Chansons françaises et francophones en cours de FLE / French through Songs and Singing
This multimedia site features streaming MP3s, annotated lyrics, articles and links. The recordings are of songs in the public domain plus artists’ originals used with permission. The emphasis is on providing resources for students and teachers of French. The site is best viewed in Firefox or Safari. Its goals are: 1. Featured for teachers: Glossary of musical genres; Intermediate to Advanced songs by theme; Pedagogical Approaches: Music in the Language Classroom. Featured Francophone zone: La Communauté française de Belgique. Featured historical overview: Women in French Music. Beginner favorites: Alouette; L’arbre est dans ses feuilles; Une araignée sur le plancher; Le blues d’être; Bonjour ! Other favorites for various levels: À la pêche aux moules; Ah ! Songs from contributing artists (used with permission): Bornéo, La peau des fesses and Quand est-ce qu’on y va ? Every effort has been made to ensure that recordings other than those by invited artists are in the public domain.
Related: La chanson en classe de FLE