Annotation

The content of the disc 1 is the same as of disc 1 of the 6-CD set.
The content of the disc 2 is an excerpt from five other discs of this 6-CD set.

Annotation last modified on 2012-05-08 08:15 .

Tracklist

CD 1: Boris Vian chante Boris Vian
# Title Rating Length
1 Les Joyeux Bouchers
2:15
2 Le Déserteur
3:34
3 La Java des bombes atomiques
3 2:42
4 Le Petit Commerce
3:05
5 Complainte du progrès
2:48
6 Cinématographe
2:44
7 J’suis snob
4 2:53
8 On n’est pas là pour se faire engueuler
3:20
9 On n’est pas là pour se faire engueuler
3:03
10 Je bois
3:33
11 Le Petit Commerce
3:07
12 Bourrée de complexes
2:15
13 Ah ! si j’avais un franc cinquante
1:22
14 Barcelone
2:58
15 À la pêche des cœurs
2:53
16 Calypso Blues
2:16
17 Mozart avec nous
1:36
18 La Java des chaussettes à clous
2:57
19 J’suis snob
0:57
CD 2: Boris Vian et ses interprètes
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ses baisers me grisaient
Nana Mouskouri 3:32
2 La Complainte du progrès
Bernard Lavilliers 3:07
3 À tous les enfants
Joan Baez 2:57
4 Allons z’enfants
Mouloudji 3:21
5 Tango interminable des perceurs de coffres-forts
Les Frères Jacques 4:43
6 Musique mécanique
Juliette Gréco 3:07
7 Rock hoquet
Au bonheur des dames 2:27
8 Rock monsieur
Rock Failair et son orchestre de p'tits milliardaires 2:58
9 Toi
Nicole Croisille 2:36
10 Pan, pan, pan, poireaux, pomm’ de terre
Maurice Chevalier 3:04
11 Blouse du dentiste
Henri Salvador 4 3:29
12 Il faut me jurer de m’aimer
Simone Langlois 3:35
13 Bilbao song
Yves Montand 4:37
14 Moi, mon Paris
Renée Lebas 3:15
15 Rue Watt
Philippe Clay 2:40
16 Nanna’s Lied
Catherine Sauvage 3:15
17 L’Âme slave
Jacques Higelin 1:48
18 Fais-moi mal Johnny
Magali Noël 4 2:26
19 D’où reviens-tu Billie boy ?
Danyel Gérard 2:58
20 Le Déserteur
Richard Anthony 3:23
21 Quand j’aurai du vent dans mon crâne
Serge Reggiani 2 2:52

Credits

CD 1: Boris Vian chante Boris Vian

piano:
Alain Goraguer (tracks 14–17)
Jimmy Walter (tracks 18–19)
additional lyricist:
Boris Vian (track 13)
arranger:
Alain Goraguer (1956-03) (track 17)
composer:
John Schoenberger (track 13)
Jimmy Walter (1954) (tracks 6–9, 19)
Harold Berg (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 2)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 2)
Jimmy Walter (1954-11 – 1954-11-23) (track 18)
Jimmy Walter (1954-11 – 1954-12) (track 1)
Alain Goraguer (1955) (tracks 4, 10–11, 14)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01-01 – 1955-01-10) (track 5)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01 – 1955-04) (track 3)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01 – 1955-06) (track 12)
Alain Goraguer (1957) (tracks 15–16)
conductor:
Jimmy Walter (tracks 1–3, 5–8)
Claude Bolling (tracks 9–12)
Jimmy Walter (1955-04-22) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Boris Vian (track 7)
lead vocals and spoken vocals:
Boris Vian (1955-04-22) (track 4)
lyricist:
Malvin Schönberger (track 13)
Boris Vian (1954) (tracks 6–9, 19)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 2)
Boris Vian (1954-11 – 1954-11-23) (track 18)
Boris Vian (1954-11 – 1954-12) (track 1)
Boris Vian (1955) (tracks 4, 10–11, 14)
Boris Vian (1955-01-01 – 1955-01-10) (track 5)
Boris Vian (1955-01 – 1955-04) (track 3)
Boris Vian (1955-01 – 1955-06) (track 12)
Géo Dorlis (1956-03) (track 17)
Boris Vian (1956-03) (track 17)
Boris Vian (1957) (tracks 15–16)
orchestra:
Jimmy Walter et son ensemble (1955-04-22) (track 4)
vocals:
Boris Vian (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8–19)
recorded at:
Salle Érard (Paris) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1947-10-25) (track 13)
edit of:
later translated versions:
Beber (track 10)
La mente obtusa (track 15)
O pequeno comércio (tracks 4, 11)
Snob (Spanish version) (tracks 7, 19)
The Deserter (Boris Vian song) (track 2)
Y Ffoadur (track 2)
later versions:
La Vie en rouge, Partie 3 : La Java des bombes atomiques (melodrama for narrator & instruments) (track 3)
parody version of:
Whispering (track 13)
part of:
La Bande à Bonnot (tracks 1, 18)
partial recording of:
J'suis snob (1954-11-23) (track 19)
recording of:
Barcelone (track 14)
Ah ! Si j’avais un franc cinquante (1947-10-25) (track 13)
La Java des chaussettes à clous (1954-11-23) (track 18)
La Java des bombes atomiques (1955-04-22) (track 3)
Le Petit Commerce (Les Canons) (1955-04-22) (track 4)
Les Joyeux Bouchers (1955-04-22) (track 1)
Cinématographe (1955-04-27) (track 6)
J'suis snob (1955-04-27) (track 7)
Le Déserteur (1955-04-27) (track 2)
Bourrée de complexes (1955-06-24) (track 12)
Je bois (1955-06-24) (track 10)
Le Petit Commerce (Les Canons) (1955-06-24) (track 11)
Calypso Blues (1957) (track 16)
Mozart avec nous (1957) (track 17)
À la pêche des cœurs (1957) (track 15)

