Look up artist Finkel, Fyvush


Name: Finkel, Fyvush
Name (Yiddish): פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Born: October 9, 1922 (Brooklyn, NY)
Died: Auagust 14, 2016 (Manhattan, NY)

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Songs written or composed


Title: Finkel Salsa
Author: Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Author: Finkel, Ian
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love

Recording:


On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38829
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: Listen to me and you shall hear a song called a salsa
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:03

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb -- איך בין אַ באָרדער בײַ מײַן װײַב
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Divorce/Relationship/Border/Double Entendre
Origin: ML PYS 254
Transliteration: ML PYS 254/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb W-031(a)/Alb M-068(a)04
Translation: Alb W-031(a)
Music: ML PYS 254
Additional song notes: I'M My Wife's Border

Related information in folder 495:On album: V0440 (Selected Video & DVD Clips of Klezmer, Folk and Theater Songs (Video))
Track ID: 41858
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Piano Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
Mandolin Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
First line: My wife and I just parted, I'm back where I started, like a bachelor when I was
First line:איך בין שוין ווידער "סינגל" פונקט אַזוי ווי אַ ייִנגל, מיט מײַן ווײַב האָב איך
Language: Engish/Yiddish
Style: Humorous/Vaudeville/Shund
Length: 1:53

Title: Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb -- איך בין אַ באָרדער בײַ מײַן װײַב
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Divorce/Relationship/Border/Double Entendre
Origin: ML PYS 254
Transliteration: ML PYS 254/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb W-031(a)/Alb M-068(a)04
Translation: Alb W-031(a)
Music: ML PYS 254
Additional song notes: I'M My Wife's Border

Related information in folder 495:On album: L-047(a) (L'Chaim Music of the Jewish People)
Track ID: 26520
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Violin Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Artist: Abe Schwartz Orchestra -- אײב שװאַרץ אָרקעסטער
First line: Ikh bin shoyn vider singl, punkt 'zoy vi a yingl, mit mayn..
First line (Yiddish):איך בין שױן װידער סינגל, פּונקט 'זױ װי אַ ייִנגל, מיט מײַן װײַב...
Track comment: Recorded 1947
Language: Yiddish
Style: Vaudeville/Theatre

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: Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb (Video) -- איך בין אַ באָרדער בײַ מײַן װײַב (ווידיאָ)
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Divorce/Relationship/Border/Double Entendre
Origin: Alb G-013(a)/ML PYS 254
Transliteration: ML PYS 254/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb W-031(a)/Alb S-103
Translation: Alb G-013(a)/Alb W-031(a)/Alb S-103/Alb M-068(a)04
Music: ML PYS 254/Alb S-103(a)
On album: V0038(b)
Track ID: 34126
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Artist: Kapelye -- קאַפּעליע
First line: My wife and I just parted, and I'm back where I started,
First line:איך בין שױן װידער סינגל, פּונקט אַזױ װי אַ ייִנגל, מיט מײַן װײַב…
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: Vaudeville/Novelty

Title: Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb -- איך בין אַ באָרדער בײַ מײַן װײַב
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Divorce/Relationship/Border/Double Entendre
Origin: ML PYS 254
Transliteration: ML PYS 254/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb W-031(a)/Alb M-068(a)04
Translation: Alb W-031(a)
Music: ML PYS 254
Additional song notes: I'M My Wife's Border

Related information in folder 495:On album: M-047(d) (Cantors Klezmorim and Crooners: 1905-1953 / Classic Yiddish 78s from the Mayrent Collection B)
Track ID: 35595
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
First line: Ikh bin shoyn vider singl, pinkt azoy vi a yingl, bay mayn vayb hob ikh geget,
First line (Yiddish):איך בין שױן װידער סינגל, פּונקט אַזױ װי אַ ייִנגל, מיט מײַן װײַב האָב איך...
Language: Yiddish
Length: 2:54

Title: That Wonderful Girl Of Mine
Author: Gallop, Sammy
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: American/Pop/Adaptation
Subject: Love
Song Comment: Same melody as "Mayn Shtetele Belz" - No relationship to original text.
Music: Estella 26/ML PYS 260/GYF 20
Additional song notes: Same melody as "Mayn Shtetele Belz" - No relationship to original text.
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38828
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: Her eyes are stars, her lips are like wine, There's not other girl in the world
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:35

Title: It's Never Too Late
Author: Namenworth, Phillip
Composer: Finkel, Ian & Elliot, dir & arr
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38830
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: If sometimes your feeling bad, about the things you coulda woulda shoulda done,
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 4:52

Title: Aza Yoor Of Meer (A Good Year for Me)
Author: Silver, Abner
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38831
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: Love is love in any language, phrase it as you may, so dont mind it if I find it
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:58

