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BYO Remembering Michel Legrand

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  1. Bob Burns says:

    We saw Michel Legrand perform at a small venue in a small town in Quebec ten years ago. Somehow we were seated up front very close to him and the keyboard…. and he improvised. For at least a half hour he improvised “I Will Wait for You”. Wrung out tears and tears. As emotional as the song was in Umbrellas, he went so much further. And he took us unexpectedly back and forth between tears and raucous laughter. What an artist!

    Au revoir, Michel. Merci beaucoup.

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