Look up artist Finkel, Elliot


Name: Finkel, Elliot

Songs written or composed


Title: Once In Love With Amy
Author: Loesser, Frank
Composer: Finkel, Elliot
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love

Recording:


On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38836
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: I caught you sir, having a look at her, As she went strolling by
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:11

Title: Fiddler Medley
Author: Harnick, Sheldon
Composer: Bock, Jerry
Composer: Finkel, Elliot
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love

Recording:


On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38837
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
Violin Guibbory, Shem
First line: A Fiddler on the roof, sounds crazy, no? But in our little village Arnikifka,
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 7:54

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Shalom Rav (Bar Niv) -- שלום רב (בר נב)
Genre: Prayer
Subject: Peace
Transliteration: Alb L-024(a)/Ephemera 110
Translation: Alb L-024(b)/Ephemra 917
Music: Ephemera 110
On album: F-017(a) (Herschel Fox Sings Yiddish Hebrew & Cantorial)
Track ID: 13509
Vocal Fox, Khazn Herschel
Director/Arranger Finkel, Elliot
Director/Arranger Finkel, Ian
First line: Shalom rav al yisroel amkha tasim l'olam
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From portions of Psalms 199, 122
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert

Title: Dem Milners Trern -- דעם מילנערס טרערן
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Aging/Lament/Expulsion/Occupation/Miller
Origin: Warsh Ye Yid4/Alb Z-012(a)/Belarsky Fav 32/Alb G-022(a)/Alb B-007(c)
Transliteration: Alb B-007(c)/ML MTAG 120/Belarsky Fav 32/Alb G-022(a)/Alb R-001(a)/
Translation: Silver 114/Alb R-001(a)/Belarsky Fav 10/Alb B-005(b)/Alb B-007(c)/Sh Sh 202/
Music: Belarsky Fav 10/Gottlieb 48/Alb S-103(a)
Additional song notes: The Miller's Tears.Ephemera 1458: See 2016 program for translat and translit Similar melody to "Do Not Forsake Me, O My Darling" - from High Noon See Gottlieb, p. 48 for relationship of melody to Dimitri Tomkin's "High Noon"

Related information in folder 185:On album: F-017(a) (Herschel Fox Sings Yiddish Hebrew & Cantorial)
Track ID: 2999
Artist Fox, Khazn Herschel
Director/Arranger Finkel, Ian
Director/Arranger Finkel, Elliot
First line: Oy, vifl yorn zaynen farforn, Zent Ikh bin milner ot o do?
First line (Yiddish):אױ, װיפֿל יאָרן זײַנען פֿאָרפֿאָרן, זענט איך בין מילנער אָט אָ דאָ?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Der Kremer -- דער קרעמער
Author: Liessin, Avrom -- ליעסין, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Jassinovsky, Khazn Pinkhos -- יאַסינאָװסקי, פּינחס
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Shopkeeper/Envy/Occupation/Customer/Pettiness
Origin: ML SOG 74/Alb J-020(b)/Belarsky Fav 31/Sh Sh 167
Transliteration: Belarsky Fav 6/Alb J-020(b)/ML SOG 74
Translation: Belarsky Fav 6/Alb J-020(b)/ML SOG 75/ Sh Sh 166/Alb M-129(a)/Alb M-129(b)
Music: Belarsky Fav 6/ML SOG 74
Additional song notes: The Shopkeeper/ Song was a favorite of Golde Meir

Related information in folder 32:On album: F-017(a) (Herschel Fox Sings Yiddish Hebrew & Cantorial)
Track ID: 3204
Artist Fox, Khazn Herschel
Director/Arranger Finkel, Ian
Director/Arranger Finkel, Elliot
First line: Zitst zikh a kremer in kreml, der hunderster kremer in gas,
First line (Yiddish):זיצט זיך אַ קרעמער אין קרעמל, דער הונדערסטער קרעמער אין גאַס,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Esa Einai (Carlibach) -- אשׂא עיני (קרליבך)
Composer: Carlebach, Rabbi Shlomo -- קרליבּך, רב שלמה
Genre: Psalms/Biblical/Neo Khasidic/Folk
Subject: Faith/Moutains/Help
Origin: Psalm 121:01/N-010(b)/B-021(a)/Alb M-041(a)/Alb C-001(a)/Tanakh v.2 1729
Transliteration: N-010(b)/Alb C-001(a)/Alb C-001(f)/Alb A-034(a)/
Translation: N-010(b)/Alb B-021(a)/Alb M-041(a)/Alb C-001(f)/Alb H-033(a)/Tanakh v.2 1729
Music: HAL 40/Pasternak BHN 123
On album: F-017(a) (Herschel Fox Sings Yiddish Hebrew & Cantorial)
Track ID: 4850
Artist Fox, Khazn Herschel
Director/Arranger Finkel, Ian
Director/Arranger Finkel, Elliot
First line: Esa einai el heharim, me'ayin yavo ezri, ezri ma'im Hashem,
First line (Hebrew):אשׂא עיני אל-ההרים מאין יבא עזרי, עזרי מעם ה' עשׂה שמים וארץ.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: I will lift up mine eyes unto the mountains,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Neo Khasidic

