In July 1979, during the Summer holidays, in a house somewhere in Brittany, a whole family (parents, uncles, aunts, cousins and other relatives) are gathered to celebrate Granny Amandine's sixty-seventh birthday. Albertine, who was ten years old at the time, vividly recounts this brief but life-changing experience. Written by
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La ballade des gens heureux
Lyrics by Gérard Lenorman
and Pierre Delanoë
From album "Olympia 75"
Music by Gérard Lenorman
Performed by Albert Delpy See more