Look up artist Traditional


Name: Traditional

Songs written or composed


Title: Ajde Jano
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Dance/Balkan/Folk
Origin: Alb P-038(b)
Additional song notes: Arr. On album k-087(e) by Kukurba, Tomasz

Recordings:


On album: K-087(b) (Trio Kroke 2 Klezmer Aoustic Music -- קראָקע)
Track ID: 27277
Artist Kroke -- קראָקע
Track comment: Balkan melody in Klezmer Style
Style: Instrumental

On album: P-038(b) (Pressburger Klezmer Band / Ot Azoy)
Track ID: 32564
Artist: Pressburger Klezmer Band -- פּ ק בּ
Vocal Ballova, Linda
Violin/Arranger Werner, Andrej
Clarinet Lago, Miro
Viola Alexander, Daniel
Piano/Synthesizer Suska, Pavol
Drums/Percussion Oros, Martin
Double Bass Alexander, Samo
First line: Ajde jano kudu da prodamo, ajde Jano, ajde duso kucu da prodamo,
Language: Serbian
Style: Serbian Folksong/Klezmer
Length: 4:45

On album: P-038(a) (Pressburger Klezmer Band [LAJV])
Track ID: 32548
Artist: Pressburger Klezmer Band -- פּ ק בּ
Violin/Arranger Werner, Andrej
Clarinet Lago, Miro
Viola Alexander, Daniel
Piano/Sampler Suska, Pavol
Zbor/Double Bass Alexander, Samo
Drums Oros, Martin
Style: Instrumental/Dance in 7/8ths time/Serbian
Length: 4:16

On album: K-087(e) (Kroke / Quartet / Live at Home)
Track ID: 38787
Viola, Vocals, Flute, Darabuka Kukurba, Tomasz
Accordion Bawol, Jerzy
Double Bass Lato, Tomasz
Drums, Percussion, Water Grochot, Tomasz

Title: Avre Tu Puerta Serada
Also known as: Avre Tu Puerta Cerrada
Composer: Traditional

Recordings:


On album: G-006(l) (Chants Judeo-Espagnols Du XVIe Siecle...par Sarah Gorby)
Track ID: 18912
Vocal Gorby, Sarah -- גאָרבי, שׂרה
Artist Bunal, Jean, guitar acc.
First line: Avre tu puerta cerrada, qu'en tu balcon luz no hay.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "Open up the closed door, for I see no light on your..."
Language: Ladino

On album: W-025(a) (Laura Wetzler A World oF Jewish Folk Music)
Track ID: 24529
Artist Wetzler, Laura
First line: Avre tu puerta cerrada, qu'en tu balcon luz no hay.
Track comment: "Open up the closed door, for I see no light on your..."
Language: Ladino

On album: Y-018(c)2 (Tanja Solnik Lullabies and Love Songs)
Track ID: 25379
Artist Solnik, Tanja
Artist Nesteruk, Gary, piano, accordian
Guitar/Mandolin Hershman, Jim
First line: Avre tu puerta cerrada, qu'en tu balcon luz no hay.
Track comment: Open your door and come away with me, my love
Language: Ladino

On album: S-083(b) (The Burning Bush/ Best of Yiddish, Klezmer & Sephardic Music)
Track ID: 26589
Vocal Skeaping, Lucie
Artist: Burning Bush
First line: Avre tu puerta cerrada, qu'en tu balcon luz no hay.
Track comment: Open Your Locked Door
Language: Ladino

On album: D-024(a) (Daniela Dimova / Sephardic Songs arranged by Jules Levy/ Cabaret Songs Arnold Schoenberg/ Janet Benun piano)
Track ID: 33663
Language: Ladino
Style: Sephardic/Bulgaria/Concert
Length: 2:26

On album: P-050(a) (Variations Ladino / Liat Cohen, guitare/ Ricardo Moyano, guitare/ Les Parvarim, Chant)
Track ID: 39919
two guitars Les Parvarim
Language: Ladino
Length: 2:58

On album: H-022(a) (More Than Chicken Soup Featuring Hasha Musha)
Track ID: 1662
Artist Hasha Musha
First line: Avre tu puerta cerrada, qu'en tu balcon luz no hay.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Open doors closed to me, there's no light upon your balcony
Language: Ladino/English

On album: H-019(a) (Hedva The Voice of Israel)
Track ID: 1663
Artist Hedva (Hedva Amrani Danoff)
Arranger David, Toby A.
Track comment: "Open Your Door"
Language: Ladino

On album: N-008(b) (Fay Nicoll The 2nd Album)
Track ID: 1664
Artist Nicoll, Faye
Arranger Tell, Rick
Track comment: "Open Your Door"
Language: Ladino

On album: R-033(a) (Songs In Yiddish and Ladino sung by Jacqueline Reisel)
Track ID: 1665
Artist Reisel, Jacqueline
Piano/Harpsichord Meter, Grietje
Violin Behr, Benny
First line: Avre tu puerta cerrada, qu'en tu balcon luz no hay.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "Open up the closed door, for I see no light on your..."
Language: Ladino

On album: A-011(b) (Jo Amar Songs Of Israel)
Track ID: 1666
Vocal Amar, Jo
Artist Rabinovitsh, Shlomo, arr & cond
First line: Avre tu puerta cerrada, qu'en tu balcon luz no hay.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "Open up the closed door, for I see no light on your..."
Language: Ladino

On album: M-037(b) (Is Gewejn A Folk Vol 1 Lutz Elias & Massel Klezmorim)
Track ID: 1667
Vocal Elias, Lutz
Artist: Massel Klezmorim
First line: Avre tu puerta cerrada, qu'en tu balcon luz no hay.
Track comment: Open doors closed to me, there's no light upon your balcony
Language: Ladino

Title: Beygelekh -- בײגעלעך
Also known as: Bublitshki
Also known as: Question
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Folk/Lament
Subject: Bagels/Rolls/Street Vendor/Occupation/Poverty
Origin: Alb G-035(b)/Alb B-007(c)/Moskow SM 61
Transliteration: Alb K-007(b)/Alb B-007(c)/Moskow SM 61
Translation: Alb B-007(c)/
Music: Moskow SM 61

Sheet music:


Folder: 1236
Series: 4
Arranger: J & J Kammen
Arranged for: Bb Clarinet, Key E Minor
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: J & J Kammen
Provenance: Gendelman Gift
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, Ikh shtey a kranke un trakht,
Notes: with Oy Mame, Bin Ikh Farlibt Bb Clarinet, Key of A

Folder: 61
Series: 1
Arranger: Joseph Kammen
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Russian
Publisher: J & J Kammen Music Co
Publisher address: 305 Roebling St, Brooklyn, NY
Date: 1929
Provenance: Gift of Barbara Moskow, March 2014
First line: Es rikt zikh on di nakht, Ikh shtey a kranke un ikh trakht,…
First line (Yiddish): עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטיי אַ קראַנקע און איך טראַכט,...
Notes: Published under "Bublitchki" Listed in Title database as "Beygelekh"

Recordings:


On album: T-019(a) (Tamara Songs of a Soviet Jewess)
Track ID: 13130
Piano Shalit, Vladimir
Author/Artist Tamara
First line: S'kumt un bald di nakht, ikh shtey zikh teyf fartrakht,
First line:ס'קומט און באַלד די נאַכט, איך שטײ זיך טײף פֿאַרטראַכט,
Language: Russian/Yiddish

On album: G-001(h) (Yidishe Folks Lider Henri Gerro Rosita Londner -- ייִדישע פֿאָלקס לידער)
Track ID: 18446
Vocal Londner, Rosita -- לאָנדנער, ראָזיטאַ
Conductor Boland, Didier
Piano Solomon, Renee
First line: Es kumt bald un di nakht, ikh shtey zikh tsi fartrakht,
First line (Yiddish):עס קומט באַלד אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ זיך צי פֿאַרטראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-006(k) (Russk'ie P'esn'i Romances Populaires Russes..par Sarah Gorby)
Track ID: 18896
Vocal Gorby, Sarah -- גאָרבי, שׂרה
Director Arlovsky, Nicholas.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under "Boublitchki"
Language: Russian

On album: G-035(c) (Gevatron/ Famous Yiddish Songs In Hebrew -- הגבעטרון "שנות ילדות")
Track ID: 21050
Hebrew Adaption Taher Lev, Yoram -- טהר לב, ירום
Vocal Gevatron -- הגבטרון
Arranger/Musical Director Gilboa, Ilan -- גלבּוע, אילן
First line (Hebrew):הוי קנו נא בייגעלעך, הכל הכל הלך, נותרו לי פה רק שניים...
Language: Hebrew

On album: G-055(a) (Radio Compilation by David Goldenberg 1930-1960)
Track ID: 20562
Trumpet Ellman, Ziggy
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַןכט,
Track comment: Recorded December 28, 1938
Style: Instrumental

On album: S-047(b) (Mazel Tov! More Music Of The Jewish People)
Track ID: 21421
Artist Sanger Joey & Sammy Wardell Orch
First line: Koyft zhe beygelekh, heysinke beygelekh, mayne oyglekh..
First line (Yiddish):קױפֿט זשה בײגעלעך, הײסינקע בײגעלעך, מײַנע אױגעלעך זענען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: C-032(d) (Chutzpah! brings Yiddish to the ROCKIES)
Track ID: 21455
Artist Krasnowsky, Frank
Piano Steuer, Sydney Anschell
First line: Its coming on the night, I stand here sick and and sell,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראכט,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22354
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Arranger/Possibly Conductor Farber, Nat
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trombone Diner, Harold
French Horn DeRosa, Vince
Woodwind Jacob, Jules
Woodwind Bercov, Morris
Woodwind Howard, Terry
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Gaines, Earl
Drums Singer, Lewis
Violin Raderman, Lou
Track comment: Recorded Nov 24, 1964
Style: Instrumental

On album: S-096(a) (Gregori Schechter's Klezmer Festival Band/Der Rebe Elimelech)
Track ID: 24425
Artist Schechters Klezmer Festival Band
Artist Schechter, Gregori
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh gey arum farshmakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך גײ אַרום פֿאַשמאַכט,
Track comment: Recorded under Bublitshki
Style: Instrumental

