Look up artist Bjorling, Kurt


Name: Bjorling, Kurt

Songs written or composed


Title: Tsum Tish -- צום טיש
Composer: Bjorling, Kurt
Genre: Instrumental

Recording:


On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32577
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Style: Instrumental
Length: 2:56

Other tracks with this artist


Title: A Yidishe Neshome -- אַ ייִדישע נשמה
Additional song notes: A Yiddishe Soul
On album: B-214(a) (Susan Bauer: von der khupe zum Klezkamp, Klezmer-Musik in New York)
Track ID: 42637
ClarinetComposer Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 4:41

Title: Gedanken: Skotshne Meditation -- געדאַנקען : סקוטשנע מדיטעטיון
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
Subject: Sombre/Moderato
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37607
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 3:31

Title: Gedanken: Prayer -- געדאַנקען : תפלה
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
Subject: Sombre/Largo
Song Comment: Based on Misratze B'rachamim by Josef Rosenblatt
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37608
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 6:02

Title: Romanian Fantasies: Zhok Fantasy -- רומעמישע פֿאַנטזיעאַ : זשאָק פֿאַנטזיעאַ
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
Subject: Adagio, Placido
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37609
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 4:17

Title: Romanian Fantasies: Longa Fantasy -- רומעמישע פֿאַנטזיעאַ : לונגאַ פֿאַנטזיעאַ
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37610
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 3:35

Title: Zhok a Bisl: Moldavian Zhok -- זשאָק אַ בליסל : מאָלדאַװישע זשאָק
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37611
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 2:12

Title: Zhok a Bisl: Romanian Dance -- זשאָק אַ בליסל : רומעמישע טאַנץ
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37612
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 2:42

Title: Improvasations on a Oriental Melody -- ימפרוויזאטיון אן ויריענטאל מלודי
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37613
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 7:17

Title: Rumeynishe Shtikelekh: Hora -- רומענישע שטיקעלעך: האָראַ
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37614
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 5:13

Title: Rumeynishe Shtikelekh: Sirbas -- רומענישע שטיקעלעך: סירבאַס
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37615
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 6:09

Title: Hassidic Melody - Fantasy -- חסידישע מעלאָדי - פֿאַנטזיעאַ
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37616
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 6:48

Title: Hoffmans Hofenungen : Mazltov -- האָפֿמאַנס חאָפֿענונגען : מזל טוב
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
Song Comment: by Joseoh Hoffman
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37617
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 3:40

Title: Hoffmans Hofenungen : A Zise Dudkele -- האָפֿמאַנס חאָפענונגען : אָ זיסע דידקעלע
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37618
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 3:42

Title: Hoffmans Hofenungen : Freylekhs -- האָפֿמאַנס חאָפֿענונגען : פֿרײליכס
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37619
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 2:06

Title: Before the Snow Fell
Genre: Duo/Classical/Chamber/Klezmer
Song Comment: by K. Bjorling
On album: B-108(a) (Thoughts/ Gedanken/ Fantasies, Meditations & Impovisations/ Duo Contoverso/Kurt Bjorling/ Annette Bjorling -- געדאַנקען)
Track ID: 37620
Clarinet, Arr. Bjorling, Kurt
Harp, Arr. Bjorling, Annette
Style: Chamber/Classical/Duo/Harp/Clarinet/Basset-Horn/Klezmer
Length: 5:26

Title: A Tish Nign (Brave Old World) -- אַ טיש ניגון (אינסטר)
On album: R-034(c) (Brave Old World Beyond The Pale -- אױף יענער זײַט תחום)
Track ID: 22212
Composer Bjorling, Kurt
Artist Brave Old World

Title: Oy Di Kinderlekh (Instr) -- אױ די קינדערלעך
On album: K-026(i) (Doyres Traditional Klezmer Recordings 1979-1994 -- דורות)
Track ID: 23299
Artist Chicago Klezmer Ensemble
Clarinet/Arranger Bjorling, Kurt
Track comment: From album K-43(b)

Title: Doyne Naftule -- דױנע נפֿתּלי
On album: P-019(c) (Itzhak Perlman Live In The Fiddler's House)
Track ID: 24927
Artist Perlman, Yitskhak & Brave Old...
Artist Brave Old World
Cimbalom Bjorling, Kurt
Style: Instrumental

Title: Dem Helfands Tants -- דעם העלפֿאַנדס טאַנץ
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26317
Composer Warschauer, Jeff
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums
Style: Instrumental

