This collection of the most popular French songs includes exquisite recordings of the piano accompaniments by pianist Gary Arvin, a specialist in song literature on the faculty of Indiana University. Includes translations and IPA pronunciation guides. The pronunciation lessons on the companion audio are from a native French speaker. Useful for high school contest soloists, college/university students and professional singers. Contents: Aimons-nous (Saint-Saëns) # Aprés un Réve (Fauré) # Aurore (Fauré) # Beau Soir (Debussy) # Chanson triste (Duparc) # Ici Bas (Fauré) # La Procession (Franck) # Mandoline (Fauré) # Nuit d'étoiles (Debussy) # Psyche (Paladilhe). The book includes a unique code to access the piano accompaniments online via download or streaming.