On album: I-006(b) (Freilach Tanze 101 Strings Orchestra)
Track ID: 24614
Artist: 101 Strings
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: U-005(a) (Jewish Songs II Piesni zydowskie Irena Urbanska)
Track ID: 26013
Artist Urbanska, Irena
Piano/Clarinet Lic, Leslaw
First line: Bublitshki, koyft mayne beygelekh, heysinke bublitshki,
First line (Yiddish):בובליטשקי, קױפֿט מײַנע בײגעלעך, הײסינקע בֿײגעלעך, נו קױפֿט זשע..
Language: Yiddish

On album: O-012(a) (Orient Express, Moving Shnorers)
Track ID: 27217
Artist Orient Express Moving Schnorers
Arranger Cuniot, Denis
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-029(i) (The Klezmer Conservatory Band / Dance Me To The End Of Love)
Track ID: 27787
Artist: Klezmer Conservatory Band
Tambourine 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/ Warschauer, Jeff
Drums/Percussion Smith, Grant
Arranger Farber, Nat
Arranger Netsky, Hankus
Style: Instrumental/Swing
Length: 003:53

On album: W-031(a) (Mauro Wrona / The Best Of Yiddish Vaudeville)
Track ID: 27853
Vocal Wrono, Mauro -- װראָנאָ, מאַוראָ
Artist: Klezmer Brazil Band
Piano Travossos, Tania Frankiel
Clarinet/Musical Direction Travossos, Alexandre Fracalanza
Violin Stein, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Dias, Neimar
Drums Marini, Ricardo
Trombone Moreira, Joao Paulo
Trumpet Jose de Melo, Luciano
Arranger Spielvogel, Erika
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh gey arum farshmakht, aroysgetribn mikh fun...
First line (Yiddish):עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך גײ אַרום פֿאַשמאַכט, אַרױסגעטריבן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Orchestral
Length: 004:00

On album: 034d (Burstein, Peysekhke (w/orch.)/ Beygelekh/ Yidn, Loyft Tsum Rebn)
Track ID: 29741
Vocal Burstein, Peysekhke -- בורשטײַן, פּסחקע
Language: Yiddish
Style: Orchestral Accompaniment

On album: K-035(d)1
Track ID: 32885
Artist: Original Klezmer Jazz Band
Arranger/Piano/Musical Direction Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
Banjo/Guitar Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Trumpet Gross, Ken
Clarinet/Alto Sax Chernet, Joel
Bass Abruzzo, Tom
Style: Instrumental/Jazz
Length: 4:12

On album: F-045(a)1 (From Avenue A To The Great White Way/ Yiddish & American Popular Songs/ Disk 1)
Track ID: 28530
Vocal Burstein, Peysekhke -- בורשטײַן, פּסחקע
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a zeyr krank un trakht, vi shmates...i
First line (Yiddish):עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטיי זייער קראַנק און טראַכט, װי שמאַטעס אייִנגעהילט
Track comment: Unknown orchestra/Originally recorded May 28, 1929, Columbia 8195F
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop
Length: 03:16

On album: B-088(b) (Bobby Block Sings Yiddish / The Songs From His Youth)
Track ID: 33523
Percussion Sperell, Chic
Vocal/Saxophone/Clarinet Block, Bobby
Keyboards Kravitz, Bernie
Style: Instrumental/Pop/Swing/Blues
Length: 3:16

On album: M-072(a) (Les Yiddishe Mamas et Papas/ Tumba !/ [Live])
Track ID: 39209
voice Marx, Isabelle
voice Ruff, Astrid
voice Labiche, Patrick
voice, guitar Wolf, Laurent
piano, trumpet, voice Doust, Richard
drums, percussion, voice Grob, Sebastien
First line: bublitchki, koyft mayne beggelkh heysinke SySurku, nu koyft!
Language: Yiddish
Length: 6:56

On album: K-087(d) (Kroke / Sounds of a Vanishing World)
Track ID: 38764
double bass Lato, Tomasz
accordion Bawol, Jerzy
violin, viola, vocals, percussion Kukurba, Tomasz

On album: C-071(a) (Mazl Tov Mis Amigos / Juan Calle and His Latin Lantzman/ Yiddish Favorites In Latin Tempos)
Track ID: 42379
Vocal Powell, Ed
Trumpet Cheatham, Doc
Trumpet Oles, Lou
Trumpet Terry, Clark
Timbals Rodriguez, Willie
Piano Palmieri, Charles
Lute/Arranger Cali, John
Conga/Bongos Barretto, Ray
Conductor, Latin Lantzman Calle, Juan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet/Flute Russell, Shelly
Bass Marshall, Wendell
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line (Yiddish):עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Dance/Klezmer/Latin/Pachanga
Length: 2:59

On album: K-007(b) (More Sing-Along IN Yiddish with Marv Kurz -- זינגט מיט מיר אין ייִדיש)
Track ID: 2338
Artist Kurz, Marv
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line (Yiddish):עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-007(c) (Theodore Bikel sings Yiddish Theatre and Folk Songs)
Track ID: 2339
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Arranger/Conductor Seltzer, Dov -- זלצר, דב
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh gey arum farshmakht,
First line (Yiddish):עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך גײ אַרום פֿאַשמאַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-071(a) (Gwiazdy Na Dachu / Shtern Oyfn Dakh / Stars on the Roof -- שטערן אױפֿן דאַך)
Track ID: 2340
Vocal Tencer, Golda -- טענצער, גאָלדאַ
Artist Szurmiel, Lena & Golda Madgorzata
Vocal Lercher, Halina
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh gey arum farshmakht,
First line (Yiddish):עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך גײ אַרום פֿאַשמאַכט,
Track comment: Recording made in Poland under "Bubliczki"
Language: Yiddish

On album: R-039(a) (Our Heritage RUTH Sings Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 2341
Artist Ruth
Artist Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line (Yiddish):עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-028(c) (The Best Of The Barry Sisters -- די בעסטע שלעגערן פֿון די שװעסטער באַרי)
Track ID: 2342
Vocal Barry Sisters -- שװעסטער באַרי
Artist Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Bublitshki, koyft mayne beygelekh, heysinke bublitshki,
First line (Yiddish):בובליטשקי, קױפֿט מײַנע בײגעלעך, הײסינקע בֿײגעלעך, נו קױפֿט זשע..
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-028(e) (At Home With The Barry Sisters)
Track ID: 2343
Vocal Barry Sisters -- שװעסטער באַרי
Artist Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Bublitshki, koyft mayne beygelekh, heysinke bublitshki,
First line (Yiddish):בובליטשקי, קױפֿט מײַנע בײגעלעך, הײסינקע בֿײגעלעך, נו קױפֿט זשע..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: F-024(d) (Dudu Fisher Yidishkeit -- דודו פישר ייִדישקײט)
Track ID: 2344
Vocal Fisher, Dovid (Dudu) פֿישער, דוד (דודו)
First line: Bublitshki, koyft mayne beygelekh, heysinke bublitshki,
First line (Yiddish):בובליטשקי, קױפֿט מײַנע בײגעלעך, הײסינקע בֿײגעלעך, נו קױפֿט זשע..
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-007(c) (Freilach In Hi-Fi Jewish Wedding Dances)
Track ID: 2345
Clarinet Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Artist Murray Lehrer Ensemble
Artist Levin, Lou, trumpet
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Bublitchki"
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 2346
Artist Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: R-003(a) (The Happy Soul of a People Harry Ringler & His Orchestra)
Track ID: 2347
Artist Ringler, Harry and his orchestra
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under title "Bublitchki"
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-044(a) (L'CHAIM! The Joy Of Klezmer)
Track ID: 2348
Artist L'chaim Klezmer Ensemble
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: T-013(a) (Touring Israel)
Track ID: 2349
Clarinet Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Artist Murray Lehrer Ensemble
Artist Levin, Lou, trumpet
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-035(b) (Kosher Kitschin' with the Original Klezmer Jazz Band)
Track ID: 2350
Bass Abruzzo, Tom
Trombone Bernardi, Paul
Clarinet/Alto Sax Chernet, Joel
Trumpet Gross, Ken
Artist Original Klezmer Jazz Band
Drums Salzberg, Si
Banjo/Guitar Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Piano/Arranger/Musical Direction Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental/Jazz
Length: 4:12

On album: D-001(a) (Jewish Wedding Dances)
Track ID: 2352
Artist Jewish Wedding Dances Ensemble
Artist Musiker/ Frey, arr
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראכט,
Style: Instrumental

On album: F-019(a) (More Bagels and Bongos Irving Fields Trio)
Track ID: 2353
Artist Fields Trio, Irving
Artist Fields, Irving, piano & arr
First line: Es rikt zikh on di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-010(a) (Miriam Kressyn Sings Your Favorite Jewish Songs)
Track ID: 2354
Artist Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
Author/Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
First line: Koyft mayne beygelekh, frishinke beygelekh, nu koyft zhe...
First line:קױפֿט מײַנע בײגעלעך, פֿרישינקע בײגעלעך, נו קױפֿט זשע גיכער,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under title "Bublitshki."
Language: Russian/Yiddish

On album: K-010(b) (The Best of Miriam Kressen & Seymour Rexsite)
Track ID: 2355
Artist Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
Author/Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
First line: Koyft mayne beygelekh, frishinke beygelekh, nu koyft zhe...
First line:קױפֿט מײַנע בײגעלעך, פֿרישינקע בײגעלעך, נו קױפֿט זשע גיכער,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Bublitshki."
Language: Russian/Yiddish

On album: S-031(b) (Mary Soreanu Di Shikerte -- מערי סאָריאַנו די שיכּורטע)
Track ID: 2356
Artist Soriano, Miri -- סוריאנו, מירי
Arranger Lustig, Alexander -- לוסטיג, אַלעקסאַנדער
First line: Bublitshki, koyft mayne beygelekh, heysinke bublitshki,
First line:בובלישקי, קױפֿט מײַנע בײגעלעך, הײסינקע בֿײגעלעך, נו קױפֿט זשע..
Track comment: From "Di Shikerte"
Language: Russian/Yiddish

On album: E-015(b) (Helene Engel Errances de Tolede a Brooklyn)
Track ID: 2358
Artist Engel, Helene
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh gey arum farshmakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך גײ אַרום פֿאַרשמאַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded as part of group under "a Brooklyn"
Language: French/Yiddish

