e-French Music/Podcasts

e-French Music/Podcasts

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Listen to French from home with our recommendations of music, songs and podcasts by French and Francophone artists.

Relax, dance, learn new things, enjoy the range of different sounds and voices...

We will be regularly updating this page! For more updates and to share your recommendations and comments, we look forward to seeing you on Facebook too.

Festival d’Aix-en-Provence

Spend a magical evening at Aix-en-Provence Opera Festival thanks to Arte Concert, with pre-recorded performances available for free on their website. Discover or rediscover masterpieces by Strauss or Stravinski, directed and performed by the very best contemporary opera artists.

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Podcasts: Binge Audio

This group of talented young French podcasters gather groundbreaking creators and discuss new and emerging ideas in contemporary French society.

Expect fascinating interviews and discussions about various subjects, ranging from meaningful true stories (’A la recherche de Jeanne’) to fun, informal interviews (’A bientôt de te revoir’) or crucial societal debate (’Kiffe ta race’).

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Lyrics training

Learn French through the music and lyrics of your favourite French songs! This karaoke and lyrics learning website or app means that you can now learn French and get a few of your exercise minutes in at the same time..

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Arte Radio: ’Dalida et moi’

In this podcast series of about 15 to 17 minutes each, the Arte Radio reporter Léa Veinstein explores the secrets and tragedies that punctuated the life of Egyptian born disco queen Dalida. You’ll want to turn your living room into a disco dancefloor after this!

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France Inter: radio, playlists and podcasts

  • Les Playlists, ranging in style from jazz to contemporary chanson française or hip-hop, and get to know lots of contemporary French music!
  • Boomerang, where talented journalist Augustin Trapenard interviews French personalities, from famous singers and actors to philosophers, celebrated cooks and writers. Enjoy half an hour of laughter, conversations, smart questions and great answers!
  • Les Odyssées, a series of podcasts for young people in easy-to-follow French, discussing interesting and original historical characters, from Marco Polo to Alexandre Jacob, a burglar for justice!
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Opéra de Paris

In April, you can watch shows by the world-renowned Opéra de Paris online for free!
Step into beautiful productions, showcasing France’s best and most famous dancers and musicians.
Rossini’s Barber of Seville and all of Tchaikovski’s Symphonies are already available.
Bizet’s Carmen , Offenbach’s Tales of Hoffman and more to come...

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