Look up album B-138(a)


Album title: Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1
Album ID: B-138(a)
Publisher: Wendy Dreskin
Language: Yiddish/English
Provenance: Cassette Courtesy of Wendy Dreskin, Daughter of Martin Birenbaum, July 2011
Genre: Field Recording/Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Where Produced: USA
Number of Tracks: 14
Additional Notes: This album has not been catalogued at the title or track level.
Penn Library Link: to be catalogued

Contents:


Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Introductory Remarks
Genre: Spoken Word/Field Recording
Subject: Martin Birnbaum
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36630
Vocal Unknown Speaker
First line: Ikh vil aykh betn farnemen di erter, es iz faran a tsol pletser do, there are..
First line (Yiddish):איך וויל אײַך בעטן פֿאַרנעמען די ערטער, עס איז פֿאָראָן אַ צאָל פּלעצער דאָ,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 12:56

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Mayn Rue Plats -- מײַן רוע פּלאַץ
Author: Rosenfeld, Morris -- ראָזענפֿעלד, מאָריס
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk/Labor
Subject: Factory/Sweatshop
Song Comment: Eng Translat from Forward - Ephemra 537
Origin: ML MTAG 150/Alb Y-007(a)/Levin N 75/Belarsky 217/CD B-086(a)/Vinkov 4 33
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)/CD B-086(a)/CD L-049(a)/Alb Y-007(a)/Alb L-004(a)/Levin N 75
Translation: CD L-054(a)/Alb L-004(a)/Alb Y-007(a)/Alb A-036(a)/Alb K-029(e)/Vinkov 4 33/Ep
Music: ML MTAG 150/Levin N 75/Belarsky 034/Alb Y-007(a)/Vinkov 4 33
Additional song notes: My Resting Place / English Adaption Ephemra 537
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36638
Vocal Goldberg, Susan -- גאָלדבערג, סוזען
Vocal Schlosser, Peter -- שלאָסער, פּיטער
First line: Nit zukh mikh, vu di mirtn grinen! Gefinst mikh dortn nit, mayn shatz,
First line (Yiddish):ניט זוך מיך, װוּ די מירטן גרינען! געפֿינסט מיך דאָרטן ניט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Duet
Length: 3:05

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Songs in Perspective
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Martin Birbaum/Mani Leyb/Morris Rosenfeld/ Martin As Teacher
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36639
First line: The purpose of this..provides an anthology, but really to give us a sense of...
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:51

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Tevye Levine -- טביה לעווין
Author: Levine, Tevye -- לעווין, טביה
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Common Experiences/Teachers/Secular Schools/Students
Additional song notes: Friend and Colleague
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36640
First line: Ikh vel nit leynen keyn lider. Ikh vel redn vi a fraynd, a perzendlikher…
First line (Yiddish):איך וועל ניט ליינען קײַן לידער. איך וועל רעדן ווי אַ פֿרײַנד, אַ פּערזענדליכער...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 4:49

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Kh'hob Lib Amol -- כ'האָב ליב אָמאָל
Author: Birnbaum, Martin -- ביררנבוים, מאַרטין
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: World Above/World Below/Complementary
Origin: LVL 95
Additional song notes: I Once Loved
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36641
Vocal Stefini, Peter -- סטעפֿעני, פיטער
First line: Kh'hob lib amol dem roysh fun ibertraybn; fun shagalish flien iber dekher...
First line:כ'האָב ליב אַמאָל דעם רויש פֿון איבערטרײַבן, פֿון שאַגאַליש פֿליען איבער דעכער...
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:35

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Ikh Hob A Gelibter -- איך האָב אַ געליבטער
Author: Birnbaum, Martin -- ביררנבוים, מאַרטין
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Yiddish/Constant Gift/Being/Identity/Consolation/
Origin: LFHUN 20
Additional song notes: I have A Lover
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36642
First line: Ikh hob a gelibte shoyn lang, zeyer lang! Git zi mir yedn tog a geshank.
First line (Yiddish):איך האָב אַ געליבטע שוין לאַנג, זייער לאַנג! גיט זי מיר יעדן טאָג אַ געשאַנק.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 3:25

