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  1. Eve Loiseau sings the songs of the Little Sparrow in Piaf tribute at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | York Press

    EVE Loiseau will sing the songs of Edith Piaf with Kneehigh Theatre's Fiona Barrow on violin and Murray Grainger on accordion at Helmsley Arts Centre on Friday night. This will be the sixth time Loiseau has paid tribute to the Little Sparrow at Helmsley in a show she has staged at more than 100 venues and festivals around Britain.

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  2. Celtic Connections review: Piaf! The Show, Theatre Royal, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Sunday Herald

    Celtic Connections came to the Theatre Royal for the first time, on Wednesday evening, and brought with it a huge audience for the UK premiere of an Edith Piaf show featuring a young French singer named Anne Carrere. Piaf! The Show turned out not to be so much a piece of musical theatre - which one might have expected given the choice of venue - as a concert with costumes and props.

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  3. Celtic Connections review: Piaf! The Show, Theatre Royal, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Sunday Herald

    Celtic Connections came to the Theatre Royal for the first time, on Wednesday evening, and brought with it a huge audience for the UK premiere of an Edith Piaf show featuring a young French singer named Anne Carrere. Piaf! The Show turned out not to be so much a piece of musical theatre - which one might have expected given the choice of venue - as a concert with costumes and props.

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  4. Adrienne Haan Set for Metropolitan Room Cabaret Festival, 2/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... from 1920s Berlin to recent Broadway while singing klezmer / Hebrew music, French chansons by Jacques Brel and Edith Piaf , American Songbook favorites, and beloved Broadway showtunes in five different languages with Richard Danley on piano and Mike ...

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  5. New CD features piano works of Latvian American composer Dace AperaneRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    ... ensembles, and even orchestra - such as the music from the ballet Edith (based on the life of French singer Edith Piaf). The three pieces included on the album - "Dance of the Sparrow", "Intermission", and "Dance of Friends", are imbued with a ...

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  6. Publicis Will Celebrate its 90th Birthday by Mentoring and Funding 90 Start-UpsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Video Ad News

    ... as well as its first radio jingles. Radio Cite is also credited with helping to launch the career of singer Edith Piaf. Bleustein-Blanchet also invented radio advertising in France, helped create the first French opinion polls and fought with the ...

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  7. Celine Diona s brother dies just days after her husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... The night will take an emotional turn when Dion honors the victims of the recent attacks in Paris when she sings Edith Piaf's "Hymne a L'Amour" in French. (Photo by Eric Jamison/Invision/AP, FIle) MONTREAL (AP) - Daniel Dion, the older brother of ...

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  8. Rep: Celine Diona s brother has cancer, not long to liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... The night will take an emotional turn when Dion honors the victims of the recent attacks in Paris when she sings Edith Piaf's "Hymne a L'Amour" in French. (Photo by Eric Jamison/Invision/AP, FIle) MONTREAL (AP) - Pop singer Celine Dion's ...

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  9. Myriam Phiro to Bring 'Encore' Celebration of Piaf at 100 to the IridiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Jan 26th, Myriam Phiro will guide us through the decadent world of Edith Piaf using her timeless songs to retell the life of this iconic performer. After successful performances of her debut cabaret show at 54 Below, the Metropolitan Room and Drom, Ms.

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  10. Untimely farewell to a true originalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... male and female admirers alike. Citing influences from Elvis Presley to Andy Warhol - not to mention the singer Edith Piaf and writers William S. Burroughs and Jean Genet - Bowie was trained in mime and fine arts, and played saxophone, guitar, ...

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  11. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan embodies beauty and love: John LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | The Indian Express

    ... India, read a statement. The video for the campaign, based on Legend's version of a famous French song by singer Edith Piaf, features the two divas among other ambassadors of the global cosmetic brand. "Having the chance to sing such beautiful words ...

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  12. David Bowie - who transcended humble origin to become influential...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Vancouver Sun

    ... male and female admirers alike. Citing influences from Elvis Presley to Andy Warhol - not to mention the singer Edith Piaf and writers William S. Burroughs and Jean Genet - Bowie was trained in mime and fine arts, and played saxophone, guitar, ...

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  13. Singer David Bowie performs at the Bell Center in Montreal, Saturday Dec. 13, 2003.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | NorthJersey.com

    ... all. pic.twitter.com/Kh2fq3tf9m Citing influences from Elvis Presley to Andy Warhol - not to mention the singer Edith Piaf and writers William S. Burroughs and Jean Genet - Bowie was trained in mime and fine arts, and played saxophone, guitar, ...

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  14. Singer David Bowie dies at 69; mesmerizing performer of many alter egosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | The Washington Post

    ... male and female admirers alike. Citing influences from Elvis Presley to Andy Warhol - not to mention the singer Edith Piaf and writers William S. Burroughs and Jean Genet - Mr. Bowie was trained in mime and fine arts, and played saxophone, guitar, ...

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  15. The 10 Best Reissues of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | The New York Observer

    ... That is, of course, until this most cathartic suitcase was released this past holiday season in commemoration of Edith Piaf's 100th birthday, chronicling the last eight years of the French cabaret chanteuse's career on stage with 20 CDs and one ...

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  16. Edith Piaf gets celebrated at Cairo Opera HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Joining the celebrations of the life and career of Edith Piaf , or Little Sparrow as her stage name Piaf indicates in French, the Cairo Opera House's small hall dedicated an evening to the iconic French singer. On 19 December, the day that marks Piaf's birth centenary, singer Ketty Orzola, Pascale Rozier on piano and Patrick Rozier on clarinet reminded the audience of the late singer's beloved songs.

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  17. Edith Piaf at 100: A Tiny Singer With an Outsize VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Saturday marked the 100th birthday of Edith Piaf, an occasion that was celebrated in New York with an all-star concert at Town Hall. France has produced many world-famous musical artists, but only Piaf, more than half a century after her death, still looms over the contemporary international musical landscape the way the Eiffel Tower does over the streets of Paris.

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  18. France remembers centenary of the birth of Edith Piaf in shadow of Paris attacksRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2015 | Art Daily

    This file photo taken on January 1, 1950 shows French singer Edith Piaf posing with a rose in Paris. France marked the centenary of Edith Piaf's birth on December 19, 2015 with added poignancy barely a month after the Paris attacks targeting the very joie-de-vivre that she embodied.

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    Dec 19, 2015 | Linn's Stamp News

    Throughout Paris and around the world, fans today are celebrating the 100th birthday of singer and songwriter Edith Piaf, who was born in the French capital on Dec. 19, 1915. Her name at birth was Edith Giovanna Gassion; she changed it to Edith Piaf in 1936.

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  20. Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Sagittarius. They include women's suffrage leader Mary Livermore in 1820; novelist Eleanor Porter in 1868; baseball Hall of Fame member Ford Frick in 1894; British actor Ralph Richardson in 1902; Soviet President Leonid Brezhnev in 1906; French dramatist Jean Genet, a pioneer in the theater of the absurd, in 1910; French singer Edith Piaf in 1915; country singer Little Jimmy Dickens in 1920 ; actor Cicely Tyson in 1933 ; baseball Hall of Fame member Al Kaline in 1934 ; folk singer Phil Ochs in 1940; former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak in 1941 ; British rock musician Alvin Lee in 1944; bluegrass musician John McEuen in 1945 ; actors Tim Reid in 1944 , Robert Urich in 1946, Jennifer Beals in 1963 , Robert MacNaughton in 1966 , Alyssa Milano in 1972 and Jake Gyllenhaal in 1980 .

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