On album: Z-016(b) (Nigunim Of Gold Israel Zohar -- ניגונים של זהב ישׂראל זוהר)
Track ID: 2359
Clarinet Zohar, Israel -- זוהר, ישׂראל
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Style: Instrumental

On album: B-008(c) (Spirit Of A People Stanley Black Conducting London....)
Track ID: 2632
Artist London Festival Orch & Chorus
Conductor Black, Stanley
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line (Yiddish):עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראַכט,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Borukh Haba (Alpert) -- בּרוך הבּא (אַלפּערט)
Also known as: Welcome
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Traditional
Subject: Yiddish/Modernity
Origin: CD R-034(g)
Transliteration: CD R-034(g)
Translation: CD R-034(g)

Recording:


On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26964
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Ay ay..a Hartsikn gut helf aykh un a heymishen borukh habo..
First line (Yiddish):אײַ אײַ..אַ האַרציקן גוט העלף אײַך און אַ הײמישן בּרוך הבּא..
Track comment: Recorded under "Welcome" - companion to "Di Kapele"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Recicitive/Klezmer

Title: Di Kepele -- די קעפּעלע
Also known as: The Band
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Traditional
Subject: Band/Celebration/Modernity
Transliteration: CD R-034(g)
Translation: CD R-034(g)

Recording:


On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26966
Artist: Brave Old World
Composer Bern, Alan
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Sholem aleykhem, sholem aleykhem, tayere fraynd,
First line (Yiddish):שלום עליכם, שלום עליכם, טײַערע פֿרײַנד, אַ נײַער מין שׂמחה...
Track comment: Recorded under "The Band"- companion to "Borukh Haba"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Es Iz Shoyn Shpet -- עס איז שױן שפּעט
Also known as: Daybreak
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Author: Traditional
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Traditional
Subject: Courting
Origin: CD R-034(g)
Transliteration: CD R-034(g)
Translation: CD R-034(g)

Recordings:


On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26981
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Es iz shoyn shpeyt, fir mikh op aheym, fir mikh aheym,
First line (Yiddish):עס איז שױן שפּעט, פֿיר מיך אָפּ אַהײם, פֿיר מיך אַהײם, אַז קײנער...
Track comment: Recorded under "Daybreak"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Doyne/Klezmer

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: Grine Bleter (Horowitz) -- גרינע בלעטער (האָראָוויץ)
Also known as: Frunze Verde (Horowitz)
Author: Horowitz I. -- האָראָװיץ, י.
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Gypsy/Love/Theater/Lament/Literary Origin
Subject: Separation/Yearning/Disappearance/Sorrow/Loss
Origin: Alb W-001(a)
Transliteration: Alb W-001(a)
Translation: Alb W-001(a)

Recordings:


On album: W-001(a) (Songs from THE WALL Ghetto, Partisan, Folk and Love Songs)
Track ID: 5476
Vocalist Karpinovitsh, Rita -- קאַרפּינאָװיטש, ריטאַ
Accordion Atlas, Allen
First line: Frunze verde - shvartse oygn, s'iz mayn tayerste farfloygn.
First line (Yiddish):פֿרונזע װערגע - שװאַרצע אױגן, ד'איז מײַן טײַערסטע פֿאַרפֿלױגן,
Track comment: From the broadway play "The Wall"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

On album: Z-011(d) (Chants du Yiddishland Ben Zimet et ses musiciens)
Track ID: 5477
Arranger/Vocal Zimet, Ben
First line: Frunze verde - shvartse oygn, s'iz mayn tayerste farfloygn.
First line (Yiddish):פֿרונזע װערגע - שװאַרצע אױגן, ד'איז מײַן טײַערסטע פֿאַרפֿלױגן,
Track comment: Recorded in France
Language: Yiddish

Title: Grine Bleter (Manger) -- גרינע בלעטער (מאַנגער)
Also known as: Frunze Verde (Manger)
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Gypsy/Fiddle/Possessions/Wine/Blood/Fate/Past/Future
Origin: Alb L-061(a)
Transliteration: Alb L-061(a)/Alb M-049(a)
Translation: Alb L-061(a)

Recordings:


On album: M-049(a) (Mosaic Yiddish & Judeo-Spanish Songs)
Track ID: 20882
Vocal Seewald, Zahava
Artist Reinitz, Andre, arranger & accomp
Vocal Bacynsky, Michele
First line: Shpil tsigayner, shpil dos lidl, yaner,
First line (Yiddish):שפּיל ציגײַנער, שפּיל דאָס לידלת יענער (2), גרינע בלעטער...
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-028(a) (Grune Blatter Karsten Troyke -- גרינע בלעטער קאַרסטען טרױקע)
Track ID: 24912
Vocal Troyke, Karsten -- טרױקע, קאַרסטען
Piano Hass, Peter M.
Violin Soudnitsyn, Andrej
First line: Shpil tsigayner, mir a lidl, "grine bleter" oyf dayn fidl,
First line:שפּיל ציגײַנער, מיר אַ לידל, "גרינע בלעטער" אױף דײַן פֿידל,
Track comment: Recorded under Grine Bleter - Is this a Manger poem??

On album: L-005(e) (Nekhama Lifshitz sings in Yiddish -- נחמה ליפֿשיץ זינגט אין ייִדיש)
Track ID: 27009
Author Saktsier, Motl -- סאַקציִר, מאָטל
Vocal Lifshitz, Nekhama -- ליפֿשיץ, נחמה
Artist: Kabtzan, A. ensemble
Conductor/Arranger Kogan, Lev -- קאָגאַן, לעװ
First line: Frunze verde, bleter grine, kon zikh, tayere, nit gefinen,
First line (Yiddish):פֿרונזע װערדע, בלעטער גרינע, קאָן זיך, טײַערע, מיט געפֿינען,
Track comment: From recording produced by Meloyda Co, Leningrad 5289-6
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 4:16

On album: 043p (Oysher, Moyshe/ Dos Keshenever Shtikele/ Grine Bleter)
Track ID: 30019
Artist: Sam Medoff Orchestra
Vocal Oysher, Moyshe -- אױשער, משה
Language: Yiddish

On album: L-034(c) (Schpil Dos Lidl: Yiddish-Klesmer-Tzigane, Francois Lilienfeld & Grine Bleter)
Track ID: 30897
Vocal/Accordion Lilienfeld, Francois
Violin/Piano/Vocal Thalassa, Flora
Cimbalom Kovac, Ludovit
Artist: Grine Bleter -- גרינע בליטער
First line: Shpil tsigayner, shpil dos lidl, grine bleter oyf dayn fidl
First line (Yiddish):שפּיל ציגײַנער, שפּיל דאָס לידל, גרינע בלעטער אויפֿ דײַן פֿידל
Track comment: Medley with "Hatsegane" and "Nisht Gezorgt"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

On album: L-062(a) (Vira Lozinsky/ Vayte Shtern -- ווײַטע שטערן)
Track ID: 33595
Vocal Lozhinsky, Vera
Piano/Arranger Dricker, Regina
Violin Nachimzon, Gregory
First line: Shpil tsigayner, shpil dos lidl, grine bleter oyf dayn fidl
First line (Yiddish):שפּיל ציגײַנער, שפּיל דאָס לידל, גרינע בלעטער אויפֿ דײַן פֿידל
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:07

On album: O-005(a) (Moishe Oysher Sings)
Track ID: 14199
Vocal Oysher, Moyshe -- אױשער, משה
First line: Shpil tsigayner, mir a lidl, "grine bleter" oyf dayn fidl,
First line:שפּיל ציגײַנער, מיר אַ לידל, "גרינע בלעטער" אױף דײַן פֿידל,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Grine Bleter"

On album: O-005(g) (Moishe Oysher The Master Singer of His People! -- משה אוישער דער מײַסטער זינגער פֿון זײַן פֿאָלק)
Track ID: 14200
Vocal Oysher, Moyshe -- אױשער, משה
First line: Ikh zing, vayl ikh hob lib twu zingen,
First line:איך זינג, װײַל איך האָב ליב צו זינגען,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Grine Bleter"

On album: R-024(a) (Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen A Montage/Documentary)
Track ID: 14201
Vocal Oysher, Moyshe -- אױשער, משה
Narrator Willens, Rita Jacobs
First line: Shpil tsigayner, mir a lidl, "grine bleter" oyf dayn fidl,
First line:שפּיל ציגײַנער, מיר אַ לידל, "גרינע בלעטער" אױף דײַן פֿידל,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Grine Bleter"

On album: S-031(c) (Mary Sorianu -- מרי סוריאנו)
Track ID: 14203
Vocal Soreanu, Miri -- סוריאנו, מירי
Arrangemer/Conductor Lustig, Alexander -- לוסטיג, אַלעקסאַנדער
First line: Ikh zing, vayl ikh hob lib tsu zingen,
First line:איך זינג, װײַל איך האָב ליב צו זינגען,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under title "Grine Bleter"

On album: F-021(a) (Leiele Fisher chansons Ydish -- לאהלע פֿישער זינגט ייִדישע לידער)
Track ID: 14204
Vocal Fisher, Leahele -- פֿישער, לאהלע
Arranger Yarrow, Egon
First line: Shpil tsigayner, mir a lidl, "grine bleter" oyf dayn fidl,
First line:שפּיל ציגײַנער, מיר אַ לידל, "גרינע בלעטער" אױף דײַן פֿידל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: French translation with album notes,

On album: L-005(d) (Nehama Lifschitz Sings The Songs Of Her People In The USSR)
Track ID: 5478
Vocal Lifshitz, Nekhama -- ליפֿשיץ, נחמה
First line: Frunze verde, bleter grine, kon zikh, tayere, nit gefinen,
First line (Yiddish):פֿרונזע װערדע, בלעטער גרינע, קאָן זיך, טײַערע, מיט געפֿינען,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Grine Bleter"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 4:16

Title: Shpil Tsigayner Mir A Lidl -- גרינע בלעטער (מאַנגער)
Also known as: Shpil Tsigayner, Mir A Lidl
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Gypsy/Fiddle/Possessions/Fate/Past/Future/Wine/Blood/Song
Origin: Alb L-062(a)
Transliteration: Alb M-049(a)/Alb L-062(a)
Translation: Alb M-049(a)

