Look up artist Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff


Name: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff
Name (Yiddish): גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Born: 1939 (Baltimore, MD)
Died: May 17, 2011 (Toronto, Canada)

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Songs written or composed


Title: Ashrey Hagafrur (Greenberg) -- אשרי הגפרוּר (גרינבערג)
Author: Senesh, Chana -- סנש, חנה
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/ Metaphor (?)
Subject: Match/Flame/Consumtion
Translation: Album S-063(a)
Additional song notes: Blessed Is The Match

Recordings:


On album: M-068(a)49 (Milken/The Art of the Jewish Song)
Track ID: 41302
Vocal Halveni, Ruth
Piano Hancox, William
First line: Ashrey hagafrur shenisraf vehitsit lehavot.
First line (Hebrew):אשרי הגפרוּר שנשׂרף והצית להבוֹת. אשרי הלהבה שבּערה בּסתרי לבבוֹת.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Art Song
Length: 2:05

On album: I-002(a) (Warrior's Songs -- שירי לוֹחמים שר שמעון ישׂראלי בּניצוח יצחק גרציאני)
Track ID: 1537
Author Senesh, Chana -- סנש, חנה
Composer Dous, A. -- דאוס, א.
Artist Israeli, Shimon -- ישׂראלי, שמעון
Arranger/Conductor Gratsiani, Yitskhok -- גרציאני, יצחק
First line: Ashrey hagafrur shenisraf vehitsit lehavot.
First line (Hebrew):אשרי הגפרוּר שנשׂרף והצית להבוֹת. אשרי הלהבה שבּערה בּסתרי לבבוֹת.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "Blessed is the Match"
Language: Hebrew

Title: Cradle Song (Greenberg)
Author: Yeats, William Butler
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Lullaby
Subject: Sadness/Tenderness/Angles/Growth/Loss
Origin: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 16
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 16
Additional song notes: This song, Cradle Song (Greenberg), is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Sheet music:


Folder: 16
Series: 5
Arranged for: Soprano orTenor Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1991
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: The angles stopping above your head. They weary of...
Notes: This song, Cradle Song (Greenberg), is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Title: Ikh Hob A Shvalb Gezen (Greenberg) -- איך האָב אַ שװאַלב געזען (גרינבערג)
Also known as: Ikh Hob Gezen A Shvalb
Author: Teitelboim, Dora -- טײַטעלבוים, דאָראַ
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Aging/Trusting/Love/Lasting/Ephemeral
Origin: Alb J-081(a)/Green 5
Transliteration: Green 5/Alb V-021(c)
Translation: Green 19/Alb V-021(c)
Music: Green 5
Additional song notes: Part of Froyen Shtimme I Saw a Swallow See pamphlet in Book Index (short title "Green") Franklin Call # 1621 G 733 F7 1994 for Yiddish text, translation and transliteration. The pamphlet is as #3 in Greenberg Sheet Music

Sheet music:


Folder: 3
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Transcontinental Music Publication
Publisher address: 838 5th Ave, NY, NY 10021-7064
Date: 1994
Provenance: Purchase, The Musical Source, 2015
First line: Kh'hob a shvalb gezen in fli, gemeynt zi vet dort shtendik..
First line (Yiddish): כ'האָב אַ שוואַלב געזען אין פֿלי, געמיינט זי וועט דאָרט שטענדיק פֿליען.

Recordings:


On album: C-023(h) (B'Kol Ishah The Voice of Women Cantors)
Track ID: 22480
Author/Composer Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Vocal Novick, Khazn Martha
Piano Bartsch, Tom
First line: Hob a shvalb gezen in fli, gedenkt es volt shtendik flien,
First line:האָב אַ שװאַלב געזען אין פֿליִ, געדענקט עס װאָלט שטענדיק פֿליִען,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under I Have Seen A Swallow/ Part of Froyen Shtime

On album: K-081(a) (World Of Our Mothers Soprano Ilana Kochinska -- די װעלט פֿון אונדזערע מאַמעס)
Track ID: 26433
Vocal Kochinska, Ilana
Piano Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Ikh hob a shvalb gezen in fli, gedenkt es volt shtendik flien,
First line (Yiddish):איך האָב אַ שװאַלב געזען אין פֿליִ, געדענקט עס װאָלט שטענדיק פֿליִען,
Track comment: Part of Froyen Shtime (Yiddish Song Cycle)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Art Song

On album: M-068(a)49 (Milken/The Art of the Jewish Song)
Track ID: 41057
Vocal Halvani, Ruti
Piano Hancox, William
First line: Ikh hob a shvalb gezen in fli, gedenkt es volt shtendik flien,
First line (Yiddish):איך האָב אַ שװאַלב געזען אין פֿליִ, געדענקט עס װאָלט שטענדיק פֿליִען,
Track comment: Part of Froyen Shtime (Yiddish Song Cycle)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Art Song
Length: 3:17

Title: Ikh Shtey In Der Mittog -- איך שטײ אין דער מיטטאָג
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Leterary Origin/Love
Subject: Surrender/Passion/Midlife/Maturity
Origin: Green (Last Page)
Transliteration: Green (Last Page)
Translation: Green (Last Page)
Music: Green 15
Additional song notes: I Stand In The Midday

Recording:


On album: C-023(h) (B'Kol Ishah The Voice of Women Cantors)
Track ID: 22482
Author/Composer Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Vocal Novick, Khazn Martha
Piano Bartsch, Tom
First line: Ikh shtey in der mittog tseyt fun dayn lebn,
First line:איך שטײ אין דער מיטטאָג צײט פֿון דײַן לעבן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under I Stand In The Midday

Title: Kh'shtey In Der Mitogtsayt (Greenberg) -- כ'שטײ אין דער מיטאָגצײַט (גרינבערג)
Also known as: I Stand In The Midday (Eng)
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Women
Subject: Maturity/Love/Passion/Future
Song Comment: From song cycle "Froyenshtime"
Origin: Penguin YID 523/Alb N-026(a)/Green 20/Korn 21
Transliteration: Greenberg Sheet Music #3
Translation: Alb C-023(h)/Alb K-081(a)/Penguin YID 522 /Alb N-026(a)/Green 20/Korn 21
Music: Green 20/Greenberg Sheet Music #3
Additional song notes: I Stand in the Midday Part of Froyen Shtimme See pamphlet in Book Index (short title "Green") Franklin Call # 1621 G 733 F7 1994 for Yiddish text, translation and transliteration. The pamphlet is in Greenberg Sheet Music #3

Sheet music:


Folder: 3
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Transcontinental Music Publication
Publisher address: 838 5th Ave, NY, NY 10021-7064
Date: 1994
Provenance: Purchase, The Musical Source, 2015
First line: Kh'shtey in der mitogtsayt fun day lebn, a zang, a geboygene
First line (Yiddish): כ'שטיי אין דער מיטאָגצײַט פֿון דײַן לעבן, אַ זאַנג, אַ געבויגענע פֿון...

Recordings:


On album: H-033(a) (Pamele Hitchcock, soprano Master's Recital Gratz College)
Track ID: 21759
Vocal Hitchcock, Pamela
Piano Daugherty, Mark
First line: Ikh shtey in mitogtseyt fun dayn lebn, a zang, a geboygene..
First line:איך שטײ אין מיטאָגצײַט פֿון דײַן לעבן, אַ זאַנג, אַ געבױגענע...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Master's recital, Gratz College, April 17, 1944

On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22580
Spoken Word Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
Yiddish Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: Kh'shtey in der mitogtsayt fun dayn lebn, a zang, a geboygene fun fulkeyt...
First line:כ'שטײ אין דער מיטאָגצײַט פֿון דײַן לעבן, אַ זאַנג, אַ געבױגענע פֿון פֿולקײַט..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:30

On album: K-081(a) (World Of Our Mothers Soprano Ilana Kochinska -- די װעלט פֿון אונדזערע מאַמעס)
Track ID: 26434
Artist Kochinska, Ilana
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Kh'shtey in der mitogtsayt fun dayn lebn, a zang,
First line:כ'שטײ אין דער מיטאָגצײַט פֿון דײַן לעבן, אַ זאַנג, אַ געבױגענע...
Track comment: Part of Froyen Shtime (Yiddish Song Cycle)

