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Title: Ven Ikh Volt Gehat Koyekh -- װען איך װאָלט געהאַט כּך

Related information in folder 1160:On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39903
Vocal Wiesel, Elie
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Choral Director Lazar, Matthew
First line: Ven ikh volt gehat koyekh, volt ikh in di gasn gelofn un ikh volt geshrign…
First line (Yiddish):װען איך װאָלט געהאַט כּך, װאָלט איך אין די גאַסן געלאָפֿן און איך וואָלט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Reverential

Title: Shebshifleinu -- שבּשפֿלנו
Also known as: Psalm 136:23
Genre: Biblical/Psalm
Subject: Psalm 136:23/Lowliness/Mercy/Release/Tormentors/Kindness
Origin: Tanakh v.2 1740/Ephemera 1399
Translation: Tanakh v.2 1740/Ephemera 1399/Alb V0310
Additional song notes: In Our Lowliness

Related information in folder 1399:On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39904
Vocal Weisel, Elie
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
Artist: David Rosenthal Orchestra
Orchestra Leader/Keyboards/Orchestral Arranger Rosenthal, David
Violin Barere, Elena
Violin, Viola Ro, Catherine
Cello Westerman, Ellen
Bass Finck, David
Percussion Comess, Aaron
Guitar Mironov, Jeffrey
First line (Hebrew):שבּשפֿלנוּ זכר לנוּ כּי לעוֹלם חסדוֹ ויפֿרקני מצרינוּ כּי לעוֹלם חסדוֹ
Language: Hebrew
Style: Chassidic/March/Orchestral

Title: Harachaman -- הרחמן
Genre: Choir/Biblical
Subject: Prayer
Song Comment: The Sabath Prayers, After Meals,
Origin: Birchat HaMizon
On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39907
Violin Barere, Elena
Artist: David Rosenthal Orchestra
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Orchestra Leader/Keyboards/Orchestral Arranger Rosenthal, David
Vocal Weisel, Elie
Violin, Viola Ro, Catherine
Cello Westerman, Ellen
Bass Finck, David
Percussion Comess, Aaron
Guitar Mironov, Jeffrey
First line: Harachaman hu yankhilenu yom shekulo shabat umenukha lekhaeye alamim…
Language: Hebrew
Style: Chassidic/March/Orchestral/Choral

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. Orig, Translit & Translat on Alb B-211(a)

Related information in folder 189:On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39908
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Vocal Weisel, Elie
First line: In dem beys-hamikdosh, In a vinkl kheyder, zitst di almone, bas tsion aleyn,
First line (Yiddish):אין דעם בית־המקדש, אין אַ װינקל־חדר, זיצט די אַלמנה בת־ציון…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert

Title: V'taher Libenu -- וטהר לבּנוּ
Also known as: Vetaher Libenu
Genre: Religious
Subject: Prayer/Purity/Worship
Origin: Alb E-009(a)/Netzer 335/Coopersmith NJS 90
Transliteration: Coopersmith NJS 90/Alb H-002(c)/Alb S-085(a)/Alb E-009(a)/Alb T-008(a)
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 90/Alb S-085(a)
Music: Coopersmith NJS 90
On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39917
Vocal Wiesel, Elie
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
First line: V'taher libenu leavdekha be'emes.
First line (Hebrew):וטהר לבּנוּ לעבדך בּאמת.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert/Choral/Folk/Chassidic

Title: Ani Ma'amin (Video) -- אני אני מאמין (ווידיאָ)
Author: Maimomides
Genre: Religious
Subject: Faith/Credo/Belief/Meshiakh
Origin: Ephemera 1203
Translation: Ephemera 1204
Additional song notes: 12th Principle of faith formulated by Maimonides 12th Century/ See also for transliteration Albs S-092(a)/Alb S-002(e). For addl translations see Albs A34(a)/G-005(b)/ O-009(a)/T-015(a)/C-023(h)/A-018(a)/S-002(e) See also song titled "Yidn Zingn Ani Ma'amin" Hebrew text with Album Notes and Ephemera 1203 English Adaptation with Album Notes and Ephemera 1204
On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39918
Vocal Wiesel, Elie
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
First line: Ani ma'amin, be'emuno shleymo bevias hamoshiakh
First line (Hebrew):אני מאמין בּאמונה שלמה בּביאת המשיח.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert/Chorale/Folk

Title: Fun Kosev Biz Kitev -- פֿון קאָסעװ ביז קיטעװ
Author: Kosover, Professor A.
Genre: Folk/Chassidic/Place
Subject: Kosev/Kitev/Bal Shem/Bridge/Stroll/River/Bathe/Forest/Bird
Origin: Belarsky 245
Transliteration: Belarsky 245/Ephemera 1552
Translation: Alb V0310
Music: Belarsky 155
Additional song notes: Between Kosev and Kitev
On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39910
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Vocal Weisel, Elie
First line: Fun kosev biz kitev iz a brikele faranen, vu der bal shem,
First line (Yiddish):פֿון קאָסאָװ ביז קיטעװ איז אַ בריקעלע פֿאַראַנען, װוּ דער בּעל־שם,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert/Choral

