Look up artist Li, Jenny


Name: Li, Jenny

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Title: In Vinter Farnakhtn -- אַין װינטער פֿאַרנאַכטן
Also known as: Oyf Rusishe Felder
Author: Hofshteyn, Dovid -- האָפֿשטײַן, דוד
Composer: Gorovets, Emil (Rakhmil) Iakovlevich -- גאָראָװעץ, עמיל
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Russian/Winter/Evenings/Alone/Snow/Fields/Depression
Origin: Penguin YID 261/Alb G-018(c)/Alb W-035(a)
Transliteration: Alb W-035(a)/Ephemera 1290
Translation: Penguin YID 261/Alb G-018(c)/Alb W-035(a)/Ephemera 1290
Additional song notes: In Winter Evenings

Related information in folder 400:On album: V0290
Track ID: 37819
Vocal Siegel, Laurie
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gambo Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: In vinter farnakhtn, oyf rusisher felder, vu ken men zayn elender…
First line (Yiddish):אין װינטער פֿאַרנאַכטן, איף רוסישער פֿעלדער, װוּ קען מען זײַן עלענדער…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Literary Origin/Concert

Title: Fonye Ganev -- פֿאָניע גנבֿ
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Beregovski, Moshe -- בערעגאָווסקי, משה
Genre: Literary Origin/Lament
Subject: Conscription/Czar/Thief/Borsht/Kasha/Military
Transliteration: Ephemera 1290
Translation: Ephemera 1290
Additional song notes: Fonye is pejorative nickname for the Czar. Fonye is a Thief
On album: V0290
Track ID: 37820
Vocal Gross, Michael
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gambo Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: In droysn geyt a regn, es vet zayn a blote, Haynt hot men mir opgezogt di perve
First line (Yiddish):אין דרױסן גײט אַ רעגן, עס װעט זײַן אַ בלאָטע, הײַנט האָט מען מיר אָפּגעזאָגט די
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk/Lament

Title: Yiddishe Makholim -- ייִדישע מאכלים
On album: V0290(4) (What's Not to Like, (Oct 18,2015): A Yiddish Songfest (Video) [Not Separated])
Track ID: 41644
Vocal Most, Bernie
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Varnitshkes mit kez un mit piter, oyf shvues-tog hot gegebn mir mayn muter,…
First line (Yiddish):װאַרניטשקעס מיט קעז און מיט פּיטער, אױף שבֿועות־טאָג האָט געגעבן מיר מײַן
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Homen Tashn -- המן טאַשן
Also known as: Hop Mayne Homen Tashn
Also known as: Yakhne Dvoshe
Author: Pirozhnikov, M. -- פּיראָזשניקאָװ, מ.
Genre: Humorous/Folk/Holiday/Children
Subject: Purim/Homen Tashn/Baking/Shalakh Mones
Origin: ML YT 47/Alb R-007(b)/Alb B-004(c)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb C-015(a)Album L-038(d)/
Transliteration: ML YT 47/Alb G-017(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb B-004(c)/Ephemera 1458/Album L-038(d)/
Translation: Alb B-007(b)/Kinderbuch 73/Alb R-007(b)Alb R-001(b)/Schwartz 10/Album L-038(d)
Music: ML YT 46/Kinderbuch 73/Schwartz 10
On album: V0290(4) (What's Not to Like, (Oct 18,2015): A Yiddish Songfest (Video) [Not Separated])
Track ID: 41645
Vocal Rosenthal, Amy
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Yakhne dvoshe fort in shtot, zi halt zikh in ayn pakn, zi darf oyf purim koyfn..
First line (Yiddish):יאַכנע דװאָשע פֿאָרט אין שטאָט, האַלט זיך אין אײן פּאַקן, זי דאַרף אויף פורים
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Lively

