Look up artist Brody, Joseph


Name: Brody, Joseph
Name (Yiddish): יוסף ברױדי
Born: 1877 (Liakhovtshi, Misker Gebernia (District of Minsk) White Russ)
Died: 1943
Comment: Came to US 1895/ See Perlmutter p349

Songs written or composed


Title: Al Tashlikhenu (Smulevitz) -- אל תשליכנו (שמולעוויץ)
Author: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Composer: Friedsel, Louis -- פֿרידזעל, לואיס
Genre: Literary Origin/Badkhunish
Subject: Life/Purpose/Aging/Generations/Fear
Origin: SH Dropsie 43
Transliteration: Sh Dropsie 43/Ephemera 1485
Translation: Ephemera 1485
Music: Sh Dropie 43
Additional song notes: From Joseph Lateiner's 1910 musical drama "Yom Hachupo"

Sheet music:


Folder: 43
Series: 3
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: A. Teres
Publisher address: 159 Delancy Street., NY
Date: 1910
Provenance: Gift of Dropsie College Library
First line: Dem Mentshn's tsil iz vi a kindershpiel, leben lang iz…
First line (Yiddish): דעם מענאשען'ס ציל איז ווי אַ קינדערשפּיל, לעבן לאַנג איז זײַן בעגער,. .
Notes: Cover: Block Lettering, Photo Insert of Solomom Small (Smulewitz) and presumably Louis Friedsel

Recording:


On album: P-068(g) (Der East Side Fun Amol/ Jane Peppler & Friends)
Track ID: 41513
Vocal Peppler, Jane
Piano Enoch, Aviva
First line: Dem mentshns tsil s'vi a kindershpil: lebn lang iz zayn bager, koym vert er alt
First line (Yiddish):דעם מענטשנס ציל ס'ווי אַ קינדערשפּיל: לעבן לאַנג איז זײַן באַגער, קוים ווערט..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:36

Title: Gam Ki Elekh (Brody) -- גם כּי אלך (תהלים כג)
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Biblical/Psalm
Subject: Psalm 23:04/Death/Fear/Faith/Protection/Valley
Origin: HAL 48/Tanakh 2 1574/Alb C-001(g)
Transliteration: HAL 48/Tanakh 2 1574/Alb C-001(g)
Translation: HAL 48/Tanakh 2 1574/Alb C-001(g)

Recording:


On album: K-010(h) (Miriam Kressyn & Seymour Rechzeit From Ellis Island...)
Track ID: 21810
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
First line (Hebrew):גם כּי אלך בּניא צלמות לא אירא רע כּי אתּה עמדי
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew
Style: Theater

Title: A Gute Vokh (Brody) -- אַ גוטע װאָך (בראָדי)
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Theatre/Ritual
Subject: Pleasure/Sabbath/Grandfather/Zmiros/Havdole/Gute Vokh
Additional song notes: From the musical "Tzadik's Mishpokhe"

Recordings:


On album: L-050(a) (Martin Lorber Collection of 78 RPM Recordings)
Track ID: 27660
Vocal Schwartz, William -- שוואַרץ, וויליאַם
First line: Oy got fun avrom, fun yitskhok un yankov, der liber shabos geyt avek, oy got..
First line (Yiddish):אױ גאָט פֿון אבֿרהם, יצחק, און יעקבֿ, דער ליבע שבּת גײט אַװעק, אױ גאָט זאָל
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Columbia E7389 78rpm from Tsadiks Mishpokha - Box 022
Language: Yiddish
Style: Tenor/Theatre/Cantorial

On album: 022f (Schwartz, William, tenor/ Mayne Kinder Yorn/ A Gute Vokh)
Track ID: 29390
Vocal Schwartz, William -- שוואַרץ, וויליאַם
First line: Oy got fun avrom, fun yitskhok un yankov, der liber shabos geyt avek, oy got..
First line:אױ גאָט פֿון אבֿרהם, יצחק, און יעקבֿ, דער ליבע שבּת גײט אַװעק, אױ גאָט זאָל

