Tracklist

CD 1: Cécile, ma fille
# Title Rating Length
1 Une Petite Fille 5 2:09
2 Les Don Juan 5 3:20
3 Cécile, ma fille 5 3:29
4 L’Église 3:34
5 Ouh ! (Allez-y les bergères) 2 2:43
6 Mon assassin 3:11
7 Je suis sous … 3 3:20
8 Le Cinéma 5 2:59
9 Le Jazz et la Java 5 2:26
10 Chanson pour Marilyn 3 2:37
11 Les Mines de charbon 2:34
12 Ma fleur 3:24
13 La Chanson 4 1:47
14 Le Rouge et le Noir (L’Enseigne au néon) 4 2:15
15 Pauvre Nougaro 2:49
16 Les P’tits Bruns et les Grands Blonds 3 1:59
17 Il y avait une ville 2:58
CD 2: Armstrong
# Title Rating Length
1 Bidonville (Berimbau) 5 3:15
2 L’Amour sorcier 3 3:31
3 Côte d’Azur 3 3:04
4 Sing Sing Song (Work Song) 2:58
5 Tu dormiras longtemps 2:38
6 À bout de souffle (Blue Rondo à la Turk) 3:02
7 Les Mains d’une femme dans la farine (Gravy Waltz) 4 2:01
8 Chanson pour le maçon 5 2:50
9 Schplaouch ! 2 2:53
10 Gratte-moi la tête 3 2:39
11 Armstrong (Let My People Go) 3:18
12 Toutes les filles m’ont suivi 2:29
13 Blanche-Neige 3 3:42
14 Docteur (Fever) 2:59
CD 3: Locomotive d’or
# Title Rating Length
1 Locomotive d’or 9:51
2 Dansez sur moi (Girl Talk) 5 3:24
3 Rue Saint-Denis 4:24
4 Montparis 6:53
5 Pommier de paradis 3:50
6 Armé d’amour 4:01
7 Fale (Jeu de la mémoire) 5:27
CD 4: Tu verras
# Title Rating Length
1 Nobody Knows 3 3:23
2 La Danse 3 4:13
3 Autour de minuit (’Round Midnight) 4 3:16
4 Quand Freddy est parti 2 4:29
5 E pericoloso sporgersi 3:32
6 Tu verras (O que sera) 3:16
7 Insomnie 4:16
8 L’Aspirateur 3 5:46
9 Mon disque d’été sur les motifs de (For Lena and Lennie) 3 4:23
10 Nous n’avons pas de passeport 4:01

Credits

CD 1: Cécile, ma fille

organ:
Eddy Louiss (tracks 6, 17)
Eddy Louiss (1963) (tracks 7, 16)
piano:
Michel Legrand (1962) (tracks 1–2, 5, 8–10, 13–15)
Maurice Vander (jazz musician and conductor, not the lyricist) (1963) (tracks 7, 16)
composer:
Jacques Datin (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 9–10)
Hubert Giraud (tracks 15–16)
Michel Legrand (tracks 2, 4–5, 8, 11–14)
Jimmy Walter (track 17)
conductor:
Maurice Vander (jazz musician and conductor, not the lyricist) (1963) (tracks 7, 16)
lyricist:
Claude Nougaro (tracks 1–17)
orchestra:
Maurice Vander et sa formation (tracks 6–7, 16–17)
Michel Legrand et son orchestre (1962) (tracks 1–2, 5, 8–10, 13–15)
Michel Legrand et son ensemble (1963) (tracks 4, 11–12)
vocals:
Claude Nougaro (tracks 6, 17)
Claude Nougaro (1962) (tracks 1–2, 5, 8–10, 13–15)
Claude Nougaro (1963) (tracks 4, 7, 11–12, 16)
publisher:
Warner Chappell Music France (tracks 2, 8, 13)
Éditions du chiffre neuf (tracks 1–3, 8–9, 13)
later translated versions:
Pod balkonem (track 7)
recording of:
Cécile ma fille (track 3)
Mon assassin (track 6)
Chanson pour Marilyn (1962) (track 10)
La Chanson (1962) (track 13)
Le Cinéma (1962) (track 8)
Le Jazz et la Java (1962) (track 9)
Le Rouge et le noir (1962) (track 14)
Les Don Juan (1962) (track 2)
Où (Allez-y les bergères) (1962) (track 5)
Pauvre Nougaro (1962) (track 15)
Une petite fille (1962) (track 1)
Je suis sous (1963) (track 7)
L'Église (1963) (track 4)
Les Mines de charbon (1963) (track 11)
Ma fleur (1963) (track 12)

