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Sur le pont d'Avignon. Swing par Jean Sablon

Very few traditional French songs have survived. We still have poems by Fran├žois Villon (15th) Clement Marot, Ronsard, du Bellay (16th century), but almost no traditional songs. 124 more words


Sur le Pont d'Avignon

Avignon, my love, you have melted this weary travellers heart.

The old walled city, the bridge of folk songs (and folklore), once home of the power of the Catholic Church – this city is more than just a song. 194 more words

One day in Avignon

I’m not an expert on Avignon. This girl is. Me? I just went for the day. A glorious, sunny, beginning-of-summer day.

It was May, and the weather had been awful. 905 more words