On album: N-026(a) (An Afternoon Of Yiddish Art Song)
Track ID: 27752
Piano Rosenzweig, Joyce
Vocal Novick, Khazn Martha
First line: Kh'shtey in der mitogtsayt fun dayn lebn, a zang, a geboygene fun fulkeyt...
First line (Yiddish):כ'שטײ אין דער מיטאָגצײַט פֿון דײַן לעבן, אַ זאַנג, אַ געבױגענע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Art Song/Concert/Performance Recording

Title: Kol Kara (Greenberg) -- קול קרא (גרינבערג)
Author: Senesh, Chana -- סנש, חנה
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Voice/Summons/Obeyed/Crossroads/Cold/Snow/Loss
Transliteration: Alb S-063(a)
Translation: Alb S-063(a)
Additional song notes: A Voice Called

Title: Mit A Nar -- מיט אַ נאַר
Author: Tussman, Malke Heifetz -- טוסמאַן, מלכּה חפֿץ
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Fool/Culture/Foolishness
Origin: Green 19
Transliteration: Green 8
Translation: Green 19/Alb C-023(h)
Music: Green 8
Additional song notes: Part of Froyen Shtimme With A Fool See pamphlet in Book Index (short title "Green") Franklin Call # 1621 G 733 F7 1994 for Yiddish text, translation and transliteration. The pamphlet is boxed as #3 in Greenberg Sheet Music.

Sheet music:


Folder: 3
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Transcontinental Music Publication
Publisher address: 838 5th Ave, NY, NY 10021-7064
Date: 1994
Provenance: Purchase, The Musical Source, 2015
First line: Kultur. Vos tut a nar mit kultur? Mit kultur er ken khorev..
First line (Yiddish): קולטור. וואָס טוט אַ נאַר מיט קולטור? מיט קולטור ער קען חרוב מאַכן...

Recordings:


On album: C-023(h) (B'Kol Ishah The Voice of Women Cantors)
Track ID: 22481
Vocal Novick, Khazn Martha
Piano Bartsch, Tom
First line: Kultur - vos tut a nar mit kultur? Vos tut a kulturele nar?
First line (Yiddish):קולטור - װאָס טוט אַ נאַר מיט קולטור? װאָס טוט אַ קולטורעלע נאַר?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under With A Fool/ Part of Froyen Shtime
Language: Yiddish
Style: Art Song/Concert

On album: M-068(a)49 (Milken/The Art of the Jewish Song)
Track ID: 41058
Vocal Halvani, Ruti
Piano Hancox, William
First line: Kultur - vos tut a nar mit kultur? Vos tut a kulturele nar?
First line (Yiddish):קולטור - װאָס טוט אַ נאַר מיט קולטור? װאָס טוט אַ קולטורעלע נאַר?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under With A Fool/ Part of Froyen Shtime
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Art Song
Length: 1:49

Title: Shustershe Vayblekh -- שוסטירשע װײַבלעך
Also known as: Yenems Iz Beser
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Novelty/Humorous
Subject: Husbands/Occupations/Advantages/
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 31
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 31
Additional song notes: Shoemaker's Wives Relate this song to "Sheyn Bin Ikh Sheyn".

Sheet music:


Folder: 31
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Shustershe vayber hobn gezogt zey kenen di dratves nit makhn
First line (Yiddish): שוסטטערשע ווײַבער האָבן געזאָגט זיי קענען די דראַטוועס ניט מאַכן, ...
Notes: Published by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg under the title "Yenems Iz Beser" Sheet music physically in ephemera folder 910

Folder: 1007
Series: 4
Arranged for: SSA Women's Choir with piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Shustershe vayber hobn gezogt zey kenen di dratves nit makhn
First line (Yiddish): שוסטטערשע ווײַבער האָבן געזאָגט זיי קענען די דראַטוועס ניט מאַכן, ...
Notes: Published by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg under the title "Yenems Iz Beser" Sheet music physically in ephemera folder 910

Recordings:


On album: E-025(a) (Europaisches Jiddish-Festival Leverkusen 1993)
Track ID: 26895
Vocal Troyke, Karsten -- טרױקע, קאַרסטען
First line: Shustershe vaybelekh hobn gezugt, az zey darfn di dratve...
First line (Yiddish):שוסטערשע װײַבלעך האָבן געזאָגט, אַז זײ דאַרפֿן די דראַװע מאַכן,
Track comment: Relate this song to "Sheyn bin Ikh Sheyn"
Language: Yiddish

On album: J-033(a) (Lin Jaldati / Jiddischer Lieder)
Track ID: 31386
Vocal Jaldati, Lin -- יאַלדאַטי, לין
Artist: Martin Hoffman Orchestra -- מאַרטין האָפֿמאַן אָרקעסטער
Conductor/Arranger Hoffman, Martin -- האָפֿמאַן, מאַרטין
First line: Shustershe vaybelekh hobn gezugt, zey darfn di dratve makhn,
First line (Yiddish):שוסטערשע װײַבלעך האָבן געזאָגט, זײ דאַרפֿן די דראַװע מאַכן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:57

Title: Vos Tuen Vayber -- װאָס טוען װײַבער
Author: Kling, Berta -- קלינג, בערטאַ
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Wives/Women/Husband/Dissatisfaction/Envy
Origin: Greenberg Shhet Music #3
Transliteration: Greenberg Sheet Music#3
Translation: Ephemera 1109/Greenberg Sheet Music #3
Music: Greenberg Sheet Music # 3
Additional song notes: What Do Wives Do?Part of Froyen Shtimme See pamphlet in Book Index (short title "Green") Franklin Call # M1621 G 733 F7 1994 (Folio) for Yiddish text, translation and transliteration. The pamphlet is #3 in Greenberg Sheet Music

Sheet music:


Folder: 3
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Transcontinental Music Publication
Publisher address: 838 5th Ave, NY, NY 10021-7064
Date: 1994
Provenance: Purchase, The Musical Source, 2015
First line: Vos tuen vayber(2), vayber in farnakhtn? Zitsn af di benk(2)
First line (Yiddish): וואָס טוען ווײַבער(2), ווײַבער אין פֿאַרנאַכטן? זיטצן אַף די בענק(2),.

Recordings:


On album: H-033(a) (Pamele Hitchcock, soprano Master's Recital Gratz College)
Track ID: 21758
Vocal Hitchcock, Pamela
Piano Daugherty, Mark
First line: Vos tuen vayber, vos tuen vayber in farnakhtn
First line (Yiddish):װאָס טוען װײַבער, טאָס טוען װײַבער אין פֿאַרנאַכטן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Art Song/Concert

On album: M-068(a)49 (Milken/The Art of the Jewish Song)
Track ID: 41311
Vocal Halvani, Ruti
Piano Hancox, William
First line: Vos tuen vayber, vos tuen vayber in farnakhten, zitsn oyf benk, zitsn oyf benk
First line (Yiddish):וואָס טוען ווײַבער, וואָס טוען ווײַבער אין פֿאַנאַכטן, זיצן אויף די בענק,....
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Art Song
Length: 2:53

Title: Nem Mit Undzer Benken -- נעם מיט אובדזער בענקען
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Aging/Autumn/Forboding/Vitality/Relationship/Summer
Origin: Alb J-034(a)
Transliteration: Alb J-034(a)/Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 28
Translation: Alb J-034(a)/SM Greenberg 28
Music: Ephemra 910/SM Greenberg 28
Additional song notes: Take With You Our Longing

Sheet music:


Folder: 1004
Series: 4
Arranged for: SATB choir and piano
Translator: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Af dayn kop der harbst zikh tsetsvitet nor in dayn oyg...
First line (Yiddish): אַפֿ דײַן קאָפּ דער האַרבסט זיך צעצוויטעטת נאָר אין דײַן אויג זעמער נאָך...
Notes: Nem Mit Undzer Benken (Take With You Our Longing). Poem by Beyle-Schaechter-Gottesman, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg for Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman. Sheet Mustic physically in ephemera folder #910

Folder: 28
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Af dayn kop der harbst zikh tsetsvitet nor in dayn oyg…
First line (Yiddish): אַף דײַן קאָפ דער האַרבסט זיך צעטצוויטעט נאָר אין דײַן אויג דער זומער
Notes: Take With You Our Longing

Recording:


