Look up artist Ofer, Ben-Zion


Name: Ofer, Ben-Zion

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Title: Vayter -- ווײַטער
Composer: Cahan, Mendy
Composer: Segal, Yankele
Genre: Medley
Additional song notes: Recorded under the Title "Go On". Opens with the davening of selection from High Holidays Prayer Book. See Album C-060(a). The next song is "Eybik" by Leyik, then an adaptation of Perets' "Mayn Nisht Di Velt Iz A Kretshme.
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41807
Bass Guitar/Keyboards/Tar/Arramgements Segal, Yankele
Drums Fried, Oren
Dijereedoo Kunesh, Dirk
Electric Guitar Ofer, Ben-Zion
Trumpet Kazas, Shmulik
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Language: Hebrew/Yiddish
Style: PrayerConcert/Recitive
Length: 5:31

Title: Sha Shtil! -- שאַ שטיל!
Genre: Anti-Khasidic/Humorous/Folk/Satire
Subject: Rebe/Khasidim/Dance/Sing/Activities
Origin: Vinkov 3 100/Alb L-022(a)/ML PYS 144/Alb B-007(b)/Alb B-036(a)/C-060(a)
Transliteration: Alb B-036(a)/Silverman YSB 96/Alb S-083(a)/Alb G-005(c)/Alb M-049(a)
Translation: Alb M-049(a)/Alb S-068(b)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Silver 96/C-060(a)
Music: Vinkov 3 100/Kremer 40/Silver 96/ML PYS 144/
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41834
Vocal Cahan, Mendy
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Dijeredo Kunesh, Dirk
Artist: Ofer, Ben-Zion
Bass Guitar/Keyboard/Arranger Segal, Yankele
Oud Campino, Amano
Violin Nimer, Inhab
Percussion Agababayev, Rusian
First line: Sha! Shtil! Makht nisht keyn gerider! Der rebe geyt shoyn tantsn vider
First line (Yiddish):שאַ! שטיל! מאַכט נישט קײן גערידער! דער רבּי גײט שױן טאַנצן װידער
Language: Yiddish
Style: Turkish/Middle Eastern/Arabic
Length: 5:23

Title: Kh'hob Zikh Yorn Gevalgert -- כ'האָב זיך יאָרן געװאַלגערט
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Wanderer/Alienation/Home/Israel/Dust/Poverty/Self/Identity
Origin: Manger 486/Vinkov 7 170/Sh Sh 423/Alb C-060((a)
Transliteration: Vinkov 7 170
Translation: Jaffe 42/Penguin YID 590/Vinkov 7 172/Sh Sh 420/Alb C-060((a)
Additional song notes: I Wandered For Years From "Sonatn Far Mayn Bruder Nete" (Sonnets For My Brother Nete)
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41808
Bass Guitar/Arramgements Segal, Yankele
Classical Guitar Ofer, Ben-Zion
Vocal/Trumpet Cahan, Mendy
Violin/Mandolin Kunesh, Dirk
Classical Guitar Mader, Adam
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
First line: Kh'hob zikh yorn gevalgert in der fremd, itst for ikh zikh valgern in der heym,
First line (Yiddish):כ'האָב זיך יאָרן געװאַלגערט אין דער פֿרעמד, איצט פֿאָר איך זיך וואַלגערן אין
Language: Yiddish
Style: Recicitive/Concert/Tango
Length: 4:06

Title: Ikh Vil Zikh Shpiln -- איך װיל זיך שפּילן
Author: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Composer: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Genre: Theater/Pop/Double Entendre/Humorous
Subject: Father/Opposition/Sin/Play
Origin: Moskow SM 36/SM 1310
Transliteration: Moskow SM 36/SM 1310
Music: Moskow SM 36/SM 1310
Additional song notes: I Want To Play
On album: C-060(a) (Mendy Cahan and Der Yiddish Express/ Yiddish Fever -- מענדי קאַהן און דער ייִדיש־עקספּרעס\ ייִדעש פֿיבור)
Track ID: 41811
Bass Guitar/Keyboard/Arrangement Segal, Yankele
Acoustic Guitar Ofer, Ben-Zion
Trumpet Kazas, Shmulik
Vocal Cahan, Mendy
Artist: Der Yiddish Express
Percussion Agababa, Avi -- אגבבה, אבי
Latin Percussion Liberty, Yuval
First line: A rebi redn akegn, zet ir, ot dos hob ikh faynt, mayn rebi zogt az shpiln iz a..
First line (Yiddish):אַ רבּי רעדן אַקעגן, זעט אַיר, אָט דאָס האָב איך פֿײַנט, מײַן רבּי...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Latin/Pop
Length: 3:49

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