Title: Hija Mia Mi Querida
Also known as: Hija Mia
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Yoel Ben-Simon
Genre: Ladino/Lament/Sephardic
Subject: Daughter/Suicide/Drowning
Origin: Alb M-049(a)/Alb U-009(a)
Translation: Alb M-049(a)/CD J-032(a)

Recordings:


On album: A-078(b) (Sarah Aroste / A La Una / In The beginning)
Track ID: 37295
Vocals Sarah Aroeste
Electric Guitar Alan Cohen
Oud and vocals Yoel Ben-Simon
Darbuka and riqq Yousif Sheronick
Drums and Darbuka Vin Scialla
fretless bass Emmanuel Mann
First line: Hija Mia mi querida, Te vo dar un hermozo No quero pardi no quero
First line (Ladino):My daughter, my dear ill set yoy up with a handsome man no father I don’t want
Language: Ladino
Style: Love/Match/matchmaking
Length: 5:14

On album: V-009(a) (The Time of Singing Is Come Voice of the Turtle -- עת הזמיר הגיע שירי הספרדים קול התור)
Track ID: 6545
Artist: Voice Of The Turtle
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: My beloved daughter, don't throw yourself into the sea!
Language: Ladino

On album: G-006(l) (Chants Judeo-Espagnols Du XVIe Siecle...par Sarah Gorby)
Track ID: 18903
Vocal Gorby, Sarah -- גאָרבי, שׂרה
Artist Bunal, Jean, guitar acc.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: My beloved daughter, don't throw yourself into the sea!
Language: Ladino

On album: M-049(a) (Mosaic Yiddish & Judeo-Spanish Songs)
Track ID: 20865
Vocal Seewald, Zahava
Artist Reinitz, Andre, arranger & accomp
Vocal Bacynsky, Michele
First line: Hija mia mi querida, aman aman, aman, No te eches a la mar,
Track comment: My girl, my darling, don't throw yourself in the sea,
Language: Ladino

On album: J-032(a) (A Jewish Odyssey)
Track ID: 28716
Vocal Esim, Janet
Vocal Esim, Jak
Acoustic Guitar Ogur, Erkan
First line: Hija mia mi querida, aman aman, aman, No te eches a la mar,
Track comment: Originally recorded on "Sefardim 1" on Fuer & Eis, 1994
Language: Ladino
Style: Duet
Length: 3' 35"

On album: K-159(a) (Dora Juarez Kiczkovsky Cantos Para Una Diaspora)
Track ID: 40084
vioce, kalimba, thai mouth harp, kazoo, cymbals, whales,wind Juárez Kiczkovsky, Dora
Guitar, vocal percussion Vigueras, Fernando
Bouble bass Maldonado, Carlos
accordion, vocal percussion Soqui, Leo
First line: Hija mia mi querida, aman aman, aman, No te eches a la mar,
Language: Ladino
Length: 3:10

Title: Dos Keshenever Shtikele -- דאָס קעשענעװער שטיקעלע
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Place/Folk
Subject: Kishinev/Poverty/Troubles/Possessions/Riches/Celebration/
Transliteration: K-029(a)/K-029(f)/S-022(e)/Alb T-031(b)
Translation: K-029(a)/K-029(f)/Alb T-031(b)
Additional song notes: Earliest recording of his song in the archive is is on a 78rpm performed by Moyshe Oysher (catlg 043p) is designated as a "folk song". Liner notes in some Some later recordings credit Oysher as composer and lyricist. Liner notes on Album L-029(a) (Klezmer Conservatory) indicate that the music is "Traditional" and the lyrics are Oysher's version of the folk song "Mayn Tayere Kishenev"

Recordings:


On album: N-008(c) (Fay Nicoll "Something Olde, Something New")
Track ID: 7923
Vocal Nicoll, Fay
Piano/Arranger Tell, Rick
First line: Shpil mikh klezmorimlekh, keshenever shtikele, abmi mitn…
First line (Yiddish):שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן...
Track comment: Fragment/ Medley with A Hopkele & Sholom Tants - introductory melody
Language: Yiddish

On album: N-003(b) (Nira Rabinovitz /Shlomo Nitzan Shabbat, Hassidic & Folk Songs -- נירה רבּינוביץ שלמה ניצן שירי חסידים, שירי שבּת ועוד...)
Track ID: 7924
Vocal Rabinovitz, Nira -- רבּינוביץ, נירה
Arranger/Conductor Aldema, Gil -- אלדמע, גיל
Vocal Nitzan, Shlomo -- ניצן, שלמה
Track comment: Meir Noy credited on album notes (arr or translation??)
Language: Hebrew

On album: T-013(a) (Touring Israel)
Track ID: 7925
Clarinet Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Artist: Murray Lehrer Ensemble
Trumpet Levin, Lou, trumpet
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under "Oy Kishinev, Oy Kishinev"
Style: Instrumental

On album: Z-016(b) (Nigunim Of Gold Israel Zohar -- ניגונים של זהב ישׂראל זוהר)
Track ID: 7926
Clarinet Zohar, Israel -- זוהר, ישׂראל
Track comment: Recorded under "Freylekh Nosn" "נתן "פֿרײלעך
Style: Instrumental

On album: C-003(d) (Hassidic Tunes of Dancing & Rejoicing)
Track ID: 7927
Artist: Khasidic Klezmer Ensemble
Track comment: Recorded under "Slow Hora with "Walenstein's Nigun"
Style: Instrumental

On album: T-007(k) (Freilachs For Weddings, Bar Mitzvahs & Other Celebrations 3 -- הלק ג ושאר חגיגות שירי שׂמחות לחתונות, בּק מצוות)
Track ID: 7928
Clarinet Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Artist: Murray Lehrer Ensemble
Trumpet Levin, Lou, trumpet
Track comment: Recorded under "Oy Kishinev, Oy Kishinev"
Style: Instrumental

On album: A-001(s) (Chava Alberstein/ Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 35341
Arranger Wilensky, Moshe -- וילנסקי, משה
Vocal Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
First line: Shpilt zhe mikh klezmorimlekh, s' kesheinever shtikele, ober mitn knak,
First line (Yiddish):שפּילט זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, ס'קעשעניװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן קנאַק,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Folk/Concert
Length: 2:40

On album: S-022(e) (Jaacov Shapiro Best of Yiddish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 23955
Vocal Shapiro, Yaacov -- שאַפּיראָ, יעקבֿ
First line: Shpil mikh klezmorimlekh, keshenever shtikele, ober mitn…
First line:שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן...

On album: Y-023(a) (The Yale Klezmer Band Hora With Onions)
Track ID: 24165
Artist: Garcia, Rachel & Yale Klezmer Band
Style: Instrumental

On album: E-018(b) (The Epstein Brothers Orchestra Kings of Freylekh Land -- מלכים פֿון פֿרײלעך-לאַנד)
Track ID: 24317
Bass Merola, Pat
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Saxophone Rubinstein, Danny
Piano Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
Style: Instrumental

On album: A-027(b) (Bruce Adler An Evening At The Yiddish Theatre -Act II-)
Track ID: 26519
Vocal Adler, Bruce
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Track comment: Bay Mir Bistu Sheyn/ Sheyn Vi Di Levone/ Kishenever Shtikele
Language: Nigun

On album: G-067(d) (Di Gojim Fun Sjtetl un Sjtets -- די גױיִם פֿון שטעטל און שטעץ)
Track ID: 31020
Drum/Vibraphone/"Toepan"/Backup Vocals Knaven, Vincent
Contra-Bass/Violin/Banjo/Guitar/Lead Vocal Tseard, Nauta
Trumpet/Back-up Vocals van der Reijden, Sjaak
Bass Tuba/Bass Trombone/Violin/Whistle/Backup Vocals Roelofsen, Eric
Accordion/Backup Vocals Sijtsma, Jacob
Clarinet/Alto Sax/Soprano Sax/Tin Whistle/Lead Vocal Mulder, Jaap
First line: shpil zhe mir klezmorimlekh dos keshenever shtikele…
First line (Yiddish):שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך דאָס קעשענעװער שטיקעלע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 4:54

On album: 043p (Oysher, Moyshe/ Dos Keshenever Shtikele/ Grine Bleter)
Track ID: 30018
Artist: Sam Medoff Orchestra
Vocal Oysher, Moyshe -- אױשער, משה
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-031(b) (Yiddish Balkans /Michele Tauber/Misha Nisimov/Frederic Fraysswe/Efim Zubritsky -- מיט אַ ייִדישן טעם)
Track ID: 32086
Vocal Tauber, Michele
Accordion/Arranger Nisimov, Misha
Contrabass Fraysse, Frederic
Violin Zubritsky, Efim
First line: Shpilt zhe mikh klezmorimlekh, s' kesheinever shtikele, ober mitn knak,
First line (Yiddish):שפּילט זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, ס'קעשעניװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן קנאַק,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop
Length: 2:39

On album: A-060(b) (Songs From the Attic/ Lider Fun Boydem 4/ The Best of 78 Records/Bulbes -- לידער פֿון בוידעם 4\ די בעסטע פֿון 78 פּלאַטן, בולבעס)
Track ID: 35961
First line: Oy,... shpilt zhe mikh klezmorimlekh, dos keshenever shtikele, ober mitn knak,
First line:אױ...שפּילט זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, דאָס קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן קנאַק,
Style: Klezmer/Theater

On album: F-027(a) (Myriam Fuks Yddish)
Track ID: 7913
Vocal Fuks, Myriam
Artist Slingeneyer, Ghilain
First line: Shpil mikh klezmorimlekh, keshenever shtikele, abmi mitn…
First line:שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded in Belgium

On album: O-005(a) (Moishe Oysher Sings)
Track ID: 7914
Vocal Oysher, Moyshe -- אױשער, משה
First line: Shpil mikh klezmorimlekh, keshenever shtikele, abmi mitn…
First line:שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן...

On album: S-014(a) (Mimi Sloan Sings Moishe Oysher Melodies)
Track ID: 7915
Vocal Sloan, Mimi
Arranger Manning, Dick
First line: Shpilt zhe mikh klezmorimlekh, dos keshenever shtikele,
First line:שפּילט זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, דאָס קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער...

