Look up album V-009(d)


Album title: Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco
Album ID: V-009(d)
Format: Audio CD
Publisher: Titanic Records Ti-189
Date of Issuance: 1990
Liner Notes: Photgraph of group, Voice of the Turtle; Notes giving background - (background notes by Judith Wachs), sources, texts (Commentary by - Dr. Susana Weich-Shahak).
Playing Time: 052:44
Language: Ladino
Genre: Ladino/Folk/Sephardic
Where Produced: Canada
Comment: The album is subtitled "Paths of Exile, Quincentenary Series, Vol II
Number of Tracks: 19

Contents:


Title: Diego Leon
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic/Love
Subject: Courtship/Father/Romance
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28182
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Guitar Burrows, Derek
Harp Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal Rosenberg, Jay
Flute/Artistic Director Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: En la civdad de Toledo/ y en la civdad de Grenada/ alli se criara unmancevo/
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: In the city of Toledo/ and in the city of Granada/ there a young manwas reared
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 03:12

Title: La Novia Se Banaba
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic/
Subject: Bride/Old Women
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28178
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Percussion Burrows, Derek
Vocal/Percussion Kulbach, Lisle
Percussion Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director/Percussion Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: La novia se banaga,/ los novios se alegaban, banabase. Lo que merecen las...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: The bride bathes/ the suitors rejoice/ she bathed herself. What brides deserve
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 01:23

Title: Mose Salio De Misrayim
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic/
Subject: Moses/Jethro/Pharoah/Exodus
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28179
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Guitar Burrows, Derek
Violin Kulbach, Lisle
Psaltry/Tenor Chalumeau Rosenberg, Jay
Vocal/Artistic Director Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Mose salio di misrayim/ huyendo del rey par'o/ fuese derecho a midian/
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Moses went out of Egypt/ fleeing from King Pharoah/ and went straight to...
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 05:07

Title: Mose Mose Mose
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic/Biblical
Subject: Moses/Miriam/Rescue/Pharoah's Daughter
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28180
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Rebeck Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal/Artistic Director/Strumstic Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Mose, Mose, Mose,/ nuestro Rabenu Mose/ Voy a contar un maaseh/ de nuestro...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Moses, Moses, Moses/ our teacher Moses/ I will tgell of the deeds/ of our..
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 01:50

Title: Un Cabrito
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic/Passover/Holiday
Subject: Had Gadya/Kid/Goat/
Song Comment: Translation of Chad Gadya - Is this same as "Un Cavritico"?
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28181
Vocal Burrows, Derek
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Y un cabrito y un cabrito/ que compro mi padre dor dos ochitos Y vino el...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: One kid, on kid which my father bought for two small coins (pieces of eight)
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk/Chant/Acapello
Length: 01:49

Title: Estando Padre Cura
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic/Humorous
Subject: Priest/Frog/Pregnancy/Child
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28176
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Percussion Burrows, Derek
Percussion Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal/Percussion Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director/Percussion Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Estgando el padre cura/ malito en la cama,/ A la media noche/ Ilamo a la...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Once there was a priest/ sick in bed, In the middle of the night he called...
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 01:35

Title: Eres Chiquita
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic
Subject: Courtship/Rejection
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28183
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Vocal Burrows, Derek
Rebec Kulbach, Lisle
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Eres chiquita y bonita/ y eres como yo te quiero/ y eres campanita de oro/
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: You are small and beautiful;/ you are what I love;/ you are a bell of gold/
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 02:20

Title: Mi Nuera
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Wedding/Sephardic
Subject: Bride/Mother-In-Law/Fidelity
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28175
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Percussion Burrows, Derek
Vocal/Percussion Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal/Percussion Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director/Percussion Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Mi nuea, mi nuera/ mi nuera garrida,/ tejeri(s) las cintas/ di nuestras...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: My daughter-in-law/ beautiful dauhgter in law/ embroider the waists of our...
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 01:22

Title: Levantisme Madre
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Wedding
Subject: Husband/Carpenter/Bride/Bedding/Sexual Allusions/Locks/Keys
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28174
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Vocal/Percussion Burrows, Derek
Rebec/Flute Kulbach, Lisle
Percussion Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director/Flute/Percussion Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Levantisme, madre, lunes de manana;/ fuerame al mercado y como alboreaba,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Wake me mother, Monday morning/ I would go to market at dawn/
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 03:54

