Look up artist Eisenberg, Gershon


Name: Eisenberg, Gershon
Born: Broslov, Central Ukraine

Songs written or composed


Title: Melave Malke Lid -- מלװה מלכּה ליד
Also known as: A Gute Vokh A Gezunte Vokh
Author: Eisenberg, Gershon
Composer: Eisenberg, Gershon
Genre: Zmiros/Hamavdil
Subject: Entreaties/Wishes/Health/Moshiekh/Sustenance
Transliteration: CD Z-024(a)
Translation: CD Z-024(a)

Sheet music:


Folder: 334
Series: 4
Arranger: Davidson, Jacob
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1935
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 112
First line: A gute vokh, a gezunte vokh, oy vinshen mir tsu ale khasidim
Notes: Blue lettering, English/Yiddish. This song is in a booklet titled "Six Songs by Gershon Eisenberg". His photo is on front cover. Price $1.25.

Recordings:


On album: B-003(b) (Hassidic Melodies Interpreted by Sidor Belarsky)
Track ID: 10247
Arranger Davidson, Jacob (Yakov) דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ
Vocal Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
First line: A gute vokh, a gezunte vokh, oy vuntshn mir tsu a khasidim,
First line:אַ גוטע װאָך, אַ געזומטע װאָך, אױ װונטשן מיר צו אַלע חסידים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

On album: G-042(e) (Moshe Ganchoff Encore)
Track ID: 24420
Arranger Davidson, Jacob (Yakov) דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ
Vocal Ganchoff, Khazn Moyshe -- גאַנשאַף, חזן משה
Piano Fershko, Shmuel -- פֿערשקאָ, שמואל
First line: A gute vokh, a gezunte vokh, oy vuntshn mir tsu a khasidim,
First line:אַ גוטע װאָך, אַ געזומטע װאָך, אױ װונטשן מיר צו אַלע חסידים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

On album: Z-024(a) (The Zmiros Project / London / Sklamberg / Schwimmer)
Track ID: 31144
Arranger Davidson, Jacob (Yakov) דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ
Various Instruments/Vocal Schwimmer, Rob
Lead Vocal/Accordion Sklamberg, Lorin
Various Instruments/Vocal London, Frank
First line: A gute vokh, a gezunte vokh, oy, vintshn mir tsu ale yidn,
First line (Yiddish):אַ גוטע וואָך, אַ געזונטע וואָך, אוי, וויהשן מיר צו אַלע ייִדן
Language: Yiddish
Style: Khasidic/Modern
Length: 4:16

On album: C-035(e) (Adrienne Cooper / Enchanted/ A New Generation of Yiddishsong)
Track ID: 36199
Vocal Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Vocals Gordon, Sarah Mina
Music Director/Clarinet/Keyboard/Arranger Winograd, Michael -- ווינאָגראַד, מ.
Piano Lerner, Marilyn
Trumpet London, Frank
Drums/Percussion Wollensen, Kenny, Drums
Guitars/Back Up Vocal Rosen, Avi Fox
Marimba/Glokenspiel/Percussion Singer, Jon
Trombone Blacksberg, Dan
Saxaphone Cancura, Petr
Banjo Seabrook, Brandon
Trumpet Holmes, Ben
Back Up Vocals Gottlieb, Ayelet Rose
First line: A gute vokh, a gezunte vokh, oy vintshn mir tsu ale yidn, un tsu ale fayne...
First line (Yiddish):אַ גוטע וואָך, אַ געזונטע וואָך, אוי ווונטשן מיר צו אַלע חסידים…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Chasidic
Length: 3:30

Title: Erinerungen (Eisenberg) -- ערינערונגען (אײַזענבערג)
Author: Eisenberg, Gershon
Composer: Eisenberg, Gershon
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Memories

Sheet music:


Folder: 332
Series: 4
Arranger: Davidson, Jacob
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1953
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 112
First line: Ikh gedenk yenem ovnt ven di levone hot geshaynt...
Notes: Blue lettering, English/Yiddish. This song is in a booklet titled "Six Songs by Gershon Eisenberg". His photo is on front cover. Price $1.25.

Title: Di Entoyshte -- די ענטוישטע
Author: Eisenberg, Gershon
Composer: Eisenberg, Gershon
Genre: Literary Origin/Lament
Subject: Disappointment/Love/Unfulfilled Desires

Sheet music:


Folder: 333
Series: 4
Arranger: Davidson, Jacob
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1953
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 112
First line: In a golden land gliken zukhen hob ikh zikh geshikt…
Notes: Blue lettering, English/Yiddish. This song is in a booklet titled "Six Songs by Gershon Eisenberg". His photo is on front cover. Price $1.25.

Title: Viglid (Eisenberg) -- וויגליד (אײַזענבערג)
Author: Eisenberg, Gershon
Composer: Eisenberg, Gershon
Genre: Literary Origin/Lullaby
Subject: Mother/Child/Father/Separation/Hero/Soldier

Sheet music:


Folder: 335
Series: 4
Arranger: Davidson, Jacob
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1953
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 112
First line: Shlof meyn kind un zorg fun gornit, vayl du bist nokh kleyn.
Notes: Blue lettering, English/Yiddish. This song is in a booklet titled "Six Songs by Gershon Eisenberg". His photo is on front cover. Price $1.25.

Title: Der Shiker -- דער שיכּור
Author: Eisenberg, Gershon
Composer: Eisenberg, Gershon
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Drink/Drunkeness/Freedom

Sheet music:


Folder: 336
Series: 4
Arranger: Davidson, Jacob
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1953
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 112
First line: Ver getrunken hot amol farshteyt er vos dos heyst...
Notes: Blue lettering, English/Yiddish. This song is in a booklet titled "Six Songs by Gershon Eisenberg". His photo is on front cover. Price $1.25.

Title: Farshvindn Iz Meyn Friling Shoyn -- פֿאַרשווינדען איז מײַן פֿרילונג שוין
Author: Eisenberg, Gershon
Composer: Eisenberg, Gershon
Genre: Literary Origin/Lament
Subject: Lost Childhood/Loss/

Sheet music:


Folder: 337
Series: 4
Arranger: Eisenberg, Gershon
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1953
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 112
First line: Nit lang bin ikh a kind geven ven in kheyder fleg ikh geyn..
Notes: Blue lettering, English/Yiddish. This song is in a booklet titled "Six Songs by Gershon Eisenberg". His photo is on front cover. Price $1.25.

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