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  1. French film festival COLCOA, seeing the small picture, adds TV fareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... to Marion Cotillard when she appeared in "La Vie En Rose." She went on to win the lead actress Oscar as singer Edith Piaf. The festival will feature films from such veteran directors as Jean Becker ("Get Well Soon"), Patrice Leconte ("Do Not ...

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  2. 100 years after her birth, Edith Piaf is still France's soundtrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Daily Star

    Her soaring, emotion-wracked voice remains the defining soundtrack of old, romantic France and her colourful life the stuff of legend. Edith Piaf may have passed away in 1963 but this year -- the year she would have turned 100 -- the memory of "The Little Sparrow" is just as strong as ever and enshrined as one of France's most enduring icons.

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  3. Paris commemorates PiafRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sunday Herald

    An exhibition dedicated to French singer Edith Piaf, whose ballads of love and sorrow made her an international star, has opened in Paris to mark 100 years since her birth. An exhibition dedicated to French singer Edith Piaf, whose ballads of love and sorrow made her an international star, has opened in Paris to mark 100 years since her birth.

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  4. Adrienne Haan Debuts New Show at The Cutting Room TonightRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... A Robert R. Blume (Drama Desk Awards) production, Rock Le Cabaret! takes French chansons by Jacques Brel , Edith Piaf and Charles Aznavour , and adds an all new modern interpretation with a five-piece rock band. Known for her "great voice" and as a ...

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  5. Paris commemorates Edith Piaf's centenary with exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Reuters

    She was known as the little sparrow, her powerful voice singing about the men in her life and her beloved Paris. Edith Piaf, an international icon in the 1940s and 50s is honored in a new exhibit at the National Library in the French capital to mark the centenary of her birth.

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  6. Paris marks Piaf's centenary with exhibitionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Buenos Aires Herald

    A picture taken at the bibliotheque nationale de France in Paris shows works of art displayed in the exhibition on the French singer Edith Piaf. An exhibition dedicated to French singer Edith Piaf, whose ballads of love and sorrow made her an international star, has opened in Paris to mark 100 years since her birth.

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  7. Women in Music Gala celebrates Edith PiafRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    On Saturday, April 18, Friends of Music at Guilford's celebration of Women in Music is its signature annual fundraiser. Patrons will enjoy a generous buffet of hearty hors d'oeuvres and salads between 6 and 7 p.m. This year's concert then features vocalist Jessica Gelter and pianist Ken Olsson in a centennial tribute to legendary chanteuse Edith Piaf .

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  8. France celebrates singer Edith Piaf with exhibition for centenary of her birthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Mail & Guardian

    Dramatic life of the Little Sparrow, nation's most famous singer, is remembered at the national library in Paris in year she would have turned 100 To the French, she was La MA me, the Little Sparrow who warbled her way off the streets of Paris and into international stardom. Edith Piaf had a song for every occasion, most of which mirrored the drama of her colourful life.

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  9. Helen Gillet, cellist extraordinaire, charms French Quarter Festival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | NOLA.com

    ... poets and folk song writers, you know: Joan Baez and Bob Dylan in the U.S. and George Brassens, Boris Vian and Edith Piaf (in France). They're these singers that sang songs that had a story in them, drama, a very, very beautiful poetic line to ...

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  10. Women in Music Gala celebrate Edith PiafRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    GUILFORD >> On Saturday, April 18, Friends of Music at Guilford's celebration of Women in Music is its signature annual fundraiser, with generous buffet of hors d'oeuvres and salads between 6 and 7 p.m. This year's concert features vocalist Jessica Gelter and pianist Ken Olsson in a centennial tribute to legendary chanteuse Edith Piaf . An array of desserts prepared by area restaurant and bakery chefs follows.

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  11. A celebration of song and soundRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Big Bug News

    Come out for a unique evening of performances celebrating French cabaret singer Edith Piaf, who became one of the greatest international sensations! A selection of some of the most famous songs from the iconic French singer will be performed by Helene Bergeon, soprano and Eileen Meager, soprano. Accompanied by GayNell Cronin at the piano and Jacques Bergeon, guitar and bass The program will include all times favorites such as L'Hymne a L'Amour, Milord, Je ne regrette rien and many more, and a special arrangement of La Vie en Rose for the trio, by Angela Morley and Christine Parker.

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  12. Edith Piaf: A Centennial CelebrationRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Prescott Valley Tribune

    Come out for a unique evening of performances celebrating French cabaret singer Edith Piaf, who became one of the greatest international sensations! A selection of some of the most famous songs from the iconic French singer will be performed by Helene Bergeon, soprano and Eileen Meager, soprano. Accompanied by GayNell Cronin at the piano and Jacques Bergeon, guitar and bass The program will include all times favorites such as L'Hymne a L'Amour, Milord, Je ne regrette rien and many more, and a special arrangement of La Vie en Rose for the trio, by Angela Morley and Christine Parker.

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  13. Study abroad gives unexpected lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Trojan

    ... in your host city is unlike anything you'll likely ever experience again. So in the spirit of Paris' famed singer Edith Piaf, ne regrette rien.

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  14. Celebrating the 100th birthday of Diva 'Edith Piaf'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CNN

    'Edith Piaf ', Legendary female singer representing the 20th Century, 'Muse' produced by France, The true queen of chanson, Heroine of 'La Vie en Rose' There are countless epithets describing her name. It has finally been 100 years since her birth.

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    Sunday Mar 22 | Sag Harbor Online

    ... to get a little jazzier. And then my sister, Martha Wainwright, will be opening and she'll be singing a lot of Edith Piaf songs. An important aspect of my career has been group numbers, especially with my family. My mother Kate McGarrigle will be ...

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  16. Jacques Brel is aliveandin SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Seattle Gay News

    ... music. His work has been covered by: Nirvana, Barbra Streisand, Barry Manilow, David Bowie, Olivia Newton-John, Edith Piaf, Stink, Nina Simone, Frank Sinatra and the list goes on. In Seattle, the musical review of this avant-garde performer - ...

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  17. The Facebook Drama That's Brought Russians To TearsRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Groong

    ... Dassin hit Et Si Tu N'Existais Pas and finishing with Je Ne Regrette Rien by the legendary French chanteuse Edith Piaf. "It was even more piercing than Piaf's version.... She turned out to have a wonderful voice and amazing French pronunciation," ...

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  18. Lakes Area Looks Forward to "A Night in Paris" 2 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Be transported to the Parisian cabarets of the 1940s as the Brainerd Lakes Area becomes home to "A Night in Paris" Saturday, April 4. Renowned soprano Maria Jette will take with stage with styling a la Edith Piaf for a special Lakes Area Music Festival winter event.

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  19. An enchanting, bilingual way to kick off weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... perform songs in French and English (and may even mix in some Portuguese), taking a page from everyone from Edith Piaf to Henri Salvador. Enchant plays the LMC's Big Hall Friday. This show starts at 4:30 p.m., doors are at 4 p.m., and cover is pay ...

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  20. Adrienne Haan to Debut New Show at The Cutting Room, 4/18Read the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... A Robert R. Blume (Drama Desk Awards) production, Rock Le Cabaret! takes French chansons by Jacques Brel , Edith Piaf and Charles Aznavour , and adds an all new modern interpretation with a five-piece rock band. Known for her "great voice" and as a ...

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