Title: Las Flores
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Holiday
Subject: Flowers/Tu Bishvat/Praise
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28173
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Vocal Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Alabar quiero al Dios/ que es grande de loores/ que crio para el hombre
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: I wish to praise God/ who is full of praise/ who created for people/many...
Language: Ladino
Style: Chant/Folk
Length: 03:18

Title: Wedding Suite
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic/Medley
Subject: Wedding
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28190
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Vocal/Percussion Burrows, Derek
Vocal/Shawm/Percussion Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal/Dumbek/Percussion Rosenberg, Jay
Vocal/Artistic Director/Percussion Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Text and Transliteration of these songs are in the liner notes.
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 04:49

Title: Don Bueso Y Su Hermana
Also known as: Una Tarde De Verano
Genre: Ladino/Romance/Sephardic
Subject: Captives/Prisoners/Sister/Moors
Origin: Alb J-024(a)/CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28172
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Guitar Burrows, Derek
Vocal Kulbach, Lisle
Guitar Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Una tarde de varano, pase por la moreria, Y vi a una mora, lavando
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under title "Una tarde de varano"
Language: Ladino
Style: Spanish/Folk
Length: 03:26

Title: Matesha Matesha
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic
Subject: Courtship/Swing
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28184
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Vocal Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal/Artistic Director Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Matesha, matesha/ atini mujuna/ vaso de oro/ lleno de tisoro/ vaso de plata/
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: A swing, a swing/ give me a cent/ a golden glass /full of treasure/ a silver..
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 00:25

Title: Viva Orduena
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic
Subject: Farming/Dance
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28185
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Percusion Burrows, Derek
Vocal/Percussion Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal/Percussion Rosenberg, Jay
Vocal/Artistic Director/Percussion Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Viva Orduena lo afesha en su arenal/ y asi lo afecha viva Orduena./
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Long live Orduena, sifting (sowing, planting, harvesting, gathering)her field/
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 01:55

Title: Y Estas Casas Altas Son
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic
Subject: Wedding/Dowry/Love
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28189
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Flute Burrows, Derek
Vocal/Kamanja Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal/Dumbek Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director/Bombard/Flute Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Y estas casas altas son,/ para bodas buenas son./ Y estas casas son de pino./
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: These houses are so tall/ good for weddings/ and those houses are of pine/
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 03:43

Title: Esta Rakhel La Estimoza
Also known as: Esta Rahel Lastimosa
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccan/Sephardic/
Subject: Fidelity/Marriage/Wife
Origin: Alb E-15(c)/CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28177
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Medieval Spanish Bagpipe/Flute Burrows, Derek
Vocal/Flute Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director/Flute Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Esta rahel lastimoza/ lastima que Dio la dio,/ siendo mujer de quien era/
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under "Esta Rahel lastimosa"
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 02:55

Title: Abenamar
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic
Subject: Moors/Alhambra/Palaces
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28186
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Guitar Burrows, Derek
Violin Kulbach, Lisle
'Ud Rosenberg, Jay
Vocal/Artistic Director Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Abenamar, Abenamar/ moro de la moreria,/ el dia que tu naciste/
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Abenamar, Abenamar,/ Moor of the Moorish quarter/ on the day of your birth/
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 03:37

Title: Un Capitan Sevillano
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic
Subject: Warrior Maiden/Daughters/War/Soldiers/Love
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28187
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Guitar Burrows, Derek
Vocal Kulbach, Lisle
Cornetto Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director/Naquqara Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Un capitan sevillano/ siete hijas le dio Dios/ y tuvo la mala suerte/
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: A captain from Seville/ seven daughters given by God/ and had the bad luck/
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk/Dramatically
Length: 04:21

Title: Estaba Senor Don Gato
Genre: Folk/Spanish/Moroccon/Sephardic/Children
Subject: Tom Cat/Death/Female Cat
Origin: CD V-009(d)
Translation: CD V-009(d)
On album: V-009(d) (Voice of the Turtle/ Bridges of Song/ Music of the Spanish Jews of Morocco)
Track ID: 28188
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Guitar Burrows, Derek
Flute Kulbach, Lisle
Vocal/Percussion Rosenberg, Jay
Artistic Director/Percussion Wachs, Judith
Arranger Voice Of The Turtle
First line: Estaba Senor Don Gato,/ sentadito en su tejado ay ay ay,/ sentadito en su...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Mr cat was seated on the roof, ay ay ay, with one hand on his waist/
Language: Ladino
Style: Folk
Length: 01:43

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