Title: Rabeynu Tam -- רבּינו תּם
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Rubin, Hertz -- רובין, הערץ
Genre: Literary Origin/Humorous
Subject: Simpleton/Fool/Rebbe/Rebetsn/Golden Peacock/Queen Of Turkey
Origin: ML MTAG 170/Alb A-001(b)/Alb A-001(h)/Alb G-112(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 170Ephemera 1435
Translation: Alb B-046(a)/Manger Wolf 104/Alb G-112(a)/Ephemera 1435
Music: ML MTAG 170
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 747:On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40554
Vocal Rocamora, Nancy
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Lomir zingen dos sheyne lid, haydl didl dam, vi di goldene pave flit ibern
First line (Yiddish):לאָמיר זינגען אַ שײנע ליד, הײַדל דידל דאַם--װי די גאָלדענע פּאַװאַ..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Literary Origin/Humorous

Title: Shvartse Karshelekh -- שװאַרצע קאַרשעלעך
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Courting/Girls/Lament
Song Comment: Waltz Dance Song
Origin: Kammen 25F 63/Alb N-011(a)/Rubin Oak 88/Alb B-036(a)/Alb N-026(a)/ML MTAG 28
Transliteration: Alb B-036(a)/ML MTAG 28/Alb R-007(f)2/Alb N-011(a)/Alb N-026(a)/Ephemera
Translation: Rubin Oak 64/Alb N-011(a)/Alb R-07(f)2/Alb T-015(c)/Alb B-005(b)/Ephemera
Music: ML MTAG 28

Related information in folder 490:On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40555
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Vocal Abromowitz, Adele
First line: Shvartse karshelekh rayst men un grine lozt men shteyn,
First line (Yiddish):שװאַרצע קאַרשעלעך רײַסט מען און גרינע לאָזט מען שטײן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Moyshele Mayn Fraynd -- משהלע מײַן פֿרײַנד
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Memory/Folk
Subject: Childhood/Aging/Friends
Origin: ML MTAG 122/Alb R-22(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb F-024(e)/Sheet Music Moskow 3
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)/ML MTAG 122/Alb D-004(d)/Alb R-022(a)/CD A-005(e)SM Moskow 3/e1435
Translation: CD L-054(a)/Silverman SJP06/Alb R-022(a)/Alb M-041(a)/CD A-005(e)/SM Moskow 3
Music: ML MTAG 122/Silverman SJP06//Sheet Music Moskow 3
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40556
Vocal Bolotin, Suzie
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Vos makhstu epes, Moyshele? Kh'derken dikh nokh on blik. Du bist geven mayn...
First line (Yiddish):װאָס מאַכסטו עפּעס, משהלע ? כ'דערקען דיך נאָך אָן בליק,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Di Firma Boymvol (Video) -- די פֿירמע בוימוואָל ווידיאָ)
Genre: Commercial/Advertisement
Subject: Cotton Firm/Product/Style/Clothing Store/value/Shirt/Paris
Origin: Peppler 2, p 52
Transliteration: Peppler 2, p 52/Ephemera 1458
Translation: Peppler 2, p 52/Ephemera 1458
Music: Peppler 2, p 52
Additional song notes: The Boymvol Company
On album: V0290(3) (What's Not to Like, (2014): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41555
Piano Berman, Gary
Vocal Grossfeld, Rebecca
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gambo Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Lin, Michael
First line: Hert nor mentshn vos ikh hob derklert, fun di hayntike firmes ver es hot di vert
First line (Yiddish):הערט נאָר מענטשן וואָס איך האָב דערקלערט, פֿון די הײַנטיקע פֿירמעס ווער עס באָט
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Gefilte Fish -- געפּילטע פֿיש
Author: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Composer: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Genre: Theater/Pop/
Subject: Food/Fish/Shabos/Flavor/Mother/Memory/Appetite/Desire
Transliteration: Alb C-035(e)/Ephemera 1458
Translation: Alb C-035(e)/ephemea 1458

Related information in folder 144:On album: V0290(4) (What's Not to Like, (Oct 18,2015): A Yiddish Songfest (Video) [Not Separated])
Track ID: 41637
Vocal Bolotin, Suzie
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Zogt vos esn yidn mit groys kheyshek bay yenem tsi bay zikh aleyn in shtub,
First line (Yiddish):זאָגט װאָס עסן ייִדן מיט גרױס חשק, בײַ יענעם צי בײַ זיך אין שטוב,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Concert/Theater

