Look up album H-038(a)


Album title: Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער
Album ID: H-038(a)
Publisher: CD copy from YIVO Archives
Playing Time: 023:20
Language: Yiddish
Provenance: Gift of Irene Kohn for Arthur Simon of the University of Toronto, Feb 22, 2002
Genre: Folk/Holocaust
Number of Tracks: 11
Additional Notes: Information (or lack thereof) dealing with the CD is in the correspondence from Robert Simon of the University of Toronto - along with transliteration and translations of the songs (by Henia - and Nochem Reinhartz) all of which are filed with the album and in ephemera folder 482 under Yakele Hershkowitz.

Contents:


Title: Rumkowski -- רומקאָװסקי
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Goldstein, Morris -- גאָלדשטייַן, מאָריס
Genre: Holocaust/History
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Rumkowski/Occupations
Song Comment: Melody from "Hot A Yid A Vaybele"
Origin: Alb H-038(a)
Translation: H-038(a)
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28399
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Hot rumkowski mentshelekh, laydt are fun zey tsuris, hot rumkowski…
First line (Yiddish):האָט רומקאָװסקי מענטשעלעך, לײַדט ער פֿון זײ צרות,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk

Title: Broyt -- ברױט
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Holocaust/History
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Food/Bread/Hunger
Origin: Alb H-038(a)
Translation: H-038(a)
Music: ML MTAG 2/GYF 25
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28400
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Tayer broytele, zis broytele, bist vider bay undz a gast, tsulib dir, zis...
First line (Yiddish):טײַער ברױטעלע, זיס ברױטעלע, ביסט װידער בײַ אונדז אַ גאַסט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk

Title: Kartofl -- קאַרטאָפֿל
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/History
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Food/Potato/Hunger
Origin: Alb H-038(a)
Translation: Alb H-038(a)
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28401
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Oy, tayerer kartofl, du bist dokh mayn bester khaver, du bist beser vi groypn,
First line (Yiddish):אױ, טײַערער קאַרטאָפֿל, דו ביסט דאָך מײַן בעסטער חבֿר, דו ביסט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk/Chant

Title: Toytns Kartn -- טױטנס קאַרטן
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/History
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Food/Deceased/Ration Cards/Police
Song Comment: Same melody as "Papirosn"
Origin: Alb H-038(a)
Translation: H-038(a)
Music: Levin N 90/Estella 10/GYF 17/ML PYS 267
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28402
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Vos zenen di zonde beyz un kritsn mit di tseyn? Un keyn talon krig ikh nisht..
First line (Yiddish):װאָס זענען די זאָנדע אַזױ בײז און קריצן מיט די צײן? אַז קײן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk

Title: Draysik Deka Broyt -- דרײַסיק דעקע ברױט
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/History
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Food/Bread/Rations/Hunger/
Origin: Alb H-038(a)
Translation: H-038(a)
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28403
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Eyns, tsvey, dray, fir, geto mentshn zenen mir. draysik deka broyt nen est,
First line (Yiddish):אײַנס, צװײ, דרײַ, פֿיר, געטאָ מענטשן זענען מיר, דרײַסיק דעקאַ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk/Lament

Title: A Politsiant -- אַ פּאָליציאַנט
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/History
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Policeman/Rumkowski
Origin: CD H-038(a)
Translation: CD H-038(a)
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28404
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Ikh bin a politsiant, a palka, a gela band, far der milkhume mayn yikhus...
First line (Yiddish):איך בין אַ פּאָליציאַנט, אַ פּאַלקע, אַ געלע באַנד, פֿאַר דער מילחמה...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk/March

Title: A Politsiantke -- אַ פּאָליציאַנטקע
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/History
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Policewoman/Rumkowski/Behavior
Song Comment: Borrows melody from "Kemfn"
Origin: CD H-038(a)
Translation: CD H-038(a)
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28405
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: A menazshke anshtot a top, a marinazsh oyfn kop, un a palke in der hant,
First line (Yiddish):אַ מענאַזשקע אַנשטאָט אַ טאָפּ, אַ מאַרינאַזש אױפֿן קאָפּ, און אַ פּאַלקע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk/March

Title: Apotek -- אַפּאָטעק
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Na'aman, Adith -- נעמן, עדית
Genre: Holocaust/History
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Pharmacy/Death/Medicine
Song Comment: Melody of "Der Rebe Elimelekh"
Origin: Alb H-038(a)
Translation: H-038(a)
Music: ML MTAG 68
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28406
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Opotek, opotek, gemakht hostu a veg, gemakht a veg ahin keyn marashin,
First line (Yiddish):אָפּטעק, אָפּטעק, געמאַכט האָסטו אַ װעג, געמאַכט אַהין אַ וועג קײן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk

Title: Krankeytn -- קראַנקײטן
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Jacobson, Hymie
Genre: Holocaust/History
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Illness/Sickness/Disease/
Song Comment: Melody of "Ikh For Aheym"
Origin: Alb H-038(a)
Translation: H-038(a)
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28407
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Es zingen di klapsedres, es zingt der bayrat oykh, s'zingt a moderne krenkl,
First line (Yiddish):עס זינגען די קלאַפּסעדרעס, עס זינגט דער בײַראַט אױך, ס'זינגט..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk/March

Title: A Pensionat -- אַ פּענסיאָנאַט
Also known as: Oyf Di Marishiner Felder
Also known as: Urlap (Furlough)
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/Historical
Subject: Lodz Ghetto/Rest Home/Influence/Death/Marysin Fields
Song Comment: Melody from "Dos Fertsnte Yor"
Origin: Alb H-038(a)
Transliteration: Flam B 97
Translation: H-038(a)/Flam B 97
Music: Flam B 97
Additional song notes: Melody from "Dos Fertsnte Yor"
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28398
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Oyf di marashiner felder, oy vey, oy vey (2x), yunge beymer, mentshen velder,
First line (Yiddish):אױף די מאַרישינער פֿעלדער, אױ װײ, אױ װײ, (2) יונגע בײמער..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Lament/Folk

Title: Hunger March -- הונגער מאַרש
Genre: Holocaust/Historical
Subject: Lodz Ghetto/Hunger/Jewish Police/Riots/Soup Kitchen
Song Comment: Refers to demonstrations in 1940-41 after which soup kitchens were opened.
Origin: Alb H-038(a)
Translation: H-038(a)
On album: H-038(a) (Yankele Hershkowitz / Lodz Ghetto Songs -- יאַנקעלע הערשקאָװיץ \ לאָדז געטאָ לידער)
Track ID: 28397
Vocal Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
First line: Hunger, hunger, hunger-marsh marshirt, tsuris...payn tsum kamf undz firt.
First line (Yiddish):הונגער, הונגער, הונגער-מאַרש מאַרשירט, צרות, דחקות, פּײַן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/March/Folk

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