Look up artist Zeira, Mordecai


Name: Zeira, Mordecai
Name (Yiddish): זעירא, מרדכי
Born: 1905
Died: 1968

Songs written or composed


Title: Adama (Zeira)
Author: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli/Pioneer
Subject: Planting/Farming/Zionist/Peysekh
Additional song notes: Mother Earth

Recordings:


On album: J-002(a) (Judishe Gesang Voices of Israel Chorale Oratorio de Paris)
Track ID: 855
Artist Oratio de Paris
Director Neumann, Max
Language: Hebrew

On album: S-034(a) (Songs & Stories Of The Jewish Holidays Herb Strauss)
Track ID: 856
Vocal Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Artist Straus, Herb, vocal and narration
Language: Hebrew

On album: S-043(a) (A Recital of Israeli and Yiddish Songs by Elly Stone)
Track ID: 857
Artist Stone, Elly
Language: Hebrew

On album: H-025(a) (Jerusalem The Music of its People Sara Osnath Halevy)
Track ID: 858
Artist Halevy, Sara Osnath
Conductor/Arranger Wesby, Ivo
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

On album: B-056(b) (Halevi Choral Society/Orch Hall Concert Jacob Barkin, Tenor)
Track ID: 859
Composer Mindlin, Avrom
Vocal Barkin, Khazn Jacob -- באַרקין, חזן יעקבֿ
Artist Halevi Choral Society
Artist Reznick, Hyman, cond
Track comment: Part of 14 song medley under name "Ba'uverinnu"
Language: Hebrew

On album: H-007(a) (Ilamay Handel sings Portraits of Jewish Life in Song)
Track ID: 860
Vocal/Narrator Handel, Ilamay
Piano Rocke, Cecile
Narrator Hirsch, Sam
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert

Title: Havu Levanim -- הבו לבנים
Author: Pen, Alexander -- פּן, אלכּסנדר
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli/Pioneer/Zionist/Literary Origin
Subject: Labor/Work/Bricks
Origin: Vorbei 337

Recordings:


On album: B-003(p) (Sidor Belarsky Sings A Salute To Israel's 20 Anniversary -- סידאָר בעלאַרסקי 20 ישׂראל)
Track ID: 6320
Vocal Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Musical Director Heifetz, Vladimir -- חפֿץ, װלאַדימיר
Violin Ravina, Oscar
Cello Altmann, Bernardo
First line: Havu levenim eyn pnay laamod af rega
First line (Hebrew):הבו לבנים אין פנאי לעמד אף רגע
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert

On album: V-015(k) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 11/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31634
Vocal Goland, Yosef -- גאָלאַנד, יוסף
First line: Havu levenim eyn pnay laamod af rega
First line (Hebrew):הבו לבנים אין פנאי לעמד אף רגע
Language: Hebrew
Style: Hora/Orchestral Accompaniment
Length: 2:52

Title: Kakha -- כּכה
Author: Ashman, Aaron -- אשמן, אהרן
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli/Jewish Agency/Pioneer/Place
Subject: Land/Song/Mountains/Valleys/Kinneret/Bashan/Gilead
Transliteration: Binder 15
Translation: Binder 15
Music: Binder 15

Recordings:


On album: V0031
Track ID: 33765
Vocal Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Organ Saslavsky, Nicholas L. -- סאַסלאַװסקי, נ. ל.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert

On album: R-013(b) (Henry Rosenblatt Recital Jascha Zayde at the Piano Vol 2)
Track ID: 7769
Artist Rosenblatt, Henry -- ראָזענבלאַט, הענרי
Piano Zayde, Jascha
Artist Chajes, Julius
Language: Hebrew

On album: B-003(f) (Sidor Belarsky Songs of Israel)
Track ID: 7770
Vocal Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert

Title: Lemoladeti -- למוֹלדתּי
Also known as: Pakad Adonay
Author: Bergmann-Avikhanan, Hillel
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Zionist/Pioneer
Subject: Fraternity/Ships/Immigration/Ocean
Origin: Bugatch 33/Alb N-014(a)Vorbei 451/Metro Sher 49
Transliteration: Bugatch 33/Alb N-014(a)/Alb S-056(a)/Vorbei 451/Metro Sher 45
Translation: Alb K-001(c)/Alb N-014(b)/Metro Sher 45
Music: Bugatch 33

Sheet music:


Folder: 924
Series: 4
Arranger: Scher, William
Arranged for: Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, NY
Date: 1951
Provenance: Gift of Carol Weinbaum
First line: Lemoladeti heyvet oti, bayam galim veketsef,
First line (Yiddish): למולדתי הבאת אותי בים גלים וקצף, אשק תרניב אניתי,

Folder: 1011
Series: 4
Arranger: Scher, William
Arranged for: Bb Clarinet/ Bb Tenor Sax
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, NY
Date: 1951
Provenance: Gift of Carol Weinbaum
First line: Lemoladeti heyvet oti, bayam galim veketsef,
First line (Yiddish): למולדתי הבאת אותי בים גלים וקצף, אשק תרניב אניתי,

Folder: 742
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1948
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 635
First line: Lemoladeti hevat oti, be yam galim…
First line (Yiddish): למולדתי הבאת אותי בים גלים וקצף,
Notes: Dark blue lettering, Hebrew/English. One of four Palestinean songs. As sung by Irene Tauber. Photo of Irene Tauber. Pricee 40 cents. Aurtur Wolf credited as co-composer with Zeira. ??

Recordings:


On album: S-056(a) (Time For Singing featuring "Shimon & Ilana")
Track ID: 12025
Author Bregman, R. -- ברעגמאַן, ר.
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Gewirtz, Shimon and Ilana
Artist Soifer, Dave, / Moe Isaak
Artist Zelman, Mel, narrator
First line: Lemoladeti heyvet oti, Bayam galim vaketsef,
First line:למוֹלדתּי הבאת אוֹתי, בּים גלים וקצף. אשק תרניך אניתי.
Track comment: Bugatch-credits words to Bregman, Pub under "Pakad Adonay"

On album: G-006(n) (Sarah Gorby 78 rpm Recordings from NY Public Library & YIVO)
Track ID: 18935
Vocal Gorby, Sarah -- גאָרבי, שׂרה
First line: Lemoladeti heyvet oti, Bayam galim vaketsef,
First line (Hebrew):למוֹלדתּי הבאת אוֹתי, בּים גלים וקצף. אשק תרניך אניתי.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Melotone 298 NYPL - Recorded under Pakad Adonay
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert

On album: N-014(a) (Sing Palestine Songs of Palestine sung by Moshe Nathanson -- ארץ ישׂראל בּשיר)
Track ID: 9067
Artist Nathanson, Moshe
First line: Eyli moladeti heyvet oti, Bayam galim vaketsef,
First line (Hebrew):עלי מוֹלדתּי הבאת אוֹתי, בּים גלים וקצף. אשק תרניך אניתי.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From medley 78rpm album "Sing-Pioneer" Metro Music P2003
Language: Hebrew

