Look up album C-060(a)


Album title: Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור
Album ID: C-060(a)
Format: Audio CD
Publisher: Yung Yiddish & Israel Music ICD 5147
Date of Issuance: 2005
Language: Yiddish
Provenance: Gift of Robert & Molly Freedman, Purchase 2006. Tower Records, Philadelphia
Genre: Folk/Literary Origin/Compilation/Fusion
Where Produced: Tel Aviv, Israel
Number of Tracks: 11

Contents:


Title: Vayter -- ווײַטער
Composer: Cahan, Mendy
Composer: Segal, Yankele
Genre: Medley
Additional song notes: Recorded under the Title "Go On". Opens with the davening of selection from High Holidays Prayer Book. See Album C-060(a). The next song is "Eybik" by Leyik, then an adaptation of Perets' "Mayn Nisht Di Velt Iz A Kretshme.
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41807
Bass Guitar/Keyboards/Tar/Arramgements Segal, Yankele
Drums Fried, Oren
Dijereedoo Kunesh, Dirk
Electric Guitar Ofer, Ben-Zion
Trumpet Kazas, Shmulik
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Language: Hebrew/Yiddish
Style: PrayerConcert/Recitive
Length: 5:31

Title: Sha Shtil! -- שאַ שטיל!
Genre: Anti-Khasidic/Humorous/Folk/Satire
Subject: Rebe/Khasidim/Dance/Sing/Activities
Origin: Vinkov 3 100/Alb L-022(a)/ML PYS 144/Alb B-007(b)/Alb B-036(a)/C-060(a)
Transliteration: Alb B-036(a)/Silverman YSB 96/Alb S-083(a)/Alb G-005(c)/Alb M-049(a)
Translation: Alb M-049(a)/Alb S-068(b)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Silver 96/C-060(a)
Music: Vinkov 3 100/Kremer 40/Silver 96/ML PYS 144/
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41834
Vocal Cahan, Mendy
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Dijeredo Kunesh, Dirk
Artist: Ofer, Ben-Zion
Bass Guitar/Keyboard/Arranger Segal, Yankele
Oud Campino, Amano
Violin Nimer, Inhab
Percussion Agababayev, Rusian
First line: Sha! Shtil! Makht nisht keyn gerider! Der rebe geyt shoyn tantsn vider
First line (Yiddish):שאַ! שטיל! מאַכט נישט קײן גערידער! דער רבּי גײט שױן טאַנצן װידער
Language: Yiddish
Style: Turkish/Middle Eastern/Arabic
Length: 5:23

Title: Lomir Zhe Zingen (Yiddish Express) -- לאָמיר זשע זינגען (ייִדיש עקספרעס)
Genre: Literary Origin/
Subject: Poetry/The Familiar/Beggers/Mothers/Maidservants/Warmth/Cold
Origin: C-060(a)/Manger (Intro)/Manger Illust/ Sh Sh 441/Alb/C-060(a)
Translation: Manger (Intro)/Manger Illust/ Sh Sh 441/Alb/C-060(a)
Additional song notes: Let Us Sing
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41835
Vocal Cahan, Mendy
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Dijeredo Kunesh, Dirk
Bass Guitar/Keyboard/Arranger Segal, Yankele
Oud Campino, Amano
Violin Nimer, Inhab
Percussion Agababayev, Rusian
First line: Lomir zhe zingen, poshet un prost, fun alts, vos iz heymish lib un tayer
First line (Yiddish):לאָמיר זשה זינגען, פּשוט און פּראָסט, פֿון אַלץ, װאָס איז הײמיש...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Celtic
Length: 4:13

Title: Di Sapozhkelekh -- די סאַפּאָזקעלעך
Also known as: Sapozhkelekh
Genre: Folk/Love
Subject: Love/Straw Boots/Sacrifice/Relationship
Origin: Alb R-034(c)/Alb R-034(c)/Alb K-051(b)CD M-066(a)ML SOG 30/C-060(a)
Transliteration: Alb C-035(e)/Alb K-051(b)/Alb K-029(f)/Alb R-034(c)/Alb K-30(d)/ML SOG 30
Translation: Alb K-029(f)/Alb K-042(b)//Alb F-036(a)/Alb L-038(a)/CD M-066(a)ML SOG 30
Music: ML SOG 30
Additional song notes: The Boots/ See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. (A Klomke On A Tir)