Title: Baym Rebns Sude -- בײַם רבּנס סעודה
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer/Khosidl
Music: Comp Klez 61
Additional song notes: At The Rabbi's Feast
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26318
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums
Style: Instrumental

Title: Odessa Swing (Instr)
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26319
Composer Netsky, Steve
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums

Title: Yiddishe Honga (Instr) -- ייִדישע האָנ"גע (אינסטר)
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26320
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums

Title: Sadigerer Khosid -- סאַדיגערער חסיד
Also known as: Sadegurer Khosidl
Composer: Moskowitz, Joseph
Genre: Instrumental
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26321
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums
Style: Klezmer\Instrumental

Title: A Yidishe Neshome -- אַ ייִדישע נשמה
Additional song notes: A Yiddishe Soul
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26322
Composer Bjorling, Kurt
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums
Style: Instrumental

Title: Slow Hora For Those Who Wait...
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26323
Composer Warschauer, Jeff
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums

Title: Freylekhs Fun Der Khupe -- פֿרײלעכס פֿון דער חופּה
Composer: Kandel, Harry -- קאַנדעל, האַרי
Genre: Klezmer/Freylekhs
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26324
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums

Title: Oriental Melodies (Instr)
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26325
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums

Title: The Singing Waltz (Instr)
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26326
Composer Warschauer, Jeff
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums

Title: Meron Tune
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26327
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums

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: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26328
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: James Guttman bass/ Hankus Netsky piano/ Grant Smith drums

Title: Dem Trisker Rebns Khosid -- דעם טריסקער רבּינס חסיד
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer/Chassidic
Additional song notes: The Follower of the Rebbe of Trisk
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26329
Clarinet Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: with Romanian Fantasy/ A Heymish Freylekhs
Style: Instrumental

Title: Romanian Fantasy (Instr)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26330
Mandolin/Guitar Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: with Dem Trisker Rebns Khosid/ A Heymish Freylekhs
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: A Heymish Freylekhs -- אַ הײמיש פֿרײלעכס
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26331
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: with Dem Trisker Rebns Khosid/ Romanian Fantasy
Style: Instrumental

Title: Doyne/ Hora/ Freylekhs -- דױנע\ האָראַ\ פֿרײלעכס
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26332
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Style: Instrumental

Title: Shifra Tantst -- שיפֿרה טאַנצט
Also known as: Tants Istanbul
Composer: Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Composer: Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Dance/Freylekh
Song Comment: Tarras usally credited with melody (?, not sure if he's composer.
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26333
Mandolin/Guitar Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Track comment: Recorded under "Tants Istambul"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Ot Azoy (Beckerman) -- אָט אַזױ (בעקערמאַן)
Also known as: Hot Azoy
Composer: Beckerman, Shloymke -- בעקערמאַן, שלױמקע
Composer: Beckerman, Shloymke -- בעקערמאַן, שלױמקע
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Khosidl
Music: Comp Klez 64
Additional song notes: That's The Way
On album: W-021(c) (The Singing Waltz/ Klezmer Guitar & Mandolin/Jeff Warschauer)
Track ID: 26334
Artist Warschauer, Jeff
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Violin Strauss, Deborah

Title: Yismekhu Vemalekhutokha (Schwartz) -- ישׂמחוּ במלכוּתך (שוואַרץ)
Genre: Religious/Shabos/Sabbath/Hymn/Liturgy
Subject: Shabbos/Sabbath/Delight/Observance/Memory/Creation/Pleasure
Origin: Pasternak CH 141/Alb B-033(f)/Alb B-017(w)/Alb K-047(d)/Alb Z-010(e)
Transliteration: Pasternak CH 44/Alb B-017(w)/Alb K-047(d)/Alb K-029(i)
Translation: Alb K-029(i)/Pasternak CH 141/Alb L-021(b)/Alb M-030(a)/Alb P-005(a)/B-033(f)
Additional song notes: Melody played by Leon Schwartz. Basis for melody of "Shil Zhe Mir A Lidele Oyf Yidish"
On album: K-043(c) (The Chicago Klezmer Ensemble Sweet Home Bukovina)
Track ID: 26916
Artist: Chicago Klezmer Ensemble
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Cimbalom Bjorling, Kurt
Style: Instrumental

Title: A Yidishe Neshome -- אַ ייִדישע נשמה
Additional song notes: A Yiddishe Soul
On album: K-043(c) (The Chicago Klezmer Ensemble Sweet Home Bukovina)
Track ID: 26921
Composer Bjorling, Kurt
Artist Chicago Klezmer Ensemble
Style: Instrumental

