Thérèse – Vivre d'amour

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Thérèse – Vivre d'amour
Therese - Vivre d'amour.jpg
Studio album by
Various Artists
Released22 April 2013
Recorded2013
Genre Pop
Label Twin Music

Thérèse – Vivre d'amour is a concept album of poems by St. Thérèse of Lisieux, with music composed by French musician Grégoire. [1] The album features performances by Natasha St-Pier, Anggun, Sonia Lacen, Elisa Tovati, Les Stentors, Les Petits Chanteurs à la Croix de Bois, and Michael Lonsdale. It was released on 22 April 2013 by Twin Music in France, Belgium, and Switzerland. "Vivre d'amour", a duet by Natasha St-Pier and Anggun, was released as the album's first single on 29 March 2013. In 2014, Thérèse - Vivre d'amour was nominated for a World Music Awards for World's Best Album.

Concept album album with a theme

A concept album is an album in which its tracks hold a larger purpose or meaning collectively than they do individually. This is typically achieved through a single central narrative or theme, which can be instrumental, compositional, or lyrical. Sometimes the term is applied to albums considered to be of "uniform excellence" rather than an LP with an explicit musical or lyrical motif. There is no consensus among music critics as to the specific criteria for what a "concept album" is.

Thérèse of Lisieux 19th-century French Discalced Carmelite nun and saint

Saint Thérèse of Lisieux, born Marie Françoise-Thérèse Martin, also known as Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face, O.C.D., was a French Catholic Discalced Carmelite nun who is widely venerated in modern times. She is popularly known as "The Little Flower of Jesus", or simply "The Little Flower.”

Grégoire (musician) French singer and composer

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Contents

Track listing

No.TitlePerformer(s)Length
1."Vivre d'amour Video on YouTube" Natasha St-Pier and Anggun 3:23
2."Jeter des fleurs"Natasha St-Pier3:04
3."Rappelle-toi"Natasha St-Pier, Elisa Tovati and Sonia Lacen4:09
4."Petit papa"Natasha St-Pier2:59
5."La fiancée"Natasha St-Pier and Anggun3:14
6."Mes armes Video on YouTube"Natasha St-Pier and Sonia Lacen2:31
7."Pourquoi je t'aime Marie"Natasha St-Pier3:03
8."Ma seule paix"Natasha St-Pier and Grégory Turpin2:26
9."Ma joie"Natasha St-Pier and Les Stentors 3:04
10."À mes petits frères du ciel"Grégory Turpin and Les Petits Chanteurs à la Croix de Bois 2:57
11."Mon chant d'aujourd'hui" Michael Lonsdale 2:36
12."La prière"Monseigneur Jean-Michel di Falco Léandri2:12

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