Born: May 20 Primary Instrument: Piano
Featured in venues from Manhattan to Tokyo and Europe, pianist/vocalist Alex Leonard performs a repertoire of improvised music and great American standards.
Awards:Two time MAC award nominee
... a class act. If you love jazz and Cole Porter, this CD will start your year off right. ...superb piano playing. Alex Leonard and a group of terrific musicians have some serious jazz chops... - David Hurst, Show Business
The kind of smooth, urbane voice that fits Porter to a tee... Leonard is a swinging, sexy pianist... - Jerome Wilson, Cadence Magazine
His piano playing is top draw, betraying thoughts of Bill Evans, Erroll Garner, and Hank Jones. - Dave Nathan, All About Jazz