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Album title: Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs
Album ID: N-025(a)
Publisher: Chaim Neslen - Privately Issued
Date of Issuance: Nov 1999
Liner Notes: Neslen gifted his "Course Book" (in the Archive) used in Oxford - Yiddish Studies Institute in the summer of 1999 containing - original Yiddish text, transliteration and translation of several - hunderd songs and at my request (rf), provided this cassette
Language: Yiddish
Provenance: Gift of Chiam Neslen
Genre: Folk/Collection
Where Produced: England
Comment: See Neslen's comments with Cassette. Also his Oxford Course Book
Number of Tracks: 20

Contents:


Title: Ay Vi Gut -- אײַ װי גוט
Genre: Children
Subject: Learning/Yiddish/Pride
Origin: Neslen 2.8
Transliteration: Neslen 2.8
Translation: Neslen 2.8
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27724
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Oy a vunder, oy a khidish! Ay vi Gut! Lernen, un oykh kenen Yidish - Ay vi gut
First line (Yiddish):אױ אַ װוּנדער, אױ אַ חידוש, אײַ װי גוט, לערנען, און אױך רעדן...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Children

Title: Oy Mamenyu Mayn -- אױ מאַמעניו מײַן
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Folk/
Subject: Mother/Father/Family/Death/Child/Meshiekh/Resurrection/
Origin: Gebir ML 27/Lemm 75/Neslen 2.12
Transliteration: Alb L-025(e)/Neslen 2.12
Translation: Neslen 2.12/Gebir SIMC 24
Music: Gebir ML 27
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27725
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Oy, mamenyu mayn, mamenyu, mayn tayere! iz dos emes, mame,
First line (Yiddish):אױ, מאַמעניו מײַן, מאַמעניו מײַן טײַערער! איז דאָס אמת, מאַמע,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

Title: Bin Ikh Mir A General -- בין איך מיר אַ גענעראַל
Genre: Folk/Children
Subject: Child/Shepherd/Occupation/Flocks
Song Comment: Child on mountain overlooking army camp.
Origin: Neslen 3.1
Transliteration: Neslen 3.1
Translation: Neslen 3.1
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27726
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Bin ikh mir a general, fun a fridlekhe armey, geyen shof un rind mir nokh,
First line (Yiddish):בין איך מיר אַ גענעראַל, פֿון אַ פֿרידלעכע אַרמײ, גײען שאָף און...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

Title: Ven Du Volst Geven -- װען דו װאָלסט געװען
Genre: Khasidic/Ideological
Subject: Khasidim/Misgnogdem/Apikorsim/Curses/Food
Origin: Neslen 4.9
Transliteration: Neslen 4.9
Translation: Neslen 4.9
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27727
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Ven du volst geven der boyre olam, vos volstu geton? Ven ikh volt geven der
First line (Yiddish):װען דו װאָלסט געװען דער בורא עולם, װאָס װאָלסטו געטאָן?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

Title: Der Kashtnboym -- דער קאַשטנבױם
Also known as: Dos Epele Falt Nit Vayt Fun Boym
Author: Perlov, Yitskhak -- פּערלאָװ, יצחק
Composer: Folman, Lola -- פֿאָלמאַן, לאָלאַ
Genre: Folk/Mother/Daughter
Subject: Mother/Daughter/Generations/Love/Passages
Song Comment: Recorded under title "Der Epele Falt Nit Vayt Fun Boym"
Origin: ML SOG 51
Transliteration: ML SOG 51
Translation: ML SOG 51
Music: ML SOG 51
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27728
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: A mame hot gehat a tekhterl, a tekhterl gehat. Sheyne blonde herelekh hot...
First line (Yiddish):אַ מאַמע האָט געהאַט אַ טעכטערל, אַ טעכטערל געהאַט.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella

Title: Ikh Hob Mikh Farlibt In A Sheygets -- איך האָב מיך פֿאַרליבט אין אַ שײגעץ
Genre: Mother/Daughter/Coversation
Subject: Mixed Marriage/Assimilation/Anti Clerical/Love
Origin: Neslen 5.2
Transliteration: Neslen 5.2/
Translation: Neslen 5.2
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27729
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Oy mameshi, mameshe, tayere, ikh zog dir di harts iz a zeyger. Di libe, zi..
First line (Yiddish):אױ מאַמעשי, מאַמעשי טײַערע, איך זאָג דיר די האָרץ איז אַ זײגער.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

Title: Mame Loshn (Grinblat) -- מאַמע לשון (גרינבלאַט)
Author: Greenblatt, Aliza -- גרינבלאַט, עליזה
Composer: Gelbart, Mikhl -- געלבאַרט, מיכל
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Yiddish/Language/Children
Origin: ML SOG 193/Gel Yovl 4/Neslen 17.6
Transliteration: Grn IZ 56/Gel Yovl 4/Neslen 17.6
Translation: Neslen 17.6
Music: Grn IZ 56/Gel Yovl 4
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27735
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Mame loshn, yidish loshn, bist mir azoy tayer, zingt zhe kinder, zingt mit...
First line (Yiddish):מאַמע לשון, ייִדיש לשון, ביסט מיר אַזױ טײַער, זינגט זשע קינדער,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

