Look up album B-138(b)


Album title: Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2
Album ID: B-138(b)
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: 11
Additional Notes: This album has not been catalogued at the title or track level.
Penn Library Link: to be catalogued

Contents:


Title: Birnbaum Memorial /Gotinu I Am Willing To Die
Author: Birnbaum, Martin -- ביררנבוים, מאַרטין
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording/Humorous
Subject: Death/No Appropriate Season/Summer/Winter/Fall/Spring
Additional song notes: Translation of one of Birnbaum's Poems: Title Not Accounced
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36651
Vocal Suhl, Yuri -- סול, יורי
First line: Gotinyu, I am willing to die, but not in the most beautiful season of the year,
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 4:10

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / I Yearn
Author: Birnbaum, Martin -- ביררנבוים, מאַרטין
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Child/Music/Memory/Life/Redemption
Additional song notes: Translations of one of Birnbaum's Poems/ Title not announced
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36652
Vocal Suhl, Yuri -- סול, יורי
First line: I yearn to recognise the..in the stream of tears and in a smile the purity of..
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 3:25

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Ruth Rubin / Remarks
Author: Rubin, Ruth -- רובין, רותּ
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36644
Vocal Rubin, Ruth -- רובין, רותּ
First line: Martin, dear friend, talented poet, wonderful teacher, vibrant person,...
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 3:50

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Guitare -- גיטאַרע
Genre: Folk/Love/Lament
Subject: Mother/Daughter/Courting/Rejection/Guitar
Origin: Album R-007(c)/Vinkov 1 10
Transliteration: Album R-007(c)/Vinkov 1 10
Translation: Album R-007(c)/Vinkov 1 10
Music: Vinkov 1 10
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36645
First line: Ikh zits un shpil mir oyf der guitare, un zing mir a lid...
First line (Yiddish):איך זיטס און שפּיל מיר אױף דער גיטאַרע, און זינג מיר אַ ליד...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 3:05

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Baym Opsheyd -- בײַם אָפּשייד
Genre: Literary origin / Field Recording
Subject: Parting/
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36646
First line: Ven endikn vestu dayn lange nesiye, un kumen besholom aheym, dertsayl dort...
First line (Yiddish):װען ענדיקן װעסטו דײַן לאַנגע נסיעה, און קומען בּשלום אַהײם,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 4:05

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / 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
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)
Music: ML MTAG 163/Manger Roz 324/
Additional song notes: Lonely
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36647
Vocal Rubin, Ruth -- רובין, רותּ
First line: Keyner veyst nisht vos ikh zog, keyner vos ikh vil,
First line (Yiddish):קײנער װײסט נישט װאָס איך זאָג, קײנער װאָס איך װיל,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 3:14

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Di Vor -- די וואָר
Author: Birnbaum, Martin -- ביררנבוים, מאַרטין
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Furrier/Occupation/Reverie/Imagination/Prisoner/Wander/Road
Additional song notes: The Truth
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36648
Vocal Goldberg, Dovid -- גאָלדבערג, דוד
First line: Nem bruder, zak un pak, un loz zikh iber shliakh, Vayl dakh farshtelt...
First line:נעם ברידער זאַק און פּאַק און נעם זיך איבערן שליאַך, ווײַל דאַך פֿאַרשטעלט...
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 4:09

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Gut Geven -- גוט געווען
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Sweatshop/Prisoner/Spring/Wasted Life/Love
Additional song notes: It Was Good
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36649
Vocal Goldberg, Dovid -- גאָלדבערג, דוד
First line: Itst vet friling hot zikh in mayn blut tsuzingen, manyien felder, stav mit...
First line:איצט וועט פֿרילינג האָט אין מײַן בלוט צוזינגען, מאַניען פֿעלדער, סטאַוו מיט...
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:53

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Uri Suhl Tape
Author: Suhl, Yuri -- סול, יורי
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Martin Birnbaum/Memory/Common Experiences/Friendship
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36650
Vocal/English Adaptation Suhl, Yuri -- סול, יורי
Vocal Unknown Speaker
First line: Yuri Suhl, Martin's nuenste khaver a gants lebn kon nit zayn do..
First line:יורי סוהל, מאַרטינס מוענצע חבֿר אַ גאַנץ לעבן קען מיט זײַן דאָ...
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 3:39

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Ven Iz A Dikhter Modern? -- ווען איז אַ דיכטער מאָדערן
Author: Birnbaum, Martin -- ביררנבוים, מאַרטין
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Poetry/Author/Relevance/Modernity/Definite/Critics
Origin: LVL 48
Additional song notes: When Is An Author Modern?
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36653
Vocal Fein, Yoni -- פֿײַן, יוני
First line: Ven iz a dikhter modern -- in plonter fun verter-vervarn? Ven men horkht un...
First line (Yiddish):ווען איז אַ דיכטער מאָדערן – אין פּלאָנטער פֿון ווערטער־ווערוואַרן? ווען מען...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 3:06

Title: Birnbaum Memorial / Remarks (An Appreciation)
Genre: Literary origin / Spoken Word / Field Recording
Subject: Martin Birnbaum/Poetry
On album: B-138(b) (Martin Birenbaum / Memorial Service / Disk 2)
Track ID: 36654
Vocal Unknown Speaker
First line: Martin, dear Martin, our Martin was a miracle poet, in a world of modern poetry,
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 7:30

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