On album: N-014(b) (Moshe Nathanson Songfest/ Favorite Songs of the Feinberg Duo)
Track ID: 9068
Artist: Nathanson, Moshe
First line: Elei moladeti heyvet oti, Bayam galim vaketsef,
First line (Hebrew):עלי מוֹלדתּי הבאת אוֹתי, בּים גלים וקצף. אשק תרניך אניתי.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: You have brought me to my fatherland through a sea of...
Language: Hebrew

On album: K-001(c) (Israel Sings! Karmon Israeli Singers and Dancers)
Track ID: 9069
Vocal Karmon Israeli Dancers and Singers
Conductor Instrumental Group Aldema, Gil -- אלדמע, גיל
Arranger Aldema, Gil -- אלדמע, גיל
First line: Lemoladeti heyvet oti, Bayam galim vaketsef,
Track comment: You brought me to my homeland On a sea of waves and foam,
Language: Hebrew

On album: V-015(f) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 6/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31486
Vocal Blumberg, Joseph -- בלומבערג, יוסף
Piano Dyck, V.
Arranger Rosowsky, Solomon
First line: Eyli moladeti heyvet oti, Bayam galim vaketsef,
First line (Hebrew):עלי מוֹלדתּי הבאת אוֹתי, בּים גלים וקצף. אשק תרניך אניתי.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Hora
Length: 2:34

Title: Ma Tovu (Zeira) -- מה-טבוּ (זעירא)
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי

Recording:


On album: V-002(a) (Songs from Jewish Life sung by Cantor Boris Voronovsky)
Track ID: 9547
Artist Voronsky, Khazn Boris
Artist Kingsford, Charles, piano, organ
Track comment: Tribute to buauty of Emek valley, paraphrases "How goodly.."

Title: Shir Eres (Zeira) -- שיר ערשׂ (זעירא)
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Literary Origin/Israeli/Lullaby

Recording:


On album: G-016(a) (Yiddish-Hebrew Folk Songs Chayele Grober)
Track ID: 19409
Artist Grober, Khayele
Artist Papandopoulos, Yannis, piano
Language: Hebrew

Title: Shir Hakhamisha -- שיר החמשה
Author: Shalom, Sh. -- שלום, ש.
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Literary Origin/Zionist
Subject: Pioneer/Legends/Labor/Building/Dreams

Recording:


On album: B-003(p) (Sidor Belarsky Sings A Salute To Israel's 20 Anniversary -- סידאָר בעלאַרסקי 20 ישׂראל)
Track ID: 13833
Vocal Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Musical Director Heifetz, Vladimir -- חפֿץ, װלאַדימיר
Violin Ravina, Oscar
Cello Altmann, Bernardo
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert

Title: Shirat Hanoded (The Vagabond) -- שירת הנודד
Author: Ashman, Aaron -- אשמן, אהרן
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli
Subject: Love/Wanderer/Vagabond
Origin: Netzer 62
Transliteration: Netzer 62
Music: Netzer 62

Recordings:


On album: H-003(a) (Nehama Hendel -- נחמה הנדל שרה שירים של ושל עכשיו)
Track ID: 20742
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Hendel, Nechama -- הנדל, נחמה
Arranger/Conductor Braun, Yekheskl
First line: Hey. tsiyunyuney haderekh, anavim levanbanot, tov lashut --
First line:הי, ציוּניוּני הדרך, אבנים לבנבּנוֹת, טוֹב לשוּט -- תּרמיל על שכם

On album: H-003(c) (Helena Hendel in the Jerusalem Chan Israeli Songs -- הלנה הנדל בּחאן הירושלמי שירי הארץ)
Track ID: 13939
Vocal/Arranger Hendel, Nechama -- הנדל, נחמה
Guitar/Arranger Regnier, Leonard -- רנייה, ליאונרד
Flute/Arranger Schiffers, Peter -- שיפרס, פּיטר
First line: Hey. tsiyunyuney haderekh, anavim levanbanot, tov lashut --
First line (Hebrew):הי, ציוּניוּני הדרך, אבנים לבנבּנוֹת, טוֹב לשוּט -- תּרמיל על שכם
Track comment: Arranged by Hendel, Regnier and Schiffers
Language: Hebrew

On album: S-051(a) (sing along kibbutz songs with sara'leh sharon -- לשיר בּעמק מועדון הזמר עמק הערדן עם שׂרה'לה שרון)
Track ID: 13940
Artist Sharon, Sarele -- שרון, שׂרה'לה
First line: Hey. tsiyunyuney haderekh, anavim levanbanot, tov lashut --
First line (Hebrew):הי, ציוּניוּני הדרך, אבנים לבנבּנוֹת, טוֹב לשוּט -- תּרמיל על שכם
Track comment: Part of Medley
Language: Hebrew

Title: Shirat Hashomer -- שירת השומר
Author: Shenhar, Yitskhak -- שנהר, יצחק
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli
Subject: Occupation/Night Guard/Watchman
Origin: Alb B-021(a)/Vorbei 336
Transliteration: Alb B-021(a)
Translation: Alb B-021(a)
Additional song notes: The Watchman's Song

Recordings:


On album: H-021(a) (Ohela Halevy Voice of Israel)
Track ID: 13942
Artist Halevy, Ohela
Artist Mishori, Nathan, flute
Artist Ophir, Miriam, drums
First line: Holem tsahadi bidmi halayl. Ay sham harkhek shoel mayalel.
First line (Hebrew):הולם צערי בּדמי הליל. אי שם הרחק שועל מילל. הסכּת ושמה,
Track comment: The night is quiet. I hear my own footsteps. Somewhere far..
Language: Hebrew

On album: V-015(k) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 11/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31641
Vocal Goland, Yosef -- גאָלאַנד, יוסף
First line: Holem tsahadi bidmi halayl. Ay sham harkhek shoel mayalel.
First line (Hebrew):הולם צעדי בּדמי הליל. אי שם הרחק שועל מילל. הסבת ושמה,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert/Piano Accompaniment
Length: 2:47

Title: Lekha Dodi (Zeira) -- לכה דודי (זירה)
Author: Alkabetz, Rabbi Solomon -- אלקבּץ, ר" שלמה
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Religious/Hymn/Liturgy
Subject: Shabos/Welcoming/Bride/Sabbath
Origin: Alb B-033(f)/Zim 08Alb M-038(a)/Alb S-088(a)/Alb K-047(d)/Alb W-016(a)
Transliteration: Alb S-047(c)/Alb S-056(a)/Zim 08/Alb G-013(e)/Alb G-013(c)/Nath 53/
Translation: Alb B-033(f)/Zim 08/Alb W-016(a)/Alb B-026(b)/Alb K-047(d)/J-034(a)/M030(a)

Recordings:


