An etang is one of the large lagoons that line the languedoc and rousillon coast where trenet was raised. In our catalog, you can find charles trenet sheet music for piano, drums, flute, saxophone, trumpet, guitar and almost any other instrument. Picture boozy american writers, avantegarde artistes, and other lost souls having a wonderful last romp in paris caberets in the thirties. The song was first recorded by the french singer roland gerbeau in 1945. Print instantly, or sync to our free pc, web and mobile apps. Columbia dd 532 topics 78rpm contributor 78er klubben. Youll find a wide selection of charles trenet sheet music, songbooks, and music books at sheet music plus. Charles trenet bio, facts, family famous birthdays. Charles trenet, who has died aged 87, was the most influential popular french songwriter of the mid20th century. Musicnotes features the worlds largest online digital sheet music catalogue with over 300,000 arrangements available to print and play instantly. That standard has been adapted countless times as an instrumental and its simple melody is still deeply touching.
This can be verified by a look at at a map of the area. Trenet apparently wrote this after a train journey. Streamez en hifi ou telechargez en vraie qualite cd sur. This is a wonderful collection of prewwii songs that capture a certain era in paris. Voyez pres des etangs ces grands roseaux mouilles voyez ces oiseaux blancs et ces maisons rouillees. Publisher and retailer, robert martin offers online sales of more than 50,000 scores, books, cd. The sea is a song by french composer, lyricist, singer and showman charles trenet.
Scales, arpeggios, chords, exercises pdf 20 free piano sheets. He enjoyed american fame after world war ii, performing in new york and in hollywood. The song was written in 1943, though according to trenet it went unrecorded until 1946 because it didnt swing enough. Download for free in pdf midi format, or print directly from our site. When trenets version was released in 1946, it became an unexpected hit, and has remained a chanson classic and. Watch the music video and discover trivia about this classic pop song now. Charles trenet sheet music free download in pdf or midi on. Charles trenet may 18, 19, narbonne, france february 19, 2001, creteil, france was a french singer and songwriter, most famous for his recordings from the late 1930s through the mid1950s, though his career continued through the 1990s.
Feb 19, 2001 charles trenet, who has died aged 87, was the most influential popular french songwriter of the mid20th century. A performer of immense charm, with a light baritone voice of individual, caressing. When trenet s version was released in 1946, it became an unexpected hit, and has remained a chanson classic and jazz standard ever since. Post jobs, find pros, and collaborate commissionfree in our professional marketplace. Publisher and retailer, robert martin offers online sales of more than 50,000 scores, books, cd and dvd for orchestras and musicians since 1934.125 741 588 718 441 385 1140 975 190 106 668 1178 1065 1458 1375 1463 345 732 408 656 1152 1389 124 500 1016 695 540 695 878