Title: Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb -- איך בין אַ באָרדער בײַ מײַן װײַב
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Divorce/Relationship/Border/Double Entendre
Origin: ML PYS 254
Transliteration: ML PYS 254/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb W-031(a)/Alb M-068(a)04
Translation: Alb W-031(a)
Music: ML PYS 254
Additional song notes: I'M My Wife's Border

Related information in folder 495:On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38832
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: My wife and I just parted, I'm back now where I strated, like a bachelor when I
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:29

Title: A Show's Not a Show Without A Star
Author: Finkel, Ian
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38833
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: You know you can't have tea without a crumpet, therefor you can't have a band wi
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 5:23

Title: Abi Tzu Sein
Author: Namenworth, Phillip
Composer: Finkel, Ian & Elliot, dir & arr
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38834
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: Abi Tzu Sein mit dir, means aslong as I'm with you, each day, each month,
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:12

Title: I'm Glad I'm Not Young Anymore
Author: Lerner, Alan J.
Composer: Loewe, Frederick
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38835
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: How lovely to sit here in the shade, with none of the woes of man and maid,
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:04

Title: Once In Love With Amy
Author: Loesser, Frank
Composer: Finkel, Elliot
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38836
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: I caught you sir, having a look at her, As she went strolling by
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:11

Title: Fiddler Medley
Author: Harnick, Sheldon
Composer: Bock, Jerry
Composer: Finkel, Elliot
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38837
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
Violin Guibbory, Shem
First line: A Fiddler on the roof, sounds crazy, no? But in our little village Arnikifka,
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 7:54

Title: You Don't Bring Me Flowers
Author: Bergman, Alan
Composer: Diamond, Neil
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38838
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: You don't bring me flowers, You don't sing me love songs, You hardly talk to me
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:49

Title: S'Wonderful
Author: Gershwin, Ira
Composer: Gershwin, George
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38839
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
First line: there are my boys, Ian and Elliot, S'wonderful, S'marvelous, you should care
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 2:57

Title: Not On The Top, Not On The...
Author: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Author: Namenworth, Phillip
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
On album: F-065(a) (Fyvush Finkel/ It's Never Too Late)
Track ID: 38840
Xylophone Finkel, Ian
Piano Finkel, Elliot
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Bass Sterbenz, Ed
Guitar Berliner, Jay
Drums Fischer, Martin
Synth Bichel, Ken
Trumpet Stripling, Byron
Trombone Andos, Randy
Alto Sax Olsen, Ralph
Alto Sax Anderson, Dennis
Baritone Sax Berger, Ken
Backup singer Heath, D. Michael
Backup Singer Allen, Cheryl Ann
Violin Guibbory, Shem
First line: Let me tell you about my uncle menashe, this is his story
Language: English
Style: American Theater
Length: 3:33

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: Z-036(b)1
Track ID: 39886
Artist: Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Language: Yiddish
Length: 3:30

Title: Akhtsik Er Un Zibetsik Zi -- אַכטציק ער און זיבעציק זי
Also known as: Bobe Un Zeyde
Also known as: Hakad Ha'ishbur (Akhtsik Er Un...)
Also known as: Eighty He And Seventy She
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Golden Wedding/Family/Anniversary/Age
Origin: ML MTAG 62/Warsh YFL 41/Alb G-026(a)/Alb A-003(c)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb G-22(a)
Transliteration: Alb G-022(a)/ML MTAG 62/Alb D-016(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb A-003(c)/
Translation: Alb A-003(c)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb D-016(a)/Alb G-022(a)
Music: ML MTAG 62
Additional song notes: He's Eighty and She is Seventy See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 751:On album: Z-036(a)3 (Zol Zayn/ Jewish Music In Germany And Its Influence (1953-2009))
Track ID: 40035
Artist: Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש

Title: Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb -- איך בין אַ באָרדער בײַ מײַן װײַב
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Divorce/Relationship/Border/Double Entendre
Origin: ML PYS 254
Transliteration: ML PYS 254/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb W-031(a)/Alb M-068(a)04
Translation: Alb W-031(a)
Music: ML PYS 254
Additional song notes: I'M My Wife's Border

Related information in folder 495:On album: V0040
Track ID: 41813
Vocal Finkel, Fyvush -- פֿינקל, פֿײַװוּש
Mandolin Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Piano Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
Clarinet Maltz, Ken -- מאַלץ, קען
First line: My wife and I just parted, I'm back now where I strated, like a bachelor when I
First line:איך בין שױן װידער סינגל, פּונקט אַזױ װי אַ ייִנגל, מיט מײַן װײַב האָב איך...
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: American/TheaterVaudville/Klezmer
Length: 1;55

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