Look up artist Helmstetter, Tchatcho


Name: Helmstetter, Tchatcho

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Title: Zayt Gezunt -- זײַט געזונט
Author: Goldwaser, Rafael
Composer: Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38218
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: zayt gezunt, libe frayndm der ovnit iz farbay, kh'hob shoyn tsugegreyt mayb pekl
First line (Yiddish):זײַט געזונט ליבע פֿרײַנד דער אָוונט איז פֿאַרבײַ, כ'הײב באַלד אָן פֿון ס'נײַ.
Language: Yiddish
Length: 3:15

Title: Czardas
Also known as: Chardash
Also known as: Hungarian Czardas
Genre: Instrumental/Hungarian/Dance
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38219
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Length: 3:15

Title: Shpil Gitar -- שפּיל גיטאַר
Author: Pokrass, Samuil Lakovlevich
Composer: Pokrass, Samuil Lakovlevich
Genre: USSR
Subject: Gypsy/Drinkikng/Wine/Song/Guitar/Love/Ache/Homeless
Origin: ML SOG 167
Transliteration: ML SOG 167
Translation: ML SOG 167
Music: ML SOG 168
Additional song notes: Translated from the Russian "Chto Mnie Gore". Translator unknown. Also parodied in the English "Kretschme"
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38205
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: shpil gitar, biz mayn tsar vet oyfhern, Zoln platsn di strunes on a tsol.
First line (Yiddish):שפיל גיטאַר,ביז מײַן צער וועט אויפֿהרו, זאָלן פּלאַצן די סטרונעס אָן אַ צאָל
Language: Yiddish
Length: 4:12

Title: Vaylu -- װײַלו
Also known as: Shpil Mir Tsigayaner
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Gypsy/Poverty/Wandering/Mother/Sorrow/Song
Origin: ML PYS 190/Alb B-211(a)
Transliteration: ML PYS 190/Alb B-211(a)
Translation: T-015(a)/Alb B-211(a)
Music: ML PYS 191
Additional song notes: Play (Perform Ffor Me Gypsy Masha Benya Mats also credited (aithor? Composer?) on Alb B-211(a)
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38206
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: shpil mir, tsigayner, shpil mir a lid, shpil mir un shpil mir un vet gornit mid.
First line (Yiddish):שפיל מיר ציגײַנער שפּיל מיר אָ ליד שפּיל מיר און שפּיל מיר און ווער גאָרניט מי
Language: Yiddish
Length: 4:22

Title: Oy Avram -- אױ אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Love
Subject: Love/Constancy/Passion
Origin: Vinkov 1 19/Alb B-036(a)/
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 19/Alb J-011(a)/Alb B-075(a)/Alb K-029(b)/Alb K-005(a)
Translation: Vinkov 1 19/Alb K-005(a)/Alb K-029(b)/Alb 0-007(b)/Alb B-036(a)
Music: Vinkov 1 19
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38207
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: Oy, Avram, Ikh ken on dir nit zayn! Ikh on dir, un du on mir Kenen mir beyde
First line (Yiddish):אוי, אַבֿרהם, איך קען אָן דיר ניט זײַן! איך אָן דיר, און דו אָן מיר, קענען מיר
Language: Yiddish
Length: 5:28

Title: Ikh Hob Dikh Tsufil Lib (Olshanetsky)
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38208
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: Ikh hob dikh tsu fil lib, ikh trog oyf dir keyn has, ikh hob dikh tsu fil lib
First line:איך האָב דיך צו פֿיל ליב, איך טראָג אויף דיר קײַן האַס איך האָב דיך צו פֿיל
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Pop/Concert
Length: 3:54

Title: A Glezele Yash -- אַ גלעזעלע יש
Also known as: Yash
Author: Kerler, Yosef -- קערלער, יוסף
Composer: Shainsky, Vladimir -- שײנסקי, װלאַדימיר
Genre: Drinking
Subject: Getting High/Dancing/Troubles/Drink/Whiskey/Poverty
Song Comment: See "Hash"/same song except "Hash" is substituted for "Yash" & "Vayb" for Man
Origin: ML MTAG 68/Alb R-049(a)/Alb M-059(f)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 68/Alb K-26(d)2/Alb L-038(a)/K-029(j)/Alb 049(a)/Ephemera 1458
Translation: Alb K-042(b)Alb L-038(a)/Alb K-026(d)2/K-029(j)/Alb 049(a)/Ephemera 1458/
Music: ML MTAG 69
Additional song notes: A Small Glass Of Whiskey (Booze) Also Translit and Translat in Album M-059(f)
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38209
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: Ven ikh nem a gleyzele yash, oy, oy, Finklt alts un glantst;
First line (Yiddish):ווען איך נעם אָ גלעזעלע ישת אוי אוית פֿינקלט אָלץ און גלאָנצט
Language: Yiddish
Length: 4:26

