Look up artist Weiss, Sam


Name: Weiss, Sam

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Title: Bereles Sher -- בערעלעס שער
Composer: Gill, Benny
Composer: Farber, Nat
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty/Instrumental
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22340
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Drums Weiss, Sam
Bass Breen, Larry
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Clarinet/Orchestra Leader Katz, Mickey
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trumpet Ellman, Ziggy
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Sher

Title: Freylekh Jamboree
Composer: Katz, Mickey
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22341
Clarinet/Orchestra Leader Katz, Mickey
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Guitar Bain, Bob
Bass Breen, Larry
Drums Weiss, Sam
Xylophone Singer, Lewis
Track comment: Has elements of a sher, broyges tants, freylekhs,
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Grandma's Draydl
Composer: Farber, Nat
Composer: Katz, Mickey
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22342
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Clarinet/Orchestra Leader Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Bass Breen, Larry
Drums Weiss, Sam
Xylophone Hansell, Ralph
Track comment: Joel Grey sings "Papa, Play For Me" to this melody/Recorded Oct 3, 1952

Title: Hava Nagila (Nathanson) -- הבה נגילה
Also known as: Kene Hora (Hava Nagila)
Also known as: Living With the H Tune
Author: Nathanson, Moshe
Genre: Folk/Hora
Subject: Dance/Celebration/Joy
Song Comment: See Page 130 for extended info on the song
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-014(a)/Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb N-014(b)/Alb S-033(a)/Alb K-007(a)
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(b)/Alb B-032(a)
Music: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Pasternak BHN 130/Metro Scher 15
Additional song notes: Originally Chassidic Sadigurer (Bukovina, Poland) nigun. Text - claimed by Idelsohn, but text usually attributed to Moshe - Nathanson. See Pasternak's "Beyond Hava Nagila" p 130: Nulman, p - 102.

Related information in folder 832:On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22343
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Clarinet/Orchestra Leader Katz, Mickey
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Bass Breen, Larry
Drums Weiss, Sam
Trumpet Ellman, Ziggy
Track comment: Recorded Jan 19, 1953
Style: Instrumental/Novelty

Title: Mazl Tov Dances
Composer: Farber, Nat
Composer: Katz, Mickey
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty/Instrumental
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22346
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Clarinet/Orchestra Leader Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Bass Breen, Larry
Drums Weiss, Sam
Track comment: Recorded Aug 18, 1952

Title: Mendls Lid -- מענדלס ליד
Composer: Klein, Emmanuel
Composer: Katz, Mickey
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22347
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Vocal/Clarinet/Orchestra Leader Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Bass Breen, Larry
Violin Gill, Benny
Drums Weiss, Sam
Xylophone Hansell, Ralph
First line: Veyn, mayn Mendl, lakh a bisl, Mendl, ikh bloz far mir a...
First line:װײן, מײַן מעמדל, לאַך אַ ביסל, מענדל, איך בלאָז פֿאַר מיר אַ דרײדל,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Memdel's Song."/ August 3, 1952

Title: The Family Dances
Composer: Farber, Nat
Composer: Katz, Mickey
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty/Instrumental
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22348
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Orchestra Leader/Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Reeds Bercov, Morris
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Bass Breen, Larry
Drums Weiss, Sam

Title: Wedding Samba
Author: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Author: Liebowitz, Joseph
Author: Small, Allan
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Composer: Liebowitz, Joseph
Composer: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Genre: Dance/Samba/Latin
Subject: Wedding/Marriage/Place/Rio Grande
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb 147-48 for relationship between "I Met A Girl", "The Wedding Samba", "I Fell Like I'm Not Out Of Bed Yet", "If I Were A Rich Man" - See also "Der Nayer Sher" See Heskes 3368

Related information in folder 485:On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22352
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Arranger Orchestral Version Small, Allan
English Lyrics Liebowitz, Joseph
Orchestra Leader/Vocal/Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Drums Weiss, Sam
Trumpet Klein, Rafael Mendez
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Bass Breen, Larry
First line: The wedding is over, good luck, the bride, she's happy...
Track comment: Originally Recorded Dec 20, 1950
Language: English

Title: A Private Zhok
On album: M-044(b) (Machaya Klezmer Band What A Machaya!)
Track ID: 24403
Composer Weiss, Sam
Artist Machaya Klezmer Band
Track comment: with Lekoved Peyseykh
Style: Instrumental

Title: Lekoved Peysekh (Instr) -- לכּבד פּסח (אינסטר)
On album: M-044(b) (Machaya Klezmer Band What A Machaya!)
Track ID: 24404
Composer Weiss, Sam
Artist Machaya Klezmer Band
Track comment: with A Private Zhok

Title: Now I Have Everything (Instrumental)
Composer: Bock, Jerry
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31305
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Arranger Farber, Nat
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Style: Klezmer/Theatre
Length: 2:15

Title: Far From The Home I Love (Instrumental)
Composer: Bock, Jerry
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31306
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Arranger Farber, Nat
Style: Klezmer/Theatre

Title: Matchmaker, Matchmaker (Instrumental)
Author: Harnick, Sheldon
Composer: Bock, Jerry
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31311
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Arranger Farber, Nat
Style: Klezmer/Theatre
Length: 2:35

Title: Sabbath Prayer
Author: Harnick, Sheldon
Composer: Bock, Jerry
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31303
Arranger Farber, Nat
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Style: Klezmer/Theatre
Length: 2:33

Title: If I Were A Rich Man
Author: Harnick, Sheldon
Composer: Bock, Jerry
Genre: Theater
Subject: Wealth/Poverty/House/Livestock/Wife/Servants/Importance/
Additional song notes: From "Fiddler On the Roof" See Gottlieb 147-48 for relationship between "I Met A Girl", "The Wedding Samba", "I Fell Like I'm Not Out Of Bed Yet", "If I Were A Rich Man"
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31304
Arranger Farber, Nat
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Theatre
Length: 2:52

Title: Anatevke (Instrumental)
Composer: Bock, Jerry
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31307
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Arranger Farber, Nat
Style: Klezmer/Theatre

Title: To Life (Instrumental)
Author: Harnick, Sheldon
Composer: Bock, Jerry
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31308
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Arranger Farber, Nat
Style: Klezmer/Theatre
Length: 2:13

Title: Sunrise, Sunset (Instrumental)
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31309
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Arranger Farber, Nat
Style: Klezmer/Theatre
Length: 2:10

Title: Miracle Of Miracles (Instrumental)
Author: Harnick, Sheldon
Composer: Bock, Jerry
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31310
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Arranger Farber, Nat
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Style: Klezmer/Theatre
Length: 2:04

Title: Tradition (Instrumental)
Author: Harnick, Sheldon
Composer: Bock, Jerry
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31312
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Arranger Farber, Nat
Style: Klezmer/Theatre
Length: 2:35

Title: Fiddler On The Roof (Instrumental)
Composer: Bock, Jerry
On album: K-022(m) (Mickey Katz Fiddler On The Roof)
Track ID: 31302
Arranger Farber, Nat
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Trumpet Klein, Manny
Violin Gill, Benny
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Trombone Shepard, Thomas
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Rubin, Meyer
Drums Weiss, Sam
Percussion Flynn, Frank
Percussion Bunker, Larry
Style: Klezmer/Theatre
Length: 2:18

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