Look up artist Watts, Elaine Hoffman


Name: Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Born: Philadelphia, PA

Tracks with this artist


Title: Kale Kale (Mazl Tov) -- כּלה כּלה )מזל טובֿ(
Genre: Wedding
Subject: Bride/Family/Wedding/Joy/Celebration
Origin: Alb F-024(e)
Additional song notes: Congratulations to the Brides
On album: S-022(a) (Yaacov Shapiro Shalom Do Ruft Aich Israel -- יעקב שפּירו שלום דאָ רופֿט אײַך ישׂראל)
Track ID: 39470
Melody Fiddle Svigals, Alicia
Melody Fiddle Greenman, Steven
Accordion Brody, Lauren
Bass Asian, Pablo
Tsimbl Horowitz, Joshua
Drums/Commentary Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Ternovker Sher -- טערנאָװקער שער
Composer: Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer/Sher/Dance
On album: S-022(a) (Yaacov Shapiro Shalom Do Ruft Aich Israel -- יעקב שפּירו שלום דאָ רופֿט אײַך ישׂראל)
Track ID: 39474
Fiddle Svigals, Alicia
Accordion Brody, Lauren
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Bass Asian, Pablo
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: A Heymisher Sher -- אַ הײמישער שער
Composer: Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Dance/Sher
Additional song notes: "Homey Sher"
On album: S-022(a) (Yaacov Shapiro Shalom Do Ruft Aich Israel -- יעקב שפּירו שלום דאָ רופֿט אײַך ישׂראל)
Track ID: 39478
Fiddle Svigals, Alicia
Accordion Brody, Lauren
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Bass Asian, Pablo
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 4:03

Title: Ovinu Malkeynu (Unknown) -- אבינו מלכּנו
Author: Akiba, Rabbi
Author: Amram Goan, Rabbi
Genre: Religious/High Holy Days/Liturgical/Prayer
Subject: Sin/Repentance/Confession/Forgivness
Origin: Alb C-005(b)/Alb B-033(b)/Seder Avo 466
Transliteration: Alb C-005(b)/Alb S-092(s)/alb M-129(a)
Translation: Alb B-026(b)/Alb B-033(b)/Alb C-005(c)/Seder Avo 466
Additional song notes: See Vorbei 293 for history of the text
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31349
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Vocal/Trumpet Watts, Susan
Drums Brown, Gerry
Drums Licht, David
Drums Alexander, Aaron
Language: Hebrew
Style: Nigun/Jazz
Length: 2:32

Title: Trish's Freylekh
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31347
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Arranger Johnson, Trish
Style: Freylekh
Length: 1:25

Title: Bagopolier Freylekh
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31348
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Tuba Johnson, Travis
Tuba Krush, Jay
Style: Freylekh

Title: Lost Jewish Music of Phila. (Video)
Genre: Documentary/Klezmer
Subject: Regional Sound/Klezmer
On album: V0035
Track ID: 33948
Executive Producer Popkin, Susan A.
Performer/Speaker Borock, Joe
Producer/Director Borock, Jackie
Performer/Narrator Netsky, Hankus
Performer/Speaker Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word/Concert/Klezmer
Length: 26:00

Title: I'll Just Keep Going Rhumba
Genre: Instrumetal/Novelty
Subject: Drum and Xylophone Solos
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31337
Xylophone Hoffman, Jacob
Drums/Spoken Word Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Drums Licht, David
Drums Alexander, Aaron
Drums Brown, Gerry
Announcer/Spoken Word Liebeskind, S.
Arranger Watts, Susan
First line: I'll Just Keep Going
Language: English
Style: Insturmental/Rhumba
Length: 2:59

Title: Freylekh 21
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31338
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Length: 2:10

Title: Firn Di Mekhutonim Aheym -- פֿירן די מחותּנים אַהײם
Also known as: Oriental Melody (Instr)
Also known as: Street Song
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Klezmer/Wedding/Instrumental/Hora/Doyna
Subject: In Laws
Music: Comp Klez 44
Additional song notes: Accompaning the In-Laws Home Naftule Brandwein sometimes credited as Composer. Melody played in Shargorad (also elsewhere)/aka DerGasn Nigun- Oriental Melody
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31339
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet/Vocal Watts, Susan
Drums Brown, Gerry
Drums Licht, David
Drums Alexander, Aaron
Trumpet London, Frank
Style: Klezmer/Instgrumental/Nigun
Length: 5:46

Title: Freylekh (Watts)
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31340
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Accordion Flagg, Kurt
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Tuba Johnson, Travis
Tuba Krush, Jay
Length: 2:58

Title: Shtetl Ias -- שטעטל יאַס
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31341
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 3:03

Title: Eateleh's Suiteleh
Composer: Hoffman, Jacob
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
Additional song notes: Drum Doyne / Trumpet Interlude/ Eatele Freylekh. Written by Jacob Hoffman for his daughter, Elaine.
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31342
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet/Arranger Watts, Susan
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 8:41

