Tracklist

CD-R 1
# Title Rating Length
1 La Haine 1:58
2 Grand Jacques (C’est trop facile) 1:50
3 Il pleut (Les Carreaux) 2:37
4 Le Diable (Ça va) 2:27
5 Il peut pleuvoir 1:46
6 Il nous faut regarder 2:25
7 Le Fou du roi 1:58
8 C’est comme ça 2:09
9 Sur la place 2:51
10 S’il te faut 2:08
11 La Bastille 3 3:00
12 Prière païenne 2:36
13 Il y a 2:23
14 La Foire 3:25
15 Quand on n’a que l’amour 2:27
16 Qu’avons nous fait, bonnes gens 1:48
17 Les Pieds dans le ruisseau 2:55
18 Pardons 2:21
19 La Bourrée du célibataire 2:27
20 L’Air de la bêtise 4:27
21 Saint-Pierre 2:21
22 J’en appelle 2:46
CD-R 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Heureux 2:55
2 Les Blés 1:51
3 Demain l’on se marie (La Chanson des fiancés) 2:36
4 Au printemps 2:43
5 Je ne sais pas 3:11
6 Le Colonel 3:14
7 Dors ma mie, bonsoir 3:47
8 La lumière jaillira 3:00
9 Dites, si c’était vrai (poème) 1:37
10 L’Homme dans la cité 2:26
11 Litanies pour un retour 2:12
12 Voir 2:24
13 La Valse à mille temps 4 3:52
14 Seul 3:31
15 La Dame patronnesse 2:40
16 Je t’aime 2:22
17 Ne me quitte pas 3:52
18 Les Flamandes 2:38
19 Isabelle 3:14
20 La Mort 2:53
21 La Tendresse 2:39
22 La Colombe 3:02

Credits

CD-R 1

recorded in:
Brussels, Belgium (1953-02) (track 13)
guitar:
Jacques Brel (1954-02-15) (tracks 5, 8)
arranger:
André Grassi (tracks 1–10)
Glen Powell (Belgian arranger, conductor & composer Félix Faecq) (tracks 13–14)
composer:
Lou Logist (Belgian jazz musician) (tracks 13–14)
Jacques Vigouroux (track 18)
Jacques Brel (tracks 1–17, 19–22)
Glen Powell (Belgian arranger, conductor & composer Félix Faecq) (track 5)
conductor:
André Grassi (1954-02-15) (tracks 1–9)
Michel Legrand (1955-03-11) (tracks 10, 16)
Michel Legrand (1955-03-17) (track 17)
André Popp (1955-10-25) (track 11)
André Popp (1956-09-18) (tracks 12, 15)
André Popp (1956-09-19) (track 21)
André Popp (1957-03-22) (tracks 18–20, 22)
lyricist:
Jacques Brel (tracks 1–22)
vocals:
Jacques Brel (1953) (track 14)
Jacques Brel (1953-02) (track 13)
Jacques Brel (1954-02-15) (tracks 1–9)
Jacques Brel (1955-03-11) (tracks 10, 16)
Jacques Brel (1955-03-17) (track 17)
Jacques Brel (1955-10-25) (track 11)
Jacques Brel (1956-09-18) (tracks 12, 15)
Jacques Brel (1956-09-19) (track 21)
Jacques Brel (1957-03-22) (tracks 18–20, 22)
publisher:
Universal MCA Music Publishing (France) (track 9)
recorded at:
Théâtre de l'Apollo in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1954-02-15) (tracks 1–9)
later translated versions:
De duivel (track 4)
If You Need (track 10)
Rakastakaa (track 15)
The Devil (Okay) (track 4)
Vanhanpojan bourree (track 19)
recording of:
La Foire (1953) (track 14)
Il y a (1953-02) (track 13)
C’est comme ça (1954-02-15) (track 8)
Grand Jacques (1954-02-15) (track 2)
Il nous faut regarder (1954-02-15) (track 6)
Il peut pleuvoir (1954-02-15) (track 5)
Il pleut (Les Carreaux) (1954-02-15) (track 3)
La Haine (1954-02-15) (track 1)
Le Diable (Ça va) (1954-02-15) (track 4)
Le Fou du roi (1954-02-15) (track 7)
Sur la place (1954-02-15) (track 9)
Qu’avons-nous fait, bonnes gens ? (1955-03-11) (track 16)
S’il te faut (1955-03-11) (track 10)
Les Pieds dans le ruisseau (1955-03-17) (track 17)
La Bastille (1955-10-25) (track 11)
Prière païenne (1956-09-18) (track 12)
Quand on n’a que l’amour (1956-09-18) (track 15)
Saint-Pierre (1956-09-19) (track 21)
J’en appelle (1957-03-22) (track 22)
La Bourrée du célibataire (1957-03-22) (track 19)
L’Air de la bêtise (1957-03-22) (track 20)
Pardons (1957-03-22) (track 18)

