Maria (extrait de 'West Side Story') Lyrics - Florent Pagny

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Release information
Release Date: 2004-11
Genre: Classical
Style: Opera
length: 2:45
lyricist: Stephen Sondheim
composer: Leonard Bernstein
The most beautiful sound I ever heard:
Maria, Maria, Maria, Maria.
All the beautiful sounds of the world in
a single world:
Maria, Maria, Maria, Maria, Maria, Maria.

Maria, I've just met a girl named Maria.
And suddenly that name will never be the same to me.
Maria! I've just kissed a girl named Maria,
and suddenly I've found how wonderful a
sound can be.
Maria! Say it loud and there's music
playing. Say it soft and it's almost
like praying.
Maria, I'll never stop saying Maria!

The most beautiful sound I ever heard:


Lyrics licensed by
CD 1
  • 1 Io le canto per te
  • 2 Nessun dorma (extrait de 'Turandot' de Puccini)
  • 3 Guide me home (feat. Patricia Petitbon)
  • 4 Volo di notte
  • 5 Finche' pace non avro'
  • 6 La donna e mobile (extrait de 'Rigoletto' de Verdi)
  • 7 Silenzio e pace
  • 8 Maria (extrait de 'West Side Story')
  • 9 E lucean le stelle (Extrait de 'La Tosca' de Puccini)
  • 10 The Day We Made God Cry
  • 11 Una nube blanca