On album: B-023(a) (Bashana Haba'ah (Any Time Of The Year) -- בּשנה הבּאה)
Track ID: 9001
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Gaon, Yehoram -- גאון, יהורם
Arranger Cohen, Shimon -- כּהן, שמעון
First line: L'chah dodi likrat kallah; p'nei shabat n'kabblah
First line (Hebrew):לכה דודי לקראת כּלה פּני שבּת נקבּלה.
Language: Hebrew

On album: B-056(b) (Halevi Choral Society/Orch Hall Concert Jacob Barkin, Tenor)
Track ID: 9004
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Barkin, Khazn Jacob -- באַרקין, חזן יעקבֿ
Artist Halevi Choral Society
Artist Reznick, Hyman, cond
First line: L'chah dodi likrat kallah; p'nei shabat n'kabblah
First line (Hebrew):לכה דודי לקראת כּלה פּני שבּת נקבּלה.
Track comment: Ba'uverinu - medley of 14 songs arranged by Zvi Weinraub
Language: Hebrew

On album: S-017(a) (The Joy Of The Sabbath In Song And Story (English Narration) -- פּני שבּת נקבּלה סדר יום שבּת מכניסח ועד יציאה)
Track ID: 8994
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Gaon, Yehoram -- גאון, יהורם
Arranger Cohen, Shimon -- כּהן, שמעון
First line: L'chah dodi likrat kallah; p'nei shabat n'kabblah
First line (Hebrew):לכה דודי לקראת כּלה פּני שבּת נקבּלה.
Language: Hebrew

On album: S-017(b) (The Joy Of The Sabbath In Song And Story (Hebrew Narration) -- פּני שבּת נקבּלה סדר יום שבּת מכניסח ועד יציאה)
Track ID: 8995
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Gaon, Yehoram -- גאון, יהורם
Arranger Cohen, Shimon -- כּהן, שמעון
First line: L'chah dodi likrat kallah; p'nei shabat n'kabblah
First line (Hebrew):לכה דודי לקראת כּלה פּני שבּת נקבּלה.
Language: Hebrew

Title: Shirat Haroeh -- שירת הרועה
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli
Subject: Occupation/Shepherd
Additional song notes: Shepherd's Song

Recording:


On album: V-015(f) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 6/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31498
Vocal Glinkowsky, David -- גלינקאָוודקי, דוד
Piano Simoni, Wolf
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert
Length: 2:52

Title: Al Tira (Zeira) -- אל תּירא (זעירא)
Also known as: Don't Be Afraid
Author: Harusi, Emanuel -- הרוּסי, עמנואל
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli/Zionist
Subject: Dream/Strength
Origin: Bugatch 34
Transliteration: Bugatch 34
Translation: Alb C-018(a)
Music: Bugatch 34
Additional song notes: Text inspired by 28th chapter of Genesis - Jacob's ladder dream/ See also "Omar Hashem L'Yaakov" and "Al Tira Avdi Yaakov"

Recordings:


On album: W-026(a) (Simon Wynberg Songs of My People)
Track ID: 26142
Artist Narada Artists
Track comment: Inst version recorded by Chagy
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-001(b) (Songs of the Sabras Karmon Israeli Dancers and Singers)
Track ID: 1110
Vocal Karmon Israeli Dancers and Singers
Director Karmon, Jonathan
First line: Al tira avdi Yaakov, Hoy khalamti khalom, Al tira avdi...
First line (Hebrew):אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב, הוֹי, חלמתּי חלוֹם, אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב,
Language: Hebrew

On album: A-032(a) (Hanna Ahroni Songs of Israel)
Track ID: 1114
Artist Ahroni, Hanna
Arranger/Conductor Orchestra & Chorus Grossman, Sam
First line: Al tira avdi Yaakov, Hoy khalamti khalom, Al tira avdi...
First line (Hebrew):אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב, הוֹי, חלמתּי חלוֹם, אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Have No Fear, Jacob My Servant
Language: Hebrew

On album: I-009(a) (Michael Isaacson and The Israeli Pops Opening Night!)
Track ID: 1115
Arranger/Condutor Isaacson, Khazn Michael
Artist Isaacson, M & Scott Lavender, arr
Artist: Israel Pops
Arranger Lavender, Scott
First line: Al tira avdi Yaakov, Hoy khalamti khalom, Al tira avdi...
First line:אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב, הוֹי, חלמתּי חלוֹם, אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב,
Track comment: Al Tira/ Ushaftem Mayim/ Rad Halayla/ Tsena/ Hevnu Sholom..
Style: Instrumental

On album: V-015(h) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 8/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31546
Vocal Kipnis, Chana
Orchestra Leader Petruschka, Sigmund
Artist: Petruschka Orchestra -- אָרקעסטער פּעטרושקאַ
Language: Hebrew
Style: Hora
Length: 2:40

On album: O-006(b) (Oranim Zabar Israeli Troupe, Guela Gill, Around the Campfire)
Track ID: 1111
Artist Gill, Geula & Oranim Zabar Troupe
Arranger Seltzer, Dov -- זלצר, דב
Artist Elber, Avraham, percussion
Drum Kagen, Michael
First line: Al tira avdi Yaakov, Hoy khalamti khalom, Al tira avdi...
First line (Hebrew):אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב, הוֹי, חלמתּי חלוֹם, אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב,
Language: Hebrew

On album: A-007(a) (Treasures Of Our People Chayele Ash/ Ari and Avrom Fuhrman -- פֿון אונדזערע אוצרות חיהלע אַש \ ארי און אַבֿרהם פֿורמאַן)
Track ID: 1112
Vocal Fuhrman, Ari -- פֿורמאַן, אַרי
Piano Kesilman, Edythe
First line: Al tira avdi Yaakov, Hoy khalamti khalom, Al tira avdi...
First line (Hebrew):אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב, הוֹי, חלמתּי חלוֹם, אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב,
Track comment: with Bearvot Hanegev, Erev Ba, Finjan, Shir Hapalmakh
Language: Hebrew

On album: C-018(a) (Cantica Hebraica Chorus and Chamber Orchestra)
Track ID: 1113
Artist Gilbert, Khazan Ramon
Piano Michno, Dennis
First line: Al tira avdi Yaakov, Hoy khalamti khalom, Al tira avdi...
First line (Hebrew):אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב, הוֹי, חלמתּי חלוֹם, אל תּירא, עבדי יעקב,
Language: Hebrew

Title: Ole Regl -- אולי רגל
Author: Shenhar, Yitskhak -- שנהר, יצחק
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli/Yemenite/Jewish Agency
Subject: Pilgrim

Recording:


On album: V-015(h) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 8/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31547
Vocal Kipnis, Chana
Orchestra Leader Petruschka, Sigmund
Artist: Petruschka Orchestra -- אָרקעסטער פּעטרושקאַ
Language: Hebrew
Style: Yemenite
Length: 3:51

