Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 La Mer
3:24
2 Boum !
2:34
3 Ménilmontant
3:18
4 Douce France
3:12
5 Coin de rue
3:23
6 Frédérica
2:40
7 Revoir Paris
2:58
8 Fermier Isidore
2:52
9 Mes jeunes années
3:15
10 La Romance de Paris
2:49
11 La Polka du roi
2:36
12 Formidable
2:39
13 Le bonheur ne passe qu'une fois
1:59
14 Tout me sourit
2:24
15 Valse des amours passées
2:49
16 Pigeon vole
3:21
17 Le Piano de la plage
2:46
18 Loreleï
2:26
19 Pauvre Georges André
2:11
20 Mam'zelle Clio
2:43
21 La Java des scaphandriers
2:52
22 Le Soleil et la Lune
2:24
23 Jardin du mois de mai
2:57
24 À ciel ouvert
2:51
25 La Java du diable
2:59
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Moi, j'aime le music hall
3:42
2 Vous qui passez sans me voir
3:18
3 À la porte du garage
2:31
4 Que reste-t-il de nos amours ?
3:12
5 La Folle Complainte
3:00
6 Le Grand Café
2:12
7 Tombé du ciel
2:50
8 Le Temps des cerises
3:19
9 Coquelicot
2:56
10 La Vie qui va
2:31
11 Papa pique et maman coud
3:21
12 En tournée
3:03
13 Si vous aimiez
3:11
14 Le Retour des saisons
3:10
15 Paye tes dettes
2:47
16 Marie-Thérèse
2:22
17 Le Serpent python
3:01
18 Je fais la course avec le train
2:39
19 La Cigale et la Fourmi
2:21
20 Quand un facteur s'envole
2:26
21 Raphaël
2:21
22 Ève
3:05
23 Débit de l'eau débit de lait
2:28
24 L'Âme des poètes
2:43
25 Les Olivettes
1:58
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Je chante
2:48
2 Bonsoir, jolie madame
3:21
3 La Jolie Sardane
2:05
4 Le Jardin extraordinaire
3:43
5 Y'a d'la joie
2:29
6 Vous oubliez votre cheval
3:01
7 Fleur bleue
2:37
8 L'Âne et le Gendarme
2:53
9 La Route enchantée
2:09
10 Grand maman c'est New York
3:18
11 Si le bon vent
2:27
12 Obéis au bey
2:44
13 Paule sur mes épaules
2:15
14 J'ai mordu dans le fruit
2:15
15 Miss Emily
2:28
16 Dans les rues de Québec
2:49
17 Gangsters et documentaires
3:38
18 De la fenêtre d'en haut
2:46
19 Mon amour est parti pour longtemps
2:49
20 Route Nationale 7
2:38
21 Pic pic pic
2:27
22 Giovanni
3:48
23 En Seine-et-Oise
2:07
24 La Chanson du joli feu de bois
2:29
25 Boom ! (english version)
2:18

