Annotation

3 CD compilation set

Annotation last modified on 2013-01-02 19:19 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 La Vie en rose
3:08
2 Les Trois Cloches
4:09
3 Dans les prisons de Nantes
2:32
4 Un homme comme les autres
3:51
5 Les Amants de Paris
3:14
6 Hymne à l’amour
3:28
7 Je hais les dimanches
3:24
8 Jézébel
3:31
9 Bravo pour le clown !
3:06
10 Le "Ça ira"
2:24
11 Enfin l’printemps
2:22
12 Légende (live)
3:48
13 Les Feuilles mortes (Autumn Leaves)
3:30
14 L’Homme à la moto
2:07
15 Je me souviens d’une chanson
2:48
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 L’Étranger
3:36
2 ’chand d’habits
2:51
3 Les Deux Ménétriers
2:29
4 Fais-moi valser
3:37
5 La Fille et le Chien
3:47
6 Il n’est pas distingué
2:59
7 J’suis mordue
3:06
8 La Julie jolie
3:16
9 Mon amant de la coloniale
3:26
10 La Petite Boutique
3:24
11 Quand même
3:20
12 Reste
3:13
13 Va danser
3:38
14 Y avait du soleil
3:30
15 Mon légionnaire
3:58
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Le Contrebandier
2:54
2 Dans un bouge du vieux port
3:05
3 Mon cœur est au coin de la rue
3:10
4 Le Grand Voyage du pauvre nègre
3:48
5 Le Fanion de la légion
3:25
6 Le Petit Monsieur triste
2:48
7 Elle fréquentait la rue Pigalle
3:41
8 Les Deux Copains
2:56
9 Où sont-ils, mes petits copains ?
3:36
10 L’Accordéoniste
3:09
11 J’ai dansé avec l’amour
3:17
12 C’est un monsieur très distingué
3:41
13 Le Vagabond
3:24
14 Le Brun et le Blond
3:06
15 Regarde-moi toujours comme ça
3:45

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Robert Chauvigny (track 1)
arranger:
Jean Françaix (track 10)
Marc Herrand (track 3)
composer:
Gilbert Bécaud (track 12)
Bécourt (track 10)
Jerry Leiber (track 14)
Louiguy (tracks 1, 9)
Eddy Marnay (track 5)
Marguerite Monnot (tracks 6, 11)
Jean-Pierre Moulin (track 15)
Pierre Roche (track 4)
Mike Stoller (track 14)
Florence Véran (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Léo Ferré (track 5)
Édith Piaf (track 1)
Wayne Shanklin (track 8)
Gilles (Swiss composer/vocalist/actor Jean Villard Gilles) (1939) (track 2)
Joseph Kosma (1946) (track 13)
conductor:
Robert Chauvigny (tracks 4–7, 9–11, 14–15)
Guy Luypaerts (track 1)
lyricist:
Jerry Leiber (track 14)
Mike Stoller (track 14)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Henri Contet (track 9)
Léo Ferré (track 5)
Félix Marten (track 15)
Édith Piaf (tracks 1, 4, 6, 12)
René Rouzaud (track 11)
Wayne Shanklin (track 8)
Charles Aznavour (track 7)
Gilles (Swiss composer/vocalist/actor Jean Villard Gilles) (1939) (track 2)
Jacques Prévert (1946) (track 13)
orchestra:
translator:
Charles Aznavour (track 8)
Raoul Breton (track 8)
Jean Dréjac (track 14)
vocals:
Édith Piaf (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–11, 14–15)
writer:
Ladré (Wrote "Ça ira") (1790) (track 10)
publisher:
ピアーミュージック (Japan, subsidiary of Nichion) (track 1)
arrangements:
Autumn Leaves (for brass, Catherall) (track 13)
Autumn Leaves (for brass band, Geldard) (track 13)
La vie en rose (track 1)
Les feuilles mortes (arr. Agrell for solo oboe and orchestra) (track 13)
has revision:
later parody versions:
Les feuilles votent (track 13)
later translated versions:
Autumn Leaves (jazz standard) (track 13)
Bim bam (track 2)
De tre klockorna (track 2)
Himno al amor (track 6)
Hymn to Love (Piaf version) (track 6)
Jimmy Brown (track 2)
Kuolleet lehdet (track 13)
La Vie en rose (English translation) (track 1)
La vida es rosa (track 1)
La vie en rose (Swedish lyrics by Roland) (track 1)
Las hojas muertas (track 13)
Schnee fallt bald (track 13)
The Three Bells (track 2)
バラ色の人生 (track 1)
愛の讃歌 (track 6)
愛の賛歌 (track 6)
粉紅色的一生 (track 1)
later versions:
live recording of:
Légende (1955) (track 12)
recording of:
Jézébel (French) (track 8)
Les Feuilles mortes (track 13)
Les Trois Cloches (track 2)
La Vie en rose (French original) (1946-10-09) (track 1)
Dans les prisons de Nantes (Édith Piaf / Compagnons de la chanson version) (1946-10-25) (track 3)
Un homme comme les autres (1947-10-07) (track 4)
Les Amants de Paris (1948-06-11) (track 5)
Hymne à l’amour (1950-05-02) (track 6)
Je hais les dimanches (1951-10-15) (track 7)
Le "Ça ira" (du film "Si Versailles m'était conté") (1953-07-02) (track 10)
Bravo pour le clown (1953-07-18) (track 9)
Enfin le printemps (1954-10-29) (track 11)
L’Homme à la moto (1956-02-28) (track 14)
Je me souviens d’une chanson (1958-09-04) (track 15)
translated version of:
Jezebel (track 8)
version of:

