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Douce France

Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano), Antoine Tamestit (viola)

A pair of discs to warm any Francophile's heart...Disc one is devoted to an alluring collection of melodies...However, this goes beyond a usual traversal of the genre...[for the second disc]... More…

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Contents

 Excerpt, Hahn, R: Chansons grises

Work length2:32
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Chansons grises: No. 5. L'heure exquise

Track length2:32
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Hahn, R: Le plus beau présent

Work length1:59
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Saint-Saëns: Clair de lune

Work length1:23
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Saint-Saëns: Si Vous N'avez Rien A Me Dire

Work length3:20
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Saint-Saëns: Vogue, vogue la galere

Work length1:51
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano), Bjorn Gafvert (harmonium)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Hahn, R: Quand je fus pris au pavillon

Work length1:06
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Hahn, R: Puisque j'ai mis ma lèvre

Work length3:48
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Hahn, R: Cimetière de campagne

Work length2:23
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Fauré: Le secret Op. 23 No. 3

Work length2:35
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Ravel: Deux épigrammes de Clément Marot

Work length1:41
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

2 Epigrammes de Clement Marot: No. 2. D'Anne jouent de l'espinette

Track length1:41
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Ravel: Ballade de la reine morte d'aimer

Work length4:07
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Debussy: Trois chansons de Bilitis

Work length9:08
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

No. 1. La flute de Pan

Track length2:45
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No. 2. La chevelure

Track length3:25
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No. 3. Le tombeau des naiades

Track length2:58
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Loeffler: 4 Poems, Op. 5

Work length12:48
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Antoine Tamestit (viola), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

No. 1. La cloche felee

Track length8:21
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No. 4. Serenade

Track length4:27
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Saint-Saëns: Danse macabre, Op. 40

Work length2:08
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Antoine Tamestit (viola), Bengt Forsberg (piano)
  • Recorded: February 2013
  • Recording Venue: Berwaldhallen, Sveriges Radio AB, Stockholm, Sweden

Gottingen (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice, violin, accordion, piano and double bass)

Work length3:02
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Anders Jakobsson (violin), Bengan Janson (accordion), Bengt Forsberg (piano), Olle Linder (double bass)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Glanzberg: Padam, Padam (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice and instruments)

Work length3:07
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Par Grebacken (clarinet), Karl Olandersson (trumpet), Magnus Wiklund (trombone), Ulf Forsberg (violin), Anders Jakobsson (violin), Malin Broman (viola), Kati Raitinen (cello), Olle Linder (double bass), Mats Bergström (guitar), Bengan Janson (accordion), Bengt Forsberg (piano), Per Ekdahl (drums)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

A Saint-Germain-des-Pres (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, double bass and drums)

Work length3:34
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Mats Bergström (guitar), Fabian Fredriksson (electric guitar), Olle Linder (double bass), Per Ekdahl (drums)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Barbara: Septembre (Quel joli temps) (arr. C. Bagge for voice and piano)

Work length3:20
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Carl Bagge (piano)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

A Paris (arr. B. Janson and P. Ekdahl for voice, accordion and double bass)

Work length3:11
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Bengan Janson (accordion), Olle Linder (double bass)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Le Facteur (arr. P. Ekdahl for 2 voices, acoustic guitar, harp, hammond organ and double bass)

Work length4:08
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Margareta Bengtson (vocals), Mats Bergström (guitar), Carl Bagge (hammond organ), Olle Linder (double bass)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Le Facteur (arr. P. Ekdahl for 2 voices, guitar, harp, hammond organ and double bass)

Track length4:08
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Chanson des jumelles (arr. P. Ekdahl for 2 voices and instruments)

Work length3:02
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Margareta Bengtson (vocals), Par Grebacken (saxophone), Karl Olandersson (trumpet), Magnus Wiklund (trombone), Mats Bergström (guitar), Carl Bagge (piano), Olle Linder (double bass), Per Ekdahl (drums)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Legrand: Je vivrai sans toi (arr. C. Bagge for voice and piano)

Work length3:07
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Carl Bagge (piano)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Kosma: Autumn Leaves

Work length4:24
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Magnus Wiklund (trombone), Mats Bergström (guitar), Carl Bagge (piano), Olle Linder (double bass), Per Ekdahl (drums)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Les feuilles mortes (Autumn Leaves) (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice, trombone, guitar, piano, double bass and drums)

Track length4:24
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Leo Chauliac: Douce France (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice and instruments)

Work length3:21
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Mats Bergström (guitar), Bengan Janson (accordion), Bengt Forsberg (piano), Olle Linder (double bass), Per Ekdahl (vibraphone)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Boum ! (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice and instruments)

Work length2:03
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Par Grebacken (clarinet), Karl Olandersson (trumpet), Magnus Wiklund (trombone), Mats Bergström (guitar), Carl Bagge (piano), Olle Linder (double bass), Per Ekdahl (drums)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Ferré: Le Pont Mirabeau (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice, violin, accordion, piano and double bass)

Work length2:53
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Anders Jakobsson (violin), Bengan Janson (accordion), Bengt Forsberg (piano), Olle Linder (double bass)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

La Carte du tendre (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice, guitar, harp, hammond organ, double bass and drums)

Work length3:03
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Mats Bergström (guitar), Margareta Bengtson (harp), Carl Bagge (hammond organ), Olle Linder (double bass), Per Ekdahl (drums)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Hahn, R: Chansons grises (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice, 2 violins, viola and cello)

Work length2:13
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Ulf Forsberg (violin), Anders Jakobsson (violin), Malin Broman (viola), Kati Raitinen (cello)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Chansons grises: No. 1. Chanson d'automne (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice, 2 violins, viola and cello)

Track length2:13
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Louiguy: La Vie en rose (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice and instruments)

Work length4:13
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Ulf Forsberg (violin), Anders Jakobsson (violin), Malin Broman (viola), Kati Raitinen (cello), Olle Linder (double bass), Mats Bergström (guitar), Margareta Bengtson (harp), Carl Bagge (piano)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Leo Chauliac: Que reste-t-il de nos amours (arr. P. Ekdahl for voice and instruments)

Work length2:51
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Anders Jakobsson (violin), Ulf Forsberg (violin), Malin Broman (viola), Kati Raitinen (cello), Olle Linder (double bass), Mats Bergström (guitar), Carl Bagge (piano), Per Ekdahl (drums)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden

Lenoir: Parlez-moi d'amour (arr. M. Bengtson for voice and harp)

Work length2:39
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  • Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Margareta Bengtson (harp)
  • Recorded: May 2013
  • Recording Venue: Atlantis Studio, Stockholm, Sweden