On album: J-034(a) (Jewish People's Philharmonic Chorus/ Binyumen Schaechter, Conductor/Zingt -- דער ייִדישער פֿילהאַרמאָניש פֿאָךקסכאָר\ בנימין שעכטער, דיריגענט\ זינגט)
Track ID: 33025
Director Schaechter, (Ben) Binyumen -- שעכטער, (בען) בנימין
Vocal Jewish People's Philharmonic Chorus -- דער ייִדישער פֿילהאַרמאָנישער פֿאָלקסכאָר
Piano Vines, Mitchell
First line: Oyf dayn kop der harbst nokh tsetvitet, nor in dayn oyg,
First line (Yiddish):אויף דײַן קאָפּ דער האַרבסט נאָך צעצוויטעט, נאָר אין דײַן אויג,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Choral
Length: 3:20

Title: Ana Dodi (Greenberg) -- ענה דודי (גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Biblical/Song of Songs 02:10-13
Subject: Beloved/Love/Nature/Seasons/Turtledove/Figs/Vines/Spring
Origin: Tanakh v.2 1931/Ephemera 110
Transliteration: Ephemera 110/ SM Greenbeg 7
Translation: Tanakh v.2 1931/Ephemera 110
Music: Ephemera 110/SM Greenberg 7
Additional song notes: My Beloved Spoke

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Folder: 7
Series: 5
Arranged for: Soprano or Tenor and Piano
Texts: Original Hebrew/Translation/Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: Nov 16, 1996
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Ana dodi v'amar kumi lakh rayati yafti ulkhi lakh,
First line (Yiddish): אנה דודי ואמר לי קומי לך רעיתי יפתי ולכי לך

Title: Al Tifgey Bi Le-ozvekh (Greenberg) -- אל תּפגעי בי לעזבך (גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Biblical/Book of Ruth 01:16-17
Subject: Naomi/Ruth/Convert/Constancy
Origin: Tanankh v2. 1943
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 36
Translation: Tanakh v.2 1943/Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 36
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 36
Additional song notes: Entreat Me Not To Leave Thee

Sheet music:


Folder: 36
Series: 5
Arranged for: Medium High Voice/Flute/Piano
Translator: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1998
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Al tifgi bi le-ozveich lashuv meiachoryich ki el-asher...
First line (Yiddish): אל תפגעי בי לעובך לשוב מאחריך כי אל אשר תלכי אלך ובאשר תליגי...
Notes: Entreat me not to leave thee, or to return and not follow thee, for where you go I will go; Written for her daughter, Susan Berger Sheet music physically in Ephemera Forlder 910

Folder: 979
Series: 4
Arranged for: Medium High Voice/Flute/Piano
Translator: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1998
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Al tifgi bi le-ozveich lashuv meiachoryich ki el-asher...
First line (Yiddish): אל תפגעי בי לעובך לשוב מאחריך כי אל אשר תלכי אלך ובאשר תליגי...
Notes: Entreat me not to leave thee, or to return and not follow thee, for where you go I will go; / This is also in the Helen Medeweff Greenberg Collection / Missing in the General File Written for her daughter, Susan Berger Sheet music physically in Ephemera Forlder 910

Title: Kaddish (Greenberg) -- קדיש (גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Religious/Liturgica/Sanctification
Origin: Alb B-058(a)
Transliteration: Alb B-058(a)/SM Greenberg 9
Translation: Alb B-058(a)/Vorbei 235
Music: SM Greenberg 9
Additional song notes: Mourner's Prayer

Sheet music:


Folder: 9
Series: 5
Arranged for: High Voice/Piano with version one whole tone lower
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1999
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: v'yitkadash shmei raba, b'almab'al divrutei, v'yamlich mal..
First line (Yiddish): ויתקדש שמה רנא, בעלמא די ברא כרעותה, וימליך מלכותו...

Title: T'filah Lish'lom Ham'dinah
Also known as: Prayer for the State of Israel
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Prayer
Subject: Peace/Israel/Blessing/State
Origin: SM Greenberg 37
Transliteration: SM Greenberg 37
Translation: SM Greenberg 37
Music: SM Greenberg 37
Additional song notes: Prayer For The State of Israel

Sheet music:


Folder: 37
Series: 5
Arranged for: High Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1999
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Avinu shebamayim tsur Yisrael v'goalo, bariech et m'dinat..i
First line (Yiddish): אבינו שבשמים, צור ישראל וגאלו, ברך את מדימת עשראל, ראשית צמיחת...
Notes: Prayer for the State of Israel by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg for Rabbi George B. Driesen in honour of his graduation from Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, Philadelphia, June, 1999. Our Father in Heaven, Rock and Redeemer of the People of Israel, with its promise of redemption... Sheet music physically located in Ephemera Folder 910

Folder: 981
Series: 4
Arranged for: High and Medium Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Avinu shebamayim tsur Yisrael v'goalo, bariech et m'dinat..i
First line (Yiddish): אבינו שבשמים, צור ישראל וגאלו, ברך את מדימת עשראל, ראשית צמיחת...
Notes: Prayer for the State of Israel by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg/ This is also in the Helen Medeweff Collection/ Missing in the General File

Title: Shalom Rav (Greenberg) -- שלום רב (גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: PrayerClassical
Subject: Peace
Transliteration: Alb L-024(a)/Ephemera 110/SM Greenberg 10
Translation: Alb L-024(b)/Ephemra 917
Music: Ephemera 110/SM Greenberg 10
Additional song notes: Grant Peace

Sheet music:


Folder: 10
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Date: 1999
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Sholom rav al yisrael, amcha tasimta tasim l'olam,

Title: Shehekheyanu (Greenberg) -- שהחינו (גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Liturgy/Prayer
Subject: Blessing/Thanksgiving/Life/Health
Origin: Alb M-041(a)Alb B-033(f)
Transliteration: Alb A-034(a)/Alb P-028(f)/Ephemera 910SM Greenberg 11
Translation: Alb M-041(a)/Alb 034(a)/B-033(f)
Music: Ephemera 910/ SM Greenberg 11

Sheet music:


Folder: 11
Series: 5
Arranged for: Duet for soprano (or tenor) and baritone
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 2001
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Barukh, barukh, barukh, ata barukh ata adonoy,
First line (Yiddish): בּרוך בּרוך בּרוך אתּה בּרוך אתּה יי,
Notes: Shehecheyanu by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. Duet for soprano (or tenor) and bass-baritone (or treble and bass choir) Sheet music physically located in Ephemra Folder 910

Title: Esa Einai (Greenberg-Hebrew) -- `שׂא עיני (גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Psalm 121/Biblical/Sephardic
Subject: Faith/Moutains/Help
Origin: Psalm 121:01/N-010(b)/B-021(a)/Alb M-041(a)/Alb C-001(a)/Tanakh v.2 1729
Transliteration: N-010(b)/Alb C-001(a)/Alb C-001(f)/Alb A-034(a)/SM Greenberg 12
Translation: N-010(b)/Alb B-021(a)/Alb M-041(a)/Alb C-001(f)/Alb H-033(a)/Tanakh v.2 1729
Music: Ephemera 910/ SM Greenberg 12
Additional song notes: I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes, From Whence Cometh My Help

Sheet music:


Folder: 13
Series: 5
Arranged for: Medium and HighVoice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1998
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Esa einai el heharim, me'ayin yavo ezri, ezri ma'im Adoshem
First line (Yiddish): אשׂא עיני אל־ההרים מאין יבא עזרי, עזרי מעם ה' עשׂה שמים וארץ.
Notes: Esa Einai (in Hebrew) (I Will Lift Mayn Eyes). Psalm 121 by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg for Lorraine M. Sheeler. For medium voice and piano. 1998. Sheet music physically located in Ephemra Folder 910

Title: Dos Goldene Fayfl -- דאָס גאָלדענע פֿײַפֿל
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Literary Origin
Subject: Four Yiddish Songs
Origin: Ephemera 910
Transliteration: Ephemera 910
Translation: Ephemera 910
Music: Ephemera 910
Additional song notes: Dos Goldene Fayfl (The Gold Flute) Four Yiddish Songs composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg based on poems by Canadian Women. A. Ai Liu Liu by Ida Maza. B. Mayn Gold'n Fayfl by Ida Maza C. Shikh by Udica D. Der Vint by Ida Maza In memory of Naomi M Greenberg For high voice and piano. Mezzo voice version 1 whole tone lower

Sheet music:


Folder: 14
Series: 5
Arranged for: High Voice/Piano
Translator: Various
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
Notes: Dos Goldene Fayfl (The Gold Flute) Four Yiddish Songs composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg based on poems by Canadian Women. A. Ai Liu Liu by Ida Maza. B. Mayn Gold'n Fayfl by Ida Maza C. Shikh by Udica D. Der Vint by Ida Maza In memory of Naomi M Greenberg For medium and high voice and piano. Mezzo voice version 1 whole tone lower Sheet Music physically in Ephemera Folder 910

Title: Ai-Liu Liu -- אײַ־ליו לוי
Author: Maza, Ida -- מאַזאַ, איטע
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Lullaby/Classical/Literary Origin
Subject: Bird/Sleep/Mother/Song/Cricket/Winter/Poverty/Fish/River
Origin: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Translation: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Additional song notes: Part of "Dos Goldene Fayfl"

Sheet music:


Folder: 14
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Irving Massey
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Ai-liu liu, mine kind, shlof ayn. Es zingt der foygl zikh…
First line (Yiddish): אײַ-ליו, ליו, מײַן קינד, שלאָף אײַ. עס זינגט דיא פֿויגל זיך אַליין.

