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Charles Trenet et Georges Brassens

Songs: Le Grand Café, Tout est au duc, Le Petit Oiseau.


Charles Trenet as Harpo Marx?

A great clip from the 1938 feature film La Route Enchantée. Charles Trenet bears such an uncanny resemblance to Harpo Marx, one has to wonder if the look was intentional.  21 more words


Verlaine's Chanson d'automne

“Chanson d’automne” (“Autumn Song”) is a poem by Paul Verlaine, one of the best known in the French language. It is included in Verlaine’s first collection, Poèmes saturniens, published in 1866 (see 1866 in poetry). 144 more words


PlayThink 2017!!!

I just got notification that we’re in for PlayThink’s performance showcase this year!

I have a couple of months to teach D our choreography and work any kinks, which should be plenty of time. 92 more words


Just Jot it January 26 - Extraordinary!

le 26 janvier, 2017

Well, as usual, I’m fighting the clock to make my post on the 26th! No excuse, it’s just how it’s been happening! 587 more words

All Things Blogging



Rachid Taha, styled by Guardian music critic Robin Denselow in 2013 ‘the king of Rock’n’Rai’, is a singer, songwriter and political activist who was born in the North African town of Oran (or Sig; depending on whom you believe) in 1958 – a key year in the struggle for independence known as the Franco-Algerian War. 673 more words

La Mer

With some songs, words are unnecessary:

Avec certaines chansons il n y a pas besoin des mots: