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 1984

Calvet, Louis-Jean
Brunshwig, Chantal
Klein, Jean-Claude
Cent ans de chanson francaise
Nouvelle edition
Par Chantal Brunshwig, Louis-Jean Calvet et Jean-Claude Klein
Paris: Editions du Seuil, 1984


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  Adamo (b. 1943)   auteur, composer
  Adison, Fred (b. 1918)   composer, bandleader
  Aglae (b. 1933 d. 1983)   singer, actress
  Allwright, Graeme (b. 1926)   composer, singer
  Althery, Mathe (b. 1930)   singer
  Amade, Louis (b. 1915)   auteur
  Amont, Marcel (b. 1929)   interprete
  Andrex (b. 1907)   interprete
  Annegarn, Dick (b. 1952)   auteur, composer
  Annoux, Jean-Claude (b. 1939)   auteur, composer
  Anthony, Richard (b. 1938)   interprete
  Antoine (b. 1944)   singer, composer
  Aragon, Louis (b. 1897)   writer, poet
  Arnac, Beatrice (b. 1937)   interprete
  Arnaud, Michele (b. 1919)   interprete
  Arnulf, Jean (b. 1932)   auteur, composer
  Asso, Raymond (b. 1901 d. 1968)   auteur
  Aubert, Jane (b. 1889 a. 1929)   cast, interprete
  Aubert, Michel (b. 1930)   composer, singer
  Aubret, Isabelle (b. 1938)   singer
  Aufray, Hugues (b. 1932)   auteur, composer
  Avray, Charles [Charles-Henri Jean] (b. 1878 d. 1960)   auteur, intabulator
  Bach (b. 1882 d. 1953)   interprete
  Baker, Josephine (b. 1906 d. 1975)   cast, singer
  Balthy, Louise (b. 1869 d. 1925)   meneuse de revue
  Barbara (b. 1930)   auteur, composer
  Barclay, Eddie (b. 1921)   conductor, orchestra
  Bardot, Brigitte (b. 1934)   singer, vocals
  Barouh, Pierre (b. 1934)   auteur, composer
  Barriere, Alain (b. 1935)   auteur, composer
  Bashung, Alain (b. 1948)   composer, singer
  Bastia, Jean (b. 1878 d. 1940)   auteur, intabulator
  Beart, Guy (b. 1930)   auteur, composer
  Beaucarne, Julos (b. 1936)   composer, singer
  Beauvais, Robert (b. 1911)   radio producer, TV producer
  Becaud, Gilbert (b. 1927)   composer, vocals
  Bedos, Jacques (b. 1923)   producer
  Belle, Marie-Paule (b. 1946)   composer, intabulator
  Beranger, Francois (b. 1937)   songwriter, composer
  Beranger, Pierre-Jean (b. 1780 d. 1857)   lyricist, poete
  Berger, Michel (b. 1947 d. 1992)   composer, singer
  Berimont, Luc (b. 1915)   poet, songwriter
  Bernet, Ralph (b. 1927)   songwriter
  Bertin, Jacques (b. 1946)   composer, singer
  Bessieres, Louis (b. 1913)   composer
  Betti, Henri (b. 1917)   composer
  Bialek, Andre (b. 1947)   auteur, intabulator
  Blanche, Francis (b. 1921 d. 1974)   auteur, actor
  Bles, Numa (b. 1871 d. 1917)   auteur, intabulator
  Bloch, Jeanne (b. 1858 d. 1916)   interprete
  Boccara, Frida (b. 1940)   interprete
  Bonifay, Fernand (b. 1920)   songwriter
  Bonnaud, Dominique (b. 1864 d. 1943)   auteur, intabulator
  Bontempelli, Guy (b. 1940)   auteur, composer
  Bordas, Marcelle (b. 1897 d. 1968)   interprete
  Bordas, Rosa (b. 1841 d. 1901)   interprete
  Borel-Clerc, Charles (b. 1879 d. 1959)   auteur
  Boria, Claudine (b. 1896 d. 1928)   interprete
  Botrel, Theodore (b. 1868 d. 1925)   auteur, poete-chansonnier
  Boukay, Maurice (b. 1886 d. 1931)   auteur, intabulator
  Bourgeois, Gerard (b. 1937)   songwriter
  Bourvil (b. 1917 d. 1970)   singer
  Bousquet, Louis (b. 1870 d. 1941)   auteur
  Boyer, Jean (b. 1901 d. 1965)   auteur, lyricist
  Boyer, Lucien (b. 1876 d. 1942)   auteur
  Boyer, Lucienne [Emilienne-Henriette] (b. 1903 d. 1983)   cabaret singer, cast
  Brant, Mike (b. 1947 d. 1975)   singer
  Brecht, Bertolt (Eugen Friedrich) (b. 1898 d. 1956)   author, forfatter
  Brel, Jacques (b. 1929 d. 1978)   auteur, composer
  Breton, Raoul (b. 1896 d. 1959)   editor
  Broussolle, Jean (b. 1920)   singer
  Bruant, Aristide (b. 1851 d. 1925)   auteur, composer
  Buffet, Eugenie (b. 1866 d. 1934)   interprete
  Buhler, Michel (b. 1945)   composer, singer
  Buxeuil, Rene (b. 1881 d. 1959)   composer
  Caire, Reda (b. 1908 d. 1963)   interprete
  Calvi, Gerard (b. 1922)   composer, lyricist
  Candido, Maria (b. 1927)   singer
  Caradec, Jean-Michel (b. 1946 d. 1981)   composer, singer
  Carco, Francis (b. 1886 d. 1958)   auteur
  Carli, Patricia (b. 1943)   auteur, composer
  Carrere, Claude (b. 1940 a. 1963-1967)   impresario
  Caussimon, Jean-Roger (b. 1918 d. 1985)   auteur, composer
  Celis, Elyane (b. 1914 d. 1962)   chanteuse
  Charlebois, Robert (b. 1945)   singer, tenor
  Chatel, Philippe (b. 1948)   composer, singer
  Chelon, Georges (b. 1943)   auteur, composer
  Chevalier, Maurice (b. 1889 d. 1972)   baritone, cast
  Christine, Henri (b. 1867 d. 1941)   auteur, author
  Christophe (b. 1945)   auteur, composer
  Claire (b. 1949)   composer, singer
  Claude, Francis (b. 1905)   songwriter, critic
  Claudius (b. 1858 d. 1932)   interprete
  Claveau, Andre (b. 1915)   interprete
  Clay, Philippe (b. 1927)   interprete
  Clement, Jean-Baptiste (b. 1836 d. 1903)   chansonnier
  Clerc, Julien (b. 1947)   composer, intabulator
  Cocteau, Jean [Clement Eugene Jean Maurice] (b. 1889 d. 1963)   cenografo, encenador
  Colombo, Pia (b. 1934 d. 1986)   intabulator, comedienne
  Constantin, Jean (b. 1926)   songwriter, composer
  Constantine, Eddie (b. 1917 d. 1993)   actor, singer
  Contet, Henri (b. 1904)   auteur
  Coquatrix, Bruno (b. 1910)   auteur, composer
  Cordy, Annie (b. 1930)   interprete
  Coulonges, Georges (b. 1923)   songwriter
  Cour, Pierre (b. 1924)   auteur
  Coute, Gaston (b. 1880 d. 1911)   auteur, intabulator
  Croisille, Nicole (b. 1936)   interprete, vocals
  Crolla, Henri (b. 1920 d. 1960)   composer, guitar
  Dabadie, Jean-Loup (b. 1938)   auteur
  Dalida (b. 1933 d. 1987)   interprete
  Danel, Pascal (b. 1944)   auteur, composer
  Daniderff, Leo (b. 1878 d. 1943)   composer
  Darnal, Jean-Claude (b. 1929)   songwriter, composer
  Darrieux, Danielle (b. 1917)   cast, singer
  Darty, Paulette (b. 1871 d. 1939)   soprano, chanteuse
  Dassary, Andre (b. 1912 d. 1987)   interprete, violin
  Dautin, Yvan (b. 1945)   composer, singer
  Dax, Micheline (b. 1926)   singer
  De Geyter, Pierre (b. 1849 d. 1932)   composer
  Dearly, Max (b. 1874 d. 1943)   interprete
  Debout, Jean-Jacques (b. 1942 a. 1966-1979)   auteur, composer
  Debronckart, Jacques (b. 1937 d. 1983)   auteur, composer
  Deguelt, Francois (b. 1923)   auteur, composer
  Dejacques, Claude (b. 1928)   producer
  Delair, Suzy (b. 1917)   interprete
  Delanoe, Pierre (b. 1918)   auteur
  Delmet, Paul (b. 1862 d. 1904)   composer, intabulator
  Delormel, Lucien (b. 1847 d. 1899)   auteur
  Delpech, Michel (b. 1946)   interprete
  Delyle, Lucienne (b. 1917 d. 1962)   interprete
  Dereal, Colette (b. 1927 d. 1988)   interprete
  Deroulede, Paul (b. 1846 d. 1914)   poet
  Deslys, Gaby (b. 1883 d. 1920)   cast, musical comedy star
  Dessca, Yves (b. 1947)   songwriter
  Dickson, Henri (b. 1872 d. 1938)   intabulator, composer
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  Dona, Alice (b. 1946)   composer, intabulator
  Dor, Georges (b. 1931)   singer, songwriter
  Dorin, Francoise (b. 1928)   songwriter
  Dorville (b. 1883 d. 1941)   interprete
  Douai, Jacques (b. 1920)   composer, intabulator
  Dranem (b. 1869 d. 1935)   interprete
  Drejac, Jean (b. 1921)   auteur, composer
  Dudan, Pierre (b. 1916 d. 1984)   auteur, composer
  Dumont, Charles (b. 1929)   composer, intabulator
  Dumont, Ernest (b. 1877 d. 1941)   interprete
  Durand, Paul (b. 1907 d. 1977)   composer, orchestra
  Duteil, Yves (b. 1949)   auteur, composer
  Dutronc, Jacques (b. 1943)   composer, intabulator
  Duval, Aime (b. 1918 d. 1984)   songwriter, composer
  Elbaz, Gilles (b. 1946)   composer, singer
  Emer, Michel (b. 1906 d. 1984)   autor, composer
  Escudero, Joaquin Leny (b. 1932)   auteur, composer
  Evariste (b. 1941)   songwriter, composer
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  Fanon, Maurice (b. 1929)   auteur, composer
  Ferland, Jean-Pierre (b. 1934)   singer, songwriter
  Fernandel (b. 1903 d. 1971)   intabulator, actor
  Ferny, Jacques (b. 1863 d. 1936)   auteur, intabulator
  Ferrat, Jean (b. 1930)   auteur, composer
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  Ferrer, Nino (b. 1940)   auteur, composer
  Filipacchi, Daniel (b. 1928)   producer
  Flore, Anny (b. 1920 d. 1985)   singer
  Florelle, Odette (b. 1901 d. 1974)   interprete
  Fontaine, Brigitte (b. 1940)   auteur, composer
  Forestier, Louise (b. 1943)   singer, songwriter
  Fort, Paul (b. 1872 d. 1960)   poet
  Fortuge (b. 1887 d. 1923)   chanteur comique, interprete
  Francois, Claude (b. 1939 d. 1978)   auteur, intabulator
  Francois, Jacqueline (b. 1922)   interprete, vocals
  Freed, Fred (b. 1903 a. 1947-1973)   composer
  Frehel (b. 1891 d. 1951)   interprete
  Fugain, Michel (b. 1942)   composer, intabulator
  Fursy (b. 1866 d. 1929)   auteur, intabulator
  Gabaroche, Gaston (b. 1884 d. 1961)   composer, intabulator
  Gainsbourg, Serge (b. 1928 d. 1991)   auteur, vocals
  Gall, France (b. 1947)   interprete, vocals
  Garat, Henri (b. 1902 d. 1959)   interprete
  Garnier, Leon (b. 1856 d. 1905)   auteur, composer
  Garvarentz, Georges (b. 1932)   composer
  Gaste, Loulou (b. 1908)   auteur, composer
  Gauty, Lys (b. 1908)   interprete, vocals
  Genes, Henri (b. 1920)   interprete
  George, Yvonne (b. 1896 d. 1930)   cast, interprete
  Georgel (b. 1885 d. 1949)   interprete
  Georgius (b. 1891 d. 1969)   auteur, intabulator
  Gerald, Frank (b. 1928)   songwriter
  Gerard, Danyel (b. 1941)   auteur, composer
  Gerbeau, Roland (b. 1919)   interprete
  Giraud, Hubert (b. 1920 a. 1951-1972)   composer
  Giraud, Yvette (b. 1927)   interprete
  Glanzberg, Norbert (b. 1910 a. 1955-1957)   composer
  Glenmor (b. 1931)   songwriter, composer
  Golmann, Stephane (b. 1921 d. 1987)   songwriter, composer
  Goublier, Gustave (b. 1856 d. 1926)   piano, composer
  Gougaud, Henri (b. 1936)   auteur, composer
  Gouin, Fred (b. 1889 d. 1959)   interprete
  Goya, Chantel (b. 1946)   singer
  Grange, Dominique (b. 1940)   songwriter, composer
  Grassi, Andre (b. 1911 d. 1972)   composer
  Greco, Juliette (b. 1927)   interprete, vocals
  Guetary, Georges (b. 1915)   cast, interprete
  Guichard, Daniel (b. 1948)   composer, intabulator