Title: Wailing World (Instr)
On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26963
Composer Bern, Alan
Artist Brave Old World
Composer Bjorling, Kurt

Title: Prayer (Instr, Brave Old World)
On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26975
Composer Bjorling, Kurt
Artist Brave Old World
Composer Brotman, Stuart
Track comment: Music based upon traditional themes

Title: The Dance (Instr, Brave Old World)
On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26976
Composer Bjorling, Kurt
Artist Brave Old World
Track comment: Music based on traditional melody

Title: Sholem Aleykhem (Bern) -- שלוֹם עליכם (בערן)
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Hymn/Zmiros/Sabbath
Subject: Angels/Peace/Sabbath
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 78/Pasternak CH 68/Alb Y-003(a)/Zim 14/Goldfarb 3 84
Transliteration: Zim 13/Alb M-030(a)/Boiberik 07/Alb J-030(a)/Goldfarb 1 173/Goldfarb 3 84
Translation: Alb J-030(a)/Zim 14/Coopersmith 78/Boiberik 07/Pasternak CH 68
Additional song notes: Recorded under the title "Der Layter"
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32570
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Vocal/Violin/Percussion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Shuloym aleykem, malakhey hashuloym, malakhey hashureys, malakhey elyon,
First line (Hebrew):שלוֹם עליכם, מלאכי השרת, מלאכי עליוֹן, ממלך מלכי המלכים...
Language: Hebrew
Style: Chassidic/New Jewish Music/Klezmer
Length: 5:48

Title: Tshipe Dvore -- טשיפּע דבֿורה
Genre: Folk/Joy
Subject: Khanike/Wagon
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb R-034(i)
Additional song notes: Part of Medley with Kol Rinu/A Gants Fayn Mazl Tov
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32724
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Tshipe-dvore gey arop fun vogn, tshipe-dvore kh'vel dir epes zogn,
First line (Yiddish):טשיפּע־דבֿורה גיי אַראָפּ פֿון וואָגן, טשיפּע־דבֿורה כ'וועל דיר עפּעס זאָגן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:35

Title: Es Geyt A Yeke -- עס גײט אַ יעקע
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/Lodz
Subject: Yeke/Food/Convalescence/Place/Marshin
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Flam 119/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Flam 119/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam 122
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32733
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Es geyt a yeke, mit a teke, er zukht puter, margarin bishum oyfn nishto tsu…
First line (Yiddish):עס גײט אַ יעקע, מיט אַ טעקע, ער זוכט פּוטער, מאַרגאַרין, בשום אויפֿן נישטאָ צו...
Language: Yiddish
Style: March/Central European
Length: 4:03

Title: Ver Klapt Do Azoy Shpet Banakht -- װער קלאַפּט דאָ שפּעט באַנאַכט
Also known as: Brontshele
Genre: Folk/Love/Courting
Subject: Family/Fear/Disapproval
Origin: Vinkov 1 49/Kipnis 60/Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 49/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Vinkov 1 49/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Vinkov 1 49/Kipnis 60
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32734
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Ver klapt es azoy shpet banakht, oy yankele bulyantshik, efn,efn brontshele
First line (Yiddish):װער קלאַפּט עס אַזױ שפּעט באַנאַכט, אוי יאַנקעלע בולײַנטשיק, עפֿן, עפֿן ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:24

Title: A Gants Fayn Mazltov -- אַ גאַנץ פֿײַן מזל־טובֿ
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Folk/Medley
Subject: Wedding/Joy/Chanukah/Family/Celebration
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb R-034(i)
Additional song notes: Kol Rinu/A Gants Fayn Mazltov/Tshipe Dvore. A Gants Fayn Mazl Tov based on songs of Boris Muzikant and Gerer Nigun
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32723
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Un ersht zol opgeshpilt vern a gants fayn mazl tov far ale lodzsher…
First line (Yiddish):און ערשט זאָל אָפּגעשפּילט ווערן אַ גאַנץ פֿײַן מזל־טובֿ פֿאַר אַלע לאָדזשער...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:35

Title: Der Mensh Trakht Un Lakht -- דער מענש טראַכט און לאַכט
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Poetry/The Familiar/Beggers/Warmth/Cold/Brides
Origin: Alb R-034(h)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(h)
Translation: Alb R-034(h)
Additional song notes: Two verses of Manger's "Lomir Zhe Zingen"
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32573
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion/Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Lomir zhe zingen, poshet un prost, fun alts, vos iz heymish lib un tayer
First line:לאָמיר זשה זינגען, פּשוט און פּראָסט, פֿון אַלץ, װאָס איז הײמיש...
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: New Jewish Music/Spoken Word
Length: 7:41

