Look up artist Gordon, Fanny


Name: Gordon, Fanny

Songs written or composed


Title: Yosl Un Sore Dvoshe -- יוסל און שׂרה־דוואָשע
Also known as: The Sunflower Seed Tango
Author: Broydo, Kasriel -- ברױדאָ, כּתריאל
Composer: Gordon, Fanny
Genre: Cabaret/Tango/Love/Concert
Song Comment: Love/Anger/Reconciliation/Chocolate/Theater/Sunflower Seeds/Cookies/Marriage
Origin: Ephemera 1165
Transliteration: Ephemera 1458 -2015
Translation: Ephemera 1165/Ephemera 1458 -2015
Additional song notes: The Sunflower Seed Tango Ephemera 1458: See 2015 program for translat and translit

Recordings:


On album: P-068(b) (Jane Peppler/ Cabaret Warsaw/ Yiddish & Polish Hits of the 1920s-1930s/Performed by Mappamundi)
Track ID: 36847
Artist: Mappamundi
Piano Enoch, Aviva
Bass Vasile, Bob
Vocal/Fiddle/Concertina/Piano Peppler, Jane
Violin Holmgren, Beth
Guitar/Clarinet/Bouzouki/Bowed Dulcimer Bloom, Ken
Bass Baird, Jim
First line: Akh mayn libe Sore-Dvoshe voszhe zitstu do in gas un kukst oyf der levone?
First line (Yiddish):אַך מײַן ליבע שׂרה־דבֿאָשע, וואָשזע זיטסטו אין גאַס און קוקסט אויף דער לבֿנה?
Language: Yiddish
Style: Cabaret/Tango/Love/Concert
Length: 3:17

On album: F-048(a) (Fish Street Klezmer Yiddish Songs of Love and Drinking/Ken Richmond)
Track ID: 30922
Accordion Gerson, Ben
Trombone Moses, Jason
Trumpet Shube, Billy
Arranger/Vocal/Violin/Guitar Richmond, Ken
Arranger/Vocal/Accordion/Mandolin Shazeer, Shira
First line: Akh, mayn libe Sore-Dvoshe, vos zhe zitstu in gas…
First line (Yiddish):אַך, מייִן ליבע סאָרע דוואָרשע, וואָס זשע זיצטו אין גאַס
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Cabaret
Length: 3:42

Title: A Puster Kholem Iz Dos Gantse Lebn -- אָ פוסטער חלום איז דאָס גאַנצע לעבן
Author: Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Composer: Gordon, Fanny
Genre: Theatger/Lament/Tango
Subject: Family/Lonliness/Despair/Emptiness
Transliteration: Peppler 2 25
Translation: Peppler 2 25
Music: Peppler 2 24
Additional song notes: Life Is An Empty Meaningless Dream

Recording:


On album: P-068(f) (Jane Peppler and Friends/ Nervez!/ Yiddish Theater Songs from Poland, Volume III)
Track ID: 41405
Piano Enoch, Aviva
Vocal Kloko, Randy
Vocal Peppler, Jane
Piano Spears, Roger Lynn
First line: A puster kholom iz dos gantse lebn on an inhalt loyft es bay undz shnel,…
First line (Yiddish):אַ פּוסטער חלום איז דאָס גאַנטסע לעבן און אַן אינהאַלט לויפֿט עס בײַ אונדז שנעל,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Duet/Tango
Length: 3:53

Contact: yidsong@pobox.upenn.edu