Music in the sixties

Famous musicians - A2/B1
General information - A2/B1
Listening - A2/B1



Famous musicians

Niveau A2/B1









The Beatles

Everything you want to know about the group:


Who were The Beatles:


John Lennon:

Ringo Starr:

Paul McCartney:

George Harrison:

Bob Dylan

The Rolling Stones & The Beach boys

General Information

Niveau A2/B1






Niveau A2 / B1






 General information on the sixties

Very complete info about the 1955-1964 period

A short history of pop and R&R music in the sixties


Songs to listen to:

Music in the UK

Listen to radio 2 live, or use links to BBC shows, and documentaries…(daily update)

The Concise Beatles Complete (pour les musiciens) Wise publications London NY Sydney Cologne 1982

The Guinness book of British hit singles no.4 Tim Rice, Paul Gambucinni & Mike Read GRRR Books Ltd and Guinness Superlatives Ltd 1983

Le Peuple du Blues - Blues People Le roi Jones, Folio 1963

The Beatles Alain Dister Alison Michel rock folk Paris 1972