Mon Homme (Yvain, Maurice)



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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Univ NE
Schalltrichter (2015/12/30)

Language English / French
Translator Channing Pollock (1880-1946), English text
Publisher. Info. New York: Leo Feist, 1921.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Theatre Orchestra (Salabert)

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Schalltrichter (2016/2/25)

Arranger Francis Salabert (1884-1946), anonymously
Publisher. Info. Paris: Salabert, 1920. Plate E.A.S. 64.
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General Information

Work Title Mon Homme
Alternative. Title
Composer Yvain, Maurice
Librettist Albert Willemetz (1887-1964)
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
Extra Information This was the signature song of the French star Mistinguett, who first recorded it in 1916. Also sung in the 1968 movie Funny Girl by Barbara Streisand with title My Man. It was not part of the 1964 stage musical.

Misc. Comments

  • Yvain's other hit song La Java has words by Jacques- Charles, pseudonym of Charles Jacques-Mardochée (1882-1971), and is thus non-PD CN until 2022.