On album: S-031(c) (Mary Sorianu -- מרי סוריאנו)
Track ID: 7916
Vocal Soreanu, Miri -- סוריאנו, מירי
Arranger/Conductor Lustig, Alexander -- לוסטיג, אַלעקסאַנדער
First line: Shpil mikh klezmorimlekh, dos keshenever shtikele, ober…
First line:שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, דאָס קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

On album: W-002(e) (Remembering Benzion Witler with Shifra Lerer -- בּן-ציון װיטלער מיט שפֿרה לערער)
Track ID: 7917
Vocal Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Artist: Stein Orch
First line: Shpil mikh klezmorimlekh, keshenever shtikele, aber mitn…
First line:שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן...

On album: Y-012(a) (Yiddishe Lieder Parade -- ייִדישע לידער פּאַראַדאַ)
Track ID: 7918
Vocal Kotler, Moshe -- קאָטלער, משה
Arranger Mednik, N., arr -- מעדניק, נ., אַראַנ
First line: Shpil mikh klezmorimlekh, keshenever shtikele, ober mitn…
First line:שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן...

On album: A-001(g) (Chava Alberstein Sings Yiddish -- חוה זינגט ייִדיש)
Track ID: 7919
Vocal Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Arranger/Musical Director Wilensky, Moshe -- וילנסקי, משה
First line: Shpil mikh klezmorimlekh, keshenever shtikele, ober mitn…
First line:שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

On album: A-001(j) (Chava Alberstein Sings Yiddish -- חוה זינגט ייִדיש)
Track ID: 7920
Vocal Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Arranger/Musical Director Wilensky, Moshe -- וילנסקי, משה
First line: Shpil mikh klezmorimlekh, keshenever shtikele, ober mitn…
First line:שפּיל זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער מיטן...

On album: A-027(a) (Bruce Adler An Evening At The Yiddish Theatre… -- ..)
Track ID: 7921
Vocal Adler, Bruce
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Oy, shpilt zhe mikh klezmorimlekh, dos keshenever shtikele,
First line:אױ שפּילט זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, דאָס קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער..
Track comment: From "On Second Ave"

On album: K-029(f) (The Klezmer Conservatory Band Old World Beat)
Track ID: 7922
Artist: Klezmer Conservatory Band
Vocal Bressler, Judy
First line: Shpilt zhe mikh klezmorimlekh, dos keshenever shtikele,
First line:שפּילט זשע מיר קלעזמאָרימלעך, דאָס קעשענעװער שטיקעלע, אָבער...
Track comment: Based on folk song "Mayn Tayere Keshenev"

Title: La Comida De La Manana
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Sephardic
Origin: Ephemera 1546
Additional song notes: Poetry, "Wild Woman" by Vanessa Hidary

Recordings:


On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24221
Artist Klein, Betty
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Ladino

On album: Z-014(g) (Garden of Yidn: Yale Strom with Hot Pstromi & Klazzj, featuring Elizabeth Schwartz -- גן־עדן)
Track ID: 30874
Arranger/Violin Strom, Yale
Vocal Schwartz, Elizabeth
Accordion Fanucchi, Lou
Bass/Bouzouki Pekarek, Jeff
Percussion Perry, Gene
Language: Ladino
Style: Concert
Length: 3:43

Title: Mayn Ershter Vals -- מײַן ערשטער װאַלס
Also known as: Expectation Waltz
Also known as: Ershte Vals
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Ivanovice, Ivan
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Love
Subject: Waltz/Ball Dance/Memory
Song Comment: Adaptation pf "Expectation Waltz" - Ozidanie Vals (Russian) See Heskes #3348
Origin: Alb T-005(a)/ CD M-066(a)
Transliteration: CD K-029(j)
Translation: M-066(a)/K-029(j)

Sheet music:


Folder: 1261
Series: 4
Arranger: Richard Gendelman
Arranged for: Bb Trumpet / Key in e minor
Texts: Music only
Publisher: Richard Gendelman
Provenance: Gendelman Gift
Notes: Manuscript

Recordings:


On album: K-051(a) (The Klezmatics Shvaygn = Toyt -- שװײַגן איז טױט)
Track ID: 8134
Artist: Klezmatics
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishtolene likht fun dem zal,
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, גן קרישטאָלעמע ליכט פֿון דעם זאַל,
Track comment: Same melody as "Expectation Waltz" / Recorded as "Khasene Vals"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Waltz/Klezmer

On album: T-005(a) (Chaim Towber Golden Jubilee Record 1917-1967)
Track ID: 9846
Vocal Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishalene likht fun der zal,
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, די קרישטאַלענע ליכט פֿון דער זאַל, .
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Same melody as "Expectation Waltz"
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-060(a) (Baltimore Klezmer Orchestra)
Track ID: 19616
Artist Baltimore Klezmer Orch
Director Bussey, Aaron
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: L-019(e) (Klezmer Wedding featuring Marty Levitt, Clarinet/Marty Levit, King of the Klezmers)
Track ID: 19814
Artist: Marty Levitt Orchestra
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-071(a) (Kleitanim Lyden af jodisk tradition 2.)
Track ID: 22759
Artist: Kleitanim
Vocal Jensen, Richard Hytholm
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishalene likht fun der zal,
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, די קרישטאַלענע ליכט פֿון דער זאַל,
Language: Yiddish

On album: E-021(a) (Frieda Enoch and the Capital Klezmers String of Pearls -- שנירעלע פּערעלע)
Track ID: 24005
Artist: Capital Klezmers
Vocal Enoch, Frieda
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishalene likht fun der zal,
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, די קרישטאַלענע ליכט פֿון דער זאַל,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer

On album: K-078(a) (Klezmerduo Danish Klezmer...OY OY OY)
Track ID: 25949
Artist: Klezmerduo
Vocal/Clarinet Bredholt, Henrik
Vocal/Accordion Fjord, Ann-Mai-Britt
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishalene likht fun der zal,
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, די קרישטאַלענע ליכט פֿון דער זאַל,
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-029(j) (Klezmer Conservatory Band: A Taste of Paradise)
Track ID: 31039
Arranger Klezmer Conservatory Band
Director/Alto Sax./Accordion/Piano/Arranger Netsky, Hankus
Vocals Bressler, Judy
Clarinet Stahl, Ilene
Violin/Background Vocals Strauss, Deborah
Flute/Piccolo Miller, Robin
Cornet/Trumpet Berney, Mark
Trombone Hamilton, Mark
Piano/Accordion Bailey, Art
Mandolin/Guitar/Tenor Banjo/Vocals Warschauer, Jeff
Bass Guttman, James
Drums/Percussion Smith, Grant
First line: mayne ershte groyse freyd, di krishtolene likht fun dem zal
First line (Yiddish):מײַנע ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, די קרישטאָלענע ליכט פֿון דעם זאַל
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer

On album: M-066(a) (Max & Minka /International Accordion Duo -- מאַקס און מינקאַ)
Track ID: 28736
Accordion/Vocal Lewicki, Jeanette
Accordion Max -- מאַקס
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishalene likht fun dem zal, dayn ershte lange..
First line (Yiddishאַ):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, די קרישטאַלענע ליכט פֿון דער זאַל, דייִן ערשטע ..
Track comment: Recorded under "Dem Ershtn Valts"
Language: Yiddishאַ
Style: Folk
Length: 003:20

On album: S-068(d) (Shirim / Oy! It's Good /The Art of Yiddish Song)
Track ID: 28202
Artist: Shirim
Clarinet Dickson, Glenn
Trombone Harris, David
Piano/Accordion McLaughlin, Michael
Drums Rosenthal, Eric
Tuba Gray, Jim
Banjo Fitzpatrick, Pete
Vocal Silberman, Betty
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishalene likht fun dem zal, dayn ershte lange..
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, די קרישטאַלענע ליכט פֿון דעם זאַל,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Ershte Waltz"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Waltz/Klezmer
Length: 004:26

On album: H-040(a) (Huljet...A Kind Of Klezmer -- הוליעט)
Track ID: 31152
Accordion Rupa, Gerard
Guitar Zels, Martin
Contrabass Reif, Gunter
Percussion Toth, Sandor
Arranger/Clarinet/Arranger/Vocal Brinkmann, Georg
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishalene likht fun dem zal, dayn ershte lange..
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, די קרישטאַלענע ליכט פֿון דער זאַל, דייִן ערשטע ..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Waltz
Length: 4:19

On album: K-017(a) (Music for a Jewish Wedding Lenny Kaye and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 4924
Artist: Kaye, Lenny and his Orchestra
Track comment: Medley - Expectation Waltz/ Shloymele-Malkele
Style: Instrumental/Medley/Waltz

On album: K-031(a) (Jewish American Songs for THE JET SET Sung by Bernie Knee)
Track ID: 4925
Artist Fields, Irving and Orchestra
Author Jaffee, Moe / Gordon
Artist Knee, Bernie
First line: My heart will be with you, where you go and in all that...
Track comment: Recorded under title "My Heart Will Be With you."
Language: English

On album: M-032(a) (Maxwell Street Days Maxwell St. Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 4926
Artist Maxwell St. Klezmer Band
Style: Instrumental

On album: C-029(a) (Let's Be Freilach / Jay Chernow and his Hi-Hats Ensemble / 50 Years of Collecting)
Track ID: 4927
Artist Chernow, Jay & his Hi-Hat Ensemble
Clarinet Sass, Moe
Artist Brandwein, Howard, trumpet
Clarinet Gold, S.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: M-020(a) (Jewish Wedding Dances featuring Sam Musiker and his Clarinet)
Track ID: 4928
Clarinet Musiker, Sam -- מוזיקער, סעם
Track comment: Part of medley of waltzes
Style: Instrumental

On album: R-003(a) (The Happy Soul of a People Harry Ringler & His Orchestra)
Track ID: 4929
Artist Ringler, Harry and his orchestra
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: S-028(a) (Schalom Berel Stal y su orquesta)
Track ID: 4930
Artist Stal, Berl and orchestra -- סטאַל, בערל און אָרקעסטער
Track comment: Recorded under title "El Primar Vals"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Heym Oyfn Range
Author: Katz, Mickey
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Parody/Dialect/Humor/Yinglish
Subject: Home/Range/Wife/Cattle

Recording:


On album: 058k (Mickey Katz/ Heym Oyfn Range/ Yiddish Square Dance)
Track ID: 30502
Track comment: Parody of "Home on the Range"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Notchenka
Author: Traditional
Genre: Folk
Subject: Lonely heart/ lover far away.
Song Comment: Title translates as "night."

