TV Special from Japanese TV. With modern arrangements and fast tempo of classic Mauriat
arrangements, including two songs with Japanese singer
Thanks to the help of my friend Hsieh
Chih-Chien for supplying this information.
TV Special in Japan, from 1976.
Paul Mauriat conducts the
Mieko Hirota sings in two of
Running time: About 21 minutes.
1. El Bimbo
La Baie des Lumieres
(with scenic views and photographs from Mauriat's
childhood at 4 months, 4, 12 and 22 years old, among other photographs)
L'Amour est Bleu 77
(Mieko Hirota sings in French)
Ningyo no ie (House of Dolls)
(Mieko Hirota sings in Japanese)
Note: Tracks 3 to 7, composed by
Paul Mauriat. The most famous arrangements, El Bimbo, Penelope, Love is
Blue, Toccata and Nocturne with faster tempo. Penelope without the
characteristic trumpet introduction.
Paul Mauriat and his Grand Orchestra
PMGO Chorus - Female and male chorus
Photographs of Mauriat's childhood, here at 4 years old
Japanese singer Mieko Hirota