Look up artist Fefer, Itsik


Name: Fefer, Itsik
Name (Yiddish): פֿעפֿער, איציק
Born: 1900 (Shpole, Ukraine, Russia)
Died: August 12, 1952 (Executed in USSR, Place unknown)

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Songs written or composed


Title: A Khasene In Birobidzan -- אַ חתונה אין ביראָבידזשאַן
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin/Place/USSR
Subject: Wedding/Birobidzhan/Romanticized
Origin: Alb G-033(c)
Translation: Alb F-033(a)
Additional song notes: A Wedding Iin Birobidzan

Recordings:


On album: 063f
Track ID: 36711
Artist: Fefer, Lt. Col Itzik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
First line: Vos hot zikh tsushpilt azoy, s'roysht birobidjan,
First line (Yiddish):װאַס האַט זיך צושפּילט אַזױ, ס'רױשט ביראָבידזשאַן, דאָס איז אױף אַ..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: 78 RPM Keystone Recording, Inc., NYC, K 537
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word

On album: 063g
Track ID: 36712
Artist: Fefer, Lt. Col Itzik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
First line: Vos hot zikh tsushpilt azoy, s'roysht birobidjan,
First line (Yiddish):װאַס האַט זיך צושפּילט אַזױ, ס'רױשט ביראָבידזשאַן, דאָס איז אױף אַ..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: 78 RPM Keystone Recording, Inc., NYC, K 537
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word

On album: F-033(a)
Track ID: 299
Artist: Fefer, Lt. Col Itzik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
First line: Vos hot zikh tsushpilt azoy, s'roysht birobidjan,
First line (Yiddish):װאַס האַט זיך צושפּילט אַזױ, ס'רױשט ביראָבידזשאַן, דאָס איז אױף אַ..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: 78 RPM Keystone Recording, Inc., NYC, K 537
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word

Title: Di Krenitse (Alberstein) -- די קרעניצע (אַלבערשטײַן)
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Well/Love/Courting/Pails/Maiden/Youth
Origin: Liptzin 65 09/ML PYS 196/Alb A-001(l)Kinderbuch 206
Transliteration: ML PYS 196/Alb A-001(l)/Kinderbuch 206
Translation: Kinderbuch 206/Alb A-001(l)

Recordings:


On album: A-001(l)
Track ID: 26724
Artist: Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Artist: Klezmatics
First line: Dort vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenetse fartrakht,
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט װי די גראָזן זײנען נאַסער, שטײט אַ קרעניצע פֿאַרטראַכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Concert/Waltz

On album: I-020(a)
Track ID: 34825
First line: Dort vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenitse fartrakht, kumen meydlekh...
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט װי די גראָזן זײנען נאַסער, שטײט אַ קרעניצע פֿאַרטראַכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop/Klezmer
Length: 3:14

Title: Mayn Liber (Oysher) -- מײַן ליבער (אוישער)
Also known as: A Matone
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Oysher, Moyshe -- אױשער, משה
Genre: USSR/Literary Origin/WW II
Subject: Solder/Death/Keepsake/Decoration/Handkerchief/Gifts
Origin: Alb A-001(n)
Translation: Alb A-001(n)

Recording:


On album: O-005(g)
Track ID: 439
Artist: Oysher, Moyshe -- אױשער, משה
First line: Hob dir oysgeneyt a hantukh, mit a roytn boym,
First line (Yiddish):האָב דיר אױסגענײט אַ האַנטוך, מיט אַ רױטן בױם,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Mayn Liber (Keyl) -- מײַן ליבער (קייל)
Also known as: Mayn Troym
Also known as: Mayn Liber
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Keyl, Y. -- קײל י.
Composer: Keyl, J. -- זילבערטס, זאַװעל (1881-1934)
Genre: USSR/Literary Origin/WW II
Subject: Solder/Keepsake/Decoration/Handkerchief/Gifts/Death
Origin: Alb A-001(n)
Translation: Alb A-001(n)
Additional song notes: My Beloved

Recordings:


