Look up album K-083(a)


Album title: Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto
Album ID: K-083(a)
Publisher: US Holocst Mem Musm USHMM-03

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Title: S'iz Shoyn Bald A Yor Avek -- ס'איז שױן באַלד אַ יאָר אַװעק
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26637
Composer Kon, Henekh -- קאָן, הענעך
Vocal Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
First line: S'iz shoyn bald a yor avek, in teg fun payn, in teg fun...
First line:ס'איז שױן באַלד אַ יאָר אַװעק, אין טעג פֿון פּײַן, אין טעג פֿון שרעק
Track comment: Melody is familiar - there's another holocaust song to same

Title: Yidish Tango -- ייִדיש טאַנגאָ
Author: Tsarfat, Ruven -- צרפת, ראובן
Composer: Kon, Henekh -- קאָן, הענעך
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Exiles/Dance/Tango/Peace/Revenge
Song Comment: Adapted from "A Lidele Oyf Yidish"
Origin: Kaczer 206/Kon 30 29/Vinkov 4 119
Transliteration: CD K-083(a)/CD K-059(c)/Vinkov 4 119/Kaczer 405
Translation: CD K-083(a)/CD K-059(c)/Vinkov 4 119
Music: Kon 30 29/Kaczer 405/Vinkov 4 119
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26638
Artist Stepanovsky, David & Ensemble
First line: Shpil-zhe mir a tango oys in Yidish, zol dos zayn...
First line (Yiddish):שפּיל־זשע מיר אַ טאַנגאָ אױס אין ייִדיש, זאָל דאָס זײַן מתנגדיש...
Track comment: Melody to "A Lidele Oyf Yidish"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Tsores Un Layd -- צרות און לײַד

Related information in folder 386:On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26639
Author Cypkin, Abraham (1910-1979)
Composer Gurilev, Alexander Lvovich
Artist Cypkin, Dianne & Ensemble
First line: Ikh vil aykh, khavarim, do zingen a lid, a lid velkhe...
First line:איך װיל אײַך, חבֿרים, דאָ זינגען אַ ליד, אַ ליד װעלכע װײנט פֿון...
Track comment: Melody is popular Russian Ballad "Raskinulos More Shiroko"

Title: Nor Nit Geklogt -- נאָר ניט געקלאָגט
Composer: Degeyter, Pierre
Genre: Holocaust/Militant
Subject: Hope/Loss
Transliteration: Alb K-053(a)
Translation: Alb K-053(a)
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26640
Artist: Noble Voices & Ensemble
First line: Veynt nit, felker, veynt nit laytn, ir hot farlorn muter...
First line (Yiddish):װײנט ניט פֿעלקער, װײנט ניט לײַטן, איר האָט פֿאַרלאָרן מוטער, קינד,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Fun Der Arbet -- פֿון דער אַרבעט
Also known as: Baym Geto Toyrl
Also known as: Baym Geto Toyerl
Author: Akselrod, Avrom
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Holocaust/
Subject: Smuggling/Jewish Police/ Food/
Song Comment: Kovno Ghetto/Uses melody of "Oyfn Pripetshik/Published "Baym Geto Toyerl"
Origin: Gar 406/Vinkov 4 133
Transliteration: Alb C-035(c)/Alb K-083(a)/Vinkov 4 133
Translation: C-035(a)/Alb K-083(a)/Vinkov 4 133
Music: ML MTAG 2/Vinkov 4 133
Additional song notes: Vinkov credits "Visnetzesky" with the text.
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26642
Author Akselrod, Avrom
Vocal Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Accordion Racz, Zoltan
Artist: Klezmatics
First line: Baym geto-toyerl brent a fayerl, un di shrek iz groys,
First line (Yiddish):בײַם געטאָ טױרערל ברענט אַ פֿײַערל, און די שרעק איז גרױס,
Track comment: Published under "Baym Geto Toyrl/Melody "Oyfn Pripitshik)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Mamele (Haid) -- מאַמעלע (הײד)
Author: Haid, Percy
Composer: Haid, Percy
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Child/Mother
Transliteration: CD K-083(a)
Translation: CD K-083(a)
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26645
Author/Composer Haid, Percy
Artist Stepanovsky, David & Ensemble
First line: Zitst an alte mamele un trakht, es is shoyn bay nakht,
First line:זיצט אַן אַלטע מאַמעלע און טראַכט, עס איז שױן שפּעט בײַ נאַכט,

Title: Der Konitshik -- דער קאָמיטעטשיק
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26646
Author Markovski, Nosn -- מאַרקאָװסקי, נאַטאַן (1900-1955)
Composer Isaak Dunaevski (1900-1955)
Vocal Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Ikh farshtey nit vos ir redt, ikh bin dokh in komitet---
First line (Yiddish):איך פֿאַרשטײ ניט װאָס איר רעדט, איך בין דאָך אין קאָמיטעט---
Track comment: Published version in Gar at variance with liner info
Language: Yiddish

