Songwriter, composer, bandleader and teacher who co-penned “The Bunny Hop” with Ray Anthony. His other compositions include “Nob Hill Strut”, written with Ursula Williamson Hale, and “You Gotta Have Swing”.
Leonard was also a jazz pianist, and had a running gig at San Francisco’s Fairmont Hotel.
A Smoky Montgomery recordings
The Bunny Hop (Ray Anthony/Leonard Auletti)