Look up artist Epstein, Ethel (Ety)


Name: Epstein, Ethel (Ety)
Name (Yiddish): עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
Born: May 15, 1922 (Zhitomir, Ukraine)
Died: August 20, 1990 (Villanova, PA)
Note: Emigrated to Israel, 1956, then emigrated to US in 1964

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Title: A Malekh Veynt (Hirshbeyn) -- אַ מלאך װײנט
Author: Hirshbeyn, Peretz -- הירשבײן, פּרץ
Composer: Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Angel/Love/Yearning
Origin: ML PYS 38/Alb A-001(l)/Sh Sh 289
Transliteration: Alb A-001(l)/Alb N-020(a)/ML PYS 38/Alb S-062(a)/Alb N-026(a
Translation: Alb N-026(a)/Alb G-009(a)/Alb S-062(a)/Alb A-001(l)/Alb N-020(a)/Sh Sh 288
Music: ML PYS 38
On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33310
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
Piano Epstein, Meir -- עפּשטײַן, מאיר
First line: A malekh veynt, a malekh veynt, un badekt di groz mit toy,
First line (Yiddish):אַ מלאך װײנט, אַ מלאך װײנט, און באַדעקט די גראָז מיט טױ,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 3:04

Title: Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen -- ראָזשינקעס מיט מאַנדלען
Also known as: Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof
Author: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Theatre/Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Mother/Son/Metaphor/Occupation/Future/Raisens/Almonds
Song Comment: From the operetta "Shulamis"
Origin: ML MTAG 04/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 7/Alb L-023(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Vinkov 4 188/Sh Sh 37/
Transliteration: ML MTAG 04/GYF 06/Alb D-004(k)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb R-001(a)/Alb L-023(a)
Translation: Alb L-023(a)/Bikel 99/GYF 7/Alb K-014(a)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb R-001(a)Sh Sh 36
Music: ML MTAG 05/Bikel 99/Vinkov 4 188/Metro Scher 20
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb, p. 43-44 for relationship to Berlin's "Blue Skies" See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. Orig, Translit & Translat on Alb B-211(a)

Related information in folder 189:On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33311
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
Piano Epstein, Meir -- עפּשטײַן, מאיר
First line: In beys-hamikdosh, in a vinkl in kheyder, zitst di almone..
First line (Yiddish):אין בית־המקדש, אין אַ װינקל אין חדר, זיצט די אַלמנה בת־ציון…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 3:48

Title: Oyfn Veg Shteyt A Boym -- אױפֿן װעג שטײט אַ בױם
Also known as: Al Haderekh Ets Omeyd
Also known as: Afn Veg Shteyt A Boym
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Child/Mother/Burdens/Birds/Tree/Imagination/Mother Love
Song Comment: P. Laskovski sometimes credited as composer./ From "Volkns Ibern Dakh"
Origin: ML MTAG 164/Manger 369/Manger Illust/Alb L-023(a)/Alb F-024(e)/GYF 66/
Transliteration: GYF 67/ML MTAG 164/ L-022(a)/Alb A-044(a)/Alb F-018(a)/CD L-054(a)/CD O-016(a)
Translation: Leftwich GP 547/GYF 67/Alb L-004(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Manger Wolf 102/Sh Sh 414
Music: ML MTAG 164/
Additional song notes: By The Wayside Stands A Tree See also illustration in Manger Illust See transliteration and translation in Ephemera 1552 Shmuel Fisher credited as compposer in the lyrics provided by Klezmania

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Related information in folder 996:On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33312
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
First line: Oyfn veg shteyt a boym, shteyt er eyngeboygn, ale feygl funem boym zaynen…
First line (Yiddish):אױפֿן װעג שטײט אַ בױם, שטײט ער אײַנגעבױגן, אַלע פֿײגל פֿונעם…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 3:21

Title: Lomir Ale Zingen A Zemerl -- לאָמיר אַלע זינגען אַ זמרל
Also known as: A Zemerl
Also known as: Di Negidim Un Di Kaptsonim
Also known as: Lekhem, Bosor V'dogim
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Class/Rich/Poor/Food/Meat/Fish/Bread/Tsimes/Contrast
Origin: ML MTAG 156/Alb B-007(a)/Alb J-034(a)/Epelboym 26
Transliteration: ML MTAG 156/Alb B-007(a)/K-059(d)/Alb J-034(a)/Epelboym 26/Ephemera 1428-2015
Translation: Alb B-017(a)/Alb F-001(c)/Alb A-034(a)/Ephemera 1428-2015 /Alb 1299(a & b)
Music: ML MTAG 156/Epelboym 26
Additional song notes: Published under the title "A Shnayderl" Ephemera 1458: See 2015 program for translat and translit

Related information in folder 742:On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33313
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
First line: Lomir ale zingen, lomir ale zingen, a zemerl, a zemerl, lekhem iz broyt,
First line (Yiddish):לאָמיר אַלע זינגען, לאָמיר אַלע זינגען, אַ זמרל, אַ זמרל, לכם איז ברויט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 3:42