Title: Hagamal Hameofef -- הגמל המעופף
Author: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Composer: Harusi, Emanuel -- הרוּסי, עמנואל
Genre: Israeli
Subject: Camel
Origin: Vorbei 336
Translation: Vorbei 325
Additional song notes: "The Flying Camel"

Recording:


On album: V-015(k) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 11/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31630
Vocal Goland, Yosef -- גאָלאַנד, יוסף
First line: Lirid ha'mazrich shir nishirah
First line (Hebrew):ליריד המזרח שיר נשירה
Language: Hebrew
Style: Piano Accompaniment
Length: 2:37

Title: Zemer Letotseret Haaretz -- זמר לתוצרת הארץ
Author: Harusi, Emanuel -- הרוּסי, עמנואל
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli/Zionist
Subject: Products/Economics
Origin: Vorbei 336
Additional song notes: "Buy Palestine Products Hymn" See Vorbei 325

Recording:


On album: V-015(k) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 11/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31642
Vocal Goland, Yosef -- גאָלאַנד, יוסף
First line (Hebrew):אלף זו ארץ ותו זו תוצרת,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Conceret/ Piano Accompaniment
Length: 2:06

Title: Katonu Meod -- קטנו מאד
Author: Burla, Yehuda -- בורלא, יהודה
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli
Subject: Humility
Origin: Vorbei 706
Additional song notes: "We Are Humble"

Recording:


On album: V-015(k) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 11/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31647
Vocal Goland, Yosef -- גאָלאַנד, יוסף
First line: Katonu meod, mikol am niflenu, yokhenu refion…
First line (Hebrew):קטנו מאד מכל עם נפלינו יאכלנו רפיון,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Piano Accompaniment
Length: 2:36

Title: Ten Katef -- תּן כּתּף
Author: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Composer: Hameiri, Avigdor -- המאירי, אביגדוד
Genre: Israeli/Pioneer
Subject: Prevail/Hope/Pain/

Sheet music:


Folder: 744
Series: 4
Arranger: Kosakoff, Reuven
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration/English
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1949
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 637
First line: Ten katef atsom et heynayim…
First line (Yiddish): תּן כּתּף, עצם אתּ היענים, מים לנו
Notes: Dark green cover with cream lettering. Drawing of artists palette with brushes. Price 50 cents. Hebrew lyrics and english translation on back cover.

Title: Hakad
Author: Khalfi, Avraham -- חלפי, אברהם
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli

Sheet music:


Folder: 855
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration
Publisher: Edition J. Naidat,
Publisher address: Tel Aviv, Israel
Date: 1949
Provenance: Gift of Gail Morrison Hall
First line: Reitikh im kad tsamed el hasfatayim…
Notes: Orange lettering. Drawing of large pitcher with music notes pouring out of spout. Hebrew text on back cover.

Title: Lailah Lailah -- לילה לילה
Also known as: Layla Layla
Also known as: Layle Layle
Author: Alterman, Natan -- אלתּרמן, נתן
Author: Alterman, Natan -- אלתּרמן, נתן
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Literary Origin/Israeli/Folk/Lullaby
Subject: Night/Wind/Sleep/Knight/Animal/Sword/Candle/Name
Origin: Netzer 63
Transliteration: Netzer 63/Bikel 105/YRD YPS 287/Alb Y-018(b)Alb Y-018(d)
Translation: Alb K-047(a)/Bikel 105/Y-018(d)
Music: Netzer 63/YRD YPS 287

Sheet music:


Folder: 849
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration
Publisher: Hamerkaz-Letarbut
Publisher address: Tel Aviv, Israel
Date: 1951
Provenance: Gift of Gail Morrison Hall
First line: Layla layla, haruakh goveret, layla layla homa hatsameret..
First line (Yiddish): לילה, לילה, הרות גוברת, לילה, לילה, הרות הצמרת,
Notes: Black lettering, Hebrew/English on Yellow/White backround. Hebrew text on back cover.

Folder: 972
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration
Publisher: Hamerkaz-Letarbut, Israel
First line: Layla, layle, haruach goveret, layle, layle, homa hatsamert
First line (Yiddish): לילה, לילה, הרוח גוברת, לילה, לילה, הרמה הצמרת,

Recordings:


On album: A-031(a) (Sharona Aron sings Israeli Songs)
Track ID: 11276
Author Zerubavel -- זרובּבל
Composer Zahavi, Dovid -- זהבי, דוד
Artist Aron, Sharona
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Go to sleep, sing the clouds. A tiny star smiles in its...
Language: Hebrew

On album: T-002(b) (Topol '68 With Roger Webb & His Orchestra)
Track ID: 8877
Vocal Topol, Chaim -- טופּול, חיים
Artist: Webb, Roger Orchestra
English Adapation Shaper, H.
First line: Layla, layla, the night wind goes stronger,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Adapted from the Hebrew
Language: English

On album: M-001(a) (Maida Sings Folk Israeli and Jewish)
Track ID: 8878
Vocal Maida
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew
Style: Folk

On album: M-002(a) (Recorded Live At A Jewish Party The "Young Israelians")
Track ID: 8879
Artist Mann, Joy and Young Israelians
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Language: Hebrew

On album: K-047(a) (Cantor Sholom Katz sings Hebrew and Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 8880
Vocal Katz, Khazn Sholom -- קאַץ, חזן שלום
Artist Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

On album: S-018(a) (Bracha Skulnick Sings -- בּרכה סקולניק זינגט)
Track ID: 8881
Artist Skulnik, Brakha -- בּרכה סקולניק
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Language: Hebrew

On album: B-007(h) (Theodore Bikel Sings Songs Of Israel)
Track ID: 8882
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

On album: B-056(b) (Halevi Choral Society/Orch Hall Concert Jacob Barkin, Tenor)
Track ID: 8883
Vocal Barkin, Khazn Jacob -- באַרקין, חזן יעקבֿ
Artist Halevi Choral Society
Artist Reznick, Hyman, cond
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Track comment: Part of Ba'uverinu - Medley of 14 songs
Language: Hebrew

On album: H-028(a) (Adaya Henis..Traditional Songs in Yiddish, Ladino and Hebrew)
Track ID: 8884
Artist Henis, Adaya
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

On album: D-012(a) (Shoshana Damari Kaloniot)
Track ID: 8885
Artist Damari, Shoshana -- דמארי, שושנה
Arranger/Conductor Wilensky, Moshe -- וילנסקי, משה
Artist Kaplan, Abraham, chor dir
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

On album: S-080(a) (Sweet Dreams (Sheyne Chalomes) For Guitars and Flutes -- שײנע חלומות)
Track ID: 8887
Artist Schonbrun, Bluma & Bill Bridges
Artist Schonbrun, B.& B. Bridges, arr
Track comment: Part of "Lullaby Medley" with "Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen"
Style: Instrumental

