Look up artist Shechter, Harry


Name: Shechter, Harry
Name (Yiddish): שעכטער, האַרי

Songs written or composed


Title: S'veltel Iz Nisht Ay Ay -- ס'װעלטעל איז נישט אײַ אײַ
Author: Shechter, Harry -- שעכטער, האַרי
Composer: Roubanis, Nick -- רובּינס, ניק
Genre: Lament
Subject: Poverty/Faith/Complaint
Additional song notes: Set to the melody of "Miserlou"

Recordings:


On album: B-057(a) (The Jewish Mood Maxim Broydn)
Track ID: 13177
Artist: Brodyn, Maxim -- בראָדין, מאַקים
Artist: Shekhter
First line: Riboynu shel olam, hartsiker foter, du, vi lang vel ikh...
First line (Yiddish):רבּונו של עלום, האַרציקער פֿאָטער, דו, װי לאַנג װעל איך װאַרטן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From 78 rpm album "The Jewish Mood, Stinson 602-2
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-093(a)2 (Leo Summergrad Yiddish Folksongs 1959 Vol 2 of 2)
Track ID: 23180
Artist: Summergrad, Leo
First line: Riboynu shel olam, tayerer foter, du, vi lang zol ikh...
First line (Yiddish):רבּונו של עלום, טײַערער פֿאָטער, דו, װי לאַנג זאָל איך װאַרטן,
Track comment: See 78 rpm album "The Jewish Mood, Stinson 602-2
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella

Title: Hatzlicho No -- הצליחה נא
Author: Shechter, Harry -- שעכטער, האַרי
Genre: Lament
Subject: Complaint/Work/Poverty/Protest
Origin: Metro Album 48
Transliteration: Metro Album 19
Music: Metro Album 19
Additional song notes: Subtitled "In A Mazldike Sho"

Sheet music:


Folder: 1094
Arranger: Scher, William
Arranged for: Bb Clarinet/ Bb Tenor Sax
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, NY
Date: 1951
Provenance: Gift of Carol Weinbaum
First line: Hatslikho no, in a mazldiker sho, anu, anu, zol zayn in a…
First line (Yiddish): הצליחה נא, אין אַ מזלדיקע שיה, אנו, אנו זאָל זײַן אין אַ…
Notes: Palestinian Folk Song

Folder: 236
Arranger: Lefkowitch, Henry
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 58 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1938
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 29
First line: Hatzlikho no in a mazldike sho...
First line (Yiddish): הצליך נאָ, אין אַ משלדיקע שעה, אנו, אנו, זאָל זייַן אין...
Notes: Black/white cover, Hebrew/Yiddish/English. Palestinian folk melody. Price 40 cents. Back cover lists Metro Music new releases.

Folder: 936
Arranger: Scher, William
Arranged for: Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, NY
Date: 1951
Provenance: Gift of Carol Weinbaum
First line: Hatslikho no, in a mazldiker sho, anu, anu, zol zayn in a…
First line (Yiddish): הצליחה נא, אין אַ מזלדיקע שיה, אנו, אנו זאָל זײַן אין אַ…
Notes: Palestinian Folk Song

Recordings:


On album: L-019(e) (Klezmer Wedding featuring Marty Levitt, Clarinet/Marty Levit, King of the Klezmers)
Track ID: 19797
Artist: Marty Levitt Orchestra
Track comment: Subtitled "Old Israeli Folk Medley"
Style: Instrumental

On album: S-093(a)1 (Leo Summergrad Yiddish Folksongs 1959 Vol 1 of 2)
Track ID: 23179
Artist: Summergrad, Leo
First line: Hatslikho no, in a mazldiker sho, anu, anu, zol zayn in a...
First line (Yiddish):הצליחה נא, אין אַ מזלדיקע שיה, אנו, אנו זאָל זײַן אין אַ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella

On album: 007a (Bart, Jan, tenor/ Hatslikho No/ Zmiros)
Track ID: 28971
Artist: Bart, Jan
First line: Hatslikho no, in a mazldiker sho, anu, anu, zol zayn in a…
First line (Yiddish):הצליחה נא, אין אַ מזלדיקע שיה, אנו, אנו זאָל זײַן אין אַ...
Language: Yiddish

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