On album: G-006(a)
Track ID: 18758
Artist: Gorby, Sarah -- גאָרבי, שׂרה
Artist: Lavry, Marc -- לברי, מרק
Artist: Andreani, George
Artist: Kol Israel Ensemble -- קול ישׂראל תזמורת
First line: Hob dir oysgeneyt a hantekh, mit a roytn zoym,
First line (Yiddish):האָב דיר אױסגענײט אַ האַנטעך, מיר אַ רױטן זױם,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:35

On album: G-006(n)
Track ID: 18945
Artist: Gorby, Sarah -- גאָרבי, שׂרה
First line: Hob dir oysgeneyt a hantekh, mit a roytn zoym,
First line (Yiddish):האָב דיר אױסגענײט אַ האַנטעך, מיר אַ רױטן זױם,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Melotone NYPL
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-016(a)
Track ID: 19410
Artist: Grober, Khayele
Artist: Papandopoulos, Yannis, piano
Artist: Sternklar, A., arrangement
First line: Hob dir oysgeneyt a hantukh, mit a roytn boym,
First line (Yiddish):האָב דיר אױסגענײט אַ האַנטוך, מיר אַ רױטן בױם,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: A Yidishe Khasene (Fefer) -- אַ ייִדישע חתונה
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Yampolsky, Leyb -- יאַמפּאָלסקי, לײב
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Wedding/Celebration/Gifts
Song Comment: Is there another melody by Poliansky??
Origin: Belarsky 251/Alb D-004(d)/Alb G-018(c)/Alb N-026(a)
Transliteration: Belarsky 251/Alb D-004(d)/Alb N-026(a)Alb B-095(b)
Translation: Alb G-018(c)/Alb C-044(a)Alb B-095(b)
Music: Belarsky 174
Additional song notes: A Jewish Wedding

Recordings:


On album: G-018(c)
Track ID: 19504
Artist: Gorovets, Emil (Rakhmil) Iakovlevich -- גאָראָװעץ, עמיל
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Iber shliakhn freylekhe, vos zenen do faran, iz men oyf a...
First line (Yiddish):איבער שליאַכן פֿרײלעכע, װאַס זענען דאָ פֿאַראַן, איז מען אױף אַ...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Yampolsky credited with melody
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

On album: V0290
Track ID: 37834
Artist: Peppler, Jane
First line: Iber shliakhn freylekhe, vos zenen do faran, iz men oyf a khasene, a yidishe…
First line (Yiddish):איבער שליאַכן פֿרײלעכע, װאַס זענען דאָ פֿאַראַן, איז מען אױף אַ…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Literary Origin

On album: N-026(a)
Track ID: 27756
Artist: Rosenzweig, Joyce
Artist: Novick, Khazn Martha
First line: Iber shliakhn freylekhe, vos zenen do faran, iz men oyf a khasene, a yidishe…
First line (Yiddish):איבער שליאַכן פֿרײלעכע, װאַס זענען דאָ פֿאַראַן, איז מען אױף אַ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Art Song/Concert/Performance Recording/

On album: C-044(a)
Track ID: 31755
Artist: Chanin, Caroline
Artist: Rosenzweig, Joyce
First line: Iber shliakhn freylekhe, vos zenen do faran, iz men oyf a khasene, a yidishe…
First line (Yiddish):איבער שליאַכן פֿרײלעכע, װאַס זענען דאָ פֿאַראַן, איז מען אױף אַ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Art Song/Concert
Length: 3:24

On album: A-038(c)
Track ID: 31420
Artist: Ayzikovitch, Mark -- אײַזיקאָװיטש, מאַרק
Artist: Yavir, Nikolai -- יאַוויר, ניקאָלי
Artist: Nasarov, Konstantin -- נאַזאַראָוו, קאָנסטאַנטין
Artist: Babenko, Alexander -- באַבענקאָ, אַלעקסאַנדער
First line: Oy, iz dos a khasene, a yidishe geven,
First line (Yiddish):אוי איז דאָס אַ חתונה, אַ ייִדישע געווען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Concert
Length: 4:05

On album: B-095(b)
Track ID: 35933
Artist: Bronstein, Hilda -- בראָנשטײַן, הילדאַ
Artist: Chutzpah
Artist: Hamilton, Meg
Artist: Kozokaro, Ronen
Artist: Schleider, Yair
Artist: Shulman, David
Artist: Moylan, Paul
First line: Iber shliakhn freylekhe, vos zenen do faran, iz men oyf a khasene, a yidishe…
First line (Yiddish):איבער שליאַכן פֿרײלעכע, װאַס זענען דאָ פֿאַראַן, איז מען אױף אַ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Art Song/Klezmer
Length: 2:50

