Look up artist Waltuch, Karen


Name: Waltuch, Karen

Tracks with this artist


Title: Mekhaye
Genre: Traditional
Subject: Palestine / pioneer / teveling / wedlock / mother daughter
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41352
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Length: 2:53

Title: Spitting Song
Genre: Traditional / Russian
Subject: old age / marriage
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41353
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish / Russian
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 3:35

Title: Skrip Klezmerl
Genre: Yiddish
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41354
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 3:26

Title: Balkan Espanol
Genre: neo-klezmer/punk/ jewish/soviet humor
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41355
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 4:02

Title: Tire L'aiguille
Genre: Traditional / Yiddish
Subject: yiddish melody turned into french popular song
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41356
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 3:40

Title: The Dead Cossack
Genre: Traditional / Russian
Subject: young couple/love/dead cossack/ birch tree
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41357
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 4:19

Title: Madre Mia
Genre: Traditonal / Ladino
Subject: Death / funeral / young girl
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41358
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 4:40

Title: Mesecina
Genre: Balkan
Subject: mesecina, moonlight , nobody knows,
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41359
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 4:43

Title: Papirosn -- פּאַפּיראָסן
Also known as: A Kalte Nakht
Also known as: A Kalte Nakht (Papirosn)
Also known as: El Chiclerito
Also known as: Freylekhe Yidelekh
Also known as: Sigaryot
Also known as: Kupite Papirosy
Author: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Composer: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Genre: Theatre/Lament
Subject: Occupation/Cigarette Seller/Misfortune/Family
Origin: Levin N 90/GYF 16/Alb L-023(a)/ML PYS 267/Alb F-024(e)/Alb G-035(b)
Transliteration: Levin N 90/Alb L-023(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 19/Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)
Translation: Alb G-013(c)/GYF 19/Alb B-046(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Alb F-036(a)/Alb A-036(a
Music: Levin N 90/Estella 10/GYF 17/ML PYS 267
Additional song notes: Cigarettes/Author was inspired to write song after seeing child peddlers during German occupation of Grodno in WWI. See liner notes Alb S-083(a) Ephemera 1458: See 2016 program for translat and translit
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41360
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 3:26

Title: Black Cat White Cat
Genre: Balkan
Subject: "Folk song about pussy"
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41361
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 4:54

Title: Rivkele -- רבֿקהלע
Author: Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Composer: Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Genre: Love/Theater
Subject: Yearning/Passion
On album: G-105(d) (Golem / Love Hurts / Libeshmertzn)
Track ID: 41362
contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
vocals and tambourine Diskin, Aaron
trombone Hasselbring, Curtis
vocals and accordion Kogan, Annette Ezekiel
drums, percussion Cromwell, Laura
viola Waltuch, Karen
Language: Yiddish
Style: Neo-Klezmer, Punk
Length: 3:38

Title: When Gomer Met Molly
Composer: Hagen, Earle
Genre: Theater/Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: M-059(f) (Isle of Klezbos/ Live From Brooklyn)
Track ID: 42320
Clarinet/Alto Saxaphone Kreisberg, Debra
Double Bass Lane, Saskia
Trumpet/Fluglehorn Fleming, Pam
Accordion/Piano Nagai, Shoko
Drums/Band LeaderArranger Sicular, Eve
Arranger Isle Of Klezbos
Viola Waltuch, Karen
Trombone Regev, Reut
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 4:05

Title: Hert Zikh Aynet reprise
Genre: Instrumental
On album: M-059(f) (Isle of Klezbos/ Live From Brooklyn)
Track ID: 42321
Clarinet/Alto Saxaphone Kreisberg, Debra
Double Bass Lane, Saskia
Trumpet/Fluglehorn Fleming, Pam
Accordion/Piano Nagai, Shoko
Drums/Band LeaderArranger Sicular, Eve
Arranger Isle Of Klezbos
Viola Waltuch, Karen
Trombone Regev, Reut
Style: Instrumental/Blues/Plaintive
Length: 2:51

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