Look up artist Epstein, Meir


Name: Epstein, Meir
Name (Yiddish): עפּשטײַן, מאיר
Born: 1946 (Shvidnitz, Poland)
Note: Emigrated to US in 1964 by way of Israel

Tracks with this artist


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
Artist: Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
Artist: 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

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
Artist: Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
Artist: 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.

Related information in folder 189:On album: E-028(a) (Ethel Epstein / Songs from the Mame)
Track ID: 33311
Artist: Epstein, Ethel (Ety) עפּשטײַן, עטל (עטי)
Artist: 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

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