Title: A Shayle Baym Rebn -- אַ שאלה בײַם רבּן
Genre: Theater/Novelty/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Rabbi/Solution/Kasher Pot/Maidservant/Kasher Husband/
Transliteration: Peppler 2 29/Ephemera 1458
Translation: Peppler 2 29/Ephemera 1458
Music: Peppler 2 29
Additional song notes: A Question For The Rabbi
On album: V0290(4) (What's Not to Like, (Oct 18,2015): A Yiddish Songfest (Video) [Not Separated])
Track ID: 41638
Vocal Peppler, Jane
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Tayerer rebbe, reb shneur, ikh bin gekumen tsu aykh af a vayle, ir zolt mir…
First line (Yiddish):טײַערער רבּע שנוער, איך בין געקומען צו אײַך אַף אַ ווײַלע איר זאָלט מיר פסקענען...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Humorous

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: V0290(4) (What's Not to Like, (Oct 18,2015): A Yiddish Songfest (Video) [Not Separated])
Track ID: 41639
Vocal Rocamora, Nancy
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Ven ikh nem a bisele yash, oy, oy, finklt alts un glantst,
First line (Yiddish):װען איך נעם אַ ביסעלע יש, אױ, אױ, פֿינקלט אַלץ און גלאַנצט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Hungerik Dayn Ketsele -- הונגעריק דײַן קעצעלע
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk/Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Poverty/Hunger/Child/Kitten/Food
Origin: Gebir ML 65/Alb G-022(a)/Gebir Lemm 142/Alb K-096(a)
Transliteration: Alb G-022(a)/CD K-059(b)/CD K-059(c)/Alb K-096(a)/Ephemera 1458
Translation: Alb G-022(a)/CD K-059(b)/CD K-059(c)/Gebir SIMC 66/Alb K-096(a)/Ephemera 1458
Music: Alb L-025(a)/Gebir Lemm 141
Additional song notes: Your Kitten Is Hungry Jan Hoffman credited as composer on album K-096 (a)
On album: V0290(4) (What's Not to Like, (Oct 18,2015): A Yiddish Songfest (Video) [Not Separated])
Track ID: 41641
Vocal Grossfeld, Rebecca
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Shlof shoyn, mayn hungerik meydele, Makh shoyn di eyegelekh tsu…
First line (Yiddish):שלאָף שױן, מײַן הונגעריק מײדעלע, מאַך שױן די אײגעלעך צו,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Lullaby/Sadly

Title: Vayb Un Kinder Nebekh Hungern -- ווײַב און קינדער נעבעך הונגערן
Author: Danielovitch, Hershele -- דאַנילאָוויטש, הערשעלע
Composer: Suarts, S.
Genre: Holocaust Song/Lament/Literary Origin
Subject: Wife/Children/Starvation/Hopelessness/Homeless/Pitiful
Transliteration: Ephemera 1458
Translation: Ephemera 1458
Additional song notes: My Poor Wife and Children Are Starving
On album: V0290(4) (What's Not to Like, (Oct 18,2015): A Yiddish Songfest (Video) [Not Separated])
Track ID: 41642
Vocal Bach, Rabbi Larry
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Vayb un kinder nebekh shtarbn, sh'kheynim kukn krum un kaykhn, vil mir s'mazl…
First line (Yiddish):ווײַב און קינדער נעבעך הונגערן, ש'כנים קוקן קרום און קײַכעות וויל מיר ס'מזל...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Sadly

