Look up artist Epstein, Willie


Name: Epstein, Willie
Born: 1919 (New York City)
Died: July, 1999 (Ft Lauderdale, FL)

Songs written or composed


Title: A Kitsl In Hartsn/Willie Epstein (Video) -- אַ קיאצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ)
Author: Epstein, Willie
Genre: Pop
Subject: Melody/Tickle/Heat/Yiddish

Recording:


On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34037
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Vocal/Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Drums/Percussion Epstein, Julie
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Pop

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Shiru Shabtai Tsvi -- שירו שבּתאי צבי
Also known as: Shiru
Author: Julovsky, Yeszhe
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theater/Historical
Subject: Shabtai Tsvi/Messiah/Praise
Origin: Levin N 144/SM 1312
Transliteration: Levin N 144/SM 1312
Translation: Levin N. 144
Music: SM 1312
On album: T-007(h) (Jewish Melodies Dave Tarras, clarinet Abe Ellstein, piano)
Track ID: 13955
Clarinet Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Piano Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Artist: Abe Ellstein Ensemble -- אײב עלשטײַן אַנסאַמבל
Double Bass Galazan, Charlie
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Musiker, Sam -- מוזיקער, סעם
Violin Harris, Sidney
Violin Barnett, Hinda
Drums Zucker, Ben
Style: Instrumental

Title: Bulgars -- בולגאַרס
Composer: Winograd, Michael -- ווינאָגראַד, מ.
Genre: Klezmer/Instr/Dance
Additional song notes: This may be traditional bulgars combined with material composed by Winograd
On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 2663
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Arranger Stone, George
Accordion Unidentified
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Di Mizinke Oysgegebn -- די מיזינקע אױסגעגעבן
Also known as: Di Rod (Kales Tsad)
Also known as: Mizinke Tants
Also known as: The Krenzl Dance
Also known as: Wedding Dance (Di Mizinke...)
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk/Marriage/Family
Subject: Youngest Child/Marriage/Celebration/Klezmer/Guests/Family
Origin: Warsh Ye Yid 13/Alb G-026(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb R-022(a)/Alb B-007(b)ML MTAG 54
Transliteration: ML MTAG 54/Alb S-083(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb G-022(a)/Alb L-009(a)/Kinderbuch 172/
Translation: Kinderbuch 172/Alb G-022(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Sh Sh 198
Music: ML MTAG 55/Kinderbuch 172/SM Scher 13
Additional song notes: Originally entitled "Di Rod (Kales Tsad)" "(צד כּלהס) The Youngest Daughter Married Org, Translit & Translat in Alb B-211(a)

Related information in folder 91:On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 3723
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Arranger Stone, George
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Accordion Unidentified
Track comment: Originally entitled "Di Rod (Kales Tsad)" /Recorded as "Muzinkah Tanz"
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Doyne Un Volekh (Paul Pincus) -- דױנע און װאָלעך (פּאול פּינקוס)
On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 4237
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Arranger Stone, George
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Accordion Unidentified
Track comment: Includes "Shargroder Firn Di Mekhutonim Aheym"
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Freylekh (Paul Pincus) -- פּרײלעך (פּאול פּינקוס)
On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 5378
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Arranger Stone, George
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Accordion Unidentified
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

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: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 6258
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Accordion Unidentified
Arranger Stone, George
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Mayn Shtetele Belz -- מײַן שטעטעלע בעלז
Also known as: Belz
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theatre/Nostalgia/Memory/Literary Origin
Subject: Place/Belz/Childhood
Origin: GYF 20/ML PYS 260/Alb G-035(b)/Vinkov 5 309
Transliteration: Alb B-007(c)/GYF 23/Alb L-048(a)/Alb B-007(c)/Alb G-013(c)/ML PYS 260/
Translation: Alb H-006(a)/Alb L-023(b)/GYF 23/Alb J-024(a)1/Alb K-029(g)/Vinkov 5 311
Music: GYF 20/Estella 26/ML PYS 260/Vinkov 5 308
Additional song notes: From the play "Ghetto Song" or "Song of the Ghetto Also translation and transliteration published in Alb T-028(b) Characterized by Karsten Troyke as "Traditional"
On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 9987
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Accordion Unidentified
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Polka Mazurka -- פּאָלקאַ מאַזורקאַ
Genre: Folk/Dance/Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 12299
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Arranger Stone, George
Accordion Unidentified
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Patsh Tants (Paul Pincus) -- פּאַטש טאַנץ (פּאול פּינקוס)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Wedding
Music: Comp Klez 69
On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 12154
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Arranger Stone, George
Accordion Unidentified
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Sher -- שער
Also known as: Rusishe Sher
Also known as: Rusisher Sher
Also known as: Russian Sher
Also known as: Sher, Rushisher
Also known as: Sher, Russian
Also known as: Galician Sher
Also known as: Sher, Galacian
Also known as: Sher, Galitsianer
Also known as: Galitsianer Sher
Also known as: Russian Scissors
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Dance
On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 13113
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Arranger Stone, George
Accordion Unidentified
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Tsu Shpil (Paul Pincus) -- צו שפּיל (פּאול פּינקוס)
On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 15666
Artist Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Arranger Stone, George
Accordion Unidentified
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Yas -- יאַס
Also known as: Mayn Shtetele Yas
Also known as: Mayn Shtetl Yas
Author: Kletter, Max -- קלעטער, מאַקס
Composer: Kletter, Max -- קלעטער, מאַקס
Genre: Place/Memory
Subject: Shtetl/Yas/Home
Origin: GYF 56/Alb F-024(e)
Transliteration: Alb K-07(b)/GYF 59
Translation: GYF 59
Music: GYF 57

