Look up artist Alpert, Michael


Name: Alpert, Michael
Name (Yiddish): אַלפּערט, מישקע
Born: 1955 (USA)

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Title: Berlin 1990 (Zing Mayn Fidele II) -- בערלין 1990 (זינג מײַן פֿידעלע II)
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Fiddle/Song/Memory/Envy/Future/Yearning
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-031(i)
Translation: Alb R-031(i)

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On album: R-034(c) (Brave Old World Beyond The Pale -- אױף יענער זײַט תחום)
Track ID: 22217
Author/Composer Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Kh'hob geshpilt do in daytshland shoyn eftere mol,
First line:כ'האָב געשפּילט דאָ אין דײַטשלאַנד שױן עפֿטערע מאָל,

On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32739
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Arranger Bern, Alan
Vocal/Arranger/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Kh'hob geshpilt do in daytshland shoyn eftere mol,
First line (Yiddish):כ'האָב געשפּילט דאָ אין דײַטשלאַנד שױן עפֿטערע מאָל,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 2:28

On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32732
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Arranger/Piano Bern, Alan
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: To zing, mayn fidele, shpil mayn lidele vi frier hot nit geshpilt keyner,
First line (Yiddish):טאָ זינג, מײַן פֿיגעלע, שפּיל מײַן לידעלע, ווי פֿריִיער האָט ניט געשפּילט קיינער,
Language: Yiddish
Length: 1:19

Title: Berlin Overture (Zing Mayn Fidele) -- בערלין אװורטור (זינג, מײַן פֿידעלע)
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע

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On album: R-034(c) (Brave Old World Beyond The Pale -- אױף יענער זײַט תחום)
Track ID: 22200
Artist: Brave Old World
Author Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer Bern, Alan
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Ikh valgur arum zikh in poylishn mark, khmurne der himl...
First line:איך װאַלגער אַרום זיך אין פּױלישן מאַרק, כמורנע דער הימל...

Title: Borukh Haba (Alpert) -- בּרוך הבּא (אַלפּערט)
Also known as: Welcome
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Subject: Yiddish/Modernity
Origin: CD R-034(g)
Transliteration: CD R-034(g)
Translation: CD R-034(g)

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On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26964
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Ay ay..a Hartsikn gut helf aykh un a heymishen borukh habo..
First line (Yiddish):אײַ אײַ..אַ האַרציקן גוט העלף אײַך און אַ הײמישן בּרוך הבּא..
Track comment: Recorded under "Welcome" - companion to "Di Kapele"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Recicitive/Klezmer

Title: Bukovina (Alpert/Bern) -- בוקאָװינאַ (אַלפּערט-בערן)
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Author: Bern, Alan
Genre: Place
Subject: Bukovina/Memory
Transliteration: CD P-019(c)
Translation: CD P-019(c)

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On album: P-019(c) (Itzhak Perlman Live In The Fiddler's House)
Track ID: 24925
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Violin Perlman, Yitskhak -- פּערלמאַן, יצחק
First line: Blaybt-zhe gezunt, blaybt-zhe gezunt tayere fraynt,
First line (Yiddish):בלײַבט-זשע געזומט, בלײַבט זשע געזונט טײַערע פֿרײַנט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer

Title: Chernoybl -- טשערנאָבל
Also known as: The Ballad Of Chernoybl
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin/Irony/Place
Subject: Chernoybl/Ukraine/Pollution/Danger/Glow/Coverup/
Transliteration: Alb K-072(a)
Translation: Alb K-072(a)
Additional song notes: Based upon Khasidic Melody

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On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23569
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Drums Licht, David
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Vocal/Arranger Coleman, Anthony
Arranger/Vocal/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Hert ayn, libe mentshn, a maysele fun okh un vey,
First line (Yiddish):הערט אײַן ליבע מענטשן, אַ מעשׂהלע פֿון אָך און װײ פּאַסירט אין לאַנד..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Modern
Length: 5:19

On album: O-007(d) (The Old World Folk Band Crossing New Borders)
Track ID: 25726
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: A maysele fun okh un vey, hoo tsa tsa, hu tsa tsa,
First line (Yiddish):אַ מעשׂהעלע פֿון אָך און װײ, אָ צאַ צאַ, אָ צאַ צאַ, פּאַסירט אין לאַנד פֿון
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 4:50

On album: V0005
Track ID: 33876
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: A maysele fun okh un vey, hoo tsa tsa, hu tsa tsa,
First line (Yiddish):אַ מעשׂהעלע פֿון אָך און װײ, אָ צאַ צאַ, אָ צאַ צאַ, פּאַסירט אין לאַנד פֿון
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

On album: V0440 (Selected Video & DVD Clips of Klezmer, Folk and Theater Songs (Video))
Track ID: 41814
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: A maysele fun okh un vey, hoo tsa tsa, hu tsa tsa, pasirt in land fun KGB,…
First line (Yiddish):אַ מעשׂהעלע פֿון אָך און װײ, אָ צאַ צאַ, אָ צאַ צאַ, פּאַסירט אין לאַנד פֿון
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert
Length: 6:12

On album: K-027a)
Track ID: 39519
Clarinet Krakauer, David
Artist: Krakauer Trio
Drums Licht, David
Vocal/Accordion/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Style: Klezmer/Concert/Vocal
Length: 5:20

On album: R-034(b) (Brave Old World Klezmer Music -- כּליזמר מוזיק)
Track ID: 2752
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Bern, Alan
First line: A maysele fun okh un vey, hoo tsa tsa, hu tsa tsa,
First line (Yiddish):אַ מעשׂהעלע פֿון אָך און װײ, אָ צאַ צאַ, אָ צאַ צאַ, פּאַסירט אין לאַנד פֿון
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

Title: Di Kepele -- די קעפּעלע
Also known as: The Band
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Subject: Band/Celebration/Modernity
Transliteration: CD R-034(g)
Translation: CD R-034(g)

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On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26966
Artist: Brave Old World
Composer Bern, Alan
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Sholem aleykhem, sholem aleykhem, tayere fraynd,
First line (Yiddish):שלום עליכם, שלום עליכם, טײַערע פֿרײַנד, אַ נײַער מין שׂמחה...
Track comment: Recorded under "The Band"- companion to "Borukh Haba"
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-214(a) (Susan Bauer: von der khupe zum Klezkamp, Klezmer-Musik in New York)
Track ID: 42636
Artist: Brave Old World
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 4:39

Title: Es Iz Shoyn Shpet -- עס איז שױן שפּעט
Also known as: Daybreak
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Subject: Courting
Origin: CD R-034(g)
Transliteration: CD R-034(g)
Translation: CD R-034(g)

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On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26981
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Es iz shoyn shpeyt, fir mikh op aheym, fir mikh aheym,
First line (Yiddish):עס איז שױן שפּעט, פֿיר מיך אָפּ אַהײם, פֿיר מיך אַהײם, אַז קײנער...
Track comment: Recorded under "Daybreak"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Doyne/Klezmer

On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32581
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion/Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Es iz shoyn shpet, fir mikh op aheym, fir mikh aheym az keyner zol nit zen,
First line (Yiddish):עס איז שוין שפּעט, פֿיר מיך אָפּ אַהיים, פֿיר מיך אַהיים אַז קיינער זאָל ניט זען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

Title: Klaybt Zikh Tsunoyf -- קלײַבט זיך צונױף
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Joy/Judiasm/Bonded Relatives/Precious/Celebration/Drinking
Transliteration: Ephemera 1552
Additional song notes: Let's Gather Together

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On album: R-034(b) (Brave Old World Klezmer Music -- כּליזמר מוזיק)
Track ID: 8509
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Bern, Alan
First line: Klaybt zikh tsunoyf, mayne shvester un briderlekh,
First line:קלײַבט זיך צונױף, מײַנע שװעסטער און ברידערלעך, און לאָמיר זיך..

On album: K-026(k)3 (Klezmania/Shmoozin -- קלעזמאַנע)
Track ID: 42253
Vocal/Percussion Mrocki, Freydi
Double Bass/Guitar Krycer, David
Bayan Breytman, David
Vocal/Clarinet/Saxaphone/GuitarPercussion/Didgeridoo Mrocki, Lionel
Arrangement Klezmania
First line: Klaybt zikh tsunoyf, mayne shvester un briderlekh, ay di di di, un lomir zikh…
First line (Yiddish):קלײַבט זיך צונױף, מײַנע שװעסטער און ברידערלעך, אײַ דידי אײַ דײַ און לאָמיר זיך..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Jazz/Swing/Concert
Length: 4:35

Title: Sholem Aleykhem (Bern) -- שלוֹם עליכם (בערן)
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Hymn/Zmiros/Sabbath
Subject: Angels/Peace/Sabbath
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 78/Pasternak CH 68/Alb Y-003(a)/Zim 14/Goldfarb 3 84
Transliteration: Zim 13/Alb M-030(a)/Boiberik 07/Alb J-030(a)/Goldfarb 1 173/Goldfarb 3 84
Translation: Alb J-030(a)/Zim 14/Coopersmith 78/Boiberik 07/Pasternak CH 68
Additional song notes: Recorded under the title "Der Layter"

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On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32570
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Vocal/Violin/Percussion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Shuloym aleykem, malakhey hashuloym, malakhey hashureys, malakhey elyon,
First line (Hebrew):שלוֹם עליכם, מלאכי השרת, מלאכי עליוֹן, ממלך מלכי המלכים...
Language: Hebrew
Style: Chassidic/New Jewish Music/Klezmer
Length: 5:48

Title: Der Mensh Trakht Un Lakht -- דער מענש טראַכט און לאַכט
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Poetry/The Familiar/Beggers/Warmth/Cold/Brides
Origin: Alb R-034(h)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(h)
Translation: Alb R-034(h)
Additional song notes: Two verses of Manger's "Lomir Zhe Zingen"

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On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32573
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion/Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Lomir zhe zingen, poshet un prost, fun alts, vos iz heymish lib un tayer
First line:לאָמיר זשה זינגען, פּשוט און פּראָסט, פֿון אַלץ, װאָס איז הײמיש...
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: New Jewish Music/Spoken Word
Length: 7:41

Title: Mazltov Boris -- מזלטוב באָריס
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Khasidic/Hymn/Nigun
Subject: Peace/Angels
Origin: Alb R-034(h)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(h)
Translation: Alb R-034(h)

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On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32574
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion/Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Shuloym aleykem, malakhey hashuloym, malakhey hashureys, malakhey elyon,
First line (Hebrew):שלוֹם עליכם, מלאכי השרת, מלאכי עליוֹן, ממלך מלכי המלכים…
Language: Hebrew
Style: Nigun/Khasidic/Freylekhs
Length: 11;24

Title: A Shpay In Yam -- אַ שפּײַ אין ים
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Memory/Travel/Sharing/Separation
Origin: Alb R-034(h)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(h)
Translation: Alb R-034(h)

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On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32576
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Tsimbl Brotman, Stuart
First line: Gehert hob ikh a mol a lastotshke, a goldene, vos zi zingt,...
First line (Yiddish):געהערט האָב איך אַ מאָל אַ לאַסטאָטשקע, אַ גאָלדענע, וואָס זי זינגט,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 5:22

Title: Still Happy
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Instrumental/Dance/New Jewish Music

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On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32578
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
Style: Ecclectic/Polka
Length: 4:57

Title: Yankl Dudl -- יאַנקל דודל
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Poetry/The Familiar/Beggers/Warmth/Cold/Brides
Origin: Alb R-034(h)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(h)
Translation: Alb R-034(h)
Additional song notes: Two verses of Manger's "Lomir Zhe Zingen"

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On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32580
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion/Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
First line: Lomir zhe zingen, poshet un prost, fun alts, vos iz heymish lib un tayer
First line (Yiddish):לאָמיר זשה זינגען, פּשוט און פּראָסט, פֿון אַלץ, װאָס איז הײמיש…
Language: Yiddish
Style: New Jewish Music
Length: 10:13

Title: Lodz Overtur -- לאָדז אָווערטור
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Instrumental

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On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32720
Piano Bern, Alan
Style: Instrumental/Piano Solo
Length: 4:02

Title: A Gants Fayn Mazltov -- אַ גאַנץ פֿײַן מזל־טובֿ
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Folk/Medley
Subject: Wedding/Joy/Chanukah/Family/Celebration
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb R-034(i)
Additional song notes: Kol Rinu/A Gants Fayn Mazltov/Tshipe Dvore. A Gants Fayn Mazl Tov based on songs of Boris Muzikant and Gerer Nigun

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On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32723
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Un ersht zol opgeshpilt vern a gants fayn mazl tov far ale lodzsher…
First line (Yiddish):און ערשט זאָל אָפּגעשפּילט ווערן אַ גאַנץ פֿײַן מזל־טובֿ פֿאַר אַלע לאָדזשער...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:35

Title: Lodz Coda
Composer: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Instrumental

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On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32740
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Piano Bern, Alan
Style: Piano Solo/Instrumental
Length: 2:28

Title: Nisht Nor Simkhe -- נישט נאָר שׂימחה
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Folk/Badkhunish
Subject: Sorrow/Hate/Envy/War/Depravation/Martyrs
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb R-034(i)

Recording:


On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32725
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion Bern, Alan
Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Un ersht libe mentshn, hert gut mayn vort ayn, az s'iz haynt oyf der velt…
First line (Yiddish):און ערשט ליבע מענטשן, הערט גוט מײַן וואָרט אײַן, אַז ס'איז הײַנט אויף דער וועלט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/ Sorrowful Instrumental - A "Veynendiks"
Length: 4:57

Title: Kimts In Herts (Kumts Un Herts) -- קומטס און הערסט
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Folk
Subject: New Song/Khiam Rumkovski
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb R-034(i)

Recording:


On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32728
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor Bern, Alan
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Brotman, Stuart
First line: Yidelekh, kumts un herts s'naye lid vegn khaim! Khaim arikhim…
First line (Yiddish):ייִדעלעך, קומטס און הערטס ס'נײַע ליד וועגן חיים! חיים אריכים...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:03

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Title: Mayn Ershter Vals -- מײַן ערשטער װאַלס
Also known as: Expectation Waltz
Also known as: Ershte Vals
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Ivanovice, Ivan
Genre: Love
Subject: Waltz/Ball Dance/Memory
Song Comment: Adaptation pf "Expectation Waltz" - Ozidanie Vals (Russian) See Heskes #3348
Origin: Alb T-005(a)/ CD M-066(a)
Transliteration: CD K-029(j)/Ephemera 1602
Translation: M-066(a)/K-029(j)

Related information in folder 1602:On album: B-214(a) (Susan Bauer: von der khupe zum Klezkamp, Klezmer-Musik in New York)
Track ID: 42617
Artist: Klezmatics
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishalene likht fun dem zal, dayn ershte lange..
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, די קרישטאַלענע ליכט פֿון דעם זאַל, די קריסטאַלינע ליכט
Track comment: Recorded under title "Ershter Vals
Language: Yiddish
Style: Waltz/Klezmer
Length: 4:06

Title: African Bulgar -- צוריק פֿון דער מלחמה
On album: K-027(a) (Art Raymond Requests Your Presence At a Jewish Wedding)
Track ID: 39513
Clarinet/Arranger Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Krakauer Trio
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Jazz/Imporization
Length: 3:44

Title: Bogata Bulgar
Genre: InstrumentalKlezmer/Jazz/Improvization
Additional song notes: From the repotoire of Naftule Brandwine
On album: K-027(a) (Art Raymond Requests Your Presence At a Jewish Wedding)
Track ID: 39514
Artist: Krakauer Trio
Accordion/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Arranger Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Jazz/Imporization
Length: 4:07

Title: Terkersher Yaleveyove Tants -- טערקעשער יאַלעװעיאָװע טאַנץ
Also known as: A Few Bowls Terkish
Also known as: Terk In Amerika
Also known as: Turk In America
Composer: Brandwein, Naftule -- בראַנדװײַן, נפֿתּלי
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Terkish
Song Comment: Brandwein usually credited as composer
On album: K-027(a) (Art Raymond Requests Your Presence At a Jewish Wedding)
Track ID: 39515
Clarinet Krakauer, David
Artist: Krakauer Trio
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Jazz/Imporization
Length: 4:38

Title: At The Rabbi's Table -- בײַם רבּנס סעודה
Genre: InstrumentalKlezmer/Jazz/Improvization
Additional song notes: Baym Rebns Sude
On album: K-027(a) (Art Raymond Requests Your Presence At a Jewish Wedding)
Track ID: 39516
Clarinet Krakauer, David
Artist: Krakauer Trio
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Jazz/Imporization
Length: 5:15

Title: Doina/Death March Suite
Composer: Krakauer, David
Composer: Mandelbaum, Azriel
Genre: InstrumentalKlezmer/Jazz/Improvization/ Doine
Additional song notes: Hora: Mayn Tayere Odessa from the repotoire of Dave Tarra/ Bobover Wedding March
On album: K-027(a) (Art Raymond Requests Your Presence At a Jewish Wedding)
Track ID: 39517
Clarinet/Arranger Krakauer, David
Vocal/ Nigun Krakauer Trio
Drums Licht, David
Accordion/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Jazz/Imporization/Nigun
Length: 10:33

Title: Funky Dave
Genre: InstrumentalKlezmer/Jazz/Improvization
Additional song notes: Dave Tarras: A Heymisher Sher
On album: K-027(a) (Art Raymond Requests Your Presence At a Jewish Wedding)
Track ID: 39518
Clarinet Krakauer, David
Artist: Krakauer Trio
Drums Licht, David
Vocal/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Jazz/Imporization
Length: 5:54

Title: Gong Doina
Composer: Krakauer, David
Composer: Licht, David
Genre: InstrumentalKlezmer/Jazz/Improvization
On album: K-027(a) (Art Raymond Requests Your Presence At a Jewish Wedding)
Track ID: 39520
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Krakauer Trio
Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Jazz/Imporization
Length: 2:20

Title: Hava Nagila (Nathanson) -- הבה נגילה
Also known as: Kene Hora (Hava Nagila)
Also known as: Living With the H Tune
Author: Nathanson, Moshe
Genre: Folk/Hora
Subject: Dance/Celebration/Joy
Song Comment: See Page 130 for extended info on the song
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-014(a)/Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb N-014(b)/Alb S-033(a)/Alb K-007(a)
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(b)/Alb B-032(a)
Music: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Pasternak BHN 130/Metro Scher 15
Additional song notes: Originally Chassidic Sadigurer (Bukovina, Poland) nigun. Text - claimed by Idelsohn, but text usually attributed to Moshe - Nathanson. See Pasternak's "Beyond Hava Nagila" p 130: Nulman, p - 102.