Title: Akhtsik Er Un Zibetsik Zi -- אַכטציק ער און זיבעציק זי
Also known as: Bobe Un Zeyde
Also known as: Hakad Ha'ishbur (Akhtsik Er Un...)
Also known as: Eighty He And Seventy She
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Golden Wedding/Family/Anniversary/Age
Origin: ML MTAG 62/Warsh YFL 41/Alb G-026(a)/Alb A-003(c)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb G-22(a)
Transliteration: Alb G-022(a)/ML MTAG 62/Alb D-016(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb A-003(c)/
Translation: Alb A-003(c)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb D-016(a)/Alb G-022(a)
Music: ML MTAG 62
Additional song notes: He's Eighty and She is Seventy See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 751:On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33314
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
First line: S'iz haynt akurat gevorn fuftsik yor, vi zey lebn zikh…
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז הײַנט אַקוראַט געװאָרן פֿופֿציק יאָר, װי זײ לעבן זיך…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 1:31

Title: A Lidele Oyf Yidish -- אַ לידעלע אױף ייִדיש
Also known as: Klezmerl (A Lidele Oyf Yidish)
Also known as: Sholem Lid
Also known as: Shpil Shpil
Also known as: Shpil Zhe Mir A Lidele Oyf Yidish
Also known as: Klezmerl
Also known as: A Lid Vegn Freydshaft Un Sholem
Also known as: A Lidele Fun Sholem
Also known as: Lomir Ale Aingen, Zingen Far Sholem
Author: Kotliar, Yosef -- קאָטליאַר, יוסף
Author: Kotliar, Yosef -- קאָטליאַר, יוסף
Composer: Kon, Henekh -- קאָן, הענעך
Composer: Yampolsky, Leyb -- יאַמפּאָלסקי, לײב
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Peace/Fraternity/Yiddish/Klezmer
Origin: Liptzin 74 10/Alb W-001(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb A-017(a)Alb W-017(b)
Transliteration: Alb W-001(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb D-016(a)/Alb A-017(a)/Alb W-017(b)/Alb T-031(b)
Translation: Alb D-016(a)/Alb T-015(c)/Alb W-001(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb W-017(b)/Alb T-031(b)
Additional song notes: Recorded under title "Bessarabien" by the Budapester Klezmer Band [Alb B-065(c)].
On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33315
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
First line: Zing-zhe mir a lidele in Yidish, Dervekn zol es freyd un…
First line (Yiddish):זינג־זשע מיר אַ לידעלע אין ייִדיש, דערװעקן זאָל עס פֿרײד און ניט..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 2:51

Title: Undzer Nigndl -- אונדזער ניגונדל
Also known as: A Nigndl (Undzer Nigndl)
Also known as: Hobn Mir A Nigndl
Also known as: Our Song
Author: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Composer: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Genre: Folk
Subject: Family/Melody/Tune/Parents/Children/Grandparents/Joy
Origin: ML MTAG 158/Shternheim 70/Alb G-026(a)/Alb R-022(a)/Alb C-015(a)
Transliteration: Shernheim 70/Alb C-015(a)/ML MTAG 158/Alb D-016(a)/Alb R-001(a)
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Vinkov 2 68/Alb R-022(a)/Alb J-007(a)/Alb L-024(b)Alb M-129(a&b)
Music: Shternheim 70/ML MTAG 158/Gold Zem 86/
Additional song notes: Our Melody Also Translation and transliteration on Alb 126(a)
On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33316
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
First line: Hobn mir a nigundl, In nakhes un in freydn, in nakhes un in freydn, zingen mir..
First line (Yiddish):האָבן מיר אַ ניגונדל, אין נחת און אין פֿרײדן, אין נחת און אין פֿרײדן, זינגען..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 3:13

Title: Di Tsvey Mekhutenestes
Also known as: Mekhuteneste Mayne
On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33317
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
First line: Mekhuteneste mayne, mekhuteneste getraye, lomir zayn…
First line (Yiddish):מחותּנתטע מײַנע, מחותּנתטע געטרײַע, ,לאָמיר זײַן אױף אײביק...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 3:09

Title: Viglid (Mozart) -- װיגליד (מאָצאַרט)
Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Genre: Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Sleep/Eyes/Rest
On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33308
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
First line: Shlof eyn mayn kind, shlof in ru, makh dayne oygelekh tsu,
First line (Yiddish):שלאָף אײן מײַן קינד, שלאָף אין רו, מאַך דײַנע אױגעלעך צו,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 3:13

Title: Hey Tsigelekh -- הײ ציגעלעך
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Folk
Subject: Love/Lament/Shepherd/Goats
Origin: ML MTAG 213/Vinkov 1 42/Alb R-007(f)4/Gebir Lemm 94/Alb A-044(a)/Gebir ML 38
Transliteration: ML MTAG 213/Vinkov 1 42/Alb R-007(f)4/Alb T-015(c)/Alb A-044(a)/Lifshitz 28
Translation: Vinkov 1 42/Alb A-044(a)/Gebir SIMC 38
Music: ML MTAG 213/Vinkov 1 42/Gebir Lemm 94/Lifshitz 26
On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33309
Vocal Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
Piano Epstein, Meir -- עפּשטײַן, מאיר
First line: Hey, tsigelekh, kumt aher tsu mir geshvind!
First line (Yiddish):הײ, ציגעלעך, קומט אַהער צו מיר געשװינד!
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 3:18

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