Gus Viseur

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... read moreThe French accordion master Gus Viseur began performing on the streets of Paris in fairs and markets and eventually worked his way into the cabaret and nightclubs. During his influential career he ended up backing "the Sparrow" Edith Piaf and performing with the legendary Hot Club of France Quintet...

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Swing Valse
Gus Viseur
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Jeannette
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2:06
Jeanette
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2:27
Flambée Montalbanaise
Gus Viseur
2:02
Gracieusette
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2:37

Biography

Active: 1930s-1940s
Country Of origin: France

The French accordion master Gus Viseur began performing on the streets of Paris in fairs and markets and eventually worked his way into the cabaret and nightclubs. During his influential career he ended up backing "the Sparrow" Edith Piaf and performing with the legendary Hot Club of France Quintet. He helped create the accordion-jazz style known as manouche. ~ Zac Johnson~ Rovi

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