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Maurice Chaillou (track 11)
guitar:
Roger Chaput (track 11)
double bass:
Louis Vola (track 11)
piano:
Michel Emer (track 11)
arranger:
Michel Emer (track 11)
composer:
Paul Misraki (1937) (track 16)
Charles Trenet (1937) (track 16)
Arcady Brachlianoff (1938) (track 14)
Charles Trenet (1938) (tracks 2–3, 3, 11, 14)
Albert Lasry (1939) (track 22)
Alec Siniavine (1939) (track 15)
Charles Trenet (1939) (tracks 8, 15, 20–23)
Léo Chauliac (1941) (track 10)
Charles Trenet (1941) (track 10)
Léo Chauliac (1943) (tracks 4, 6)
Charles Trenet (1943) (tracks 4, 6, 13)
Albert Lasry (1945) (track 1)
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 1)
Albert Lasry (1947) (tracks 7, 12)
Charles Trenet (1947) (tracks 7, 12)
Marc Herrand (1949) (track 9)
Charles Trenet (1949) (track 9)
Charles Trenet (1954) (track 5)
Charles Trenet (1955) (track 25)
Charles Trenet (1956) (tracks 18–19)
Charles Trenet (1957) (track 24)
Charles Trenet (1958) (track 17)
conductor:
Albert Lasry (1946) (track 1)
Albert Lasry (1950) (track 9)
lyricist:
Charles Trenet (1937) (track 16)
Henri Dumont (1938) (track 14)
Charles Trenet (1938) (tracks 2–3, 3, 11, 14)
Charles Trenet (1939) (tracks 8, 15, 20–23)
Charles Trenet (1941) (track 10)
Charles Trenet (1943) (tracks 4, 6, 13)
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 1)
Charles Trenet (1947) (tracks 7, 12)
Charles Trenet (1949) (track 9)
Charles Trenet (1954) (track 5)
Charles Trenet (1955) (track 25)
Charles Trenet (1956) (tracks 18–19)
Charles Trenet (1957) (track 24)
Charles Trenet (1958) (track 17)
orchestra:
Orchestre Wal-Berg (track 3)
Orchestre Wal-Berg (1938-09-30) (track 2)
orchestrator:
André Cadou (conductor) (1939) (track 21)
recording engineer:
Georges Cailly (track 11)
vocals:
Charles Trenet (tracks 4, 6–8, 10–21, 23–25)
Charles Trenet (1938-09-30) (track 2)
Charles Trenet (1939-04-06) (track 3)
Charles Trenet (1939-10-27) (track 22)
Charles Trenet (1946) (track 1)
Charles Trenet (1950) (track 9)
Charles Trenet (1954) (track 5)
publisher:
Éditions Raoul Breton (tracks 2, 15)
recorded at:
Studio Albert in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1938-01-18) (track 11)
arrangements:
later parody versions:
Cha cha boum (track 2)
later translated versions:
Boom ! (track 2)
Das Meer (track 1)
later versions:
Beyond the Sea (track 1)
Dolce Francia (track 4)
recording of:
Douce France (track 4)
Fermier Isidore (track 8)
Formidable ! (track 12)
Frédérica (track 6)
La Java du diable (track 25)
La Romance de Paris (Charles Trenet song) (track 10)
Loreleï (track 18)
Mam'zelle Clio (track 20)
Pigeon vole (track 16)
Tout me sourit (track 14)
À ciel ouvert (track 24)
La Polka du roi (1938-01-18) (track 11)
Boum ! (1938-09-30) (track 2)
Ménilmontant (1939) (track 3)
Ménilmontant (1939-04-06) (track 3)
Jardin du mois de mai (1939-10-27) (track 23)
Le Soleil et la Lune (1939-10-27) (track 22)
La Mer (Charles Trenet song) (1946) (track 1)
Mes jeunes années (1950) (track 9)
Coin de rue (1954) (track 5)

CD 2

composer:
Charles Lecocq (track 19)
Paul Misraki (track 2)
Johnny Hess (1936) (track 2)
Charles Trenet (1937) (track 6)
Charles Trenet (1938) (track 10)
Antonio Matas (1940) (track 11)
Charles Trenet (1940) (track 11)
Léo Chauliac (1942) (track 4)
Charles Trenet (1942) (track 4)
Léo Chauliac (1943) (track 23)
Charles Trenet (1943) (tracks 13, 18, 20, 23)
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 5)
Charles Trenet (1946) (track 7)
Albert Lasry (1947) (track 14)
Charles Trenet (1947) (track 14)
Albert Lasry (1948) (tracks 16, 22)
Charles Trenet (1948) (tracks 9, 16, 22)
Georges Liferman (1951) (track 21)
Charles Trenet (1951) (tracks 17, 21, 24)
Charles Trenet (1953) (track 25)
Charles Trenet (1955) (tracks 1, 3, 15)
Charles Trenet (1956) (track 12)
conductor:
Guy Luypaerts (1955) (track 3)
lyricist:
Jean de La Fontaine (track 19)
Charles Trenet (1936) (track 2)
Charles Trenet (1937) (track 6)
Charles Trenet (1938) (track 10)
Charles Trenet (1940) (track 11)
Charles Trenet (1942) (track 4)
Charles Trenet (1943) (tracks 13, 18, 20, 23)
Francis Blanche (1943) (track 23)
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 5)
Charles Trenet (1946) (track 7)
Charles Trenet (1947) (track 14)
Charles Trenet (1948) (tracks 9, 16, 22)
Jean Sareil (1951) (track 21)
Charles Trenet (1951) (tracks 17, 21, 24)
Charles Trenet (1953) (track 25)
Charles Trenet (1955) (tracks 1, 3, 15)
Charles Trenet (1956) (track 12)
vocals:
Charles Trenet (tracks 1–2, 4–25)
Charles Trenet (1955) (track 3)
publisher:
Éditions Raoul Breton (tracks 2, 7)
Éditions Raoul Breton (1939) (track 10)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
later translated versions:
I Wish You Love (track 4)
recording of:
Coquelicot (track 9)
En tournée (track 12)
L'Âme des poètes (track 24)
La Vie qui va (track 10)
Le Grand Café (track 6)
Le Serpent python (track 17)
Les Olivettes (track 25)
Marie-Thérèse (track 16)
Paye tes dettes (track 15)
Raphaël (track 21)
Si vous aimiez (track 13)
Tombé du ciel (track 7)
Ève (track 22)
À la porte du garage (1955) (track 3)

