FREUD AUDIOTHEK

Guilbert
Yvette Guilbert
BBC-Interview: Sigmund Freud (English/German)
Recorded 7.12.1938 in London

"I started my professional activity as a neurologist trying to bring relief to my neurotic patients..."

Real Audio (362K), MP3 (2.2MB)
Wav: Low res. (1MB) – High res. (5.9MB)
German excerpt

"Im Alter von 82Jahren verließ ich infolge der deutschen Invasion mein Heim in Wien..."

Real Audio (69K), MP3 (416K)
Wav: Low res. (139K) – High res. (1MB)
"La Soularde"
Yvette Guilbert in Vienna 1929

Sigmund Freud admired Guilbert's chanson perfomance. This song is about a drunken old woman, staggering along the street pursued by dogs and urchins who make fun of her. He said that the audience would shudder before the image she presented

The whole song: Real Audio (289K), MP3 (1.7MB)
Wav: Low res. (4.6MB), High res. (6.4MB)

26" part: Low res. (150K)