Title: Rassposhol
Author: Traditional
Genre: Folk/Russian Gypsy
Subject: Troika/Gypsy encampmen/ making merry.
Song Comment: Title translates "Forward, Oh Forward."

Title: Na Poslednyouyou Pyatorku
Author: Traditional
Genre: Folk/Russian Gypsy
Subject: Hire a troika, tip the coachman, speed the journey.
Song Comment: Title translates " With My Last Coin."

Title: Niet Niet Nie Chotchoo
Author: Traditional
Genre: Folk/Russian Gypsy
Subject: Maiden refusing to give up the pleasures of youth.
Song Comment: Title translates: "No, No, I Do Not Want."

Recording:


On album: A-051(a) (Louis Alter Echoes of Old Russia)
Track ID: 32980
Arranger Lefkowitch, Henry -- לעפֿקאָװיטש, הענרי
Bass-baritone soloist Cassen, Gerald
Orchestra Louis Alter and His Balalaika Orchestra
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Russian
Style: Concert

Title: Along the River Volga (Medley)
Author: Traditional
Genre: Folk/Medley

Recording:


On album: A-051(a) (Louis Alter Echoes of Old Russia)
Track ID: 32978
Orchestra Louis Alter and His Balalaika Orchestra
Arranger Cherry, R.
Arranger Alter, Louis
Bass-baritone soloist Cassen, Gerald
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "Notchenka," "Rassposhol," "Uchar Kupetz," "Na Poslednyouyou Pyatyorku"
Language: Russian
Style: Concert

Title: Kazbek
Author: Traditional
Genre: Folk/Caucasian Love Song
Subject: Wandering, wine, women and song.

Recording:


On album: A-051(a) (Louis Alter Echoes of Old Russia)
Track ID: 32977
Bass-baritone soloist Cassen, Gerald
Orchestra Louis Alter and His Balalaika Orchestra
Arranger Alter, Louis
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Russian
Style: Concert

Title: Lebedik Un Freylekh (Prauge 24)
Author: Traditional
Composer: Prague 24
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion

Recording:


On album: P-056(a) (Prague' 24/ Seven Good Years)
Track ID: 37213
Artist: Mitch Blatt
Artist: Phil Fried
Artist: Chris Gangelhoff
Artist: Jane Garvin
Artist: Maria Mimick
Artist: Aaron Oster
Artist: James Vculek
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 2:00

Title: Khosidlekh + Der Skyliner Khosid
Author: Traditional
Composer: Prague 24
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion

Recording:


On album: P-056(a) (Prague' 24/ Seven Good Years)
Track ID: 37214
Clarinet Mitch Blatt
double bass Phil Fried
Flute+clarinet Chris Gangelhoff
piccolo, wooden flute, woodblock Jane Garvin
Violin Maria Mimick
guitar, banjo, bazouki Aaron Oster
accordion, Piano James Vculek
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 5:07

Title: Yishmekhu V'Malkushkd + Ma Yofus
Author: Traditional
Composer: Prague 24
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
Additional song notes: "How Beautiful"

Recordings:


On album: P-056(a) (Prague' 24/ Seven Good Years)
Track ID: 37215
Clarinet Mitch Blatt
double bass Phil Fried
Flute+clarinet Chris Gangelhoff
piccolo, wooden flute, woodblock Jane Garvin
Violin Maria Mimick
guitar, banjo, bazouki Aaron Oster
accordion, Piano James Vculek
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 4:17

On album: B-157(b)(2)
Track ID: 40460
Vocal Bolton, Elizabeth

Title: Zeydns Tants (Prague 24)
Author: Traditional
Composer: Prague 24
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
Song Comment: Inspired by a recording made by the clariner Klezmer Dave Tarras in the 1920's

Recording:


On album: P-056(a) (Prague' 24/ Seven Good Years)
Track ID: 37216
Clarinet Mitch Blatt
double bass Phil Fried
Flute+clarinet Chris Gangelhoff
piccolo, wooden flute, woodblock Jane Garvin
Violin Maria Mimick
guitar, banjo, bazouki Aaron Oster
accordion, Piano James Vculek
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Humorous

Title: Ershter Valz
Author: Traditional
Composer: Prague 24
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
Song Comment: Also Known by it's Russian title "Ozidanie", or "Expectation"

Recording:


On album: P-056(a) (Prague' 24/ Seven Good Years)
Track ID: 37217
Clarinet Mitch Blatt
double bass Phil Fried
Flute+clarinet Chris Gangelhoff
piccolo, wooden flute, woodblock Jane Garvin
Violin Maria Mimick
guitar, banjo, bazouki Aaron Oster
accordion, Piano James Vculek
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 3:37

Title: Khosidl (Prauge 24)
Author: Traditional
Composer: Prague 24
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion

Recording:


On album: P-056(a) (Prague' 24/ Seven Good Years)
Track ID: 37218
Clarinet Mitch Blatt
double bass Phil Fried
Flute+clarinet Chris Gangelhoff
piccolo, wooden flute, woodblock Jane Garvin
Violin Maria Mimick
guitar, banjo, bazouki Aaron Oster
accordion, Piano James Vculek
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 3:18

Title: Fishelekh, Fishelekh + Two Kolomeikes
Author: Traditional
Composer: Prague 24
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
Song Comment: Adapted form a 1915 recording by Elenkrig's orchestra, introduction

Recording:


On album: P-056(a) (Prague' 24/ Seven Good Years)
Track ID: 37219
Clarinet Mitch Blatt
double bass Phil Fried
Flute+clarinet Chris Gangelhoff
piccolo, wooden flute, woodblock Jane Garvin
Violin Maria Mimick
guitar, banjo, bazouki Aaron Oster
accordion, Piano James Vculek
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 4:59

Title: Nor Gelebt, Nor Gelakht "Living+Laughing"
Author: Traditional
Composer: Dave Tarras Trio
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
Song Comment: Dave Tarras Recording, 1927

Title: Tants a Freylekh (Prauge 24)
Author: Traditional
Composer: Prague 24
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
Song Comment: Adapted from a Shlomike Beckerman Recording made in 1927

Recording:


On album: P-056(a) (Prague' 24/ Seven Good Years)
Track ID: 37221
Clarinet Mitch Blatt
double bass Phil Fried
Flute+clarinet Chris Gangelhoff
piccolo, wooden flute, woodblock Jane Garvin
Violin Maria Mimick
guitar, banjo, bazouki Aaron Oster
accordion, Piano James Vculek
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 2:18

Title: Odessa Bulgar Freylekh -- אָדעסאַ בולגאַר פֿריילעך
Author: Traditional
Composer: Prague 24
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
Song Comment: a song about mama going to the market
Additional song notes: from "Der Mame is Gegangen in Mark Areyn" Gypsy Bulgar

Recording:


On album: P-056(a) (Prague' 24/ Seven Good Years)
Track ID: 37223
Clarinet Mitch Blatt
double bass Phil Fried
Flute+clarinet Chris Gangelhoff
piccolo, wooden flute, woodblock Jane Garvin
Violin Maria Mimick
guitar, banjo, bazouki Aaron Oster
accordion, Piano James Vculek
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 4:29

Title: Scalerica De Oro / Dodi Yarad -- דודי ירעד(שיר השירים)
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Sephardic
Subject: Marriage, Love, Shir ha Shirim
Additional song notes: Ladder of Gold Shir Hashirim 6 Yedidya Admon, Sephardic Ketubah Shavot

Recording:


On album: A-078(a) (Sarah Aroste / Gracia)
Track ID: 37282
Lead Vocals Sarah Aroeste
Drums Yuval Lion
percussion, palmas Samuel Torres
percussion Rony Iwryn
bass Ziv Harpaz
Acoustic Guitar Eli Lishinsky
Electric Guitars, Programming Nir Graff
palmas Lara Bello
Alto Sax Shlomo Cohen
Keyboards, String Arangement Shai Bachar
Back Vocals, Nylon Guitar David (Manué) Castellano
Zurna Amir Gwirtzman
Strings Lea Gadaev Ensemble
First line: Venimos a ver, venimos a ver, I gozen y logren y tagan mucho bien
First line (Ladino):We've come to see, May they have joy and prosper and be very happy
Language: Ladino
Style: Love/Marriage
Length: 3:46

Title: Las Estreyas (Aroeste) -- כוכב (צלי)
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Dan Nadel
Genre: Sephardic
Translation: CD J-023(a)
Additional song notes: "the Stars"

Title: Avre Este Abat-Jour Bijou
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Sephardic
Subject: Love/Beauty/Vanity/Narcissism

Recordings:


On album: A-078(a) (Sarah Aroste / Gracia)
Track ID: 37287
lead vocals Sarah Aroeste
cajon Samuel Torres
Bass Fima Ephrone
acoustic guitar, electric guitar Eli Lishinsky
keyboards Shai Bachar
First line: Avre este abajour bijou, Avre la tu ventana
First line (Ladino):Open the shade my jewel, Open your window
Language: Ladino
Style: Love
Length: 2:13

On album: E-015(d) (La Serena /Helene Engel/ Chansons Judeo- Espagnoles)
Track ID: 27326
Vocal Engel, Helene
Guitar/Arranger Benichou, Pierre, guitar & arr
First line: Avre este abat-jour bijou, avre la tu ventana, por ver tu cara morena, al dio…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: If you forget me, you will lose your beauty.
Language: Ladino

Title: La Vida Do Por El Raki
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Sephardic
Additional song notes: The Life

Recordings:


On album: A-078(a) (Sarah Aroste / Gracia)
Track ID: 37289
lead vocals Sarah Aroeste
drums Yuval Lion
bass Uri Kleinman
electric guitars Oz Noy
Violin Lea Gadaev
shofar Yonnie Dror
paino, keyboards Shai Bachar
First line: La vida do por el raki, no puedo yo dexarlo
First line (Ladino):I give my life for alcohol, I cannot leave it
Language: Ladino
Style: Addiction
Length: 3:56

