Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Ne me quitte pas 3:51
2 Jacky 2 3:25
3 Rosa 2:43
4 Le Moribond 3:07
5 Mon père disait 3:06
6 Vesoul 5 3:09
7 La Bière 3:13
8 Bruxelles 3:00
9 Mathilde 2:38
10 J’en appelle 2:45
11 Voir un ami pleurer 5 3:55
12 La Valse à mille temps 4 3:52
13 Il y a 2:21
14 Il neige sur Liège 2:55
15 La Chanson des vieux amants 5 4:28
16 Les Flamandes 2:35

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Brussels, Belgium (1953-02) (track 13)
piano:
Gérard Jouannest (French musician & songwriter) (1965-11-02) (track 2)
arranger:
Glen Powell (Belgian arranger, conductor & composer Félix Faecq) (track 13)
composer:
Gérard Jouannest (French musician & songwriter) (tracks 2, 8–9, 15)
Lou Logist (Belgian jazz musician) (track 13)
Jacques Brel (tracks 1, 3–8, 10–16)
conductor:
François Rauber (tracks 4, 6–7, 9, 15)
André Popp (1957-03-22) (track 10)
François Rauber (1959-09-11) (track 1)
François Rauber (1959-09-14) (tracks 12, 16)
François Rauber (1962-03-07) (track 3)
François Rauber (1962-03-14) (track 8)
François Rauber (1963-05-30) (track 14)
François Rauber (1965-11-02) (track 2)
lyricist:
Jacques Brel (tracks 1–16)
orchestra:
François Rauber et son orchestre (1965-11-02) (track 2)
vocals:
Jacques Brel (tracks 4–7, 9, 11, 15)
Jacques Brel (1953-02) (track 13)
Jacques Brel (1957-03-22) (track 10)
Jacques Brel (1959-09-11) (track 1)
Jacques Brel (1959-09-14) (tracks 12, 16)
Jacques Brel (1962-03-07) (track 3)
Jacques Brel (1962-03-14) (track 8)
Jacques Brel (1963-05-30) (track 14)
Jacques Brel (1965-11-02) (track 2)
publisher:
Éditions Jacques Brel (tracks 1–2)
アンフィニ (track 2)
recorded at:
Studio Hoche (Barclay) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1962-03-07) (track 3)
Studio Hoche (Barclay) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1962-03-14) (track 8)
Studio Hoche (Barclay) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1963-05-30) (track 14)
Studio Hoche (Barclay) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1965-11-02) (track 2)
Studio Hoche (Barclay) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1977-09-21) (track 11)
is the basis for:
Ma Tetrikini Heik (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Das "Sausack"-Lied (track 1)
later translated versions:
Adieu Emile (track 4)
Ala vetää vaan (track 1)
Bitte geh nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 1)
Bitte geh’ nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Max Colpet) (track 1)
Die sterwende (track 4)
Don’t Leave (track 1)
Drinklied (track 7)
Ethän lähde pois (track 1)
Geh nicht fort von mir (german translation: Heinz Riedel) (track 1)
Ich weiss (track 11)
If You Go Away (track 1)
Jacky (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 2)
Jacky (Finnish) (track 2)
Joe (La Chanson de Jacky) (track 2)
Jos nyt menet pois (track 1)
La Chanson des vieux amants (The Song of Old Lovers) (track 15)
Le fiamminghe (track 16)
Liefde van later (Dutch version of "La Chanson des vieux amants") (track 15)
Mathilde (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 9)
Mathilde (Finnish) (track 9)
Mathilde (english version) (track 9)
Meikäläiset (track 16)
Ne me quitte pas (english translation: Des De Moor) (track 1)
Ne me quitte pas (Spanish translation) (track 1)
Nie opuszczaj mnie (Ne me quitte pas) (track 1)
No em deixis, no (track 1)
No me dejes no (track 1)
Piosenka starych kochanków (La chanson des vieux amants) (track 15)
Rosa (version en flamand) (track 3)
Rosa (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 3)
Seasons in the Sun (track 4)
Sneeu oor Luik (track 14)
Sommar varje dag (Swedish version) (track 4)
Song for Old Lovers (track 15)
The Old Lovers Song (track 15)
Vesoul (italian) (track 6)
Viimeinen valssi (track 12)
Vlamingvrou (track 16)
“Nicky” (track 2)
行かないで (track 1)
recording of:
Mathilde (track 9)
Mon père disait (track 5)
Il y a (1953-02) (track 13)
J’en appelle (1957-03-22) (track 10)
Ne me quitte pas (original French version) (1959-09-11) (track 1)
La Valse à mille temps (1959-09-14) (track 12)
Les Flamandes (1959-09-14) (track 16)
Le Moribond (1960) (track 4)
Rosa (1962-03-07) (track 3)
Bruxelles (1962-03-14) (track 8)
Il neige sur Liège (1963-05-30) (track 14)
Jacky (1965-11-02) (track 2)
La Bière (1968) (track 7)
Vesoul (1968) (track 6)
Voir un ami pleurer (1977-09-21) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Francia (edit) (track 1)