Title: Mazltov Boris -- מזלטוב באָריס
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Khasidic/Hymn/Nigun
Subject: Peace/Angels
Origin: Alb R-034(h)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(h)
Translation: Alb R-034(h)
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32574
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion/Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Shuloym aleykem, malakhey hashuloym, malakhey hashureys, malakhey elyon,
First line (Hebrew):שלוֹם עליכם, מלאכי השרת, מלאכי עליוֹן, ממלך מלכי המלכים…
Language: Hebrew
Style: Nigun/Khasidic/Freylekhs
Length: 11;24

Title: Still Happy
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Instrumental/Dance/New Jewish Music
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32578
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
Style: Ecclectic/Polka
Length: 4:57

Title: At Midnight
Genre: Instrumental
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32579
Clarinet/Arranger Bjorling, Kurt
Bass Brotman, Stuart
Style: Instrumental
Length: 4:06

Title: Yankl Dudl -- יאַנקל דודל
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Poetry/The Familiar/Beggers/Warmth/Cold/Brides
Origin: Alb R-034(h)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(h)
Translation: Alb R-034(h)
Additional song notes: Two verses of Manger's "Lomir Zhe Zingen"
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32580
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion/Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Lomir zhe zingen, poshet un prost, fun alts, vos iz heymish lib un tayer
First line (Yiddish):לאָמיר זשה זינגען, פּשוט און פּראָסט, פֿון אַלץ, װאָס איז הײמיש…
Language: Yiddish
Style: New Jewish Music
Length: 10:13

Title: Es Iz Shoyn Shpet -- עס איז שױן שפּעט
Also known as: Daybreak
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Subject: Courting
Origin: CD R-034(g)
Transliteration: CD R-034(g)
Translation: CD R-034(g)
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32581
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion/Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Es iz shoyn shpet, fir mikh op aheym, fir mikh aheym az keyner zol nit zen,
First line (Yiddish):עס איז שוין שפּעט, פֿיר מיך אָפּ אַהיים, פֿיר מיך אַהיים אַז קיינער זאָל ניט זען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

Title: Nisht Nor Simkhe -- נישט נאָר שׂימחה
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Folk/Badkhunish
Subject: Sorrow/Hate/Envy/War/Depravation/Martyrs
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb R-034(i)
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32725
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion Bern, Alan
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Un ersht libe mentshn, hert gut mayn vort ayn, az s'iz haynt oyf der velt…
First line (Yiddish):און ערשט ליבע מענטשן, הערט גוט מײַן וואָרט אײַן, אַז ס'איז הײַנט אויף דער וועלט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/ Sorrowful Instrumental - A "Veynendiks"
Length: 4:57

Title: Kaydankes Keytn -- קײַדאַנקעס קייטן
Also known as: S'iz Kaydankes Keytn
Also known as: Dray Zek Meyl
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Folk Poet/Holocaust
Subject: Lodz/Hunger/Thievery/Food/Shakles/Chains
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Flam B 62/Alb R-031(i)
Translation: Flam B 63/Alb R-031(i)
Music: Flam B 64
Additional song notes: Lodz Ghetto
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32727
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: S'iz kaydankes, kaytn, s'iz gute tsaytn, keyner tut zikh haynt nit shemen,
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז קײַדאַנקעס , קייטן, ס'איז גוטע צײַטן, קיינער טוט זיך הײַנט ניט שעמען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:08

Title: Amerike Hot Erklart -- אַמעריקע האָט ערקלערט
Also known as: Nor Zorgt Nisht Yidn
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Hope/Zionist/Lodz Ghetto
Subject: America/England/Eretz Yisroel
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb C-035(c)/Alb J-024(a)/Flam T 106/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Alb J-024(a)/Flam B 81/Flam T 106/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam B 80/Flam T 108/
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32737
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Nor zorgt nisht yidn un zay tsufridn, az undzere tsores veln nemen an ek,
First line (Yiddish):נאָר זאָרגט נישט ייִדן און זײַ צופֿרידן אַז אונדזערע צרות װעלן נעמען אַן עק,
Language: Yiddish
Style: March/Militant
Length: 4:20