  Guilbert, Yvette (b. 1865 d. 1944)   chanteur, composer
  Habrekorn, Gaston (b. 1866 d. 1917)   auteur
  Hallyday, Johnny (b. 1943)   composer, vocals
  Hardy, Francois (b. 1944)   auteur, composer
  Hegoburu, Loulou (b. 1898 d. 1947)   singer, soprano
  Helian, Jacques (b. 1912)   conductor, tenor sax
  Hess, Johnny (b. 1915 d. 1983)   auteur, composer
  Heyral, Marc (b. 1920)   composer
  Hiegel, Pierre (b. 1913 d. 1980)   radio announcer
  Higelin, Jacques (b. 1940)   songwriter, composer
  Holmes, Joel (b. 1928)   songwriter, composer
  Hornez, Andre (b. 1905)   auteur, lyricist
  Imbert, Francois (b. 1947)   composer, singer
  Isola, Emile (b. 1860 d. 1945)   theater director
  Isola, Vincent (b. 1862 d. 1947)   theater director
  Jacques-Charles (b. 1882 d. 1971)   auteur, directeur de music-hall
  Jaubert, Maurice (b. 1900 d. 1940)   composer
  Jeanmaire, Zizi [Renee] (b. 1924)   cast, interprete
  Jeunesse, Lucien (b. 1924)   interprete
  Jonasz, Michel (b. 1947)   composer, singer
  Jouy, Jules Theodore Louis (b. 1855 d. 1897)   auteur, intabulator
  Judic, Anne Marie Louise (b. 1850 d. 1911)   interprete
  Julien, Pauline (b. 1928)   singer, actress
  Juvet, Patrick (b. 1950)   composer, intabulator
  Kerval, Serge (b. 1939)   composer, singer
  Ketty, Rina (b. 1911)   interprete
  Kosma, Joseph (b. 1905 d. 1969)   composer, musicisti
  Lafaille, Gilbert (b. 1948)   composer, singer
  Lafarge, Guy Pierre Marie (b. 1904 d. 1900)   composer
  Laffaille, Gilbert (b. 1948)   composer, singer
  Lai, Francis (b. 1932)   composer, musicisti
  Lara, Catherine (b. 1945)   composer, singer
  Latraverse, Plume (b. 1946)   composer, singer
  Lavilliers, Bernard (b. 1946)   composer, singer
  Le Forestier, Maxime (b. 1949)   auteur, composer
  Lebas, Renee (b. 1917)   interprete
  Leclerc, Felix (b. 1914 d. 1988)   songwriter, singer
  Leforestier, Catherine (b. 1948)   composer, singer
  Legrand, Michel (b. 1932 a. 1953)   arranger, author
  Lemarque, Francis (b. 1917)   auteur, composer
  Lemesle, Claude (b. 1945)   auteur
  Lenoir, Jean (b. 1891 d. 1976 a. 1640-1642)   auteur, composer
  Lenorman, Gerard (b. 1948)   composer, singer
  Leveillee, Claude (b. 1932)   singer, songwriter
  Levesque, Raymond (b. 1928)   singer, songwriter
  Long, Chris (b. 1943)   composer, singer
  Louiguy, Louis Guglielmi (b. 1916 a. 1945-1974)   composer
  Louvier, Nicole (b. 1933)   songwriter
  Luypaerts, Guy (b. 1917)   composer
  Macias, Enrico (b. 1938)   auteur, composer
  MacNab, Maurice (b. 1856 d. 1889 a. 1900)   auteur, intabulator
  MacNeil, David (b. 1946)   composer, singer
  Makhno, Sophie (b. 1935)   singer, impresario
  Mama Bea (b. 1948)   auteur, composer
  Marbot, Rolf (b. 1906 d. 1974)   composer
  Marc Orlan, Pierre (b. 1882 d. 1970)   poet
  Mariano, Luis (b. 1920 d. 1970)   tenor
  Marinier, Paul (b. 1866 d. 1953 a. 1906-1912)   auteur, composer
  Mathieu, Mireille (b. 1946)   interprete, vocals
  Misraki, Paul (b. 1908)   composer, piano
  Mistinguett (b. 1875 d. 1956)   cabaret and vaudeville dancer and singer
  Monnot, Marguerite Angele (b. 1903 d. 1961)   author, composer
  Montand, Yves (b. 1921 d. 1992)   interprete, vocals
  Montehus (b. 1872 d. 1952)   auteur, intabulator
  Moreau, Francois (b. 1942)   composer, singer
  Mouloudji, Marcel (b. 1922)   auteur, composer
  Mouskouri, Nana [Joanna] (b. 1936)   singer, vocals
