French Canadian Dance Music

Jean-Marie and Lise Verret FWRF120 / RF 120

Jean-Marie Verret (fiddle) and his sister Lise Verret (piano) present the repertoire of their ancestors on this fine album. As the original notes assert, "the pieces recorded show the continuity of a musical tradition within a single family and bear witness to the special care that the past and present generations have taken to maintain [it]."

Year Released 1983
Record Label Folkways Records
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage

Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1983 Folkways Records

Genre(s) World
Country(s) Canada
Culture Group(s) French Canadian
Instrument(s) Fiddle; Piano
Subject(s) Fiddle tunes
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101 Le Piquet - The Fence Post Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 3:10
102 Favorite de Pit Jornoch - Pit Jornoch's Favorite Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 2:31
103 Homage à Jules Verret - Tribute to Jules Verret Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 4:01
104 Les Trois Steps à Méo - Meo's Three Steps Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 2:19
105 Hommage à Yves Verret - Tribute to Yves Verret Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 2:32
106 L'écho du Violoneux - The Fiddler's Echo Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 3:15
107 Gigue du Brandy - The Brandy Step Dance Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 2:12
201 La Quadrille à Ti-Jules - Première Partie: La Chaîne du reel - First Part: The Reel's Chain Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 2:21
202 Le Quadrille à Ti-Jules - Deuxième Partie: Les Quatre Coins - Second Part: The Four Corners Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 2:14
203 Le Quadrille à Ti-Jules - Troisième Partie: La Salut - Third Part: The Salute Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 2:47
204 Le Quadrille à Ti-Jules - Quatrième Partie: L'homme à Deux Femmes - Fourth Part: The Man with Two Wives Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 4:10
205 Le Quadrille à Ti-Jules - Cinquième Partie: La Galoppe - Fifth Part: The Galop Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 4:23
206 Le Quadrille à Ti-Jules - Sixième Partie: La Bistringue - Sixth Part: The Bistringue Jean-Marie and Lise Verret 4:34
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