Title: The Gefilte Fish Waltz
Author: Grinberg, Roman
Genre: Literary Origin/Waltz/Food
Subject: Food/Fish/Horseradish/Soul/FlavorShabos/Wine/Jewish Flavor
Transliteration: Ephemera 1458
Translation: Ephemera 1458
On album: V0290(4) (What's Not to Like, (Oct 18,2015): A Yiddish Songfest (Video) [Not Separated])
Track ID: 41643
Vocal Rocamora, Nancy
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Men darf hobn a bisele seykhl, a frishn fish koyfn aleyn, dertsu nit fargesn,…
First line (Yiddish):מען דאַקף האָבן אַ ביסל שׂכל, אָ פֿרישן פֿיש קויפֿן אַלײַן דערצו ניט פֿאַרגעסן
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Waltz

Title: Az Ikh Vel Zingen "Lekha Dodi" -- אַז איך װעל זינגען "לכה דודי"
Genre: Folk/Sabbath/Shabos
Subject: Song/Melody/Response
Origin: Boiberik Z 34/ML PYS 157/Alb B-007(a)
Transliteration: ML PYS 157/Alb B-007(a)/Ephemera 1435
Translation: Alb B-067(a)/Ephemera 1435
Music: ML PYS 157/Moskow SM 53
Additional song notes: If I Sing "Lekha Dodi"
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40557
Vocal Marks, Hy
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Vocal Marks, Hy
First line: Az ikh vel zingen "lekha dodi" zolt ir zingen tshiri biri bi,
First line (Yiddish):"אַז איך וועל זינגען ,,לכה דודי" זאָלט איר זינגען ,, טשירי בירי בי"
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Mayn Tsavoe -- מײַן צװאה
Also known as: O Gute Fraynd
Author: Edelshtat, Dovid -- עדעלשטאַט, דוד
Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van
Genre: Literary Origin/Revolutionary/Labor
Subject: Testament/Red Flag/Freedom/Militance
Origin: Vinkov 4 29/Sh Sh 137
Transliteration: Vinkov 4 29/Alb 126(a)/Ephemera 1435
Translation: Vinkov 4 29Sh Sh 136/Alb 126(a)/Ephemera 1435
Music: Vinkov 4 29
Additional song notes: My Testament
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40558
Vocal Cohen, Susan
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: O, gute fraynd, ven ikh vel shtarbn, trogt tsu mayn kever undzer fon,
First line (Yiddish):אָ, גוטע פֿרײַנד! װען איך װעל שטאַרבן, טראָגט צו מײן קבֿר אונדזער פֿאָן,…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Mr Malachach Hamoves Ikh Bin "Busy"
Author: Casman, Nellie -- קאַסמאַן, נעלי
Composer: Casman, Nellie -- קאַסמאַן, נעלי
Genre: Novelty/Theater/Vaudeville
Subject: Death/Excuses/Avoidance/Wedding/Bris/Charity
Transliteration: Sm gl 1293/Ephemera 1435
Translation: /Ephemera 1435
Additional song notes: Mr Angel of Death, I'm Busy
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40560
Vocal Peppler, Jane
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: I've written lots of words and music and songs, and sung for Jews and Gentiles..
First line (Yiddish):איך האָב געשריבן ווערטער און מוזיק און לידער זייער אַ סך און געזונגען פֿאַר...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Humorous

