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Album title: Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition
Album ID: F-034(b)
Format: Cassette X64
Publisher: Fat Uncle Records

Contents:


Title: Di Grine Kuzine -- די גרינע קוזינע
Also known as: Kuzine (Di Grine Kuzine)
Author: Leyzerovitz, Yakov -- לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Immigration/Lament
Subject: Immigration/Poverty/Occupation/Milliner/Aging/Disillusion
Origin: Mayzl 600/Alb Z-012(a)/Levin N 92
Transliteration: Levin N 92/Alb B-007(c)/Alb Z-012(a)/Gottlieb 290/Alb B-095(b)
Translation: Levin N 92/Alb Z-012(a)/Alb B-007(c)/Gottlieb 290/Alb B-095(b)/Alb M-068(a)04
Music: Warem 45/Alb Z-012(a)/Levin N 92
Additional song notes: See "My Little Cousin" for American swing version. Lyrics claimed by Hyman Prizant and others. Text is by Leyzerovitz as credited by Meizel. See Max Rosenfeld's papers re respecting Leyzerovitz's loss of copyright lawsuit. See Gottlieb p. 147. See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 408:On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 3602
Artist Finjan
Artist Fink, Shayla
First line: I'd like to tell you about my cousin, from the old country,
First line:ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Der Milioner Fun Delancy Street -- דער מיליאָנער פֿון דעלענסי סטריט
Author: Fuchs, Leo -- פֿוקס, לעאָ
Composer: Fuchs, Leo -- פֿוקס, לעאָ
Genre: Theater/Novelty
Subject: Millionaire/Riches/Immigration
On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 3231
Artist Finjan
Vocal Herscovits, Eli
First line: Ikh bin der milioner fun Delancy Street,
First line (Yiddish):איך בין דער מיליאָנער פֿון דעלענסי סטריט,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Freylekh (#3, Finjan, Instr) -- פֿרײלעך (3#, פֿינדשאַן, אינסטר)
On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 5366
Artist Finjan
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Hercovits Hora And Sirba -- הערסקאָװיץ באָראַ און סירבאַ
Composer: Herscovits, Eli
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 6438
Artist: Finjan
Style: Instrumenta;/Klezmer

Title: Mayn Tatns Nign (Instr) -- מײַן טאַטנס ניגון (אינסטר)
On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 10007
Artist Finjan
Track comment: Recorded under title "My Father's Nigun"

Title: Oyfn Boydem Shloft Der Dakh -- אױפֿן בױדעם שלאָפֿט דער דאַך
Also known as: Afn Boydem Shloft Der Dakh
Author: Hirshbeyn, Peretz -- הירשבײן, פּרץ
Composer: Shafir, Berl -- שאַפֿער, בערל
Genre: Literary Origin/Lament
Subject: Poverty/Child/Hunger/Clothing/Attic/Roof/Goat/Straw
Origin: Vinkov 3 159/Seculetz 40/Alb B-090(x)
Transliteration: Vinkov 3 159/Alb B-090(x)
Translation: Vinkov 3 159/Alb J-004(a)
Music: Vinkov 3 159/Seculetz 39
Additional song notes: The Attic Sleeps on the Roof See "The Great Need" for Shostakovitch adapation
On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 11839
Author Shafir, Berl -- שאַפֿער, בערל
Artist: Finjan
Vocal Finjan
First line: Oyf boydem shloft der dakh, Tsugedekt mit shindelekh;
First line (Yiddish):אױפֿן בױדעם שלאָפֿט דער דאַך, צוגעדעקט מיט שינדעלעך:
Language: Yiddish

Title: Nokh A Glezl Vayn -- נאָך אַ גלעזל װײַן
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Trilling, Ilya -- טרילינג, יליאַ
Genre: Klezmer
Subject: Drinking/Joy/Fears
Additional song notes: Another Glass of Wine
On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 11224
Artist: Finjan
Track comment: Has "Greek" or "Mediterranean" Sound & Style
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Hora/Doyne

Title: Sher -- שער
Also known as: Rusishe Sher
Also known as: Rusisher Sher
Also known as: Russian Sher
Also known as: Sher, Rushisher
Also known as: Sher, Russian
Also known as: Galician Sher
Also known as: Sher, Galacian
Also known as: Sher, Galitsianer
Also known as: Galitsianer Sher
Also known as: Russian Scissors
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Dance
On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 13101
Artist Finjan

Title: Rumenye, Rumenye -- רומעניע, רומעניע
Author: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Composer: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Double Entendre/Skat/Humorous/Nostal
Subject: Rumania/Place/Food/Women
Origin: GYF 12
Transliteration: Alb G-013(c)/CD K-068(e)/AAlb L-002(a)Alb L-023(a)/Alb J-24(a)1
Translation: Alb J-024(a)1/GYF 12/Alb K-029(g)/Alb L-002(a)/Alb W-031(a)
Music: Warem 175/GYF 12

Related information in folder 397:On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 13061
Artist Finjan
Artist: Finjan
First line: Ay! Rumenye, geven a mol a land a zise, a sheyne.
First line (Yiddish):עײַ, רומעניע, געװען אַ מאָל אַ לאַנד אַ זיסע, אַ שײנע.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Undzer Nigndl -- אונדזער ניגונדל
Also known as: A Nigndl (Undzer Nigndl)
Also known as: Hobn Mir A Nigndl
Also known as: Our Song
Author: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Composer: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Genre: Folk
Subject: Family/Melody/Tune/Parents/Children/Grandparents/Joy
Origin: ML MTAG 158/Shternheim 70/Alb G-026(a)/Alb R-022(a)/Alb C-015(a)
Transliteration: Shernheim 70/Alb C-015(a)/ML MTAG 158/Alb D-016(a)/Alb R-001(a)
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Vinkov 2 68/Alb R-022(a)/Alb J-007(a)/Alb L-024(b)Alb M-129(a&b)
Music: Shternheim 70/ML MTAG 158/Gold Zem 86/
Additional song notes: Our Melody Also Translation and transliteration on Alb 126(a)
On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 15946
Artist Finjan
Artist Fink, Shayla
First line: Hobn mir a nigundl, In nakhes un in freydn, Zingen mir es,
First line (Yiddish):האָבן מיר אַ ניגונדל, אין נחת און אין פֿרײדן, זינגען מיר עס,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Hoben Mir a Niggundel"
Language: Yiddish

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: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 16798
Artist: Finjan
Track comment: Recorded under "Where Where You Before Prohibition"
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Freylekhs

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