CD 2: Boris Vian et ses interprètes

piano:
Alain Goraguer (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 18)
Pierre Philippe (French composer & pianist) (1958) (track 5)
Jacques Loussier (1964) (track 16)
additional spoken vocals:
Boris Vian (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 18)
arranger:
Jimmy Walter (track 17)
background vocals and choir vocals:
Les Fontana (French session back-vocal group) (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 18)
composer:
Albert Assayag (track 4)
Serge Gainsbourg (track 21)
Yves Gilbert (track 15)
Mouloudji (track 4)
Joel Newman (track 1)
Rudi Revil (aka "Cadix") (track 9)
Jean-Jacques Robert (track 21)
Raymond Scott (track 19)
Kurt Weill (tracks 13, 16)
Jimmy Walter (1954) (tracks 5, 17)
Harold Berg (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (tracks 20, 20)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (tracks 20, 20)
Jimmy Walter (1954-09) (track 14)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01-01 – 1955-01-10) (track 2)
Alain Goraguer (1955-10 – 1956-12-20) (track 10)
Alain Goraguer (1956-01 – 1956-10) (track 18)
Henri Salvador (1956-06-05 – 1956-06-07) (track 7)
Eddie Barclay (1956-10) (track 8)
Jean-Pierre Landreau (1956-10) (track 8)
André Popp (1957) (track 6)
Louis Ferrari (1958) (track 12)
Henri Salvador (1958-01) (track 11)
Claude Vence (1983) (track 3)
conductor:
Jimmy Walter (1955) (track 14)
Alain Goraguer (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 18)
André Popp (1957) (track 6)
Alain Goraguer (1957) (track 10)
Jean Bouchéty (1958) (track 19)
Quincy Jones (1958) (track 11)
André Popp (1958) (track 5)
François Rauber (1959) (track 12)
Bob Castella (real name: Maurice-François Castella) (1961) (track 13)
Jerry van Rooyen (1961) (track 9)
Michel Legrand (1965) (track 1)
Harry Robinson (1966) (track 20)
Jimmy Walter (1966) (track 17)
Jean-Claude Pelletier (1969) (track 21)
Jean-Paul Mengeon (1971) (track 15)
lead vocals:
Serge Reggiani (1969) (track 21)
lyricist:
Rudi Revil (aka "Cadix") (track 9)
Bertolt Brecht (tracks 13, 16)
Lawrence Elow (track 19)
Paul Campbell (songwriting pseudonym used by The Weavers) (track 1)
Jacques Prévert (track 21)
Boris Vian (1952) (track 4)
Boris Vian (1952 – 1953) (track 21)
Boris Vian (1954) (tracks 5, 17)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (tracks 20, 20)
Boris Vian (1954 – 1959) (track 3)
Boris Vian (1954-07) (track 15)
Boris Vian (1954-09) (track 14)
Boris Vian (1955-01-01 – 1955-01-10) (track 2)
Boris Vian (1955-10 – 1956-12-20) (track 10)
Boris Vian (1956-01 – 1956-10) (track 18)
Boris Vian (1956-06-05 – 1956-06-07) (track 7)
Boris Vian (1956-10) (track 8)
Boris Vian (1957) (track 6)
Boris Vian (1958) (track 12)
Boris Vian (1958-01) (track 11)
orchestra:
Jimmy Walter et son ensemble (1955) (track 14)
Alain Goraguer et son orchestre (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 18)