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / About Ikh Hob a Gelibter
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36643
Vocal Unknown Speaker
First line: From an...of love, sensuous, and not until the end do we find out that it is a.
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:35

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Shnayt A Shif... -- שנײַט אַ שיף אויף די כוואַליעס
Author: Birnbaum, Martin -- ביררנבוים, מאַרטין
Genre: Literary origin / Field Recording
Subject: Ship/Waves/Storm
Additional song notes: Shnayt a Shif Zikh Oyf Di Qvalies A Boat Cuts Through the Waves
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36636
Vocal Goldberg, Susan -- גאָלדבערג, סוזען
Vocal Schlosser, Peter -- שלאָסער, פּיטער
Vocal Schlosser, Peter -- שלאָסער, פּיטער
Vocal Goldberg, Susan -- גאָלדבערג, סוזען
First line: Shnayt a shif zikh oyf di kvalies, un di kvalies shtygn hoykh, un es.. mit di…
First line (Yiddish):שנײַנט אַ שיף אויף די כוואַליעס, און די כוואַליעס שטײַגן הויך, און עס מיט די..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Duet
Length: 3:01

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Lulinke Lu Lu -- לולינקע לו לו
Author: Leyb, Mani -- לײב, מאַני
Genre: Literary origin / Field Recording / Lullaby
Additional song notes: Words not audible
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36637
Vocal Goldberg, Susan -- גאָלדבערג, סוזען
Vocal Schlosser, Peter -- שלאָסער, פּיטער
First line: (Words Inaudible)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Duet
Length: 2:03

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / The Old Poet
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Poet/Aches/Creativity/Lonliness/
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36635
Vocal Levine, Sonia Lerner -- לעווײַן, סאָניע לערנער
English Adaptation Barlas, Ruth -- באַרלאַס, רותּ
First line: His walk, no longer hurried is weighted with pain, too often now there sounds...
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:23

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Ven Ikh Vel Shoyn Zayn -- ווען איך וועל שוין זײַן
Author: Birnbaum, Martin -- ביררנבוים, מאַרטין
Genre: Literary Origin / Spoken Word
Subject: Death/Non Existence/Unity With Nature/Continuity With Poetry
Origin: LVL 48
Additional song notes: When I Am No Longer
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36631
Spoken Word Piskovitsh, Sonia -- פיסקאָוויטסש, סאָניע
First line: Ven Ikh vel shoyn zayn, a grezl, a volkn-pintl, a bletl -- ven ikh alts zikh...
First line (Yiddish):ווען איך וועל שוין זײַן אַ גרעזל, אַ וואָלקן־פּינטל, אַ בלעטל--ווען איך אַלץ..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:35

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Poem Without Title
Author: Glotkin, Chaim -- גלאָטקין, חײַם
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36632
Vocal Glotkin, Chaim -- גלאָטקין, חײַם
First line: Es hot mayn zunekeyt farloshn un er untern brut (?) mayn otem farsloshn...
First line (Yiddish):עס האָט מײַן זונעקייט פֿאַרלאָשן און ער אונטערן ברוט (?) מײַן אָטעם פֿאַרלאָשן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:30

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Kaddish -- קדיש
Author: Glotkin, Chaim -- גלאָטקין, חײַם
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36633
Vocal Glotkin, Chaim -- גלאָטקין, חײַם
First line: Un fun mir in mayn zunekeyt zikh ikh fun a vund shpiel...shtekhn atsind..
First line (Yiddish):און פֿון מיר אין מײַן זונעקייט זיך איך פֿון אַ וווּנד שפֿיל...שטעכן אַצינד...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:17

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Dos Lid
Author: Birnbaum, Martin -- ביררנבוים, מאַרטין
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording / English
Subject: Poem/Smile/Gold/Mother/Flood/Heart/Humanity
Origin: LFHUN 27
On album: B-138(a) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 1)
Track ID: 36634
Vocal/English Adaptation Levine, Sonia Lerner -- לעווײַן, סאָניע לערנער
First line: A poem is the smile of a drowsing child, a poem is heavens golden orb,
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:13

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