Look up album D-004(n)


Album title: Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto
Album ID: D-004(n)
Publisher: Da Vinci Records D 201
Liner Notes: Unclear xerox copy of album cover. Short essay in liner notes - dealing with Ghetto Songs of WWII. Text of the songs in - transliteration and translation with liner notes.
Language: Yiddish
Provenance: Gift of cassette archival copy of 33rpm album from anonymous donor
Genre: Holocaust
Where Produced: New York
Number of Tracks: 12

Contents:


Title: Unter Dayne Vayse Shtern (Brodno) -- תחת זעו כוכבי שמים / אונטער דײַנע װײַסע שטערן
Also known as: Takhat zi kukhvi shomayim
Also known as: Shema Koleynu
Author: Sutzkever, Avrom -- סוצקעװער, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Brudno, Avrom -- ברודנאָ, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Holocaust
Subject: Faith/Prayer
Song Comment: Introduced in Vilna ghetto theatre-"Di Yogenish in Fas"
Origin: Ephemera 1203/Kaczer 74/Alb V-001(a)/Alb D-004(g)/ML WAH 48/Alb N-026(a
Transliteration: Ephemera 1204/ML WAH 48/Alb M-049(a)/Alb M-049(a)/Alb Z-010(g)/D-004(n)
Translation: Alb Z-010(g)/Alb V-001(d) ML WAH 48/Alb G-040(a)/Alb M-049(a)/D-004(n)
Additional song notes: First sung by Zlote Kaczerginski at Litter Art Theatre of Vilna Ghetto Under Your White Stars./ Takhat Ziv Kokhvey Shamayim (Hebrew Adaptation) Hebrew Text in album notes for V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203 English Adaptation with Album Notes and Ephemera 1204
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28025
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Unter dayne vayse shtern, shtrek tsu mir dayn veyse hant, mayne verter zenen..
First line (Yiddish):אונטער דײַנע װײַסע שטערן, שטרעק צו מיר דײַן װײַסע האַנט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Mournful

Title: Di Litvishe Shtetele -- די ליטװישע שטעטעלע
Author: Jaffe, Joseph
Composer: Botwinik, David -- באָטװיניק, דוד
Genre: Memory
Subject: Shtetl/Lithuania/Place/Song/Dream/Praying/Learning/Singing
Origin: Belarsky 223/ Yiddsh Forward Apr 9,1996/Alb-062(a)/Botwinik 349
Transliteration: Alb D-004(n)/Alb-062(a)/Botwinik 349
Translation: Alb D-004(n)/Alb-062(a)/Botwinik 350
Music: Botwinik 352
Additional song notes: The Little Lithuanian Town Originally titled "Heymat"
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28026
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Ot her ikh vider, a heymishe lidele, ot ze ikh vider, dem erev, dem tsoym,
First line (Yiddish):אָט הער איך װידער, אַ הײמישע לידעלע, אָט זע איך װידער...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Mournful

Title: Zog Nit Keyn Mol -- זאָג ניט קײן מאָל
Also known as: Shir Hapartizanim
Also known as: Partisaner Lid
Also known as: Partisan Song
Also known as: Al Na Tomar
Also known as: Never Say
Author: Glik, Hirsh -- גליק, הירש (1922-1944)
Composer: Pokras, Dan -- פּאָקראַס, דאַן
Composer: Pokras, Dimitri -- פּאָקראַס, דימעטרי
Genre: World War II/Holocaust/Resistance
Subject: Survival/Resistance/Hope
Origin: Ephemera 1203/ Kaczer 3/ML WAH 94/Alb M-029(a)/Alb V-001(a)/Vinkov 4 65
Transliteration: ML WAH 94/Alb G-010(g)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb F-018(b)/Alb G-005(b)/Vinkov 4 65
Translation: Ephemera 1204/Alb G-006(b)/ML WAH 94/Alb S-083(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Vonkov IV 65
Music: ML WAH 94/Alb Z-012(a)/Rubin Voi 85/Vinkov 4 65/Kaczer 361
Additional song notes: Never Say Hebrew Adaptation with Album Notes V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28027
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Zog nit keyn mol az du geyst dem letstn veg. Khotch himlen bleyene farshteln..
First line (Yiddish):זאָג ניט קײן מאָל אַז דו גײסט דעם לעצטן װעג. כאָטש הימלען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Militant/March

