Look up artist Small, Allan

Name: Small, Allan
Born: May 7, 1910 (New York City)
Note: See Heskes 3368/ Born Alexander Schreibman, See Gottlieb 244

Songs written or composed

Title: Wedding Samba
Author: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Author: Liebowitz, Joseph
Author: Small, Allan
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Composer: Liebowitz, Joseph
Composer: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Genre: Dance/Samba/Latin
Subject: Wedding/Marriage/Place/Rio Grande
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb 147-48 for relationship between "I Met A Girl", "The Wedding Samba", "I Fell Like I'm Not Out Of Bed Yet", "If I Were A Rich Man" - See also "Der Nayer Sher" See Heskes 3368

Related information in folder 485:


On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22352
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Arranger Orchestral Version Small, Allan
English Lyrics Liebowitz, Joseph
Orchestra Leader/Vocal/Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Drums Weiss, Sam
Trumpet Klein, Rafael Mendez
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Bass Breen, Larry
First line: The wedding is over, good luck, the bride, she's happy...
Track comment: Originally Recorded Dec 20, 1950
Language: English

On album: F-045(a)2 (From Avenue A To The Great White Way/ Yiddish & American Popular Songs/ Disk 2)
Track ID: 28551
Artist: Xavier Cugat Orchestra
Violin/Orchestra Director Cugat, Xavier
Vocal Lane, Abbe
Arranger Orchestral Version Small, Allan
First line: Way down in the land of the Rio Grande, when people are married, they play…
Track comment: Originally recorded Feb 7, 1950/ Unknown orchestra personel
Language: English
Style: Big Band/Latin

On album: G-057(c) (Funny It Doesn't Sound Jewish/ Compilation by Jack Gottlieb accompaning book with same title.)
Track ID: 31689
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
Clarinet Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Orchestra Leader Medoff, Sam
First line: Way down in the land of the Rio Grande, when people are married
Language: English
Style: Lantin/Samba/Orchestral Accompaniment
Length: 0:31

On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 3255
Vocal and Accompaniment Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Host Berens, Harold, host
Arranger Amstell, Billy, arr
Orchestral Version Arrangement Small, Allan
First line: Way down in thhe land of the Rio Grande, when people are,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Samba

On album: F-019(a) (More Bagels and Bongos Irving Fields Trio)
Track ID: 3259
Artist: Fields Trio, Irving
Arrangement/Piano Fields, Irving
Style: Instrumental

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