Look up album J-032(a)


Album title: A Jewish Odyssey
Album ID: J-032(a)
Format: Audio CD
Publisher: Putumayo World Music PUT 182-2
Date of Issuance: 2002
Liner Notes: Descriptions of various artists and performing groups
Language: Yiddish/Hebrew/Ladino
Genre: Compilation/Folk/Literary Origin/Religious
Where Produced: New York
Number of Tracks: 11

Contents:


Title: Shabat Medley (Zohar)
Genre: Sephardic/Religious
Subject: Shabos/Sabbath
On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 2
Vocal/Arranger Bensoussan, Aaron
Piano Caine, Uri
"*accordion*" Zohar (Group)
First line: L'chah dodi likrat kallah; p'nei shabat n'kabblah
First line (Hebrew):לכה דודי לקראת כלה פּני שבּת נקבּלה.
Track comment: From "Zohar:Keter" on Knitting Factory Records (KFR-236), 1999
Language: Hebrew
Style: Sephardic/Jazz

Title: Noladeti Lashalom -- נולדתי לשלום
Author: Khitman, Uzi -- חיטמן, עוזי
Composer: Khitman, Uzi -- חיטמן, עוזי
Genre: Israeli/Pop/Zionist
Subject: Peace/Faith/Land
Origin: Ephemera 1403
Transliteration: Ephemera 1403
Translation: Alb S-083(d)/Ephemera 1403
Additional song notes: I Was Born For Peace

Related information in folder 1403:On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 6
Vocal Uzilevsky, Marcus
First line: Ani noladeti el hamangionot ve'el hashirim shel kol hamedinot…
First line (Improvised "spiritual" language):אני נולתי אל המנגינות ואל השירים של כל המדינות נולדתי ללשון וגם...
Track comment: Originally recorded on album "Gypsy Dreams" on OSI 7202, 1997
Language: Improvised "spiritual" language
Style: Judiac
Length: 4:46

Title: Meron Nign -- מירון ניגון
Genre: Instrumental

Related information in folder 141:On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 10
Artist: Klezmer Conservatory Band
Mandolin/Arranger Warschauer, Jeff
Track comment: From album "Dancing In The Aisles" Rounder 3155, 1997
Style: Instrumental/Orchestral
Length: 4:31

Title: Las Estreyas
Genre: Sephardic/Love/Ballad
Subject: Stars
Song Comment: Las Estreyas -- "The Stars"
Translation: CD J-023(a)
On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 59
Vocal/Arranger Luz, Consuelo
Track comment: Originally recorded from "Dezco", Apricot Records, 1999
Language: Ladino
Style: Sephardic
Length: 3' 44"

Title: Di Goldene Pave (Margolin) -- די גאָלדענע פּאַװע (מאַרגאָלין)
Author: Margolin, Anna -- מאַרגאָלין, אַנאַ
Composer: Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Love/Sadness/Peacock/Happiness/Lonliness/Sleep/Sexuality
Origin: Alb A-001(l)/Margolin 76/Levin L WM 169
Transliteration: Alb A-001(l)/Levin L WM 169
Translation: Alb A-001(l)/Margolin 77/Levin L WM 169
Additional song notes: From "I Your Calm and I Your Sword"
On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 28713
Violin Svigals, Alicia
Arranger/Instrumental Accompaniment Klezmatics
Vocal Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
First line: Iz di goldene pave gefloygn, gefloygn, un di nakht hot…
First line (Yiddish):איז די גאָלדענע פּאַווע געפֿלױגן, געפֿלױגן, און די נאַכט האָט…
Track comment: Originally recorded in CD titled "Di Krenetse" A-001(l)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Waltz
Length: 3' 57

