Look up artist Singer, Lewis


Name: Singer, Lewis

Songs written or composed


Title: Bar Mitzvah Special
Composer: Singer, Lewis
Composer: Farber, Nat
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty

Recordings:


On album: B-062(a) (Don Byron plays the music of Mickey Katz)
Track ID: 19668
Clarinet Byron, Don & Orch
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22339
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Arrranger/Possibly Conductor Farber, Nat
Trombone Diner, Harold
French Horn DeRosa, Vince
Woodwind Jacob, Jules
Woodwind Bercov, Morris
Woodwind Howard, Terry
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Gaines, Earl
Drums Singer, Lewis
Track comment: Recorded Aug 25, 1964
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-022(a) (Mickey Katz Plays Music for Weddings, Bar Mitzvahs & Brisses)
Track ID: 1927
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Track comment: Instrumental

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Freylekh Jamboree
Composer: Katz, Mickey
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22341
Clarinet/Orchestra Leader Katz, Mickey
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Guitar Bain, Bob
Bass Breen, Larry
Drums Weiss, Sam
Xylophone Singer, Lewis
Track comment: Has elements of a sher, broyges tants, freylekhs,
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Litvak Square Dance
Author: Katz, Mickey
Composer: Katz, Mickey
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22344
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Arranger/Possibly Conductor Farber, Nat
Trombone Diner, Harold
French Horn DeRosa, Vince
Woodwind Jacob, Jules
Woodwind Bercov, Morris
Woodwind Howard, Terry
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Gaines, Earl
Drums Singer, Lewis
First line: Khap a meydl, khap a man, sving your partner,
Track comment: Recorded Aug 25, 1964
Language: Yinglish

Title: The Wedding Dance
Composer: Katz, Mickey
Genre: Klezmer/Novelty/Instrumental
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22349
Clarinet/Orchestra Leader Katz, Mickey
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trombone Zentner, Sy
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano/Arranger Farber, Nat
Bass Breen, Larry
Xylophone Singer, Lewis
Guitar Bain, Bob
Track comment: Recorded Nov 28, 1956
Style: Includes melody line of "Reb Dovidl", a kazatska, freylekhs

Title: Simcha Time
Author: Unknown
Composer: Unknown
Genre: Novelty/Dialect/
Subject: Food/Wedding/Family/Celebration/Klezmer
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22351
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Vocal Katz, Mickey
Arranger/Orchestra Leader (possibly) Farber, Nat
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Trumpet Diner, Harold
French Horn DeRosa, Vince
Woodwinds Webb, Champ
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Gaines, Earl
Drums Singer, Lewis
First line: Come on, one and all, let's be freylekh, let us have a ball,
Track comment: Recorded Sep 30, 1964
Language: Yinglish

Title: Can Can Kozotski
Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
Genre: Novelty/Klezmer/Instrumental/Parody
On album: K-022(g) (Simcha Time Mickey Katz Plays Music For Weddings Bar Mitz..)
Track ID: 22353
Trumpet Klein, Emmanuel
Arranger/Orchestra Leader (possibly) Farber, Nat
Artist: Mickey Katz Orchestra
Trumpet Diner, Harold
French Horn DeRosa, Vince
Woodwinds Webb, Champ
Woodwinds Bercov, Morris
Violin Gill, Benny
Piano Sherman, Ray
Bass Gaines, Earl
Drums Singer, Lewis
Track comment: Based on Offenbach Melody
Style: Instrumental

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
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

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