Look up artist Cohen, Leonard


Name: Cohen, Leonard
Name (Yiddish): לאונרד כהן
Born: September 21, 1934 (Montreal)
Comment: American poet (Songwriter)

Related information in folder 1556:

Songs written or composed


Title: Dance Me To The End Of Love
Author: Cohen, Leonard -- לאונרד כהן
Composer: Cohen, Leonard -- לאונרד כהן
Genre: Love/ContemporaryLiterary Origin
Subject: Love/dance/Beauty/Panic/Wedding/Children/Messiah
Origin: Ephemera 1552
Additional song notes: There are supplemental Yiddish verses by Doodie Ringelblum - see track table Messiah

Recordings:


On album: K-029(i) (The Klezmer Conservatory Band / Dance Me To The End Of Love)
Track ID: 27781
Artist: Klezmer Conservatory Band
Tambourine/Vocal Bressler, Judy
Clarinet Stahl, Ilene
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Flute/Piccolo Miller, Robin
Cornet Berney, Mark
Trombone Hamilton, Mark
Alto Saxaphone/Accordion/Piano Netsky, Hankus
Piano Bailey, Art
Mandolin/Guitar/Tenor Banjo/Background Vocal Warschauer, Jeff
Drums/Percussion Smith, Grant
Arranger Netsky, Hankus
First line: Dance me to your beauty with a burning violin, dance me through the panic...
Language: English
Length: 2:29

On album: K-026(k)3 (Klezmania/Shmoozin -- קלעזמאַנע)
Track ID: 42242
Vocal/Percussion Mrocki, Freydi
Double Bass/Vocal/Guitar/Harmonica Krycer, David
Clarinet/Guitar/Backing Vocal Myrocki, Lionel
Bayan Breytman, David
Arrangement Klezmania
Yiddish Adaptation Ringebllum, Doodie
First line: Dance me to your beauty with a burning violin, dance me through the panic...
First line:טאַנץ מיר ווי די קינדער וואָס קרײַזן קאַראַהאָד, טאַנץ מיר ליפ צום אויער און
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Concert
Length: 4:39

Title: ahouvati otach b'boker -- אהבתי אותך בבוקר
Author: Cohen, Leonard -- לאונרד כהן
Composer: Vard Klafter -- ורד קלפטר
Genre: Love/Pop/Israeli
Additional song notes: I loved you in the morning

Recording:


On album: L-086(a) (Yael Levi / Don't buy me a rose -- יעל לוי אל תקנה לי ורד)
Track ID: 37393
Vocal Yael Levi -- יעל לוי
First line: Ahovati otcha b'boker nashkanu omek v'chem rashach al hacmor cosofoah who
First line (Hebrew):אהבתי אותך בבוקר נשקנו עמוק וחם ראשך על הכר כסופה הוא
Language: Hebrew
Style: Israeli/Pop
Length: 1:41

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