On album: P-068(a)
Track ID: 36216
Artist: Peppler, Jane
Artist: Enoch, Aviva
First line: Iber shliakhn freylekhe, vos zenen do faran, iz men oyf a khasene, a yidishe…
First line (Yiddish):איבער שליאַכן פֿרײלעכע, װאַס זענען דאָ פֿאַראַן, איז מען אױף אַ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:12

On album: M-133(b)
Track ID: 40223
Artist: Moskow, Barbara -- מאָסקאָ, באַרבאַראַ
Artist: Cohen, Rose Jarvis
First line: Iber shliakhn freylekhe, vos zenen do faran, iz men oyf a khasene, a yidishe…
First line (Yiddish):איבער שליאַכן פֿרײלעכע, װאַס זענען דאָ פֿאַראַן, איז מען אױף אַ…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Literary Origin

On album: B-003(r)
Track ID: 706
Artist: Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Artist: Baras, Jack -- באַראַס, דזאַק
First line: Iber shliakhn freylekhe, vos zenen do faran, iz men oyf a...
First line (Yiddish):איבער שליאַכן פֿרײלעכע, װאַס זענען דאָ פֿאַראַן, איז מען אױף אַ...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

On album: D-004(d)
Track ID: 707
Artist: Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Artist: Barnes, Milton
First line: Iber shliakhn freylekhe, vos zenen do faran, iz men oyf a...
First line (Yiddish):איבער שליאַכן פֿרײלעכע, װאַס זענען דאָ פֿאַראַן, איז מען אױף אַ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: A Yung Fun Di Blotes -- אַ יונג פֿון די בלאָטעס
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Labor/USSR/Lit Origin
Subject: Labor
Origin: Gelb Zingt 16
Music: Gelb Zingt 16

Recording:


On album: S-093(a)1
Track ID: 23177
Artist: Summergrad, Leo
First line: Tut a kuk oyfn shtibl vos shteyt dort nit vayt,
First line (Yiddish):טוט אַ קוק אױפֿן שטיבל װאָס שטײט דאָרט ניט װײַט, װער באָט עס געבױט
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella

Title: Di Elter (Rubinstein) -- די עלטער (רובינשטײַן)
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Rubinstein, Eli -- רובינשטײַן, עלי
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Aging/Death/Deterioration/Wine/Memory/Youth
Origin: Alb O-001(c)
Transliteration: Alb O-001(c)
Translation: Alb O-001(c)

Recording:


On album: W-009(a)
Track ID: 3545
Artist: Rubinstein, Eli -- רובינשטײַן, עלי
Artist: Friedman, Jerry
First line: S'iz der elter nit geshmak, zogn ale zkeynim, af di dembes kumt di hak...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז די עלטער, מיט געשמאַק, זאָגן אַלע זקינים, אַף די דעמבעס קומט די האַק...
Track comment: From "A Shtetl Wedding" directed by Dora Wasserman
Language: Yiddish

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
Transliteration: ML PYS 196/Alb A-001(l)/Kinderbuch 206
Translation: Kinderbuch 206/Alb A-001(l)/
Music: Kinderbuch 206

Recordings:


On album: K-068(a)
Track ID: 22613
Artist: Klezamir
Artist: Fraidy Katz
First line: Dort vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenitse fartrakht,
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט װי די גראָזן זײנען נאַסער, שטײט אַ קרעניצע פֿאַרטראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-093(a)2
Track ID: 23194
Artist: Summergrad, Leo
First line: Dort vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenitse fartrakht,
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט װי די גראָזן זײנען נאַסער, שטײט אַ קרעניצע פֿאַרטראַכט,
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-068(d)
Track ID: 27059
Artist: Klezical Tradition
Artist: Greenbaum, Adrienne
Track comment: with Eyder Ikh Leyg Zikh Shlofn- Recorded under "Di Rayze Nukh Amerike"
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

