Tuesday, Mar 20, 2012 8:00 PM EDT
Scullers Jazz Club, Boston, MA
On My Way to You -The Music of Michel Legrand
with Ron Roy, on piano
Singer and actor, Michael Ricca returns to Scullers in his new show, On My Way to You – The Music of Michel Legrand, a celebration of the great Oscar and Grammy award winning composer of film scores, pop songs and jazz hits that have become standards. Mr. Ricca will explore the many styles of Mr. Legrand’s music - featuring his numerous collaborations with Marilyn and Alan Bergman, Jacques Demy, Johnny Mercer and many more.
Michael Ricca has performed in jazz and cabaret rooms throughout New England, at Davenport’s in Chicago and at Danny’s, the Metropolitan Room and Arci’s Place in New York City. As an actor, he mostly recently appeared in the Huntington Theatre production of the musical, Falsettos. For many years, Mr. Ricca was part of the jazz vocal group, At the Movies. Their CD, Reel One, was released in 2003. His most recent Scullers appearances, The Beauty Is … and Take Me to the World, a tribute to Stephen Sondheim, played to sold out houses.