Title: Mayne Kinder Yorn -- מײַנע קינדער יאָרן
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Nostalgia/Theatre
Subject: Childhood
Additional song notes: From the musical "Tsadik's Mishpokhe"

Recordings:


On album: L-050(a) (Martin Lorber Collection of 78 RPM Recordings)
Track ID: 27661
Vocal Schwartz, William -- שוואַרץ, וויליאַם
First line: Text inaudible
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Columbia E7389 78rpm from Tsadiks Mishpokha - Box 022
Language: Yiddish
Style: Tenor/Theatre

On album: 022f (Schwartz, William, tenor/ Mayne Kinder Yorn/ A Gute Vokh)
Track ID: 29389
Vocal Schwartz, William -- שוואַרץ, וויליאַם

Title: El Rakhum Vekhanun -- אל רחום וחנון
Author: Gastwirth, Henry M.
Composer: Friedsel, Louis -- פֿרידזעל, לואיס
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Goals/Children/Granchilren/God/ Faith/Prayer/Mercy
Additional song notes: God of Compassion

Recordings:


On album: 005f (Juvalier, Kalmen, tenor/ Nakhes Fun Kinder/ El Rakhum Vekhanun)
Track ID: 28923
Vocal Juvelier, Kalman
First line: Dem mentshens lebn in zayn shtrebn, es iz a lebn, nakhes..far zayne kinder,…
First line (Yiddish):דעם מענטשן לעבן, אין זײַן שטרעבן, עס איז אַ לעבן נחת..פֿאַר זײַנע קינדער…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:24

On album: 001n (Juvelier, Kalmen/ Dos Bisele Glik/ El Rakhum Vekhanun)
Track ID: 28801
Vocal Juvelier, Kalman
First line: Dem mentshens lebn in zayn shtrebn, es iz a lebn, nakhes..far zayne kinder,…
First line (Yiddish):דעם מענטשן לעבן, אין זײַן שטרעבן, עס איז אַ לעבן נחת..פֿאַר זײַנע קינדער...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:24

Title: Dos Bisele Glik -- דאָס ביסעלע גליק
Author: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Fate/Money/Love/Health/Sustenance
Additional song notes: The little bit of luck

Sheet music:


Folder: 524
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: A. Teres Music Dealer & Publisher
Publisher address: 159 Delancey St., New York, NY
Date: 1914
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 268
First line: Di menshen shtreben yoren lang dem glik fir zikh…
First line (Yiddish): די מענשען שטרעבן יאָרן לאַנג דען גליק פֿיר זיך צו פֿאָנגען,
Notes: Black lettering, Yiddish/Transliteration/English. Price 20 cents. First lines of music of seven other songs printed on front and back covers. Price 20 cents.

Recording:


On album: 001n (Juvelier, Kalmen/ Dos Bisele Glik/ El Rakhum Vekhanun)
Track ID: 28800
Vocal Juvelier, Kalman
First line: Vi nemt men freyd..yorn lang, dos glik farikht tsu fangen…
First line (Yiddish):ווי נימט מען פֿרייד..יורן לאַנג דאָד גליק פֿאַרזיכט צו פֿאַנגען...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:26

Title: Mizmor Ledovid (Psalm 023, Brody) -- מזמוֹר לדוד (תהלים כג, בראָדי)
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Biblical/Psalm
Subject: Faith
Origin: Pasternak CH 145/Alb Y-003(a)/Alb S-004(a)/Tanakh v.2 1573
Transliteration: Pasternak CH 65/Alb Y-003(a)/Alb D-008(d)2/Alb K-059(c)/Ephemera 910
Translation: K-059(c)/Pasternak CH 145/Y-003(a)/Alb D-008(d)2/CD B-076(a)/Tanakh v.2 1573

Recording:


