Au clair de la lune - French Children's Songs - France - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image
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If you'd like to listen to a more old-fashioned version, here you can hear a 1931 recording of Au clair de la lune by Yvonne Printemps.

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Many thanks to Tiphaine Woerth for recording this song for Mama Lisa's World!

Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Au clair de la lune

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Elena for contributing the 1st two verses of this song and to Monique Palomares for contributing the missing verses and creating the midi music. Translation by Lisa Yannucci and Monique Palomares.

Illustration by Louis-Maurice Boutet de Monvel (1851-1913) from Vieilles Chansons pour les Petits Enfants: Avec Accompagnements / de Ch. M. Widor (1844 - 1937); Illustrations par M.B. de Monvel. Paris: E. Plon, Nourrit et Cie, [1883]. The image was graphically edited by Lisa Yannucci.

The 2nd illustration is from Chansons et rondes enfantines (1871) with a little graphical editing by Lisa Yannucci.

Merci beaucoup !

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