André Hornez

André Hornez (12 May 1905 – 9 March 1989) was a French lyricist and screenwriter.

Lyricist of Paul Misraki in the years 1930-1940 for which he writes many songs lyrics like Qu'est-ce qu'on attend pour être heureux ? (1937), André Hornez then became the lyricist of Henri Betti in the years 1940-1950 for which he wrote the lyrics to C'est si bon (1947) and Rien dans les mains, rien dans les poches which were sung by Yves Montand.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1905 (Lens), Died 1989 (Le Perreux-sur-Marne)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor PBVE-68351 10-in. 4/24/1932 Une heure près de toi Nathaniel Finston ; Jeanette MacDonald Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor PBVE-68352 10-in. 4/24/1932 Coeur contre coeur Nathaniel Finston ; Jeanette MacDonald Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor PBS-79314 10-in. 8/14/1934 The merry widow Jeanette MacDonald ; MGM Studio Orchestra ; Herbert Stothart Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor PBS-79326 10-in. 8/30/1934 Tonight will teach me to forget Jeanette MacDonald ; MGM Studio Orchestra ; Herbert Stothart Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor MBS-092771 10-in. before 4/17/1951 C'est si bon Luis Arcaraz Orquesta Instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CL8253 10-in. between 2/26/1946 and 12/18/1946 Destin Raymond Legrand ; Tino Rossi Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CL8332 10-in. 1949 Simple histoire Lucienne Boyer ; Raymond Legrand Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hornez, André," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113822.

Hornez, André. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113822.

"Hornez, André." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113822

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