Hommage à Henri SALVADOR

With SALVADOR Céline Rudolph has fashioned her own, intimate take on beloved Chansonnier Henri Salvador’s music. The familiar, timeless hits reappear here as charming surprises, in new arrangements featuring Brazilian, African and Jazz accents. Enjoy life breathed into the classics: Chanson Douce, Syracuse, Maladie d’amour, and Salvador’s newer Chansons Jardin d’hiver, Aime-moi and Chambre avec vue: Céline Rudolph has taken one of Old World music’s grandest villas and put in a stunning New World window, creating a fresh feeling that will have you falling in love all over again. A French and a German version is available – with poetic translations of the lyrics written by Céline Rudolph.
OFF TV, France

Jardin d’hiver Benjamin Biolay / Keren Ann Zeidel / portuguese: Bïa Krieger 5:13
Syracuse Bernard Dimey / Henri Salvador 4:29
Maladie d’amour Henri Salvador /Leona Gabriel / Marc Lanjean 3:53
Chambre avec vue Benjamin Biolay / Keren Ann Zeidel / Henri Salvador 2:53
Vagabond Marc Esteve / Michel Armengot 3:42
Dans mon île Maurice Pon / Henri Salvador 3:52
Haïti (Vocalise) Bernard Michel/ Henri Salvador 2:49
La muraille de Chine Gisèle Molard / Henri Salvador 4:59
La jalousie Bernard Michel / Henri Salvador 3:24
Aime-moi Bernard Michel / Henri Salvador 4:12
Bon(ne) à rien Maurice Pon / Henri Salvador 3:04
Le loup, la biche et le chevalier (Une chanson douce) Maurice Pon / Henri Salvador 4:54

Céline Rudolph ・voice, additional acoustic guitar (10), arrangement
Helio Alves ・piano, Fender Rhodes
Sebastian Studnitzky ・piano (10), Fender Rhodes (4), trumpet (4)
Edson José Alves ・acoustic guitar
Michelangelo Pagnano ・acoustic guitar (2, 3)
Tuco Marcondes ・ukulele
Rüdiger Caruso Krause ・acoustic guitar (4, 10), arrangement
Toninho Ferragutti ・accordion
Rodrigo Ursaia ・flute
Rodolfo Stroeter ・double bass, electric bass
Marc Muellbauer ・double bass (10)
Ricardo Mosca ・percussion, drums, surdo
Wolfgang Haffner・drums (4, 10)
Margherita Biederbick ・violin
Ulrike Bassenge ・violin
Miriam Götting ・viola          
Ariane Spiegel・cello
Peter Fulda ・string arrangement
Produced by Céline Rudolph & Rodolfo Stroeter

Recorded at Na Cena Studios São Paulo by Alberto Ranellucci february 2010
Title 4 & 9 and stings (1 & 7) and German vocal recording at A-Trane Studio Berlin by Holger Schwark and Gero Meissner october  – december 2010
Except title 1 & 2: vocal recordings by Manfred Faust in Hamburg june 2010
Mixed and sounddesigned by Manfred Faust, Faust am Fleet Hamburg, january 2011
Mastered at Eastside Mastering Studios Berlin by Götz-Michael Rieth, february 2011
Photography: Gregor Hohenberg
Photo montage & illustrations: Maren Esdar
Graphic design: Dirk Rudolph
Released 2011 by Universal Music (Verve)