On album: Y-027(a)
Track ID: 28380
Artist: Yacubovich, Masha -- יאַקובאָװיש, מאַשאַ
Artist: Shamsiev, Khabibulla
First line: Dort vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenitse fartrakht, kumen meydlekh...
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט װי די גראָזן זײנען נאַסער, שטײט אַ קרעניצע פֿאַרטראַכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Pop/Waltz
Length: 03:47

On album: B-004(a)
Track ID: 374
Artist: Benya, Masha -- בעניע, מאַשאַ
Artist: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Dort vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenitse fartrakht,
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט װי די גראָזן זײנען נאַסער, שטײט אַ קרעניצע פֿאַרטראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: P-025(a)
Track ID: 375
Artist: Cooper, Adrienne -- קאָפּער, חנה־פֿריידע
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Dort vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenitse fartrakht,
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט װי די גראָזן זײנען נאַסער, שטײט אַ קרעניצע פֿאַרטראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: F-021(a)
Track ID: 376
Artist: Fisher, Leahele -- פֿישער, לאהלע
Artist: Yarrow, Egon
First line: Dort vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenitse fartrakht,
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט װי די גראָזן זײנען נאַסער, שטײט אַ קרעניצע פֿאַרטראַכט,
Track comment: French translation with album notes,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Fonye Ganev -- פֿאָניע גנבֿ
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Beregovski, Moshe -- בערעגאָווסקי, משה
Genre: Literary Origin/Lament
Subject: Conscription/Czar/Thief/Borsht/Kasha/Military
Transliteration: Ephemera 1290
Translation: Ephemera 1290
Additional song notes: Fonye is pejorative nickname for the Czar. Fonye is a Thief

Recordings:


On album: G-013(c)
Track ID: 19388
Artist: Golden Land Company
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
First line: Fonye, fonye ganev, fonye fonye ganev, fonye iz a ganev,
First line (Yiddish):פֿאָניע פֿאָניע גנבֿ, פֿאָניע פֿאָנעי גנבֿ, פֿאָניע איז אַ גנבֿ,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Militant

On album: B-068(a)
Track ID: 23540
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Fonye, fonye ganev, fonye fonye ganev, fonye blaybt a ganev,
First line (Yiddish):פֿאָניע פֿאָניע גנבֿ, פֿאָניע פֿאָנעי גנבֿ, פֿאָניע בלײַבט אַ גנבֿ,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Militant

On album: G-062(a)2
Track ID: 24270
Artist: Gebrider Moyshele
First line: In droysn geyt a regn, es vet zayn a blote, Haynt hot men...
First line (Yiddish):אין דרױסן גײט אַ רעגן, עס װעט זײַן אַ בלאָטע, הײַנט האָט מען מיר..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Militant/Klezmer

On album: V0290
Track ID: 37820
Artist: Gross, Michael
First line: In droysn geyt a regn, es vet zayn a blote, Haynt hot men…
First line (Yiddish):אין דרױסן גײט אַ רעגן, עס װעט זײַן אַ בלאָטע, הײַנט האָט מען מיר..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk/Lament

On album: L-044(a)
Track ID: 25226
Artist: Levin, Ruth -- לוין, רותּ
First line: In droysn geyt a regn, es vet zayn a blote, Haynt hot men...
First line (Yiddish):אין דרױסן גײט אַ רעגן, עס װעט זײַן אַ בלאָטע, הײַנט האָט מען מיר..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Israeli Radio - Courtesy of Abe Chasid
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Militant

On album: E-014(c)
Track ID: 5297
Artist: ESPE
First line: In droysn geyt a regn, es vet zayn a blote, Haynt hot men...
First line (Yiddish):אין דרױסן גײט אַ רעגן, עס װעט זײַן אַ בלאָטע, הײַנט האָט מען מיר..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Militant

On album: B-003(h)
Track ID: 5298
Artist: Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Artist: Heifetz, Vladimir -- חפֿץ, װלאַדימיר
Artist: Mlotek, Yosl -- מלאָטעק, יוסל
First line: In droysn geyt a regn, es vet zayn a blote, Haynt hot men...
First line (Yiddish):אין דרױסן גײט אַ רעגן, עס װעט זײַן אַ בלאָטע, הײַנט האָט מען מיר..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Militant