On album: L-084(a) (Sefardic Folk Songs sung by Gloria Levy)
Track ID: 41115
Language: Ladino
Length: 2:20

Title: Arvoles
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Sarah Aroeste
Genre: Love/Pop/Feminist/Judeo-Spanish
Subject: Love/Arranged Marriage
Additional song notes: Missing You

Recordings:


On album: A-078(b) (Sarah Aroste / A La Una / In The beginning)
Track ID: 37293
Vocals Sarah Aroeste
Electric Guitar Alan Cohen
Piano and Vocals Yoel Ben-Simon
Qanun Hicham Chami
Drums Vin Scialla
fretless bass Emmanuel Mann
First line: Arvoles lloran por lluvias Y montanas por aires, ansi lloran los mis ojos por ti
First line (Ladino):trees weep for rain, and mountains fie air, so my eyes weep for you
Language: Ladino
Style: Love
Length: 3:45

On album: K-152(a) (Mor Karbasi/ Daughter of the Spring)
Track ID: 39424
First line: Arvoles yoran por luvias I montanyas por ayres ansi yoran los mis ojos
First line (Ladino):Trees cry for rain Mountains for air and my eyes cry for you my love
Language: Ladino
Length: 4:13

On album: L-084(a) (Sefardic Folk Songs sung by Gloria Levy)
Track ID: 41130
Language: Ladino
Length: 1:53

Title: Café Rumbita
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Yoel Ben-Simon
Genre: Love/Pop/Feminist/Judeo-Spanish
Subject: Love/Sleep/Hearbreak
Additional song notes: Café Rumbita

Recording:


On album: A-078(b) (Sarah Aroste / A La Una / In The beginning)
Track ID: 37294
Vocals Sarah Aroeste
Electric Guitar Alan Cohen
Piano acoustic guitar and vocals Yoel Ben-Simon
shakers Yousif Sheronick
Drums Vin Scialla
fretless bass Emmanuel Mann
classical Guitar Carlos Revollar
First line: En el café del amanecer hay luces de colores
First line (Ladino):At the coffee house there were lots of lights
Language: Ladino
Style: Love
Length: 4:34

Title: Durme Durme (Aroeste)
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Yoel Ben-Simon
Genre: Love/Pop/Feminist/Judeo-Spanish
Subject: Love/Life/Birth/Cycles
Translation: Alb A-020(a)/Alb J-012(a)/Alb C-017(a)
Additional song notes: As You Sleep

Title: Yo M'enamori
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Yoel Ben-Simon
Genre: Love/Pop/Feminist/Judeo-Spanish
Subject: Love/Nights for making love/Fish/cuddle fish
Additional song notes: Moon Trick

Recording:


On album: A-078(b) (Sarah Aroste / A La Una / In The beginning)
Track ID: 37297
Vocals Sarah Aroeste
Electric Guitar Alan Cohen
Piano, leslie and vocals Yoel Ben-Simon
Drums and Darbuka Vin Scialla
fretless bass Emmanuel Mann
First line: Yo m'enamori d'un aire la la la… d'un aire d'una mujer, d'una mujer,…
First line (Ladino):I fell in love with the charms, the charms of someone
Language: Ladino
Style: Love
Length: 3:58

Title: Adio Querida (Aroeste)
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Yoel Ben-Simon
Composer: Alan Cohen
Genre: Love/Pop/Feminist/Judeo-Spanish
Subject: Love
Translation: Alb A-020(a)/Alb V-009(b)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb G-034(a)/Alb B-067(a)
Additional song notes: Last Goodbye

Title: Noches
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Love/Pop/Feminist/Judeo-Spanish
Subject: Love
Additional song notes: Sweet Nights

Recording:


On album: A-078(b) (Sarah Aroste / A La Una / In The beginning)
Track ID: 37299
Vocals Sarah Aroeste
Electric Guitar Alan Cohen
Piano, percussion and vocals Yoel Ben-Simon
Drums and Darbuka Vin Scialla
fretless bass Emmanuel Mann
Nay Bridget Robbins
First line: Noches, noches, buenas noches Noches son d'enamorar
First line (Ladino):Night, Night, sweet nights Nights for making love
Language: Ladino
Style: Love/Sex/Bed/Fish/Sea
Length: 7:19

Title: Rejoicing (Warschauer Duo)
Author: Traditional
Author: j. Watschauer
Composer: Deborah Strauss
Genre: Klezmer/Strings
Transliteration: Alb W-021(d)
Additional song notes: Hasmode/Bmi Jkezmer Conservatory Band "A Taste of Paradise: Rounder Records 2003, www.klezmerduo.com

Recording:


On album: J-049(a) (18th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/18. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 28.06-06.07.2008)
Track ID: 37394
Artist: Strauss/Warschauer Duo
violin, accordion, vocals, dance Deborah Strauss
guitar, mandolin, vocals j. Watschauer
First line: Siz netocken nechten noch machkt magen Siz nadawa bitelelea hein shteit mitzogn
Language: Yiddish
Length: 5:43

Title: Oy Gewald a Ganef
Author: Traditional
Composer: Oy Division
Genre: Neo Klezmer
Additional song notes: from album Oy Division! 2008

Recording:


On album: J-049(a) (18th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/18. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 28.06-06.07.2008)
Track ID: 37397
First line: cahp chap, zept zept zept fieselch Oy Gewald a Ganef
Language: Yiddish
Length: 3:06

Title: Hora Capitalei
Author: Traditional
Composer: The Other Europeans
Genre: Klezmer/March/Brass/Hora
Additional song notes: dzieki z 2 vanatori r.e. dir. lt. bongard, z kolekcji james i joanes. nagranie zrodlowe dla projektu the other europeans, wspolfinansowanego przez unine erupejska dyrektor artystczny: dr alan bern, partnerzy programu: other music e.V.(weimar, Niemcy) KlezMore Festival (Wieden, Austria), Festiwal Kultury Zydowskiej --- Thanks to two Vanatori R.E. dir. lt. Bongard, from the collection of James and Joanes. recording source for The Other Europeans project, co-financed by the Director erupejska Unín artystczny: Dr. Alan Bern, program partners: other music eV (Weimar, Germany) KlezMore Festival (Vienna, Austria), Festival of Jewish Culture

Recording:


On album: J-049(a) (18th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/18. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 28.06-06.07.2008)
Track ID: 37399
Language: Russian
Style: Klezmber/Brass Band
Length: 4:55

Title: Lecha Dodi (D'or)
Author: Traditional
Composer: David D'Or
Genre: Liturgical/carlebach style

Title: Freylekhs vegen Limonchiki
Author: Traditional
Genre: Instrumental/Freylekhs
Additional song notes: from the disc A Podolian Affair, Oriente Musik 2007

Recordings:


On album: J-049(a) (18th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/18. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 28.06-06.07.2008)
Track ID: 37403
Artist: Konsonas Retro
First line: oi limonchiki, vi moi limonchiki gde rastjto vi n mojom sadov,
First line:Лимончики Я умею молотить, умею вымолачивать,
Track comment: Oh little lemons, you are my little lemons,
Language: Russian/Yiddish
Style: Klezmer
Length: 5:14

On album: A-068(d) (Amsterdam Klezmer Band: Mokum Live at Studio 150)
Track ID: 38882
Language: Yidish/Dutch/Russian
Style: Klezmer
Length: 3:41

Title: Ken kere tomar konsejo
Author: Traditional
Composer: Yaniv Fridel
Genre: Sephardic/Traditional/Vocal/Strings
Subject: resentment
Additional song notes: Who wants to take advice? From the album Chi Chi Bunichi 2007

Recording:


On album: J-049(a) (18th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/18. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 28.06-06.07.2008)
Track ID: 37405
band Chi Chi Bunichi
Singing luncika altarac attias
First line: Ken kere tomar konsejo el keven ga'iola
Language: Ladino
Length: 3:56

Title: Habibi Dyali
Author: Traditional
Composer: Yossi Fine
Composer: Emil Zrihan
Genre: Middle Eastern
Additional song notes: from the album Ashkelon, Piranha Music, 1998 (7'19")

Recording:


On album: J-049(b) (19th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/19. Festiwal Kultury Zydowskiej w Krakowie 27.06-5.07.2009)
Track ID: 37409
Artist: Emil Zrihan
Language: Arabic
Style: Middle Eastern
Length: 7:21

Title: Notzer Chesed, Av Rachman
Author: Rabin Yosef Chaim of Baghdad
Author: Traditional
Composer: Hayona Ensemble
Composer: Mark Eliyahu
Genre: Middle Eastern
Additional song notes: live recording on 23 November 2008, copyright reshimu

Recording:


On album: J-049(b) (19th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/19. Festiwal Kultury Zydowskiej w Krakowie 27.06-5.07.2009)
Track ID: 37415
Solo Mark Eliyahu
Artist: Hayona Ensemble
First line: Elo hayimi ekamocha ehadash edeha simcha
Language: Hebrew
Style: Persian / Iraq Influence
Length: 6:54

Title: A Staff of Strength in the Hands of the Right
Author: Traditional
Author: Jeremiah Lockwood
Genre: Neo/Klezmer/Religious
Additional song notes: "...of the Righteous" from the album Hidden Melodies revealed, JDub Music 2009

Recording:


On album: J-049(b) (19th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/19. Festiwal Kultury Zydowskiej w Krakowie 27.06-5.07.2009)
Track ID: 37416
band The Sway Machinery
Language: Hebrew
Length: 4:27

Title: Ze Suity klezmersko-cyganskiej (Fragment)
Author: Traditional
Genre: Klezmer/March

Recording:


