Look up artist Maza, Ida


Name: Maza, Ida
Name (Yiddish): מאַזאַ, איטע

Songs written or composed


Title: Ai-Liu Liu -- אײַ־ליו לוי
Author: Maza, Ida -- מאַזאַ, איטע
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Lullaby/Classical/Literary Origin
Subject: Bird/Sleep/Mother/Song/Cricket/Winter/Poverty/Fish/River
Origin: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Translation: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Additional song notes: Part of "Dos Goldene Fayfl"

Sheet music:


Folder: 14
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Irving Massey
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Ai-liu liu, mine kind, shlof ayn. Es zingt der foygl zikh…
First line (Yiddish): אײַ-ליו, ליו, מײַן קינד, שלאָף אײַ. עס זינגט דיא פֿויגל זיך אַליין.

Title: Mayn Goldn Fayfl -- מײַן גאָלדן פֿײַפֿל
Author: Maza, Ida -- מאַזאַ, איטע
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Literary Origin/Lament
Subject: Flute/Song/Sad/Exile/Memory
Origin: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Translation: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Music: Ephemera 910/ SM Greenberg 14
Additional song notes: Part of "Dos Goldene Fayfl"

Sheet music:


Folder: 14
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Irving Massey
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Ikh kum on tsu aykh tsu aukh fun di vaytn, mit zak oyfn…
First line (Yiddish): איך קום אָן צו אײַך, צו אייִך פֿון די ווײַטן, מיט זאָק אויפֿן פּלייצע

Title: Der Vint -- דער ווינט
Author: Maza, Ida -- מאַזאַ, איטע
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Literary Origin
Subject: Wind/Nature/Rain/Earth/Colors
Origin: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg14
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg14
Translation: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Additional song notes: Part of "Dos Goldene Fayfl" The Wind

Sheet music:


Folder: 14
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Irving Massey
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Der vint, der vint iz a geniter shnayder, nit sher un nodl..
First line (Yiddish): דער ווינט, דער ווינט איז אַ געניטער שנײַנדער, מיט שער און נאַדל...

Title: Di Nakht (Greenberg) -- די נאַכט (גרינבערג)
Author: Maza, Ida -- מאַזאַ, איטע
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Night/Pious/Crickets/Stars/Ponds/Frogs/Shadows/Moon/Light
Origin: Ephemera 910
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/ SM Greenberg 26
Translation: Ephemera 910
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 26

Sheet music:


Folder: 1002
Series: 4
Arranged for: SATB with Piano Accompaniment
Translator: Irving Massey
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Shtil un frum, shtil un frum, geyt di nakht azoy arum.
First line (Yiddish): שטיל און פֿרום, שטיל און פֿרום, גייט די נאַכט אַזוי אַרום.
Notes: Di Nakht (The Night). Poem by Ida Maza, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg for Irving Massey and Ann Colley. Sheet Musical physically in ephemera folder #910

Folder: 26
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Shtil un frum, (2) geyt di nakht azoy arum, nor di griln…
First line (Yiddish): שטיל און פֿרום, (2) גייט די נאַיט אַזוי אַרוםת נאָר די גרילן...
Notes: The Night

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