Title: Rad Halayla (Khasidic Nign) -- רד הלילה (חסידיש ניגון)
Author: Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Genre: Pop/Israeli/Zionist
Subject: Evening/Dusk/Night/Return/Dance/Continuity/Circle
Origin: Bugatch 60/Alb S-063(a)/
Transliteration: Alb K-001(c)/Alb S-063(a)/Bugatch 60/Alb L-009(a)/Alb C-016(a)
Translation: Alb K-001(c)/Alb S-063(a)/Alb C-016(a)
Music: Netzer 14/Bugatch 60/
On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 28714
Artist: Burning Bush
Arranger Skeaping, Roderick
First line: Rad halayla, rav shireynu, Habokeya lashamayim. Shuvi,…
First line (Hebrew):רד הלילה, רב שירנו, הבּוֹקע לשמים. שוּבי, שוּבי הוֹרתנו,
Track comment: Originally recorded on CD titled "Folksongs of Israel", ARC Music, 1999
Language: Hebrew
Style: Folk
Length: 3' 22"

Title: Fel Shara
Genre: Sephardic/Love/Folk
Subject: Rejection/Constancy
Origin: Alb E-015(c)
Translation: CD J-032(a)
Additional song notes: Incorpoates French, Italian, Ladino, English and Arabic
On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 28715
Vocal Coen, Eva
Artist: KlezRoym
First line: Fel shara caner betet masha, la signorina aux breaux yeux…
Track comment: Originally recorded on CD titled "KlezRoym" on CNI/Anagrumba (GDL 1093), 1998
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 2' 50

Title: Hija Mia Mi Querida
Also known as: Hija Mia
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Yoel Ben-Simon
Genre: Ladino/Lament/Sephardic
Subject: Daughter/Suicide/Drowning
Origin: Alb M-049(a)/Alb U-009(a)
Translation: Alb M-049(a)/CD J-032(a)
On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 28716
Vocal Esim, Janet
Vocal Esim, Jak
Acoustic Guitar Ogur, Erkan
First line: Hija mia mi querida, aman aman, aman, No te eches a la mar,
Track comment: Originally recorded on "Sefardim 1" on Fuer & Eis, 1994
Language: Ladino
Style: Duet
Length: 3' 35"

Title: Dancing On Water
Composer: Schultz, Myron
Genre: Klezmer/Folk
Song Comment: Combination traditional modern setting
On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 28717
Artist: Finjan
Clarinet Friesn, John
Percussion Graham, Boyle
Banjo Koulack, Daniel
Arranger Mink, Ben
Acoustic Bass/Vocal/Whistling Posen, Kinzey
Guitar Schultz, Myron
Arranger Schultz, Victor
Violin Schultz, Victor
Track comment: Originally recorded on Rounder Records, 2000
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Pensive/Folk/Modern
Length: 2:35"

Title: Sholem Aleykhem (Goldfarb) -- שלוֹם עליכם (גאָלדפֿאַרב)
Also known as: Zay Gezunt (Zamberg)
Author: Zanberg, Paul
Composer: Tobias, Harry
Composer: Goldfarb, Rabbi Israel
Composer: Goldfarb, Samuel E.
Genre: Hymn/Zmiros/Sabbath
Subject: Angels/Peace/Sabbath
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 78/Pasternak CH 68/Alb Y-003(a)/Zim 14/Goldfarb 3 84
Transliteration: Zim 13/Alb M-030(a)/Boiberik 07/Alb J-030(a)/Goldfarb 1 173/Goldfarb 3 84
Translation: Alb J-030(a)/Zim 14/Coopersmith 78/Boiberik 07/Pasternak CH 68
Music: Coopersmith NJS 78/Zim 13/Pasternak CH 54/Goldfarb 1 173
On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 28718
Vocal Fortuna
First line: Sholom aleykhem malakhey hashores, malakhey elyon,
First line (Hebrew):שלוֹם עליכם, מלאכי השרת, מלאכי עליוֹן,
Track comment: Originally recorded on album titled "Mazl", MCD World Music, 1999l
Language: Hebrew
Style: Sephardic
Length: 4' 01"

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