Related information in folder 804:On album: P-020(a) (Paul Pincus and his Orchestra Music For Happy Occasions)
Track ID: 17177
Artist: Paul Pincus Orchestra -- פּאול פּינקוס אָרקעסטער
Accordion Unidentified
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Piano Eisenberg, Sam
Drums Corman, William
Trombone Kutcher, Sam
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Tenor Sax Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
Track comment: Recorded under title "Mayn Shtetl Yass"
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: A Volekh and Freylekhs -- אַ וואָלעך און פֿריילעכס
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: K-092(a) (Yiddish & Klezmer Music/ From the Yale Collection of Historical Sound Recordings)
Track ID: 30742
Artist: Hymie Jacobson Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Tenor Saxaphone Pincus, Paul
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Drums Weissman, Lou
Bass Galazan, Charlie
Piano Hausman, Al
Track comment: Possibly recorded New Jersey, December 1947, Deluxe 1134
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 3:03

Title: A Tickle In The Heart (Video)
Genre: Klezmer/Documentary/Performance/Video
Subject: Yiddish Songs/Klezmer
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 33855
Director Schweitert, Stefan
Producer Hagemann, Martin
Producer Rosenstein, Edward
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Performer Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Performer Epstein, Willie
Performer Epstein, Julie
Performer Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
Producer Kufus, Thomas
Performar (Vocals) Gold, Ann
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Folk/Klezmer/Concert
Length: 84:00

Title: Dem Ganevs Yikhes (Video) -- דעם גנבס ייִחוס (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Folk/Underground/Thieves/Humorous/Insulting
Subject: Pedigree/Family/Father/Mother/Sister/Brother/Occupation
Origin: Kotlansky 139/CD S-100(a)
Transliteration: Kotlansky 139/Alb K-020(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Alb J-024(a)CD L-054(a)
Translation: Alb J-024(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Kotylan 139/Alb Z-010(b)/CD S-100(a)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Kotlyan 140
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34030
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Vocal Epstein, Willie
Vocal Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
First line: Oy, vos geystu arum azoy beshmushet, vos geystu aropgelozt..
First line (Yiddish):אױ, װאָס גײסטו אַרום אַזױ בשמושעט, װאָס גײסטו אַראָפּגעלאָזט די נאָז
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer

Title: Mayn Shtetele Belz -- מײַן שטעטעלע בעלז
Also known as: Belz
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theatre/Nostalgia/Memory/Literary Origin
Subject: Place/Belz/Childhood
Origin: GYF 20/ML PYS 260/Alb G-035(b)/Vinkov 5 309
Transliteration: Alb B-007(c)/GYF 23/Alb L-048(a)/Alb B-007(c)/Alb G-013(c)/ML PYS 260/
Translation: Alb H-006(a)/Alb L-023(b)/GYF 23/Alb J-024(a)1/Alb K-029(g)/Vinkov 5 311
Music: GYF 20/Estella 26/ML PYS 260/Vinkov 5 308
Additional song notes: From the play "Ghetto Song" or "Song of the Ghetto Also translation and transliteration published in Alb T-028(b) Characterized by Karsten Troyke as "Traditional"
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34038
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Drums/Percussion Epstein, Julie
Vocal Gold, Ann
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Klezmer

Title: Willie Epstein / Clarinet Solo (Video)
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34039
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Solo Epstein, Willie
Drums/Percussion Epstein, Julie
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Max Epstein / Violin Solo (Video)
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34040
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Violin Solo Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Drums/Percussion Epstein, Julie
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Chassidic Wedding Scene (Video)
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34041
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Drums/Percussion Epstein, Julie
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Bulgar In F (Video)
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34042
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Drums/Percussion Epstein, Julie
Keyboard Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Clarinet Ensemble (Video)
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34043
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Clarinet Epstein, Willie
Clarinet Epstein, Julie
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental/Freylekhs

Title: Freylekhs (Video) -- ( פֿריילעכס (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Video
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34033
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Drums/Percussion Epstein, Julie
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Torah Presentation Medley (Video)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Video
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34034
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Drums/Percussion Epstein, Julie

Title: Romanian Melody & Klezmer March (Video)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Video
On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34035
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Trumpet Epstein, Willie
Drums/Percussion Epstein, Julie
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

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