Related information in folder 832:On album: K-027(a) (Art Raymond Requests Your Presence At a Jewish Wedding)
Track ID: 39521
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal/Nigun Krakauer Trio
Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Jazz/Imporization/Nigun
Length: 6:03

Title: Rachab (Instr)
On album: K-027(a) (Art Raymond Requests Your Presence At a Jewish Wedding)
Track ID: 39522
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Krakauer Trio
Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Jazz/Imporization
Length: 1:28

Title: Nocne Pieśni Galicji, Oi na hori, ha hori
Genre: Instrumental/Neo Klezmer/Fusion
On album: J-049(e) (15th Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow/15. Festiwal Kultury Zyd owskiej w Krakowie 2005 Zichrojines)
Track ID: 37451
vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bandura and vocal Julian Kytasty
Language: Polish
Style: Cimbalay
Length: 3:42

Title: Lebedik Naftuli (Instr) -- לעבעדיק נפֿתולי
On album: R-034(a) (Brave Old World The Joel Rubin Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 8921
Artist: Joel Rubin Klezmer Band
Arranger/Clarinet Rubin, Joel
String Bass Brotman, Stuart
Violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Piano Netsky, Hankus
Trombone Yerushalimsky, Moishe
Cimbalom Rose, Lisa
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Tepl -- טעפּל
On album: K-051(f) (The Klezmatics: Rise Up! Shteyt Oyf!)
Track ID: 31055
Organ Schwimmer, Rob
Vocals Mlotek, Avram -- מלאָטעק, אַבֿרהם
Vocals Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocals (faux-Khasidic boy's chorus) London, Louis
Vocals (faux-Khasidic boy's chorus) Darriau, Gabriel Townsend
Section Violin Greenman, Steven
Accordion/High-strung guitar/Piano Sklamberg, Lorin
Various Horns/Piano/Organ/Keyboards/Percussion London, Frank
Alto Sax/Clarinet/Bass Clarinet/Kaval/Percussion Darrieu, Matthiau
Violin/Baritone Violin Gutkin, Lisa
Electric and Accoustic Basses/Tsimbl/Piano/Violin Morrissett, Paul
Hardanger Fiddle/Hurdy-Gurdy/Alto & Baritone Horns Morrissett, Paul
Drums/Percussion Licht, David
First line: day, day, day, day, day, day…
First line:דײַ, דײַ, דײַ, דײַ, דײַ, דײַ...
Track comment: no actual lyrics, just "day" repeated over and again
Style: Klezmer
Length: 5:03

Title: Yo Ribon -- יה רבון
Author: Najara, Rabbi Israel Ben Moses
Genre: Hymn/Table Song/Zmiros
Subject: Power/Sovereignty/Universe/Worlds
Origin: Pasternak CH 143/Alb Y-003(b)/Alb E-009(a)/Cardozo 47
Transliteration: Bugatch 186/Alb Y-003(b)/Alb E-009(a)/Alb F-015(b)Pasternak CH 56/Cardozo 47
Translation: Cardozo 47
Music: Bugatch 185, 186/Cardozo 47
Additional song notes: Sovereign of the Universe
On album: K-051(f) (The Klezmatics: Rise Up! Shteyt Oyf!)
Track ID: 31058
Accordion/High-strung guitar/Piano/Lead Vocals Sklamberg, Lorin
Various Horns/Piano/Organ/Keyboards/Percussion/Vocals London, Frank
Alto Sax/Clarinet/Bass Clarinet/Kaval/Percussion/Vocals Darrieu, Matthiau
Violin/Baritone Violin/Vocals Gutkin, Lisa
Electric and Accoustic Basses/Tsimbl/Piano/Violin/Vocals Morrissett, Paul
Hardanger Fiddle/Hurdy-Gurdy/Alto & Baritone Horns Morrissett, Paul
Drums/Percussion/Vocals Licht, David
Harmonium Melford, Myra
Sabar-style Djembe Sticks Alexander, Aaron
Sticks Walker-Butler, Samard
Sticks Heifetz-Licht, Jacob
Chorus Kindermann, Tine
Chorus Schechter, Basya
Chorus Gluck, Pearl
Chorus Kligman, Jessica
Chorus Mlotek, Avram -- מלאָטעק, אַבֿרהם
Chorus Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: yo ribon olam vealmayo. ant hu malko melekh malkhayo.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert
Length: 6:02

Title: Albukerke -- אַלבוקערקע
On album: K-030(c) (Kapelye's טשיקען Chicken)
Track ID: 1126
Composer Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Conductor Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך

Title: Amerike Hot Erklart -- אַמעריקע האָט ערקלערט
Also known as: Nor Zorgt Nisht Yidn
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Hope/Zionist/Lodz Ghetto
Subject: America/England/Eretz Yisroel
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb C-035(c)/Alb J-024(a)/Flam T 106/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Alb J-024(a)/Flam B 81/Flam T 106/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam B 80/Flam T 108/
On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 1248
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Nor zorgt nisht yidn un zay tsufridn, az undzere tsores
First line (Yiddish):נאָר זאָרגט נישט ייִדן און זײַ צופֿרידן אַז אונדזערע צרות װעל...
Language: Yiddish

Title: Badkhones -- בדחנות
On album: K-030(c) (Kapelye's טשיקען Chicken)
Track ID: 1856
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Track comment: Dialogue and recitatives interspersed with music.
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Dialogue and recitatives interspersed with music.

Title: Ata Khonen
On album: R-034(b) (Brave Old World Klezmer Music -- כּליזמר מוזיק)
Track ID: 1574
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Atu khoynen leudom das, umelameyd leeynoysh binu
Track comment: "You who have graced"
Language: Hebrew

Title: Vinter 1942 - Geto Lodz -- װינטער 1942 - געטאָ לאָדז
Also known as: Dem Ganevs Yikhes (Vinter 1942)
Author: Harel, Miriam -- האַרעל, מיריאַם
Genre: Holocaust/Lodz/Lament
Subject: Fear/Hunger/Family/Death/Horror
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)/Flam 149
Translation: Alb R-034(i)/Flam 149
Music: Flam 151
Additional song notes: Lodz Ghetto
On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 2980
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Tate mame lign in beys olam, der bruder uz avek geshikt,
First line (Yiddish):טאטע מאַמע ליגן אין בית-עולם, דער ברודער איז אַװעקגעשיקט,
Track comment: See Flam disertation "Songs of the Lodz Ghetto 1940-1945"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Bukovina (Joel Rubin Band) -- בוקאָװינאַ
On album: R-034(a) (Brave Old World The Joel Rubin Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 2641
Piano Netsky, Hankus
Violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
String Bass Brotman, Stuart
Arranger/Clarinet Rubin, Joel
Artist: Joel Rubin Klezmer Band
Trombone Yerushalimsky, Moishe
Cimbalom Rose, Lisa
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Di Mame Iz Gegangen -- די מאַמע איז געגאַנגען
Also known as: A Yingele Fun Poyln
Also known as: Di Mame Hot Mikh Geshikt
Also known as: Aj lju lju
Genre: Folk
Subject: Mother/Daughter/Arranged Marriage/Love/Yarid/Market/
Origin: Alb R-007(g)/Alb A-044(a)/Alb B-007(b)
Transliteration: Alb R-007(g)/Alb A-044(a)/Alb C-035(e)/Alb P-019(c)/Alb R-005(a)/Alb K-030(d)
Translation: Alb R-007(f)3/Alb K-005(a)/Alb R-007(g)/Alb K-030(d)/Alb A-044(a)/Alb B-007(b)
Music: Rub Treas 54/Kremer 16
On album: K-030(a) (Kapelye Future and Past -- קאַפּיליע)
Track ID: 3658
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Conductor Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
First line: Oy, di mame iz gengangen in mark arayn nokh koyln,
First line (Yiddish):אױ, די מאַמע איז געגאַנגען אין מאַרק אַרײַן נאָך קױלן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Di Mashke -- די מאַשקע
Also known as: Zemer Leya'in (Di Mashke, Heb)
Also known as: A Glezele Mashke
Author: Gordon, Mikhl -- גאָרדאָן, מיכל
Composer: Gordon, Mikhl -- גאָרדאָן, מיכל
Genre: Folk/Anti Khasidic/Maskilik/Humorous
Subject: Whiskey/Drink/Birth/Marriage/Death/Circumcision
Origin: ML PYS 163/Alb N-011(a)/Vinkov 3 40/Alb P-065(a)/Sh Sh 7
Transliteration: ML PYS 163/Alb N-011(a)/Vinkov 3 40/Alb K-030(b)/Alb K-068(b)/Alb Z-010(n)
Translation: ML PYS 163/Vinkov 3 40/Alb K-030(b)/Alb K-068(b)/Alb L-023(a)/Sh Sh 7
Music: ML PYS 163/Alb N-011(a)/Vinkov 3 40
Additional song notes: Also Transliteration and Translation in Alb P-065(a) See also C-049(b) for add'l lyrics by Chaim Bergman of Lithuunia and Rabbi David Steinberg
On album: K-030(b) (Kapelye Presents LEVINE AND HIS FLYING MACHINE)
Track ID: 3675
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Conductor Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
First line: B'shas der shadkhn iz a mol gekumen tsu mayn zeydn,
First line (Yiddish):בּשעת דער שדחן איז אַ מאָל געקומען צו מײַן זײדן, דעם טאַטן מיט...
Track comment: See comment in "RUB VOI" p 259-260.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Di Mashke -- די מאַשקע
Also known as: Zemer Leya'in (Di Mashke, Heb)
Also known as: A Glezele Mashke
Author: Gordon, Mikhl -- גאָרדאָן, מיכל
Composer: Gordon, Mikhl -- גאָרדאָן, מיכל
Genre: Folk/Anti Khasidic/Maskilik/Humorous
Subject: Whiskey/Drink/Birth/Marriage/Death/Circumcision
Origin: ML PYS 163/Alb N-011(a)/Vinkov 3 40/Alb P-065(a)/Sh Sh 7
Transliteration: ML PYS 163/Alb N-011(a)/Vinkov 3 40/Alb K-030(b)/Alb K-068(b)/Alb Z-010(n)
Translation: ML PYS 163/Vinkov 3 40/Alb K-030(b)/Alb K-068(b)/Alb L-023(a)/Sh Sh 7
Music: ML PYS 163/Alb N-011(a)/Vinkov 3 40
Additional song notes: Also Transliteration and Translation in Alb P-065(a) See also C-049(b) for add'l lyrics by Chaim Bergman of Lithuunia and Rabbi David Steinberg
On album: P-025(a) (Pearls of Yiddish Song -- פּערל פֿון ייִדישן ליד)
Track ID: 3677
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Piano Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: B'shas der shadkhn iz a mol gekumen tsu mayn zeydn,
First line (Yiddish):בּשעת דער שדכן איז אַ מאָל געקומען צו מײַן זײדן, דעם טאַטן מיט...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: See comment in "RUB VOI" p 259-260.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert

Title: Di Khasene In Der Kazarme -- די חתונה אין דער קאַזאַרמע
Genre: Lament
Subject: Marriage/Draft/ Army/ Soldier/ Bride / Separation/
Origin: Epelboym 60
Transliteration: Epelboym 60
Music: Epelboym 60
Additional song notes: The Wedding in the Barracks
On album: K-030(b) (Kapelye Presents LEVINE AND HIS FLYING MACHINE)
Track ID: 3621
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Az men hot mir dem priziv gebrakht, Di mos hot men genumen..
First line (Yiddish):אַז מען האָט מיר דעם פּריזיװ געבראַכט, די מאָס האָט מען גענומען…
Track comment: Sung acapella
Language: Yiddish

Title: Es Iz Geven A Zumertog -- עס איז געװען אַ זומערטאָג
Author: Glezer, Rikele -- גלעזער, ריקעלע
Composer: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Genre: Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Place/Ponar
Origin: Alb A-001(a)Kaczer Vil 11/Alb A-001(h)
Translation: Alb V-001(h)/Alb A-001(h)/Alb O-007(b)/See Ephemera 1566 (p. 31)
Music: Kaczer Vil 11/Estella 10
Additional song notes: Set to melody of "Papirosn"
On album: V-001(d) (Partisans of Vilna Songs of World War II Jewish Resistance)
Track ID: 4817
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Es iz geven a zumertog, vi shtendik zunig sheyn,
First line (Yiddish):עס איז געװען אַ זומערטאָג, װי שטענדיק זוניג שײן,
Track comment: Set to melody of "Papirosn"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Es Iz Geven A Zumertog -- עס איז געװען אַ זומערטאָג
Author: Glezer, Rikele -- גלעזער, ריקעלע
Composer: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Genre: Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Place/Ponar
Origin: Alb A-001(a)Kaczer Vil 11/Alb A-001(h)
Translation: Alb V-001(h)/Alb A-001(h)/Alb O-007(b)/See Ephemera 1566 (p. 31)
Music: Kaczer Vil 11/Estella 10
Additional song notes: Set to melody of "Papirosn"
On album: B-055(a) (Bread & Candy Script by Irena Klepfisz)
Track ID: 4819
Vocal Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Musical Director London, Frank
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Es iz geven a zumertog, vi shtendik zunig sheyn,
First line (Yiddish):עס איז געװען אַ זומערטאָג, װי שטענדיק זוניג שײן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From "Bread And Candy" Set to melody of Papirosn
Language: Yiddish

Title: Far Nile, Nokh Nile -- פֿאַר נעילה, נאָך נעילה
On album: K-030(b) (Kapelye Presents LEVINE AND HIS FLYING MACHINE)
Track ID: 5092
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Author Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Composer Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
Conductor Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
First line: Far nile, nokh nile, a bokher, a psule, darf a yeder zayn...
First line:פֿאַר נעילה, נאָך נעילה, אַ בּחור, אַ בּתולה, דאַרף אַ יעדער זײַן אַ...

Title: Geto Getunya -- געטאָ געטוניע
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/Folk Poetry
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Food/Unemployment
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Flam T 78/Flam B 59/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Flam T 78/Flam B 59/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam T 82/Flam B 58
On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 5612
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Geto getunya geokhna kokhana, tish taka malutka e taka...
Track comment: See Flam disertation "Songs of the Lodz Ghetto 1940-1945"
Language: Yiddish/Polish
Style: Folk

Title: Kemfn -- קעמפֿן
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Resistance/Revolt
Subject: Freedom/Workers/Lodz/Merin
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-031(i)/Flam B 68
Translation: Alb R-031(i)/Flam B 69
Music: Flam B 79
Additional song notes: Same melody as "Amerike Hot Erklert"
On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 7891
Vocal Flam, Gila -- פֿלאַם, גילאַ
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Men darf tsu kemfn, shtark tsu kemfn, oy az der arbeter...
First line:מען דאַרף צו קעמפֿן, שטאַרק צו קעמפֿן, אױ, אַז דער אַרבעטער זאָל..
Track comment: See Flam dissertation Songs of the Lodz Ghetto

Title: Keshenev (Suite, Brave Old World) -- קעשענעװ (סװיטע)
On album: R-034(b) (Brave Old World Klezmer Music -- כּליזמר מוזיק)
Track ID: 7906
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Bern, Alan
Track comment: Includes "Tsu Bistu Bay Mir Burves Gegangen"

Title: Gut Purim Yidn -- גוט פּורים ייִדן
On album: K-030(a) (Kapelye Future and Past -- קאַפּיליע)
Track ID: 5816
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Conductor Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
First line: Haynt iz Purim, morgn iz oys, Git uns a groshn un varft...
First line:הײַט איז פּורים, מאָרגן איז אױס, גיט אונדז אַ גראָשן און װאַרפֿט...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: In Shtetl Nikolayev -- אין שטעטל ניקאָלײַעװ
Author: Medoff, David
Genre: Theatre/Place
Subject: Nikolayev/Love/Conscript/Suicide/Tragedy
Transliteration: Alb K-030(a)
Translation: Alb K-030(a)
On album: K-030(a) (Kapelye Future and Past -- קאַפּיליע)
Track ID: 7426
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Conductor Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
First line: In shtetl Nikolayev, lebn shvartsn yam, gelibt hob ikh...
First line:אין שטעטל ניקאָלײַעװ, לעבן שװאַרצן ים, געליבט האָב איך מײַן שׂרהלע
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Kaydankes Keytn -- קײַדאַנקעס קייטן
Also known as: S'iz Kaydankes Keytn
Also known as: Dray Zek Meyl
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Folk Poet/Holocaust
Subject: Lodz/Hunger/Thievery/Food/Shakles/Chains
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Flam B 62/Alb R-031(i)
Translation: Flam B 63/Alb R-031(i)
Music: Flam B 64
Additional song notes: Lodz Ghetto
On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 7857
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: S'iz kaydankes kaytn, s'iz gute tsaytn, keyner tut zikh...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז קײַדאַנקעס קײטן, ס'איז גוטע צײַטן, קײנער טוט זיך ניט...
Track comment: See Flam disertation "Songs of the Lodz Ghetto 1940-1945"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Kale Bazetsn (Instr) -- כּלה באַזעצן
On album: R-034(a) (Brave Old World The Joel Rubin Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 7784
Piano Netsky, Hankus
Violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
String Bass Brotman, Stuart
Arranger/Clarinet Rubin, Joel
Artist: Joel Rubin Klezmer Band
Trombone Yerushalimsky, Moishe
Cimbalom Rose, Lisa
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Mayn Ershter Vals -- מײַן ערשטער װאַלס
Also known as: Expectation Waltz
Also known as: Ershte Vals
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Traditional
Composer: Ivanovice, Ivan
Genre: Love
Subject: Waltz/Ball Dance/Memory
Song Comment: Adaptation pf "Expectation Waltz" - Ozidanie Vals (Russian) See Heskes #3348
Origin: Alb T-005(a)/ CD M-066(a)
Transliteration: CD K-029(j)/Ephemera 1602
Translation: M-066(a)/K-029(j)