On album: G-042(c) (Moshe Ganchoff Jewish Melodies)
Track ID: 20326
Vocal Ganchoff, Khazn Moyshe -- גאַנשאַף, חזן משה
Conductor Saslavsky, Nicholas L. -- סאַסלאַװסקי, נ. ל.
First line: Mizmor ledovided adonay ro'i lo ekhsor, binos deshe...
First line:מזמוֹר לדוד יהוֹה רעי לא אחסר: בּנאות דשׁא ירבּיצני,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From incidental music to drama "God, Man & the Devil"

Title: Shloyme Hamelekhs Tsvoe -- שלמה המלכס צוואה
Author: Schorr, Anshel -- שאָר, אַנשעל
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Theater
Subject: Knowledge/Torah/Wisdom/Solomon/Advice/Testament
Additional song notes: From the operetta "Malke Sheba" - "The Queen of Sheba"

Sheet music:


Folder: 25
Series: 4
Arranged for: Piano/Voice
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Hebrew Publishing Company
Publisher address: 83-87 Canal St. New York
Date: 1907
Provenance: Gift of Robert & Molly Freedman, 1996
First line: Hakol hevel, geshriben hob ikh, ales iz narish..
First line (Yiddish): הײַל הבל, געשריבען האַב איך, אַלעס איז נאַריש און פּוסט
Notes: Cover: Block letters in English and Yiddish advertising the ì Operetta titled "Queen of Sheba" and listing five songs from the ì operetta. Cover includes five photographs, three male and two ì female (unidentified). Piano 50 cents / Violin 30 cents

Title: Sholem Bayis (Smulewitz) -- שלום בּית
Author: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Composer: Teres, A.
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Composer: Friedsel, Louis -- פֿרידזעל, לואיס
Genre: Literary Origin/Theater
Subject: Home/Peace/Happiness/Contentment

Sheet music:


Folder: 284
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: A. Teres Music Dealer
Publisher address: 159 Delancey St. New York, NY
Date: 1920
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 69
First line: A minig iz do bay undz yidn, mir megen shtoltsiren mit dem…
First line (Yiddish): אַ מנהג איז דאָ בײַ ייִדען, מיר מעגען שטאָלצירען מיט דעם
Notes: Black lettering, English/Hebrew. Small oval photo of man with mustache. Yiddish words, 2 verses in center. Six other melody lines on back cover with prices, 25 cents.

Title: Av Harakhamim (Brody) -- אב הרחמים (בראָדי)
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Religious/Liturgy/Prayer
Subject: Mercy/Memorial/Martyrs/Yizkor
Origin: Alb V-003(b)/Alb B-032(a)/Alb K-047(d)/
Transliteration: Alb V-003(b)/Alb B-032(a)/Alb K-047(d)/
Translation: Alb V-003(b)/Alb B-032(a)/Alb K-047(d)/Vorbei 255
Additional song notes: "Father of Mercies"

Recordings:


On album: K-047(d)3 (Cantor Sholom Katz Vol 3, Sabbath In The Synagogue -- שער השמים - שבּת)
Track ID: 23061
Artist Katz, Khazn Sholom -- קאַץ, חזן שלום
Conductor Silbermintz, Seymour -- זילבערמינץ, שלמה
First line: Venireyhu ayin b'ayin beshuvo el noveyhu kakosuv ki ayin...
First line (Hebrew):ונראהו עין ביען, בשובו אל נוהר, כּכּתוב: כּי עין בעין יראו,
Track comment: May we behold the glory of the Lord, eye to eye, when He...
Language: Hebrew

On album: K-047(c) (Sabbath In The Synagogue Vol III Sholom Katz & Male Choir -- שער השמים)
Track ID: 1617
Artist Katz, Khazn Sholom -- קאַץ, חזן שלום
Conductor Silbermintz, Seymour -- זילבערמינץ, שלמה
First line: Venireyhu ayin b'ayin beshuvo el noveyhu kakosuv ki ayin...
First line (Hebrew):ונראהו עין ביען, בשובו אל נוהר, כּכּתוב: כּי עין בעין יראו,
Track comment: May we behold the glory of the Lord, eye to eye, when He...
Language: Hebrew