Title: In Nayem Beys Hamikdosh -- אין נײַעם בּית המקדש
Author: Singer, Reverend Avrom -- זינגער, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Singer, Reverend Avrom -- זינגער, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Pop
Subject: Temple/Moshiekh/Messiah/Restoration
Origin: Alb N-030(a)
On album: F-017(a) (Herschel Fox Sings Yiddish Hebrew & Cantorial)
Track ID: 7403
Artist Fox, Khazn Herschel
Director/Arranger Finkel, Elliot
Director/Arranger Finkel, Ian
First line: Shpiln fidelekh, tantsn yidelekh,...kleyn un groys, in dem..
First line:שפּילמ פֿידעלעך, טאַנצן ייִדעלעך, טף ונשים קלײן און גרױס, אין דעם נײַעם בית..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Yehi Rotson L'fonecho (Schorr) -- שיבּנה בּית המקדש (שאָר)
Composer: Schorr, Israel
Genre: Religious/Prayer
Subject: Temple/Restoration/Rebuilding
Origin: Netzer 321
Transliteration: Netzer 321
Translation: Alb P-002(g)
On album: F-017(a) (Herschel Fox Sings Yiddish Hebrew & Cantorial)
Track ID: 13683
Artist Fox, Khazn Herschel
Director/Arranger Finkel, Elliot
Director/Arranger Finkel, Ian
First line: Yehi Rotson,..Sheyiboneh beys hamikdosh bimreheyra veyameynu
First line (Hebrew):שיבּנה בּית המקדש בּמהרה בימנוּ ותן חלקנוּ בּתוֹרתך.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "May the temple be rebuilt speedily in our day."
Language: Hebrew

Title: Veha'er Eneyu (Enlighten Our Eyes) -- והאר עינינוּ
On album: F-017(a) (Herschel Fox Sings Yiddish Hebrew & Cantorial)
Track ID: 16311
Composer Carlebach, Rabbi Shlomo -- קרליבּך, רב שלמה
Artist Fox, Khazn Herschel
Director/Arranger Finkel, Elliot
Director/Arranger Finkel, Ian
First line: Veha'er eneyu betoraekha, Vedabek libenu bemitsvotekha,
First line (Hebrew):והאר עינינוּ בּתוֹרתיך ודבּק לבּנוּ בּמצוֹתיך ויחד לבבנוּ לאהבה...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Enlighten our eyes in thy law, and do thou cause our...
Language: Hebrew

Title: Vu Ahin Zol Ikh Geyn? (Fuld) -- װוּ אַהין זאָל איך גײן? (פֿולד)
Also known as: Ou Dois-Je Aller?
Author: Fuld, Leo -- פֿולד, לעאָ
Author: Miller, Sonny
Composer: Strok, Oscar -- סטראָק, אָסקאַר
Composer: Berland, Sigmunt
Genre: Zionist/Holocaust
Subject: Hope/Statehood/Home
Song Comment: See "Vu Ahin Zol Ikh Geyn (Korntayer)" Also Heskes entry 3383
Origin: Neslen 16.5
Transliteration: Neslen 16.5
Translation: Neslen 16.5
Additional song notes: Liner notes on on Fuld's recording F-020(d) and Hershel Fox's recording (F-017(a), Sonny Miller and Leo Fuare credited with the text and Sigmunt Berland credited as composer. Same credits are on the Heskes sheet music entry 3383. The text is an adaptation or revamping of Korntayer's "Vu Ahin Zol Ikh Geyn". Nowithstanding the credit to Berland as composer, the melody is the same as Strok's.
On album: F-017(a) (Herschel Fox Sings Yiddish Hebrew & Cantorial)
Track ID: 16778
Vocal Fox, Khazn Herschel
Director/Arranger Finkel, Ian
Director/Arranger Finkel, Elliot
First line: Tell me, where shall I go, there is no place for me,
First line:װוּ אַהין זאָל איך גײן, װער קען ענטפֿערן מיר, װוּ אַהין זאָל איך...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Album credits music to Sigmund Berland
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Concert

