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Fédérico Garcia Lorca
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Je ne puis vivre que de toi
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D'où que vienne l'accordéon
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Restera-t-il un chant d'oiseau
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Napoleon IV

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Jean Ferrat was a French singer, songwriter, and poet who enjoyed a long if sometimes controversial career with his passionate songs of love and Leftist politics. Ferrat was born Jean Tenenbaum in Vaucresson, Hauts-de-Seine, on December 26, 1930, the last of four children. His father, a Russian Jew, was a jeweler who relocated the family to Versailles in 1935, but in 1942 he was captured by Axis forces and sent to Auschwitz, where he was executed less than a week later. Young Je... Read more

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