CD 2

piano:
Jean Wiener (track 11)
composer:
Charles Borel-Clerc (tracks 4–5)
Mme Constant (Musician - Composer) (track 3)
Léo Daniderff (track 8)
Lucien Durand (Musician - Composer) (track 3)
Octave Hodeige (Musician - Composer) (track 10)
Robert Juel (tracks 1, 9)
Will Leardy (track 12)
Marcel Legay (track 13)
Jean Lenoir (tracks 7, 14)
Paul Maye (track 6)
Marguerite Monnot (tracks 1, 15)
Jacques Simonot (track 12)
Jean Wiener (track 11)
R. Alfred (track 2)
lyricist:
Jean Lenoir (track 14)
Jacques Simonot (track 12)
R. Alfred (track 2)
Raymond Asso (tracks 9, 15)
Pierre Bayle (track 12)
Roméo Carles (Lyricist) (track 10)
Lucien Carol (track 7)
Jacques Charles (track 5)
Gaston Couté (tracks 8, 13)
Robert Delamare (French songwriter) (track 7)
Marc Hély (track 6)
Robert Malleron (track 1)
Louis Poterat (track 11)
Charles Pothier (track 5)
Jean Richepin (track 3)
orchestra:
Orchestre Yerry (track 6)
vocals:
Édith Piaf (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–7, 10–11)
recording of:
Fais-moi valser (track 4)
La Julie jolie (track 8)
Mon légionnaire (track 15)
Reste (Édith Piaf song) (track 12)
Va danser (track 13)
Y’avait du soleil (track 14)
Il n’est pas distingué (1936) (track 6)
La Petite Boutique (1936) (track 10)
Quand même (du film «La Garçonne») (1936) (track 11)
’chand d’habits (1936) (track 2)
J’suis mordue (1936-01-15) (track 7)
L’Étranger (Édith Piaf song) (1936-01-15) (track 1)

CD 3

recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1940-05-27) (track 10)
accordion:
Gus Viseur (track 10)
composer:
Jeanne Breilh (track 2)
René Cloërec (track 4)
Michel Emer (track 10)
Gilles (Swiss composer/vocalist/actor Jean Villard Gilles) (track 1)
Louiguy (tracks 12–13)
Louis Maitrier (track 7)
Marguerite Monnot (tracks 5–6, 9, 11, 14–15)
conductor:
Paul Durand (French composer and conductor) (track 14)
Jacques Météhen (a.k.a. "Jack" Metehen, John Ellsworth) (tracks 6, 9, 11–12)
Emil Stern (track 1)
lyricist:
Jeanne Breilh (track 2)
Michel Emer (track 10)
Raymond Asso (tracks 1, 4–8)
Henri Contet (tracks 14–15)
Augustin Deltour (track 2)
André Liaunet (track 2)
Édith Piaf (tracks 9, 11–13)
orchestra:
Orchestre Wal-Berg (tracks 2–3, 10)
vocals:
Édith Piaf (tracks 1–4, 6, 9–12, 14)
writer:
Albert Lasry (track 3)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Elle fréquentait la rue Pigalle (Édit Piaf song) (track 7)
Le Vagabond (Édith Piaf song) (track 13)
Les Deux Copains (track 8)
Dans un bouge du vieux port (1937) (track 2)
Le Contrebandier (1937-01-28) (track 1)
Le Petit Monsieur triste (1939-05-31) (track 6)
L’Accordéoniste (1940-05-27) (track 10)
J’ai dansé avec l’amour (1941) (track 11)
Le Brun et le Blond (1943) (track 14)

Release

ASIN: UK: B002GNYJGK [info]