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Title: Zilber Shtern -- זילבער שטערן
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Youth/Stars/Past/Heights/Death/Aging/Memory
Origin: Schae Got Mus 38
Transliteration: Schae Got Mus 38/Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Schae Got Mus 62/Alb S-111(a)
Music: Schae Got Mus 38
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33756
Drums and Percussion Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Tenor Saxaphone Jefferson, Kelly
First line: O, ir mayne zilber shtern, O, ir himlen mayne blo!
First line (Yiddish):אָ, איר מײַנע זילבער שטערן, אָ, איר הימלען מײַנע בלאָ!
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 1:42

Title: Ir Fregt Mikh Farvos -- איר פֿרעגט מיך פֿאַרוואָס
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Purpose/Poetry/Voice/Present/Sunset/Storm
Transliteration: Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Alb S-111(a)
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33748
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Tenor Saxaphone Jefferson, Kelly
First line: Ir fregt mikh farvos ikh zing fun a shkie, vi kumt es ikh flam mit zun-untergang
First line (Yiddish):איר פֿרעגט מיך פֿאַרוואָס איך זינג פֿון אַ שקיעה, ווי קומט עס איך פֿלאַם מיטן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 4:18

Title: A Zemerl Aza -- אַ זעמערל אַזאַ
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Joyful Tune/Man/Dust/Thinking/Senselessness/Present
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33749
Drums/Backup Vocals Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass/Backup Vocals Roth, Artie
Piano/Backup Vocals Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Trumpet/Backup Vocals Macleod, John
Classical Guitar/Backup Vocals Katz, Brian
First line: Ay yi, ay yi, ay yi, zing ikh mir a zemerl, a zemerl aza.
First line (Yiddish):ײַ-יאײַ, ײַ-יאײַ, ײַ-יאײַ זינג איך מור אַ זעמערל אַזאַ.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Nigun
Length: 3:31

Title: Bleter -- בלעטער
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin/Children
Subject: Leaves/Wind/Fluttering/Flying/Falling/Lying/Verbs/Actions
Transliteration: Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Alb S-111(a)
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33750
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Tenor Saxaphone Jefferson, Kelly
First line: Shu shu, sha sha…shu shu, sha sha, bleter, bleter, bletelekh in vint,
First line (Yiddish):שו שו, שאַ שאַ, שו שו, שאַ שאַ, בלעטער, בלעטער, בלעטעלעך אין ווינט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:42

Title: Harbstlid -- האַרבסטליד
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Aging/Nature/Seasons/Leaves/Autumn/Unknown/Fog
Origin: Schae Got Mus 22
Transliteration: Alb O-007(d)/Alb C-035(e)/Schae Got Mus 22/Alb L-054(a)/Alb S-011(a)
Translation: Schae Got Mus 59/Alb A-036(a)/Alb O-007(d)/Alb L-054(a)/Alb C-044(a)/S-111(a)
Music: Schae Got Mus 23/Ephemera 1520 p 30
Additional song notes: Autumn Song See Ephemera 1520, p 30 for translat and translit
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33751
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Classical Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Ze, s'iz harbst, un vos gegrint fargelt, farvyanet,
First line (Yiddish):זע, ס'איז האַרבסט און װאָס געגרינט פֿאַרגעלט, פֿאַרװיאַנט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 4:38

Title: Zumerteg -- זומערטעג
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Season/Summer/Past/Memory/Time/Yearning
Origin: Schae Got Mus 20
Transliteration: Schae Got Mus 20/Alb S-111(a)/Alb V-021(a)
Translation: Schae Got Mus 58/Alb S-111(a)/Alb V-021(a)
Music: Schae Got Mus 21
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33752
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Classical Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Avek, iz avek der zumertog yunger, bleter fargelte lign afn rog,
First line (Yiddish):אַװעק, איז אַװעק דער זומערטאָג יונגער, בלעטער פֿאַרגעלטע ליגן אויפֿן ראָג,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 4:03

Title: Geven A Mol Iz A Shtetl -- געווען אַ מאָל איז אַ שטעטל
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary/Origin
Subject: Shtetl/Zvinyesthke/Dniester Valley/Jews/Nazis/River/Erasure
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33753
Percussion Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Acoustic Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Geven a mol iz a shtetl, baym breg funem nester in tol,
First line (Yiddish):געווען אַ מאָל איז אַ שטעטל בייִם ברעג פֿונעם נעסטער אין טאָל,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:28

Title: Mayn Khaverte Mintsye -- מײַן חבֿרטע מינציע
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Memory/Childhood/Children/Holocaust/Transnistra/Death/War
Origin: Schae Got Mus 36
Transliteration: Schae Got Mus 36
Translation: Schae Got Mus 62
Music: Schae Got Mus 36
Additional song notes: My Girlfriend Mintsye
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33754
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
First line: Ven kh'brekh durkh di tirn fun ort un fun tsayt,
First line (Yiddish):װען כ'ברעך דורך די טירן פֿון אָרט און פֿ צײַט, שטעלסו פֿאַר מיר...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 4:54

Title: Der Saksofon-Shpiler -- דער סאַקסאָפֿסן-שפּילער
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Saxophone/Subway/Lost Love
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
Additional song notes: Remarkably similar to song by Joni Mitchell about a sax player.
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33755
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Tenor Saxaphone Jefferson, Kelly
Classical Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Saksofon-shpiler af der unterban stantsye,
First line (Yiddish):סאַקסאָפֿאָן שפּילער אויפֿ דער אונטערבאַן-סטאַנציע,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 5:25

Title: Vinter Ovnt (Schaechter-Gottesman) -- װינטער אָװנט (שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן(
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Season/Winter/Separation/Memory/Snow
Origin: Schae Got Mus 24/Alb T-035(a)
Transliteration: Schae Got Mus 24
Translation: Schae Got Mus 24/Alb T-035(a)
Music: Schae Got Mus 24
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33745
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Trumpet Macleod, John
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Drums Barnes, Daniel
First line: Der vinter ovnt, in neplen gehilter, kumt nenter mit...
First line (Yiddish):דער װינטער אָװנט, אין נעפּעלען געהילטער. קומט נענטער מיט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 4:22

Title: Uhu Fayft Der Vint -- אוהו פֿייִפֿט דער ווינט
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Wind/Streets/Roads/Sunset/Mystery/Indifference/Purpose
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb T-035(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb T-035(a)
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33746
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Classical Guitar Katz, Brian
Flute Bunnett, Jane
First line: U-hu fayft der vint, durkh der gas, un farshvindt,
First line (Yiddish):או-הו פֿייִפֿט דער ווינט, דורך דער גאַס און פֿאַרשווינט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 4:18

Title: Shoyn Farendikt Zikh Dos Lidl Funem Tog -- שוין פֿאַרענדיקט זיך דאָס לידל פֿונעם טאָג
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary/Origin
Subject: Song/Night/Dream/Friend/Loved One/Death/Reconciliation
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb T-035(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb T-035(a)
Music: Alb G-054(b)
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33747
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Tenor Saxaphone Jefferson, Kelly
First line: Shoyn farendikt zikh dos lidl funem tog, kh'her zikh ayn,
First line (Yiddish):שוין פֿאָרענדיק זיך דאַס לידל פֿונעם טאָג, כ'הער זיך אייִן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz Blues
Length: 4:39

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