Title: Kemfn -- קעמפֿן
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Resistance/Revolt
Subject: Freedom/Workers/Lodz/Merin
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-031(i)/Flam B 68
Translation: Alb R-031(i)/Flam B 69
Music: Flam B 79
Additional song notes: Same melody as "Amerike Hot Erklert"
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32738
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Men darf tsu kemfn, shtark tsu kemfn, oy az der arbeter zol nisht laydn noyt,
First line (Yiddish):מען דאַרף צו קעמפֿן, שטאַרק צו קעמפֿן, אױ, אַז דער אַרבעטער זאָל נישט לײַדן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: March/ Militant
Length: 4:20

Title: Kuyavvak
Genre: Instrumental/Dance/Klezmer
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32742
Arranger Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion Bern, Alan
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Style: Instrumental
Length: 2:22

Title: Marmorosh -- מאַרמאַראָש
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32572
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 3:53

Title: Kol Rinu -- קול רנה
Also known as: Psalm 118:15-16
Genre: Psalm/Biblical/Wedding
Subject: Jerusalem/Exultation/Bride/Bridegroom/JoyPsalm 118:15-16
Origin: Pasternak CH 148/Alb N-010(b)/Alb B-016(a)/Alb B-021(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-010(b)/Pasternak CH 90/Alb B-021(a)
Translation: Pasternak CH 148/Alb N-010(b)/Alb B-016(a)/Alb B-021(a)
Additional song notes: The voice of exulting and salvation as in the tents of...
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32722
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Kol rinu veyeshiu beoholay tsadikim, khusn kale a mazl tov, ale gest a mazl tov,
First line (Yiddish):קןל רנה וישועה באהלי צדיקם, חתן־כּלה אַ מזל־טובֿ, אַלע מחותנים אַ מזל־טובֿ,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:35

Title: Dem Ganevs Yikhes -- דעם גנבֿס יחוּס
Also known as: Dem Rebns Nign (Dem Ganevs...)
Also known as: Nign Khasidi
Also known as: Shmaravoznik
Also known as: Vos Bistu Broyges
Also known as: Vos Bistu Ketsele Broyges
Also known as: Yikhes
Genre: Folk/Underground/Thieves/Humorous/Insulting
Subject: Pedigree/Family/Father/Mother/Sister/Brother/Occupation
Song Comment: Same melody as "Dem Rebns Nigun"
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

Related information in folder 205:On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32729
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Vos bistu, ketsele, oy, broyges? Vos geyst aropgelozt di noz?
First line (Yiddish):װאַס ביסטו, קעצעלע, אוי, ברוגז? װאָס גייסט אַרופּגעלאָזט די נאָז?
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 5:58

Title: Vinter 1942 - Geto Lodz -- װינטער 1942 - געטאָ לאָדז
Also known as: Dem Ganevs Yikhes (Vinter 1942)
Author: Harel, Miriam -- האַרעל, מיריאַם
Genre: Holocaust/Lodz/Lament
Subject: Fear/Hunger/Family/Death/Horror
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)/Flam 149
Translation: Alb R-034(i)/Flam 149
Music: Flam 151
Additional song notes: Lodz Ghetto
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32730
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Tate-mame lign in beys-olam, der bruder iz avekgeshikt, di shvester krank...
First line (Yiddish):טאטע מאַמע ליגן אין בית-עולם, דער ברודער איז אַװעקגעשיקט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Mournfully
Length: 4:24

Title: Makh Tsu Di Eygelekh -- מאַך צו די אײגעלעך
Also known as: Got Hot Di Velt Farmakht
Author: Shpigl, Isaiah -- שפּיגל, ישעיה
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Lullaby/Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Child/Homeless/Fear/Destruction
Origin: Kaczer 92/Alb B-011(a)/Alb D-004(g)/ML WAH 052/Alb R34(i)
Transliteration: Flam B 147/Alb C-035(c)/Alb F-032(c)/ML WAH 52/Alb Z-010(g)/Duhl 219/B-095(b)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/ML WAH 52/Alb Z-010(g)/Alb B-011(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Duhl 212/Flam B
Music: ML WAH 52/Flam T 187
Additional song notes: First sung at the Culture House of the Lodz Ghetto, written after - the death of the author's daughter, Eva. Banned by the Jewish - Council because it spoke too openly of suffering and Nazi - terroris See Duhl Doctoral Thesis.
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32731
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Makh tsu di eygelekh, Ot kumen feygelekh Un krayzn do arum.
First line (Yiddish):מאַך צו די אײגעלעך, אַט קומען פֿײגעלעך און קרײַזן דאָ אַרום.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Tango
Length: 3:11

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