Martial Solal

Jean-Luc Godard´s `A bout de souffle´ Soundtrack (606357)

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1959

Jean-Luc Godard´s `A bout de souffle´ Soundtrack

Martial Solal

Soundtrack Factory

8436539313670

STF 147733

606357

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Jean-Luc Godard´s `A bout de souffle´ Soundtrack

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CD 8,26 €

• INCLUDES 18 BONUS TRACKS

This release contains Martial Solal’s complete original soundtrack to Jean-Luc Godard's legendary 1960 film A bout de souffle (premiered in the United States as Breathless).

The movie is about a wandering criminal (Jean-Paul Belmondo) and his American girlfriend (Jean Seberg). It was Godard’s first featured-lenght work and represented Belmondo’s breakthrough as an actor. The film was one of the earliest examples of French New Wave (nouvelle vague) cinema.

As a bonus, the music composed by Martial Solal for six more films by others directors, as well as Michel Legrand´s theme song for Godard`s film "Vivre Sa Vie" (1962)

PERSONNEL:

  • ON TRACKS [1-10]: A BOUT DE SOUFFLE
  • ROGER GUERIN, trumpet
  • PIERRE GOSSEZ, alto sax
  • MICHEL HAUSSER, vibes
  • MARTIAL SOLAL, piano & leader
  • PAUL ROVERE, bass
  • DANIEL HUMAIR, drums
  • Plus string section.

Paris, France, December 28, 1959.

  • [11-18] BONUS TRACKS (11-28)
  • (11-14): Soundtrack music to the Henri Verneuil film "L’affaire d’une nuit (1960)
  • (15-16): Soundtrack music to the Edouard Molinaro film "Les Ennemis" (1962)
  • (17) Soundtrack music to the Orson Wells film "The Trial" (1962)
  • (18-21) Soundtrack music to the Claude Bernard-Aubert film "Match Contre la Mort" (1959)
  • (22.26): Soundtrack music to the Emile Degelin film "Si Le Vent Te Fait Peur" (1960)
  • (27) Soundtrack music to the Jean-Pierre Melvile fil "Deux Hommes Dans Manhattan (1959)
  • (28) Soundtrack music to the Jean´Luc Godard film " Vivre Sa Vie" (1962)

TRACKS:

  • 01 LA MORT
  • 02 DUO
  • 03 NEW YORK HERALD TRIBUNE
  • 04 POURSUITE
  • 05 L’AMOUR, LA MORT
  • 06 DIXIELAND
  • 07 THÈME D’AMOUR
  • 08 LA MORT [version 2]
  • 09 POURSUITE [version 2]
  • 10 CAMPAGNE-PREMIÈRE
  • 11 VERNEUILLADE (*)
  • 12 DÉFILÉ (*)
  • 13 ROMANCE OR NOT ROMANCE (*)
  • 14 CARREFOUR (*)
  • 15 GÉNÉRIQUE (*)
  • 16 L’ESPIONNAGE (*)
  • 17 SENTIMENTAL SLOW (*)
  • 18 GÉNÉRIQUE (*)
  • 19 BALLET (*)
  • 20 HISTOIRE DU CIRQUE (*)
  • 21 MONTHLÉRY (*)
  • 22 CLARK’S BLUES (*)
  • 23 CHAR A VOILE (*)
  • 24 RADIO TERRY (*)
  • 25 DANCING (*)
  • 26 PIN-UP (*)
  • 27 DEUX HOMMES DANS MANHATTAN [Theme] (*)
  • 28 VIVRE SA VIE (*)
  • TOTAL TIME: 63:58