Leslie BIxler - Composer, Musician, Arranger
MOON FOOD: musically nutritious, imagination packed images and melodies that speak directly to kids. Stimulating and universal. Adults will love it.
Under her former name, LESLIE LETVEN has had a recording
career spanning the last two decades, beginning with her nationwide
release “MAKE IT RIGHT” on SinDrome Records, (which charted to number
12 and still enjoys airplay on adult contemporary radio) and followed
by “PORCUPINE” which expanded to include the singer/songwriter genre,
further demonstrating her unique story-telling gift.
Musically speaking, MOON FOOD offers stimulating arrangements that
incorporate styles of music ranging from rock, jazz, blues, classical
and even tango. With co- producer/arranger RALPH CARTER, (who has
toured and written with Eddie Money and who now writes for a popular
television show), Leslie and Ralph utilized the additional talents of
established guest musicans the likes of premier violinist MARIA NEWMAN,
jazz pianist DON GRUSIN, reed player BILL BIXLER, accordionist JOELLEN
FRIEDKIN and rock guitarist TAKESHI AKIMOTO who currently tours with
reggae star Ziggy Marley, not to mention vocal performances by
world-renowned DICK VAN DYKE.
These top-notch musicians only add to the sparkle of rich imagery and
engaging stories called MOON FOOD, creating a package full of wonder
and excitement that will delight your children and you for years to