Title: Lakeleh -- לייקעלע
Composer: Hoffman, Jacob
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
Additional song notes: Composed by Jacob Hoffman for his daughter's ,Lenore, wedding
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31344
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumptet Watts, Susan
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Style: Freylekh
Length: 3:00

Title: Khasidishe Freylekh -- חסידישע פֿריילעך
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31345
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Trobone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Style: Freylekh
Length: 3:27

Title: Tsigayner Tants -- ציגייִנער טאַנץ
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: W-034(a) (I Remember Klezmer / The Art of Klezmer Drumming / Elaine Hoffman Watts / Susan Watts)
Track ID: 31346
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Drums Brown, Gerry
Drums Licht, David
Drums Alexander, Aaron
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Style: Instrumental
Length: 4:22

Title: Elaine Watts Drummer
Genre: Instrumental/Drums/Klezmer
On album: B-114(b)3 (Dan Blacksberg/ Eleanor Reissa/ Freedman Fifteenth Anniversary Concert/Highlights)
Track ID: 41597
Artist: Dan Blacksberg Modern Yiddish Ensemble
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Style: Klezmer/Drums/Instrumental
Length: 7:32

Title: Etele/ A Life In Klezmer (Video)
Genre: Klezmer/Documentary
Subject: Elaine Hoffman Watts/Susan Lankin Watts/Hoffman Family
On album: V0231 (Etele/A Life In Klezmer/Elaine Hoffman Watts and the Hoffman Family Tradition (Video))
Track ID: 36343
Performer Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Performer Watts, Susan
Performer Dolgin, Josh
Performer Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Performer Netsky, Hankus
Performer Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Performer Staaf, Carmen
Director Dornfield, Barry
Director Kodish, Debora
Language: English
Style: Documentary

Title: Zets (Video)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
On album: V0231 (Etele/A Life In Klezmer/Elaine Hoffman Watts and the Hoffman Family Tradition (Video))
Track ID: 36753
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Piano Dolgin, Josh
Tuba Krush, Jay
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Saxophone/Clarinet Netsky, Hankus
Banjo Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Accordion Staaf, Carmen
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Bagopole (Video)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
Subject: Place/Shtetl
Additional song notes: Bagopoli is a destroyed shtetl in Eastern Europe
On album: V0231 (Etele/A Life In Klezmer/Elaine Hoffman Watts and the Hoffman Family Tradition (Video))
Track ID: 36754
Xylophone Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Piano Dolgin, Josh
Tuba Krush, Jay
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Saxophone/Clarinet Netsky, Hankus
Banjo Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Accordion Staaf, Carmen
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Etele (Video)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
On album: V0231 (Etele/A Life In Klezmer/Elaine Hoffman Watts and the Hoffman Family Tradition (Video))
Track ID: 36755
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Piano Dolgin, Josh
Tuba Krush, Jay
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Saxophone/Clarinet Netsky, Hankus
Banjo Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Accordion Staaf, Carmen
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Mazl Tov (Video)
Genre: Klezmer/Waltz/Instrumental
On album: V0231 (Etele/A Life In Klezmer/Elaine Hoffman Watts and the Hoffman Family Tradition (Video))
Track ID: 36756
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Piano Dolgin, Josh
Tuba Krush, Jay
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Saxophone/Clarinet Netsky, Hankus
Banjo Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Accordion Staaf, Carmen
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental/Waltz

Title: Philadelphia Sher (Video)
Genre: Klezmer/Dance/Instrumental
On album: V0231 (Etele/A Life In Klezmer/Elaine Hoffman Watts and the Hoffman Family Tradition (Video))
Track ID: 36757
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Trumpet Watts, Susan
Piano Dolgin, Josh
Tuba Krush, Jay
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Saxophone/Clarinet Netsky, Hankus
Banjo Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Accordion Staaf, Carmen
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: A Gute Nakht Mishigas (Video) -- אַ גוטע נאַכט משוגעת (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Klezmer/Waltz
Subject: Cares/Concerns/World/Craziness/Relief/
Additional song notes: Good Night Craziness
On album: V0231 (Etele/A Life In Klezmer/Elaine Hoffman Watts and the Hoffman Family Tradition (Video))
Track ID: 36758
Drums Watts, Elaine Hoffman
Vocal/Trumpet Watts, Susan
Piano Dolgin, Josh
Tuba Krush, Jay
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Saxophone/Clarinet Netsky, Hankus
Banjo Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Accordion Staaf, Carmen
First line: A gute nakht (3), mayn mishigas, shlof mayn tsuris, shlof mayn troyerik harts
First line:אַ גוטע נאַכט מײַן משוגעת, שלאָף מײַן צרהות, שלאָף מײַן טרויער,...
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Lullaby/

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