Title: Mayn Goldn Fayfl -- מײַן גאָלדן פֿײַפֿל
Author: Maza, Ida -- מאַזאַ, איטע
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Literary Origin/Lament
Subject: Flute/Song/Sad/Exile/Memory
Origin: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Translation: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Music: Ephemera 910/ SM Greenberg 14
Additional song notes: Part of "Dos Goldene Fayfl"

Sheet music:


Folder: 14
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Irving Massey
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Ikh kum on tsu aykh tsu aukh fun di vaytn, mit zak oyfn…
First line (Yiddish): איך קום אָן צו אײַך, צו אייִך פֿון די ווײַטן, מיט זאָק אויפֿן פּלייצע

Title: Shikh -- שיך
Author: Udica
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Literary Origin/Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Shoes/Wandering/Witness/Heaven/Wails/Chaos
Origin: Ephemera 910 /SM Greenberg 14
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Translation: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg14
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Additional song notes: Part of "Dos Goldene Fayfl" Shoes

Sheet music:


Folder: 14
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Helen Zoffer
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Ot di shikh di milionen, zey veln ni shvaygn. Nit keyn…
First line (Yiddish): אָט די שיך די מיליאָנען, זיי וועלן ניט שוויגן. מיט־קײַן-געזעענע...

Title: Der Vint -- דער ווינט
Author: Maza, Ida -- מאַזאַ, איטע
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Literary Origin
Subject: Wind/Nature/Rain/Earth/Colors
Origin: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg14
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg14
Translation: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 14
Additional song notes: Part of "Dos Goldene Fayfl" The Wind

Sheet music:


Folder: 14
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Irving Massey
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Der vint, der vint iz a geniter shnayder, nit sher un nodl..
First line (Yiddish): דער ווינט, דער ווינט איז אַ געניטער שנײַנדער, מיט שער און נאַדל...

Title: Magic Breath
Author: Leckner, Carole H.
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Literary Origin
Subject: Night/Death/Marning/Revive/Muffets/Cinders/Golden Locks
Origin: Ephemera 910/ SH Grenberg 16
Music: Ephemera 910/ SH Grenberg 16
Additional song notes: This song, Magic Breath, is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Sheet music:


Folder: 16
Series: 5
Arranged for: Soprano orTenor Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1991
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Every night I die, I die and awaken miraculously alive,
Notes: This song, Magic Breath, is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Title: T'Filat Chana -- תפילט חנה
Also known as: Samuel 1:02-1-10
Also known as: Hannah's Prayer
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Prayer/Biblical/Samuel 1:02-1-10
Subject: Prayer/Hanna/Praise/Faith/Hunger/Childlessness/Justice
Origin: Ephemera 910/Tanakh v.2 643/ SH Greenberg 17
Transliteration: Ephemeral 910/SH Greenberg 17
Translation: Ephemera 910/SH Greenberg 17
Music: Ephemera 910/SH Greenberg 17
Additional song notes: Chana's Prayer Samuel 1:2 Verses 1-10

Sheet music:


Folder: 17
Series: 5
Arranged for: Medium Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Tranliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1996
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: My heart exulteth in the Lord, my horn is exalted in the Lo
First line (Yiddish): עלץ לבי ביהוה רמה קרני ביוה רמה רחב פי על אויבי כי שמחתי בישועתך,
Notes: T'Filat Chana (Hannah's Prayer) from the book of First Samuel, Ch II, Verses 1-10 by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg commissioned by Holy Blossom Temple Sisterhood, Toronto, Canada, in honour of its 75th Anniversary, October 24, 1996. Tone poem for medium voice and piano, high voice version available, one whole tone highter. Sheet music physically in epemera folder 910.

Title: Five Faces of Love
Author: Yeats, William Butler
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Literary Origin
Subject: Love
Origin: Ephemera 910
Music: Ephemera 910
Additional song notes: Based on Poems by William Butler Yeats Brown Penny, The Lady's First Song, The Falling of the Leaves, For Anne Gregory, When You Are Old

Sheet music:


Folder: 18
Series: 5
Arranged for: High Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
Notes: Based on Poems by William Butler Yeats A. Brown Penny B. The Lady's First Song C. The Falling of the Leaves D. For Anne Gregory E. When You Are Old Medium voice version available, one whole tone lower Sheet Music physically in Ephemera Folder#910

Title: Four Songs
Author: Patchen, Kenneth
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Literary Origin
Origin: Ephemera 910/SH Greeberg 19
Music: Ephemera 910/SH Greeberg 19
Additional song notes: Based on Poems by Kenneth Patchen titled Who'll That Be/ We Leave you Pleasure/It's My Town, Beautiful You Are

Sheet music:


Folder: 993
Series: 4
Arranged for: Tenor or Soprano/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg*
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
Notes: Four Songs based on Poems by Kenneth Patchen composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg/ Missing in the General File

Title: Mizmor Ledovid (Psalm 023, Greenberg) -- מזמוֹר לדוד (תהלים כג, גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Biblical/Psalm
Subject: Faith
Origin: Pasternak CH 145/Alb Y-003(a)/Alb S-004(a)/Tanakh v.2 1573/SM Greenberg 21
Transliteration: Pasternak CH 65/Alb Y-003(a)/Alb D-008(d)2/Alb K-059(c)/Ephemeral 910
Translation: K-059(c)/Pasternak CH 145/Y-003(a)/Alb D-008(d)2/CD B-076(a)/Tanakh v.2 1573
Music: Ephemera 910/SH Greenberg 21

Sheet music:


Folder: 994
Series: 4
Arranged for: For SATB acapella Choir with tenor or soprano solo
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1988
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Adonai roi lo echsar, binot deshe yarbitzeini al mei...
First line (Yiddish): יהיה רעי לא אחסר, בנאות דשא ירביצני על מי מנחות ינהלני.
Notes: 23rd Psalm composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg /This is also in the Henen Medwedeff Greenberg Collection / Missing in the General file

Folder: 21
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Adonai roi lo echsar: binot deshe yarbitzei el-mei m'nuchoti
First line (Yiddish): יהוה רעי לא אהסר: בנאות דשא ירביצני על־מי מנחות ינהלני:

Title: Borukh El Elyon (Greenberg) -- בּרוּך אל עליון (גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Religious/Zmiros
Origin: Alb Y-003(a)/Alb Y-003(b)
Transliteration: Alb Y-003(a)/Alb Y-003(b)/Ephemera 910
Music: Ephemera 910/Greenberg SM 23

Sheet music:


Folder: 996
Series: 4
Arranged for: For SATB Accabell Choir
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medweff Greenberg
Date: 1997
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Baruch eil elyon asher natan m'nucha nafsheinu fid,
Notes: Written for the Beth Tikva Choir/ Missing in the General File Sheet music physically in ephemera folder 910

Folder: 23
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Baruch eil elyon asher natan m'nucha, l'nafsheinu fidyon…
First line (Yiddish): בּרוּך אָל עליוֹן אָשר נתּן מנוּחה, לנפֿשנוּ פֿדיוֹן, משאָת ואנחה...