Title: Di Libe Iz A Blum -- די ליבע איז אַ בלום
Author: Tanzman, Yosef -- טאַנזמאַן, יוסף
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Theater
Subject: Love/Flowers/Garden/Romance
Additional song notes: From the musical "Yankele Tsigayner"

Sheet music:


Folder: 392
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Trio Press Inc.
Publisher address: 28 E. 4th St. New York, NY
Date: 1926
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 170
First line: A gorten fun libe vel ikh far dir flantsen, fun blumen…
First line (Yiddish): אַ גאָרטען פֿון ליבע וועל איך דיר פֿלאַנצען, פֿון בלומען אַלערליי,
Notes: Dark blue lettering, Yiddish/English. From the show Yankele Tzigayner. A Garten Fin Libe, duet by Samuel Rosenstein and Rose Karp. "Now playing at Samuel Rosenstein's Lenox Theatre, Lenox Ave & 111th St., New York. Yiddish words on back cover. Theatre program with cast of characters also on back cover.

Title: Der Bitukhen Tsu Got -- דער בטחון צו גאָט
Author: Gilrod, Louis -- גילראָד, לאָויס
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Composer: Friedsel, Louis -- פֿרידזעל, לואיס
Genre: Theater
Subject: Faith/Good/Evil/Sickness/Hope
Additional song notes: From the play "The Power of Passion" by Z. Libin.

Sheet music:


Folder: 527
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English/Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1914
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 271
First line: Oy zay nit fertzvayfelt. Oy tateniu…
First line (Yiddish): אוי זײַ ניט פֿאַרצווייפֿעלט, אוי טאַטיניו, וועסט זען וועסט נאָך ווערן געזינד
Notes: Black lettering, English/Yiddish/Transliteration. Cover includes seventeen small cameo photographs of men and women (no names). David Kessler Second Avenue Theatre. Max R. Wilner presents "The Power of Passion". Music by Brody & Friedse. Words by Gilrod. Back cover includes three verses in Yiddish & Transliteration and Cast of Characters in English/Yiddish.

Title: Russland -- רוסלאַנד
Author: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Theater/Place
Subject: Russia/Tsar/Pogroms/Revolution/Socialist/Freedom/Hope
Origin: SH Dropsie 41
Transliteration: SH Dropsie 41
Music: Sh Dropsie 41
Additional song notes: Russia

Sheet music:


Folder: 41
Series: 3
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: A Teres
Publisher address: 159 Delancy Street, New York
Date: 1917
Provenance: Gift of Dropsie College Library
First line: A land ful mit pogromen, fargosn blut mit strumen,…
First line (Yiddish): אַ לאַנד פֿול מיט פּאָגראָמען, פֿאַרגאַסען בלוט אין שטראָמען, די שוואַרצע…
Notes: Cover:Block Lettering/English, Yiddish/ From J. Lateiner's Latest Play "The True Friend"/ Sung by Morris Schwartz/ Photo insert of Schwartz

Title: Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof Gezint -- שלאָף מײַן קינד שלאַף געזינט
Author: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Composer: Brody, Joseph -- יוסף ברױדי
Genre: Lullaby
Subject: Mother/Child/Sleep/Rest/Mother's Visage/
Transliteration: SM Dropsie 50

Sheet music:


Folder: 50
Series: 3
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: A Teres
Publisher address: 159 Delancy Street, NY
Date: 1914
Provenance: Gift of Dropsie College Library
First line: Shlof mayn kind, shlof gezint, makh dayne oygelekh tsu,…
First line (Yiddish): שלאָף מײַן קינד, שלאַף געזינט, מאַך דײַנע אייגעלעך צו, דײַן מאָנע וואַכט...
Notes: Cover: Block Lettering Yiddish English/ Title is not on the cover, but on second page with legend "Sung by Miss Lubrizki". Title is "Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof" To avoid conflict title is given as "Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof Gezint"

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