CD-R 2

choir vocals:
La Joie au village (1958-10-07) (track 12)
composer:
François Rauber (tracks 7–8, 10–11, 16, 19)
Gaby Wagenheim (track 6)
Jacques Brel (tracks 1–5, 9, 11–15, 17–22)
conductor:
André Popp (1956-09-19) (track 2)
André Popp (1957-03-22) (track 1)
André Popp (1958-03-14) (tracks 3, 6)
André Popp (1958-04-01) (track 8)
François Rauber (1958-04-01) (tracks 4–5, 10–11)
André Popp (1958-04-13) (track 9)
André Popp (1958-05-12) (track 7)
François Rauber (1958-10-07) (track 12)
François Rauber (1959-09-11) (tracks 15, 17, 21)
François Rauber (1959-09-14) (tracks 13, 18)
François Rauber (1959-09-15) (tracks 14, 19, 22)
François Rauber (1959-09-17) (track 16)
lyricist:
Jacques Brel (tracks 1–22)
orchestra:
François Rauber et son orchestre (1958-04-01) (tracks 4, 11)
François Rauber et son orchestre (1958-10-07) (track 12)
François Rauber et son orchestre (1959-09-11) (track 21)
François Rauber et son orchestre (1959-09-17) (track 16)
vocals:
Jacques Brel (1956-09-19) (track 2)
Jacques Brel (1957-03-22) (track 1)
Jacques Brel (1958-03-14) (tracks 3, 6)
Jacques Brel (1958-04-01) (tracks 4–5, 8, 10–11)
Jacques Brel (1958-04-13) (track 9)
Jacques Brel (1958-05-12) (track 7)
Jacques Brel (1958-10-07) (track 12)
Jacques Brel (1959-09-11) (tracks 15, 17, 21)
Jacques Brel (1959-09-14) (tracks 13, 18)
Jacques Brel (1959-09-15) (tracks 14, 19, 22)
Jacques Brel (1959-09-17) (track 16)
publisher:
is the basis for:
Ma Tetrikini Heik (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
Das "Sausack"-Lied (track 17)
later translated versions:
Ala vetää vaan (track 17)
Allein (track 14)
Alone (track 14)
Bitte geh nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 17)
Bitte geh’ nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Max Colpet) (track 17)
Don’t Leave (track 17)
Ethän lähde pois (track 17)
Geh nicht fort von mir (german translation: Heinz Riedel) (track 17)
If You Go Away (track 17)
Isabelle (italian) (track 19)
Jos nyt menet pois (track 17)
Kuolema (track 20)
Laat me niet alleen (track 17)
Le fiamminghe (track 18)
Litany for a Return (track 11)
Meikäläiset (track 18)
My Death (track 20)
Ne me quitte pas (Spanish translation) (track 17)
Ne me quitte pas (english translation: Des De Moor) (track 17)
Nie opuszczaj mnie (Ne me quitte pas) (track 17)
No em deixis, no (track 17)
No me dejes no (track 17)
Non so perché (track 5)
Não me deixes mais (track 17)
Viimeinen valssi (track 13)
Vlamingvrou (track 18)
Yksin (track 14)
行かないで (track 17)
recording of:
La Mort (track 20)
Les Blés (1956-09-19) (track 2)
Heureux (1957-03-22) (track 1)
Le Colonel (1958-03-14) (track 6)
Au printemps (1958-04-01) (track 4)
Je ne sais pas (1958-04-01) (track 5)
La lumière jaillira (1958-04-01) (track 8)
Litanies pour un retour (1958-04-01) (track 11)
L’Homme dans la cité (1958-04-01) (track 10)
Dites, si c’était vrai (1958-04-13) (track 9)
Dors ma mie (1958-05-12) (track 7)
Voir (1958-10-07) (track 12)
La Dame patronnesse (1959-09-11) (track 15)
La Tendresse (Jacques Brel song) (1959-09-11) (track 21)
Ne me quitte pas (original French version) (1959-09-11) (track 17)
La Valse à mille temps (1959-09-14) (track 13)
Les Flamandes (1959-09-14) (track 18)
Isabelle (1959-09-15) (track 19)
La Colombe (1959-09-15) (track 22)
Seul (1959-09-15) (track 14)
Je t’aime (Jacques Brel song) (1959-09-17) (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Francia (edit) (track 17)
translated version of:
Litanie bij een terugkeer (based on: Litanies Pour Un Retour) (track 11)