Look up artist Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra


Name: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra

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Title: Der Filosof -- דער פֿילאָסאָף
Also known as: Kum Aher Du Filosof
Author: Vevl Zbarzher -- װעלװל זבאַרזשער
Composer: Vevl Zbarzher -- װעלװל זבאַרזשער
Genre: Folk
Subject: Khasidic Rebe/Science
Song Comment: Originally satirical anti khasidic
Origin: ML MTAG 124/Alb B-007(b)/Alb L-022(a)/Alb R-024(d)/Alb N-026(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG124/Alb C-035(e)/Alb R-024(d)/Alb J-024(a)1/Alb L-022(a)
Translation: Alb H-033(a)/Alb S-068(b)/Vinkov 3 117/Alb F-005(a)/Alb B-007(b)
Music: ML MTAG 125/
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 732:On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18691
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
First line: Kum aher, du filosof, Mit dayn ketshishn moykhl,
First line (Yiddish):קום אַהער, דו פֿילאָסאָף, מיט דײַן קעצישן מוחל, אױ, קום אַהער...
Language: Yiddish

Title: Rumenye, Rumenye -- רומעניע, רומעניע
Author: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Composer: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Double Entendre/Skat/Humorous/Nostal
Subject: Rumania/Place/Food/Women
Origin: GYF 12
Transliteration: Alb G-013(c)/CD K-068(e)/AAlb L-002(a)Alb L-023(a)/Alb J-24(a)1
Translation: Alb J-024(a)1/GYF 12/Alb K-029(g)/Alb L-002(a)/Alb W-031(a)
Music: Warem 175/GYF 12

Related information in folder 397:On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18692
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
First line: Ekh! Rumenye, geven a mol a land a zise, a sheyne.
First line (Yiddish):עך, רומעניע, געװען אַ מאָל אַ לאַנד אַ זיסע, אַ שײנע.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Fun Der Khupe -- פֿון דער חופּה
On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18693
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
Style: Instrumental

Title: A Yor Nokh Mayn Khasene -- אַ יאָר נאָך מײַן חתונה
Also known as: Beser Tsu Blayben A Moyd
Author: Reingold, Isaac -- רײַנגאָלד, יצחק
Composer: Reingold, Isaac -- רײַנגאָלד, יצחק
Genre: Theater/Lament/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Abuse/Misery/Marriage
Origin: ML PYS 253/FRCS2
Transliteration: ML PYS 253/Alb K-030(a)
Translation: ML PYS 254/Alb K-030(a)
Music: ML PYS 255/FRCS2
On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18694
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
First line: A yor nokh mayn khasene, zet vi ikh ze oys!
First line (Yiddish):אַ יאָר נאָך מײַן חתונה, זעט װי איך זע אױס!
Language: Yiddish

Title: Oy Avram -- אױ אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Love
Subject: Love/Constancy/Passion
Origin: Vinkov 1 19/Alb B-036(a)/
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 19/Alb J-011(a)/Alb B-075(a)/Alb K-029(b)/Alb K-005(a)
Translation: Vinkov 1 19/Alb K-005(a)/Alb K-029(b)/Alb 0-007(b)/Alb B-036(a)
Music: Vinkov 1 19
On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18695
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
First line: Oy Avram, Ikh ken on dir nit zayn! Ikh on dir un du on mir..
First line (Yiddish):אױ אַבֿרהם, איך קען אָן דיר ניט זײַן! איך אָן דיר און דו אָן מיר..
Language: Yiddish

Title: Yingele Nit Veyn -- ייִנגעלע ניט װײן
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Lament
Subject: Father/Son/Motherless/Immigration/Protection/Family/Child
Transliteration: Alb K-029(b)
Translation: Alb K-029(b)
On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18696
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
First line: A troyerik bild hob ikh gezen, vos ikh ken nit fargesn neyn.
First line (Yiddish):אַ טרױעריק בילד האָב איך געזען, װאָס איך קען ניט פֿאַרגעסן, נײן.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Yidl Mitn Fidl -- ייִדל מיטן פֿידל
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Folk
Subject: Klezmer/Musicians/Life/Nature/Joy
Origin: ML PYS 258/Alb L-044(c)/
Transliteration: Alb A-044(a)/Alb K-029(b)/ML PYS 258/Alb I-013(a)/Alb K-029(b)/Alb L-044(c)
Translation: Alb G-013(c)/Alb K-029(b)/ML PYS 258/Qalb L-044(c)/Alb B-122(a)
Music: Warem 240/ML PYS 258
Additional song notes: Little Jew With His Fiddle (?) From the film of the same name.

