Look up artist Damnits, A.


Name: Damnits, A.
Name (Yiddish): אַ. דאַמניץ

Songs written or composed


Title: Di Nakht (Damnits) -- די נאַכט (דאַמניץ)
Author: Damnits, A. -- אַ. דאַמניץ
Composer: Gelbart, Mikhl -- געלבאַרט, מיכל
Genre: Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Night/Solitude/Lonliness/Wandering/Fear/Uncertainty/Fog
Origin: Kaczer 34/Gelb Naye 19
Transliteration: Gelb Naye 19
Translation: Alb Z-018(a)
Music: Kaczer 369/Gelbart Naye 19

Recordings:


On album: G-048(b) (die "gojim" S'firt Keyn Veg Tsurik Vilna 1941-43)
Track ID: 20416
Artist: Di Gojim (Austria) די גױעם (עסטרײַך)
First line: S'iz keyner mit mir in der nakht, di nakht nor aleyn iz…
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז קײנער מיט מיר אין דער נאַכט, די נאַכט נאָר אַלײן איז מיט..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: Z-013(d) (Hear Our Voices/Zamir Choral/ Songs of the Ghettos and the Camps / Joshua Jacobson Conductor -- שמע קולנו)
Track ID: 26181
Vocal Thorpe, Catherine
First line: S'iz keyner mit mir in der nakht, di nakht nor aleyn iz…
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז קײנער מיט מיר אין דער נאַכט, די נאַכט נאָר אַלײן איז מיט..
Track comment: The version credited to Gelbart - How about G-048(b)??
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-129(c) (Klezmokum/ Le Dor Va Dor/ From Generation to Generation)
Track ID: 39027
vocal, fugelhorn Beysens, Patricia
clarinet Robinson, Perry
clarinet, tarogato Mekel, Hans
Tuba Fishkind, Larry
drums Haliffi, Roberto, drums
composition, arrangements, piano Greene, Burton
Vocal Sovali
clarinet, bass clarinet, alto sax Mitrovic, Stanislav
Language: Yiddish
Style: Traditonal
Length: 9:40

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