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Caption: Pablo Picasso theater curtain for The Three-Cornered Hat, 1919
Many have interpreted the elegance, sensuality, and erotic suggestiveness of Manuel de Falla’s music as overt expressions of his homosexuality. Fal...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, WXXI, KVNO, KWAX and more


  • Added: Sep 17, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: By Courtesy of Suzane, Credit: Pierre & Florent
Six super-talented Francophone artists interpret one of their songs. The commentary is in English, no French language skills are needed to enjoy t...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2019
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: By Courtesy of Emilie Marsh, Credit: Gil Lesage
Six talented Francophone artists are introduced in English with one of their songs. You will love the beautiful melodies and you'll know what the ...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2019
  • Length: 27:40
Caption: By Courtesy of Guilam, Credit: David Desreumaux
Enjoy the beauty of French Chanson without needing any French language skills. You'll get to know the artists and their songs through English com...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2019
  • Length: 28:17
Caption: By Courtesy of Lise Cabaret, Credit: Annie-Claire Hilga
Whether you are familiar with "French Chanson" or not, there are beautiful melodies for you to discover in this episode of "Bonjour Chanson". No n...

  • Added: Jun 09, 2019
  • Length: 27:49
Caption: By Courtesy of Gatica, Credit: Emmanuelle Jacobson-Roques
French Popular Music never ceases to surprise. In this episode a recipe for Winter Squash Soup! Six Francophone artists each interpret a great so...

  • Added: May 20, 2019
  • Length: 29:20
Caption: By Courtesy of Sacha Toorop, Credit: Lara Harbinia
Find out why French Language Popular Music is also much loved in many countries where French is not a national language, like Russia, Japan and Ko...

  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 28:53
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Guitartists Pepe Romero and Turibio Santos are featured in works by Palomo and Granados.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, WXXI, KVNO, KWAX and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: By Courtesy of Emmanuel Da Silva, Credit: Steffie Maya
Two French language songs from the past and four new ones. We think they will move you. No knowledge of French is required to enjoy the show.

  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 27:41
Caption: By Courtesy of Caroline Loeb, Credit: Olivier Denis
What a joy to listen to a wide range of Francophone artists bringing the best of Chanson with an English commentary. No knowledge of French is re...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2019
  • Length: 27:45
Caption: Ana Alcaide
Celebrating Global Music by Women - Name Game

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 01:29:01
Caption: By Courtesy of Bertrand Louis, Credit: Thibaut Derien
Enjoy 4 French songs from today and 3 from yesterday that are as fresh today as when they were created. The commentary is in English and no Frenc...

  • Added: Feb 06, 2019
  • Length: 28:27
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We bring the best of French Chanson to English speaking listeners. No need to know French to enjoy the show. We managed to fit 7 artists, each wi...

  • Added: Dec 14, 2018
  • Length: 28:22
Caption: By Courtesy of Dom Colmé, Credit: Jean-François Mougenot
One of the greatest French singer/songwriters ever anchors a selection of 6 songs, in the company of of 5 contemporary artists. The songs are won...

  • Added: Nov 09, 2018
  • Length: 29:45
Caption: By Courtesy of Jeanne Garraud, Credit: Christophe Péan
Enjoy 6 very different Francophone songs. The artists and their songs are introduced in English. No French language skills are required. Caution...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2018
  • Length: 28:10
Caption: By Courtesy of Tim Dup, Credit: Hugo Pillard
French Chanson is greatly enriched by the contributions of several Francophone countries and immigrants who adopt the paradigm of the genre. This ...

  • Added: Oct 04, 2018
  • Length: 29:16
Caption: By Courtesy of Sève Laurent-Fajal, Credit: Anne Lalaire
5 beautiful contemporary French Francophone songs and one from the past are introduced in English. No French language knowledge is required. Kick ...

  • Added: Sep 08, 2018
  • Length: 28:57
Caption: By Courtesy of Fanch, Credit: Karine Desbonnes
We cast our nets wide to bring the most beautiful of contemporary and enduring French Language songs to the English speaking public. Discover 6 ar...

  • Added: Aug 13, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: By Courtesy of Marcie, Credit: Daniel Robillard & Marin Blanc
Enjoy six beautiful songs from the French Language Popular Music repertoire. Sit back with a glass of good wine. You will find it rewarding. No F...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: By Courtesy of Clara Luciani, Credit: Manuel Obadia Wills
All human life can be found in French Chanson. Enjoy a diverse selection of beautiful songs. No French language skills are needed to enjoy the show.

  • Added: Jul 05, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: By Courtesy of Feu! Chatterton, Credit: Richard Schroeder
We'd love for you to get acquainted with Francophone Popular Music, a very special genre. Our commentary is in English, so no need to know French ...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2018
  • Length: 28:52
Caption: By Courtesy of Laurent Berger, Credit: Aimée Coquillat
Explore in our company a colorful palette of beautiful Francophone songs. No need to speak French to enjoy the show. The commentary is in English.

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
  • Length: 26:48
Caption: By Courtesy of Lisza, Credit: Pierre Debroux
Today's French Music Scene is very creative and sometimes surprising. Get to know 6 Francophone artists and one of their songs. Do not worry, the...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2018
  • Length: 28:14
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We continue Women's History Month with Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill. Considered one of the country's leading poets writing all in Irish, she’s won numerous ...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 15, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: By courtesy of Daphné , Credit: Julia Gragnon
Six contemporary Francophone artists interpret beautiful songs. The commentary is in English. Not to worry if you don't speak French. Enjoy!

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 29:23