Look up artist Akselrod, Avrom


Name: Akselrod, Avrom
Also known as: Axelrod, Avrom

Songs written or composed


Title: Fun Der Arbet -- פֿון דער אַרבעט
Also known as: Baym Geto Toyrl
Also known as: Baym Geto Toyerl
Author: Akselrod, Avrom
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Holocaust/
Subject: Smuggling/Jewish Police/ Food/
Song Comment: Kovno Ghetto/Uses melody of "Oyfn Pripetshik/Published "Baym Geto Toyerl"
Origin: Gar 406/Vinkov 4 133
Transliteration: Alb C-035(c)/Alb K-083(a)/Vinkov 4 133
Translation: C-035(a)/Alb K-083(a)/Vinkov 4 133
Music: ML MTAG 2/Vinkov 4 133
Additional song notes: Vinkov credits "Visnetzesky" with the text.

Recordings:


On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26642
Artist: Akselrod, Avrom
Artist: Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Artist: Racz, Zoltan
Artist: Klezmatics
First line: Baym geto-toyerl brent a fayerl, un di shrek iz groys,
First line (Yiddish):בײַם געטאָ טױרערל ברענט אַ פֿײַערל, און די שרעק איז גרױס,
Track comment: Published under "Baym Geto Toyrl/Melody "Oyfn Pripitshik)
Language: Yiddish

On album: C-035(c) (Ghetto Tango/ Wartime Yiddish Theatre/ Ardienne Cooper/ Zalmen Mlotek)
Track ID: 27932
Artist: Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Baym geto-toyerl brent a fayerl, di kontrol iz groys, es geyen yidelekh...
First line (Yiddish):בײַם געטאָ טױרערל ברענט אַ פֿײַערל, די קאָנטראָל איז גרױס,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: In Slobodker Yeshive -- אין סלאָבאָדקער ישיבֿה
Author: Akselrod, Avrom
Composer: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Memory/Testament/Confession/Hope
Origin: Kaczer 306
Transliteration: Alb G-005(b)/Alb K-083(a)
Translation: Alb G-005(b)/Alb K-083(a)

Related information in folder 635:

Recordings:


On album: G-005(b) (Hazzan Isaac Goodfriend Songs of Martyrdom and Hope -- לידער פֿון קאַמף און בּטחון)
Track ID: 18639
Artist: Goodfriend, Khazn Isaac
First line: In slobodker yeshive in geto fun lite, zitst dort an alter..
First line (Yiddish):אין סלאָבאָדקער ישיבֿה אין געטאָ פֿון ליטע, זיצט דאָרט אַן אַלטער..
Track comment: Set to melody of Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen
Language: Yiddish

On album: P-028(a) (Cantor David Propis sings Memories of Home)
Track ID: 25163
Artist: Propis, Khazn David
Artist: Goldstein, Raymond
First line: In slobodker yeshive in geto fun lite, zitst dort an alter..
First line:אין סלאָבאָדקער ישיבֿה אין געטאָ פֿון ליטע, זיצט דאָרט אַן אַלטער..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: In Slobodker Yeshiva uses melody of Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen

On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26649
Artist: Stepanovski, David
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: In slobodker yeshive in geto fun lite, zitst dort an alter..
First line:אין סלאָבאָדקער ישיבֿה אין געטאָ פֿון ליטע, זיצט דאָרט אַן אַלטער..
Track comment: In Slobodker Yeshiva uses melody of Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen

Title: Yales (Bigshots) -- יעלהס
Also known as: Tum Balalayke (Yales)
Author: Akselrod, Avrom
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Big Shots/Rulers/Influence/Protest/Ghetto
Song Comment: Same melody as Tum Balalayke
Origin: Gar 408
Transliteration: Alb K-083(a)
Translation: Alb K-083(a)
Music: Gar 408

Recording:


On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26655
Artist: Stepanovsky, David & Ensemble
First line: Zog mir, o zog mir, du geto-yidl, ver shpilt in geto di...
First line:זאָג מירת אָ זאָג צירת גו געטאָ-ייִדל, װער שפּילט אין געטאָ די...
Track comment: Same Melody as "Tumbalalayke"

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Hashakhar (Heb, In The Dawn) -- השחר (עבֿרית)
On album: H-001(a) (The Hadarim Ensemble The Folk Songs And Dances Of Israel)
Track ID: 20676
Artist: Akselrod, Avrom
Artist: Hadarim Ensemble -- הדרים
Artist: Peery, Eldad

Title: Yidishe Brigades -- ייִדישע בריגאַדעס
On album: K-083(a) (Hidden History Songs of the Kovno Ghetto)
Track ID: 26658
Artist: Akselrod, Avrom
Artist: Noble Voices & Ensemble
Artist: DeCormier, Robert
First line: A naye tsayt far undz gekumen, a tsayt fun yomer, noyt un...
First line:אַ נײַע צײַט פֿאַר אונדז געקומען, אַ צײַט פֿון יאָמער, נױט און פּײַן,
Track comment: From Polish Patriotic March "Pierwsza Brygada"

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