Title: Neyn Neyn -- נײן נײן
Genre: Folk/Survival
Subject: Survival/Continuity
Origin: Neslen 15.11
Transliteration: Neslen 15.11
Translation: Neslen 15.11
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27736
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Neyn (7), S'vet undzer folk nisht untergeyn! Ven fun di sonim, vilde sonim,
First line (Yiddish):נײן (7), ס'װעט אונדזער פֿאָלק נישט אונטערגײן! װען די שׂונאים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/March/Militant

Title: Mit Gelt Tor Men Nit Shtoltsirn -- מיט געלט טאָר מען ניט שטאָלצירן
Also known as: A Mensh Zol Men Zayn
Also known as: Gelt Iz Dokh Rund Un Es Geyt
Author: Schorr, Anshel -- שאָר, אַנשעל
Composer: Perlmutter, Arnold (Aaron) פּערלמוטער, אַרנאָלד (אהרן)
Composer: Wohl, Herman -- װאָל, הערמאַן
Genre: Theatre/Operetta
Subject: Money/Ethics/Values
Song Comment: From the operetta "A Mentsh Zol Men Zayn" - Original title of the song.
Origin: ML PYS 271/Neslen 19.2/Alb K-096(a)
Transliteration: ML PYS 271/Neslen 19.2/Alb K-096(a)
Translation: ML PYS 272/Neslen 19.2/Alb K-096(a)
Music: ML PYS 272
Additional song notes: Do Not Take Pride In Money

Related information in folder 653:On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27737
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Vi trakht der mentsh ven er iz raykh, vi er nor brent a velt, er meynt az...
First line (Yiddish):װי טראַכט דער מענטש װען ער איז רײַך, װי ער נאָר ברענט אַ װעלט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Group Sing

Title: Dem Rebns Shiraim -- דעם רעבנס שיריים
Genre: Khasidic/Ideological
Subject: Khasidim/Joy/Food/Drink/
Song Comment: Not sure whether this is satirical
Origin: Neslen 4.8
Transliteration: Neslen 4.8/Alb F-040(a)/Frankl 31
Translation: Neslen 4.8
Music: Frankl 31
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27738
Vocal Frankl, Hai
Vocal Frankl, Topsy
First line: Der rebe hot oysgeteylt shiraim, oysgetaylt shiraim, un dertsu a nigun,...
First line (Yiddish):דער רבּע האָט אױסגעטײלט שיריים, אױסגעטײלט שירײם, און דערצו...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Duplicate of recording on F-040(a)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Performance/Ensemble

Title: Melave Malke (Vilna Khor) -- מלווה מלכּה (װילנאַ כאָר)
Genre: Shabos/Sabbath
Subject: Shabos/Sabbath/
Origin: Neslen 4.2
Transliteration: Neslen 4.2
Translation: Neslen 4.2
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27739
Vocal Vilna Khor -- װילנאַ כאָר
Arranger Teitelbaum, Eliyahu -- אליהו טײַטעלבאום
First line: O bruder zog, vi heyst der tog ven mir zaynen ale freylekh, der yidele der...
First line (Yiddish):אָ ברודער זאָג, װי הײסט דער טאָג װען מיר זײַנען אַלע פֿרײליך?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Part of "Potpourri of Shabos Songs" on Album V-003(b)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Choral/Performance/

Title: Hashevenu Nazat -- השבֿנו נזתּ
Genre: Emigration/Lament
Subject: Occupation/Difficulties/London/Greenhorn/Anti Semitism
Origin: Neslen 12.2
Transliteration: Neslen 12.2
Translation: Neslen 12.2
Additional song notes: The new "Take Us Back" Collected by Chaim Neslen from his grandmother, Esther Djzaldovsky
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27740
Vocal Neslen, Chaim Grandmother
First line: Dort fort a yid, shvakh un mid, tsu lebn barit zikht er an ort. Er antloyft..
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט פֿאָרט אַ ייִד, שװאַך און מיד, צו לעבן זיכט ער אַן אָרט.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Field Recording

Title: Tsu A Borvese Meydele -- צו אַ באָרװעסע מײדעלע
Also known as: Vi Iberik Du Bist Oyf Der Velt
Author: Rosenfeld, Morris -- ראָזענפֿעלד, מאָריס
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Poverty/Maiden

Related information in folder 398:On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27741
Vocal Neslen, Chaim Grandmother
First line: Es hot geshneyt un geregent, shtil geyendik oyf der gas, a sheyn meydele...
First line (Yiddish):עס האָט געשנײט און גערעגנט, שטיל גײענדיק אױף דער גאַס,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Sung by Neslen's grandmother - not named
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Field Recording