  Nadaud, Gustave (b. 1820 d. 1893)   composer, chansonnier
  Neuville, Marie-Jose (b. 1938)   singer, composer
  Noel-Noel (b. 1897)   singer
  Nougaro, Claude (b. 1932)   auteur, composer
  Oswald, Marianne (b. 1893 d. 1985)   interprete
  Padilla, Jose (b. 1889 d. 1960)   composer
  Pagani, Herbert (b. 1944)   auteur, composer
  Pascal, Jean-Claude (b. 1926)   interprete
  Patachou (b. 1919)   interprete
  Perret, Pierre (b. 1934)   auteur, composer
  Peyrac, Nicolas (b. 1945)   auteur, composer
  Piaf, Edith (b. 1915 d. 1963)   cabaret singer, composer
  Polnareff, Michel (b. 1944)   auteur, composer
  Popp, Andre (b. 1966 a. 1957)   composer, orchestra
  Printemps, Yvonne (b. 1894 d. 1977)   cast, singer
  Privas, Xavier (b. 1865 d. 1927)   composer, poete
  Raiter, Leon (b. 1893 d. 1978)   composer, intabulator
  Renard, Colette (b. 1924 a. 1956)   interprete, vocals
  Renaud (b. 1952)   composer, singer
  Renaud, Line (b. 1928)   interprete
  Ribeiro, Catherine (b. 1940)   singer
  Rivgauche, Michel (b. 1923)   singer, composer
  Roche, Pierre (b. 1919)   composer
  Rocheman, Lionel (b. 1928)   singer
  Roda-Gil, Etienne (b. 1941)   songwriter
  Rollinat, Maurice (b. 1853 d. 1903)   auteur, intabulator
  Rossi, Tino (b. 1907 d. 1983)   chanteur, tenor
  Sablon, Jean (b. 1906 a. 1930s-1940s)   cast, interprete
  Saint-Granier (b. 1890 d. 1976 a. 1919-1920)   auteur, intabulator
  Salabert, Francis (b. 1884 d. 1946)   music publisher
  Salvador, Henri (b. 1917)   auteur, composer
  Sanson, Veronique (b. 1949)   singer, songwriter
  Sauvage, Catherine (b. 1929)   interprete, vocals
  Scotto, Vincent (b. 1874 d. 1952)   composer, compositore
  Sens, Jeanne-Marie (b. 1937)   songwriter, singer
  Servat, Gilles (b. 1945)   songwriter, composer
  Shuman, Mort [Mortimer] (b. 1936 d. 1991 a. 1958-1965)   cast, composer
  Simon, Yves (b. 1945)   auteur, composer
  Siniavine, Alexandre (b. 1916 a. 1948-1967)   composer
  Solleville, Francesca (b. 1935)   interprete
  Sommer, Jean (b. 1943)   songwriter, composer
  Souchon, Alain (b. 1945)   songwriter, composer
  Sylvestre, Anne (b. 1934)   auteur, composer
  Tachan, Henri (b. 1939)   songwriter, composer
  Theresa (b. 1837 d. 1913)   intabulator, diva des cafes concerts
  Thiriet, Maurice (b. 1906)   composer, musicisti
  Trenet, Charles (b. 1913)   auteur, lyricist
  Valente, Caterina (b. 1931)   singer, vocals
  Vartan, Sylvie (b. 1944)   interprete
  Vassiliu, Pierre (b. 1937)   auteur, composer
  Vaucaire, Cora (b. 1921)   interprete
  Vaucaire, Maurice (b. 1865 d. 1918)   auteur, author
  Vaucaire, Michel (b. 1904 d. 1980)   auteur
  Ventura, Ray [Raymond] (b. 1908 d. 1979)   bandleader, orchestra
  Verdier, Joan Pau (b. 1947)   songwriter, composer
  Verlaine, Paul (b. 1844 d. 1896)   poet
  Vian, Boris (b. 1920 d. 1959)   auteur, musicisti
  Vidalie, Albert Jean Baptiste (b. 1913 d. 1971)   songwriter, writer
  Vigneault, Gilles (b. 1928)   songwriter, singer
  Vilard, Herve (b. 1946)   auteur, intabulator
  Vinci, Claude (b. 1932)   interprete
  Volterra, Leon (b. CAD2> d. 1949)   manager, producer
  Willemetz, Albert (b. 1887 d. 1964)   auteur, author
  William, John (b. 1922)   singer
  Xanrof, Leon (b. 1867 d. 1953)   auteur, intabulator
  Yvain, Maurice Pierre Paul (b. 1891 d. 1965)   author, composer

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