D’argent à une aigle de gueules, au vol abaissé, membrée, becquée et couronnée d’or, empiétant une montagne de trois coupeaux de sable issant d’une mer d’azur mouvant de la pointe et ondée d’argent.

Site map

The circumstances
The dances
The instruments
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune
MIDI music!
The composers
The movies



mail to Write us
About fife from Nice - The musical traditions from County of Nice (MTCN)Traditional music from County of Nice (France)
biography Eugène Emanuel dins A lou fifre nissart - Li tradicioun musicali de la countéa de Nissa (MTCN)   biography Eugène Emanuel dans Au fifre niçois - Les traditions musicales du comté de Nice (MTCN)  Other langages
Print biography Eugène Emanuel Print this page
Send biography Eugène Emanuel Send this page to a friend
Generate PDF biography Eugène Emanuel Generate a PDF file
Follow biography Eugène Emanuel on Facebook  Follow biography Eugène Emanuel on Twitter
Search    within the “MTCN” site  
 You are here: Home > The composers > biography Eugène Emanuel. Saturday August 15th 2020, Saint Mary (Assumption, VJ Day). 

Eugène Emanuel
(Nice, 28 décembre 1817 - Nice, 23 avril 1880)

Notary, clerk, author, poet, songwriter.

Eugène Emanuel

Born of ancestors originating from Carpentras, and making their home in Nice on 18th century, Eugène, Joseph, Innocent Emanuel was studying in the Jesuits’ private school. Appointed notary on 1853, he preferred to make his career in judicial chancelleries, and was Clerk of the Court in Villars, Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée, Contes, before to be appointed in Nice. After the annexation on 1860, Eugène Emanuel opted for the Italian nationality and went to Oneille, then Modene and at last Genoa where he ended his career.

About fifteen of Eugène Emanuel’s poems were gathered by his son Victor (1) and publicated on 1884 under the title Canson Niçardi d’Eugène Emanuel (“Eugène Emanuel’s songs from Nice”).

Authority control VIAF 159 855 515

List of songs written by Eugène Emanuel

 Lyrics for this traditional folksong Lou Bal dòu Plan (The Dance of Le Plan-de-Contes).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong La Boutilla (The Bottle).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong Lou Brandi dòu vilage (The Brandi of the Village).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong Lou Cant de l’ouvrié nissart (The Song of the workman from Nice).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong La Chavana (The Shower).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong Lou Fantàume Pelegrin (The Ghost Pellegrin), in Li Canson niçardi, édition Imprimerie moderne, Nice, 1884.
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong L’Iver (Winter).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong La Miéu Bella Nissa (My fair Nice), mai 1848.
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong La Pesca (The Fishing).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong Lu Revenan (The Ghosts).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong La Saumeta endemoniada (The boisterous she-ass).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong La Tourta cauda (The Warm Pie).
 Lyrics for this traditional folksong Lou Tràu (The Hole).

1. Victor Emanuel (Oneille, Italy, 1862 - Nice, 1913 december 11th) was a key figure in local news papers, by contributing for instance to the Armanac niçart (Almanac of Nice) founded by Jules Eynaudi, or being the editor of Nice historique (2).

2. Nice historique: review founded on 1898 by professor Henri Sappia (Touët-de-l’Escarène, 17 avril 1833 - 1906), that will become the Acadèmia nissarda (Learned Society of Nice) official organ, when created on 1904.

Back composers page - Top

© 2001-2020 Jean-Gabriel Maurandi.

traditional musics county Nice, fife

Follow « MTCN » Follow biography Eugène Emanuel on Facebook Follow biography Eugène Emanuel on Twitter Share « MTCN »
     Bookmark & share : biography Eugène Emanuel
 To have direct access to “MTCN” site:  - add the biography Eugène Emanuel button to your Google Toolbar
 - add to favorites

If you found this page interesting, consider linking to it. Simply copy and paste the code below into your web site (Ctrl+C to copy). It will look like this:
biography Eugène Emanuel

3 visitors

 biography Eugène Emanuel, with PHP  Valid HTML 4.01 for biography Eugène Emanuel!  Valid CSS for biography Eugène Emanuel!  biography Eugène Emanuel, with Firefox   Web site by jean gabriel maurandi, creation sites internet of music  
 biography Eugène Emanuel  This website respects the copyright. Proposed titles are now out of copyright. Their realization is by means of scheduling in MIDI files and not by means of orignal music; they are not performed nor produced by the artists. Copyright of the works still protected, reproduced on this website with permission of their composer, is reserved. Except authorization, any use of the totality of the multimedia material handed over on the “MTCN” website other than individual and private reproduction and consultation is forbidden.
No animals were harmed during design of this web site. However, I did eat meat several times for lunch.