Related information in folder 1602:On album: K-051(a) (The Klezmatics Shvaygn = Toyt -- שװײַגן איז טױט)
Track ID: 8134
Artist: Klezmatics
Artist: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Mayn ershte groyse freyd, di krishtolene likht fun dem zal,
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ערשטע גרױסע פֿרײד, גן קרישטאָלעמע ליכט פֿון דעם זאַל,
Track comment: Same melody as "Expectation Waltz" / Recorded as "Khasene Vals"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Waltz/Klezmer

Title: Makh Tsu Di Eygelekh -- מאַך צו די אײגעלעך
Also known as: Got Hot Di Velt Farmakht
Author: Shpigl, Isaiah -- שפּיגל, ישעיה
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Lullaby/Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Child/Homeless/Fear/Destruction
Origin: Kaczer 92/Alb B-011(a)/Alb D-004(g)/ML WAH 052/Alb R34(i)
Transliteration: Flam B 147/Alb C-035(c)/Alb F-032(c)/ML WAH 52/Alb Z-010(g)/Duhl 219/B-095(b)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/ML WAH 52/Alb Z-010(g)/Alb B-011(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Duhl 212/Flam B
Music: ML WAH 52/Flam T 187
Additional song notes: First sung at the Culture House of the Lodz Ghetto, written after - the death of the author's daughter, Eva. Banned by the Jewish - Council because it spoke too openly of suffering and Nazi - terroris See Duhl Doctoral Thesis.
On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 9612
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Makh tsu di eygelekh, ot kumen feygelekh, un krayzn do arum,
First line (Yiddish):מאַך צו די אײגעלעך, אָט קומען פֿײגעלעך, און קרײַזען דאָ אַרום,
Track comment: See Flam disertation "Songs of the Lodz Ghetto 1940-1945"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Mipney Ma -- מפּני מה
Genre: Folk/Khasidic/Religious/Mystic
Subject: Soul/Depths/Heights/Descent/Ascent
Origin: Alb K-051(e)/Alb A-053(a)
Transliteration: Alb K-051(e)/Alb A-053(a)
Translation: Alb K-051(e)/Alb A-053(a)
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33153
Vocal/Accordion/Guitar/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom/Arranger Brotman, Stuart
First line: Mipney ma velomo, yeyreydo haneshomo,
First line (Hebrew):מפני מה ולמה ירדה הנשמה,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Folk/Khasidic
Length: 4:34

Title: Mazl Tov Di Shviger (Instr) -- מזל טובֿ די שװיגער
On album: R-034(a) (Brave Old World The Joel Rubin Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 10117
Piano Netsky, Hankus
Violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
String Bass Brotman, Stuart
Arranger/Clarinet Rubin, Joel
Artist: Joel Rubin Klezmer Band
Trombone Yerushalimsky, Moishe
Cimbalom Rose, Lisa
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Naftuli Shpilt (Instr) -- נפֿתּולי שפּילט
On album: R-034(a) (Brave Old World The Joel Rubin Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 10890
Piano Netsky, Hankus
Violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
String Bass Brotman, Stuart
Arranger/Clarinet Rubin, Joel
Artist: Joel Rubin Klezmer Band
Trombone Yerushalimsky, Moishe
Cimbalom Rose, Lisa
Language: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Rivkele Di Shabesdike -- רבֿקהלע די שבּתדיקע
Also known as: Rivkale Hashabatit
Also known as: Sabbath For Sweet Rivkele
Author: Kaplan, Peysakh -- קאַפּלאַן, פּסח
Composer: Kaplan, Peysakh -- קאַפּלאַן, פּסח
Genre: Holocaust/Historical
Subject: Husband/Sabbath/Workers/
Origin: Ephemera 1203/ML WAH 33/Alb D-004(g)/Alb V-001(c)/Alb V-001(b)/Vinkov 4 144
Transliteration: Alb D-004(n)/ML WAH 33/Alb G-006(b)/Alb Z-010(g)/Vinkov 4 144
Translation: Ephemera 1204//ML WAH 33/Alb G-006(b)/Vinkov 4 144
Music: ML WAH 33/Vinkov 4 144
Additional song notes: Wives in Bialostock ghetto whose husbands were taken in an "action" on a particular shabos referred to themselves "Shabosdike". Hebrew Text in album notes for V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: B-055(a) (Bread & Candy Script by Irena Klepfisz)
Track ID: 12837
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Musical Director London, Frank
First line: Rivkele di shabesdike, arbet in farbrik. Dreyt a fodim tsu..
First line (Yiddish):רבֿקהלע די שבּתדיקע, אַרבעט אין פֿאַבריק. דרײט אַ פֿאָדים צו אַ...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From "Bread And Candy"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Ot Azoy (Beckerman) -- אָט אַזױ (בעקערמאַן)
Also known as: Hot Azoy
Composer: Beckerman, Shloymke -- בעקערמאַן, שלױמקע
Composer: Beckerman, Shloymke -- בעקערמאַן, שלױמקע
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Khosidl
Music: Comp Klez 64
Additional song notes: That's The Way
On album: R-034(a) (Brave Old World The Joel Rubin Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 11597
Piano Netsky, Hankus
Violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
String Bass Brotman, Stuart
Arranger/Clarinet Rubin, Joel
Artist: Joel Rubin Klezmer Band
Trombone Yerushalimsky, Moishe
Cimbalom Rose, Lisa
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Sha Sha Es Zol Zayn Shtil -- שאַ שאַ עס זאָל זייִן שטיל
Also known as: Oy Iz Dos A Rebetsn
Author: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Author: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Author: Moskowitz, Joseph
Composer: Moskowitz, Joseph
Composer: Moskowitz, Joseph
Composer: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Humorous
Subject: Rebe/Rebetsn/Khasidim/Food
Origin: ML PYS 148
Transliteration: Alb K-007(b)/ML PYS 148
Translation: Alb K-030(b)/ML PYS 150
Music: Kammen Jaf 06/ML PYS 148
Additional song notes: Gottlieb credits Moskowitz as composer. Others credit King as composer,

Related information in folder 401:On album: K-030(b) (Kapelye Presents LEVINE AND HIS FLYING MACHINE)
Track ID: 11733
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Conductor Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
First line: Sha sha, es zol zayn shtil! Der rebe kumt fun shul.
First line (Yiddish):שאַ שאַ, עס זײַן שטיל! דער רבּי קומט פֿון שול. שאַ, שאַ! ער איז...
Language: Yiddish

Title: Parakhod Titanik -- פּאַראַכאָג טיטאַניק
Also known as: Ballad Of The Steamship Titanic
Genre: Lament/Historical/Ballad
Subject: Titanic/Shipwreck
Transliteration: Alb R-034(b)
Translation: Alb R-034(b)
Music: Alb R-034(b)

Related information in folder 1186:On album: R-034(b) (Brave Old World Klezmer Music -- כּליזמר מוזיק)
Track ID: 12117
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Arranger Bern, Alan
First line: Vi parakhod titanik iz aroysgegangen oyf zayne vegn,
First line (Yiddish):װי פּאַראַכאָד טיטאַניק איז אַרױסגעגאַנגען אױף זײַנע װעגן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer

Title: Rumeynishe Doyne (Instr) -- רומײנישע דױנע
On album: R-034(a) (Brave Old World The Joel Rubin Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 13079
Piano Netsky, Hankus
Violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
String Bass Brotman, Stuart
Arranger/Clarinet Rubin, Joel
Artist: Joel Rubin Klezmer Band
Trombone Yerushalimsky, Moishe
Cimbalom Rose, Lisa
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Rumeynishe Nigunim (Instr) -- רומײנישע ניגונים
On album: R-034(a) (Brave Old World The Joel Rubin Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 13082
Piano Netsky, Hankus
Violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
String Bass Brotman, Stuart
Arranger/Clarinet Rubin, Joel
Artist: Joel Rubin Klezmer Band
Trombone Yerushalimsky, Moishe
Cimbalom Rose, Lisa
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Rumkovsky Khaim -- רומקאָװסקי חיים
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/History/Folk
Subject: Rumkovsky/Ghetto/Lodz/Leader
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Flam B 39/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Flam B 40/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam B 37
Additional song notes: Lodz Ghetto
On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 13085
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Yidelekh zaynen gebentsht mit a khiam,
First line (Yiddish):ייִדעלעך זײַנען געבענטשט מיט אַ חיים,
Track comment: See Flam disertation "Songs of the Lodz Ghetto 1940-1945"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Tsigayner Lid (Beyglman) -- ציגײנער ליד (בײגלמאַן)
Author: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Gypsy/Hopelessness
Transliteration: Silverman TUF 65
Translation: Silverman TUF 65
Music: Silverman TUF 65
On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 15596
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Finster di nakht vi koyln shvarts, nor kh'trakht un trakht,
First line (Yiddish):פינסטער די נאַכט װי קױלן שװאַרץ, נאָר כ'טראַכט און טראַכט,
Track comment: See Flam disertation "Songs of the Lodz Ghetto 1940-1945"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Tsu Bistu Bay Mir Borves Gegangen -- צו האָסטו בײ מיר באָרװעס געגאַנגען
On album: R-034(b) (Brave Old World Klezmer Music -- כּליזמר מוזיק)
Track ID: 15639
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Bern, Alan
First line: Tsu bistu bay mir borves gegangen, tsu hostu bay mir...
First line:צו באָסטו בײ מיר באָרװעס געגאַנגען, צו באָסטו בײ מי הונגער...
Track comment: Part of "Keshinev (Suite)"

Title: Vayl Ikh Bin A Yidele -- װײַל איך בין אַ ייִדעלע
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/Folk/Improvisation/Lodz
Subject: War/Victims
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb J-024(a)/Flam T 109/Alb C-035(c)/Alb R-031(i)/Alb B-126(a)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Flam T 109/Alb J-024(a)/Alb R-031(i)/Alb 126(a)
Music: Flam T 112/
Additional song notes: Because I'm a Jew Lodz Ghetto
On album: B-055(a) (Bread & Candy Script by Irena Klepfisz)
Track ID: 16274
Artist Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Musical Director London, Frank
First line: Vayl ikh bin a yidele, zing ikh mir a lidele,
First line:װײַל איך בין אַ ייִדעלע, זינג איך מיר אַ לידעלע,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From Bread and Candy, with S'iz Gut

Title: Vayl Ikh Bin A Yidele -- װײַל איך בין אַ ייִדעלע
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/Folk/Improvisation/Lodz
Subject: War/Victims
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb J-024(a)/Flam T 109/Alb C-035(c)/Alb R-031(i)/Alb B-126(a)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Flam T 109/Alb J-024(a)/Alb R-031(i)/Alb 126(a)
Music: Flam T 112/
Additional song notes: Because I'm a Jew Lodz Ghetto
On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 16275
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Vayl ikh bin a yidele, zing ikh mir a lidele,
First line (Yiddish):װײַל איך בין אַ ייִדעלע, זינג איך מיר אַ לידעלע,
Track comment: See Flam disertation "Songs of the Lodz Ghetto 1940-1945"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Childrens Operetta (Unidentified)
Genre: Operetta
Subject: Loss/Poverty/Food
On album: F-032(a) (Songs of the Ghettos & Camps Compiled by Gila Flam)
Track ID: 16616
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Dear children, this is Little Joe, he lost his daddy long ago,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Choral/Piano Accompaniment

Title: Yosl Ber -- יוסל בער
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Kon, Henekh -- קאָן, הענעך
Genre: Literary Origin/Humorous
Subject: Soldier/Uniform/Girs/Shoemaker/Weapons
Origin: ML PYS 173
Transliteration: ML PYS 173/Alb F-018(b)
Translation: ML PYS 173/Zaremba 114 (Singable Translation)
Music: ML PYS 174
On album: P-025(a) (Pearls of Yiddish Song -- פּערל פֿון ייִדישן ליד)
Track ID: 17822
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Conductor/Arranger Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Heysn heys ikh yosl ber, un ikh din in militer,
First line (Yiddish):הײסן הײס איך יוסל בער, און איך דין אין מיליטער, שטיװל טראָג..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Zol Zayn (Papernikov) -- זאָל זײַן (פּאַפּערניקאָוו)
Author: Papernikov, Yosef -- פּאַפּערניקאָװ, יוסף
Composer: Papernikov, Yosef -- פּאַפּערניקאָװ, יוסף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Goals/Attempt/Optomisn/Persistence
Origin: ML MTAG 186/Alb L-002(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 186/Alb L-002(a)/Alb M-049(a)
Translation: Alb T-015(e)/Alb M-049(a)/Alb 129(a)&(b)
Music: ML MTAG 186

Related information in folder 749:On album: F-032(b) (Songs Written & Performed in the Lodz Ghetto Gila Flam)
Track ID: 18228
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Zol zayn az ikh boy in der luft mayne shleser,
First line (Yiddish):זאָל זײַן אַז איך בױ אין דער לופֿט מײַנע שלעסער,
Track comment: Part of lecture recital of Songs Performed in the Lodz Geto
Language: Yiddish

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: K-030(a) (Kapelye Future and Past -- קאַפּיליע)
Track ID: 17800
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Bak mir nit keyn bulkelekh, Ikh vel zey nit esn. Ikh for...
First line (Yiddish):באַק מיר ניט קײן בולעקלעך, איך װעל זײ דאָך ניט עסן. אַיך פֿאָר...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Bayt Zhe Mir Oys A Finfuntsvansiker -- בײַט זשע מיר אױס אַ פֿינפֿאונצװאַנציקער
Also known as: Rumshi
Also known as: The Twenty Fiver
Genre: Folk
Subject: Wedding/Klezmorim/Tipping Musicians/Money
Origin: Ber Fef 258/Vinkov 2 164/ML MTAG 60/Epelboym 83
Transliteration: Vinkov 2 165/Alb K-020(a)/Alb O-009(a)/ML MTAG 60/Rubin Voi17/Epelboym 83
Translation: Rubin Voi 17/Alb K-020(a)/Vinkov 2 165/Alb B-007(c)/Alb O-009(a)
Music: Vinkov 2 165/Rubin Voi 17/ML MTAG 60/Epelboym 83
On album: P-025(b) (On Wings Of Song A New..Collection "Mir Trogn A Gezang" -- מיר טראָגן אַ געזאַנג)
Track ID: 18661
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Bayt zhe mir oys a funfuntsvansiker, oyf samerodne drayer;
First line (Yiddish):בײַט זשע מיר אױס אַ פֿינפֿאונצװאַנציקער, אױף סאַמעראַדנע דרײַער;
Language: Yiddish

Title: Zemlyanka (Dugout, Russian)
On album: V-001(d) (Partisans of Vilna Songs of World War II Jewish Resistance)
Track ID: 18007
Author Surkov, Alexei
Composer Listov, Konstantin
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע

Title: Harbstlid -- האַרבסטליד
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Aging/Nature/Seasons/Leaves/Autumn/Unknown/Fog
Origin: Schae Got Mus 22
Transliteration: Alb O-007(d)/Alb C-035(e)/Schae Got Mus 22/Alb L-054(a)/Alb S-011(a)
Translation: Schae Got Mus 59/Alb A-036(a)/Alb O-007(d)/Alb L-054(a)/Alb C-044(a)/S-111(a)
Music: Schae Got Mus 23/Ephemera 1520 p 30
Additional song notes: Autumn Song See Ephemera 1520, p 30 for translat and translit
On album: G-054(a) (Zumerteg Twenty Yiddish Songs by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- זומערטעג צװאָנציק זינגלידער בײלע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 20540
Vocal Leuchter, Janet
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Piano Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
First line: Ze, s'iz harbst, un vos gegrint fargelt, farvyanet,
First line (Yiddish):זע, ס'איז האַרבסט און װאָס געגרינט פֿאַרגעלט, פֿאַרװיאַנט,
Track comment: "Zumerteg"- text, translat, translit & music with album
Language: Yiddish

Title: Oyfn Veg Fun Khayfa Keyn Ako -- אױפֿן װעג פֿון חיפֿה קײן עכּו
On album: G-054(a) (Zumerteg Twenty Yiddish Songs by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- זומערטעג צװאָנציק זינגלידער בײלע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 20541
Author/Composer Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Arranger/Artist Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Artist Teitelbaum, Paula
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Oyfn veg fun khayfe keyn ako, durkhforndik mit an oyto,
First line:אױפֿן װעג פֿון חיפֿה קײן עכּו, דורכפֿאָרנדיק מיט אַן אױטאָ, .
Track comment: "Zumerteg"- text, translat, translit & music with album

Title: Zumerteg -- זומערטעג
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Season/Summer/Past/Memory/Time/Yearning
Origin: Schae Got Mus 20
Transliteration: Schae Got Mus 20/Alb S-111(a)/Alb V-021(a)
Translation: Schae Got Mus 58/Alb S-111(a)/Alb V-021(a)
Music: Schae Got Mus 21
On album: G-054(a) (Zumerteg Twenty Yiddish Songs by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- זומערטעג צװאָנציק זינגלידער בײלע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 20542
Author/Composer/Artist Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Arranger/Artist Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Avek, iz avek der zumertog yunger, bleter fargelte lign...
First line:אַװעק, איז אַװעק דער זומערטאָג יונגער, בלעטער פֿאַרגעלטע ליגן...
Track comment: "Zumerteg"- text, translat, translit & music with album

Title: Borukh Habo Dir Khaver -- ברוך הבאָ דיר חבֿר
On album: G-054(a) (Zumerteg Twenty Yiddish Songs by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- זומערטעג צװאָנציק זינגלידער בײלע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 20543
Author/Composer Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Vocal Leuchter, Janet
Vocal/Director/Arranger Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Director/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Borukh habo dir, khaver! Lang shoyn nisht gezen zikh.
First line (Yiddish):ברוך הבאָ דיר, חבֿר! לאַמג שױן נישט געזען זיך. װוּ ביסטו...
Track comment: "Zumerteg"- text, translat, translit & music with album
Language: Yiddish