Title: Al Harofeh
Also known as: The Doctor Who Fell Prey To Love
Author: Luzzato, Ephriam -- לוצאטו, אפרים
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Love/Irony/Literary Origin
Subject: Love/Smitten/Pain/Touch/Cure/Patient/Doctor/Wound/Relief
Origin: Carmi 506
Transliteration: Ephemra 910/SM Greenberg 24
Translation: Ephemra 910/Carmi 506/SM Greenberg 24
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg/24
Additional song notes: The Doctor Who Fell Prey To Love

Sheet music:


Folder: 998
Series: 4
Arranged for: SATB Acappella Choir
Translator: T. Carmi
Texts: Hebrew Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1990
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Yalda yafe yachat umod ohevat ba'a beyta rofeh mazor...
First line (Yiddish): ילדה יפה אחת אוהבת באה ביתה רופא מזור לקחת, לאמר: כי זה ימים נפשה...
Notes: Al Harofeh (The Doctor Who Fell Prey To Love) Poem by Ephraim Luzzato, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg,/ This is also in the Helen Medeweff Greenberg Collection

Folder: 24
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: T. Carmi
Texts: Hebrew Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Greenberg
Date: 1990
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeff Greenberg 2009
First line: Yalda yafe yachat umod ohevat ba'a beyta rofeh mazor…
First line (Yiddish): ילדה יפה אחת אוהבת באה ביתה רופא מזור לקחת, לאמר: כי זה ימים נפשה…
Notes: Hebrew text and Transliteration taken from sheet music # 998 - Cannot find this sheet music

Title: Ruchot Hayam
Also known as: Sea Breezes
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Israeli/Literary Origin
Subject: Winds/Waves/Joy/Play/Vessel
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 25
Translation: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 25
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 25
Additional song notes: Sea Breezes

Sheet music:


Folder: 25
Series: 5
Arranged for: SATB Acapella Choir
Texts: Translation/Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1989
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Ruchot hayam m'zam'mim, v'hagalim sharim, homim.
Notes: Ruchot Hayam (Sea Breezes). Anonymous poem, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg for Mark and Susan Greenberg. Sheet music physically in ephemeral forlder # 910

Title: Ha-eish Asher Baeven
Also known as: The Fire In The Stone
Author: Rivner, Tuvia
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Israeli/Literary Origin
Subject: Love/Thought/Sleep/Reliance/Fear/Reliance
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 35
Translation: SM Greenberg 35
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 35
Additional song notes: The Fire In The Stone

Sheet music:


Folder: 1000
Series: 4
Arranged for: For SATB acappela choir
Translator: Ruth Mintz
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medweff Greenberg
Date: 1990
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Gam basheina ani roeh otcha, ufacha dizo reim elha simcha.
Notes: Ha-eish Asher Baeven (The Fire In the Stone) Poem by Tuvia Rivner, music composed by Helen Greenerg Sheet music physically in ephemera folder #910

Folder: 35
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Ruth Mintz
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1990
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Gam basheina ani roeh otcha, ufacha dizo reim elha simcha.
Notes: Ha-eish Asher Baeven (The Fire In the Stone) Poem by Tuvia Rivner, music composed by Helen Greenerg Sheet music physically in ephemera folder #910

Title: Hasimcha Balev Yokedet
Author: Havatzelet,V.
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Israeli/Zionist
Subject: Celeration/Hope/Persistance/Dancing/Joy
Origin: Ephemera 910
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 34
Translation: Ephemera 910
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 34
Additional song notes: In Honour of Israel's 40th Anniversary

Sheet music:


Folder: 1001
Series: 4
Arranged for: For SATB acapella choir
Texts: Original/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medweff Greenberg
Date: April 1988
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Hasimcha balev yokedet v'raglenu shof'ot, kach nidroch...
First line (Yiddish): השמחה בלב יוקדת, ורגלינו ניל שופעות, כך נדרוך אדמת מולרת, ונשירה...
Notes: Hasimcha Baleve Yokedet, poem by Z. Havazelet, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg in honour of Israel's 40th Anniversary Sheet music physically in ephemera folder # 910

Folder: 38
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Original/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medweff Greenberg
Date: 1988
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Hasimcha balev yokedet v'raglenu shof'ot, kach nidroch...
First line (Yiddish): השמחה בלב יוקדת, ורגלינו ניל שופעות, כך נדרוך אדמת מולרת, ונשירה...
Notes: Hasimcha Baleve Yokedet, poem by Z. Havazelet, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg in honour of Israel's 40th Anniversary Sheet music physically in ephemera folder # 910

Title: Di Nakht (Greenberg) -- די נאַכט (גרינבערג)
Author: Maza, Ida -- מאַזאַ, איטע
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Night/Pious/Crickets/Stars/Ponds/Frogs/Shadows/Moon/Light
Origin: Ephemera 910
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/ SM Greenberg 26
Translation: Ephemera 910
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 26

Sheet music:


Folder: 1002
Series: 4
Arranged for: SATB with Piano Accompaniment
Translator: Irving Massey
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Shtil un frum, shtil un frum, geyt di nakht azoy arum.
First line (Yiddish): שטיל און פֿרום, שטיל און פֿרום, גייט די נאַכט אַזוי אַרום.
Notes: Di Nakht (The Night). Poem by Ida Maza, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg for Irving Massey and Ann Colley. Sheet Musical physically in ephemera folder #910

Folder: 26
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Shtil un frum, (2) geyt di nakht azoy arum, nor di griln…
First line (Yiddish): שטיל און פֿרום, (2) גייט די נאַיט אַזוי אַרוםת נאָר די גרילן...
Notes: The Night

Title: A Muter's Gebet -- אַ מוטערס געבעט
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Folk
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 27
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 27
Additional song notes: A Mother's Prayer Cannot follow transliteration

Title: Shprayz Ikh Mir (Greenberg) -- שפּרײַז איך מיר (גרינבערג)
Also known as: Tsum Yarid
Author: Kahn, Sh. -- כּהן, ש.
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Drinking/
Subject: Drinking/Market Day/Fair/Horse/Inn
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/ML MTAG 70/Alb K-051(e)
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/ML MTAG 70/Alb K-051(e)/Alb K-26(d)2/Alb P-038(a)/SM Greenberg 29
Translation: Alb K-26(d)2/Alb K-051(e)/Alb S-098(b)/Ephemera 1566 (p.19)
Music: Ephemra 910/SM Greenberg 29
Additional song notes: Published under title by Greenberg as "Tsum Yarid"

Sheet music:


Folder: 1005
Series: 4
Arranged for: SSA Women's Choir with piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1988
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Shprayz ikh mir mit gikhe, gikhe trit, nok a ferdl tsum...
Notes: Shprayz Ikh Mir. Lyrics by Sh. Kahn, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. Published under title "Tsum Yarid" Sheet Music physically in ephemera folder 910

Folder: 29
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1988
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Klop (5) Shprays ikh mir mit gikhe trit, nokh a ferdl tsum..
First line (Yiddish): שפרייז איך מיר מיט גיכע טריט, נאָך אַ פֿערדל צום יריד, מיטן טייסטער...
Notes: purse = טייסטער/Published under title "Tsum Yarid"

Title: Shabbat Kodesh -- שבת קדש
Author: Persky, E.
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Shabos/Sabbath
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 30
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 30
Additional song notes: Holy Sabbath

Sheet music:


Folder: 30
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Date: 1989
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Shabbat (5) machar kodesh, marchar ken…

Folder: 1006
Series: 4
Arranged for: SSA Women's Choir with piano
Texts: Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1989
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
Notes: Shabbat Kodesh. Lyrics by E. Persky, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg for Eleanore Medwedeff on her 90th birthday. Sheet Music physically in ephemera folder #910

Title: Shneinu B'yachad V'chol Echad L'Chud
Also known as: Two of Us Together, Each of Us Alone
Author: Amichai, Yehuda -- עמיחי, יהודה
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Israeli/Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Place/Luna Park/Isolation/Soldiers/Love/Need/Mercy/Intimacy
Transliteration: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 32
Translation: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 32
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 32
Additional song notes: Two Of Us Together, Each Of Us Alone

Sheet music:


Folder: 32
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Robert Friend and Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Texts: Translation/Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1990
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Yalda sheli a var v'avi lo bala Luna Park
First line (Yiddish): ילדה שלי, עוד קיץ עבד ואבי לא בא ללונה־פרק,
Notes: Hebrew first line true to text, but not sheet music/ Shneinu B'yachad V'chol Echad L'Chud (Two of Us Together, Each of Us Alone). Poem by Yehuda Amichai, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg.