On album: J-049(b) (19th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/19. Festiwal Kultury Zydowskiej w Krakowie 27.06-5.07.2009)
Track ID: 37418
band The Other Europeans
Cimbolim / cymbaly Kalman Balogh -- FIX
Trombone / puzon Dan Blacksberg Modern Yiddish Ensemble
Piano forte / Fortepian Bern, Alanx
trumpet / trabka Brody, Paul
violin / skrzypce Bunea, Marin
Flute / Flet Matt Darriau -- FIX
clarinet / klarnet Dawid, Christian
Double Bass / Kontrabass Csaba Novak -- FIX/dup
accordion / akordeon Ralchev, Petar
violin / skrzypce Stas Rayko -- FIX/dup
clarinet / klarnet Receanu, Adrian
tuba Mark Rubin -- FIX
percussion / perkusja Guy Schalom -- FIX
trumpet / trabka Stinga, Adam
Language: Yiddish
Style: Instramental
Length: 3:27

Title: Az Der Rebe Tantst -- אז דר רבה אַנס
Author: Traditional
Composer: Leopold Kozlowski
Composer: Jacek Cygan
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
Additional song notes: From the Album leopold kozlowski, the last klezmer of Galicia. Jewish Songs, Klezmer Hois 2002

Recordings:


On album: J-049(b) (19th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/19. Festiwal Kultury Zydowskiej w Krakowie 27.06-5.07.2009)
Track ID: 37421
Artist: Leopold Kozlowski
Artist: Katarzyna Jamróz
First line: Az der rebbe tantst, tansen al le chassidim, Az der rebbe zingt, zinggen al le..
First line (Yiddish)::אַז דער רבי זינגט ,אַז דער רבי זינגט, זינגען אַלע חסידים
Language: Yiddish
Length: 6:27

On album: Y-034(a) (Yiddish Songs/ Tous les plus grands tubes Yiddishes du monde)
Track ID: 39175
First line: Az der rebe zingt, zinining ale chasidim, ay bye bye bye bye,zingin ale chasidim
Language: Yiddish

Title: Nigun 68
Author: Traditional
Genre: Jazz/Neo-Klezmer Fusion

Recording:


On album: J-049(f) (17th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/17. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 23.06-01.07 2007)
Track ID: 37427
band Shofar
Style: Instramental
Length: 5:57

Title: Tyachiver Sirba
Author: Traditional
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer
Additional song notes: from the album Vertski Pass, Golden Horn Records 2004

Recording:


On album: J-049(f) (17th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/17. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 23.06-01.07 2007)
Track ID: 37429
band Veretski Pass
Style: Instramental
Length: 2:13

Title: Duo Polka
Author: Traditional
Genre: Polka/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
Additional song notes: From the Album Sobreviviente, Los Ańos Luz Discos 2003

Recording:


On album: J-049(f) (17th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/17. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 23.06-01.07 2007)
Track ID: 37436
Artist: Lerner Moguilewsky
Length: 3:02

Title: Sholoym Aleykhem II
Author: Traditional
Genre: Jazz/Religious/Fusion
Additional song notes: From the archives of the 12th Festival, Jewish Cultural Festival, Krakow

Recording:


On album: J-049(f) (17th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/17. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 23.06-01.07 2007)
Track ID: 37438
Artist: London, Louis
Artist: Sklamberg, Lorin
Artist: Schwimmer, Rob
First line: Shalom Alekhem malachaey hashares malachey elyon, mi melekh malakhay ha melakhim
Language: Hebrew
Style: Jazz Piano/Holiday/Shabbes Song
Length: 3:31

Title: Joszke odjeżdza
Author: Traditional
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer/Brass
Additional song notes: from the album Leopold Kozlowski Ostatni Klezmer Galicji, Klezmerhojs 2002

Recording:


On album: J-049(f) (17th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/17. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 23.06-01.07 2007)
Track ID: 37440
Artist: Marta Bizoń
Artist: Andrzej Rón
First line: ah oney koshata
Language: Russian
Style: Polka, Narrative song
Length: 1:45

Title: Mi Yamalay
Author: Traditional
Composer: Frank London
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
Additional song notes: from the album Carnival Conspiracy, Piranha 2005

Recording:


On album: J-049(f) (17th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/17. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 23.06-01.07 2007)
Track ID: 37441
band Frank London's Klezmer Brass All Stars
First line: Mi yamalay mishelos mi en banim,x 3 bemili moshiach rachaim
Language: Hebrew
Style: Polka 2/2 Traditional, heavy purcussion.
Length: 3:11

Title: Ha Tikvah -- התקוה
Author: Traditional
Composer: Ben-Haim, Paul -- חיים-בן, פּ.
Genre: Choral / A'cappela / Religious
Subject: Hope/Anthem
Additional song notes: The Hope "To be a free nation in our land, the land of Zion, Jerusalem"

Recording:


On album: Z-013(e) (Zamir Choral of Boston/ Shemesh/Sunshine/ Joshua Jacobson Conductor -- שמש)
Track ID: 37606
Language: Hebrew
Style: Choral
Length: 1:43

Title: El Yivneh -- אל יונה
Author: Traditional
Composer: Chajes, Julius
Composer: Kashanski, R.
Genre: Choral / A'cappela/ Religious
Subject: Rebuild / Massiah
Song Comment: Transcribed: J. Chajes, Arr: R. Kashanski
Additional song notes: "The Lord will rebuild" the gallilee. Blessed be he who builds the land of Israel

Recording:


On album: Z-013(e) (Zamir Choral of Boston/ Shemesh/Sunshine/ Joshua Jacobson Conductor -- שמש)
Track ID: 37596
Language: Yiddish
Style: Choral
Length: 4:05

Title: Earth
Composer: Traditional

Recording:


On album: K-087(d) (Kroke / Sounds of a Vanishing World)
Track ID: 38762
double bass Lato, Tomasz
accordion Bawol, Jerzy
violin, viola, vocals, percussion Kukurba, Tomasz

Title: Keter
Author: Yasmin Levy
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Sephardi / Israeli / Andalusia / Flamenco
Additional song notes: Thanks to Life

Recordings:


On album: L-094(c) (Yasmin Levy La Juderia)
Track ID: 38926
Guitar, Palmas Hasson, Yechiel
Cajon, Palmas Levy, Sasson
Ney, Oud, Turkish Clarinet Shasar, Amir
percussion Shuler, Rami
Language: Hebrew
Length: 5:38

On album: L-071(a) (Ariel Lazarus / Keter Malchut / Sephardic Prayers and Songs -- כתר מלכות)
Track ID: 40143
Vocals amd Guitars Lazarus, Ariel
Drums, Percussion, Electric Bass, Eckert, Dan
Flute Syring, Natalie

Title: Ver?
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Winograd, Michael -- ווינאָגראַד, מ.
Composer: Waletzky, Josh -- װאָלעטסקי, יהודה
Genre: Neo-Klezmer/Lament
Subject: Messianic / Peace
Additional song notes: Who

Recording:


On album: W-045(b) (Michael Winograd/Storm Game)
Track ID: 39332
bass Fox-Rosen, Benjy
tsimbl Horowitz, Joshua
violin Strauss, Deborah
clarinet Winograd, Michael -- ווינאָגראַד, מ.
accordion Farrell, Patrick
piano Fort, Anat
Vocals Berkson, Judith
Style: Lament
Length: 4:05

Title: Shoef Kemo Eved
Author: Traditional
Composer: Ibn Gabirol, Solomon -- שׁלמה אבּן-גבּירוֹל

Recording:


On album: L-094(a) (Yasmin Levy Libertad)
Track ID: 40101
First line: Languissant comme un esclave Il cherchera la main son maitre
First line (Ladino):שואף כמו עבד ישאף ליד רבו חסדך פרש עליו וקרע שטר חובו
Language: Ladino
Length: 4:59

Title: Forshpil (Vos) -- (פֿאָרשפּיל (וואָס)
Composer: Vos, Bert
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Instrumental
Additional song notes: Prelude

Recording:


On album: L-038(d) (Shura Lipovsky: Ensemble Novaya/ Vaytinke)
Track ID: 41605
Pianist/Arranger Prenen, Paul
Cellist Roelofs, Maaike
Recorder van Roon, Marjolijn
Violin Vos, Bert
Artist: Novaya Shira Ensemble
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Instrumental
Length: 4:25

Title: Di Verone -- די וועראָנע
Author: Chorny, Efim -- טשאָרני, עפֿים
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Literary Origin/Concert
Subject: Crow/Children/Black Nose/Nest/Staw/Leaves/Winters/Shelter
Origin: Alb L-038(d)
Transliteration: Alb L-038(d)
Translation: Alb L-038(d)
Additional song notes: The Crow Music characterized as "Tradional Moldavian

Recording:


On album: L-038(d) (Shura Lipovsky: Ensemble Novaya/ Vaytinke)
Track ID: 41613
Vocal Lipovsky, Shura
Artist: Novaya Shira Ensemble
Pianist/Arranger Prenen, Paul
Cellist Roelofs, Maaike
Recorder van Roon, Marjolijn
Violin Vos, Bert
First line: Zitst verone oyfn dakh, hot zi kinderlekh a sakh, tidl di ti ti ti, un zi hot
First line (Yiddish):זיצט אַ וועראָנע אויפֿן דאַך, האָט זי קינדערערלעך אַ סך, טיטל די טי טי טי טי,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:48

Title: Ikh Vel Aykh Gebn Tsu Derklarn -- איך וועל אײַך דעבן צו דערקלאַרן
Also known as: Ma Noymar
Composer: Shepherd, Polina -- שעפּהערד, פּאָלינאַ
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Folk/Duet/Concert/Cumulative
Subject: Wedding/Groom/Bride/In-Laws/Gifts/Canopy/Musicians/Blessings
Transliteration: Alb S-167(a)/Ephemera 1536
Translation: Alb S-167(a)/Alb 169(a)/Ephemera 1536
Additional song notes: Yiddish

Recording:


On album: S-202(c) (Sklamberg & the Shepherds/ Aheym/Homeward)
Track ID: 41996
Vocal/Accordion Sklamberg, Lorin
Clarinet Shepherd, Merlin -- שעפּהערד, מערלין
Vocal/Piano Shepherd, Polina -- שעפּהערד, פּאָלינאַ
First line: Ma noymar uma nedabar (2), ver zoln mir zogn, un vos zolen mir redn, vos eyns…
First line (Yiddish):מה נוֹמר ומה נדבּר (2) ואָס זאָלן מיר זאָגן, און וואָס זאָלן מיר רעדן, וואָס אײַנס
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Concert
Length: 4:11

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