The Alphabet in 26 songs from Boris Vian and Lucienne Vernay/Majestic Editions


Songbook & CD audio box. These 26 texts by Boris Vian are small treats for children’s literature, alternately malicious, mischievous and tender. On the music of Lucienne Vernay, arranged by the musicians of Debout Sur Le Zinc, letters of the alphabet are fun to sing. This Song Book is accompanied by an audio CD that invites you to discover the melody and instrumental accompaniment of 26 songs of this book. You will be able to sing or play the songs as you would with a real orchestra!


A as Anatole B as Berthe C as Célestin D as Désir E as Eugène F as François G as Gaston H as Henri I as Irma J as Joseph K as Kléber L as Louis M as Marcel N as Nicolas O as Oscar P as Pierre Q as Quintal R as Raoul S as Suzanne T as Thérèse U as Ursule V as Victor W as William X as Xavier Y as Yvonne Z as Zoé. This CD-book was nominated for the Award for Musical Creation of CSDEM.Prix de la création musicale Label CSDEM

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Artist story

Born in 1920, Boris Vian (aka Vernon Sullivan for its most sulphurous pounds) joined the Central School in 1939 and became an engineer in 1942. In 1954, he began singing in the Trois Baudets theater and will know a great success with his books and songs. Trumpeter, composer, performer, jazz journalist and surrealist genius writer, he launched the first rock songs in French with Michel Legrand, Henri Salvador and Jacques Canetti. He died of heart disease June 23, 1959, during the private screening of “J’irais cracher sur vos tombes”.

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Weight 0.300 kg

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