Below you will find sound samples that you can download. All Windows and Macintosh machines should be able to play the "WAV" file format. To play the WAV files, simply click on the image above the song title or click the green WAV file name and choose "play file" if prompted.
liner jacket of Jacques Brel CD:
When Brel sang, he gave everything he had to each song; each one had a different person singing it. I don't believe he ever sacrificed interpretation for vocal sound.
I perform his songs in English, as I first heard them, with the poignant translations by Eric Blau and Mort Shuman, allowing us easier insight to Brel's thoughts.
If you Go Away:
Music of the
(from Donald's previous, self-titled CD):
* If You Go Away © Copyright Jacques Brel
* Somewhere © Copyright L. Berstein, S. Sondheim, Arrangement D. Cameron
* Music of the Night © Copyright Lloyd Webber: Phantom of the Opera
* When I Fall In Love © Copyright V. Young, Arrangement D. Cameron
* Carousel © Copyright Jacques Brel
* If We Only Have Love © Copyright Jacques Brel
* Take Me As I Am © Wildhorn, Bricusse
* This is the Moment © Wildhorn, Bricusse
* Gethsemene © Lloyd Webber, Rice
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