Title: Hoo Tsa Tsa (Di Kosakn) -- אָ טצאַ טצאַ (די קאָזאַקן)
On album: G-054(a) (Zumerteg Twenty Yiddish Songs by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- זומערטעג צװאָנציק זינגלידער בײלע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 20545
Author Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Director/Arranger Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Composer Kanapoff, Fishel -- קאַנאַפּאָף, פֿישעל
Vocal Leuchter, Janet
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: S'trogt in gas zikh um a klang, hoo tsa tsa, hoo tsa tsa,
First line:ס'טראָגט אין גאַס זיך אום אַ קלאַנג, הוצאַ-צאַ, הוצה-צאַ,
Track comment: "Zumerteg"- text, translat, translit & music with album

Title: Di Kozakn (Hoo Tsa Tsa) -- די קאָזאַקן (אָ טצאַ טצאַ)
On album: xG-054(a)
Track ID: 20546
Author Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Director/Arranger Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Composer Kanapoff, Fishel -- קאַנאַפּאָף, פֿישעל
Vocal Leuchter, Janet
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: S'trogt in gas zikh um a klang, hoo tsa tsa, hoo tsa tsa,
First line (Yiddish):ס'טראָגט אין גאַס זיך אום אַ קלאַנג, הוצאַ-צאַ, הוצה-צאַ,
Track comment: "Zumerteg"- text, translat, translit & music with album
Language: Yiddish

Title: Oyf A Midbar Veg -- אױף אַ מידבּר װעג
On album: G-054(a) (Zumerteg Twenty Yiddish Songs by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- זומערטעג צװאָנציק זינגלידער בײלע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 20551
Author/Composer Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Director/Arranger Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Vocal Leuchter, Janet
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Ven du host keyn mol nisht lib gehat, geystu oyf a pustn...
First line:װען דו האָסט קײן מאָל נישט ליב געהאַט, גײסטו אױף אַ פֿוסטן....
Track comment: "Zumerteg"- text, translat, translit & music with album

Title: Der Binyen -- דער בּנין
On album: G-054(a) (Zumerteg Twenty Yiddish Songs by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- זומערטעג צװאָנציק זינגלידער בײלע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 20552
Author/Composer/Artist Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Director/Arranger Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Un vos az der binyen vos du host geboyt mit di eygene hent..
First line (Yiddish):און װאָס אַז דער בּנין װאָס דו האָסט געבױט מיט די אײגענע הענט..
Track comment: "Zumerteg"- text, translat, translit & music with album
Language: Yiddish

Title: Tsu Benyumeles Bar Mitsve -- צו בנימעלעס בּר מיצװה
On album: G-054(a) (Zumerteg Twenty Yiddish Songs by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- זומערטעג צװאָנציק זינגלידער בײלע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 20556
Author/Composer Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Director/Arranger Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Tsi veyst ir voser tog s'iz haynt? S'iz binyumeles...
First line:צי װײסט איר װאַסער טאָג ס'איז הײַנט? ס'איז בנימעלעס בר-מיצװה!
Track comment: "Zumerteg"- text, translat, translit & music with album

Title: Borsht (Folk) -- באָרשט (פֿאָלק)
Genre: Folk/Food/Love
Subject: Love/Food/Borsht
Origin: Alb R-034(c)
Transliteration: CD M-062(a)/Alb C-035(e)/Alb O-007(d)/Alb R-034(c)/
Translation: Alb R-034(c)/CD M-062(a)/Alb O-007(d)/Ephemera 1566 (p22
Additional song notes: Contains "traveling motif" from "Ikh Bin A Meydl In Di Yorn".
On album: R-034(c) (Brave Old World Beyond The Pale -- אױף יענער זײַט תחום)
Track ID: 22206
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Ikh hob nukh aza borsht nit gegesn, un ikh nukh aza tom...
First line (Yiddish):איך האָב נאָך אַזאַ באָרשט ניט געגעסן, און איך האָב נאָך אַזאַ טעם...
Track comment: Also includes verses from "Meydele In Di Yorn"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Di Sapozhkelekh -- די סאַפּאָזקעלעך
Also known as: Sapozhkelekh
Genre: Folk/Love
Subject: Love/Straw Boots/Sacrifice/Relationship
Origin: Alb R-034(c)/Alb R-034(c)/Alb K-051(b)CD M-066(a)ML SOG 30/C-060(a)
Transliteration: Alb C-035(e)/Alb K-051(b)/Alb K-029(f)/Alb R-034(c)/Alb K-30(d)/ML SOG 30
Translation: Alb K-029(f)/Alb K-042(b)//Alb F-036(a)/Alb L-038(a)/CD M-066(a)ML SOG 30
Music: ML SOG 30
Additional song notes: The Boots/ See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. (A Klomke On A Tir)

Related information in folder 738:On album: R-034(c) (Brave Old World Beyond The Pale -- אױף יענער זײַט תחום)
Track ID: 22210
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Farkoyfn di sapozhkelekh un furn oyf di droshkelekh,
First line (Yiddish):פֿאַרקױפֿן די סאַפּאָזהקעלעך און פֿאָרן אױף די דראָשקעלעך, אַבי מיט..
Track comment: Collected by Michael Alpert from Bonya Sakina (1910-1988)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Doyna Extravaganza (Polish) -- דױנע עקטראַװאַגאַנזאַ (פּױליש)
On album: R-034(c) (Brave Old World Beyond The Pale -- אױף יענער זײַט תחום)
Track ID: 22216
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: Doyne Suite with Nokhshpil

Title: Keshenev (Yid, Russian) -- קעשענעװ (ייִדיש, רוסיש)
On album: J-024(a)1 (Judische Lebenswelten /Patterns of Jewish Life 1/Berlin 1992)
Track ID: 22260
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Tsu bistu bay mir burves gegangen, tsu hostu bay mir...
First line:צו האָסטו בײַ מיר בורװעס געגאַנגען, צו האָסטו בײַ מיר הונגער...
Track comment: Incorporates familiar klezmer melodies

Title: Zaro Khayo -- זרעא חיא
Genre: Prayer
Subject: Children/Faith/Compassion/Prosperity
Origin: Alb R-043(k)
Transliteration: Alb R-043(k)
Translation: Alb R-043(k)
On album: J-024(a)1 (Judische Lebenswelten /Patterns of Jewish Life 1/Berlin 1992)
Track ID: 22261
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line (Aramaic):אתה חונן לאדם דעת, זמלמד לאנוֹשׁ בענה.
Track comment: You who have graced the human being with knowledge...
Language: Aramaic

Title: Vayl Ikh Bin A Yidele -- װײַל איך בין אַ ייִדעלע
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/Folk/Improvisation/Lodz
Subject: War/Victims
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb J-024(a)/Flam T 109/Alb C-035(c)/Alb R-031(i)/Alb B-126(a)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Flam T 109/Alb J-024(a)/Alb R-031(i)/Alb 126(a)
Music: Flam T 112/
Additional song notes: Because I'm a Jew Lodz Ghetto
On album: J-024(a)1 (Judische Lebenswelten /Patterns of Jewish Life 1/Berlin 1992)
Track ID: 22263
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Vayl ikh bin a yidele, zing ikh mir a lidele,
First line:װײַל איך בין אַ ייִדעלע, זינג איך מיר אַ לידעלע,
Track comment: See Flam disertation "Songs of the Lodz Ghetto 1940-1945"

Title: Tsurik Fun Der Milkhome (Instr) -- צוריק פֿון דער מלחמה (אינסטר)
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23556
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: From Naftule Brandwein - recorded as African Bulgar
Style: Instrumental

Title: African Bulgar -- צוריק פֿון דער מלחמה
On album: xK-072(a)
Track ID: 23557
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: From Naftule Brandwein - recorded as African Bulgar
Style: Instrumental

Title: Der Heyser Bulgar -- דער הײסער בולגאַר
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer/Bulgar/Freylekhs
Song Comment: Brandwein and Tarras each sometimes credited as composer.
Music: Comp Klez 34
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23558
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: From Naftule Brandwein Repertoire - recorded Bogata Bulgar
Style: Instrumental

Title: Bogata Bulgar (Der Heyser Bulgar) -- דער הײסער בולגאַר (אינסטר)
On album: xK-072(a)
Track ID: 23559
Artist Krauker, David & Krakauer Trio
Artist Licht, David
Artist Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: From Naftule Brandwein Repertoire - recorded Bogata Bulgar
Style: Instrumental

Title: Terkersher Yaleveyove Tants -- טערקעשער יאַלעװעיאָװע טאַנץ
Also known as: A Few Bowls Terkish
Also known as: Terk In Amerika
Also known as: Turk In America
Composer: Brandwein, Naftule -- בראַנדװײַן, נפֿתּלי
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Terkish
Song Comment: Brandwein usually credited as composer
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23560
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: From Naftule Brandwein - recorded A Few Bowls Terkish
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Baym Rebns Sude -- בײַם רבּנס סעודה
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer/Khosidl
Music: Comp Klez 61
Additional song notes: At The Rabbi's Feast
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23562
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: Recorded under "At The Rabbi's Table"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Doyne / Death March Suite (Medley)
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23563
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: Wedding March
Style: Instrumental

Title: Hora (Krakauer, Medley) -- האָראַ (קראַקאַוער, מעדלי)
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23564
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: Wedding March - Part of Doyne / Death March Suite
Style: Instrumental

Title: Bobover Wedding March (Medley) -- באָבאָװער חתונה מאַרש (מעדלי)
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23565
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Composer Mandlebaum, Azriel
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: Wedding March- Part of Doyne / Death March Suite
Style: Instrumental

Title: Doyne (Medley) -- דױנע (מעדלי)
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23566
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: Wedding March- Part of Doyne / Death March Suite
Style: Instrumental

Title: Death March (Instr, Medley)
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23567
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: Wedding March- Part of Doyne / Death March Suite

Title: Mayn Tayere Odesa (Instr, Medley) -- טײַערע אָדעסאַ (אינסטר, מעדלי)
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23568
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Drums Licht, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: Wedding March- Part of Doyne / Death March Suite
Style: Instrumental

Title: A Heymisher Sher -- אַ הײמישער שער
Composer: Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Dance/Sher
Additional song notes: "Homey Sher"
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23570
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Drums Licht, David
Track comment: Recorded under "Funky Dave"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Funky Dave (A Heymisher Sher) -- אַ הײמישער שער (אינסטר)
On album: xK-072(a)
Track ID: 23571
Composer Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Drums Licht, David
Track comment: Recorded under "Funky Dave"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Gong Doyne (Instr)
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23572
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Composer/Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer/Drums Licht, David
Style: Instrumental

Title: Hava Nagila (Nathanson) -- הבה נגילה
Also known as: Kene Hora (Hava Nagila)
Also known as: Living With the H Tune
Author: Nathanson, Moshe
Genre: Folk/Hora
Subject: Dance/Celebration/Joy
Song Comment: See Page 130 for extended info on the song
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-014(a)/Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb N-014(b)/Alb S-033(a)/Alb K-007(a)
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(b)/Alb B-032(a)
Music: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Pasternak BHN 130/Metro Scher 15
Additional song notes: Originally Chassidic Sadigurer (Bukovina, Poland) nigun. Text - claimed by Idelsohn, but text usually attributed to Moshe - Nathanson. See Pasternak's "Beyond Hava Nagila" p 130: Nulman, p - 102.

Related information in folder 832:On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23573
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Drums Licht, David
Track comment: Recorded under "Living With The H Tune"
Style: Instrumental/Modern

Title: Hava Nagila (Nathanson) -- הבה נגילה
Also known as: Kene Hora (Hava Nagila)
Also known as: Living With the H Tune
Author: Nathanson, Moshe
Genre: Folk/Hora
Subject: Dance/Celebration/Joy
Song Comment: See Page 130 for extended info on the song
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-014(a)/Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb N-014(b)/Alb S-033(a)/Alb K-007(a)
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(b)/Alb B-032(a)
Music: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Pasternak BHN 130/Metro Scher 15
Additional song notes: Originally Chassidic Sadigurer (Bukovina, Poland) nigun. Text - claimed by Idelsohn, but text usually attributed to Moshe - Nathanson. See Pasternak's "Beyond Hava Nagila" p 130: Nulman, p - 102.

Related information in folder 832:On album: xK-072(a)
Track ID: 23574
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Drums Licht, David
Style: Instrumental

Title: Rachab (Instr)
On album: K-072(a) (David Krakauer & The Krakauer Trio / Klezmer Madness)
Track ID: 23575
Composer Zorn, John
Artist: David Krakauer Trio
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Krakauer, David
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Drums Licht, David
Track comment: From the repetoire of Masada
Style: Instrumental

Title: Dem Ganevs Yikhes -- דעם גנבֿס יחוּס
Also known as: Dem Rebns Nign (Dem Ganevs...)
Also known as: Nign Khasidi
Also known as: Shmaravoznik
Also known as: Vos Bistu Broyges
Also known as: Vos Bistu Ketsele Broyges
Also known as: Yikhes
Genre: Folk/Underground/Thieves/Humorous/Insulting
Subject: Pedigree/Family/Father/Mother/Sister/Brother/Occupation
Song Comment: Same melody as "Dem Rebns Nigun"
Origin: Kotlansky 139/CD S-100(a)
Transliteration: Kotlansky 139/Alb K-020(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Alb J-024(a)CD L-054(a)
Translation: Alb J-024(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Kotylan 139/Alb Z-010(b)/CD S-100(a)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Kotlyan 140

Related information in folder 205:On album: J-024(a)1 (Judische Lebenswelten /Patterns of Jewish Life 1/Berlin 1992)
Track ID: 22265
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Vos bistu, ketsele, broyges, un vos geyst aropgelozt di noz?
First line (Yiddish):װאַס ביסטו, קעצעלע, ברוגז, און װאָס גײסט אַרופּגעלאָזט די נאָז,
Track comment: With "Vinter 1942" - recorded under "Vus Bistu Ketzele..."
Language: Yiddish

Title: Vinter 1942 - Geto Lodz -- װינטער 1942 - געטאָ לאָדז
Also known as: Dem Ganevs Yikhes (Vinter 1942)
Author: Harel, Miriam -- האַרעל, מיריאַם
Genre: Holocaust/Lodz/Lament
Subject: Fear/Hunger/Family/Death/Horror
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)/Flam 149
Translation: Alb R-034(i)/Flam 149
Music: Flam 151
Additional song notes: Lodz Ghetto
On album: J-024(a)1 (Judische Lebenswelten /Patterns of Jewish Life 1/Berlin 1992)
Track ID: 22267
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Tate mame lign in beys olam, der bruder uz avek geshikt,
First line (Yiddish):טאטע מאַמע ליגן אין בית-עולם, דער ברודער איז אַװעקגעשיקט,
Track comment: Titled as "Winter 1942 - Geto Lodz"/with Vus Bistu Ketzele..
Language: Yiddish

Title: Amerike Hot Erklart -- אַמעריקע האָט ערקלערט
Also known as: Nor Zorgt Nisht Yidn
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Hope/Zionist/Lodz Ghetto
Subject: America/England/Eretz Yisroel
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb C-035(c)/Alb J-024(a)/Flam T 106/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Alb J-024(a)/Flam B 81/Flam T 106/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam B 80/Flam T 108/
On album: J-024(a)1 (Judische Lebenswelten /Patterns of Jewish Life 1/Berlin 1992)
Track ID: 22269
Artist: Brave Old World
Composer Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet Rubin, Joel
First line: Nor zorkt nisht yidn un zay tsufridn, az undzere tsores
First line (Yiddish):נאָר זאָרקט נישט ייִדן און זײַ צופֿרידן אַז אונדזערע צורת װעל...
Language: Yiddish
Style: March/Militant

Title: Kemfn -- קעמפֿן
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Resistance/Revolt
Subject: Freedom/Workers/Lodz/Merin
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-031(i)/Flam B 68
Translation: Alb R-031(i)/Flam B 69
Music: Flam B 79
Additional song notes: Same melody as "Amerike Hot Erklert"
On album: J-024(a)1 (Judische Lebenswelten /Patterns of Jewish Life 1/Berlin 1992)
Track ID: 22270
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Men darf tsu kemfn, shtark tsu kemfn, oy az der arbeter...
First line:מען דאַרף צו קעמפֿן, שטאַרק צו קעמפֿן, אױ, אַז דער אַרבעטער זאָל..
Track comment: Recorded with "Amerike Hot Erklert" (same Melody)

Title: Feter Elye (Kulbak) -- פֿעטער עליע (קולבאַק)
Also known as: Der Feter Elie (Kulbak)
Also known as: Uncle Elye (Kulbak)
Genre: Lit Origin/Occupation/Metaphor
Subject: Poverty/Wagon Driver
Origin: Alb R-034(g)
Transliteration: Alb K-042(c)/C-035(e)/Alb K-042(c)
Translation: Alb R-034(g)
Additional song notes: Text sometimes attributed to or may be based on a poem by Mosyshe Kulbak. Author and composer unknown. See email message from Itzik Gottesman in Ephemra Folder # 18
On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26968
Artist: Brave Old World
Composer Bern, Alan
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Mayn feter elie iz a yid, mit a ferd un vogn, fort mayn...
First line (Yiddish):מײַן פֿעטער עליע איז אַ ייִד, מיט אַ פֿערד און װאָגן, פֿאָרט מײַן...
Track comment: Recorded under "Uncle Elye"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Der Apikoyres -- דער אפּיקוריס
On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26972
Artist: Brave Old World
Author Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer Brotman, Stuart
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: combo-La Rosa Enflorece, Los Bibilicos & long concert piece
Language: Ladino

Title: The Heretic (Der Apikoyres-Ladino) -- דער אפּיקורים (לאַדינאָ)
On album: xR-034(g)
Track ID: 26973
Artist: Brave Old World
Author Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer Brotman, Stuart
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Track comment: combo-La Rosa Enflorece, Los Bibilicos & long concert piece
Language: Ladino

Title: Homeland (Eng)
On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26977
Author/Composer Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Bern, Alan
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: When a crimson morning dawns on misty fog-enshrouded ponds..