Title: Troyer Past Nisht Undzer Ponim -- טרױער פּאַסט נישט אונדזער פּנים
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Teitelbaum, Eliyahu -- אליהו טײַטעלבאום
Genre: USSR/Literary Origin
Subject: Sadness/Inapporpriate/Laughter/Struggle/Resistance
Transliteration: Alb B-007(o)
Translation: Alb B-007(o)
Additional song notes: Sorrow Does Not Suit Our Faces

Recording:


On album: B-007(o)
Track ID: 24896
Artist: Noble Voices
Artist: DeCormier, Robert
First line: Troyer past nisht undzer ponim, umet egbert un farpaynt,
First line (Yiddish):טרױער פּאַסט נישט אונדזער פּנים, אומעט עגבערט און פֿאַרפּײַנט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Chorale

Title: Birobidzhaner Viglid -- ביראָבידזאַנער װיגליד
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Boyarska, Rive -- בּאָיאַרסקאַ, ריװע
Genre: Lullaby/USSR
Subject: Separation/War/Father/Victory/Struggle
Transliteration: Silverman YSB 62
Translation: Silverman YSB 62
Music: Silverman YSB 62

Related information in folder 333:

Recordings:


On album: 042k
Track ID: 30008
Artist: Rubin, Ruth -- רובין, רותּ
First line: Shlof mayn kind, farmakh di oygn, tukler vern berg,
First line (Yiddish):שלוף מײַן קינד, פֿאַרמאַך די אויגן, טונקלער ווער בערג,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

On album: E-015(b)
Track ID: 2471
Artist: Engel, Helen
First line: Shlof mayn kind, farmakht di oygn, du vest vern...
First line (Yiddish):שלאָף מײַן קינד, פֿאַרמאַכט די אױגן, דו װעסט װערן...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Shlof Nit -- שלאָף ניט
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Mikhoels, Shloyme -- מיכאָעלס, שלמה
Genre: Literary Origin/Soviet Union/Lullaby
Subject: War/Child/Father/Soldier/Fighter
Additional song notes: Published as "Vig-Lid (Milkume Motiv)"

Sheet music:


Folder: 612
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/English/Hebrew/
Publisher: Renanah Music
Publisher address: 131 West 86th St. New York, NY
Date: 1944
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 355
First line: Shlof nit kind mayns, shlof nit tayers, itst iz nit di...
Notes: Dark blue lettering, English/Yiddish. Yiddish, Hebrew and English words on back cover. Extensive detailed biographical information about Pinchos Jassinowsky, inside front cover. Titled "Vig-Lid" Subtitled "Milkume Motive" "Gevidment der yidisher delegatsia fun undzer brider in sovetn-land: profesor shlomo michoels un dikhter itsik fefer, zumerm new york, 1943

Title: Zingendike Trit -- זינגענדיקע טריט
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Gelbart, Mikhl -- געלבאַרט, מיכל
Genre: Literary Origin/USSR
Subject: Places/Wandering/Komsomol

Sheet music:


Folder: 635
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano/Duet
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 58 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1930
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 389
First line: Sibur ural kaluga un tripoli mit heysn libe un heisn blut…
First line (Yiddish): סיבער, אוראל, קאַלעגאַ, און טריפּאָליע מיט הײַסן בלוט צוסליט,
Notes: Black lettering, Yiddish/English. (Duet) Price 40 cents. Three verses in Yiddish, inside front cover.

Title: Zeynen Toyern Mer Nit Farshlosn -- זענען טויערן מער ניט פֿאַרשלאָסן
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Bogdanski, Majer -- באָגדאַנסקי, מאיר
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Justice

Recording:


On album: B-090(h)
Track ID: 32166
Artist: Bogdanski, Majer -- באָגדאַנסקי, מאיר
First line: Zeynen toyern mer nit farshlosn, vu gerekhtekeyt…
First line (Yiddish):זענען טויערן מער ניט פֿאַרשלאָסן, וווּ גערעכטעקייט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk
Length: 1:27

Title: Mayn Liber (Alberstein) -- מײַן ליבער (אַלבערשטיין)
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Genre: USSR/Literary Origin/WW II
Subject: Solder/Death/Keepsake/Decoration/Handkerchief/Gifts
Origin: Alb A-001(n)
Translation: Alb A-001(n)

Recording:


On album: A-001(n)
Track ID: 32922
Artist: Zindel, Zdenek
Artist: Zboril, Pavel "Bady"
Artist: Sony Records Studio Orchestra
Artist: Vavrinek, Stanislav
Artist: Mesany, Mario
Artist: Rys, Zdenek
Artist: Dolezal, Kamil
Artist: Kostiuk, Michal
Artist: Kohout, Karel
Artist: Navratilova, Lucie
Artist: Pok, Frantisek
Artist: Langweil, Frantisek
Artist: Dvorska, Marie
Artist: Hanus, Jir
First line: Hob dir oysgeneyt a hantekh, mit a roytn zoym,
First line (Yiddish):האָב דיר אױסגענײט אַ האַנטעך, מיר אַ רױטן זױם,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Pop
Length: 4:05

Title: Di Elter -- די עלטער
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Aging/Death/Deterioration/Wine/Memory/Youth
Origin: Alb O-001(c)
Transliteration: Alb O-001(c)
Translation: Alb O-001(c)
Additional song notes: Old Age

Recordings:


On album: A-001(l)
Track ID: 26736
Artist: Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Artist: Likht, David & Frank London, arr
Artist: Klezmatics
First line: S'iz der elter nit geshmak, zogn ale zkeynim, af di dembes kumt di hak...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז די עלטער, ניט געשמאַק, זאָגן אַלע זקיינים, אַף די דעמבעס קומט די האַק...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

On album: P-068(a)
Track ID: 36203
Artist: Peppler, Jane
Artist: Enoch, Aviva
First line: S'iz der elter nit geshmak, zogn ale zkeynim, af di dembes kumt di hak...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז די עלטער, ניט געשמאַק, זאָגן אַלע זקיינים, אַף די דעמבעס קומט די האַק...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:13

Title: Ikh Hob Keyn Mol Nit Geblondzshet -- איך האָב קיין מאָל ניט געבלאָנזשעט
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Path/Constancy/Memory/Grandfather Rabbi
Additional song notes: I Never Lost My Way

Related information in folder 1139:

Recording:


On album: K-136(b)
Track ID: 36727
Artist: Kissin, Evgeny -- קיסין, יעווגעני
First line: Ikh hob keyn mol nit geblondzshet in mayn kurtsn shmekhlen lebn, lakht in mir...
First line (Yiddish):איך האָב קיין מאָל ניט געבלאָנדזשעט אין מײַן קורצן שמעכלען לעבן, לאַכט אין מיר...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:23

Title: Di Shvue (Feffer)
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Oath/Hate/Revenge/Enemy/Vanquish/Nation/Parents
Additional song notes: The Oath

Related information in folder 1142:

Recording:


On album: K-136(b)
Track ID: 36730
Artist: Kissin, Evgeny -- קיסין, יעווגעני
First line: Ikh shver bay der likhtןke zun, bay di shtoyl un di shtern, ikh shver haynt...
First line (Yiddish):איך שווער בײַ דער ליכטיקע זון, בײַ די שטויל און די שטערן, איך שווער הײַנט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:30

Title: Vos Meynt Er Der Berliner Letz? -- וואָס מײַנט ער דער בערלינער לץ?
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Hitler/Beast/Goal/Revenge/Justice/Jester/Fool
Additional song notes: What Does The Berlin Jester Mean By That

Recording:


On album: K-136(b)
Track ID: 36731
Artist: Kissin, Evgeny -- קיסין, יעווגעני
First line: Vos meynt er, der berliner lets, der yoysher iz shoyn avekgegangen?
First line (Yiddish):וואָס מיינט ער, דער בערלינער לץ, דער יושר איז שוין אַוועקגעגאַנגען?
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 3:15

Title: In Veg (Fefer) -- אין וועג (פֿעפֿער)
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Lopatnik, Zhenya -- לאָפּאַטניק, זשעניע
Genre: Literary Origin/Concert/Doya.Hora
Subject: Home/World
Additional song notes: On The Road

Recording:


On album: L-083(a)
Track ID: 37006
Artist: Lopatnik, Zhenya -- לאָפּאַטניק, זשעניע
First line: Tsvishn heym un velt bin ikh, tsvishn mir in velt, men felt, un di fis zaynen…
First line (Yiddish):צווישן היים און וועלט בין איך, צווישן מיר און וועלט מען פֿעלט, און די פֿיס...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Doina/Hora
Length: 2:40

