Look up artist Neslen, Chaim


Name: Neslen, Chaim
Name (Yiddish): חײם נעסלען
Comment: Currently lives in England (August 2000)
Note: Provided Archive with his coursebook containing several hunderd - songs with original Yiddish text, transliteration and translation - as well as a cassette [N-025(a)] of songs not then in then in the - audio Archive.

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Tracks with this artist


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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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
Artist: 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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