Title: Roye Pomerantsn (Blood Oranges) -- רױטע פּאַמעראַנצן
On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26978
Artist: Brave Old World
Author Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Composer Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Royte pomeratsn, es tsit nor in tantsn, me makht a shnepsl,
First line:רױטע פּאָמעראַנצן, עס ציט נאָר אין טאַנצן, מע מאַכט אַ שנעפּסעל,
Track comment: Part of melody seems to be from olshanetsky- A Hopkele

Title: Dobranotsh -- דאָבראַנאָטש
Genre: Klezmer/Waltz/Instrumental
Additional song notes: Good Night Waltz
On album: R-034(g) (Brave Old World Blood Oranges -- רױטע פּאַמאַראַנצן)
Track ID: 26979
Artist: Brave Old World
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Vayhi erev, vayhi boker, yom hashishi, iz shoyn opgeshpilt..
First line (Yiddish):ויהי ערבֿ, ויהי בּקרת יום השישי..איז שױן אָפּעגשפּילט די גאַנצע..
Track comment: Recorded under "Farewell"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Freylekhs

Title: In Dem Land Fun Piramidn -- אין דעם לאַנד פֿון פּיראַמידן
Also known as: Piramidn
Author: Edelshtat, Dovid -- עדעלשטאַט, דוד
Genre: Literary Origin/Place
Subject: Pyramids/Pharoh/Slavery/Persecution/Egypt
Origin: Alb B-004(c)/Levin N 174/ML YT 61/
Transliteration: ML YT 61/Levin N 174/CD C-042(a)
Translation: Alb B-004(c)/CD C-042(a)
Music: Levin N 174/ML YT 61
On album: C-042(a) (Songs My Bubbe Should Have Taught Me Vol 1/Passover/Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble)
Track ID: 28391
Vocal Cahan-Simon, Lori
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Greenman, Steven
First line: In dem land fun piramidn, z'geven a kenig beyz un shlekht, zaynen dort...
First line (Yiddish):אין דעם לאַנד פֿון פּיראַמידן, ז'געװען אַ קעניג בײז און שלעכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Duet
Length: 02:44

Title: Dayenu (Voltn Mir Fun Mitsrayim) -- דינוּ (װאָלטן מיר פֿון מצרים)
Author: Schwartz, Yisroel Yankov -- שװאַרץ, ישׂראל ינקעבֿ
Composer: Gelbart, Mikhl -- געלבאַרט, מיכל
Genre: Holiday
Subject: Peysekh/Exodus/
Song Comment: Yiddish Adaptation from Workmen's Circle Haggadah
Origin: Alb G-017(a)
Transliteration: Alb G-017(a)/CD 042(a)
Translation: Alb G-017(a)/CD 042(a)
Music: Coopersmith NJS 54
Additional song notes: Yiddish Adaption/ Gelbart is Creited as composer on Alb T-003(i). Perhaps he is the arranger
On album: C-042(a) (Songs My Bubbe Should Have Taught Me Vol 1/Passover/Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble)
Track ID: 28393
Vocal Cahan-Simon, Lori
Bass/Guitar Shapiro, Henry
Trap Set/Percusion Merdler, Lyle
Accordion Mahovlich, Walt
Violin Greenman, Steven
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom Fedoriouk, Alexander
Saxaphones/Clarinet Tishler, Norm
Arranger Greenman, Steven
First line: Voltn mir nor fun mitsrayim, gliklekh oysgeleyzt gevorn, nor der yam zikh...
First line (Yiddish):װאָלטן מיר נאָר פֿון מצרים, גליקלעך אױסגעלײזט געװאָרן, נאָר דער ים ניט געשפּאָלטן
Language: Yiddish
Style: Sprightly/Klezmer
Length: 02:42

Title: Old Bulgar -- אַלטער בולגאַר
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Bulgar
On album: K-089(a) (Khevrisa/European Klezmer Music/Steven Greenman & W. Zev Feldman)
Track ID: 27922
Violin Greenman, Steven
Violin (Sekund-technique of rhythmic/harmonic accompaniment) Svigals, Alicia
Artist: Khevrisa
Bass Brotman, Stuart
Violin (Sekund-technique of rhythmic/harmonic accompanimentO Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger/Cimbal Feldman, Walter Zev
Arranger Broz, Avram -- אבֿרהם בראָז
Track comment: Part of Old Moldavian Klezmer Suite in E
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Dance
Length: 002:02

Title: Fun Der Khupe, (Khevrisa) -- פֿון דער חופּה (חבריסאַ)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Wedding/Dance
Song Comment: Part of "Suite in A Minor, A Freygish, D Freygish, D Minor"
On album: K-089(a) (Khevrisa/European Klezmer Music/Steven Greenman & W. Zev Feldman)
Track ID: 27911
Violin Greenman, Steven
Violin (Sekund-technique of rhythmic/harmonic accompaniment) Svigals, Alicia
Artist: Khevrisa
Bass Brotman, Stuart
Violin (Sekund-technique of rhythmic/harmonic accompanimentO Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger/Cimbal Feldman, Walter Zev
Track comment: Part of "Suite in A Minor, A Freygish, D Freygish, D Minor".
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 003:13

Title: Dobriden (Gm, Khevrisa) -- דאָברידען (גמ, חבריסע)
Composer: Drucker, Yosef -- דרוקער, יוסף
Composer: Kholodenko, Avram Moyshe -- כאָלאָדענקאָ, אבֿרמם משה
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
Song Comment: Composer probably either Yosef Drucker or Avram Moyhe Kholodenko
On album: K-089(a) (Khevrisa/European Klezmer Music/Steven Greenman & W. Zev Feldman)
Track ID: 27914
Violin Greenman, Steven
Violin (Sekund-technique of rhythmic/harmonic accompaniment) Svigals, Alicia
Artist: Khevrisa
Bass Brotman, Stuart
Violin (Sekund-technique of rhythmic/harmonic accompanimentO Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger/Cimbal Feldman, Walter Zev
Arranger Broz, Avram -- אבֿרהם בראָז
Track comment: Part of violin & cimbal music for the wedding table in G Minor
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 003:45

Title: Bughicis Terkisher Freylekhs -- בוגהיס טערקישער פֿרײלעכס
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
On album: K-089(a) (Khevrisa/European Klezmer Music/Steven Greenman & W. Zev Feldman)
Track ID: 27920
Artist: Khevrisa
Bass Brotman, Stuart
Violin (Sekund-technique of rhythmic/harmonic accompanimentO Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger/Cimbal Feldman, Walter Zev
Arranger Broz, Avram -- אבֿרהם בראָז
Track comment: Part of Old Moldavian Klezmer Suite in E
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 4:09

Title: Vos Hot Lib A Yidele -- וואָס האָט ליב אַ ייִדעלע
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Jews/Old Songs/Tsimbl/Violin/Dance
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)
On album: G-054(b) (Af Di Gasn Fun Der Shtot: Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- אויפֿ די גאַסן פֿון דער שטאָט: ביילע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 30948
Vocal/Violin/Arrangement Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Cimbalom Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
First line: Vos hot lib a yidele? (2x)
First line (Yiddish):וואָס האָט ליב אַ ייִדעלע? (2x)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 5:10

Title: S'iz Nito Keyn Nekhtn -- שױן אַװעק דער נעכטן
Also known as: Nye Zhuritse Khloptsi
Also known as: Shoyn Avek Der Nekhtn
Author: Zhitlovsky, Khaim -- זשיטלאָװסקי, חיים
Genre: Folk/Khasidic
Subject: Present/Future/Past/Whiskey/Opportunity/Afterworld
Origin: Belarsky 226/ML PYS 159/Alb S-063(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Alb C-005(c)
Transliteration: Belarsky 226/ML PYS 159/Alb S-063(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Rubin RRA 85
Translation: Alb S-063(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Alb C-005©/Rubin RRA 85
Music: Belarsky 72/ML PYS 159/Rubin RRA 85
Additional song notes: There Are No Yesterdays
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33148
Vocal/Arrangement Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal/Arrangement Brotman, Stuart
First line: Ne zhuritsia khloptsy, chto-is nami budet, my poedem do karchomki,
Language: Russian/Yiddish
Style: Khasidic/Folk
Length: 5:45

Title: S'iz Nito Keyn Nekhtn -- שױן אַװעק דער נעכטן
Also known as: Nye Zhuritse Khloptsi
Also known as: Shoyn Avek Der Nekhtn
Author: Zhitlovsky, Khaim -- זשיטלאָװסקי, חיים
Genre: Folk/Khasidic
Subject: Present/Future/Past/Whiskey/Opportunity/Afterworld
Origin: Belarsky 226/ML PYS 159/Alb S-063(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Alb C-005(c)
Transliteration: Belarsky 226/ML PYS 159/Alb S-063(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Rubin RRA 85
Translation: Alb S-063(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Alb C-005©/Rubin RRA 85
Music: Belarsky 72/ML PYS 159/Rubin RRA 85
Additional song notes: There Are No Yesterdays
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33149
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom/Arranger Brotman, Stuart
First line: Shoyn avek der nekhtn, nokh nito der morgen,
First line:שױן אַװעק דער נעכטן, נאָך ניטאָ דער מאָרגן,
Language: Russian/Yiddish
Style: Khasidic/Folk
Length: 5:45

Title: In Zaltsikn Yam -- אין זאַלטציקן ים
Author: S. Ansky -- ש. אַנסקי
Genre: Protest/Revolutionary/Militant
Subject: Bund/Worker/Freedom/Hope/Labor
Origin: Alb Y-007(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Alb B-086(a)/Sh Sh 185
Transliteration: Alb Y-007(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Alb B-086(a)
Translation: Alb Y-007(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Alb B-086(a)/Sh Sh 184
Additional song notes: In The Salty Ocean
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33150
Vocal/Arranger/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Electric Bass Brotman, Stuart
Vocal Coburn, Adrian
Vocal Kahan, Michael
Vocal Bundist Chorus of Silicon Valley
Vocal Glaser, Amelia
Vocal Seiler, Guido
First line: In zaltsikn yam fun di mentshlekhe trern, gefint zikh a…
First line (Yiddish):אין זאַלטציקן ים פֿון די מענטשלעכע טרערן, געפֿינט זיך אַ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Chorus
Length: 4:08

Title: Zog Maran -- זאָג מאַראַן
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Bugatch, (Shmuel) Samuel -- בוגאַטש, שמואל
Genre: Literary Origin/Persecution/
Subject: Spanish Inquisition/Peysekh/Passover/Marranos
Origin: ML YT 69/Alb C-015(a)/Alb R-007(a)/Kinderbuch 80/Alb L-038(a)
Transliteration: Kinderbuch 80/Alb R-007(a)/Alb F-005(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb L-004(d)/CD L-054(a)
Translation: Kinderbuch 80/Alb L-004(d)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb F-005(a)/Alb R-007(a)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Bugatch 213/Kinderbuch 80/SM Moscow 44
Additional song notes: Translit & Translat published in Alb L-038(a) Tell Me, Maran
On album: C-042(a) (Songs My Bubbe Should Have Taught Me Vol 1/Passover/Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble)
Track ID: 28394
Vocal Cahan-Simon, Lori
Piano Arnoff, Dr Melvin
Violin Greenman, Steven
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Greenman, Steven
First line: Zog, maran, du bruder mayner, vu iz greyt der seder dayner? In tifn heyl,...
First line (Yiddish):זאָג, מאַראַן, דו ברודער מײַנער, װוּ איז גרײט דער סדר דײַנער?
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Duet
Length: 03:38

Title: Peysekh Avek -- פּסח אַװעק
Author: Rivesman, Mordkhe -- ריװעסמאַן, מרדכי
Genre: Folk/Holiday
Subject: Peysekh/Shvues/Spring/Nature/Moses/Mount Sinai
Origin: Alb B-004(c)
Transliteration: CD C-042(a)/Alb B-004(c)
Translation: Alb B-004(c)/C-042(a)
On album: C-042(a) (Songs My Bubbe Should Have Taught Me Vol 1/Passover/Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble)
Track ID: 28396
Vocal Cahan-Simon, Lori
Guitar Shapiro, Henry
Violin Greenman, Steven
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom Fedoriouk, Alexander
Arranger Greenman, Steven
First line: Peysekh avek, shevues gekumen, vareme teg, s'blien di blumen, nor af tsvey...
First line (Yiddish):פּסח אַװעק, שבּועות געקומען, װאַראַמע טעג, ס'בליִען די בלומען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Sweetly/Duet/Concert
Length: 03:38

Title: Bernard Blacksberg Interview
Genre: Interview/Historical/Documentary
Subject: Bernrd Blacksberg
On album: B-094(a)
Track ID: 33118
Vocal Blacksberg, Bernard
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word

Title: Yavo Adir -- יבֿוא אדיר
Genre: Folk/Cumulative
Subject: Messiah/Praise/Redemption/Soon/Joy/Delight/Almighty/Havdola
Song Comment: Similar motiv to Shnirele Perele/ "Song At The End Of Days
Origin: Alb A-053(a)
Transliteration: Alb A-053(a)
Translation: Alb A-053(a)
Additional song notes: Adapted from a 1913 recording of Tane Burshtayn in Sludikov, near Kiev, Hebrew-Yiddish Song of Praise
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33119
Vocal/Drum/Arranger/Adaptor Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Yuvoy adir bimheru/yuvoy bukhir b'yomeni/ver-zhe vet dos zayn/ moshiakh…
First line:ובוא אדיר במהרה, יבוא בחור בימיני, ווער־זשע וועט דאָס זײַן, משיח צדקנו.
Language: Hebrew/Yiddish
Style: Chant/Hakafa Song (Praise)
Length: 4:05

Title: Libes Tants -- ליבעס טאַנץ
Genre: Klezmer
Subject: Toast/Klezmer/Clarinet/Friends/New York
On album: L-057(a) (Margo Leverett and the Klezmer Mountain Boys)
Track ID: 31083
Clarinet/Arranger Leverett, Margot
Bass Confurius, Marty
Guitar Selly, Joe
Violin Kosek, Kenny
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Mandolin Mitterhoff, Barry
First line: lomir makhn a l'khaym, ay, ay, ay, ay.
First line:לאָמיר מאַכן אַ ל'חײַם, אײַ, אײַ, אײַ, אײַ.
Style: Klezmer
Length: 3:40

Title: Burikes -- בוריקיס
Composer: Jassinovsky, Khazn Pinkhos -- יאַסינאָװסקי, פּינחס
Genre: Folk
Subject: Passover/Husband/Wife/Food/Poverty/Beets/Borsht
Origin: Schack 60
Transliteration: CD 042(a)/Schack 60
Translation: CD 042(a)
Music: Schack 59

Related information in folder 1003:On album: C-042(a) (Songs My Bubbe Should Have Taught Me Vol 1/Passover/Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble)
Track ID: 28384
Vocal Cahan-Simon, Lori
Guitar Shapiro, Henry
Violin Greenman, Steven
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Greenman, Steven
First line: Oy mayn man, vos vet zayn mikoyekh burikes? Ay ay.. Her mayn vayb, s'iz nokh..
First line (Yiddish):אױ מײַן מאַן, װאָס װעט זײַן מכּח בוריקעס? אײַ אײַ..הער מײַן װײַב...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/ConcertSpoken Word/Duet/Lament
Length: 3:25

Title: Tayere Malke -- טײַערע מלכּה
Also known as: Bim Bom (Tayere Malke)
Also known as: Der Bekher (Warshavsky)
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk/Holiday/Peysekh/Passover
Subject: Wife/Toast/Drinking/Passover/Enemies/Wine Cup/
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/Warshav 19/Alb M-029(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb B-004(c)Kinderbuch 84
Transliteration: Alb B-004(c)/Alb B-007(a)/Alb L-001(a)/Alb L-024(a)/Kinderbuch 85/CD K-029(j)
Translation: Alb L-024(a)/Kinderbuch 85/Alb B-007(a)/Alb T-018(a)/CD K-029(j)/Sh Sh 200
Music: ML YT 64/Kinderbuch 84
Additional song notes: Originally titled "Der Bekher"
On album: C-042(a) (Songs My Bubbe Should Have Taught Me Vol 1/Passover/Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble)
Track ID: 28385
Vocal Cahan-Simon, Lori
Saxaphones/Clarinet Tishler, Norm
Bass Shapiro, Henry
Accordion Mahovlich, Walt
Violin Greenman, Steven
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Greenman, Steven
First line: Tayere Malke, gezunt zolstu zayn, gis on dem bekher, dem bekher mit vayn,
First line (Yiddish):טײַערע מלכּה, געזונט זאָלסטו זײַן, גיס אָן דעם בעכער,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Sprightly/Klezmer/Duet
Length: 04:40

Title: Beserabia (Video) -- בעסעראַביע (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Place/Folk
Subject: Beserabia
On album: V0045
Track ID: 33898
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Performer Brave Old World
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Folk

Title: Berlin 1990 (Zing Mayn Fidele II, Video) -- בערלין 1990 (זינג מײַן פֿידעלע II, (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Fiddle/Song/Memory/Envy/Future/Yearning
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-031(i)
Translation: Alb R-031(i)
On album: V0045
Track ID: 33899
Vocal/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert

Title: Tshipe Dvore -- טשיפּע דבֿורה
Genre: Folk/Joy
Subject: Khanike/Wagon
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb R-034(i)
Additional song notes: Part of Medley with Kol Rinu/A Gants Fayn Mazl Tov
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32724
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Tshipe-dvore gey arop fun vogn, tshipe-dvore kh'vel dir epes zogn,
First line (Yiddish):טשיפּע־דבֿורה גיי אַראָפּ פֿון וואָגן, טשיפּע־דבֿורה כ'וועל דיר עפּעס זאָגן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:35

Title: Ikh Zits Mir In Shenkl -- איך זיץ מיר אין שענקל
Genre: Folk
Subject: Tavern/Drinking/Drunk/Family/Innkeeper/Violence/Wife Abuse
Origin: Alb A-053(a)
Transliteration: Alb A-053(a)
Translation: Alb A-053(a)
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33144
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Ikh zits mir in shenkl, ikh zits mir un ikh zorg, vifl der shener vet shenken
First line (Yiddish):איך זיץ מיר אין שענקל, איך זיץ מיר און איך זאָרג, וויפֿל דער שענקער וועט שענקען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 4:20

