Look up album B-069(a)


Album title: Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age
Album ID: B-069(a)
Publisher: Berk 1294 (Cassette)

Contents:


Title: Ovnt Lid (Hacken) -- אָװנט ליד (האַקען)
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Evening/Nature/Piety/Poetry/Regrets/Wine
Origin: Manger Illust/Man Roz 253/Alb A-001(l)/Alb K-095(a)
Transliteration: Hacken 1 46/Alb A-001(l)/Alb K-095(a)
Translation: Album B-069(a)/Alb A-001(l)/Alb K-095(a)
Music: Hacken 1 46
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23604
Vocal Berk, Phyllis
Arranger/Clarinet Leshaw, Howard, arr
First line: Quiet evening, darkening gold, I sip a wine tonight,
First line:שטילער אָװנט, טונקל גאָלד, איך זיץ בײַם גלעזל װײַן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: A Meydl In Di Yorn -- אַ מײדל אין די יאַרן
Genre: Lament/Love
Subject: Aging/Dowry/Pedigree/Yikhes/Nadn/
Origin: ML SOG 24/Bugatch 111/Vinkov 1 4/Ber Fef 196/Alb B-090(x)
Transliteration: ML SOG 24/Bugatch 111/Vinkov 1 4/Alb B-090(x)
Translation: ML SOG 24/Vinkov 1 4/Alb Z-018(a)/Alb B-069(s)
Music: ML SOG 24/Bugatch 111/Vinkov 1 4
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23606
Vocal Berk, Phyllis
Arranger Leshaw, Howard, arr
First line: Ikh bin dokh shoyn a meydl in di yorn, vos hostu mir...
First line (Yiddish):איך בין ראָך שױן אַ מײדל אין די יאַרן, װאָס האָסטו מיר פֿאַרדרײט..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Mayn Mames Eydeml (Eng, Yid) -- מײַן מאַמעס אײדעמל (ענגליש, ייִדיש)
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23607
Author/Composer Nichols A. & N. Holiner
Vocal Berk, Phyllis
Arranger Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
First line: You don't have to have a hanker, to be a broker or a banker,
First line:דאַרף זיך ניט קלערן און זיך שװערן, אַ רײַכער פֿינאַנציר צו װערן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: You don't have to have a hanker to be a broker or a banker..

Title: In Der Finster (Landau) -- אין דער פֿינסטער (לאַנדױ)
Author: Landau, Zisha -- לאַנדוי זישע
Genre: Love/Literary Origin/Passion
Subject: Love/Darkness/Passion/Tenderness/Flexibility
Origin: Bugatch 119/Alb B-012(t)/ML SOG 56/Alb W-035(a)
Transliteration: ML SOG 56/Alb B-012(t)/Alb N-020(a)/Bugatch 119/CD L-054(a)/Alb W-035(a)
Translation: Alb N-020(a)/CD L-054(a)/Alb W-035(a)/C-035(e)
Music: Bugatch 119/ML SOG 56
Additional song notes: In The Darkness
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23609
Vocal Berk, Phyllis
Arranger Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
First line: In der finster - zenen dayne oygn shener, in der finster...
First line:אין דער פֿינסטער - זענען דײַנע אויגן שענער, אין דער פֿינסטער...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: In the darkness, your face is milder, milder,
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: Chanteuse

Title: A Rege -- אַ רגע
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23610
Author/Composer Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Vocal Berk, Phyllis
Arranger Leshaw, Howard, arr
First line: Ven du zolst keyn mol mer nisht zayn un ikh bin keyn mol...
First line:װען דו זאָלסט קײן מאָל מער נישט זײַן און איך בין קײן מאָל...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Introduced by "Goodbye" by Gordon Jenkins (Eng)

Title: Goodbye (Eng)
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23611
Author Jenkins, Gordon
Vocal Berk, Phyllis
Arranger Leshaw, Howard, arr
First line: I'll never forget how we promised one day, we'd love one...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Introduces "A Rege" by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman

Title: Eynzam -- אײנזאַם
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Lonliness/Alienation/Mice/Drunkeness/Wine/Tavern
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/ML MTAG 162/Manger 183/R-024(d)/W-035(a)/Sh Sh 419
Transliteration: Alb L-001(a)/ML MTAG 162/R-07(f)4/R-024(d)/Alb S-098(b)/W-035(a)
Translation: Leftwich GP 569/R-07(f)4/B-069(a)/R-024(d)/Alb S-098(b)/W-035(a)/Sh Sh 418
Music: ML MTAG 163/Manger Roz 324/
Additional song notes: Lonely Addtl translation by Ruth Whitman in PJ5191.E3 W5
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23612
Vocal Berk, Phyllis
Arranger Leshaw, Howard, arr
First line: Keyner veyst nit vos ikh zog, keyner veyst nit vos ikh vil,
First line (Yiddish):קײנער װײסט ניט װאָס איך זאָג, קײנער װײסט ניט װאָס איך װיל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues

Title: Nor A Mame -- נאָר אַ מאַמע
Author: Einhorn, Dovid -- אײנהאָרן, דוד
Composer: Glatshteyn, Yisroel -- גלאַטשטײן, ישׂראל
Genre: Folk/Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Mother/Unique/Child/Cradle
Origin: ML SOG 6/ML PYP 251/Alb J-020(b)/Gelb GB 30/ Sh Sh 251/Ephemera 918/
Transliteration: ML SOG 6/Vinkov 1 125/Alb J-020(b)/Ephemera 918/Alb B-211(a)
Translation: ML SOG 6/Vinkov 1 125/Alb J-020(b)/Sh Sh 250/Ephemera 918/Alb B-211(a)
Music: ML SOG 6/Vinkov 1 125Vinkov 1 125/Gelb GB 30
Additional song notes: Only A Mother Translit also in Alb b-211(a)
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23613
Artist Berk, Phyllis
First line: Alie-lulie, alie-lulie, shlof, mayn tayere, in ru,
First line:אַליע-ליולע, אַליע-ליולע-- שלאָף, מײַן טײַערע, אין רו,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Introduces "Lullabye" by Mercer & Arlen (Eng)

Title: Lullabye (Eng, Mercer)
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23614
Author Mercer, Johnny
Composer Arlen, Harold
Artist Berk, Phyllis
First line: It seems like yesterday, I heard the grown up laughter,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Introduced by "Nor A Mame"

Title: Mayn Mame Hot Gevolt...Khasene -- מײַן מאַמע האָט געװאָלט זײַן אױף מײַן...
Author: Bromberg, David -- בראָמבערג, דוד
Composer: Gorovets, Emil (Rakhmil) Iakovlevich -- גאָראָװעץ, עמיל
Genre: Literary Origin/Lament
Subject: Mother/Wedding/Loss
Additional song notes: My Mother Should Have Been At My Wedding
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23615
Vocal Berk, Phyllis
Arranger Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
First line: My mother longed to see the day when I was wed,
First line:מײַן מאַמע האָט געװאָלט זײַן אױף מײַן חתונה, אױ, טעג און נעכט...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English

Title: Lost In The Stars (Eng)
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23618
Author Anderson, M.
Composer Weill, Kurt
Artist Berk, Phyllis
Artist Berk, Phyllis
First line: Before Lord God made the sea and the land, he held all...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Mayn Alte Heym (Yid, Eng) -- מײַן אַלטע הײם (ייִדיש, ענגליש)
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23619
Vocal/English Adaptaton Berk, Phyllis
Arranger Leshaw, Howard, arr
First line: Zayt mir gezunt ikh bin mir shoyn greyt tsu forn…
First line:זײַט מיר געזונט, איך בין גרײט צו פֿאָרן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Phylis, Berk, Eng
Language: Yiddish/English

Title: Tikun Olam (Yid) -- תּיקון עוֹלם (ייִדיש)
On album: B-069(a) (Phyllis Berk Takes Yiddish Song Mainstream Coming of Age)
Track ID: 23620
Author/Composer Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
Artist Berk, Phyllis
Artist Bresnick, M. arr
First line: Tikun olam, der zeyde zogt, dos tuen yidn muzn tun,
First line:תּיקון עוֹלם, דער זײדע זאָגט, דאָס טוען ייִדן מוזן טון,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

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