Look up artist Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe


Name: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe
Name (Yiddish): שווימער, חזן משה
Born: 1918 (Dolha, Carpato, Ukraine)
Died: 2003
Note: Emigrated to the US in 1949

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Title: A Nign -- אַ ניגון
Also known as: A Yid A Kaptsn (Leybush...Nign)
Also known as: Leybush Lehrers Nign
Author: Lehrer, Leybush -- לערער, לײבוש
Composer: Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
Genre: Literary Origin/Khasidic
Subject: Poor Man/Kaptsn/Melody/Nigun/Contention/God
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/ML PYS 112/Alb L-022(a)/CD S-100(a)
Transliteration: Alb L-001(a)/Alb L-004(a)/ML PYS 112/Alb L-049(a)/
Translation: ML PYS 112/Alb L-049(a)/Alb D-002(a)/Alb L-004(a)/Alb L-022(a)/CD S-100(a)
Music: ML PYS 113/
Additional song notes: Known in Camp Boiberik as "Leybush Lehrer's Nigun" See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 740:On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33727
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Iz a kaptsn a mol gevezn, flegt er nor mit got zikh krign, vunder iber vunder
First line (Yiddish):איז אַ קפּצן אַ מאָל געװעזן, פֿלעגט ער נאָר מיט גאָט זיך קריגן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:56

Title: Der Kremer -- דער קרעמער
Author: Liessin, Avrom -- ליעסין, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Jassinovsky, Khazn Pinkhos -- יאַסינאָװסקי, פּינחס
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Shopkeeper/Envy/Occupation/Customer/Pettiness
Origin: ML SOG 74/Alb J-020(b)/Belarsky Fav 31/Sh Sh 167
Transliteration: Belarsky Fav 6/Alb J-020(b)/ML SOG 74
Translation: Belarsky Fav 6/Alb J-020(b)/ML SOG 75/ Sh Sh 166
Music: Belarsky Fav 6/ML SOG 74
Additional song notes: The Shopkeeper/ Song was a favorite of Golde Meir

Related information in folder 32:On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33728
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Zitst zikh a kremer in kreml, der hunderster kremer in gas,
First line (Yiddish):זיצט זיך אַ קרעמער אין קרעמל, דער הונדערסטער קרעמער אין גאַס,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:29

Title: Reyzele -- רײזעלע
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Love/Courtship/Folk
Subject: Love/Courtship
Origin: ML MTAG 48/Alb L-023(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb B-007(b)Belarsky Fav 31
Transliteration: ML MTAG 48/Alb L-023(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb R-001(a)/Belarsky Fav 15
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-033(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Belarsky Fav 15
Music: ML MTAG 50/Gold Zem 186/Belarsky Fav 15
Additional song notes: See Heskes 1, entries 2165, 2931, 3281 respecting sheet music. See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 731:On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33729
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Shteyt zikh dort in gesele, shtil fartrakht a hayzele,
First line (Yiddish):שטײט זיך דאָרט אין געסעלע, שטיל פֿאַרטראַכט אַ הײַזעלע,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:46

Title: Dem Milners Trern -- דעם מילנערס טרערן
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Aging/Lament/Expulsion/Occupation/Miller
Origin: Warsh Ye Yid4/Alb Z-012(a)/Belarsky Fav 32/Alb G-022(a)/Alb B-007(c)
Transliteration: Alb B-007(c)/ML MTAG 120/Belarsky Fav 32/Alb G-022(a)/Alb R-001(a)
Translation: Silver 114/Alb R-001(a)/Belarsky Fav 10/Alb B-005(b)/Alb B-007(c)/Sh Sh 202
Music: Belarsky Fav 10/Gottlieb 48/Alb S-103(a)
Additional song notes: Similar melody to "Do Not Forsake Me, O My Darling" - from High Noon See Gottlieb, p. 48 for relationship of melody to Dimitri Tomkin's "High Noon"

Related information in folder 185:On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33730
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Oy, vifl yorn zaynen farforn, Zayt Ikh bin milner ot o do?
First line (Yiddish):אױ, װיפֿל יאָרן זײַנען פֿאָרפֿאָרן, זײַט איך בין מילנער אָט אָ דאָ ?
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:38

Title: Yam Lid -- ים ליד
Author: Bialik, Khaim Nakhman -- ביאַליק, חיים נחמן
Composer: Shneour, Moyshe -- שניאר, משה
Genre: Zionist/Translation/Literary Origin
Subject: Zion/Yearning
Song Comment: Adapted from the Hebrew of Yehuda Halevi by Chaim Nakhman Bialik
Origin: Bugatch 80/Alb L-001(d)/ML PYS 212/
Transliteration: Bugatch 80/Alb K-042(c)/Alb L-001(d)/
Translation: ML PYL 212/Alb L-001(d)/Alb K-042(c)/Klezkamp 94 39/
Music: Bugatch 80/ML PYL 212/
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 748:On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33731
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Kh'hob fargesn ale libste, k'hob farlozt may eygn heym,
First line (Yiddish):כ'האָב פֿאַרגעסן אַלע ליבסטע, כ'האָב פֿאָרלאָזט מײַן אײגן הײם,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:44

