Updated: Jun 10, 2019
The original French sheet music that resulted in the development of the Vintage Music Shop Database was founded in the village Chambonchard (department Creuse) in France. In the cellar of an old house acquired by a Dutch family (France is very beloved by the Dutch) they found a collection of partitions for Dance Orchestra, Bal-Musette, French Chansons and a lot of personal belongings that referred to a rich musical tradition.
However, it also referred to the tragedy of the Great War with the loss of many family members like 'Arthur Roux'.
To get a feeling for this era I recommend you to read the intriguing family story below.
With the use of Google Translate you can read it in your own language.
Search and filter for sheet music pdf content of The Great War.