MASTERCLASS Leo Sidran
Le mercredi 20 mars de 17h30 à 19h30
à l’IMEP • Paris College of Music
« We’ll talk about the process of writing, arranging, and producing the music together, in particular ‘playing pop music with a jazz attitude’ and international collaboration. »
Leo Sidran is an award-winning multi-instrumentalist, arranger, composer, recording artist, podcast host.
Sidran has made five solo albums. The most recent, Cool School [The Music of Michael Franks] was released in April 2018. In addition to his solo career he has produced projects for artists including Jorge Drexler (the Academy Award Winning song, «Al Otro Lado Del Rio» from the film The Motorcycle Diaries) Argentine-American songwriter Kevin Johansen, Cuban born Alex Cuba (which won a Latin Grammy), Spanish-Swedish songwriter Ana Laan, French singers Clementine and Matthieu Bore, and Clyde Stubblefield (James Brown’s original funky drummer).
He scores music for television and film, and his music has been featured in 100s of advertisements over the years for brands including American Express, Coca-Cola, Visa, Google and many more. He has 10 feature-length documentary films.