"Ne me quitte pas" by Belgian singer/songwriter Jacques Brel is a great classic of French Variety. The song was composed by Jacques Brel and Gérard Jouannest and recorded by Brel in 1959. Rod McKuen wrote the English lyrics for the well-known adaptation – If You Go Away – which was recorded by numerous artists internationally including Dusty Springfield, Barbra Streisand, Cyndi Lauper... Since its release in 1959, "Ne me quitte pas" has been reprinted 3 times by Jacques Brel, including a Dutch version. like Céline Dion, Florent Pagny or Nana Mouskouri. Discover our music sheets available in different skill levels, with or without reading aids, to help you play this beautiful song. Whether you are a beginner or an accomplished pianist, you will find the sheet music best suited to your playing ability either for piano solo or piano accompaniment.