On album: Y-018(b) (Where Dreams Are Born Jewish Lullabies)
Track ID: 19115
Artist Rosenthal, Margie & Ilene Safyan
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh noshevet, layla, layla, homa...
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח......, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Language: Hebrew

On album: Y-018(d) (Sleep My Child A Collection of Jewish Lullabies)
Track ID: 22702
Vocal Solomon, Khazn Robert
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Language: Hebrew

On album: A-038(a) (Mark Aizikovitch Der Fremde...The Stranger)
Track ID: 24647
Artist Ayzikovitch, Mark -- אײַזיקאָװיטש, מאַרק
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh noshevet, layla, layla, homa...
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Track comment: Every night the wind hums through the trees. Go to sleep...
Language: Hebrew

On album: M-060(a)
Track ID: 26803
Artist Klezmerim [M-060(a)]
Track comment: Not listed in liner notes
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-129(a) (Klezmokum / Jew-azzic Park)
Track ID: 39041
clarinet Robinson, Perry
vocals, trumpet Beysens, Patricia
clarinet and alto sax, background vocal Mekel, Hans
tuba Fishkind, Larry, tuba
drums and African percussion Haliffi, Roberto, drums
Compositions, arrangements, piano, background vocals Greene, Burton
First line: lailha lailah, ha ruach daberet lailha lailah, omatza kol chaf mez
Language: Hebrew
Length: 8:24

On album: Y-056(a) (Yaroslav Yakubovic/Songs of the Land Israeli Tunes -- אלבום שירי הארץ)
Track ID: 39280
Language: Hebrew
Length: 3:06

On album: L-093(a) (Lullabies and Childrens' Songs -- וויג און קינדער לידער)
Track ID: 42226
Vocal Maida
First line: Layla, layla, haruakh overet, layla, layla, homa hatsameret,
First line (Hebrew):לילה, לילה, הרוּח עוֹברת, לילה, לילה, הוֹמה הצמרת,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Folk
Length: 2:26

Title: Shirath Hechalil
Also known as: Song of the Flute
Also known as: Hine Achalaiah
Author: Shenhar, Yitskhak -- שנהר, יצחק
Composer: Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Genre: Israeli/Love
Subject: Flute/Kid/Lost/Girl/Lone/Tent/Caress/Space
Additional song notes: Song of the Flute

Sheet music:


Folder: 1010
Series: 4
Arranger: Binder, A. W.
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Bloch Publishing
Date: 1935
Provenance: Gift of Gerald Kadis

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Title: Hinei Akhelela (Heb)
On album: K-001(b) (Songs of the Sabras Karmon Israeli Dancers and Singers)
Track ID: 6596
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Karmon Israeli Dancers and Singers
Director Karmon, Jonathan
Track comment: I'll Play the Flute.
Language: Hebrew

Title: Hinei Akhelela (Heb)
On album: D-012(f) (Shoshana! A Program of Israeli and International Songs)
Track ID: 6598
Author Shemberg, Y.
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Damari, Shoshana -- דמארי, שושנה
Orchestra Conductor Kingsley, Gershon
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: I Will Play My Flute
Language: Hebrew

Title: Hayu Leyilot (Those Were Nights)
On album: H-019(a) (Hedva The Voice of Israel)
Track ID: 6350
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Hedva (Hedva Amrani Danoff)
Keyboard Peery, Eldad
Arranger David, Toby A.

Title: Hayu Leyilot (Those Were Nights)
On album: K-012(a) (The Kookoo & The Sarafan Kadimah Palestine Company 1. -- הקוּקוּ והסרפן)
Track ID: 6351
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Peres, Mikhl

Title: Hayu Leyilot (Those Were Nights)
On album: R-030(c) (Meir Rimon Lovely Songs of Israel Horn of Plenty -- קרן שיר מאיר רימוֹן שירי ארץ ישׂראל)
Track ID: 6352
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
French Horn Rimon, Meir -- רימוֹן, מאיר
Artist Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Members
Conductor Amos, David

Title: Shir Sameakh -- שיר שׂמח
Also known as: Zingt Yisroel
On album: N-008(c) (Fay Nicoll "Something Olde, Something New")
Track ID: 13923
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Nicoll, Fay
Piano/Arranger Tell, Rick
First line: Im gam roshenu shakh vetsev sovevenu - hava venitlakakh
First line (Hebrew):אם גם ראשנוּ שח ועצב סוֹבבנוּ - הבה ונתלקח מן השׂמחה שבּנוּ.
Track comment: Shir Sameakh, Yismekhu Hashamayim, Ki Mitsion - Medley
Language: Hebrew

Title: Shir Sameakh -- שיר שׂמח
Also known as: Zingt Yisroel
On album: D-004(c) (Louis Danto Salutes Israel -- שׁירים ליובל ישׂראל)
Track ID: 13924
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Artist Maddox, J. piano, R Hicks, guitar
Artist Taylor, P oboe, J Taylor, tromb
First line: Im gam roshenu shakh vetsev sovevenu - hava venitlakakh
First line (Hebrew):אם גם ראשנוּ שח ועצב סוֹבבנוּ - הבה ונתלקח מן השׂמחה שבּנוּ.
Language: Hebrew

Title: Shir Sameakh -- שיר שׂמח
Also known as: Zingt Yisroel
On album: D-004(e) (Israeli Composers/ (Side 2 & 3)/ Louis Danto, tenor)
Track ID: 13925
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Piano Rigai, Amiram
First line: Im gam roshenu shakh vetsev sovevenu - hava venitlakakh
First line (Hebrew):אם גם ראשנוּ שח ועצב סוֹבבנוּ - הבה ונתלקח מן השׂמחה שבּנוּ.
Track comment: Shir Sameakh for tenor and piano
Language: Hebrew

Title: Shir Sameakh -- שיר שׂמח
Also known as: Zingt Yisroel
On album: M-004(a) (40 Favorite Jewish Melodies -- 40 באַליבטע ייִדישע לידער)
Track ID: 13926
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Jewish Music League of Tel Aviv
Director Herzl, David
Track comment: Recorded under title "Israel Celebrates"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Shir Sameakh -- שיר שׂמח
Also known as: Zingt Yisroel
On album: B-010(d) (Ben Bonus sings israeli songs in yiddish -Sing, Israel, Sing -- "זינג, ישׂראל, זינג")
Track ID: 13927
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Bonus, Ben -- באָנוס, בען
Artist Dan, Yoel, arr & condr
Track comment: Is this version a combination of two songs?
Language: Yiddish/Hebrew

Title: Shualey Shimshon (Heb) -- שועלי שמשון (עברית)
On album: D-012(e) (Shoshana Damari Songs of Israel Moshe Wilensky, Conductor -- שׁושׁנה דמארי שׁירי עם לוֹחם המנצה: משה וילנסקי)
Track ID: 14316
Author Avneri, A -- אבנרי, א.
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Damari, Shoshana -- דמארי, שושנה
Conductor Wilensky, Moshe -- וילנסקי, משה
Arranger Cohen, Shimon -- כּהן, שמעון
First line: Hu, hu, shualav shel shimshon, arba'a, arba'a al hajeep...
First line (Hebrew):הוּ, הוּת שׁוּעליו שׁל שׁמשׁוֹן ארבּעה, ארבּעה על הג'יפּ הדוֹהר,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