Title: Adyey Mayn Foterland -- אַדיע מײַן פֿאָטערלאַנד
Genre: Separation/Emigration
Subject: Emigration/Parting
Origin: Neslen 11.6
Transliteration: Neslen 11.6
Translation: Neslen 11.6
Music: Neslen 11.6
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27742
Clarinet Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
First line: Lang, lang, bin ikh geshtanen, bay dem breg fun yam. Di shif geyt op fun danen
First line (Yiddish):לאַנג, לאַנג, בין איך געשטאַנען, בײַ דעם ברעג פֿון ים. די שיף...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Field Recording/Acapella/Fragment

Title: Koyft A Tsaytung -- קױפֿט אַ צײַטונג
Author: Schwartz, Simkhe -- שװאַרץ, שׂימחה
Composer: Schwartz, Simkhe -- שװאַרץ, שׂימחה
Genre: Folk
Subject: News/Newspaper/Poverty/Immigration
Origin: ML SOG 71/Neslen 8.9
Transliteration: ML SOG 71/Neslen 8.9
Translation: Neslen 8.9
Music: ML SOG 72
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27743
Vocal Feiner, Aaron
First line: Mayn mamen hot mikh fun der heym aroysgeshtoysn, un mikh bagleyt mit kloles...
First line (Yiddish):מײַן מאַמען האָט מיך אַרױסגעשטױסן, און מיך באַגלײט מיט קללות..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Field Recording/Acapella/Group

Title: Fay Di Li -- פֿײַ די לי
Genre: Ideological
Subject: Song/Joy/Class Conscious
Song Comment: Described as a "SKIF" Song?
Origin: Neslen 10.6
Transliteration: Neslen 10.6
Translation: Neslen 10.6
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27730
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Khevre, ale, groys un kleyn, git a zing undzer refreyn. Zingendik traybt..
First line (Yiddish):חבֿרה, אַלע, גרױס און קלײן, גיט אַ זינג אונדזער רעפֿרײן.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/March/Militant

Title: Tsu Gezunt Tsu Lebn -- צו געזונט צו לעבן
Genre: Bundist/Socialist
Subject: Ideals/Future/Hope
Origin: Neslen 10.8
Transliteration: Neslen 10.8
Translation: Neslen 10.8
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27731
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Tsu gezunt, tsu lebn, tsu lange yor, tsu kleyn un groys fun undzer dor,
First line (Yiddish):צו געזונט, צו לעבן, צו לאַנגע יאָר, צו קלײן און גרױס פֿון...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Sincere

Title: Mir Vandern -- מיר װאַנדערן
Author: S. Ansky -- ש. אַנסקי
Composer: Gelbart, Mikhl -- געלבאַרט, מיכל
Genre: Ideological
Subject: Ideals/Future/Exile/Hope
Origin: Gelb Zingt 80/Neslen 11.3/Sh Sh 189
Transliteration: Neslen 11.3
Translation: Neslen 11.3/ Sh Sh 188
Music: Gelb Zingt 80/Neslen 11.3
Additional song notes: We Wander
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27732
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Mir vandern, mir vandern, fun eyn land in dem andern, durkh hunger un durkh..
First line (Yiddish):מיר װאַנדערן, מיר װאַנדערן, פֿון אײן לאַנד אין דעם אַנדערן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

Title: Adyey Mayn Foterland -- אַדיע מײַן פֿאָטערלאַנד
Genre: Separation/Emigration
Subject: Emigration/Parting
Origin: Neslen 11.6
Transliteration: Neslen 11.6
Translation: Neslen 11.6
Music: Neslen 11.6
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27733
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Lang, Lang, bin ikh geshtanen bay dem breg fun yam. Di shif geyt op fun danen,
First line (Yiddish):לאַנג לאַנג, בין איך געשטאַנען בײַ דעם ברעג פֿון יאַם, די שיף...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk, Sadly

Title: Lid Fun Mayn Dor -- ליד פֿון מײַן דאָר
Author: Younin, Wolf -- יונין, װאָלף
Composer: Rubinstein, Eli -- רובינשטײַן, עלי
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Yiddish/Continuity/Loss/Memory/Imagination
Origin: ML SOG 193
Transliteration: ML SOG 193/Alb V-021(a)
Translation: Alb V-021(a)
Music: ML SOG 194
On album: N-025(a) (Chaim Neslen - Selected Songs)
Track ID: 27734
Vocal Neslen, Chaim -- חײם נעסלען
First line: Vos zhe makht ir, gute fraynd, nokh azoy fil yor? Oysgehungert bin ikh haynt,
First line (Yiddish):װאָס זשע מאַכט איר, גוטע פֿרײַנט, נאָך אַזױ פֿיל יאָר?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

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