Title: Tsu Itsik Fefern -- צן איציק פֿעפֿערן
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Lopatnik, Zhenya -- לאָפּאַטניק, זשעניע
Genre: Literary Origin/Metaphor
Subject: Silence/Autumn/Branches/Destruction
Additional song notes: To Itsik Fefer

Recording:


On album: L-083(a)
Track ID: 37008
Artist: Lopatnik, Zhenya -- לאָפּאַטניק, זשעניע
First line: Meg ikh den kenen nit shvaygn, un biz ven shvaygn iz ven nakete habrstike
First line (Yiddish):מעג איך דען קענען ניט שווײַגן און ביז ווען שווײַגן ביז ווען נאַקעטע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 1:51

Title: Der Blekher -- דער בלעכער
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Lopatnik, Zhenya -- לאָפּאַטניק, זשעניע
Genre: Literary Origin/Humorous
Subject: Tinsmith/Neighbor/Roofs
Additional song notes: The Tinsmither

Recording:


On album: L-083(a)
Track ID: 37009
Artist: Lopatnik, Zhenya -- לאָפּאַטניק, זשעניע
First line: Un mayn shokhn iz alts a blekher, zayne blekher zogt mayn shokhn loy, zitst zikh
First line (Yiddish):און מײַן שכן איז מיך אַלטס אַ בלעכער, אטן זײַנע בלעכער לאָסט מײַן שכן לאו,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:09

Title: Git A Pendzil -- גיט אַ פּענדזיל
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Lopatnik, Zhenya -- לאָפּאַטניק, זשעניע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Paintbrush/Art/Speed/Whirlwinds
Additional song notes: A Brush Paints

Recording:


On album: L-083(a)
Track ID: 37012
Artist: Lopatnik, Zhenya -- לאָפּאַטניק, זשעניע
First line: Geyt a pendzl, gikher, gikher, zever yokha?, sof may tog, tantst arum af vayse..
First line (Yiddish):גייט אַ פּענדזל, גיכער, גיכער. זאַווערוכע, סאָף מײַן טאָג טאַנסט אַרום אַף....
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:24

Title: I never lost my way -- איך האָב קיין מאָל ניט געבלאָנדזשעט
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin

Recording:


On album: K-136(b)
Track ID: 39074
Artist: Kissin, Evgeny -- קיסין, יעווגעני
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Words, Poetry
Length: 2:08

Title: So what if I were circumcised? -- נו, איז וואָס אַז מ'האָט מיך געמלעט?
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin

Recording:


On album: K-136(b)
Track ID: 39075
Artist: Kissin, Evgeny -- קיסין, יעווגעני
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Words, Poetry
Length: 1:23

Title: Yiddish -- ייִדיש
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin

Recording:


On album: K-136(b)
Track ID: 39076
Artist: Kissin, Evgeny -- קיסין, יעווגעני
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Words, Poetry
Length: 1:05

Title: The Oath -- די שבֿועה
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin

Recording:


On album: K-136(b)
Track ID: 39077
Artist: Kissin, Evgeny -- קיסין, יעווגעני
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Words, Poetry
Length: 3:21

Title: What Does the Berlin jester Mean by That? -- וואָס מיינט ער דער בערלינער לץ?
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin

Recording:


On album: K-136(b)
Track ID: 39078
Artist: Kissin, Evgeny -- קיסין, יעווגעני
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Words, Poetry
Length: 2:30

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On album: S-002(b)
Track ID: 5006
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Language: Yiddish
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Title: Tsubayt Nit Dayn Yugnt Oyf...) -- צובײַט ניט דײַן יוגנט אױף קלײן געלט
On album: W-009(a)
Track ID: 15669
Artist: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Artist: Rubinstein, Eli -- רובינשטײַן, עלי
Artist: Levy, Pearl
First line: Tsubayt nit dayn yugent oyf kleyn gelt, s'bitn farfaln...
First line (Yiddish):צובײַט ניט דײַן יוגנט אױף קלײן געלט, ס'ביטן פֿאַרפֿאַלן,
Track comment: From "A Shtetl Wedding" directed by Dora Wasserman
Language: Yiddish

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