Look up artist Witko, Janusz


Name: Witko, Janusz

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Title: Mayn Shtetele Belz -- מײַן שטעטעלע בעלז
Also known as: Belz
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theatre/Nostalgia/Memory
Subject: Place/Belz/Childhood
Origin: GYF 20/ML PYS 260/Alb G-035(b)/Vinkov 5 309
Transliteration: Alb B-007(c)/GYF 23/Alb L-048(a)/Alb B-007(c)/Alb G-013(c)/ML PYS 260
Translation: Alb H-006(a)/Alb L-023(b)/GYF 23/Alb J-024(a)1/Alb K-029(g)/Vinkov 5 311
Music: GYF 20/Estella 26/ML PYS 260/Vinkov 5 308
Additional song notes: From the play "Ghetto Song" or "Song of the Ghetto
On album: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36344
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Dertseyl mir alter, dertseyl mir geshvind, Veyl ikh vil…
First line (Yiddish):דערצײל מיר אַלטער, דערצײל מיר געשװינד, װײַל איך װיל װיסן אַלץ..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Pop
Length: 4:28

Title: Di Grine Kuzine -- די גרינע קוזינע
Also known as: Kuzine (Di Grine Kuzine)
Author: Leyzerovitz, Yakov -- לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Immigration/Lament
Subject: Immigration/Poverty/Occupation/Milliner/Aging/Disillusion
Origin: Mayzl 600/Alb Z-012(a)/Levin N 92
Transliteration: Levin N 92/Alb B-007(c)/Alb Z-012(a)/Gottlieb 290/Alb B-095(b)
Translation: Levin N 92/Alb Z-012(a)/Alb B-007(c)/Gottlieb 290/Alb B-095(b)
Music: Warem 45/Alb Z-012(a)/Levin N 92
Additional song notes: See "My Little Cousin" for American swing version. Lyrics claimed by Hyman Prizant and others. Text is by Leyzerovitz as credited by Meizel. See Max Rosenfeld's papers re respecting Leyzerovitz's loss of copyright lawsuit. See Gottlieb p. 147. See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 408:On album: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36345
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi..
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען די גרינע,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Concert
Length: 2:23

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: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36346
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Unter Yideles vigele, shteyt a klor veys tsigele,
First line:אונטער ייִדעלעס װיגעלע, שטײט אַ קלאָר װײס ציגעלע, דאָס ציגעלע…
Track comment: From the operetta "Shulamis"
Style: Concert/Pop
Length: 3:55

Title: Farges Mikh Nit -- פֿאַרגעס מיך ניט
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Love
Subject: Memory/Separation/Fear/Request/Foreboding
Origin: Sheet Music
Transliteration: Sheet Music
Music: Sheet Music
Additional song notes: Don't Forget Me
On album: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36347
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Mit dir libe shpil ikh un ikh bin ful mit freyd,
First line:מיט דיר ליבע שפּיל איך און איך בין פֿול מיט פֿרײד,
Track comment: From musical "Malkele Dem Rebns"
Style: Pop/Concert
Length: 4:46

Title: Rivkele Dem Rebns -- ריבֿקעלע דעם רבּנס
On album: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36348
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Rivkele, dem rebns, azoy ruft men ikh bayn undz in shtetl,
First line (Yiddish):ריבֿקעלע דעם רבּנס, אַזױ רופֿט מען איך בײַ אונדז אין שטעטל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Theater/Pop/Concert
Length: 3:00

Title: Tshiribim Tshiribom -- טשיריבים (לאָמיר זינגען קינדערלעך)
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Holiday/Khasidim/Food/Rebe/Chelm
Origin: GYF 32/Alb F-024(e)/
Transliteration: GYF 35/Alb L-048(a)/Gold Zem 269
Translation: GYF 35/Alb L-048(a)/
Music: GYF 33/Gold Zem 267/
On album: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36350
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Lomir zingen, kinderlekh, a zemerl tsuzamen, a nigundl, a freylekhn,
First line (Yiddish):לאַמיר זינגען, קינדערלעך, אַ זמרל צוזאַמען, אַ מיגונדל אַ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Pop
Length: 4:12