Title: Ad Or Haboker -- עד אור הבּוקר
On album: K-001(c) (Israel Sings! Karmon Israeli Singers and Dancers)
Track ID: 847
Author Ashman, Aaron -- אשמן, אהרן
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Karmon Israeli Dancers and Singers
Conductor Instrumental Group Aldema, Gil -- אלדמע, גיל
Arranger Aldema, Gil -- אלדמע, גיל
First line: Ad or haboker, Ad shakhar yenatsnets, Shekhem el shekhem,
Track comment: Until the light of morn, Until dawn breaks, Shoulder...
Language: Hebrew

Title: Ad Or Haboker -- עד אור הבּוקר
On album: M-014(a) (The Mishpokhe Yiddish and Israeli Songs and Dances)
Track ID: 848
Author Ashman, Aaron -- אשמן, אהרן
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Mishpokhe, The Family
First line: Ad or haboker, Ad shakhar yenatsnets, Shekhem el shekhem,
Track comment: Until the light of morn, Until dawn breaks, Shoulder...
Language: Hebrew

Title: Ad Or Haboker -- עד אור הבּוקר
On album: S-005(a) (Noam Sheriff Israel Suite and Hatikva CBS Symphony Orch -- נועם שריף אומרים ישנה ארץ התקוה)
Track ID: 849
Author Ashman, Aaron -- אשמן, אהרן
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist CBS Israel Symphony Orchestra -- התזמורת הסימפונית של סי בּי אס...
Conductor/Arranger Sheriff, Noam -- שריף, נעום,
First line: Ad or haboker, Ad shakhar yenatsnets, Shekhem el shekhem,
Track comment: Until the light of morn, Until dawn breaks, Shoulder...
Language: Hebrew

Title: Al Givot Sheikh Avreyk -- על גבעות שיך אברק (עבֿרית)
On album: xH-029(a)
Track ID: 1049
Author Pen, A. -- פּן, א.
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Helzner, Robyn
First line: Adama, adamati, rekhuma ad moti, ruakh rav kharvonayikh...
First line (Hebrew):אדמה, אדמתי, רחוּמה עד מוֹתי, רוּח רב חרבוֹניך הרתּיח.
Track comment: Published under title "Al Giv'ot Sheich Avreik"
Language: Hebrew

Title: Anu Nosim Lapidim (Instru) -- אנוּ נוֹשׂאים לפּידים
On album: H-018(a) (Hanukka Songs Dahlia Amihud with Orch and Children's Choir -- שירי חנוכה דליה עמיהוד עם תזמרות ומקהלת ילדים)
Track ID: 1404
Author Ze'ev, A Ben -- זאב, א. בּן
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Amihud, Dahlia -- עמיהוד, דליה
Artist Children's Choir and Orch -- עם תזמורת ומקהלת ילדים
Arranger/Conductor Hadar, Yosef -- הדר, יוסף
First line: Anu nosim lapidim Beleylot afelim, Zorkhim hashvilim...
First line:אנוּ נוֹשׂאים לפּידים בּלילוֹת אפלים. זוֹרחים השבילים מתּחת רגלינוּ,
Track comment: Part of medley with "Nerotay"

Title: Ayah -- איה (עבֿרית)

Related information in folder 1468:On album: D-012(e) (Shoshana Damari Songs of Israel Moshe Wilensky, Conductor -- שׁושׁנה דמארי שׁירי עם לוֹחם המנצה: משה וילנסקי)
Track ID: 1732
Author Alterman, Natan -- אלתּרמן, נתן
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Damari, Shoshana -- דמארי, שושנה
Conductor Wilensky, Moshe -- וילנסקי, משה
Artist Winternitz, Dr. Khanan -- וינטרניץ, ד"ר חנן
First line: Bamish'ol harats hagaya, reinuha yediday bamoshav kar'uh la aya uvagdud kor'im..
First line (Hebrew):במשעול הרץ הגיאה, ראינוה ידידי, במושב קראו לה איה אעה ובגודוד קוראים לה אי
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

Title: Eley Moladti (Lemoladeti) -- למוֹלדתּי (פּקד ד')
On album: xN-014(b)
Track ID: 4553
Author Bregman, R. -- ברעגמאַן, ר.
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Nathanson, Moshe
First line: Eley moladti hevet oti, Bayam galim vaketsef,
First line:עלי מוֹלדתּי הבאת אוֹתי, בּים גלים וקצף. אשק תרניך אניתי.
Track comment: You have brought me to my fatherland through a sea of...

Title: Israel Celebrates (Shir Sameakh)
On album: xB-002(b)
Track ID: 7522
Conductor Gunther, William
Artist: William Gunther Orchestra
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Vocal Bart, Jan
Conductor Gunther, William
Artist: William Gunther Orchestra
First line: Zingt zhe brider, zingt zhe shvester, freylekh munter ale...
First line:זינגט זשע ברידער, זינגט זשע שװעסטער, פֿרײלעך מונטער אַלע...
Track comment: Recorded under "Israel Zingt" Same as "Israel Celebrates"

Title: Khultsa Kekhula (Heb) -- חוּלצא כּחלה (עבֿרית)
On album: S-051(a) (sing along kibbutz songs with sara'leh sharon -- לשיר בּעמק מועדון הזמר עמק הערדן עם שׂרה'לה שרון)
Track ID: 8319
Author/Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Sharon, Sarele -- שרון, שׂרה'לה
First line: Khultsa kekhula vehia ola bli shum sofeyk al kol ha'adayim.
First line (Hebrew):חוּלצה כּחלא והיא עוֹלה בּלי שוּם ספק על כּל העדיים.
Track comment: Part of Medley
Language: Hebrew

Title: Kineret (Penn) -- כּנרת (פּן)
On album: K-033(a) (The Most Beautiful Songs of Kinnereth Sea of Galilee -- יש לי כּנרת - שירי כּנרת)
Track ID: 8483
Author Penn, Alexsander -- פּן, אלכּסנדר
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Meiri, Uzi -- מאירי, עוזי
Artist Caspi, Mati, musical direction -- כּספּי, מתי, נהול מוסיקלי
Artist Kenner, Avner, arrangement -- קנר, אבנר, עבוד
Language: Hebrew