Title: Hey Hey Daloy Politsey -- הײ הײ דאַלױ פּאָליצײ
Also known as: Daloy Politsey
Also known as: In Ale Gasn
Genre: Revolutionary/Militant/Protest
Subject: Tsar/Police/Strike/Protest
Origin: Alb Y-007(a)/Alb B-086(a)
Transliteration: Alb Y-007(a)/Alb B-086(a)/Alb K-059(d)
Translation: Alb Y-007(a)/Alb B-086(a)/Alb K-059(d)
Music: Ephemera 113
Additional song notes: This song parodied in "In Ale Gasn"
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33146
Vocal/Guitar/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bandura Kytasty, Julian
First line: In ale gasn vu men geyt hert men zabostovkes, yinglekh…
First line (Yiddish):אין אַלע גאַסן װוּ מען גײט הערט מען זאַבאָסטאָװעקעס, ייִנגלעך און…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 3:12

Title: Es Geyt A Yeke -- עס גײט אַ יעקע
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/Lodz
Subject: Yeke/Food/Convalescence/Place/Marshin
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Flam 119/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Flam 119/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam 122
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32733
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Es geyt a yeke, mit a teke, er zukht puter, margarin bishum oyfn nishto tsu…
First line (Yiddish):עס גײט אַ יעקע, מיט אַ טעקע, ער זוכט פּוטער, מאַרגאַרין, בשום אויפֿן נישטאָ צו...
Language: Yiddish
Style: March/Central European
Length: 4:03

Title: Ver Klapt Do Azoy Shpet Banakht -- װער קלאַפּט דאָ שפּעט באַנאַכט
Also known as: Brontshele
Genre: Folk/Love/Courting
Subject: Family/Fear/Disapproval
Origin: Vinkov 1 49/Kipnis 60/Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 49/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Vinkov 1 49/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Vinkov 1 49/Kipnis 60
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32734
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Ver klapt es azoy shpet banakht, oy yankele bulyantshik, efn,efn brontshele
First line (Yiddish):װער קלאַפּט עס אַזױ שפּעט באַנאַכט, אוי יאַנקעלע בולײַנטשיק, עפֿן, עפֿן ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:24

Title: Klezmer: Fiddler on the Hoof
Genre: Klezmer/Documentary
Subject: Immigration/Wedding/Russia
On album: V-0051
Track ID: 33858
Producer Broughton, Simon
Performer Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Performer Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Performer Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Language: English/Russian/Yiddish
Style: Klezmer
Length: 50:00

Title: Tsum Tish -- צום טיש
Composer: Bjorling, Kurt
Genre: Instrumental
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32577
Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Style: Instrumental
Length: 2:56

Title: Di Shvue (Bund) -- די שבֿועה (בֿונד)
Author: S. Ansky -- ש. אַנסקי
Genre: Literary Origin/Anthem
Subject: Bund/Labor/Oath/Class/Anthem
Origin: Vinkov 4 17/Alb Y-007(a).ML MTAG /98/Gelb GB 57/Alb B-053(a)
Transliteration: Vinkov 4 17/Alb Y-007(a).ML MTAG 98/Alb 053(a)
Translation: Vinkov 4 17/Alb Y-007(a)/Alb 053(a)
Music: Vinkov 4 17/ML MTAG 98/Gelb GB 57
Additional song notes: Hymn of The Jewish Labor Bund
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33151
Vocal Bundist Chorus of Silicon Valley
Vocal Coburn, Adrian
Vocal/Arranger Glaser, Amelia
Vocal Kahan, Michael
Vocal Seiler, Guido
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Brider un shvester fun arbet un noyt, ale vos zaynen..
First line:ברידער און שװעסטער פֿון אַרבען און נױט, אַלע װאָס זײַנען צעזײט..
Language: Yiddish/Russian
Style: March/Chorus/Acapella
Length: 2:16

Title: Rikudl -- ריקודל
Genre: Nigun/Khasidic/Dance
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33152
Vocal/Violin/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Style: Nigun/Khasidic/Folk
Length: 1:57

Title: Dos Lid Fun Matse Bakn -- דאָס ליד פֿון מצה באַקן
Author: Der Tunkler -- דער טונקלער
Genre: Folk
Subject: Passover/Matzah/Labor/Baking/Service
Transliteration: CD 042(a)
Translation: CD 042(a)
On album: C-042(a) (Songs My Bubbe Should Have Taught Me Vol 1/Passover/Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble)
Track ID: 28387
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Greenman, Steven
First line: Mentshn getraye, farnumene un fraye, bay vemen es iz nor tsayt faran:
First line (Yiddish):מענטשן געטרײַע, פֿאַרנאָמענע און פֿרײַע, בײַ װעמען עס איז נאָר צײַט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 01:14

Title: Ma Nishtana (Malavasky) -- די פֿיר קשיות (מאַלאַװאַסקי)
Genre: Holiday/Ritual/Hagadah
Subject: Passover/Four Questions/Father/Difference/Night
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 52/Alb G-017(a)/Cardozo 90, 91
Transliteration: Coopersmith NJS 52/Alb G-017(a)/Alb C-047(a)/Cardozo 90, 91
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 52/G-017(a)/CD C-047(a)/Cardozo 90, 91
On album: C-042(a) (Songs My Bubbe Should Have Taught Me Vol 1/Passover/Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble)
Track ID: 28388
Vocal Cahan-Simon, Lori
Saxaphones/Clarinet Tishler, Norm
Violin Greenman, Steven
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Greenman, Steven
First line: Ma Nishtana...Tate, tate, ikh vil dir fregn di fir kashes, tate, tate,
First line:טאַטע, טאַטע, איך װיל דיר פֿרעגן די פֿיר קשיות, טאַטע טאַטע...
Language: Yiddish/Hebrew
Style: Folk/Chant
Length: 04:11

Title: A Zemerl Aza -- אַ זעמערל אַזאַ
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Joyful Tune/Man/Dust/Thinking/Senselessness/Present
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
On album: G-054(b) (Af Di Gasn Fun Der Shtot: Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman -- אויפֿ די גאַסן פֿון דער שטאָט: ביילע שעכטער-גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 30939
Vocal/Accordion/Drum/Arrangement Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Ya-ba-ba-ba-ba un ya-ba-ba-ba-ba zing ikh mir a zemerl, a zemerl aza.
First line (Yiddish):יאַ-באַ-באַ-באַ-באַ און יאַ-באַ-באַ-באַ-באַ זינג איך מור אַ זעמערל אַזאַ.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:41

Title: Soreles Bas Mitsve -- שׂרהלהס בתּ מצוה
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Bas Mitsve/Daughter/Rite/Parents/Family
Song Comment: Text adapted from Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman's "Tsu Benyumeles Bar Mitsve"
Transliteration: M-062(a)
Translation: M-062(a)
On album: M-062(a) (Mikveh -- מיקװה)
Track ID: 28141
Artist: Mikveh
Vocal/Text Adaptation Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Accordion Brody, Lauren
Clarinet Leverett, Margot
Double Bass Parrotti, Nicki
Violin/Arranger Svigals, Alicia
Arranger Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Tsi veyst ir voser tog s'iz haynt, s'iz soreles basmitsve, se kumen noente..
First line (Yiddish):צי װײסט איר װאַסער טאָג ס'איז הײַנט? ס'איז שׂרהלהס ב בת-מיצװה!
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Celebratory/Concert/Klezmer/Bulgar

Title: Vayl Ikh Bin A Yidele -- װײַל איך בין אַ ייִדעלע
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/Folk/Improvisation/Lodz
Subject: War/Victims
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb J-024(a)/Flam T 109/Alb C-035(c)/Alb R-031(i)/Alb B-126(a)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Flam T 109/Alb J-024(a)/Alb R-031(i)/Alb 126(a)
Music: Flam T 112/
Additional song notes: Because I'm a Jew Lodz Ghetto
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32726
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Arranger Bern, Alan
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Vayl ikh bin a yidele, zing ikh mir a lidele, vayl ikh bin a yid, zing ikh mir..
First line (Yiddish):װײַל איך בין אַ ייִדעלע, זינג איך מיר דאָס לידעלע,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 3:28

Title: Kaydankes Keytn -- קײַדאַנקעס קייטן
Also known as: S'iz Kaydankes Keytn
Also known as: Dray Zek Meyl
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Folk Poet/Holocaust
Subject: Lodz/Hunger/Thievery/Food/Shakles/Chains
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Flam B 62/Alb R-031(i)
Translation: Flam B 63/Alb R-031(i)
Music: Flam B 64
Additional song notes: Lodz Ghetto
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32727
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: S'iz kaydankes, kaytn, s'iz gute tsaytn, keyner tut zikh haynt nit shemen,
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז קײַדאַנקעס , קייטן, ס'איז גוטע צײַטן, קיינער טוט זיך הײַנט ניט שעמען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:08

Title: Vemen Veln Mir Dinen Brider? -- וועמען וועלן מיר דינען ברידער?
Genre: Folk/Solder/Lament
Subject: Tsar/Service/Food/Borsht/Bread/Cot/Barracks/Boots
Origin: Alb A-053(a)
Transliteration: Alb A-053(a)
Translation: Alb A-053(a)
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33132
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Vemen veln mir dinen brider, dem rusishe keyser brider, dem rusishe keyser dinen
First line (Yiddish):וועמען וועלן מיר דינען ברידער, דעם רוסישן קייסער ברידער, דעם רוסישן קייסער...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 4:41

Title: Amerike Hot Erklart -- אַמעריקע האָט ערקלערט
Also known as: Nor Zorgt Nisht Yidn
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Hope/Zionist/Lodz Ghetto
Subject: America/England/Eretz Yisroel
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb C-035(c)/Alb J-024(a)/Flam T 106/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Alb J-024(a)/Flam B 81/Flam T 106/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam B 80/Flam T 108/
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32737
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Nor zorgt nisht yidn un zay tsufridn, az undzere tsores veln nemen an ek,
First line (Yiddish):נאָר זאָרגט נישט ייִדן און זײַ צופֿרידן אַז אונדזערע צרות װעלן נעמען אַן עק,
Language: Yiddish
Style: March/Militant
Length: 4:20

Title: Kemfn -- קעמפֿן
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Holocaust/Resistance/Revolt
Subject: Freedom/Workers/Lodz/Merin
Origin: Alb R-031(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-031(i)/Flam B 68
Translation: Alb R-031(i)/Flam B 69
Music: Flam B 79
Additional song notes: Same melody as "Amerike Hot Erklert"
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32738
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Men darf tsu kemfn, shtark tsu kemfn, oy az der arbeter zol nisht laydn noyt,
First line (Yiddish):מען דאַרף צו קעמפֿן, שטאַרק צו קעמפֿן, אױ, אַז דער אַרבעטער זאָל נישט לײַדן...
Language: Yiddish
Style: March/ Militant
Length: 4:20

Title: Bobover Khupe Marsh -- באָבאָווער חופּה מאַרש
Composer: Mandelbaum, Azriel
Genre: Instrumental/Khasidic/Bobov
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32741
Arranger Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Piano Bern, Alan
Fiddle/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
Language: Instrumental
Style: Stately
Length: 6:56

Title: Royz Royz -- רױז רױז
Also known as: Golus Goles
Genre: Folk/Khasidic/
Subject: Rose/Exile/Golus/Shkhine/Forest
Song Comment: Adapted from Hungarian Gypsy shepherd tune
Origin: Kipnis 100 224/Alb R-034(h)
Transliteration: Rubin Voi 247/Alb M-026(a)/Alb R-034(h)
Translation: Rubin Voi 247/M-062(a)/Alb 034(h)
Additional song notes: Kipnes, p 224 credits the "Riminiver Rebbe" with the text after - hearing a shepherd singing "Royz Royz". Khana Mlotek is cited in - CD liner notes that text was composed by "Rabbi Isaac Taub" after - hearing the shepherd. Pasternak, p 160 (Beyond Hava Nagila) - credits "Rabbi Isaac of Kalev", also that some credit "Rabbi - Hershel of Riminev" / Brave Old World credits Isaac of Kalev.
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32571
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Musical Director/Melodica Bern, Alan
First line: Vald vald, vi groys bistu, royz royz vi vayt bistu, vold der vald nit azoy…
First line (Yiddish):װאַלד, װאַלד, װי גרױס ביסטו, רױז, רױז, װי װײט ביסטו,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Marmorosh -- מאַרמאַראָש
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
On album: R-034(h) (Brave Old World/ Bless The Fire)
Track ID: 32572
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Director/Piano/Accordion/Melodica Bern, Alan
Violin/Percussion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Bassett Horn Bjorling, Kurt
Bass/Tsimbl/Tilinca Brotman, Stuart
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 3:53

Title: A Jumpin Night in the Garden of Eden
Genre: Klezmer/Documentary
Subject: Kapelye/Klezmer Conservatory Band
On album: V0003
Track ID: 33857
Performer Klezmer Conservatory Band
Performer Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Performer Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Performer Bressler, Judy
Performer Byron, Don
Producer/Director Goldman, Michal
Language: English
Style: Klezmer
Length: 75:00

Title: An American Treasure/A Gala Concert
Genre: Concert/Revue/Theatre
Subject: Yiddish Theatre/Folksbiene
On album: V0002 (An American Treasure/A Gala Concert Celebrating Yiddish Theatre (Video))
Track ID: 33834
Producer Isaacson, Robert
Director Walker, Adam
Performer Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Performer Barry, Claire
Performer Bikel, Theodore
Performer King, Alan
Honoree Libeskind, Daniel
Honoree/Performer Melamed, Leo
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: Theatre/Concert/Revue
Length: 127

Title: Freyen Zikh Iz Gut (Video) -- פֿרײען זיך איז גוט (ווידיאָ)
Author: Barditshever, Zelig -- באַרדיטשעװער, זעליג
Genre: Folk/Literary Origin
Subject: Poverty/Troubles/Food/Potato/Celebration/Knishes/Drink/Laugh
Origin: Vinkov 3 183/Alb B-024(a)/Alb G-070(a)/Lifshitz 31/Alb L-062(a)
Transliteration: Vinkov 3 183/Alb G-070(a)/Lifshitz 31/Alb L-062(a)
Translation: Vinkov 3 183/Alb G-070(a)
Music: Vinkov 3 181/Lifshitz 31
Additional song notes: It's good to rejoice
On album: V0166 (Arkady Gendler Sings Zelik Barditchever's Songs/ Freyen Zikh iz Gut (Video))
Track ID: 35753
Performer Gendler, Arkady -- גענדלער, אַרקאַדי
Keyboard/Commentator Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Folk/Concert

Title: Itzak Perlman in the Fiddler's House
Author: Arntz, James
Author: Lukinson, Sara
Genre: Klezmer/Documentary
Subject: Musicians/Technique/Modern Klezmer Groups
On album: V0014
Track ID: 33827
Performer Perlman, Itskhak
Performer Buttons, Red
Performer Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Performer Kozlowski, Leopold -- קאָזלאָװסקי, ל.
Artist: Brave Old World
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
Artist: Klezmatics
Artist: Klezmer Conservatory Band
Director Lenzer, Don
Director DuBose, Glenn
Editor Waletzky, Josh -- װאָלעטסקי, יהודה
Performer Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Language: English
Length: 55:00

Title: Kol Rinu -- קול רנה
Also known as: Psalm 118:15-16
Genre: Psalm/Biblical/Wedding
Subject: Jerusalem/Exultation/Bride/Bridegroom/JoyPsalm 118:15-16
Origin: Pasternak CH 148/Alb N-010(b)/Alb B-016(a)/Alb B-021(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-010(b)/Pasternak CH 90/Alb B-021(a)
Translation: Pasternak CH 148/Alb N-010(b)/Alb B-016(a)/Alb B-021(a)
Additional song notes: The voice of exulting and salvation as in the tents of...
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32722
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Kol rinu veyeshiu beoholay tsadikim, khusn kale a mazl tov, ale gest a mazl tov,
First line (Yiddish):קןל רנה וישועה באהלי צדיקם, חתן־כּלה אַ מזל־טובֿ, אַלע מחותנים אַ מזל־טובֿ,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:35

Title: Geto Getunya -- געטאָ געטוניע
Author: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Composer: Hershkowitz, Yankele -- הערשקאָװיץ, יאַנקעלע
Genre: Holocaust/Folk Poetry
Subject: Lodz/Ghetto/Food/Unemployment
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Flam T 78/Flam B 59/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Flam T 78/Flam B 59/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam T 82/Flam B 58
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32735
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Arranger Bern, Alan
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Geto getunya geokhna kokhana, tish taka malutka e taka szubrana, ver es hot a…
First line:Geto getunya geokhna kokhana, tish taka malutka e taka szubrana,.. ווער עס האָט
Language: Yiddish/Polish
Length: 4:06

Title: Ver Klapt Do Azoy Shpet Banakht (Geto) -- װער קלאַפּט דאָ שפּעט באַנאַכט (געטאָ)
Also known as: Ver Klapt Es
Genre: Folk/Holocaust/Lodz Ghetto
Subject: Love/Family/Fear/Hunger
Origin: Vinkov 1 49/ML SOG/Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb C-035(c)/Flam T 183/Alb R-034(i)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/Flam T 183/Alb R-034(i)
Music: Flam T 186
Additional song notes: Geto version of folk song
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32736
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Ver klapt do azoy shpet banakht, es klapt di geto-hunger,
First line (Yiddish):װער קלאַפּט דאָ אַזױ שפּעט באַנאַכט, עס קלאַפּט די געטאָ־הונגער,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 4:24

