Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ça sent si bon la France
Maurice Chevalier 2:54
2 On ira pendre not’ linge sur la ligne Siegfried
Ray Ventura 3:10
3 Faut pas Francine, écouter les racontars
Fernandel 2:55
4 Bel Ami
Tino Rossi 3:11
5 Nuages
Django Reinhardt 3:14
6 L’Accordéoniste
Édith Piaf 3:10
7 La Romance de Paris
Charles Trenet 2:49
8 Je suis seul ce soir
Léo Marjane 3:19
9 Maréchal nous voilà
André Dassary 2:51
10 Lily Marlène
Suzy Solidor 3:16
11 Sur le chemin de retour
Raymond Legrand 2:53
12 J’ai chanté sur ma peine
Lucienne Delyle 2:56
13 On m’appelle Robin des Bois
Georges Guétary 3:04
14 Quand un facteur s’envole
Charles Trenet 2:20
15 Tiens, tiens, tiens...
Ray Ventura & ses Collégiens 2:39
16 Lorsque demain tu reviendras dans ton village
Elyane Célis 3:11
17 Le Chant des partisans
Germaine Sablon 2:18
18 In the Mood
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:31
19 Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
The Andrews Sisters 2:39
20 Paris tour Eiffel
Jacques Hélian & Zappy Max 3:00
21 Fleur de Paris
Maurice Chevalier 2:31

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1941-11-18) (track 1)
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1945-03-29) (track 21)
composer:
Louiguy (track 1)
Anna Marly (Les chants de la Résistance et de la Libération) (track 17)
Casimir Oberfeld (track 3)
Django Reinhardt (track 5)
Maurice Vandair (french lyricist, not the jazz musician) (track 21)
Michel Emer (tracks 6, 20)
Léo Chauliac (1941) (track 7)
Charles Trenet (1941) (track 7)
conductor:
Marcel Cariven (track 1)
Jacques Hélian (track 21)
Jacques Météhen (a.k.a. "Jack" Metehen, John Ellsworth) (1941-07-16) (track 7)
lyricist:
Henri Bourtayre (aka 'James H. Midway') (track 21)
Michel Emer (tracks 6, 20)
Pierre Hiégel (track 12)
Jacques Larue (track 1)
Albert Willemetz (track 3)
Charles Trenet (1941) (track 7)
orchestra:
Orchestre Wal-Berg (track 6)
recording engineer:
Eugène Ravenet (track 7)
translator:
Maurice Druon (1943-05) (track 17)
Joseph Kessel (1943-05) (track 17)
vocals:
Maurice Chevalier (tracks 1, 21)
Fernandel (French actor and singer) (track 3)
Édith Piaf (track 6)
Charles Trenet (1941-07-16) (track 7)
writer:
Hughie Prince (track 19)
Don Raye (track 19)
recorded at:
Studio Albert in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1941-07-16) (track 7)
arrangements:
Clouds (track 5)
cover recording of:
Paris Tour Eiffel (track 20)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Nuages (with lyrics) (track 5)
recording of:
Nuages (instrumental) (track 5)
Francine (1939) (track 3)
L’Accordéoniste (1940) (track 6)
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy (1941) (track 19)
La Romance de Paris (Charles Trenet song) (1941-07-16) (track 7)
Ça sent si bon la France (1941-11-18) (track 1)
Fleur de Paris (1945-03-29) (track 21)
translated version of:
Песня партизан (Le Chant des partisans, russian lyrics) (track 17)