Title: Budapesht -- בודאַ פּעשט
Genre: Folk
Subject: Love/Rejection/Gypsy/Violin/Untrue
Transliteration: Ephemera 1435
Translation: Ephemera 1435
Additional song notes: Budapest
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40561
Vocal Cohen, Susan
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Ikh bin a bokher yung un freylekh, ikh fil zikh gut, es benk zikh mir nokh libe,
First line (Yiddish):איך בין אַ בּחור יונג און פֿריילעך, איך פֿיל זיך גוט, עס בענקט זיך מיר נאָך ליבע,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Mayn Shvester Khaye -- מײַן שװעסטער חיה
Author: Heller, Binem -- העלער, בינעם
Composer: Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Genre: Literary Origin/Holocaust/Memory
Subject: Sister/Pigtails/Treblinke/Nurtured/Siblings/God's Daughter
Origin: Alb A-001(l)/Alb K-026(k)2
Transliteration: Alb A-001(l)/Ephemera 1435/Alb K-026(k)2
Translation: Alb A-001(l)/Ephemera 1435/Alb K-026(k)2
Additional song notes: My Sister Chaya
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40562
Vocal Peppler, Jane
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Mayn shvester khaye mit di grine oygn, mayn shvester khaye..
First line (Yiddish):מײַן שװעסטער חיה מיט די גרינע אױגן, מײַן שװעסטער חיה מיט די...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Gey Ikh Mir Shpatsirn -- גײ איך מיר שפּאַצירן
Genre: Love/Courtship/Folk
Subject: Love/Rejection/Disappointment
Origin: ML MTAG 37/Vinkov 1 34/Alb B-090(x)/Alb L-038(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 37/Vinkov 1 34/Alb S-083(a)/Alb R-001(b)/Alb K-005(a)/Alb B-090(x)
Translation: Vinkov I 34/Alb R-001(b)/Alb K-005(a)/Alb L-038(a)
Music: Kremer 14/Vinkov 1 34/ML MTAG 37
Additional song notes: Translit published in Alb L-038(a) Also known as "Tra La La" See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 736:On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40563
Vocal Rosenthal, Amy
Vocal Bolotin, Suzie
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
First line: Gey ikh mir shpatsirn, tra-la-la-la (2) Bagegnt mikh a bokher aha, aha!
First line (Yiddish):גיי איך מיר שפאַצירן, טראַ-לאַ-לאַ(2)..באַגעגנט מיך אַ בחור, אַהאַ, אַהאַ!
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Shpil Mayn Fidl -- שפּיל מײַן פֿידל
Author: Sachar, Moshe -- סחר, משה
Genre: Memory
Subject: Fiddle/Melody/Past/Loss/Aging
Transliteration: Ephemera 1435
Translation: Ephemera 1435
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 40565
Vocal Peppler, Jane
Vocal Rocamora, Nancy
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gamba Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Kh'hob a mol gehert a klezmer shpiln, oyf an altn fidl, er hot mayne tifere…
First line (Yiddish):כ'כאָב אַ מאָל געהערט אַ קלעזמער שפּילן אױף אַן אַלטן פֿידל, ער האַט מײַנע טיפֿער
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Vot Ken You Makh? Es Iz Amerike! (Video) -- װאָט קען יו מאַך? עס איז אַמעריקע? (ווידיאָ)
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theater/Shund/Humor
Subject: Customs/America/Europe/Life Style/Comparison
Transliteration: Alb K-030(c)/Alb K-Alb K-030(c)/Alb G-048(d)/Alb K-059(e)/Ephemera 1458
Translation: Alb K-030(c)/Alb K-059(e)/Ephemera 1458
Additional song notes: How do you figure it out ? What can you do? It's America Aaron Lebedoff credited with Lyrics, Sholem Secunda with Music
On album: V0290(3) (What's Not to Like, (2014): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41549
Vocal Bolotin, Suzie
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gambo Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Lin, Michael
First line: Keyn amerike tsu kumen, hob ikh keyn mi geshport,
First line (Yiddish):קײַן אַמעריקע צו קומען, האָב איך קײן מי געשפּאָרט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:41