Related information in folder 738:On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41803
Bass & Acoustic Guitars/Arranger Segal, Yankele
Vocal Cahan, Mendy
Trumpet Kunesh, Dirk
Violin Mader, Adam
Cumbus Campino, Amano
Accordion Eliav, Boris
Classical Guitar Ben-Zion, Ofer
Drums/Percussion Fried, Oren
Chimes Daa'bul, Moshe
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Vocal Svidensky, Esti
First line: Farkoyfn di saposhkelekh un forn af droshkelekh abi mit dir in eynem tsu zayn.
First line (Yiddish):פֿאַרקױפֿן די סאַפּאָשקעלעך און פֿאָרן אױף די דראָשקעלעך, אַבי מיט דיר אין ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Klezmer/Hora/Concert/Duet
Length: 4:28

Title: Vu Bistu Geven ? -- װוּ ביסטו געװען ?
Also known as: Prohibition Bulgar
Also known as: Vu Bistu Geven Far Prohibition
Author: Segalovitsh, Zusman -- סעגאַלאָװיטש, זוסמאַן
Genre: Folk/Lament
Subject: Love/Aging/Separation/Dowry/Regret
Song Comment: Same melody as "Motl Der Oprator"
Origin: Vinkov 1 47/CD M-066(a)/Alb C-060(a)
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 47/Alb 013(a)/RSN MX 9/KlezKamp 94
Translation: Vinkov 1 47/Alb 013(a)/CD K-081(a)CD M-066(a)/RSN MX 9/KlezKamp 94
Music: Vinkov 1 47
Additional song notes: Segalovitsh credited with lyrics on CD Z-011(f) but Khana Mlotek in ML SOG 47 indicates that the song was "collected" from Segalovitsh.

Related information in folder 524:On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41804
Classical Guitar Ben-Zion, Ofer
Vocal Cahan, Mendy
Cumbus Campino, Amano
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Trumpet Kunesh, Dirk
Violin/Mandolin Mader, Adam
Bass /Arranger Segal, Yankele
Percussion Agababa, Avi -- אגבבה, אבי
Acoustic Guitar Ben-Ari, Aharoni
First line: Vu bistu geven ven yugnt iz geven, dos lebn is geven tsukerzis, haynt bistu do,
First line (Yiddish):װוּ ביסטו געװען װען יוגנט איז געװען, דאָס לעבן טיז געווען צוקערזיס, הײַנט ביסטו..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Greek/Concert
Length: 5:08

Title: Summertime
Also known as: Zumertsayt
Author: Gershwin, Ira
Author: Cahan, Mendy
Composer: Gershwin, George
Composer: Gershwin, George
Genre: Opera/Lullaby
Subject: Summer/Seaon/Father/Mother
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41805
Vocal/Yiddish Adaption Cahan, Mendy
Bass Guitar Segal, Yankele
Drums Fried, Oren
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
First line: Zumertsayt, sara lebn, a mekhaye, katshkelekh shvimen, un a royte zun fargeyt,
First line (Yiddish):זומערצײַט, סאַראַ לעבן, קאַטשקעלעך שווימען, און אַ רויטע זון פֿאַרגייט, דײַן טאַט
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Jazz/Fusion
Length: 3:57

Title: Vaylu -- װײַלו
Also known as: Shpil Mir Tsigayaner
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Gypsy/Poverty/Wandering/Mother/Sorrow/Song
Origin: ML PYS 190/Alb B-211(a)
Transliteration: ML PYS 190/Alb B-211(a)
Translation: T-015(a)/Alb B-211(a)
Music: ML PYS 191
Additional song notes: Play (Perform Ffor Me Gypsy Masha Benya Mats also credited (aithor? Composer?) on Alb B-211(a)
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41806
Classical Guitar Ben-Zion, Ofer
Vocal Cahan, Mendy
Oud Campino, Amano
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Violin Mader, Adam
Bass & Acoustic Guitars/Bouzouki/Arranger Segal, Yankele
Percussion Agababa, Avi -- אגבבה, אבי
First line: Shpil mir, tsigayner, shpil mir a lid, shpil mir un shpil mir un vet gornit mid.
First line (Yiddish):שפיל מיר ציגײַנער שפּיל מיר אָ ליד שפּיל מיר און שפּיל מיר און ווער גאָרניט מי
Language: Yiddish
Style: Serenade/Concert
Length: 4:51