Related information in folder 1002:On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18697
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
First line: Shpil du fidl, shpil, Shpil far mir a libe lid,
First line (Yiddish):שפּיל דו פּידל, שפּיל, שפּיל פֿאַר מיר אַ ליבע ליד,
Track comment: From film of same name with Molly Picon.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Bulgar -- בולגאַר
Genre: Klezmer/Instr/Dance
On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18698
Artist: Oakland, Gjertrud, cond
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Track comment: Has strains of "Vu Bistu Geven"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Vilna -- װילנאַ
Author: Wolfson, A. L. -- װאָלפֿסאָן, אַ. ל.
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Place
Subject: Vilna/Memory/Yearning/City/Inspiration
Origin: Alb K-096(a)/Alb V-001(a)/Alb F-032(a)/A-054(a)
Transliteration: Alb K-096(a)/A-054(a)/Alb B-122(a)/Alb 126(a)
Translation: Alb K-096(a)/Alb K-029(a)/A-054(a)/Alb B-122(a)/Alb 126(a)

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Related information in folder 862:On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18699
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
First line: Vilna, shtot fun geyst and tmimes, vilna yidishlekh...
First line:װילנאַ, שטאָט פֿון גײַסט און תּמימות, װילנאַ ייִדישלעך פֿאַרטראַכט
Track comment: "tmimes" ""תּמימות naivete ??

Title: Hvem Er Du (Who Are You)
On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18700
Artist: Wiesel, Elie
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
Track comment: A poem from the book "Le Chants des morts" by Elie Wiesel

Title: Es Brent -- עס ברענט
Also known as: Undzer Shtetl Brent
Also known as: Haayara Boret
Also known as: Our Little Village Is Aflame
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Holocaust/
Subject: Catastrophe/Destruction/Pogrom/Resistance/Alarm/Warning
Origin: Ephemera 1203/Kaczer 330/ML WAH 12/Alb B-003(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Alb F-24(e)/
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)/ML WAH 12/Alb Z-010(g)/Mlot-Gott 12/Alb M-029(a)/Vinkov 4 62
Translation: Ephemera 1204/Alb M-029(a)/ML WAH 12/Alb R-033(a)/Alb Z-010(g)/Alb D-004(g)
Music: Kaczer 424/ML WAH 12/Vinkov 4 62
Additional song notes: It's Burning Written in 1938 following progrom in Przytk. Hebrew Adaptation with Album Notes V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18701
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
First line: S'brent! Briderlekh, s'brent! Oy, undzer orem shtetl...
First line (Yiddish):ס'ברענט! ברידערלכעך, ס'ברענט! אױ, אונדזער אָרעם שטעטל נעבעך...
Track comment: Written in 1938 following progrom in Przytk.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Firn Di Mekhutonim Aheym -- פֿירן די מחותּנים אַהײם
Also known as: Oriental Melody (Instr)
Also known as: Street Song
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Klezmer/Wedding/Instrumental/Hora
Subject: In Laws
Music: Comp Klez 44
Additional song notes: Naftule Brandwein sometimes credited as Composer. Melody played in Shargorad (also elsewhere)/aka DerGasn Nigun- Oriental Melody
On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18702
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Shabos Medley (Bente Cahan) -- שבּת מעדלי (בענטע קאַהאַן)
On album: K-064(a)
Track ID: 18703
Artist: Kahan, Bente
Artist: Gjertrud's Gipsy Orchestra
Artist: Okland, Gjertrud
Medley includes: Lekha Dodi (Sheriff)
Medley includes: Shabos Oyf Der Gantse Velt
Medley includes: A Sudenyu
Medley includes: Sholem Aleykhem (Goldfarb)
Track comment: Lekha Dodi/Shabos Oyf Der Velt/ Sholom Aleykhem/A Suedenyu
Language: Yiddish/Hebrew

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