Folder: 1008
Series: 4
Arranged for: SATB Acapella Choir
Translator: Robert Friend and Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Texts: Translation/Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1990
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Yalda sheli a var v'avi lo bala Luna Park
First line (Yiddish): ילדה שלי, עוד קיץ עבד ואבי לא בא ללונה־פרק,
Notes: Hebrew first line true to text, but not sheet music/ Shneinu B'yachad V'chol Echad L'Chud (Two of Us Together, Each of Us Alone). Poem by Yehuda Amichai, music composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg.

Title: Dremlen Feygl Oyf..Tsvaygn (Greenberg) -- דרעמלען פֿױגל אױף די צװײַגן (גרינבערג)
Author: Rudnitski, Leah -- רודניצקי, לאה
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Viglid/Lullaby/Holcaust/Lament
Subject: Birds/Tree/Branches/Sleep/Child/Parents
Origin: Kaczer 87/Alb D-004(g)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb V-001(a)/Alb M-029(a)/Green 19
Transliteration: Green 10/Alb M-029(a)/Alb R-007(c)/Alb Z-010(g)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb J-034(a)
Translation: Green 19/Alb K-014(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Alb F-032(c)/Alb G-006(b)/Alb J-034(a)
Music: Green 10
Additional song notes: Same melody as "S'iz Keyn Broyt In Shtub Nishto."See #3 in Greenberg Sheet Music for Text, Transliteration, translation and Music

Sheet music:


Folder: 3
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Transcontinental Music Publication
Publisher address: 838 5th Ave, NY, NY 10021-7064
Date: 1994
Provenance: Purchase, The Musical Source, 2015
First line: Dremlen feygel oyf di tsvaygn, shlof mayn tayer kind,…
First line (Yiddish): דרעמלען פֿייגל אויף די צווײַגן, שלאָף מײַן טײַער קינד. בײַ דײַן וויגל..

Title: Shiru Ladoshem (Greenberg) -- שירו ליהוה (גרינבערג)
Also known as: Shiru Ladonai (Greenberg)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Psalm/Biblical/Classical
Subject: Song/Heaven/Earth/Praise/Sovereignty/Psalm 096:01-09, 11-13
Origin: Tanakh v.2 1862
Transliteration: Ephemera 109/SM Greenberg 34
Translation: Tanakh v.2 1682/SM Greenberg 34
Music: Ephemera 109/SM Greenberg 34
Additional song notes: Sing Unto The Lord/ Part of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg's "T'hillim"

Sheet music:


Folder: 34
Series: 5
Arranged for: High Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg 2009
First line: Shiru ladonai shir chadash, shiru ladonoi kol ha'aretz,
First line (Yiddish): שירו ליהוה שיר חדש, שירו ליהוה כל־הארץ. שירו ליהי ברכו שמו...
Notes: Sing unot the Lord a new song: sing unto the Lord all the Earth./ Part of Four Hebrew Psalms Sheet music phisically in Ephemera 109

Folder: 1061
Series: 4
Arranged for: Medium and High Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
First line: Shiru ladonai shir chadash, shiru ladonoi kol ha'aretz,
First line (Yiddish): שירו ליהוה שיר חדש, שירו ליהוה כל־הארץ. שירו ליהי ברכו שמו...
Notes: Sing unot the Lord a new song: sing unto the Lord all the Earth. Sheet music phisically in Ephemera 109

Title: Adonai Shima T'Filati (Greenberg) -- יהוה שמעה תפלתי (גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Biblical/Psalm
Subject: Psalm 102:2-5, 9-10, 13-14/Prayer/Distress/Sickness/Anguish
Origin: Tanakh v.2 1687
Transliteration: Ephemera 109/SM Greenberg 34
Translation: Tanakh v.2 1687/SM Greenberg 34
Music: SM Greenberg 34
Additional song notes: Lord, Hear My Prayer)/Part of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg's "T'hillim"

Sheet music:


Folder: 34
Series: 5
Arranged for: High Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg 2009
First line: Hashem shima t'filati, v'shav ati eilecha tavo:...
First line (Yiddish): יהוה שמעה תפלתי ושועתי אליך תבוא: אל־תסתר פניך ממני ביום צר לי...
Notes: Hear my prayer, O Lord, and let my cry come unto Thee. Do not hide Thy face from me in my time of trouble./Part of Four Hebrew Psalms Sheet music phisically in Ephemera 109

Folder: 1062
Series: 4
Arranged for: Medium and High Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
First line: Hashem shima t'filati, v'shav ati eilecha tavo:...
First line (Yiddish): יהוה שמעה תפלתי ושועתי אליך תבוא: אל־תסתר פניך ממני ביום צר לי...
Notes: Hear my prayer, O Lord, and let my cry come unto Thee. Do not hide Thy face from me in my time of trouble. Sheet music phisically in Ephemera 109

Title: Sha-alu Shalom Y'rushalayim (Greenberg) -- שאלו שלום ירושלם (גרימבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Psalm/Biblical
Subject: Jerusalem/Place/Presence/Peace/Thanks/Psalm 122:1-2, 6-9
Origin: Tanakh v.2 1730
Transliteration: Ephemera 109/SM Greenberg 34
Translation: Tanakh v.2 1730/SM Greenberg 34
Music: Ephemera 109/SM Greenberg 34
Additional song notes: Prayer for the Peace of Jerusalem/ From Helen Medwedeff Greenberg's "T'hillim"

Sheet music:


Folder: 34
Series: 5
Arranged for: High Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg 2009
First line: Samachti b'omrim li beit Adonai neileich: Omdot hayu...
First line (Yiddish): שמחתי באמרים לי בית יהיה נלך: עמדות היו רגלינו בשעריך ירושלם:
Notes: I rejoiced when they said unto me: Let us go into the house of the Lord. Part of Four Hebrew Psalms Sheet music phisically in Ephemera 109

Folder: 1063
Series: 4
Arranged for: Medium and High Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
First line: Samachti b'omrim li beit Adonai neileich: Omdot hayu...
First line (Yiddish): שמחתי באמרים לי בית יהיה נלך: עמדות היו רגלינו בשעריך ירושלם:
Notes: I rejoiced when they said unto me: Let us go into the house of the Lord. Sheet music phisically in Ephemera 109

Title: Halleluya Hallelu-El Bekodshu (Greenberg) -- הללויה הללו־אל בקדשו (גרינבערג)
Also known as: Hal'luyah (Greenberg)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Psalm/Biblical
Subject: Psalm 150:16-/Praise/Music/Exaltation/Horn/Psaltry/Harp/Drum
Origin: Alb B-033(b)/Tanakh v.2 1755
Transliteration: Alb Z-020(a)/Alb F-015(b)/Ephemera 109/SM Greenberg 34
Translation: Alb F-015(b)/Alb F-033(b)/Tanakh v.2 1755/SM Greenberg 34
Music: Ephemera 109/SM Greenberg 34
Additional song notes: Praise The Lord/ Part of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg's "T'Hillim"

Sheet music:


Folder: 34
Series: 5
Arranged for: High Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg 2009
First line: Hal'luyah hal'luyah, hal'lilu, Hal'luyah hal'luyah, hal'lilu
First line (Yiddish): הללוה הללוה, הללו, הללוה הללוה, הללו, הללוה הללוה, הללו,
Notes: Praise ye the Lord. Praise God in His sanctuary. Praise him in the firmament of His power. Sheet music physically in Ephemera 109

Folder: 1064
Series: 4
Arranged for: Medium and High Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Publisher address: Toronto
Date: 1995
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
First line: Hal'luyah hal'luyah, hal'lilu, Hal'luyah hal'luyah, hal'lilu
First line (Yiddish): הללוה הללוה, הללו, הללוה הללוה, הללו, הללוה הללוה, הללו,
Notes: Praise ye the Lord. Praise God in His sanctuary. Praise him in the firmament of His power. Sheet music physically in Ephemera 109

Title: One Little Wish
Author: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Wishes/change/Maturity
Origin: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 16
Music: Ephemera 910/SM Greenberg 16
Additional song notes: This song, One Little Wish, is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Sheet music:


