Short Description: The sheet music is a note-for-note transcription of
"C'est Si Bon" in the interpretation of Jolie Môme for ensemble &
vocal, incl. score and parts
Licensed Territory: worldwide
Instruments: Vocal, Accordion, Guitar, Violin, Double Bass
Instrumentation Details: In the piano only the right hand is transcribed. The left hand usually plays the bottom notes of the chords which are also notated in the piano part (and in the score). In the drums only the bacic pattern is notated.
The clarinet and the trumpet are in Bb. The chord symbols are notated in the piano and double bass parts and of course in the score, too.
Interpreter: Jolie Môme
Music by: Ange Eugène Betti
Words by: André Hornez
Level: 3 (of 5)
Pages: 21 (11 score + 10 parts)
Order No. 101-380-8040d
Video: Please click on the video icon above!
The jazzinotes edition of the French tune "C'est Si Bon" is a note-for-note transcription of the vocal and all instruments - score and parts, of course with chord symbols and lyrics. The video of this jazzy interpretation was yet watched more than a million times. It is really worth to have a look!
The french pianist Henri Betti composed the tune very quickly in 1947 and asked André Hornet to write the lyrics afterwards. He choose the third version, not the favourit of Hornet. Edith Piaf refused to sing this tune and recommended it to Yves Montand, who refused, too. Some not well known interpreters recorded the tune. Later Montand changed his mind an recorded the song - with great succes: e.g. in Italy it became a No 1 charts hit. Later on some famous musicians covered this song, e.g. Louis Armstrong und Eartha Kitts.
The band about themselves: "Jolie Môme” brings you the music of Edith Piaf and other renowned singers of the “chanson réaliste” era, with hits from the 1920’s through the 1950’s. The sound of the accordion gives a very Parisian atmosphere and complements the songbird vocals of French-Canadian born Myriam. The band is based in New York City and has made a name for itself in the French jazz, cabaret and vintage communities."
We can transpose this tune for you. This is how it works:
1. Order it in the original version.
2. Order our article Transposition B.
3. Send an informal email to email@example.com (subject:“Transposition”). In the email please indicate the title of the original as well as the key desired.
You’ll receive the transposition within a couple of days as a pdf file you can open using your password for the original version.