Title: Akhtsik Er Un Zibetsik Zi (Video) -- אַכטציק ער און זיבעציק זי (ווידיאָ)
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Golden Wedding/Family/Anniversary/Age
Transliteration: Ephemera 1458
Translation: Ephemera 1458
Additional song notes: He's Eighty and She Is Seventy See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.
On album: V0290(3) (What's Not to Like, (2014): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41550
Piano Berman, Gary
Vocal Most, Bernie
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gambo Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: S'iz haynt akurat gevorn fuftsik yor, vi zey lebn zikh in eynem, dem altn por,
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז הײַנט אָקוראַט געװאָרן פֿופֿציק יאָר, װי זײ לעבן זיך אין איינעם,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Leyg Dayn Kop Af Mayne Kni (Levin, Video) -- לײג דײַן קאָפּ אױף מײַנע קני (לעווין, ווידיאָ)
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)
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: Put Your Head On My Knee See article by Ruth Levin in Ephema foldder #580 establishing Leibu Levin as the composer.
On album: V0290(3) (What's Not to Like, (2014): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41551
Piano Berman, Gary
Vocal Rosenthal, Amy
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gambo Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Lin, Michael
First line: Leyg dayn kop oyf manye kni, gut azoy tsu lign, kleyne kinder shlofn aleyn,
First line (Yiddish):לײג דײַן קאָפּ אויף מײַנע קני, גוט אַזױ צו ליגן, קינדער שלאָפֿן אַליין,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Hob Ikh Mir An Altn Daym (Video) -- האָב איך מיר אַן אַלטן דײַם (ווידיאָ)
Author: Grinshpan, Yosef -- גרינשפּאַן, יוסף
Genre: Folk
Subject: Poverty/Dime/Humorous/Drinking
Origin: ML MTAG 66
Transliteration: ML MTAG 66/Ephemera 1458
Translation: Ephemera 1458
Music: ML MTAG 66
Additional song notes: I Have An Old Dime
On album: V-0290(3)
Track ID: 41552
Piano Berman, Gary
Vocal Barbieri, Shana
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Lin, Michael
Viola Da Gambo Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Vocal Cohen, Susan
First line: Hob ikh mir an altn daym, ay di day di, iz der daym oykh…
First line (Yiddish):האָב איך מיר אַן אַלטן דײַם, אײַ די דײַ דײַ, איז דער דײַם אױך ניט…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: A Yidish Kind -- אַ ייִדיש קינד
Also known as: Dos Farvoglte Kind
Also known as: Yalda Yehudi
Also known as: Yeled Yehudi
Also known as: A Jewish Child
Composer: Kheytin-Weinstein Khana -- חײטין, חנה
Genre: Holocaust
Subject: Mother/Child/Strangers
Origin: Ephemera 1203/Vinkov 4 103/ML WAH 72/Alb V-001(a)
Transliteration: Vinkov 4 103/ML WAH 72
Translation: Ephemera 1204Vinkov 4 103/ML WAH 73
Music: Vinkov 4 103/ML WAH 73
Additional song notes: A Jewish Child Hebrew Adaptation with Album Notes V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41789
Vocal Rosenthal, Amy
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Xu, Wenjia
First line: In a Litvish derfl vayt, In a shtibl in a zayt. Durkh a fenster, nit keyn groys,
First line (Yiddish):אין א ליטװיש דערפֿל װײַט, אין אַ שטיבל אין אַ זײַט. דורך אַ פֿענסטער ניט קיין..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Yoshke Fort Avek -- יאָשקע פֿאָרט אַװעק
Genre: Folk
Subject: Separation/Conscript/Soldier/Lament/Love
Origin: Rubin Oak 87/Vinkov 3 261/ML PYS 106/
Transliteration: Vinkov 3 261/Alb K-059(e)/Alb O-007(d)/Rubin Oak 76/Alb K-26(d)2/Alb S-098(b)
Translation: Silverman SJP26/Alb K-030(a)/Alb K 26(d)2/Alb O-007(d)/Alb K-059(e)/ S-098(b)
Music: Vinkov 3 261/ML PYS 106/
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41790
Vocal Abromowitz, Adele
Vocal Most, Bernie
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Xu, Wenjia
First line: Bak mir nit keyn bulkelekh, Ikh vel zey dokh nit esn. Ikf for avek Fonyen dinen,
First line (Yiddish):באַק מיר ניט קײן בולעקלעך, איך װעל זײ דאָך ניט עסן. אַיך פֿאָר אַוועק פֿאָנינן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Reyzele -- רײזעלע
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Love/Courtship/Folk
Subject: Love/Courtship
Origin: ML MTAG 48/Alb L-023(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb B-007(b)Belarsky Fav 31
Transliteration: ML MTAG 48/Alb L-023(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb R-001(a)/Belarsky Fav 15
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-033(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Belarsky Fav 15
Music: ML MTAG 50/Gold Zem 186/Belarsky Fav 15
Additional song notes: See Heskes 1, entries 2165, 2931, 3281 respecting sheet music. See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 731:On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41791
Vocal Kumin, Karen
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Xu, Wenjia
First line: Shteyt zikh dort in gesele, shtil fartrakht a hayzele, drinen oyfn boydem shtibl
First line (Yiddish):שטײט זיך דאָרט אין געסעלע, שטיל פֿאַרטראַכט אַ הײַזעלע, דרינען אויפֿן בוידעם...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Vek Nisht Di Libe -- װעק נישט די ליבע
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Love/Sorrow/Power/Rekindle/Invitation
Transliteration: Ephemera 1458 (Booklet Oct 6, 2013)
Translation: Ephemera 1458 (Booklet Oct 6, 2013)
Additional song notes: Don't Rekindle The Love
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41792
Vocal Klein, Sarah
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Vocal Margolin, Connie
First line: Vek nisht, di libe, nisht vek! Shtil trog in hartsn dayn tsar: oyfvakhn vet zi
First line (Yiddish):װעק נישט די ליבע, נישט װעק! שטיל טראָג אין האָרצן דײַן צער: אויפֿוואַכן וועט זי
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Duet