Title: Yerusholaim (Rappaport) -- ירושלים (ראַפּאַפּאָרט)
Author: Hameiri, Avigdor -- המאירי, אביגדוד
Composer: Rappaport, Yakov -- ראַפּעפּאָרט, יעקבֿ
Genre: Israeli/Place/Zionist
Subject: Jerusalem/Mt Scopus
Origin: Bugatch 17/Netzer 21/Alb N-014(a)//Belarsky Fav 32
Transliteration: Bugatch 17/Netzer 21/Alb K-047(a)/Alb-014(a)/Belarsky Fav 24
Translation: Belarsky Fav 14/Alb K-047(a)//Belarsky Fav 24/Alb S-083(d)
Additional song notes: Jerusalem/ See Ephemera #337 for confusion as to identity of composer. Bugattch does not credit Rappaport, descibes music as "Folk Melody". "Hebrew Songs.com" on the internet cites Rapaport/Folk for "Music".

Related information in folder 1337:On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33732
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Me al pisgat hatsofim, shalom lakh, yerusholaim,
First line (Hebrew):מעל פסגת הר הצופים, שלום לך, ירושלים, מעל פסגת הר הצופים...
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert
Length: 2:35

Title: Ve'ulai -- ואולי (שרת)
Also known as: Es Kon Zayn
Also known as: Efsher Iz Di Gantse Zakh A Lign
Also known as: Kineret (Rakhel, Bogdanski)
Author: Rakhel -- רחל
Composer: Sharet, Yehuda -- שרת, יהודה
Genre: Literary Origin/Pioneer/Zionist
Subject: Kineret/Dream
Origin: Belarsky Fav 31
Transliteration: Belarsky Fav 28/Alb D-002(a)
Translation: Belarsky Fav 28/Alb D-002(a)/Ausubel Poetry 107
Music: Belarsky Fav 31
Additional song notes: Translation in Ausubel published under title "Kinnereth" Alt translation: "and perhaps" on album y-056(a)

Related information in folder 1201:On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33733
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Ve'ulai lo hayu hadvarim meolam, ve'ulai lo hishkamti im…
First line (Hebrew):ואולי לא היו הדברים מעולם, ואולי לא השכמתי עם שחר לגן...
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert
Length: 2:14

Title: Zol Shoyn Kumen Di Geule -- זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה
Also known as: Di Geule
Also known as: La Liberacion
Also known as: May The Redemption Come
Author: Kaczerginski, Shmerke -- קאַטשערגינסקי, שמערקע
Composer: Kook, Rav Avraham Isaac -- קוק, רבֿ אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Post Holocaust
Subject: Salvation/Redemption/Meshiekh/Hope/
Origin: ML MTAG 172/Belarsky 234/Alb R-024(d)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb A-044(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 172/Alb A-044(a)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb R-024(d)/Alb C-035(e)/
Translation: Alb T-015(c)/Alb B-007(j)/Alb R-024(d)/K-075(a)/Z-018(a)/Kalisch 147
Music: ML MTAG 172/Kalisch 144
Additional song notes: Let Redemption Come Also transliteration and translation on Alb b-126(a)
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33734
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Oy, zol shoyn kumen di geule, zol shoyn kumen di geule,
First line (Yiddish):אוי, זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה, זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:03

Title: Ikh Benk Aheym (Rozental) -- איך בענק אַהײם (ראָזענטאַל)
Author: Rozental, Leyb -- ראַזענטאַל, לײב
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Memory/Yearning/Home
Origin: ML WAH 22/Alb V-001(a)/Alb S-025(a)
Transliteration: ML WAH 22
Translation: ML WAH 22
Music: ML WAH 22
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33735
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Ven, mentsh, bist yung, iz groys dayn shvung,
First line (Yiddish):װען, מענטש, ביסט יונג, איז גרױס דײַן שװוּנג--
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:00

Title: Der Bekher (Frug) -- דער בעכער (פֿרוג)
Also known as: Der Kos
Author: Frug, Shimon Shmuel -- פֿרוג, שמעון שמואל
Composer: Golub, Solomon -- גאָלוב, סאָלאָמאָן
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Goblet/Cup/Tears/Redemption/Child/Question/Story
Origin: Frug 57
Transliteration: Frug 57
Music: Frug 57
Additional song notes: Translated from the Russian by Yitskhok Leyb Perets
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33736
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Zog mir, mameshi, ikh bet dikh, iz dos emes,
First line (Yiddish):זאָג מיר, מאַמעשי, איך בעט דיך, איז דאָס אמת, װאָס עס האָט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:39