Title: Rivkele Di Shabesdike -- רבֿקהלע די שבּתדיקע
Also known as: Rivkale Hashabatit
Also known as: Sabbath For Sweet Rivkele
Author: Kaplan, Peysakh -- קאַפּלאַן, פּסח
Composer: Kaplan, Peysakh -- קאַפּלאַן, פּסח
Genre: Holocaust/Historical
Subject: Husband/Sabbath/Workers/
Origin: Ephemera 1203/ML WAH 33/Alb D-004(g)/Alb V-001(c)/Alb V-001(b)/Vinkov 4 144
Transliteration: Alb D-004(n)/ML WAH 33/Alb G-006(b)/Alb Z-010(g)/Vinkov 4 144
Translation: Ephemera 1204//ML WAH 33/Alb G-006(b)/Vinkov 4 144
Music: ML WAH 33/Vinkov 4 144
Additional song notes: Wives in Bialostock ghetto whose husbands were taken in an "action" on a particular shabos referred to themselves "Shabosdike". Hebrew Text in album notes for V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28022
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Rivkele di shabesdike, arbet in farbrik. Dreyt a fodim tsu a fodim, flekht...
First line (Yiddish):רבֿקהלע די שבּתדיקע, אַרבעט אין פֿאַבריק. דרײט אַ פֿאָדים צו אַ...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Mournful

Title: Yugnt Himen -- יוגנט הימען
Also known as: Himnon Hanoar
Also known as: Youth Anthem
Author: Kaczerginski, Shmerke -- קאַטשערגינסקי, שמערקע
Composer: Rubin, Bayse -- רובין, בײַסע
Genre: Holocaust/March/Anthem
Subject: Youth/Hope/Militant/Future/Resistance
Origin: Ephemera 1203/Kaczer 325/Alb V-001(a)(b)(c)/Alb D-004(g)/Alb B-086(a)/
Transliteration: Alb D-004(n)/ML WAR 88/Alb B-086(a)/Alb F-032(a)/Alb Z-010(g)/Alb R-007(f)5
Translation: Ephemera 1204/Alb D-004(n)Alb R-07(f)5/Alb O-001(c)/Alb M-029/Kalisch 141/
Music: Kalisch 139/Vinkov 4 72/Kaczer 427
Additional song notes: "Hymn of Youth" - "Youth Anthem" Hebrew Adaptation with Album Notes V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28023
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Undzer lid iz ful mit troyer, dreyst uz undzer muntergang, khotsh der soyne...
First line (Yiddish):אונדזער ליד איז פֿול מיט טרױער, דרייסט איז אונדזער מונטער־גאַנג,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/March/Defiant

Title: Far Vos Iz Der Himl -- פֿאָר װאָס איז דער הימל
Author: Opsekin, Leyb -- אָפּעסקין, לײב
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Questions/Mood
Song Comment: Music based on a Soviet motiv
Origin: Kaczer 78/Alb V-001(a)/Alb D-004(g)
Transliteration: Alb D-004(n)/Alb W-001(a)/ML WAH 25/
Translation: Alb D-004(n)/Alb W-001(a)/Alb D-004(g)/ML WAH 28
Music: ML WAH 28/
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28024
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Far vos iz der himl geven nekhtn loyter, fun freyd hot gesheynt yeder gas...
First line (Yiddish):פֿאַר װאָס איז דער הימל געװען נעכטן לױטער, פֿון פֿרײד האָט...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Mournful

Title: Rokhele (Botwinik) -- רחלע (באָטװיניק)
Also known as: Rochele (Botwinik)
Author: Botwinik, David -- באָטװיניק, דוד
Composer: Botwinik, David -- באָטװיניק, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Literary Origin
Subject: Child/Murder/Loved/Family/Play/Friends/SS Barbarians
Origin: Alb D-004(g)/Alb W-062(a)\Botwinik 3
Transliteration: Alb D-004(n)/Alb W-062(a)\Botwinik 3
Translation: Alb D-004(g)/Alb D-004(n)/Alb W-062(a)\Botwinik 4
Music: Botwinik 5
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28016
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Rokhele a kleyinke, a vunder sheyne meydele. Zi'z alt in gantgsn dray a halb…
First line (Yiddish):רחלע אַ קלײנינקע, אַ װוּנדער שײנע מײדעלע, זי'ז אַלט אין גאַנצן…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Lament

Title: Yid Du Partizaner -- ייִד דו פּאַרטיזאַנער
Author: Kaczerginski, Shmerke -- קאַטשערגינסקי, שמערקע
Composer: Kaczerginski, Shmerke -- קאַטשערגינסקי, שמערקע
Genre: Holocaust/Resistance/Vilna Ghetto
Subject: Partisans/Survival/Resistance/Revenge/Mohican
Song Comment: Written under author's partisan alias "Voroshilov"
Origin: Kaczer 351/Alb D-004(g)
Transliteration: Alb C-035(c)/Alb B-007(o)/Kon 30 39/Alb D-004(n)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Alb V-001(d)/Alb D-004(g)/Alb D-004(n)/Alb B-007(o)
Music: Kon 30 38
Additional song notes: The Jewish Partisan/Liner notes with Alb D-004(n) - Written under author's partisan alias "Voroshilov" / Liner notes with Alb B-007(o) - Text dates from 1943 when author served with Voroshilov Brigade in Byelorussian forest of Narocz.
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28017
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Fun di getos tfise-vent -- in di velder freye, onshtot keytn oyf di hent...
First line (Yiddish):פֿון די געטאָס תּפֿיסה־װענט -- אין די װעלדער פֿרײע, אָנשטאָט קײטן..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/March/Militant

