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Mon ami de toujours

(Track) 3:30 Vline Buggy, Ennio Morricone, 1971

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Studio from Le Casse (1971) ,  released on Le Casse (1971) (and 6 more)
Composer:Ennio Morricone
Arranger:Ennio Morricone
Lyrics:Vline Buggy
Conductor:Bruno Nicolai
Vocals:Mireille Mathieu
Toi mon ami de toujours
Tu m'as souris et recueillis chez toi
Toi mon ami de toujours
Tu m'as gardé m'as élevé
Mais à vivre à tes côtés
Mon amour a grandi avec moi jour à jour
Comme l'arbre du jardin lentement

Toi mon ami de toujours
Oublie l'enfant que j'ai été pour toi
Toi mon ami mon amour
Ouvre les yeux regarde-moi
Rien ne peut me faire changer
Même s'il faut te crier
Que je t'aime que je t'aime que je t'aime
Mon ami mon amour de toujours
Cross References
Other Performances
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Same Variation
None Known
Same Theme
Studio Gli scassinatori by Raymond Lefèvre
Studio Mon ami de toujours (1) by Mario Cavallero
Studio En tu piel by Astrud Gilberto (1971)
Studio Tema d'amore (1971)
Studio Una donna che ti ama by Astrud Gilberto (1971)
Studio Le casse (4) by Filmstudio Orchestra di Roma (1974)
Style: Melodic
Member Detailed Credits
‣29/08/2017 Bob Hendrikx Notes on Mireille Mathieu: MON AMI DE TOUJOURS (1971)
This song, not belonging to the soundtrack itself, is an adaption of "Thème d'amour" from the film LE CASSE (1971).
"Mon ami de toujours" was released as a single to coincide with the premiere of the film.
About the LE CASSE soundtrack (1971): link

3:30 – Mon ami de toujours

Authors: Vline Buggy/Morricone
Composer, Orchestrator, Conductor: Ennio Morricone (1928-)
Lyricist: 'Vline Buggy', pseudonym of the sisters Évelyne Konyn (1929-1962) and Liliane Konyn (1926-). The pseudonym was maintained after the death of Évelyne (1962), the actual lyricist of the song (1971) being Liliane Konyn. link
Vocals: Mireille Mathieu (1946-)
Recorded at Orthophonic Recording Studio, Rome (Ennio Morricone) and Studio Sonopress, Berlin (Mireille Mathieu).

First released on 45rpm:
Le casse: Mon ami de toujours / Pas vu, pas pris – Barclay 61 518 L – France – 1971 link
The 1971 date is not listed on the disc itself, but can be determined by means of other sources: link / link / jpg
Back sleeve: "Vline Buggy/Ennio Morricone – Arrangements et direction musicale: Ennio Morricone – Enregistrements: Studio Orthophonic, Rome et Studio Sonopress, Berlin" jpg
About the B-side song (Pas vu, pas pris): link

Released on CD:
Canto Morricone Vol. 3 – Bear Family BCD 16246 AH – Germany – 1999 (track 17) link
Back card: jpg

Released on CD:
Le casse – Music Box Records MBR-066 – France – 2015 (track 15) link
Back card: jpg

Play the song: mp3

Related Member Detailed Credits
about Le Casse (Soundtrack) :
‣18/02/2019 Bob Hendrikx Notes on Soundtrack: LE CASSE (1971) (Part 1)
‣18/02/2019 Bob Hendrikx Notes on Soundtrack: LE CASSE (1971) (Part 2)
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