than 200 film and TV scores during a career spanning more than 50 years. Legrand, who had been scheduled to stage concerts in Paris in April, died early on Saturday with his wife.

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Michael Hedderson
Michael Hedderson 1 year

Rest in Peace Michel, you wrote some cracking tunes fella

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