CD 2: Armstrong

arranger:
Claude Nougaro (track 7)
composer:
Steve Allen (US actor, musician & comedian) (track 7)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (track 7)
Dave Brubeck (track 6)
Eddie Cooley (track 14)
Jacques Datin (tracks 8, 13)
John Davenport (songwriter Otis Blackwell) (track 14)
Michel Legrand (track 9)
Baden Powell (track 1)
Maurice Vander (jazz musician and conductor, not the lyricist) (track 10)
Claude Nougaro (tracks 2–3, 10)
lyricist:
Claude Nougaro (tracks 1–3, 6–11, 13–14)
orchestra:
Maurice Vander et son orchestre (1965) (tracks 6, 9, 11, 13–14)
Ivan Jullien et son Orchestre (1966) (tracks 2, 7)
Maurice Vander et son ensemble (1966) (tracks 1, 3)
vocals:
Claude Nougaro (track 10)
Claude Nougaro (1965) (tracks 6, 9, 11, 13–14)
Claude Nougaro (1966) (tracks 1–3, 7)
publisher:
Budde Music France (track 6)
Éditions du chiffre neuf (tracks 8, 11)
is based on:
Gravy Waltz (track 7)
recording of:
Gratte-moi la tête (track 10)
Armstrong (1965) (track 11)
Blanche‐Neige (1965) (track 13)
Docteur (Fever) (1965) (track 14)
Schplaouch ! (1965) (track 9)
À bout de souffle (Blue Rondo à la Turk) (1965) (track 6)
Bidonville (Berimbau) (1966) (track 1)
Côte d'azur (1966) (track 3)
L'Amour sorcier (1966) (track 2)
translated version of:
Fever (track 14)
version of:
Berimbau (Portuguese original) (track 1)

CD 3: Locomotive d’or

composer:
Neal Hefti (track 2)
Eddy Louiss (track 4)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (track 6)
Claude Nougaro (tracks 4, 6)
lyricist:
Claude Nougaro (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Bobby Troup (track 2)
vocals:
Claude Nougaro (1973) (tracks 1–2, 4–7)
publisher:
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 2)
is based on:
recording of:
Armé d’amour (1973) (track 6)
Dansez sur moi (1973) (track 2)
Fale (Jeu de la mémoire) (1973) (track 7)
Locomotive d’or (1973) (track 1)
Montparis (1973) (track 4)
Pommier de paradis (1973) (track 5)
version of:
Girl Talk (track 2)

CD 4: Tu verras

arranger:
Jean-Claude Vannier (tracks 7–8)
Maurice Vander (jazz musician and conductor, not the lyricist) (tracks 1–5, 9)
composer:
Quincy Jones (track 9)
Thelonious Monk (track 3)
Éric Robrecht (Belgian pianist & songwriter, aka Eric Channe) (track 5)
Jean-Claude Vannier (tracks 7–8)
Cootie Williams (track 3)
Bernie Hanighen (track 3)
Claude Nougaro (track 2)
Maurice Vander (jazz musician and conductor, not the lyricist) (tracks 2, 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
conductor:
Maurice Vander (jazz musician and conductor, not the lyricist) (1977) (track 9)
Maurice Vander (jazz musician and conductor, not the lyricist) (1978) (tracks 1–5)
Jean-Claude Vannier (1978) (tracks 7–8)
lyricist:
Bernie Hanighen (track 3)
Claude Nougaro (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
translator:
Claude Nougaro (tracks 1, 3)
vocals:
Claude Nougaro (1977) (track 9)
Claude Nougaro (1978) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
publisher:
is based on:
recording of:
Mon disque d’été (For Lena and Lennie) (1977) (track 9)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (1978) (track 3)
E pericoloso sporgersi (1978) (track 5)
Insomnie (1978) (track 7)
La Danse (1978) (track 2)
L’Aspirateur (1978) (track 8)
Nobody Knows (1978) (track 1)
Quand Freddy est parti (1978) (track 4)
translated version of:
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 3)