CD 3

composer:
Arcady Brachlianoff (1936) (track 6)
Charles Trenet (1936) (track 6)
Michel Emer (1937) (track 5)
Paul Misraki (1937) (track 1)
Charles Trenet (1937) (tracks 1, 5, 7)
Charles Trenet (1938) (tracks 9, 15, 25)
Arcady Brachlianoff (1939) (track 24)
Charles Trenet (1939) (track 24)
Charles Trenet (1940) (track 21)
Léo Chauliac (1941) (track 2)
Louis Gasté (1941) (track 2)
Charles Trenet (1941) (track 2)
Guy Luypaerts (1945) (track 11)
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 11)
Albert Lasry (1948) (track 10)
Charles Trenet (1948) (tracks 10, 18)
Charles Trenet (1950) (track 16)
Charles Trenet (1952) (tracks 3, 19, 23)
Charles Trenet (1954) (track 13)
Charles Trenet (1955) (tracks 8, 14, 20)
Charles Trenet (1957) (tracks 4, 17)
Charles Trenet (1959) (track 22)
Charles Trenet (1960) (track 12)
conductor:
Jacques Météhen (a.k.a. "Jack" Metehen, John Ellsworth) (1941-07-16) (track 2)
lyricist:
Charles Trenet (1936) (track 6)
Charles Trenet (1937) (tracks 1, 5, 7)
Charles Trenet (1938) (tracks 9, 15, 25)
Charles Trenet (1939) (track 24)
Louis Codet (1939) (track 24)
Charles Trenet (1940) (track 21)
Charles Trenet (1941) (track 2)
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 11)
Charles Trenet (1948) (tracks 10, 18)
Charles Trenet (1950) (track 16)
Charles Trenet (1952) (tracks 3, 19, 23)
Charles Trenet (1954) (track 13)
Charles Trenet (1955) (tracks 8, 14, 20)
Charles Trenet (1957) (tracks 4, 17)
Charles Trenet (1959) (track 22)
Charles Trenet (1960) (track 12)
recording engineer:
Eugène Ravenet (track 2)
translator:
E. Ray Goetz (1940) (track 25)
vocals:
Charles Trenet (tracks 1, 3–8, 10–25)
Charles Trenet (1938-09-30) (track 9)
Charles Trenet (1941-07-16) (track 2)
publisher:
Éditions Raoul Breton (1937) (track 5)
Éditions Raoul Breton (1939) (tracks 9, 24)
recorded at:
Studio Albert in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1941-07-16) (track 2)
arrangements:
recording of:
En Seine-et-Oise (track 23)
Fleur bleue (track 7)
Giovanni (track 22)
Je chante (track 1)
La Jolie Sardane (track 3)
Miss Emily (track 15)
Obéis au Bey (track 12)
Route nationale 7 (track 20)
Si le bon vent (track 11)
Y’a d’la joie (track 5)
La Route enchantée (1938-09-30) (track 9)
Boom ! (1940-02-16) (track 25)
Bonsoir jolie madame (1941-07-16) (track 2)
translated version of:
Boum ! (track 25)

Release

ASIN: US: B0047E8Y8K [info]