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  1. Singin' in the rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... a year, I travelled extensively in Europe as a journalist, picking up bouquets of songs along the way - including Edith Piaf (Non, je ne regrette rien, Milord), Habanera from the opera Carmen in French, Die Forelle in German, Te voglio bene assaje ...

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  2. Photo Coverage: All-Star Cast Honors The Great Edith Piaf at 54 BelowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    54 Below presented EDITH PIAF: An All-Star Centennial Celebration, performed by award-winning Broadway and nightclub Stars, and it was produced, written, and hosted by New York impresario Scott Siegel , who has created more than 100 major concerts in ...

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  3. Country's Jim Ed Brown dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The China Post

    ... popular as a folk tune among the French under German occupation in World War II and reached a wider audience when Edith Piaf sang it. Brown heard an English version of the song when he was a truck driver in his native Arkansas. He was enchanted by ...

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  4. Force in US country music Jim Ed Brown dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Peninsula

    ... popular as a folk tune among the French under German occupation in World War II and reached a wider audience when Edith Piaf sang it. Brown heard an English version of the song when he was a truck driver in his native Arkansas. He was enchanted by ...

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  5. Kurt Elling Celebrates New Album Passion World at Birdland This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... using songs rooted in Iceland (Bjork's "Who Is It") to Ireland (U2's "Where The Streets Have No Name"), France ( Edith Piaf 's "La Vie En Rose") to Brazil ( Dorival Caymmi 's "Voc J Foi Bahia?") and beyond, to explore the passionate forces that ...

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  6. it Was a Very Good Year Set for Weill Recital Hall TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Seven outstanding vocalists, songwriters, and musicians born in 1915 will be honored at Weill Recital Hall tonight, June 9th, at 7:30 p.m., when The Mabel Mercer Foundation presents the annual concert, "It Was A Very Good Year." Cohosted by the Foundation's artistic director KT Sullivan and the distinguished critic Rex Reed , the one-night-only event celebrates the centennial birthdays of Alice Fay e, Billie Holiday , Bart Howard , Edith Piaf , Frank Sinatra , Billy Strayhorn , and Cy Walter .

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  7. Kurt Elling to Celebrate Release of New Album with Series of Shows at Birdland This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... using songs rooted in Iceland (Bjork's "Who Is It") to Ireland (U2's "Where The Streets Have No Name"), France ( Edith Piaf 's "La Vie En Rose") to Brazil ( Dorival Caymmi 's "Voc J Foi Bahia?") and beyond, to explore the passionate forces that ...

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  8. On stage: Top 5 N.Y. shows this week: Marion Cotillard with the New York PhilharmonicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Alan Gilbert leads performances at Avery Fisher Hall Wednesday through Saturday. Tickets are $41-$164, nyphil.org Edith Piaf tribute at 54 Below - Cabaret and theater artists including Carole J. Buffard, Maxine Linehan, Gay Marshall, Molly Pope and ...

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  9. A Parisian Soiree with the Legends of Chanson FrancaiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | Patch.com

    ... made popular by several different internationally acclaimed singers such as Charles Aznavour, Serge Gainsbourg, Edith Piaf, and Charles Trenet - just to name a few! Famous American jazz standards inspired by the City of Light will also be performed. ...

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  10. Tom Utley: From peanut butter to Fats Waller, my tastes are...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... I first heard them and fell in love with them long before I was 25 years old. In no particular order, they are Edith Piaf's Milord, Mozart's Clarinet Quintet, Fats Waller's My Very Good Friend The Milkman, Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony, Buddy ...

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  11. Edith Piaf: France's little singing sparrowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Coming from Quebec as I do, I have always heard of Edith Piaf who could be called France's number one diva. However, I never really knew much about her and figured it would be a good time to write about her now.

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  12. Charles Aznavour Turns 91 TodayRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | Groong

    ... earned a sturdy reputation composing street-styled songs for other established musicians and singers, notably Edith Piaf, for whom he wrote the French version of the American hit "Jezebel". Heavily encouraged by her, he toured with her as both an ...

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  13. Photo Flash: Adrienne Haan Performs at Gallery NeueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | 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 show tunes in five different languages. The success of her Washington ...

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  14. Evanston Singer Megon McDonough to Perform at Skokie Theater May 23Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... on a musical journey of her four-decade career, starting with her early influences -- the Beatles, Carole King, Edith Piaf, and Patsy Cline -- followed by some of Megon's own folk songs, ranging from hilarious (such as the ones she recorded with the ...

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  15. it Was a Very Good Year Set for Weill Recital Hall, 6/9Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Seven outstanding vocalists, songwriters, and musicians born in 1915 will be honored at Weill Recital Hall on Tuesday, June 9th, at 7:30 p.m., when The Mabel Mercer Foundation presents the annual concert, "It Was A Very Good Year." Cohosted by the Foundation's artistic director KT Sullivan and the distinguished critic Rex Reed , the one-night-only event celebrates the centennial birthdays of Alice Fay e , Billie Holiday , Bart Howard , Edith Piaf , Frank Sinatra , Billy Strayhorn , and Cy Walter .

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  16. Je t'aime: The Story of French Song with Petula Clark | Tonight's TV PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Staffordshire Newsletter

    "I want to make people cry," stated Edith Piaf, "even when they don't understand my words." Ed Miliband was similar, except people cried even when they did understand them.

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  17. The cream puff who conquered ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Patachou was a French chanteuse of the postwar period who, with stars such as Edith Piaf and Georges Brassens, provided the musical soundtrack for 1950s Paris. Patachou was a French chanteuse of the postwar period who, with stars such as Edith Piaf and Georges Brassens, provided the musical soundtrack for 1950s Paris.

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  18. Summer Music: the Apollo Saxophone Quartet which also celebrates its 30th anniversary this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... Second World War, and the bicentenary of Waterloo in 1815. The centenary of the birth of French cabaret singer Edith Piaf in December 1915 and its connection to the execution of British nurse Edith Cavell is marked in a concert at Zeffirellis on ...

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  19. Myriam Phiro to Perform at The Metropolitan Room This SummerRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Myriam Phiro guides us through the decadent world of Edith Piaf using her timeless songs to retell the life of this iconic performer. Accompanied by a traditional musette band and multi-disciplinary backup singers, Ms.

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  20. Xavier Dolan casts Marion Cotillard, Le - a Seydoux and Vincent Cassel in new filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | CBC News

    ... World (Juste La Fin Du Monde). Cotillard won a best actress Oscar for her portrayal of legendary French singer Edith Piaf in La Vie en Rose. Seydoux, who is set to appear in the latest James Bond movie Spectre, won critical acclaim for her role in ...

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