#VIDEO: A SONG BY JACQEUS BREL – performed by German singer Hildegard Meier

German singer and musician Hildegard Meier performing “Mathilde” by Belgium singer Jacques Brel. Together with “Marieke” and “Madeleine”, one of the three songs of the concert named after a woman.

Jacques Romain Georges Brel (8 April 1929 – 9 October 1978) was a Belgian singer and songwriter. His songs generated a large, devoted following – especially in Belgium and France. He was considered a master of the modern chanson.