À Québec au clair de lune

Year Inducted: 2006
Era Inducted To: Radio Era
Written In:1959
Lyricist(s):Marius Delisle
Composer(s):Marius Delisle

From 1957 to 1968, Marius Delisle was at the forefront of the Quebec music scene. Although he only recorded one album (1965), he acquired a solid reputation in the Quebec City area through frequent contributions as a radio host or performer. In 1958, he hosted “Les Créations de Québec,” a CHRC program devoted to emerging talents and their music. Delisle also played an important role in the creation of Association des Auteurs-Compositeurs du Québec.

Marius Delisle achieved popular success with a single song, À Québec au clair de lune, released in 1959. This song was incorporated in the soundtrack of Robert Lepage’s 2003 film La face cachée de la lune.

COVER ARTISTS INCLUDE: Franco Elite, Jean Lapointe, Tohama, Roger de Gars and Carmen Genest.

À Québec au clair de lune

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