Title: Yisrolik (Rozental)(Video) -- ישׂראליק (ראָזענטאַל) (וועדיאָ)
Author: Veksler, Misha -- װעקסלער, מישאַ
Composer: Rozental, Leyb -- ראַזענטאַל, לײב
Genre: Holocaust/Theatre/Cabaret/
Subject: Occupation/Street Peddler/Child/Orphan/Defiance
Song Comment: Vilna Ghetto
Origin: Kaczer 106/Alb W-001(a)/Alb M-029/ML WAH 54/Vinkov 4 139
Transliteration: Alb C-025(a)/Alb G-005(b)/Alb M-029/Alb F-032(c)/ML WAH 54/ W-001(a)
Translation: C-035(a)/ML WAH 54/Alb V-001(a)/Alb F-032(c)/Alb M-029(a)/Alb G-005(b)/
Music: Kaczer 389/ML WAH 54/Vinkov 4 139
On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41793
Vocal Fleisher, David
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Xu, Wenjia
First line: Nu koyft zhe papirosn, Nu koyft zhe sakharin. Gevorn iz haynt skhoyre bilig vert
First line (Yiddish):נו קױפֿט זשע פּאַפּיראָסן, נו קױפֿט זשע סאַכאַרין, געװאָרן אַיז הײַנט סחורה...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Pozharne Komande -- פּאַזשאַרמע קאָמאַנדע
Author: Younin, Wolf -- יונין, װאָלף
Composer: Kahn, Sh. -- כּהן, ש.
Genre: Cabaret/Theater/Humorous
Subject: Courting/Fire Brigade/Envy/Brass Helmut/Fashion
Origin: ML MTAG 118
Transliteration: ML MTAG 118/Ephemera 1435
Translation: Ephemera 1435
Music: ML MTAG 119

Related information in folder 90:On album: V0290(2) (What's Not to Like, (2013): A Yiddish Songfest (Video))
Track ID: 41794
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Viola Da Gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Vocal Klein, Sarah
First line: Tsi zol ikh farshraybn in der pozharne komande un onton a roytn mundir?...
First line (Yiddish):צי זאָל איך זיך פֿאַרשריבן אין דער פּאַזשאַרנע קאַמאַנדע און אָנטון אַ רויטן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Humorous/Dialect

Title: Tumbalalajka -- טום בלליקה
Also known as: Tum Balalayke
Also known as: Twistin' The Freylekhs (Instr)
Also known as: Play Balalaike
On album: V0290
Track ID: 41796
Vocal Cohen, Susan
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Li, Jenny
Violin Xu, Wenjia
Viola Da Gambo Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
First line: Tumbala, tumbala, tumbalalyke, freylekh zol zayn
First line (Yiddish):טומבאַלע, טומבאַלע טומבאַלאַלײַקע, פֿריילעך זאָל זײַן
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Traditional/Traditional

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