Folder: 16
Series: 5
Arranged for: Soprano orTenor Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1991
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg
First line: If I could have just one little wish, I'd like to have a...i
Notes: This song, One Little Wish, is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Title: She is the Prettiest of Creatures
Author: Patchen, Kenneth
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Beauty/Love/Warmth/Rain/Happiness
Origin: Ephemera/ SH Grenberg 16
Music: Ephemera/ SH Grenberg 16
Additional song notes: This song, She is the Prettiest of Creatures, is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Sheet music:


Folder: 16
Series: 5
Arranged for: Soprano orTenor Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1991
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: She is the prettiest of creatures, all like a queen is she.
Notes: This song, She is the Prettiest of Creatures", is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Title: Abracadabra
Author: Livesay, Dorothy
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Nonsense/Flights of Fancy/Witches/Cats/Wind/Afternoon
Origin: Ephemera 109/ SH Grenberg 16
Music: Ephemera 109/ SH Grenberg 16
Additional song notes: This song, Abracadabra, is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Sheet music:


Folder: 16
Series: 5
Arranged for: Soprano orTenor Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1991
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: In the wicked afternoon when witches there, when night's...
Notes: This song, Abracadabra", is one of five songs published under the title "Magic Breath, Five Songs for the Young and Young at Heart" composed by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg. A. Cradle Song by William Butler Yeats B. One Little Wish by Helen Greenberg C. She is the Prettiest of Creatures by Kenneth Patchen D. Abracadabra by Dorthy Livesay E. Magic Breath by Carole H. Leckner Commissioned by Srul Irving Glick in Honour of Julie, Stefan and Paula

Title: Elergy For Oboe and Piano
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Instrumental/Classical
Music: SM Greenberg 5

Title: Royte Knopsn Oyfn Shney -- רויטע קנאָפּסן אויפֿן שניי
Author: Teitelboim, Dora -- טײַטעלבוים, דאָראַ
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Holocaust
Subject: Snow/Cold/Death/Grave/7 Brothers/Camp/7 Weeping Will/Bullets
Transliteration: SM Greenberg 6
Translation: SM Greenberg 6
Music: SM Greenberg 6
Additional song notes: Red Petals In The Snow

Title: Eishet Chayil (Greenberg) -- אשת חיל גרינבערג)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Classical/Bibblical/Proverbs, Chapter 31
Subject: Wife/Loyalty/Strength/Wisdom/Kindness/Children
Origin: SM Greenberg 8
Transliteration: SM Greenberg 8
Translation: SM Greenberg 8
Music: SM Greenberg 8
Additional song notes: Z Womon of Valor

Title: Esa Einai (Greenberg - English)
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Calssical/Biblical/Psalm 121
Translation: Alb B-021(a)/Alb M-041(a)/Alb H-033(a)/Tanakh v.2 1729/SM Greenberg 13
Music: SM Greenberg 13
Additional song notes: I WillLift Up Mine Eyes

Sheet music:


Folder: 12
Series: 5
Arranged for: High Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medwedeff Greenberg
Date: 1998
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medwedeff Greenberg, 2009
First line: I will lift mine eyes unto the mountains. Whence cometh...
Notes: Esa Einai (in English). Psalm 121 by Helen Medwedeff Greenberg for Lorraine M. Sheeler. Sheet music physically located in Ephemra Folder 910

Title: Borukh Ato Zingt Der Tate (Greenberg) -- בּרוך אַתּה זינגט דער טאַטע (גרינבערג)
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Orgin
Origin: SM Greenberg 15/ML YT 27/Gelb GB 45/Reisen Lieder 229/Alb J-034(a)
Transliteration: SM Greenberg 15/ML YT 27/Alb J-034(a)Alb C-Alb C-042(c)
Translation: SM Greenberg 15/Alb w-022(a)/Alb J-034(a)/Ephemera 1047Alb C-042(c)
Music: SM Greenberg 15/ML YT 27/Gelb GB 45
Additional song notes: Father Sings the Chanukah Blessing. Part of "Naye Lider" based on Poems by Avrom Raisen set to music by Helen Greenberg. This song was published by Greenberg under the title "Chanukah"

Sheet music:


Folder: 15
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Klein, Pauline
Texts: Yiddish,English, Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Borukh ato zingt der tate,un er tsint di likht,…
First line (Yiddish): בּרוך אַתּה, זינגט דער טאַטע, און ער צינדט די ליכט.

Title: Hulyet, Hulyet, Beyze Vintn (Greenberg) -- הוליעט, הוליט, בּייזע ווינטן (גרינבערג)
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: War/Violence/Hope/Winds
Origin: Alb Y-007(a)/Vinkov 4 25/Ephemra 470/Sh Sh 107/SM Greenberg 15
Transliteration: Alb K-023(a)/Alb R-001(a)/Vinkov 4 25/Ephemra 470/Alb 126(a)/SM Greenberg 15
Translation: Rubin Voi 360/Alb R-001(a)/Vinkov 4 25/Ephemra 470/Alb 126(a)/SM Greenberg 15
Music: Alb Y-007(a)/Vinkov 4 25/Sh Sh 106/SM Greenberg 15
Additional song notes: Part of "Naye Lider" based on Poems by Avrom Raisen set to music by Helen Greenberg. This song was published by Greenberg under the title "A Vinterlid"

Sheet music:


Folder: 15
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Pauline Cline
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Hulyet, hulyet, beyze vintn,fray bahersht di velt!.. I
First line (Yiddish): הוליעט, הוליעט בײזע װינטן, פֿרײַ באַהערשט די װעלט, ברעכט די צווײַגן,…

Title: Di Frilingzun -- די פֿרילינגזון
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: spring sun/window/Sadness/Clouds
Origin: SH Greenberg 15
Transliteration: SH Greenberg 15
Translation: SH Greenberg 15
Music: SH Greenberg 15
Additional song notes: The Spring Sun Part of Naye Lider

Title: Milkhome (Greenberg) -- מלחמה (גרינבערג)
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Milk/Bread/Blood/Fighting/Father/Thrist/Hunger/
Origin: Gelb GB 13/Greenberg 15
Transliteration: Alb C-042(b)/Gelb GB 13/Greenberg 15
Translation: Alb C-042(b)/Greenberg 15
Music: Gelb GB 13/SM Greenberg 15
Additional song notes: Part of "Naye Lider Based on Yiddish Poems by Avrom Reisen"

Sheet music:


Folder: 15
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Pauline Cline
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: O mame, kh'vil a bisl milkh, s'thz trukin mir mayn gumen…
First line (Yiddish): אָ מאַמע כ'װיל אַביסל מילך, ס'איז טראַקן מיר מײַן גומען,…

Title: Dos Naye Lid (Greenberg) -- דאָס נײַע ליד (גרינבערג)
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Peace/Love/Hope/Future/Faith
Origin: Alb L-015(a)/Reisen Lider 37/Kinderbuch 132/Vinkov 4 15/Reisen Zingen 40
Transliteration: Alb L-015(a)/Alb F-015(b)/CD L-054(a)/Kinderbuch 132Vinkov 4 15/Ephemera 1391
Translation: Kinderbuch 132/Alb F-015(b)/CD L-054(a)/Vinkov 4 15/ Ephemera 1391
Music: SM Greenberg 15
Additional song notes: Also recorded under the title "Sholem Gezang" on Album 15(a) Part of "Naye Lider Based on a Yiddish Poem by Avrom Reisen:

Sheet music:


Folder: 15
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Helen Medweff Greenberg
Texts: Yiddish/Translation/Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Un zol vi vayt nokh zayn di tsayt fun libe un fun sholem,
First line (Yiddish): און זאָל װי װײַט נאָך זײַן די צײַט פֿון ליבע און פֿון שלום,

Title: Brown Penny
Author: Yeats, William Butler
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Youth/Older/Penny/Oracle/Hair
Origin: SH Greenberg 18
Music: SH Greenberg 18
Additional song notes: Part of "Five Faces of Love Based on Poems by William Butler Yeats" compsoed by Helen Medweff Greenberg.

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Folder: 18
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: I whispered, "I am too young", An then, "I am old enough":

Title: The Lady's First Song
Author: Yeats, William Butler
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Love/Confusion/Shame/Adoration/Rejection
Origin: SH Greenberg 18
Music: SH Greenberg 18
Additional song notes: Part of "Five Faces of Love Based on Poems by William Butler Yeats" compsoed by Helen Medweff Greenberg.