Title: Ma Omrot Eynayikh (Heb) -- מה אוֹמרוֹת עיניך
On album: K-001(b) (Songs of the Sabras Karmon Israeli Dancers and Singers)
Track ID: 9527
Author Shenhar, Yitskhak -- שנהר, יצחק
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Karmon Israeli Dancers and Singers
Director Karmon, Jonathan
First line: Shemesh rad layam, Ruakh kal y'hom. Mi kholom alayikh..."
First line (Hebrew):שמש רד לים, רוּח קל יהוֹם. מי חוֹלם עליך בּמשלט ערם.
Track comment: "The sun sinks into the sea, A soft wind moans."
Language: Hebrew

Title: Ma Omrot Eynayikh (Heb) -- מה אוֹמרוֹת עיניך
On album: A-013(a) (Exodus To The World Regina Ben-Amittay)
Track ID: 9528
Author Shenhar, Yitskhak -- שנהר, יצחק
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Ben-Amitay, Regina -- בּן־אמיתי, רגינה
First line: Shemesh rad layam, Ruakh kal y'hom. Mi kholom alayikh..."
First line (Hebrew):שמש רד לים, רוּח קל יהוֹם. מי חוֹלם עליך בּמשלט ערם.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "The sun sinks into the sea, A soft wind moans."
Language: Hebrew

Title: Ma Tovu (Heb, Orland) -- מה-טבוּ (עבֿרית, ארלנד)
On album: D-012(f) (Shoshana! A Program of Israeli and International Songs)
Track ID: 9546
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Damari, Shoshana -- דמארי, שושנה
Orchestra Conductor Kingsley, Gershon
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: This is not the biblical "Ma Tovu"
Language: Hebrew

Title: Shechh Abrek (Heb) -- שיך אברק (עבֿרית)
On album: xB-007(h)
Track ID: 13572
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Author Pen, A. -- פּן, א.
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
First line: Adama, adamati, rekhuma ad moti, ruakh rav kharvonayikh...
First line (Hebrew):אדמה, אדמתי, רחוּמה עד מוֹתי, רוּח רב חרבוֹניך הרתּיח.
Track comment: Published under title "Al Giv'ot Sheich Avreik"
Language: Hebrew

Title: Sheikh Avreyk (Heb) -- שיך אברק
On album: H-005(b) (A Concert with Hillel and Aviva)
Track ID: 13578
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Author Pen, A. -- פּן, א.
Artist Raveh, Hillel -- רווה, הלל
First line: Adama, adamati, rekhuma ad moti, ruakh rav kharvonayikh...
First line (Hebrew):אדמה, אדמתי, רחוּמה עד מוֹתי, רוּח רב חרבוֹניך הרתּיח.
Track comment: Published under title "Al Giv'ot Sheich Avreik"
Language: Hebrew

Title: Sheikh Avreyk (Heb) -- שיך אברק
On album: B-007(h) (Theodore Bikel Sings Songs Of Israel)
Track ID: 13579
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Author Pen, A. -- פּן, א.
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
First line: Adama, adamati, rekhuma ad moti, ruakh rav kharvonayikh...
First line (Hebrew):אדמה, אדמתי, רחוּמה עד מוֹתי, רוּח רב חרבוֹניך הרתּיח.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Published under title "Al Giv'ot Sheich Avreik"
Language: Hebrew

Title: Sheikh Avreyk (Heb) -- שיך אברק
On album: H-029(a) (A Fire Burns Robyn Helzner)
Track ID: 13580
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Author Pen, A. -- פּן, א.
Artist Helzner, Robyn
First line: Adama, adamati, rekhuma ad moti, ruakh rav kharvonayikh...
First line (Hebrew):אדמה, אדמתי, רחוּמה עד מוֹתי, רוּח רב חרבוֹניך הרתּיח.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Published under title "Al Giv'ot Sheich Avreik"
Language: Hebrew

Title: Shir Hamgeyn Uhamari (Heb) -- שיר המגן והמרי
On album: I-002(a) (Warrior's Songs -- שירי לוֹחמים שר שמעון ישׂראלי בּניצוח יצחק גרציאני)
Track ID: 13850
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Israeli, Shimon -- ישׂראלי, שמעון
Arranger/Conductor Gratsiani, Yitskhok -- גרציאני, יצחק
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

Title: Sovevuni (Heb) -- סוֹבבוּני (עבֿרית)
On album: L-001(a) (Sing Along With Me! Bina Landau -- זינגט מיט מיר! לידער פֿאַר געזאַנג בּציבּור מיט בינה לאַנדאו)
Track ID: 14659
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Landau, Bina -- לאַנדאַו, בינה
Accomp/Conductor Chorus Heifetz, Vladimir -- חפֿץ, װלאַדימיר
First line: Sovevuni, lahat eysh boeret, Rakdu li shir yakhid,
First line (Hebrew):סוֹבבוּני, להט אש בּוֹערת, רקדוּ לי שיר יחיד, זה הזמר, זה ואין...
Language: Hebrew

Title: Sovevuni (Heb) -- סוֹבבוּני (עבֿרית)
On album: Z-013(a) (Zamir Chorale Lu Yehi / Mati Lazar Director -- לו יהי)
Track ID: 14660
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Zamir Chorale, New York
Artist Engel, Yoel -- ענגעל, יואל
Director Chorale Lazar, Matthew
First line: Sovevuni, lahat eysh boeret, Rakdu li shir yakhid,
First line (Hebrew):סוֹבבוּני, להט אש בּוֹערת, רקדוּ לי שיר יחיד, זה הזמר, זה ואין...
Track comment: Spin me around a blazing fire, dance for me a single song,
Language: Hebrew

Title: Sovevuni (Heb, Spin Me Around) -- סוֹבבוּני (עבֿרית)
On album: R-008(a) (Rinat Israel Chamber Choir/Conductor Gary Bertini/Folk Songs -- רינת מקהלה קאמרית ישׂראלית מנצח גארי בּרטיני שירי עמים)
Track ID: 14661
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Rinat Israel Chamber Choir -- רינת מקהלה קאמרית ישׂראלית
Conductor Bertini, Gary -- בּרטיני, גארי, מנצח
First line: Sovevuni, lahat eysh boeret, Rakdu li shir yakhid,
First line:סוֹבבוּני, להט אש בּוֹערת, רקדוּ לי שיר יחיד, זה הזמר, זה ואין...
Track comment: Yoel Engle also credited on album notes.

Title: Palestinian March (Heb)
On album: G-006(n) (Sarah Gorby 78 rpm Recordings from NY Public Library & YIVO)
Track ID: 18936
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Gorby, Sarah -- גאָרבי, שׂרה
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Melotone 298 NYPL
Language: Hebrew

Title: Zeira, Mordecai, Unidentifed Song
On album: B-007(l) (Theodore Bikel, History and Origin of Jewish Music (Lecture))
Track ID: 17968
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Part of Lecture on Origin and History of Jewish Music.

