Un quart d’heure avec Pierre Arvay


Introduction - Credits:

A weekly radio programme broadcast on the Paris Inter channel (now France Inter), in which Pierre Arvay played songs and musical standards on the piano.
Other possible formats: Une demi-heure or Dix minutes avec Pierre Arvay.

Musical and piano arrangements: Pierre Arvay

Summary - Information:

In the broadcast of 26 July 1949, Pierre Arvay played, among other pieces, his composition Fantaisie concertante pour piano jazz, created from his Hommage à Georges Gershwin (a work he performed on 3 May 1949 in another radio broadcast).
The theme tune of the programme, starting at 6’26’’, is the melody of the song Chagrin du ciel (J. Lambertie/ P. Arvay).

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