Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Le Chant des partisans
Bordas 3:32
2 La Java bleue
Lucienne Delyle 2:19
3 Mon légionnaire
Édith Piaf 3:29
4 La Petite Église
André Claveau 3:17
5 Le Plus Beau Tango du monde
Tino Rossi 2:49
6 Les Roses blanches
Berthe Sylva 3:27
7 À Paris
Francis Lemarque 2:46
8 Chanson pour l’Auvergnat
Georges Brassens 4 3:02
9 Comme un petit coquelicot
Mouloudji 3:45
10 Le Déserteur
Boris Vian 3:28
11 Les Feuilles mortes
Yves Montand 4:29
12 La Javanaise
Serge Gainsbourg 2:29
13 La Mer
Charles Trenet 3:21
14 Ne me quitte pas
Jacques Brel 5 4:09
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Aline
Christophe 2:54
2 La Chanson de Lara
John William 2:48
3 Comme d'habitude
Claude François 4:12
4 Enfant de tous pays
Enrico Macias 2:57
5 Et maintenant
Gilbert Bécaud 3:40
6 Que je t'aime
Johnny Hallyday 3:23
7 L'amour en héritage
Nana Mouskouri 4:26
8 Belle-île en mer, Marie Galante
Laurent Voulzy 3:34
9 Le Chanteur
Daniel Balavoine 3:56
10 Les Corons
Pierre Bachelet 4:16
11 Laisse béton
Renaud 2:33
12 Mon vieux
Daniel Guichard 3:32
13 Prendre un enfant par la main (à Martine)
Yves Duteil 4:17
14 Quand la musique est bonne
Jean-Jacques Goldman 3:43

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Georges Brassens (1954-10-28) (track 8)
double bass:
Pierre Nicolas (1954-10-28) (track 8)
piano:
Gérard Jouannest (French musician & songwriter) (track 14)
additional acoustic guitar:
Antoine Schessa (Musician - Acoustic Guitar Player) (track 8)
arranger:
François Rauber (track 14)
composer:
Georges Brassens (track 8)
Paul Delmet (French singer & composer) (track 4)
Marguerite Monnot (track 3)
Léon Raiter (track 6)
Claude Valéry (track 9)
Jacques Brel (track 14)
Serge Gainsbourg (track 12)
Francis Lemarque (track 7)
Albert Lasry (1945) (track 13)
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 13)
Joseph Kosma (1946) (track 11)
Harold Berg (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 10)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 10)
conductor:
François Rauber (track 14)
Jimmy Walter (track 10)
Albert Lasry (1946) (track 13)
lead vocals:
Georges Brassens (1954-10-28) (track 8)
lyricist:
Georges Brassens (track 8)
Raymond Asso (tracks 3, 9)
Jacques Brel (track 14)
Charles Fallot (track 4)
Serge Gainsbourg (track 12)
Francis Lemarque (track 7)
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 13)
Jacques Prévert (1946) (track 11)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 10)
vocals:
Georges Brassens (track 8)
Jacques Brel (track 14)
Boris Vian (track 10)
Charles Trenet (1946) (track 13)
publisher:
Le Chant du Monde (1949) (track 7)
Éditions Semi (SEMI Société) (1949) (track 7)
arrangements:
Autumn Leaves (for brass, Catherall) (track 11)
Autumn Leaves (for brass band, Geldard) (track 11)
Les feuilles mortes (arr. Agrell for solo oboe and orchestra) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Les Feuilles mortes (track 11)
is the basis for:
Ma Tetrikini Heik (track 14)
later parody versions:
Les feuilles votent (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Das "Sausack"-Lied (track 14)
later translated versions:
Ala vetää vaan (track 14)
Alices snaps (track 8)
Autumn Leaves (jazz standard) (track 11)
Bitte geh nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 14)
Bitte geh’ nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Max Colpet) (track 14)
Das Meer (track 13)
Don’t Leave (track 14)
Ethän lähde pois (track 14)
Fyra små vedträn (track 8)
Geh nicht fort von mir (german translation: Heinz Riedel) (track 14)
If You Go Away (track 14)
Jos nyt menet pois (track 14)
Kuolleet lehdet (track 11)
Laat me niet alleen (track 14)
Las hojas muertas (track 11)
Lied für den Bauern (Chansons pour l'Auvergnat) (track 8)
Ne me quitte pas (Spanish translation) (track 14)
Ne me quitte pas (english translation: Des De Moor) (track 14)
Nie opuszczaj mnie (Ne me quitte pas) (track 14)
No em deixis, no (track 14)
No me dejes no (track 14)
Não me deixes mais (track 14)
Schnee fallt bald (track 11)
The Deserter (Boris Vian song) (track 10)
The Javanaise (track 12)
Y Ffoadur (track 10)
行かないで (track 14)
later versions:
Beyond the Sea (track 13)
Javanaise Remake (track 12)
recording of:
La Javanaise (track 12)
La Petite Église (track 4)
Les Roses blanches (track 6)
Mon légionnaire (track 3)
À Paris (track 7)
La Mer (Charles Trenet song) (1946) (track 13)
Chanson pour l’Auvergnat (1954-10-28) (track 8)
Le Déserteur (1955-04-27) (track 10)
Ne me quitte pas (original French version) (1972) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Francia (edit) (track 14)

CD 2

composer:
Pierre Bachelet (track 10)
Daniel Balavoine (track 9)
Gilbert Bécaud (track 5)
Vladimir Cosma (track 7)
Claude François (track 3)
Maurice Jarre (track 2)
Enrico Macias (track 4)
Jean Renard (track 6)
Jacques Revaux (track 3)
Renaud Séchan (track 11)
Gilles Thibaut (track 6)
Laurent Voulzy (track 8)
Christophe (French pop singer) (track 1)
Jean Ferrat (1963) (track 12)
conductor:
Raymond Bernard (track 5)
lyricist:
Daniel Balavoine (track 9)
Claude François (track 3)
Renaud Séchan (track 11)
Gilles Thibaut (track 3)
René Blanc (track 4)
Christophe (French pop singer) (track 1)
Pierre Delanoë (tracks 5, 7)
Jacques Demarny (track 4)
Hubert Ithier (track 2)
Jean-Pierre Lang (track 10)
Alain Souchon (track 8)
Michelle Senlis (1962) (track 12)
Daniel Guichard (1973) (track 12)
vocals:
Pierre Bachelet (track 10)
Daniel Balavoine (track 9)
Gilbert Bécaud (track 5)
Claude François (track 3)
publisher:
edits:
later parody versions:
Lâche l'affaire (track 11)
later translated versions:
Autiomaa (track 5)
Comme d’habitude (My Way) (version by Ryan Davies; custom English lyrics) (track 3)
MY WAY (日本語歌詞) (track 3)
My Schmäh (track 3)
My Way (Frank Sinatra song) (track 3)
Was wird aus mir (Et maintenant) (track 5)
What Now My Love (track 5)
later versions:
Only Love (track 7)
Quand la musique est bonne (version enfoirés) (track 14)
recording of:
Aline (track 1)
Comme d’habitude (track 3)
Et maintenant (track 5)
La Chanson de Lara (track 2)
Laisse béton… (track 11)
Mon vieux (track 12)
Que je t'aime (track 6)
Le Chanteur (1978) (track 9)
Les Corons (1982) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Francia (edit) (track 5)
version of:
Mon vieux (track 12)