Title: Makh Tsu Di Eygelekh -- מאַך צו די אײגעלעך
Also known as: Got Hot Di Velt Farmakht
Author: Shpigl, Isaiah -- שפּיגל, ישעיה
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Lullaby/Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Child/Homeless/Fear/Destruction
Origin: Kaczer 92/Alb B-011(a)/Alb D-004(g)/ML WAH 052/Alb R34(i)
Transliteration: Flam B 147/Alb C-035(c)/Alb F-032(c)/ML WAH 52/Alb Z-010(g)/Duhl 219/B-095(b)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/ML WAH 52/Alb Z-010(g)/Alb B-011(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Duhl 212/Flam B
Music: ML WAH 52/Flam T 187
Additional song notes: First sung at the Culture House of the Lodz Ghetto, written after - the death of the author's daughter, Eva. Banned by the Jewish - Council because it spoke too openly of suffering and Nazi - terroris See Duhl Doctoral Thesis.
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28018
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Makh tsu di eygelekh, ot kumen feygelekh, un krayzn do arum, tskopens fun..
First line (Yiddish):מאַך צו די אײגעלעך, אָט קומען פֿײגעלעך, און קרײַזען דאָ אַרום,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Lament

Title: Shtiler Shtiler (Kaczerginski) -- שטילער שטילער (קאַטשערגינסקי)
Also known as: Ponar
Also known as: Ponar Lid
Also known as: Ponar Vig Lid
Also known as: Poner
Author: Kaczerginski, Shmerke -- קאַטשערגינסקי, שמערקע
Composer: Tamir, A. -- װאָלקאָװיסקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Holocaust/Place/Lullaby/ Vig Lid
Subject: Ponar/Hope
Origin: Ephemera 1203/Kaczer 88/Alb V-001(a)/Alb B-003(a)/Alb V-001(c)/Vinkov 4 84
Transliteration: ML WAH 46/Alb D-004(n)/Alb G-005(b)/Alb K-059(c)/Alb F-042(a)/Vinkov 4 84
Translation: Ephemera 1204/Alb-004(n)/ML WAH 46/Alb K-059(c)/Alb G-005(b)/Alb V-001(c)
Music: ML WAH 46/Vinkov 4 84
Additional song notes: Hebrew Text in album notes for V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203 Music contest organized by Jewish Council of Vilna Ghetto won by 11 year old.

Related information in folder 544:On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28019
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Shtiler, shtiler, lomir shvaygn, kvorim vaksn do. S'hobn zey farflantst di...
First line (Yiddish):שטילער, שטילער, לאָמיר שװײַגן, קבֿרים װאַקסן דאָ. ס'האָבן זײ...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Lament

Title: Friling (Kaczerginski) -- פֿרילינג (קאַטשערגינסקי)
Author: Kaczerginski, Shmerke -- קאַטשערגינסקי, שמערקע
Composer: Brudno, Avrom -- ברודנאָ, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Holocaust/Love/Vilna Ghetto
Subject: Love/Season/Springtime/Wife
Song Comment: Memorializes author's wife who perished in the ghetto.
Origin: Kaczer 70/Alb V-001(a)/Alb K-075(a)/ML WAH 42/
Transliteration: Alb C-035(a)/Alb F-042(a)/ML WAH 42/Alb K-075(a)/Alb O-009(a)
Translation: Alb C-035(a)/ML WAH 42/Alb Z-010(g)
Music: Kon 30 41/ML WAH 42
Additional song notes: Spring
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28020
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Ikh blondzhe in geto, fun gesl tsu gesl, un ken nit gefinen keyn ort,
First line (Yiddish):איך בלאָנדזשע אין געטאָ, פֿון געסל צו געסל און קען ניט..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Lament/Love

Title: Hot Zikh Mir Di Shikh Tserisn -- האָט זיך מיר די שיך צעריסן
Genre: Holocaust/Folk
Subject: Shoes/Permits/Wife/Food/Depravation/Judenrat
Song Comment: Adapted from folksong "Hot Zikh Mir Di Zip Tsezipt".
Origin: Kaczer 205/Alb D-004(g)/Vinkov 4 111
Transliteration: Alb D-004(n)/Kalisch 136/Vinkov 4 111/Kaczer 404
Translation: Alb D-004(n)/Kalisch 136/Alb D-004(g)//Vinkov 4 111
Music: Kalisch 136/Vinkov 4 111/Kaczer 404
On album: D-004(n) (Songs Of The Ghettos sung by Louis Danto)
Track ID: 28021
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Arranger Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Hot zikh mir di shikh tserisn, vey tsu mayne yorn! Di kragns hot men undz...
First line (Yiddish):האָט זיך מיר די שיך צעריסן, װײ צו מײַנע יאָרן! די קראַגנס האָט...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Mournful

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