Title: Maystas (Yid)
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26647
Author Cypkin, Abraham
Composer Isaak Dunaevski (1900-1955)
Artist Cypkin, Diane & Ensemble
First line: S'iz der shtot in tifn shlof farzunken, oyf di felder a...
First line:ס'איז דער שטאָט אין טיפֿן שלאָף פֿאַרזונקען, אױף די פֿעלדער אַ...
Track comment: Melody from USSR cinema-Pensnia o rodine- Song of my Country

Title: Nit Ayer Mazl -- ניט אײַער מזל
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26648
Author/Composer Shenker, Saul -- שאוּל שענקער
Artist Noble Voices & Ensemble
Conductor DeCormier, Robert
Artist Gordon, Elke, solo
First line: Es komen kolones in geto farnakht, yidn farmaterte, mid un..
First line:עס קומען קאָךאָנעס אין געטאָ פֿאַרנאַכט, ייִדן פֿאַרמאַטערטע, מיד און..

Title: In Slobodker Yeshive -- אין סלאָבאָדקער ישיבֿה
Author: Akselrod, Avrom
Composer: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Memory/Testament/Confession/Hope
Origin: Kaczer 306
Transliteration: Alb G-005(b)/Alb K-083(a)
Translation: Alb G-005(b)/Alb K-083(a)

Related information in folder 635:On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26649
Artist Stepanovski, David
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: In slobodker yeshive in geto fun lite, zitst dort an alter..
First line:אין סלאָבאָדקער ישיבֿה אין געטאָ פֿון ליטע, זיצט דאָרט אַן אַלטער..
Track comment: In Slobodker Yeshiva uses melody of Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen

Title: Hoykher Man -- הױכער מאַן
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26651
Author Markovsky, Nosn (1895-1972) מאַרקאָװסקי, נאָטאַן (1895-1972)
Composer Dunaevski, Isaak
Vocal Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
First line: Iz in geto do faran, eyner gor a groyser man, vos gevorn...
First line:איז אין געטאָ דאָ פֿאַראַן, אײנער גאָר אַ גרױסער מאַן, װאָס געװאָרן..
Track comment: Melody-USSR cinema Pensenk o kapitne Song about the Captain

Title: Lietuva Kraujuota Zeme-Lithuanian
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26652
Composer Kudirka, Vincas
Artist Noble Voices
First line: Lietuva, Kraujuota zeme, buk prakeitka per amzius,
Track comment: Parody to "Lithuania, Our Homeland"

Title: Ikh Hob Mayn Man Farloyrn -- איך האָב מײַן מאַן פֿאַרלאָן
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26654
Author Garmize, Tsvi
Vocal Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Shoyn genug zikh tsu klemen, an ende muz shoyn nemen,
First line:שױן גענוג זיך צו קלעמען, אַן ענדע מוז שױן נעמען,

Title: Yales (Bigshots) -- יעלהס
Also known as: Tum Balalayke (Yales)
Author: Akselrod, Avrom
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Big Shots/Rulers/Influence/Protest/Ghetto
Song Comment: Same melody as Tum Balalayke
Origin: Gar 408
Transliteration: Alb K-083(a)
Translation: Alb K-083(a)
Music: Gar 408
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26655
Vocal/Accomp Stepanovsky, David & Ensemble
First line: Zog mir, o zog mir, du geto-yidl, ver shpilt in geto di...
First line:זאָג מיר,אָ זאָג מיר, דו געטאָ־ייִדל, װער שפּילט אין געטאָ די...
Track comment: Same Melody as "Tumbalalayke"

Title: Frayhayt -- פֿרײַהײַט
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26657
Author Cypkin, Abraham (1910-1979)
Composer Dunaevski, Isaak
Artist Cypkin, Diane & Ensemble
First line: S'iz der toy oyf di felder gelegn, der ershter shtral fun...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז דער טױ אױף די פֿעלדער געלעגן, דער ערשטער שטראַל פֿון..
Track comment: USSR Cinema Melody-Marsh Trakoristov (Tractor Drivers' March
Language: Yiddish
Style: Theatre/March

Title: Yiddishe Brigades -- ייִדישע בריגאַדעס
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26658
Author Akselrod, Avrom
Artist Noble Voices & Ensemble
Conductor DeCormier, Robert
First line: A naye tsayt far undz gekumen, a tsayt fun yomer, noyt un...
First line:אַ נײַע צײַט פֿאַר אונדז געקומען, אַ צײַט פֿון יאָמער, נױט און פּײַן,
Track comment: From Polish Patriotic March "Pierwsza Brygada"

Title: Shneyele (Haid) -- שנײעלע (הייד)
Author: Haid, Percy
Composer: Haid, Percy
Genre: Holocaust/Escapist
Subject: Nature/Snow/Warmth/Home
Transliteration: Alb K-083(a)
Translation: Alb K-083(a)
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26659
Vocal Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Artist Kunkel, Gerard, guitar
First line: Zits ikh baym koymen un trakht, di shtub iz varm un hel,
First line (Yiddish):זיץ איך בײַם קױמען און טראַכט, די שטוב איז װאַרם און העל,
Language: Yiddish

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