Title: Shir Sameakh -- שיר שׂמח
Also known as: Zingt Yisroel
On album: G-007(a) (The Grand Music Hall of Israel -- הבלט הגדול מיוזיקהול מישׂראל להקה רשמית של ישׂראל)
Track ID: 19077
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Yarkoni,Yaffa -- יפה ירקוני
Artist: Grand Music Hall Of Israel -- הבלט הגדול מיוזיקהול מישׂראל
Arranger Graziani, Yitskhak -- גרציאני, יצחק
First line: Im gam roshenu shakh vetsev sovevenu - hava venitlakakh
First line (Hebrew):אם גם ראשנוּ שח ועצב סוֹבבנוּ - הבה ונתלקח מן השׂמחה שבּנוּ.
Language: Hebrew

Title: Zikrini (Remember Me, Heb) -- זכּרימי
On album: H-021(a) (Ohela Halevy Voice of Israel)
Track ID: 18043
Author Ashman, Aaron -- אשמן, אהרן
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Halevy, Ohela
Artist Mishori, Nathan, flute
Piano Aldema, Gil -- אלדמע, גיל
First line: Zikrini bayaeyn hatov ubazemer, zikrini be'ruakh haboker...
First line:זכּריני בּיין חטוב ובּזמר, זכּריני בּרוח הבּקר הצר, זכּריני ער סוֹף,
Track comment: When wine and song make light your heart, remember me.

Title: Shir Sameakh -- שיר שׂמח
Also known as: Zingt Yisroel
On album: B-002(b) (Jan Bart Sings More Best Loved Jewish Songs -- נײַע אױסגעקליבענע באַליבטער ייִדישע לידער)
Track ID: 18074
Conductor Gunther, William
Artist: William Gunther Orchestra
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Bart, Jan
Conductor Gunther, William
Artist: William Gunther Orchestra
First line: Zingt zhe brider, zingt zhe shvester, freylekh munter ale...
First line (Yiddish):זינגט זשע ברידער, זינגט זשע שװעסטער, פֿרײלעך מונטער אַלע...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under "Israel Zingt" Same as "Israel Celebrates"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Yudke (Heb) -- יודקה (עבֿרית)
On album: D-012(e) (Shoshana Damari Songs of Israel Moshe Wilensky, Conductor -- שׁושׁנה דמארי שׁירי עם לוֹחם המנצה: משה וילנסקי)
Track ID: 17880
Author Avisar, Oded -- אבישׂר, עודד
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Damari, Shoshana -- דמארי, שושנה
Conductor Wilensky, Moshe -- וילנסקי, משה
Arranger Cohen, Shimon -- כּהן, שמעון
First line: Nizko eykh yamim arukim kesharsheret ravtsa hafuga bamishlat
First line (Hebrew):נזכּוֹר איך ימים ארכּים כּשׁרשׁרת רבצה הפוּגה בּמשׁלט המאבּק,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

Title: Shir Sameakh -- שיר שׂמח
Also known as: Zingt Yisroel
On album: G-035(a) (Gevatron / The Israeli Kibbutz Folk Singers)
Track ID: 20232
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Gevatron -- הגבטרון
Arranger/Conductor Caspi, Zvika -- כּספּי, צבֿיקה
First line: Im gam roshenu shakh vetsev sovevenu - hava venitlakakh
First line (Hebrew):אם גם ראשנוּ שח ועצב סוֹבבנוּ - הבה ונתלקח מן השׂמחה שבּנוּ.
Language: Hebrew

Title: Layle Pele (Heb) -- לילה פּלא (עבֿרית)
On album: G-009(a) (Edith Gordon / Raymond Oliver Yiddish - Israeli Duets)
Track ID: 19151
Author Shenhar, Yitskhak -- שנהר, יצחק
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Gordon, Edith, soprano
Artist Smolover, Khazn Raymond
Artist Helfman, Khazn Max -- העלפֿמאַן, חזן מאַקס
First line: Elef layla veod layle, tati shay la, leartsi tsu...
First line (Hebrew):אלף לילה ועוֹד לילה, תּתּי שׁי לה, לארצי זוֹ הקטנטנת--אך לא די ל
Track comment: Bugatsh credits text to Postolski, Sh. .ש ,פּוסטולסקי
Language: Hebrew

Title: Bar Kokhba -- בּר כּוכבּא
On album: Y-002(f) (Yaffa Yarkoni Enjoy Your Holidays Jewish Festival Songs -- יפה ירקוני "ושמחת בחגיך" בשירים חגים)
Track ID: 23040
Author Kipnis, Lewin -- קיפניס, לוין
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Yarkoni,Yaffa -- יפה ירקוני
Artist Hed Arzi Orch & Children's Choir -- תזמורת "הד-ארצי" בלווי מקהלת ילדים
Artist Winternitz, Dr. Khanan -- וינטרניץ, ד"ר חנן
Language: Hebrew

Title: Ma Omrot Eynayikh (Heb) -- מה אוֹמרוֹת עיניך
On album: K-071(a) (Kleitanim Lyden af jodisk tradition 2.)
Track ID: 22766
Author Shenhar, Yitskhak -- שנהר, יצחק
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Vocal Jensen, Richard Hytholm
First line: Shemesh rad layam, Ruakh kal y'hom. Mi kholom alayikh...
First line (Hebrew):שמש רד לים, רוּח קל יהוֹם. מי חוֹלם עליך בּמשלט ערם.
Track comment: What Are Your Eyes Telling Me?
Language: Hebrew

Title: Hayu Leyilot (Those Were Nights)
On album: K-071(a) (Kleitanim Lyden af jodisk tradition 2.)
Track ID: 22773
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Kopenhagen, Hannah & Kleitanim
Arranger Jensen, Richard Hytholm

Title: Shir Sameakh -- שיר שׂמח
Also known as: Zingt Yisroel
On album: K-071(a) (Kleitanim Lyden af jodisk tradition 2.)
Track ID: 22775
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Kleitanim
Arranger Jensen, Richard Hytholm
First line: Im gam roshenu shakh vetsev sovevenu - hava venitlakakh
First line (Hebrew):אם גם ראשנוּ שח ועצב סוֹבבנוּ - הבה ונתלקח מן השׂמחה שבּנוּ.
Language: Hebrew

Title: Ma Tovu (Heb, Orland) -- מה-טבוּ (עבֿרית, ארלנד)
On album: D-012(h) (Shoshana Damari Israeli, Yiddish, Yemenite & ...Folk Songs)
Track ID: 25073
Author Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Damari, Shoshana -- דמארי, שושנה
Orchestra Conductor Kingsley, Gershon
Track comment: This is not the biblical "Ma Tovu"

Title: Hinei Akhelela (Heb)
On album: D-012(h) (Shoshana Damari Israeli, Yiddish, Yemenite & ...Folk Songs)
Track ID: 25076
Author Shemberg, Y.
Composer Zeira, Mordecai -- זעירא, מרדכי
Artist Damari, Shoshana -- דמארי, שושנה
Orchestra Conductor Kingsley, Gershon
Track comment: I Will Play My Flute
Language: Hebrew

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