C'est la vie | Nov 4, 2012 | 27:30

Improvising en français

Toronto Jazz vocalist Emilie-Claire Barlow is not a francophone. Yet she sells more CDs in Quebec than anywhere else in Canada. Now she has recorded an album entirely in French.

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