Look up artist Levy, Jacques


Name: Levy, Jacques

Songs written or composed


Title: Show You Care
Author: Mlotek, Chana -- מלאָטעק, חנה
Author: Rosenfeld, Moyshe
Author: Levy, Jacques
Author: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Genre: Theater
Subject: Responsibility/Charity/Women/Organizations.Mobility
Transliteration: Alb G-013(c)

Recording:


On album: G-013(c) (The Golden Land, a joyous new musical Original Cast Album)
Track ID: 14172
Artist: Golden Land Company
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist: Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
First line: Good evening, Mrs. Weinberg, I hope you're doing well,

Other tracks with this artist


Title: A Kholem -- אַ חלום
Genre: Love
Subject: Dream/Eyes/Longing
Origin: Alb O-001(b)/ML MTAG 24
Transliteration: K-094(a)/Alb O-001(b)/ML MTAG 24/Alb C-035(e)
Translation: Alb O-001(b)/Alb G-013(c)
Music: ML MTAG 24
Additional song notes: summary translation K-094(a)
On album: G-013(c) (The Golden Land, a joyous new musical Original Cast Album)
Track ID: 352
Artist: Borts, Joanne
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist: Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
Artist: Adler, Bruce
Artist: Levy, Jacques
Artist: Rosenfeld, Moyshe
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: A kholem, a kholem, I had a wonderous kholem, I dreamt...
Track comment: Based on Yiddish folksong.
Language: English
Style: Theater

Title: I Like She -- אײַ לײַק שי
Also known as: Oy I Like She
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theater
Subject: Love
Song Comment: From the play "A Night In California"
Transliteration: Alb J-024(a)1/CD K-059(e)/Alb G-013(c)
Translation: Alb J-024(a)1/CD K-059(e)/A-035(f)
On album: G-013(c) (The Golden Land, a joyous new musical Original Cast Album)
Track ID: 11726
Artist: Levy, Jacques
Artist: Borts, Joanne
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist: Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
First line: Oy, I like him! Oy, oy, oy, I like him! He's so sincere,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Oy, I Like Him"
Language: English

Title: Motl Der Apreyter -- מאָטל דער אַפּרײטער
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Genre: Theater
Subject: Labor/Tragedy/Labor/Strike/Violence/Occupation/Sweatshop
Origin: Alt T-005(a)/ML PYS 248/Alb K-030(a)
Transliteration: ML PYS 248/CD P-030(a)
Translation: Alb K-030(a)/CD P-030(a)
Music: ML PYS 248

Related information in folder 291:On album: A-027(a) (Bruce Adler An Evening At The Yiddish Theatre… -- ..)
Track ID: 10735
Artist: Adler, Bruce
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Artist: Levy, Jacques
Artist: Rosenfeld, Moyshe
First line: Motl der apreyter, in shop dort shtendik neyt er,
First line:מאָטל דער אַפּרײטער, אין שאָפּ דאָרט שטענדיק נײט ער, אַלע יאָרן...
Track comment: English by Jacques Levy, Moyshe Rosenfeld, Zlamen Mlotek
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: Theater

Title: Papirosn -- פּאַפּיראָסן
Also known as: A Kalte Nakht
Also known as: A Kalte Nakht (Papirosn)
Also known as: El Chiclerito
Also known as: Freylekhe Yidelekh
Also known as: Sigaryot
Also known as: Kupite Papirosy
Author: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Composer: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Genre: Theatre/Lament
Subject: Occupation/Cigarette Seller/Misfortune/Family
Origin: Levin N 90/GYF 16/Alb L-023(a)/ML PYS 267/Alb F-024(e)/Alb G-035(b)
Transliteration: Levin N 90/Alb L-023(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 19/Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)
Translation: Alb G-013(c)/GYF 19/Alb B-046(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Alb F-036(a)/Alb A-036(a
Music: Levin N 90/Estella 10/GYF 17/ML PYS 267
Additional song notes: Cigarettes/Author was inspired to write song after seeing child peddlers during German occupation of Grodno in WWI. See liner notes Alb S-083(a)
On album: G-013(c) (The Golden Land, a joyous new musical Original Cast Album)
Track ID: 12097
Artist: Levy, Jacques
Artist: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Artist: Small, Neva
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist: Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
First line: A foggy night, a bitter night, that cuts you to the bone.
First line:אַ קאַלטע נאַכט, אַ נעפלדיקע פֿינסטער אומעטום, שטײט אַ ייִנגעלע...
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Yidl Mitn Fidl -- ייִדל מיטן פֿידל
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Folk
Subject: Klezmer/Musicians/Life/Nature/Joy
Origin: ML PYS 258/Alb L-044(c)/
Transliteration: Alb A-044(a)/Alb K-029(b)/ML PYS 258/Alb I-013(a)/Alb K-029(b)/Alb L-044(c)
Translation: Alb G-013(c)/Alb K-029(b)/ML PYS 258/Qalb L-044(c)/Alb B-122(a)
Music: Warem 240/ML PYS 258
Additional song notes: Little Jew With His Fiddle (?) From the film of the same name.

Related information in folder 1002:On album: G-013(c) (The Golden Land, a joyous new musical Original Cast Album)
Track ID: 17541
Artist: Levy, Jacques
Artist: Berk, Phyllis
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist: Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
First line: Yidl mitn fidl, Arye mitn bas, Dos leben iz a lidl,
First line:ייִדל מיטן פֿידל, עהריע מיטן באַס, דאָס לעבן איז אַ לידל,
Track comment: From film of same name with Molly Picon.
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: I Like She -- אײַ לײַק שי
Also known as: Oy I Like She
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theater
Subject: Love
Song Comment: From the play "A Night In California"
Transliteration: Alb J-024(a)1/CD K-059(e)/Alb G-013(c)
Translation: Alb J-024(a)1/CD K-059(e)/A-035(f)
On album: W-024(a) (Paved With Gold Starring Gary & Janice Waldman)
Track ID: 23680
Artist: Levy, Jacques
Artist: Waldman, Janice
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist: Delfin, Jon
First line: Oy, I like him! Oy, oy, oy, I like him! He's so sincere,
Track comment: From "Paved With Gold"/ Recorded as "Oy, I Like Him"
Language: English

Title: Papirosn (Medley) -- פּאַפּיראָסן (מעדלי)
On album: A-027(b) (Bruce Adler An Evening At The Yiddish Theatre -Act II-)
Track ID: 26484
Artist: Adler, Bruce
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Artist: Levy, Jacques
First line: A foggy night, a bitter night, that cuts you to the bone.
First line:אַ קאַלטע נאַכט, אַ נעפלדיקע פֿינסטער אומעטום, שטײט אַ ייִנגעלע...
Track comment: From "Di Gantse Velt Iz A Teater" - Version from Golden Land
Language: English/Yiddish

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