Title: Le Couscous du Vendredi Soir -- לא קוסקוס דו ווענדרעדי סויר
Author: Fern, Annette
Composer: Weyh, Yves
Subject: Dinner/French/Jewish/Tradition/Food
Additional song notes: The Couscous of Friday Night
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38210
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: Toute la famille cote de mon pere est venue de Lituanie, Toute la famille coute
Language: French
Length: 3:03

Title: Briderl L'Khaym -- ברידערל לחײם
Also known as: Trinkt Brider Lekhaim
Also known as: Bruderl, L'Khaym
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Festive
Subject: Drink/Wine/Cheer/Gloom
Origin: Vinkov 5 111/Gebir ML 58/Gebir Lemm124/Gebir LTSAR 79
Transliteration: Alb F-048(a)/Vinkov 5 111
Translation: Alb F-048(a)/Vinkov 5 111/Gebir SIMC 58
Music: Vinkov 5 111/Gebir ML 58/Gebir 124/Gebir LTSAR 79
Additional song notes: Cheers Brothers
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38211
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: Trink, bruder, trink oys dos glezl biz tsum grunt vestu vern frish…
First line (Yiddish):טרינק, ברודער, טרינק אויס דאָס גלעזל ביז צום גרונט וועסטו ווערן פֿריש
Language: Yiddish
Length: 4:13

Title: Tsvey Fidlen -- צוויי פֿידלן
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38212
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: Tsvey fidker on a shir Shpiln oyf zeyere fidlen Dervekn fun di tife...
First line (Yiddish):צוויי פֿידלער אָן אָ שיעור שפּילן אויף זייערע פֿידלען דערוועקן פֿון די טיפֿע
Language: Yiddish
Length: 4:37

Title: Zing Shtil -- זינג שטיל
Also known as: Es Hot Mir Mayn Tate
Author: Younin, Wolf -- יונין, װאָלף
Author: Younin, Wolf -- יונין, װאָלף
Composer: Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
Composer: Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Melody/Song/Quiet/Discovery/Advice/Father
Origin: Boiberik Comp/ML PYS 182
Transliteration: Boiberik Comp/ML PYS 182
Translation: ML PYS 182
Music: ML PYS 182
Additional song notes: Boiberik Comp, Page 5 Song 10 of song pamphlet, no date given
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38213
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: S'hot mir mayn tate nokh kindvayz gezogt, Gut iz tsu oyfshteyn baginen
First line (Yiddish):ס'האָט מיר מײַן טאַטע נאָך קינדווײַז געזאָגט, גוט איז צו אויפֿשטיין באַגינען.
Language: Yiddish
Length: 4:01

Title: Enfant Caché
Author: Fern, Annette
Composer: Weyh, Yves
Subject: Two Cultures/Bilingual/French/Yiddish
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38214
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: Quand tu es venu de Russie Tu etais encore tout petit Maintenant tu vis a Paris
Language: French
Length: 2:04

Title: Leyg Dayn Kop Af Mayne Kni (Levin) -- לײג דײַן קאָפּ אױף מײַנע קני (לעווין)
Author: Leivick, Halper -- לײװיק, האַלפּער
Composer: Levin, Leibu -- לעװין, לײבו
Genre: Literary Origin/Lullaby
Subject: Comfort/Adults/Fear
Origin: CD G-070(a)/ML SOG 197/Levin L WM 122/Alb L-044(c)/Alb L-038(a)
Transliteration: CD M-062(a)/CD G-070(a)/CD A-005(e)/Levin L WM 122/Alb L-044(c)/ Ephemera 1458
Translation: CD M-062(a)/Alb T-015(c)/CD A-005(e)/ML SOG 197/Levin L WM 122/Ephemera 1468
Additional song notes: Yiddish, Translit and Translat on Alb B-207(a) Translit and Translat on Alb L-038(a) Yiddish and Translation on Alb C-060((a) Lay Your Head On My Knees See article by Ruth Levin in Ephema folder #580 establishing Leibu Levin as the composer.
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38215
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: Leyg dayn kop oyf mayne kni Gut azoy tsu lign Kinder shlofn ayn aleyn
First line (Yiddish):לייג דײַן קאָפּ אויף מײַנע קני, גוט אַזוי צו ליגן, קינדער שלאָפֿן אײַן אַלײן
Language: Yiddish
Length: 2:29

Title: Shkotsim (Instrumental)
Genre: Accordion Solo
Additional song notes: Plural of 'shegetz' a man or boy displaying traits like that of a gentile, use disparingly
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38216
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
Length: 1:13

Title: Maman, Petite Maman
Author: Fern, Annette
Composer: Weyh, Yves
Subject: Food, Traditional Ashkenazi Dishes
On album: R-056(a) (Astrid Ruff / chanson yiddish / Ivresses)
Track ID: 38217
Vocal (Chanteuse) Ruff, Astrid
Accordion (Accordeon) Weyh, Yves
Violin (Violon) Helmstetter, Tchatcho
First line: Maman, petit maman, Toi que j'aime tant Maman, petit maman Pourrais-tu m'apprend
Language: French
Length: 7:23

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