Title: Yankele -- יאַנקעלע
Also known as: Shlof Mayn Yankele
Also known as: Shlof Shoyn Mayn Yankele
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Folk/Lullabye
Subject: Child/Sleep/Development
Origin: ML MTAG 08/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 60/Alb L-022(a)/Alb F-024(e)/
Transliteration: GYF 63/ML MTAG 08/Alb R-007(f)1/Alb R-001(a)/Alb P-001(a)/Alb L-022(a)
Translation: Alb H-006(a)/Alb G-022(a)/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 63/Alb O-001(c)/Alb P-001(a
Music: ML MTAG 09/GYF 61/

Related information in folder 745:On album: V0301 (Gebirtig (Video))
Track ID: 36351
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Shlof zhe mir shoyn yankele mayn sheyner, di eygelekh di shvartsinke makh tsu,
First line (Yiddish):שלאָף זשע מיר שױן, יאַנקעלע, מײַן שײנער, די אײגעלעך, די אײגעלעך, די ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Pop
Length: 4:30

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yidishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 4 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 4 301
On album: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36352
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken, mit velkher tayere...
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: PopConcert
Length: 5:37

Title: Rumenye, Rumenye -- רומעניע, רומעניע
Author: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Composer: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Double Entendre/Skat/Humorous/Nostal
Subject: Rumania/Place/Food/Women
Origin: GYF 12
Transliteration: Alb G-013(c)/CD K-068(e)/AAlb L-002(a)Alb L-023(a)/Alb J-24(a)1
Translation: Alb J-024(a)1/GYF 12/Alb K-029(g)/Alb L-002(a)/Alb W-031(a)
Music: Warem 175/GYF 12

Related information in folder 397:On album: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36353
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Ekh! Rumenye (6x), geven a mol a land a zise, a sheyne, dort tsu voynen iz..
First line (Yiddish):עך, רומעניע (6), געװען אַ מאָל אַ לאַנד אַ זיסע, אַ שיינע, דאָרט צו װױנען איז אַ ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Theatre/Vaudville/Concert
Length: 4:03

Title: Ikh Hob Dikh Tsu Fil Lib -- איך האָב דיך צו פֿיל ליב
Also known as: I Love You Much Too Much
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theater/Lament
Subject: Anger/Love/Rejection
Song Comment: From the play "Di Katerinshtshik" (The Organ Grinder), 1934/ See Heskes 2533
Origin: Alb T-005(c)/Metro Scher 29
Transliteration: Alb K-007(b)/Alb K-029(f)/Alb K-022(b)/Alb J-024(a)1/CD B-075(a)/CD F-042(a)/
Translation: Alb K-022(b)/Alb T-015(c)/Alb K-029(f)/Alb J-025(a)1/CD B-075(a)/CD F-042(a)
Music: Metro Scher 2
Additional song notes: I Love You Much To Much

Related information in folder 122:On album: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36354
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Ikh hob dikh tsufil lib, Ikh trog oyf dir keyn has, ikh hob dikh tsufil lib...
First line (Yiddish):איך האָב דיך צו פֿיל ליב, איך טראַג אױף דיר קײן האַס, איך האָב...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Rhumba/Concert
Length: 3:20

Title: Hora Staccato -- האָרע סטאַקאָטאָ
Composer: Dinicu, Grigoras -- דיניקו, גרגוש
Genre: Pop/Concert/Classical
Song Comment: Based upon Rumanian melody
Additional song notes: Jascha Heifetz sometimes credited as composer with Dinicu. He probably arranged the music.
On album: V-023(a)
Track ID: 36355
Artist: Mareinowski, Wojciech
Artist: Witko, Janusz
Artist: Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Artist: Cielecki, Jan
Artist: Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Men shpilt es oyf a fidl, men shpilt es oyf a fleyt, der iker darf es klingen...
First line (Yiddish):מען שפּילט עס אויף אַ פֿידל, מען שפּילט עס אויף אַ פֿלייט, דער איקער דאַרף עס קלינגען
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Concert
Length: 3:02

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