Look up artist Gnessin, Michael


Name: Gnessin, Michael
Born: 1883
Died: 1957

Songs written or composed


Title: A Nign Fun Sheyke Fayfer -- אַ ניגון פֿון שײקע פֿײַפֿער
Composer: Gnessin, Michael
Genre: Classical

Recording:


On album: R-020(b) (The Russian Jewish Composers Vol 2)
Track ID: 508
Violin Waldman, Yuval
Piano Waldman, Cathy

Title: Ot Iz Shoyn Gekumen Friling -- אָט איז געקומען פֿרילינג
Author: Boyarska, Rive -- בּאָיאַרסקאַ, ריװע
Composer: Gnessin, Michael
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Seasons/Snow/Melting/Spring
Additional song notes: Spring Has Already Come

Recording:


On album: D-004(l) (Masters Of The Jewish Art Song/ Louis Danto)
Track ID: 11611
Vocal Danto, Khazn Louis -- דאַנטאָ, חזן לואיס
Piano Tyomkina, Natasha
Oboe Trubashnik, Senia
First line: Ot iz shoyn gekumen friling, un der shney heybt on tsugeyn,
First line (Yiddish):אָט איז שױן געקומען פֿרילינג, און דער שנײ הײבט און צוגײן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Yad Anuga -- יד ענוגה
Author: Shneur, Zalman -- שניאור, זלמן
Composer: Gnessin, Michael
Genre: Israeli/Yemenite
Subject: Love/Beauty
Transliteration: Ephemera 1539
Translation: Ephemera 1539
Additional song notes: A Tender Hand. Music listed as "Traditional, Michael Gnessin

Recordings:


On album: H-014(a) (Kochava Harrari sings Her Favorite Songs -- כּוכבה הררי במבחר שירים)
Track ID: 17066
Vocal Harrari, Kokhava -- הררי, כּוכבה
First line: Hoy, ad anuga haita la - ish lo he'ez gaat ba…
First line (Hebrew):הוֹי יד ענג הייתה לה־איש לא העז געט בע
Language: Hebrew
Style: Folk/Yemenite

On album: P-012(a) (Songs of Israel's First Pioneers -- אנו נהיה הראשונים)
Track ID: 17067
Vocal Raveh, Hillel -- רווה, הלל
First line: Hoy, ad anuga haita la - ish lo he'ez gaat ba…
First line (Hebrew):הוֹי יד ענג הייתה לה־איש לא העז געט בע
Language: Hebrew
Style: Folk/Acapella

On album: H-005(d) (Hillel And Aviva Songs of Canaan)
Track ID: 28599
Vocal/Khalil Raveh, Hillel -- רווה, הלל
First line: Hoy, ad anuga haita la - ish lo he'ez gaat ba…
First line:הוֹי יד ענג הייתה לה־איש לא העז געט בע
Style: Instrumental/Pipe Solo

On album: V-015(c) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 3/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31353
Vocal Roth, Mordecai -- ראָט, מרדכּי
First line: Hoy, ad anuga haita la - ish lo he'ez gaat ba…
First line (Hebrew):הוֹי יד ענג הייתה לה־איש לא העז געט בע
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert

On album: L-005(f) (Nechama Lifschitz / Mayn Farmegn/ Historical Recording Moscow 1964 -- ליפֿשיץ, נחמה מיי ליפֿשיץ, נחמה מייִן פֿאַרמעגן)
Track ID: 30749
Vocal Lifshitz, Nekhama -- ליפֿשיץ, נחמה
Piano Golubkova, Yelena
Arrangement Gnessin, Michael
First line: Hoy, ad anuga haita la - ish lo he'ez gaat ba…
First line (Hebrew):הוֹי יד ענג הייתה לה־איש לא העז געט בע
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert/Yemenite
Length: 3:17

On album: S-258(a) (Semer Ensemble/ Rescued Treasure: Gorki, Live at Berlin)
Track ID: 42066
Piano Bern, Alan
Trumpet Brody, Paul
Violin Kovnatskiy, Mark -- קאָוונאַטסקי, מאַרק
Bassello Lillich, Martin -- ליליטש, מאַרטין
Vocal Sklamberg, Lorin
First line: Hoy, yad anuga hayta la-ish lo he'ezga'at ba, zug sfateha shani khen,…
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert/ Bedouin Folk
Length: 7:23

Title: Minstrels Song op. 34
Composer: Gnessin, Michael
Genre: Chamber

Recording:


On album: N-046(d) (Faszination Muzik/ Tabea Zommerman (Viola) and Jascha Nemstov (Piano) play Chamber Music)
Track ID: 37541
Viola Zimmerman, Tabea
Piano Nemtsov, Jascha
Style: Lamenting/Chamber/Piano/Viola
Length: 1:48

Title: Songs of Mariamne op.37 No. 2
Composer: Gnessin, Michael
Genre: Chamber

Recording:


On album: N-046(d) (Faszination Muzik/ Tabea Zommerman (Viola) and Jascha Nemstov (Piano) play Chamber Music)
Track ID: 37542
Viola Zimmerman, Tabea
Piano Nemtsov, Jascha
Style: Lamenting/Chamber/Piano/Viola
Length: 1:36

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Shirat Abir Noded (Gnessin Op 34)
On album: R-020(a) (The Russian Jewish Composers Vol 1)
Track ID: 13937
Composer Gnessin, Michael
Artist Yankelev, Joseph, violin
Artist Figueroa, Yvonne, piano
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Song Of A Wandering Knight - to memory of 13th cent Susskind

Title: Dos Lid Fun Roytn Motele -- דאָס ליד פֿון רױטן מאָטעלע
On album: L-004(b) (THE YIDDISH ART SONG Volume 2 Leon Lishner, basso -- דאָס לעבן איז ביטער און זיס איז דאָס לידל)
Track ID: 4101
Author Utkin, J.
Composer Gnessin, Michael
Vocal Lishner, Leon
Piano Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
First line: Gearbet hot zeyde un tate, mit vos iz er beser fun zey,
First line (Yiddish):געאַרבעט האָט זיידע און טאַטע, מיט וואָס איז ער בעסער פֿון זיי?
Language: Yiddish

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