Title: Kh'hob Zikh Yorn Gevalgert -- כ'האָב זיך יאָרן געװאַלגערט
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Wanderer/Alienation/Home/Israel/Dust/Poverty/Self/Identity
Origin: Manger 486/Vinkov 7 170/Sh Sh 423/Alb C-060((a)
Transliteration: Vinkov 7 170
Translation: Jaffe 42/Penguin YID 590/Vinkov 7 172/Sh Sh 420/Alb C-060((a)
Additional song notes: I Wandered For Years From "Sonatn Far Mayn Bruder Nete" (Sonnets For My Brother Nete)
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41808
Bass Guitar/Arramgements Segal, Yankele
Classical Guitar Ofer, Ben-Zion
Vocal/Trumpet Cahan, Mendy
Violin/Mandolin Kunesh, Dirk
Classical Guitar Mader, Adam
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
First line: Kh'hob zikh yorn gevalgert in der fremd, itst for ikh zikh valgern in der heym,
First line (Yiddish):כ'האָב זיך יאָרן געװאַלגערט אין דער פֿרעמד, איצט פֿאָר איך זיך וואַלגערן אין
Language: Yiddish
Style: Recicitive/Concert/Tango
Length: 4:06

Title: Yiddish Fever -- ייִדיש פֿיבער
Author: Colley, Eddie
Author: Davenport, John
Composer: Colley, Eddie
Composer: Davenport, John
Genre: Pop
Subject: Fever/Desire/Love/Adam/Eve/Bathsheba/Psalms/Paradise
Origin: Alb C-060(a)
Translation: Alb C-060((a) [Yiddish Adaptation]
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41810
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Drums Fried, Oren
Bass/Arrangement Segal, Yankele
Trumpet Kunesh, Dirk
Vocal/Yiddish Adaptation Cahan, Mendy
Electrical Guitar Ahroni, Ben Arie
First line: Ven ikh kuk in dayne oygn mayn harts-bum bum- geyt a klap, mayne makshoves a……
First line (Yiddish):ווען איך קוק אין דײַנע אויגן מײַן האַרץ-בום בום-גיט אַ קלאַפ,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 4:16

Title: Ikh Vil Zikh Shpiln -- איך װיל זיך שפּילן
Author: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Composer: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Genre: Theater/Pop/Double Entendre/Humorous
Subject: Father/Opposition/Sin/Play
Origin: Moskow SM 36/SM 1310
Transliteration: Moskow SM 36/SM 1310
Music: Moskow SM 36/SM 1310
Additional song notes: I Want To Play
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41811
Bass Guitar/Keyboard/Arrangement Segal, Yankele
Acoustic Guitar Ofer, Ben-Zion
Trumpet Kazas, Shmulik
Vocal Cahan, Mendy
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Percussion Agababa, Avi -- אגבבה, אבי
Latin Percussion Liberty, Yuval
First line: A rebi redn akegn, zet ir, ot dos hob ikh faynt, mayn rebi zogt az shpiln iz a..
First line (Yiddish):אַ רבּי רעדן אַקעגן, זעט אַיר, אָט דאָס האָב איך פֿײַנט, מײַן רבּי...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Latin/Pop
Length: 3:49

Title: Leyg Dayn Kop Af Mayne Kni (Levin, Video) -- לײג דײַן קאָפּ אױף מײַנע קני (לעווין, ווידיאָ)
Author: Leivick, Halper -- לײװיק, האַלפּער
Composer: Levin, Leibu -- לעװין, לײבו
Genre: Literary Origin/Lullaby
Subject: Comfort/Adults/Fear
Origin: CD G-070(a)/ML SOG 197/Levin L WM 122/Alb L-044(c)
Transliteration: CD M-062(a)/CD G-070(a)/CD A-005(e)/Levin L WM 122/Alb L-044(c)/ Ephemera 1458
Translation: CD M-062(a)/Alb T-015(c)/CD A-005(e)/ML SOG 197/Levin L WM 122/Ephemera 1468
Additional song notes: Put Your Head On My Knee See article by Ruth Levin in Ephema foldder #580 establishing Leibu Levin as the composer.
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41812
Tar/Arrangement Segal, Yankele
Vocal Cahan, Mendy
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Keyboard/Arrangement Bar-Giora, Yonatan
First line: Leyg dayn kop oyf manye kni, gut azoy tsu lign, kleyne kinder shlofn aleyn,
First line (Yiddish):לײג דײַן קאָפּ אויף מײַנע קני, גוט אַזױ צו ליגן, קינדער שלאָפֿן אַליין,…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Tenderly
Length: 2:02

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