7/10/2012 Bonjour Minnesota

 

C'est le 14 juillet!   For tonight's program, we celebrate July 14, or Bastille Day, which marks the storming of the Bastille and the beginning of the French Revolution in 1789.  Louise and Caryl will play the national anthem, la Marseillaise, in several versions.  We will also play music of the period and share memories of our experiencess in France on July 14.  

We will also give announcements, such as those of French films currently playing in the Twin Cities, and especially, announcements of the celebration of le 14 juillet  by the Alliance Française which will be held at the Sofitel Hotel at highways 100 and 494 in Edina.

Playlist Tracks: 
Detroit Symphony dir. by Paul Paray - La Marseillaise
Album: Marches et Ouvertures à la Française; Label: Mercury
Martial Singher - Ça Ira
Album: Best Loved French Songs; Label: Vanguard LP
Edith Piaf - Ça Ira
Album: De l'Accordéoniste à Milord; Label: EMI
Martial Singher - Le Roi d'Yvetot
Album: Best Loved French Songs; Label: Vanguard LP
Martial Singher - La Camargnole
Album: Best Loved French Songs; Label: Vanguard LP
Anaïs et Didier Barbelivien - Te Rejoindre en Vendée
Album: Vendée '93; Label: Pomme Music
Air Date: 
July 10, 2012

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