Look up artist Green, Martin


Name: Green, Martin

Songs written or composed


Title: Monish -- מאָניש
Author: Peretz, Yitskhok Leybush -- פּרץ, יצחק לײבוש
Composer: Green, Martin
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Genius/Naïve/Scholar/Temptation/Seduction/

Recordings:


On album: G-012(d) (Herts Grosbard 4 Readings from... Y. L. Peretz and S. Anski -- הערץ גראָסבאַרט 4 װאָרט קאָנצערט י. ל. פּרץ און ש. אַנסקי)
Track ID: 19268
Vocal Grosbard, Hertz -- גראָסבאַרד, הערץ
First line: S'iz a mol geven a ile, kh'veys nisht ven un vu afile, ..
First line:ס'איז געװען אַ מאָל געװען א עיליו, כ'װײס נישט װען און װוּ אפֿילו
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

On album: G-071(a) (A Boy Named Sureh: Marty Green)
Track ID: 30936
Vocal/Piano/Synth Green, Martin
Vocal Green, Sharon
Guitar Schipper, Neil
Violin Bilash, Daria
Bass Guitar/Hammond B-3 Organ Gillies, Chris
First line: In'm shtetl iz geveysn fun kadmoynim a…
First line:אינ'ם שטעטל איז געווייזען פֿון קדמונים…
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Der Sureh-Lid -- דער סורעה-ליד
Author: Green, Martin
Composer: Silverstein, Shel
Genre: Humorous/Parody/Adaptation
Subject: Father/Son/Gender Confusion/Name/Sarah/Revenge
Song Comment: Parody of song "A Boy Named Sue" by Shel Silverstein
Transliteration: G-071(a)
Translation: G-071(a)

Recording:


On album: G-071(a) (A Boy Named Sureh: Marty Green)
Track ID: 30930
Vocal/Piano/Synth Green, Martin
Vocal Green, Sharon
Guitar Schipper, Neil
Violin Bilash, Daria
Bass Guitar/Hammond B-3 Organ Gillies, Chris
First line: Ikh bin geven nor a pitsl kind ven mayn tate hot…
First line (Yiddish):איך בין געווען נאָר אַ פּיצל קינד ווען מייִן טאַטע האָט
Language: Yiddish
Style: Country & Western/Pop

Title: Di Balade Fun Yankl-Yisroel -- די באַלאַדע פֿון יאַנקל-ישראָל
Author: Green, Martin
Composer: Villard, Jean
Genre: Adaptation
Subject: Child/Poverty/Bris/Wedding/Funeral/Drink/Celebration
Song Comment: Based on song "The Three Bells" by Reisfeld/Villard/Manning
Transliteration: Alb G-071(a)
Translation: Alb G-071(a)

Recording:


On album: G-071(a) (A Boy Named Sureh: Marty Green)
Track ID: 30931
Vocal/Piano/Synth Green, Martin
Vocal Green, Sharon
Guitar Schipper, Neil
Violin Bilash, Daria
Bass Guitar/Hammond B-3 Organ Gillies, Chris
First line: Tif in a farvorfenem shtetl, ergets in poylen vist un farloreyn…
First line (Yiddish):טיפּ אין אַ פֿאַרוורפֿענעם שטעטל, ערגעץ אין פּוילען וויסט און פֿאַרלויען
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Zuntik Morgn -- זונטיק מאָרגן
Author: Green, Martin
Composer: Kristofferson, Kris
Genre: Parody/Folk
Subject: Sunday Morning/Shul/Poland/Old Times/Old Comrades/Food
Song Comment: Based on song "Sunday Morning" by Kris Kristofferson

Recording:


On album: G-071(a) (A Boy Named Sureh: Marty Green)
Track ID: 30932
Vocal/Piano/Synth Green, Martin
Vocal Green, Sharon
Guitar Schipper, Neil
Violin Bilash, Daria
Bass Guitar/Hammond B-3 Organ Gillies, Chris
First line: In undzer higer raykhen golus bay undz yidn iz a shul a grossen…
First line (Yiddish):אין אונדזער היגער רײַכן גײַלוס בײַ אונדז ייִדן איז אַ שול באַ גראָסן
Language: Yiddish
Style: Country & Western/Pop

Title: Nokh Alts Klor -- נאָך אַלטס קלאָר
Author: Green, Martin
Composer: Aznavour, Charles
Genre: Adaptation
Subject: Lost Love/Memories/Arranged Marriage/Eduring Feeling
Song Comment: Based on song "Non, je n'ais rien oublie" by Charles Aznavour/ Oyfn Pripetshik
Transliteration: G-071(a)
Translation: G-071(a)

Recording:


On album: G-071(a) (A Boy Named Sureh: Marty Green)
Track ID: 30933
Vocal/Piano/Synth Green, Martin
Vocal Green, Sharon
Guitar Schipper, Neil
Violin Bilash, Daria
Bass Guitar/Hammond B-3 Organ Gillies, Chris
First line: Nit umzist vos men zogt, s'iz do a kleyner velt…
First line (Yiddish):ביט אומזיסט וואָס מען זאָגט סיאיז אַ קליינער וועלט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Dayn Veg -- דייִן וועג
Author: Green, Martin
Composer: Revaux, Jacques
Composer: Francois, Claude
Composer: Anka, Paul
Genre: Humorous/Parody
Subject: End of Life/Torah/Joy of Observance/Gentile/Schnitzel
Song Comment: Based on song "My Way"
Transliteration: G-071(a)
Translation: G-071(a)

Recording:


On album: G-071(a) (A Boy Named Sureh: Marty Green)
Track ID: 30934
Vocal/Piano/Synth Green, Martin
Vocal Green, Sharon
Guitar Schipper, Neil
Violin Bilash, Daria
Bass Guitar/Hammond B-3 Organ Gillies, Chris
First line: Mayn tsayt iz shoyn farbay; der rikhter vart oyf mir in himl.
First line (Yiddish):מייִן צײַט איז שוין פֿאַרבייִ; דער ריכטער וואַרט אויף מיר אין הימל
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Erlkonig
Author: Green, Martin
Composer: Schubert, Franz
Genre: Literary Origin/Adaptation
Subject: Sick Child/Wagon/Father/Hallucination/Lilith/Seduction
Song Comment: Based on poem by Goethe and music by Schubert
Transliteration: G-071(a)
Translation: G-071(a)

Recording:


On album: G-071(a) (A Boy Named Sureh: Marty Green)
Track ID: 30935
Vocal/Piano/Synth Green, Martin
Vocal Green, Sharon
Guitar Schipper, Neil
Violin Bilash, Daria
Bass Guitar/Hammond B-3 Organ Gillies, Chris
First line: In der nakht iz geforn a vagn mit a ferd;
First line:אין דטר נאַכט איז געפֿאָרן אַ וואַגן מיט אַ פֿערד;
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Classical/Pop

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