Look up artist Van Alstyne, Egbert


Name: Van Alstyne, Egbert

Songs written or composed


Title: In A Hoyz Vu Men Veynt Un Men Lakht -- אין אַ הויז װוּ מען וויינט און מען לאַגט
Composer: Van Alstyne, Egbert
Genre: Lament
Subject: Brothel/Observation/Prostitute/Trickery/Misery/
Transliteration: Peppler 2, p 108
Translation: Peppler 2, p 108
Music: Peppler 2, p 108
Additional song notes: In a House Where People Cry and Laugh Melody is "In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree"

Sheet music:


Folder: 1290
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Translteration/Translation
Publisher: Jane Peppler
Provenance: Purchase, Jane Peppler, Sept 2013
First line: Batrakht nor mentshn atsind, vi dos lebn geyt haynt baym…
First line (Yiddish): באַטראַכט נאָר מענשטשן אַצינד, ווי דאָס לעבן גייט הײַנט בײַם מענטש...
Notes: Just think, now, people, how life goes for mankind: one rushes around, plagued,...

Recording:


On album: P-068(d) (Jane Peppler & Friends / In Odess: Yiddish Songs From Warsaw)
Track ID: 37912
Guitar Bloom, Ken
Piano Enoch, Aviva
Vocal Kloko, Randy
Vocal/Fiddle/Concertina/Piano Peppler, Jane
Piano Spears, Roger Lynn
First line: Batrakht nor mentshn atsind, vi dos lebn geyt bay di mentsh, men yugt zikh…
First line (Yiddish):באַטראַכט נאָר מענטשן אַצינד, ווי דאָס לעבן גייט בײַ די מענטש, מען יאָגט זיך..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Theater/Duet
Length: 5:40

Contact: yidsong@pobox.upenn.edu