Title: Moyshele Mayn Freynd -- משהלע מײַן פֿרײַנד
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Memory/Folk
Subject: Childhood/Aging/Friends
Origin: ML MTAG 122/Alb R-22(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb F-024(e)/
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)/ML MTAG 122/Alb D-004(d)/Alb R-022(a)/CD A-005(e)
Translation: CD L-054(a)/Silverman SJP06/Alb R-022(a)/Alb M-041(a)/CD A-005(e)
Music: ML MTAG 122/Silverman SJP06/
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33737
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
First line: Vos makhstu epes, Moyshele? Kh'derken dikh nokh on blik,
First line (Yiddish):װאָס מאַכסטו עפּעס, משהלע ? כ'דערקען דיך נאָך אָן בליק,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:08

Title: Morgn Blumen -- מאָרגן בלומן
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Flowers
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33781
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
First line: Morgn blumen bli, ir zent mayn…,in der fri, frishe munter,
First line (Yiddish):מאָרגן בלומען בלי, איר זענט מײַן..., אין דער פֿרי, פֿרישע מונטער,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 1:22

Title: Fray Shvimen Shifn -- פֿרײַ שווימען שיפֿן
Also known as: Es Vet Geshen
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Ships/Freedom/Hope/Wandering
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33782
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
First line: Fray shvimen shifn oyf yamen, di ..mastn flatern tsum bloy,
First line (Yiddish):פֿרײַ שװימען שיפֿן אױפֿן יםען, די מאַסטן פֿלאַערן צמום בלו,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:44

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: G-075(a) (Rebecka Gordon / Yiddish ' n Jazz)
Track ID: 33783
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
First line: Hey, tsigelekh, kumt aher tsu mir geshvind! A sheyn meydele vil ikh aykh…
First line (Yiddish):הײ, ציגעלעך, קומט אַהער צו מיר געשװינד! אַ שיין מיידעלע װעל איך אייִך …
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz
Length: 4:55

Title: Slushai
Genre: Holocaust
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33784
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
First line: Nisht far tsu makhshoves baym muter in zinen, un fistster un tifer di
First line (Yiddish):נישט פֿאַר צו מחשבֿות בײַם מוטער אין זןנען, אין פֿינסטער און טיפֿער די נאַכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:36

Title: Du Fregst Mikh -- דו פֿרעגסט מיך
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk Melody
Subject: Aging/Memory
Origin: Alb B-013(a)Belarsky Fav 31
Transliteration: Belarsky Fav 03
Translation: Belarsky Fav 03
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33785
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
First line: Du fregst mikh, mayn freynd, vi alt ikh bin shoyn,
First line (Yiddish):דו פֿרעגסט מיך מײַן פֿרײנט, װי אַלט איך בין שױן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:10

Title: Dray Tekhterlekh -- דרײַ טעכטערלעך
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Family
Subject: Wedding/Father/Daughter
Origin: ML MTAG 210/Gebir ML 70/Alb L-023(a)/Alb A-003(c)Gebir Lemm 152/Alb G-022(b)
Transliteration: Alb A-003(c)/ML MTAG 210/Alb B-007(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb T-031(b)/Alb B-095(b)
Translation: Alb A-003(c)/Alb L-023(a)/Gebir SIMC 72/ Alb T-031(b)/Alb G-022(b)/Alb B-095(b
Music: Gebir ML 70/Gebir Lemm 151/Gebir MGZ 82
Additional song notes: See Heskes 1, entry 2930 respecting sheet music.
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33786
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
First line: Ven mit mazl, gezunt un lebn S'elste tekhterl mir veln oysgebn,
First line (Yiddish):װען מיט מזל, געזונט און לעבן ס'עלסטע טעכטערל מיר װעלן…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:48

Title: Hulyet Hulyet Kinderlekh -- הוליעט הוליעט קינדערלעך
Also known as: Frolic Frolic Children
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Folk
Subject: Children/Aging/Nostalgia
Origin: ML MTAG 214/Alb L-023(a)/Alb Z-012(a)/Alb B-007(a)/Kinderbuch 178/Vinkov 5 7
Transliteration: ML MTAG 214/Alb B-007(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Kinderbuch 178/Alb T-031(b)Vinkov 5 3
Translation: Kinderbuch 178/Alb L-023(a)/Alb B-007(a)/AlbT-031(b)/Vinkov 5 9
Music: ML MTAG 214/Alb Z-012(a)/Kinderbuch 178/Vinkov 5 7
On album: S-111(a) (Cantor Moshe Schwimmer / Assorted Yiddish Folk Songs/ Gheto E Folclore)
Track ID: 33787
Artist: Schwimmer, Cantor Moshe -- שווימער, חזן משה
Artist: Jacobs, Celia
First line: Shpilt aykh, libe kinderlekh -- Der friling shoyn bagint! Der friling shoyn…
First line (Yiddish):שפּילט אײַך, ליבע קינדערלעך -- דער פֿרילינג שױן באַגינט!
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 1:21

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