Title: Oyfn Pripetshik (Warshavsky, Video) -- אױפֿן פּריפּעטשיק (וואַרשאַווסקי, (ווידיאָ)
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Children/Alphabet/Education/Learning/Rebbe/Kheyder/School
Origin: ML MTAG 2/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 24/Alb A-001(h)/Alb G-026(a)/Alb R-022(a)
Transliteration: Alb R-022(a)/ML MTAG 2/Alb B-004(c)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb D-016(a)/
Translation: Alb S-083(a)/Alb L-024(b)/GYF 27/Kinderbuch 167/Alb G-017(a)/Sh Sh 196
Music: ML MTAG 2/GYF 25/Metro Scher 24
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34147
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Oyfn pripetshik brent a fayerl, un in shtub iz heys.
First line (Yiddish):אױפֿן פּריפּעטשיק ברענט אַ פֿײַערל, און אין שטוב איז הײס.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Mayn Shtetele Belz (Video) -- מײַן שטעטעלע בעלז (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Theatre/Nostalgia/Memory
Subject: Place/Belz/Childhood
Origin: GYF 20/ML PYS 260/Alb G-035(b)/Vinkov 5 309
Transliteration: Alb B-007(c)/GYF 23/Alb L-048(a)/Alb B-007(c)/Alb G-013(c)/ML PYS 260
Translation: Alb H-006(a)/Alb L-023(b)/GYF 23/Alb J-024(a)1/Alb K-029(g)/Vinkov 5 311
Music: GYF 20/Estella 26/ML PYS 260/Vinkov 5 308
Additional song notes: From the play "Ghetto Song" or "Song of the Ghetto
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34148
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Belz, mayn shtetele Belz, Mayn heymele vu ikh hob mayne...
First line (Yiddish):בעלז, מײַן שטעטעלע בעלז, מײַן היימעלע װוּ איך האָב מײַנע קינדערשע
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Yoshke Fort Avek (Video) -- יאָשקע פֿאָרט אַװעק (ווידיאָ)
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: V0040
Track ID: 34150
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Koyf mir nit keyn lokenes un makh mir nit sheyn,
First line (Yiddish):קױף מיר ניט קײן לאָקענעס און מאָך מיר ניט שײן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Dem Ganevs Yikhes -- דעם גנבֿס יחוּס
Also known as: Dem Rebns Nign (Dem Ganevs...)
Also known as: Nign Khasidi
Also known as: Shmaravoznik
Also known as: Vos Bistu Broyges
Also known as: Vos Bistu Ketsele Broyges
Also known as: Yikhes
Genre: Folk/Underground/Thieves/Humorous/Insulting
Subject: Pedigree/Family/Father/Mother/Sister/Brother/Occupation
Song Comment: Same melody as "Dem Rebns Nigun"
Origin: Kotlansky 139/CD S-100(a)
Transliteration: Kotlansky 139/Alb K-020(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Alb J-024(a)CD L-054(a)
Translation: Alb J-024(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Kotylan 139/Alb Z-010(b)/CD S-100(a)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Kotlyan 140

Related information in folder 205:On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32729
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Vos bistu, ketsele, oy, broyges? Vos geyst aropgelozt di noz?
First line (Yiddish):װאַס ביסטו, קעצעלע, אוי, ברוגז? װאָס גייסט אַרופּגעלאָזט די נאָז?
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 5:58

Title: Vinter 1942 - Geto Lodz -- װינטער 1942 - געטאָ לאָדז
Also known as: Dem Ganevs Yikhes (Vinter 1942)
Author: Harel, Miriam -- האַרעל, מיריאַם
Genre: Holocaust/Lodz/Lament
Subject: Fear/Hunger/Family/Death/Horror
Origin: Alb R-034(i)
Transliteration: Alb R-034(i)/Flam 149
Translation: Alb R-034(i)/Flam 149
Music: Flam 151
Additional song notes: Lodz Ghetto
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32730
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Accordion/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle/Percussion/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Bass/Cello/Cymbalom/Trombone/Fiddle Brotman, Stuart
First line: Tate-mame lign in beys-olam, der bruder iz avekgeshikt, di shvester krank...
First line (Yiddish):טאטע מאַמע ליגן אין בית-עולם, דער ברודער איז אַװעקגעשיקט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Mournfully
Length: 4:24

Title: Makh Tsu Di Eygelekh -- מאַך צו די אײגעלעך
Also known as: Got Hot Di Velt Farmakht
Author: Shpigl, Isaiah -- שפּיגל, ישעיה
Composer: Beyglman, David -- בײגלמאַן, דוד
Genre: Lullaby/Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Child/Homeless/Fear/Destruction
Origin: Kaczer 92/Alb B-011(a)/Alb D-004(g)/ML WAH 052/Alb R34(i)
Transliteration: Flam B 147/Alb C-035(c)/Alb F-032(c)/ML WAH 52/Alb Z-010(g)/Duhl 219/B-095(b)
Translation: Alb C-035(c)/ML WAH 52/Alb Z-010(g)/Alb B-011(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Duhl 212/Flam B
Music: ML WAH 52/Flam T 187
Additional song notes: First sung at the Culture House of the Lodz Ghetto, written after - the death of the author's daughter, Eva. Banned by the Jewish - Council because it spoke too openly of suffering and Nazi - terroris See Duhl Doctoral Thesis.
On album: R-034(i) (Brave Old World/Dos Gezang Fin Geto Lodzh/Song Of The Lodz Ghetto/ LODZH -- דאָס געזאַנג פֿון געטאָ לאָדז)
Track ID: 32731
Artist: Brave Old World
Musical Dirctor/Piano/Arranger Bern, Alan
Bass Clarinet Bjorling, Kurt
Vocal/Fiddle Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Makh tsu di eygelekh, Ot kumen feygelekh Un krayzn do arum.
First line (Yiddish):מאַך צו די אײגעלעך, אַט קומען פֿײגעלעך און קרײַזן דאָ אַרום.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Tango
Length: 3:11

Title: Internatsional -- אינטערנאַציאָנאַל
Author: Pottier, Eugene
Composer: Degeyter, Pierre
Genre: Anthem/Revolutionary/Militant
Subject: Hunger/Slavery/Freedom/Class/Revolution
Origin: Kaczer Undzer 6/Alb A-053(a)
Transliteration: Kinderland 27/Alb A-053(a)
Translation: Alb A-053(a)
Music: Kaczer Undzer 6/Alloy 10
Additional song notes: Yiddish translators not credited./ Several transliterated versions in Kinderland 27/ See Alloy 10 for English version

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Related information in folder 1562:On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33142
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Yiddish Translation (may have been from French original Ansky, Sh.
First line: Shteyt oyf, ir farvoglte shklfn ir brider fun arbet, shteyt oyf! Es klingt shoyn
First line (Yiddish):שטייט אויף, איר פֿאַרוואָגלט שקלאַפֿן, איר ברידער פֿון אַרבעט, שטייט אויף! עס קלינגט
Language: Yiddish
Style: Ensemble/March
Length: 2:19

Title: Tam Proryty Iamy Nory
Also known as: Where Pits And Holes Are Dug Into…
Genre: Folk/Russian/Lament
Subject: Miner/Mines/Labor/Danger/Machinery/Space
Origin: Alb A-053(a)
Transliteration: Alb A-053(a)
Translation: Alb A-053(a)
Additional song notes: Where pits and holes are dug into the ground
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33123
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Arranger Coburn, Adrian
First line: Tam proryty lamy, nory, tam rabotaiut shakhtery.
Language: Russian
Style: Folk/Acapella/Choral
Length: 1:56

Title: Hot Hashem Yisborakh Arupgeshikt A…
Also known as: Der Shem Yisborakh
Genre: Folk/Cumulative
Subject: God/Puppy/Pears/
Transliteration: Vorbei 374
Additional song notes: Patterned after "Hagadyo" or "Shikt A Har A Poyerl In Vald"
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33120
Vocal/Accordion/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Hot hashem yisborekh aropgeshikt a beymele arop, a beymele arop,
First line (Yiddish):האָט השם יתברך אַראָפּגעשיקט אַ ביימעלע אַראָפּ, אַ ביימעלע אַראָפּ,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 5:57

Title: Chto Shakhterska Zhizn' Prokliata
Also known as: How Cursed Is A Miner's Life
Genre: Folk/Russian/Lament
Subject: Miner/Labor/Drunkeness/Tavern/Nakedness/Poverty
Origin: Alb A-053(a)
Transliteration: Alb A-053(a)
Translation: Alb A-053(a)
Additional song notes: How cursed is a miner's life
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33121
Vocal/Arranger Ivakh, Alina -- איוואַך, אַלינאַ
Vocal/Arranger Slavina, Evgenia
Arranger Coburn, Adrian
Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Chto shakhterska zhizn' prokliata, kto ne vedaet pro to?
Language: Russian
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 0:49

Title: Net Rebiatushki Trudnei
Also known as: There's Nothing Harder Guys
Genre: Folk/Russian/Lament
Subject: Minor/Labor/Drunkeness/Poverty
Origin: Alb A-053
Transliteration: Alb A-053
Translation: Alb A-053
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33122
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal/Arranger Coburn, Adrian
Vocal Forry, Mark
Vocal Kahan, Michael
Vocal Kuperman, Viktor
Vocal Lline, Alexandre
First line: Net, rebiatushki, trudnei, kak rabota shakterei:
Language: Russian
Style: FolkAcapella
Length: 2:11

Title: Baleboste Zisinke -- באַל־הביתטע זיסענקע
Genre: Folk/Double Entendre
Subject: Hostess/Food/Rolls/Fish/Charm
Origin: Alb A-053(a)
Transliteration: Alb A-053(a)
Translation: Alb A-053(a)
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33129
Vocal/Accordion/Violin/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cymbalom/Baraban Brotman, Stuart
First line: Baleboste zisinke, zisinke balaboste, balaboste frishinke, frishinke bulkelekh,
First line (Yiddish):בּעל־הביתטע זיסינקע בּעל־הביתטע, בּעל־הביתטע פֿרישינקע, פֿרישינקע בולקעלעך
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 3:28

Title: Dybbuk Nign -- דיבוק ניגן
Genre: Theater/Nigun
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33130
Vocal/Accordion/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom/Arranger Brotman, Stuart
Style: Nigun/Khasidic
Length: 2:24

Title: Fun Der Shtub -- פֿון דער שטוב
Also known as: Fin Der Shtib
Genre: Folk/Soldier/Lament/Place
Subject: ConscriptionWar/Kharbin/Separation/Equipment/Weapon
Origin: Alb A-053(a)
Transliteration: Alb A-053(a)
Translation: Alb A-053(a)
Additional song notes: Recorded under title "Fin Der Shtib"
On album: A-053(a) (The Upward Flight/ The Musical World of S. An-sky/ Michael Alpert/ Stuart Brotman)
Track ID: 33131
Vocal/Arranger Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Fun der shtub bin ikh aroysgegangen, un in droysn iz eyn yomer mit eyn klug,
First line (Yiddish):אין דרויסן בין איך אַרויסגעגאַנגן, מיט איין יאָמער, מיט איין קלוג,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella
Length: 2:34

Title: Papirosn (Video) -- פּאַפּיראָסן (ווידיאָ)
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: Author was inspired to write song after seeing child peddlers during German occupation of Grodno in WWI. See liner notes Alb S-083(a)
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34153
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: A kalte nakht, a nebeldike finster umetum, shteyt a...
First line (Yiddish):אַ קאַלטע נאַכט, אַ נעפלדיקע פֿינסטער אומעטום, שטײט אַ ייִנגעלע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen (Video) -- ראָזשינקעס מיט מאַנדלען (ווידיאָ)
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
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)
Music: ML MTAG 05/Bikel 99/Vinkov 4 188/SM Scher 11
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.
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34154
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: In dem beys-hamikdosh, In a vinkl kheyder, zitst di almone..
First line (Yiddish):אין דעם בית־המקדש, אין אַ װינקל־חדר, זיצט די אַלמנה בת־ציון…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Mazl (Video) -- מזל (ווידיאָ)
Author: Picon, Molly -- פּיקאָן, מאָלי
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Lament
Subject: Life/Fate/Happiness/Regret
Origin: GYF 48/Alb F-024(e)/Metro Scher 30
Transliteration: Alb K-007(a)/Warem 136/GYF 48/Alb D-004(k)/Alb W-031(a)/Metro Scher 13
Translation: Alb T-015(c)/GYF 51/Alb D-004(k)/Alb W-031(a)/
Music: Warem 136/GYF 49/Metro Scher 13
Additional song notes: Good Fortune Introduced in the film "Mamele".
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34155
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Mazl, du sheynst a mol far yedn, Far yedn nor nit far mir, mazl du breyngst...
First line (Yiddish):מזל, דו שײנסט אַ מאָל פֿאַר יעדן, פֿאַר יעדן נאָר ניט פֿאַר מיר,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Der Rebe Elimeylekh (Video) -- דער רבּי אלימלך (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Khasidim/Rebe/Klezmer/Musicians/Drinking
Origin: ML MTAG 168/Alb R-022(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Metro Album 49
Transliteration: ML MTAG 168/Alb B-007(b)/Alb W-010(a)/Alb R-022(a)/Metro Album 44
Translation: Alb B-007(b)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb R-022(a)/Alb R-033(a)/Alb W-010(a)/Vorbei 376
Music: ML MTAG 168/Metro Album 44
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34156
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Az der Rebe Elimeylekh iz gevorn zeyer freylekh, iz gevorn..
First line (Yiddish):אז דער רבּי אלימלך איז געװאָרן זײער פֿרײלעך, איז געװאָרן זײער...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Oy Vey Tate (Video) -- אױ װײ טאַטע (ווידיאָ)
Author: Segal, William -- װיליאַם סיגאַל
Genre: Theater/Chassidic/Nigun
Subject: Father/God/
Additional song notes: From the musical "A Khasene In Shtetl"
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34158
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Oy vey tate, hartsidiker foter, oy vey tate, ya ba ba bam,
First line (Yiddish):אױ װײ טאַטע, האַרצידיקער פֿאָטער, אױ װײ טאַטע, יאַ באַ בֿט באַם,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop/Theater/Chassidic

Title: Lomir Ale Zingen A Zemerl (Video) -- לאָמיר אַלע זינגען אַ זמרל (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Folk/Humorous/Video
Subject: Class/Rich/Poor/Food/Meat/Fish/Bread/Tsimes/Contrast
Origin: ML MTAG 156/Alb B-007(a)/Alb J-034(a)/Sheet Music Moskow 30/Epelboym 27
Transliteration: ML MTAG 156/Alb B-007(a)/K-059(d)/Alb J-034(a)/Sheet Music Moskow 30
Translation: Alb B-017(a)/Alb F-001(c)/Alb A-034(a)/Epelboym 27
Music: ML MTAG 156/Sheet Music Moskow 30/Epelboym 27
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34160
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Lomir ale zingen, lomir ale zingen, a zemerl, a zemerl, lekhem iz
First line (Yiddish):לאָמיר אַלע זינגען, לאָמיר אַלע זינגען, אַ זמרל, אַ זמרל צו גאָט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Oyfn Veg Shteyt A Boym (Video) -- אױפֿן װעג שטײט אַ בױם (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Child/Mother/Burdens/Birds/Tree/Imagination/Mother Love
Song Comment: P. Laskovski sometimes credited as composer./ From "Volkns Ibern Dakh"
Origin: ML MTAG 164/Manger 369/Manger Illust/Alb L-023(a)/Alb F-024(e)/GYF 66
Transliteration: GYF 67/ML MTAG 164/ L-022(a)/Alb A-044(a)/Alb F-018(a)/CD L-054(a)/CD O-016(a)
Translation: Leftwich GP 547/GYF 67/Alb L-004(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Alb T-015(c)/Manger Wolf 102/
Music: ML MTAG 164/
Additional song notes: See also illustration in Manger Illust
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34161
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Oyfn veg shteyt a boym, shteyt er eyngeboygn, ale feygl funem boym zaynen…
First line (Yiddish):אױפֿן װעג שטײט אַ בױם, שטײט ער אײַנגעבױגן, אַלע פֿײגל פֿונעם…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Tum Balalayke (Video) -- טום באַלאַלײַקע (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Folk/Love/Courtship/Riddle
Subject: Love/Riddle
Origin: ML MTAG 30/GYF 76/Alb G-026(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb C-015(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 30/Alb S-083(a)/Alb S-085(a)/Alb S-056(a)/Alb N-002(a)/
Translation: Alb N-002(a)/Silverman SJP 5/Alb Y-018(b)/GYF 79/Alb K-29(g)/Schwartz 2
Music: ML MTAG 31/GYF 77/Schwartz 2
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. Org, Translit & Translt on Alb B-211(a)
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34162
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Shteyt a bokher un er trakht, Trakht un trakht a gantse...
First line (Yiddish):שטײט אַ בחור און ער טראַכט, טראַכט און טראַכט אַ גאַנצע נאַכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Tsen Kopikes (Video) -- צען קאָפּיקעס (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Theatre/Vaudeville/Shund
Subject: Money/Kopikes/Borrowing/Courtship
Song Comment: Similar to "I've Got Sixpence"
Origin: ML MTAG 42/
Transliteration: ML MTAG 42/Alb S-083(a)/Alb L-002(a)/
Translation: Alb L-002(a)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb P-030(a)/
Music: ML MTAG 42/
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34163
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Tsen kopikes hob ikh, un tsen vel ikh mir layen,
First line (Yiddish):צען קאָפּיקעס האָב איך, און צען װעל איך מיך לײַען, כ'װעל נעמען..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Mayn Yidishe Meydele (Video) -- מײַן ייִדישע מײדעלע (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Theater
Subject: Charm/Beauty/Love
Origin: Kammen 25F 61
Transliteration: Warem 132/Alb K-029(h)/Kammen 25F 12/Ephemera 399
Translation: Alb G-013(c)/Alb K-029(h)/Ephemeral 399
Music: Kammen 25F 61/ Warem 132
Additional song notes: From Yiddish Musical Titled "Mayn Yidishe Meydele," 1926
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34164
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Mayn Yidishe meydele, zi iz azoy sheyn, Mayn Yidishe…
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ייִדישע מײדעלע, זי איז אַזױ שײן, מײַן ייִדישע מײדעלע, מיט…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Shloymele Malkele (Video) -- שלמהלע מלכּהלע (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Theater
Subject: Brother/Sister/Love/
Origin: Metro Scher 30
Transliteration: Alb K-007(a)/Metro Scher 16
Translation: Alb M-068(a)55
Music: Metro Scher 16
Additional song notes: From the musical "Dos Galitsiyaner Rebele". Shloymele" is an imposter and not biologically related to (Malkele)
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34165
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: A shvester bin ikh dir a trayer, Oy, bruderl, her zikh nor
First line (Yiddish):אַ שװעסטער בין איך אַ טײַערע, אױ ברודער, הער זיך נאָר אײַן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Bay Mir Bistu Sheyn (Video) -- בײַ מיר ביסטו שײן (ייִדיש (ווידיאָ)
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Theatre/American/Pop/Swing
Subject: Love/Beauty/Appearance
Origin: GYF 40/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-029(e)/Alb G-035(b)
Transliteration: Estella 4/Alb K-007(a)/GYF 43/Alb K-059(d)/
Translation: GYF 43/
Music: Estalla 4/GYF 41/
Additional song notes: English Version by Cahn and Chaplin
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34166
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Ven du zolst zayn shvarts vi a toter, ven du host…
First line (Yiddish):װען דו זאָלסט זײַן שװאַרץ װי אַ טאָטער, װען דו האָסט אײגעלעך װי..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop

Title: Shvartse Karshelekh (Video) -- שװאַרצע קאַרשעלעך (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Folk/Humorous/Waltz
Subject: Courting/Girls/Lament/Rejection
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 1458
Translation: Rubin Oak 64/Alb N-011(a)/Alb R-07(f)2/Alb T-015(c)/Alb B-005(b)/Ephemera 1458
Music: ML MTAG 28
Additional song notes: Black Cherries Ephemera 1458: See 2015 program for translat and translit
On album: V0040
Track ID: 34167
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Piano/Musical Director Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kaufman, Ibi
First line: Shvartse karshelekh rayst men un grine lozt men shteyn, shayne maydelekh...
First line (Yiddish):שװאַרצע קאַרשעלעך רײַסט מען און גרינע לאָזט מען שטײַן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop

Title: Almonds and Wine (Video)
Genre: Musical
Subject: Mother/Matchmaking/Marriage/Pogrom/EmigrationGenerational
Additional song notes: Background Music - Di Mame Iz Gegangen
On album: V0240 (Almonds and Wine (Video))
Track ID: 36558
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
First line: Di mame iz gegangen in mark arayn nokh koiln, hot zi mir brakht a meydele fun..
First line (Yiddish):די מאַמאַ איז געגאַנגען אין מאַרק אַרײַן נאָך קוילן, האָט זי מיר געבראַכט אַ מיידעלע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer

Title: Bessarabian Freylekhs
On album: B-114(a) (Traditional and Original Klezmer Music featuring Daniel Blacksberg and Michael Winograd in honor of Society Hill Synagogues 40th Anniversary)
Track ID: 40378
Accordion Moricke, Sanne
poyk Alexander, Aaron
violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
trombone Blacksberg, Dan
Clarinet Winograd, Michael -- ווינאָגראַד, מ.
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer/Dance
Length: 5:09

Title: Minsker Nign (Video) -- מינסקער ניגון (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Literary Origin/Holocaust/Place
Subject: Memory/Ghetto/Enemies/Memory/Poets/Musicians
Transliteration: Alb M-095(c)
Translation: Alb M-095(c)
Additional song notes: Minsk Melody
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36365
Vocal/Clarinet/Flute/Poyk/Keyboard/Music Direction Slepovitch, Dmitri
Violin/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
First line: Ikh blondzhe iber di gasn fun der geto, in yeder fenster zest rak penimer fun...
First line (Yiddish):איך בלאָנדזשע איבער די גאַסן פֿון דער געטאָ אין יעדער פֿענסטער זעסט רק פּנימער...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Classical

Title: A Pastekhl (Variant, Video) -- (אַ פּאַסטעכל (וואַריאַנט
Genre: Folk/Multilingual/Metaphor/Allegory
Subject: Shepherd/Sheep/Lost/Horns/Hooves/God/Exile/Lament/Bones
Transliteration: Alb M-095(c)
Translation: Alb M-095(c)
Additional song notes: A Shepherd (Additional lyrics by Dmitri Slepovitch
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36366
Flute/Vocal/Arrangement/Poyk Slepovitch, Dmitri
Violin Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbolim Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Bass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
First line: Iz geven amol a pastekhl, a pastekhl, iz ba im farlorn gegangen a shefele,...
First line:איז געװען אַ מאָל אַ פּאַסטעכל, אַ פּאַסטעכל, איז באַ אים פֿאַרלאָרן...
Language: Yiddish/Ukranian
Style: Klezmer/Concert/Rap/Reggae

Title: In Der Oys S'iz Finster (Video) -- אין דער אָויס ס'איז פֿינסטער (ווידיאָ)
Composer: Unknown Survivor
Genre: Folk/Love
Subject: Love/Courting/Father
Additional song notes: It's Dark Outside
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36367
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: In der oys s'iz finster(2), s'iz shpet bay nakht,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Acapella

Title: Dobranotch and Carahod Suite (Video)
Composer: Unknown Survivor
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Dances
Additional song notes: Carahods - Circle Danaces
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36368
Clarinet/Flute/Poyk/Keyboard/Music Direction Slepovitch, Dmitri
Violin/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
Style: Pop/Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Polka Suite
Genre: Medley/Klezmer
Additional song notes: Shabasouka/ Kurtze Polka (A Shirt Polka) / Zavarukhi
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36369
Clarinet/Flute/Poyk/Keyboard/Music Direction Slepovitch, Dmitri
Violin/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
Style: Pop/Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: S'iz Nito Keyn Nekhtn (Video) -- ס'איז ניטאָ קײן נעכטן (ווידיאָ)
Author: Zhitlovsky, Khaim -- זשיטלאָװסקי, חיים
Genre: Folk/Chassidic/Drinking
Subject: Present/Future/Past/Whiskey/Opportunity/Afterworld
Origin: Belarsky 226/ML PYS 159/Alb S-063(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Alb C-005(c)
Transliteration: Belarsky 226/ML PYS 159/Alb S-063(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Rubin RRA 85
Translation: Alb S-063(a)/Alb A-053(a)/Alb C-005©/Rubin RRA 85
Music: Belarsky 72/ML PYS 159/Rubin RRA 85
Additional song notes: There Are No Yesterdays
On album: V-0229
Track ID: 36371
Clarinet/Vocal Slepovitch, Dmitri
Violin/Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbolom Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Bass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
First line: S'iz nisto keyn nekhtn, s'iz nokh nito der morgn,
First line:ס'איז נישטאָ קײן נעכטן, ס'איז נאָך ניטאָ דער מאָרגן,
Language: Yiddish/Ukrainian
Style: Folk/Concert/Chassidic

Title: Khtseys, Volekh and Fun Der Khupe (Video)
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36356
Clarinet/Flute/Poyk/Keyboard/Music Direction Slepovitch, Dmitri
Violin/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
Style: Pop/Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Rubin's Dance (Video)
Composer: Rubin, Michael
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36357
Clarinet/Flute/Poyk/Keyboard/Music Direction Slepovitch, Dmitri
Violin/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
Style: Pop/Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Der Alter Sher (Video) -- דער אַלטער שער (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Dance/Sher
Additional song notes: The Old Sher (Scissors Dance"
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36358
Clarinet/Flute/Poyk/Keyboard/Music Direction Slepovitch, Dmitri
Violin/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
Style: Pop/Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Mendl Parikmakher (Video) -- מענדל פּאַריקמאַכער (ווידיאָ)
Genre: Folk/Klezmer/Humorous
Subject: Barber/Occupation/Musician/Wedding/Celebration
Transliteration: ALB M-095c)
Translation: Alb M-095(c)
Additional song notes: Mendl The Wigmaker
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36359
Vocal/Clarinet/Flute/Poyk/Keyboard/Music Direction Slepovitch, Dmitri
Violin/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Cimbalom Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Contrabass Bergren-Chrisman, Taylor
First line: Yest yevreykoe mestechko vozle shtot Bobruisk, mnogo muzykantov fun der...
Language: Yiddish/Ukranian
Style: Pop/Klezmer/Folk/Concert

Title: Excerpt From Pesrev #2 In Mogen Oves Mode
Composer: Rushefsky, Pete -- רושעפֿסקי, פּינחס
Genre: Klezmer/Tsimbolom
Additional song notes: This is a video
On album: V0229 (Dmitri Slepovitch & Friends live at Baruch Performing Arts Center June 15, 2010 (Video))
Track ID: 36360
Violin/Accordion Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Style: Pop/Instrumental/Klezmer/Tsimbl Solo

Title: Badd-Khones
On album: S-114(a) (Solomon& Socalled / hiphopkhasene -- היפּהאָפּכאַסענע)
Track ID: 38047
Artist: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Fun di hart, americaner gres shtet in shi gasn iz kummin kelangen vos stu in tsu
Language: Yiddish
Length: 0:35

Title: alt. shul Kale Bazetsn
Genre: wedding / hiphop
On album: S-114(a) (Solomon& Socalled / hiphopkhasene -- היפּהאָפּכאַסענע)
Track ID: 38048
Artist: Dolgin, Josh
Artist: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Artist: Krakauer, David
First line: Here comes the badchan, the weedin jester, his ryhmes, directed to the bride abo
Language: Yiddish/englsih
Length: 3:55

Title: Dorfisher Vey -- דאָרפֿישער וויי
Author: Kavinev, B. -- קאַווינעוו, ב.
Genre: Literary Origin/USSR
Subject: Populace/Pain/Lenin's Death/Mourning/Tears/Young/Old
Transliteration: Alb Z-014(l)
Translation: Alb Z-014(l)
Additional song notes: Village Pain
On album: Z-014(l) (Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi Presents: City of the Future, Yiddish Songs From the Former Soviet Union)
Track ID: 41702
Yiddish Adaptation Fridman, Yankev -- פֿרידמאַן, יענקבֿ
Vocal Falk, "Yankl" Jack
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kahn, Daniel
Vocal Russell, Anthony
Balalaike Pekarek, Jeff
Accordion Stan, Peter
First line: S'hot in derfel plutslung zikh fardreyt-a beyzer vint mit shtoybn un mit shneyen
First line (Yiddish):ס'האָט אין דערפֿל פלוצלונג זיך פֿאַרדרייט-אַ בייזער ווינט מיט שויבן און מיט..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Ver Hot Es -- ווער האָט עס
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Cottage/Construction/Youth/Pony/Accomplishment/Bread/Grain
Transliteration: Alb Z-014(l)
Translation: Alb Z-014(l)
Additional song notes: Who Did It?
On album: Z-014(l) (Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi Presents: City of the Future, Yiddish Songs From the Former Soviet Union)
Track ID: 41693
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Tenor Saxaphone//Clarinet Stachel, Norbert
Accordion Stan, Peter
Contrabass Pekarek, Jeff
First line: Tut a kuk afn shtibl, vos shteyt do nit vayt, ver hot es geboyt, ver hot es?
First line (Yiddish):טוט אַ קוק אַפֿן שטיבלת וואָס שטייט דאָ ניט ווײַט, ווער האָט עס געבויט,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Vaksn Yunge Koykhes -- וואַ'דן יענגע כּוחות
Author: Kartshev -- קאַרטשעוו
Genre: Literary Origin/USSR
Subject: Youth/Growth/Strengths/Collectives/Brigades/Machines/Peasant
Transliteration: Alb Z-014(l)
Translation: Alb Z-014(l)
Additional song notes: Young Forces Grow
On album: Z-014(l) (Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi Presents: City of the Future, Yiddish Songs From the Former Soviet Union)
Track ID: 41695
Vocal Falk, "Yankl" Jack
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Clarinet/Baritone Saxaphone Stachel, Norbert
Accordion Stan, Peter
Violin Strom, Yale
First line: Vaksn yunge koykhes, shtromen haynt vi vaser, vaksn yunge glider, zingen haynt
First line (Yiddish):וואַקסן ינגע כּותות, שטראָמען הײַנט ווי וואַסער, וואַקסן יטנגע גלידער,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Hirsh Lekert -- הירש לעקערט
Author: Liessin, Avrom -- ליעסין, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Revolutionary/Historical
Subject: Assination/Vilna/Governor/Hanging/Revolutionary/Martyr
Song Comment: Based on actual incident May 5, 1902
Origin: Vinkov 4 20/Sh Sh 165
Transliteration: Vinkov 4 21/Z-014(l)/Alb O-016(b)
Translation: Vinkov 4 22/Sh Sh 164/Z-014(l)/Alb O-016(b)
Music: Vinkov 4 20
On album: Z-014(l) (Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi Presents: City of the Future, Yiddish Songs From the Former Soviet Union)
Track ID: 41697
Vocal Russell, Anthony
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Schwartz, Elizabeth
Vocal Bressler, Judy
Acordion Stan, Peter
Contrabass Pekarek, Jeff
Flute/Piccolo Stachel, Norbert
Percussion Moore, Duncan
English Adaptation Hartman, Hirsh (Hershl)
First line: Azoy vi Hirshke iz fun shtub aroysgegangen, gezogt hot er "a gute nakht",…
First line (Yiddish):אַזוי ווי הירשקע איז פֿון שטוב אַרויסגעגאַנגען,געזאָגט האָט ער ,,אַ גוטע נאַכט
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Yunge Gvardiye -- ינגע גוואַרדיע
Author: Tretyakov, Sergei
Genre: Literary Origin/USSR
Subject: Reserves/First/Battle/Hammer/Sickle/Gun/Protection/Guard
Transliteration: Alb Z-014(l)
Translation: Alb Z-014(l)
Additional song notes: The Young Guard
On album: Z-014(l) (Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi Presents: City of the Future, Yiddish Songs From the Former Soviet Union)
Track ID: 41704
English Adaptation Fridman, Yankev -- פֿרידמאַן, יענקבֿ
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Falk, "Yankl" Jack
Contrabass Lozhinsky, Vera
Contrabass Pekarek, Jeff
Accordion Stan, Peter
Saxaphone Stachel, Norbert
Violin Strom, Yale
First line: In ayzerne rezervn-fest, mir vaksn ful mit mut, mir shvern-zayn di ershte do,…
First line (Yiddish):אין אײַזערנע רעזערוון־פֿעסט, מיר וואַקסן פֿול מיט מוט מיר שווערן־זײַן די ערשטע
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Di Krenitse (Poliansky) -- די קרעניצע (פּאָליאַנסקי)
Also known as: A Krenitse
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Poliansky, Motl -- פּאָליאַנסקי, מאָטל
Genre: Literary Origin/USSR
Subject: Well/Love/Courting/Pails/Maiden/Youth
Origin: Liptzin 65 09/ML PYS 196/Alb A-001(l)/Kinderbuch 206/Alb B-207(a)
Transliteration: ML PYS 196/Alb A-001(l)/Kinderbuch 206/Alb Z-014(l)/Alb B-207(a)
Translation: Kinderbuch 206/Alb A-001(l)/Alb Z-014(l)/Alb B-207(a)/Ephemera 1566 (p 25)
Music: Kinderbuch 206
Additional song notes: The Well
On album: Z-014(l) (Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi Presents: City of the Future, Yiddish Songs From the Former Soviet Union)
Track ID: 41708
Vocal Bressler, Judy
Vocal Lozhinsky, Vera
Vocal Schwartz, Elizabeth
Vocal Falk, "Yankl" Jack
Vocal Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Vocal Kahn, Daniel
Vocal Russell, Anthony
Contrabass/Guitar Pekarek, Jeff
Accordion Stan, Peter
Clarinet Stachel, Norbert
Perussion Moore, Duncan
First line: Dort, vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenetse fartrakht, kumen meydlekh tsien..
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט, וווּ די גרוזן זײַנען נאַסער, שטייט אַ קרענעצע פֿאַרטראַכט, קומען...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Vander Ikh Mir Lustik -- װאַנדער איך מיר לוסטיק
Author: Nazaroff, Nathan "Prince"
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Carefree/Wanderer
Origin: Alb N-002(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-002(a)/Alb N-002(b)
Translation: Alb N-002(a)Alb-N-002(b)
Additional song notes: While I'm Happily Walking
On album: N-002(b) (The Brothers Nazaroff: The Happy Prince)
Track ID: 41620
Arranger The Brothers Nazaroff
Vocal/Accordion/Whistle Kahn, Daniel
Vocal Korolenko, Psoy
Vocal/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Fiddle Shulman-Ment, Jake
Mandolin Cohen, Bob
Poyk (Marching Drum and Cymbol) Melin, Hampus
First line: Vander ikh mir lustik, in regn in dem feld, zing ikh mir a freylekhs, fayf ikh
First line (Yiddish):װאַנדער איך מיר לוסטיק, אין רעגן אין דעם פֿעלד, זינג איך מיר אַ פֿריילעכס,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Freylekhs
Length: 5:16

Title: Ir Fregt Mikh Vos Ikh Troyer -- איר פֿרעגט מיך װאָס איך טרױער
Also known as: Akh Pi Vodka
Author: Nazaroff, Nathan "Prince"
Genre: Folk/Lament/Drinking
Subject: Love/Deception/Vodka/Friend/Sweetheart
Origin: Alb N-002(a)/CD M-066(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-002(a)
Translation: Alb N-002(a)/CD M-066(a)
On album: N-002(b) (The Brothers Nazaroff: The Happy Prince)
Track ID: 41622
Arranger The Brothers Nazaroff
Lead Vocal/Accordion Kahn, Daniel
Vocal Korolenko, Psoy
Fiddle Shulman-Ment, Jake
Vocal/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
First line: Ir fregt mikh vos ikh troyer, vos veyn ikh oyfn kul,
First line:איר פֿרעגט מיך װאָס איך טרױיער, װאָס װײן איך אױפֿן קול,
Language: Yiddish/Russian
Style: Folk
Length: 4:17

Title: Arum Dem Fayer -- אַרום דעם פֿײַער
Genre: Folk
Subject: Campfire/Singing/Dancing/Dreams
Origin: ML MTAG 176/Alb A-002(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb J-020(b)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 176/Alb A-002(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb J-020(b)/Alb R-001(b)/Fried 473
Translation: Sheet Music 760/Alb A-002(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb J-020(b)/R-001(b)/Levin N 171
Music: Levin N 171/ML MTAG 176
Additional song notes: Around The Fire
On album: N-002(b) (The Brothers Nazaroff: The Happy Prince)
Track ID: 41624
Arranger The Brothers Nazaroff
Vocal/Accordion/Whistle Kahn, Daniel
Vocal Korolenko, Psoy
Vocal/Guitar Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Fiddle Shulman-Ment, Jake
tsuras (?)/Second Fiddle Cohen, Bob
First line: Arum dem fayer iz ales liber, di nakht iz tayer, mir zingen lider, un zol di…
First line:אַרום דעם פֿײַער איז אַלעס ליבער, די נאַכט איז טײַער, מיר זינגען לידער,...
Track comment: Recorded with a Russian song.
Language: Yiddish/Russian
Style: Joyful/Folk
Length: 3:25

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