Title: Zol Shoyn Kumen Di Geule -- זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה
Also known as: Di Geule
Also known as: La Liberacion
Also known as: May The Redemption Come
Author: Kaczerginski, Shmerke -- קאַטשערגינסקי, שמערקע
Composer: Kook, Rav Avraham Isaac -- קוק, רבֿ אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Post Holocaust
Subject: Salvation/Redemption/Meshiekh/Hope/
Origin: ML MTAG 172/Belarsky 234/Alb R-024(d)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb A-044(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 172/Alb A-044(a)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb R-024(d)/Alb C-035(e)/
Translation: Alb T-015(c)/Alb B-007(j)/Alb R-024(d)/K-075(a)/Z- 018(a)/Kalisch 147
Music: ML MTAG 172/Kalisch 144
Additional song notes: Let Redemption Come Also transliteration and translation on Alb b-126(a)
On album: F-017(a) (Herschel Fox Sings Yiddish Hebrew & Cantorial)
Track ID: 18222
Artist Fox, Khazn Herschel
Director/Arranger Finkel, Elliot
Artist Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Director/Arranger Finkel, Ian
First line: Zol shoyn kumen di geule, zol shoyn kumen di geule,
First line (Yiddish):זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה, זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: That Wonderful Girl Of Mine
Author: Gallop, Sammy
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: American/Pop/Adaptation
Subject: Love
Song Comment: Same melody as "Mayn Shtetele Belz" - No relationship to original text.
Music: Estella 26/ML PYS 260/GYF 20
Additional song notes: Same melody as "Mayn Shtetele Belz" - No relationship to original text.
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38828
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: Her eyes are stars, her lips are like wine, There's not other girl in the world
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:35

Title: Finkel Salsa
Author: Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Author: Finkel, Ian
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38829
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: Listen to me and you shall hear a song called a salsa
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:03

Title: It's Never Too Late
Author: Namenworth, Phillip
Composer: Finkel, Ian & Elliot, dir & arr
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38830
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: If sometimes your feeling bad, about the things you coulda woulda shoulda done,
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 4:52

Title: Aza Yoor Of Meer (A Good Year for Me)
Author: Silver, Abner
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38831
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: Love is love in any language, phrase it as you may, so dont mind it if I find it
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:58

Title: Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb -- איך בין אַ באָרדער בײַ מײַן װײַב
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Divorce/Relationship/Border/Double Entendre
Origin: ML PYS 254
Transliteration: ML PYS 254/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb W-031(a)/Alb M-068(a)04
Translation: Alb W-031(a)
Music: ML PYS 254
Additional song notes: I'M My Wife's Border

Related information in folder 495:On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38832
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: My wife and I just parted, I'm back now where I strated, like a bachelor when I
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:29

Title: A Show's Not a Show Without A Star
Author: Finkel, Ian
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38833
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: You know you can't have tea without a crumpet, therefor you can't have a band wi
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 5:23

Title: Abi Tzu Sein
Author: Namenworth, Phillip
Composer: Finkel, Ian & Elliot, dir & arr
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38834
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: Abi Tzu Sein mit dir, means aslong as I'm with you, each day, each month,
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:12

Title: I'm Glad I'm Not Young Anymore
Author: Lerner, Alan J.
Composer: Loewe, Frederick
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38835
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: How lovely to sit here in the shade, with none of the woes of man and maid,
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:04

Title: You Don't Bring Me Flowers
Author: Bergman, Alan
Composer: Diamond, Neil
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38838
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: You don't bring me flowers, You don't sing me love songs, You hardly talk to me
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:49

Title: S'Wonderful
Author: Gershwin, Ira
Composer: Gershwin, George
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38839
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: there are my boys, Ian and Elliot, S'wonderful, S'marvelous, you should care
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:57

Title: Not On The Top, Not On The...
Author: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Author: Namenworth, Phillip
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38840
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
Violin Guibbory, Shem
First line: Let me tell you about my uncle menashe, this is his story
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:33

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