André Popp et son orchestre (1957) (track 6)
André Popp et son orchestre (1958) (track 5)
Quincy Jones and His Orchestra (1958) (track 11)
Bob Castella et son orchestre (1961) (track 13)
Jimmy Walter et son ensemble (1966) (track 17)
orchestrator:
Quincy Jones (1958) (track 11)
translator:
Boris Vian (1956 – 1957) (track 16)
Boris Vian (1956-12) (track 13)
Boris Vian (1958-03-06) (track 1)
Boris Vian (1958-07) (track 19)
Boris Vian (1959) (track 9)
vocals:
Renée Lebas (1955) (track 14)
Magali Noël (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 18)
Maurice Chevalier (1957) (track 10)
Juliette Gréco (1957) (track 6)
Jacky Vermont (jazz trumpeter) (1957) (track 8)
Les Frères Jacques (1958) (track 5)
Danyel Gérard (French pop singer) (1958) (track 19)
Henri Salvador (1958) (track 11)
Simone Langlois (1959) (track 12)
Nicole Croisille (1961) (track 9)
Yves Montand (1961) (track 13)
Catherine Sauvage (1964) (track 16)
Nana Mouskouri (1965) (track 1)
Richard Anthony (1966) (track 20)
Jacques Higelin (1966) (track 17)
Philippe Clay (1971) (track 15)
Mouloudji (1971) (track 4)
Bernard Lavilliers (1982) (track 2)
Joan Baez (1983) (track 3)
remasters:
cover recording of:
Le Déserteur (track 20)
Toi (1961) (track 9)
Ses baisers me grisaient (1965) (track 1)
Le Déserteur (1966) (track 20)
Rock hoquet (1977) (track 7)
later translated versions:
Bate em mim (track 18)
Blues del dentista (track 11)
Herr Oberstdivisionär (tracks 20, 20)
Hurt Me Bad Johnny (track 18)
Jag står här på ett torg (tracks 20, 20)
Lehrdienschtverweigerer (tracks 20, 20)
Moi, mon Paris (French-Portuguese version) (track 14)
Musique mécanique (Portuguese version) (track 6)
Musique mécanique (English version) (track 6)
The Deserter (Boris Vian song) (tracks 20, 20)
Y Ffoadur (tracks 20, 20)
later versions:
live cover recording of:
À tous les enfants (music by Claude Vence) (1983) (track 3)
recording of:
Moi, mon Paris (1955) (track 14)
Fais-moi mal, Johnny (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 18)
Musique mécanique (1957) (track 6)
Rock-monsieur (1957) (track 8)
Blouse du dentiste (1958) (track 11)
D'où reviens-tu, Billie boy ? (1958) (track 19)
Il faut me jurer de m'aimer (1959) (track 12)
Nanna's Lied (1964) (track 16)
L'Âme slave (1966) (track 17)
Quand j’aurai du vent dans mon crâne (music by Serge Gainsbourg) (1969) (track 21)
Allons z'enfants (music by Mouloudji & Assayag) (1971) (track 4)
Rue Watt (music by Yves Gilbert) (1971) (track 15)
translated version of:
Lied eines Freudenmädchens (Nanna's Lied) (music by Kurt Weill) (track 16)
So (track 9)
version of:
Pater Noster (track 21)
Rue Watt (track 15)

Release

ASIN: FR: B0000084MK [info]

Release Group

included in: Boris Vian et ses interprètes (6 CD set) by Boris Vian / Various Artists
includes: Boris Vian chante Boris Vian by Boris Vian