Title: Mai Ko Mash Me Lon -- מאַי־קאָ משמע־לן?
Also known as: Di Gemure
Also known as: Mika's Song
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Lament/Maskilic
Subject: Yeshiva/Student/Life/Meaning/Despair/Futility/Waste
Origin: YRD YPS 143/ML PYS 116
Transliteration: YRD YPS 143/ML PYS 116/Alb L-004(a)
Translation: Alb L-004(a)
Music: YRD YPS 143/ML PYS 117/SM Moskow SM 23
Additional song notes: What Does It Mean To Me? What Do We Learn From This?
On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39912
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Vocal Weisel, Elie
First line: Mai ko mash me lon, vos zhe lost es mir tsu hern? Zayne tropns oyf di shoybn…
First line (Yiddish):מאַי קאָ משמע־לן דער רעגן? װאָס־זשה לאָזט ער מיר צו הערן? זײַנע טראָפּס אויף די
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert

Title: Szol A Kakas Mar -- סול א קאקאש מאר
Also known as: Der Hon Hot Shoyn Gekreyt
Genre: Khasidic
Subject: Rooster/Cock/Dawn/Crowing/Bird/Sins/Temple
Origin: Alb W-008(a)
Translation: Alb V0310
Music: Pasternak BHN 147
Additional song notes: See Pasternak BHN 147 for background info/See Also R-030(a) "Green Cock Nigun"
On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39913
Violin Barere, Elena
Percussion Comess, Aaron
Artist: David Rosenthal Orchestra
Bass Finck, David
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Guitar Mironov, Jeffrey
Violin, Viola Ro, Catherine
Orchestra Leader/Keyboards/Orchestral Arranger Rosenthal, David
Vocal Weisel, Elie
Cello Westerman, Ellen
First line: Szol a kakas mar zold erdoben, sik mezoben setal egy madar di micoda madar?
Language: Hungarian
Style: Chassidic/Folk/Concert/Orchestral/Choral

Title: A Sudenyu -- אַ סועדהניו
Also known as: Meshiekhs Sudenyu
Also known as: Vos Vet Zayn Az Meshiekh Vet Kumen
Also known as: Zog Zhe Rebenyu
Genre: Folk/Messiah/Meshiekh/Khasidic
Subject: Feast/Messiah/Meshiekh/Food/Great Ox/Leviathan/Torah/Dance/
Origin: Alb B-007(b)/Vinkov 3106)/ML PYS 170/
Transliteration: ML PYS 170/Alb A-036(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Vinkov 3106/Alb R-034(k)
Translation: ML PYS 170/Vinkov 3106/Alb A-036(a)/Alb B-07(b)/Alb R-/034(k)/Alb V0310
Music: ML PYS 170/Vinkov 3 106

Related information in folder 453:On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39914
Violin Barere, Elena
Percussion Comess, Aaron
Artist: David Rosenthal Orchestra
Bass Finck, David
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Guitar Mironov, Jeffrey
Violin, Viola Ro, Catherine
Orchestra Leader/Keyboards/Orchestral Arranger Rosenthal, David
Vocal Weisel, Elie
Cello Westerman, Ellen
First line: Zog zhe Rebenyu, vos zhe vet zayn az moshiekh vet kumen?
First line (Yiddish):זאָג זשה רבּיניו, װאָס זשה װעט זײַן אַז משיח װעט קומען?
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Orchestral/Choral/Concert

Title: Es Brent -- עס ברענט
Also known as: Undzer Shtetl Brent
Also known as: Haayara Boeret
Also known as: Our Little Village Is Aflame
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Holocaust/
Subject: Catastrophe/Destruction/Pogrom/Resistance/Alarm/Warning
Origin: Ephemera 1203/Kaczer 330/ML WAH 12/Alb B-003(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Alb F-24(e)/
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)/ML WAH 12/Alb Z-010(g)/Mlot-Gott 12/Alb M-029(a)/Vinkov 4 62
Translation: Ephemera 1204/Alb M-029(a)/ML WAH 12/Alb R-033(a)/Alb Z-010(g)/Alb D-004(g)
Music: Kaczer 424/ML WAH 12/Vinkov 4 62
Additional song notes: It's Burning Written in 1938 following progrom in Przytk. Hebrew Adaptation with Album Notes V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: V0310 (Eli Wiesel In Concert (Video))
Track ID: 39916
Violin Barere, Elena
Percussion Comess, Aaron
Artist: David Rosenthal Orchestra
Bass Finck, David
Choral Conductor Lazar, Matthew
Vocal Matthew Lazar Singers
Guitar Mironov, Jeffrey
Violin, Viola Ro, Catherine
Orchestra Leader/Keyboards/Orchestral Arranger Rosenthal, David
Vocal Weisel, Elie
Cello Westerman, Ellen
First line: Es brent! Briderlekh, es brent! Oy, undzer orem shtetl nebekh brent!,
First line (Yiddish):ס'ברענט! ברידערלכעך, ס'ברענט! אױ, אונדזער אָרעם שטעטל נעבעך ברענט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Orchestral/Choral

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