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Album title: Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971
Album ID: G-039(a)
Publisher: TR 1034

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Title: Koyft A Bond (Yid) -- קױפֿט אַ באָנד (ייִדיש)
On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 8671
Author/Composer/Artist Gailing, Ben
First line: Ikh breng aykh a grus fun dem heylikn land, vi ikh bin...
First line:איך ברענג אײַך אַ גרוס פֿון דעם הײליקן לאַנד, װי איך בין...

Title: A Rabbi's Dilemma
On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 564
Author/Composer/Artist Gailing, Ben
First line: Tsu mir...loyft arayn a yidine mit a geshrey, un brekht...
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר...לױפֿט אַרײַן אַ ייִדינע מיט אַ געשרײ, און ברעכט מיט די...
Language: Yiddish

Title: A Khazndl Oyf Shabos (Parody) -- אַ חזנדל אוף שבּת (פּאַראָדיע)
Author: Gailing, Ben
Composer: Gailing, Ben
Genre: Humorous/Novelty/Parody
Subject: Cantor/America/Audition/Occupation/Dialect/Litvak/Galit/Jazz
On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 341
Author/Composer/Vocal Gailing, Ben
First line: Iz gekumen tsu forn a khazndl in an amerikaner shtele,
First line:איז געקומען צו פֿאָרן אַ חזן אין אַמעריקאַר שטעטעלע, דאַװענען אַ שבּת
Track comment: Recorded under title "Der Amerikaner Chazen"

Title: Going To The Dogs (Yid)
On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 5725
Author/Artist Gailing, Ben
First line: Kumen zumer, loyft di hintlekh, oyf di "race traks" gantse..
First line:קומען זומער, לױפֿט די הינטלעך, אױף די "רײס טראַקס" גאַנצע...

Title: Mother's Kosher Dishes
Author: Gailing, Ben
Composer: Gailing, Ben
Subject: Food/Ritual/Memory/Change
On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 10724
Author/Composer/Artist Gailing, Ben
First line: I remember mama's dishes, her latkes and her knishes,
Language: English

Title: Mame Loshn (Gailing) -- מאַמע לושן (גײלינג)
Author: Gailing, Ben
Composer: Gailing, Ben
Genre: Nostalgia
Subject: Yiddish/Language
On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 9686
Author/Composer/Artist Gailing, Ben
First line: Az ikh heyb zikh un dermonen, yene sheye zise tseyt,
First line:אַז איך הײב זיך אָן דערמאָנען, יענע שײנע זיסע צײַט
Track comment: Includes montage of theatre songs

Title: Rumenye, Rumenye (Parody, Kurtn) -- רומעניע, רומעניע (פּאַראָדיע, קורטן)
On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 13070
Author/Composer/Artist Gailing, Ben
First line: Akh, ir yidelekh, yidelekh, tayere yidelekh, vos...fun dortn
First line:אַך, איר ייִדעלעך, ייִדעלעך, טײַערע ייִדעלעך, װאָס...פֿון דאָרטן,
Track comment: Recorded under "Kurtn" Humorous parody of "Roumania Romania"

Title: Song Of Redemption (Yid)
On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 14600
Author/Composer/Artist Gailing, Ben
First line: Ikh her a gezang, a bas kol vos kumt fun di hoykhe sfern,
First line:איך הער אַ געזאַנג, אַ בת קול װאָס קומט פֿון די הױכע ספֿערן,

Title: Tshiribim (Rebens Nisim) -- טשיריבים (רבּנס נסים)
Also known as: Chidi Bim Chidi Bom
Genre: Folk/Humorous/Satirical/Maskilic
Subject: Miracle/Khasidim/Humorous
Origin: GYF 32/
On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 15560
Author/Artist Gailing, Ben
First line: I will sing a song for you, a wonder of the ages,
Track comment: Good adaptation and translation
Language: English

Title: Those Were The Days -- פֿאַרבײַ די טעג
Also known as: Di Yurn Geyen Avek
Also known as: Farbay Di Teg
Also known as: Ka'eyleh Hayu Hayamim
Author: Raskin, Eugene
Composer: Raskin, Eugene
Genre: Folk/Theater
Subject: Aging/Time/Memory/Youth/Tavern/Drinking
Origin: Ephemera 393/Sheet music
Transliteration: Alb B-095(b)
Translation: Alb B-095(b)
Additional song notes: Many versions in various languages. Gene Raskin credited with English version and as composer. But according to liner notes on Alb A-016(a) "Those Were The Days" is actually an old Russian tune by Boris Fomin titled "The Long Road". In Hebrew the title is "Hayu Yamim Khaver"

Related information in folder 373:On album: G-039(a) (Ben Gailing's Golden Jubilee Record 1921-1971)
Track ID: 15305
Vocal/Yiddish Adaptation Gailing, Ben
First line: Gedenst du nokh, mayn fraynt, dem alten shenkl,
First line (Yiddish):געדענקסט דו נאָך, מײַן פֿרײַנט, דעם אַלטען שענקל,
Language: Yiddish

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