Luna Llena #13

The spirit of Montmatre

TEXTS:
L'Esperit de Montmatre at the time of Toulouse-Lautrec
The birth of the Montmatre spirit
The Chat Noir and the Incoherents
Phillip Dennis Cate
On Humour and Other Profiles of History, prologue by Joan Casas for Fumisme
Alphonse Allais

BACKGROUND MUSIC:
Simply Musette, a selection of French accordion songs played by Alexa Sage.

SOUND RECORDINGS:
Montmartre, the eternal bohemia of Paris.

SONGS IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE:
Aristide Bruant - Dans la rue
Yvette Guilbert - À la Villette
Odette Dulac - Les petites bonnes d'hôtel
Paul Lack - Lettre ouverte à Meg
The Buffalo - Le chat noir
Lucien Boyer - Vive l'Express de Normandie

Sound improvisation on readings of À se tordre(Alphonse Allais)

(Image: The 14th July 1895, Théophile Alexandre Steinlen)

Realizado y producido por Ishak Benavides