Sheet music:


Folder: 18
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Autumn is over the long leaves that love us, and over the…

Title: The Falling of The Leaves
Author: Yeats, William Butler
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Autuum/Mice/Sheaves/Leave/Fading Love/Parting/
Origin: SH Greenberg 18
Music: SH Greenberg 18
Additional song notes: Part of "Five Faces of Love Based on Poems by William Butler Yeats" compsoed by Helen Medweff Greenberg.

Sheet music:


Folder: 18
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Never shall a young man thrown into despair by those…

Title: For Anne Gregory
Author: Yeats, William Butler
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Appearance/Love/Hair/God/Self
Origin: SH Greenberg 18
Music: SH Greenberg 18
Additional song notes: Part of "Five Faces of Love Based on Poems by William Butler Yeats" compsoed by Helen Medweff Greenberg.

Sheet music:


Folder: 18
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: When you are old and grey and full of sleep, and nodding…

Title: When You Are Old
Author: Yeats, William Butler
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Aging/Change/Sadness
Origin: SH Greenberg 18
Music: SH Greenberg 18
Additional song notes: Part of "Five Faces of Love Based on Poems by William Butler Yeats" compsoed by Helen Medweff Greenberg.

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Folder: 18
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Who'll that be, your little pouty kitten? Coat as fluffy…

Title: Who'll That Be
Author: Patchen, Kenneth
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Kitten/Horse/Wren/Cloud/River
Origin: SH Greeberg 19/SH Greeberg 20
Music: SH Greeberg 19/SH Greeberg 20
Additional song notes: Part of Two Songs Based on the Poems of Kenneth Patchen from "Art Songs by American Women Composers, Ruth Friedberg, Editor

Sheet music:


Folder: 19
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: We leave you pleasure in the earth: burnt Grass in the sun:

Folder: 20
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Southern Music Company
Publisher address: San Antonio, Texas
Date: 2000
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Who'll that be, your little pouty kitten? Coat as fluffy…..

Title: We Leave You Pleasure
Author: Patchen, Kenneth
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Earth/Nature/Deth/Silence/Parting/Loss
Origin: SH Greeberg 19
Music: SH Greeberg 19
Additional song notes: Part of "Four Songs Based On Poems by Kenneth Patchen composed by Helen Medweff Greenberg"

Sheet music:


Folder: 19
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Streetlights wreathed under saffron curls, in crazy…

Title: It's My Town
Author: Patchen, Kenneth
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Place/Joy/Celebration/Rain/Wind/
Origin: SH Greeberg 19
Music: SH Greeberg 19
Additional song notes: Part of "Four Songs Based On Poems by Kenneth Patchen composed by Helen Medweff Greenberg"

Sheet music:


Folder: 19
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Cathederal evening, tinkle of candles on the frosted air,..

Title: Beautiful You Are
Author: Patchen, Kenneth
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Beauty/Appearance/Candles
Origin: SH Greeberg 19/SH Greeberg 20
Music: SH Greeberg 19/SH Greeberg 20
Additional song notes: Part of Two Songs Based on the Poems of Kenneth Patchen from "Art Songs by American Women Composers, Ruth Friedberg, Editor

Sheet music:


Folder: 19
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Who'll that be, your little pouty kitten? Coat as fluffy…

Folder: 20
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Southern Music Company
Publisher address: San Antonio, Texas
Date: 2000
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Cathederal evening, tinkle of candles on the frosted air,..

Title: Ma Ashive Ladonai (Psalm 116: 12-1) Greenberg -- מה אשיב ליי
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Biblical/Psalm
Subject: Psalm 116: 12-19/Faith/Servant/Vows
Origin: SM Greenberg 22/ Tanakh v.2 1712
Transliteration: SM Greenberg 22
Translation: SM Greenberg 22/Tanakh v.2 1712
Music: SM Greenberg 22

Sheet music:


Folder: 22
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration/Translation
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Ma ashiv l'adonai kol tagmulohi alai. Kos y'ysuor csa uv'she
First line (Yiddish): מה אשיב ליי, כל תגמולוהי עלי. כוס ישועות אשא, ובשם יי אקרא.

Title: Der Frilungzun -- דער פֿרילונגזון
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Sun/Sadness/Suffering/Winter/Clouds/Light/Spring
Origin: SH Greenberg 15
Transliteration: SH Greenberg 15
Translation: SH Greenberg 15
Music: SH Greenberg 15
Additional song notes: The Spring Sun

Sheet music:


Folder: 15
Series: 5
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Translator: Pauline Clein
Texts: Yiddish, Translation/Transliteration
Publisher: Helen Medeweff Greenberg
Date: 2000
Provenance: Gift of Helen Medeweff Greenberg, 2009
First line: Di frilungzun kukt in mayn fenster arayn un zi lakht:…
First line (Yiddish): די פֿרילינגזון קוקט אין מײַן פֿענסטער אַרײַן און זי לאַכט: וואָס ביסטו..

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Froyen Shtime (Yiddish Song Cycle) -- פֿרױען שטימע
On album: C-023(h) (B'Kol Ishah The Voice of Women Cantors)
Track ID: 22479
Author/Composer Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Vocal Novick, Khazn Martha
Piano Bartsch, Tom
First line: Hob a shvalb gezen in fli, gedenkt es volt shtendik flien,
First line:האָב אַ שװאַלב געזען אין פֿליִ, געדענקט עס װאָלט שטענדיק פֿליִען,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: I Have Seen A Swallow/ With A Fool/ I Stand In The Midday

Title: I Have Seen A Swallow (Yid) -- איך האָב געזען אַ שװאַלב
On album: xC-023(h)
Track ID: 22484
Author/Composer Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Vocal Novick, Khazn Martha
Piano Bartsch, Tom
First line: Hob a shvalb gezen in fli, gedenkt es volt shtendik flien,
First line:האָב אַ שװאַלב געזען אין פֿליִ, געדענקט עס װאָלט שטענדיק פֿליִען,
Track comment: Recorded under I Have Seen A Swallow/ Part of Froyen Shtime

Title: With A Fool (Yid) -- מיט אַ נאַר
On album: xC-023(h)
Track ID: 22485
Author/Composer Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Vocal Novick, Khazn Martha
Piano Bartsch, Tom
First line: Kultur - vos tut a nar mit kultur? vos tut a kulturele...
First line:קולטור - װאָס טוט אַ נאַר מיט קולטור? װאָס טוט אַ קולטורעלע נאַר?
Track comment: Recorded under With A Fool/ Part of Froyen Shtime

Title: Dremlen Feygl Oyf Di Tsvaygn (Yampolsky) -- דרעמלען פֿױגל אױף די צװײַגן (יאַמפּאָלסקי)
Also known as: S'dremlen Feygl Oyf Di Tsvaygn
Author: Rudnitski, Leah -- רודניצקי, לאה
Author: Rudnitski, Leah -- רודניצקי, לאה
Composer: Yampolsky, Leyb -- יאַמפּאָלסקי, לײב
Composer: Yampolsky, Leyb -- יאַמפּאָלסקי, לײב
Genre: Viglid/Lullaby/Holcaust/Lament
Subject: Birds/Tree/Branches/Sleep/Child/Parents
Origin: Kaczer 87/Alb D-004(g)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb V-001(a)/Alb M-029(a)/
Transliteration: Alb K-014(a)/Alb M-029(a)/Alb R-007(c)/Alb Z-010(g)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb J-034(a)
Translation: Alb C-015(a)/Alb K-014(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Alb F-032(c)/Alb G-006(b)/Alb J-034(a)
Music: ML WAH 57/Ephemera 632/Green
Additional song notes: Same melody as "S'iz Keyn Broyt In Shtub Nishto." Birds Drowse On The Branches See pamphlet in Book Index (short title "Green") Franklin Call # 1621 G 733 F7 1994 for Yiddish text, translation and transliteration. The pamphlet is boxed in a folio sized folder.
On album: M-068(a)49 (Milken/The Art of the Jewish Song)
Track ID: 41059
Vocal Halvani, Ruti
Piano Hancox, William
Arranger Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
First line: Dremlen feygl oyf di tsvaygn, shlof mayn tayer kind,
First line (Yiddish):דרעמלען פֿייגל אויף די צווײַגן, שלאָף מײַן טײַער קינד,
Track comment: Same melody as "S'iz Keyn Broyt In Shtub Nishto."
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Art song
Length: 2:44

Contact: yidsong@pobox.upenn.edu