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Name: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins

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Title: Hava Nagila (Nathanson) -- הבה נגילה
Also known as: Kene Hora (Hava Nagila)
Also known as: Living With the H Tune
Author: Nathanson, Moshe
Genre: Folk/Hora
Subject: Dance/Celebration/Joy
Song Comment: See Page 130 for extended info on the song
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-014(a)/Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb N-014(b)/Alb S-033(a)/Alb K-007(a)
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(b)/Alb B-032(a)
Music: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Pasternak BHN 130/Metro Scher 26
Additional song notes: Originally Chassidic Sadigurer (Bukovina, Poland) nigun. Text - claimed by Idelsohn, but text usually attributed to Moshe - Nathanson. See Pasternak's "Beyond Hava Nagila" p 130: Nulman, p - 102.

Related information in folder 832:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 6243
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line: Hava nagila, venismekha. hava neranena, venismakha. Uru...
First line (Hebrew):הבה נגילה ושׂמחה. הבה נרננה, ונשׂמחה. עורוּ אחים בּלב שׂמח.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

Title: Wedding Samba
Author: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Author: Liebowitz, Joseph
Author: Small, Allan
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Composer: Liebowitz, Joseph
Composer: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Genre: Dance/Samba/Latin
Subject: Wedding/Marriage/Place/Rio Grande
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb 147-48 for relationship between "I Met A Girl", "The Wedding Samba", "I Fell Like I'm Not Out Of Bed Yet", "If I Were A Rich Man" - See also "Der Nayer Sher" See Heskes 3368

Related information in folder 485:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 3255
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Artist: Small, Allan
First line: Way down in thhe land of the Rio Grande, when people are,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Samba

Title: Reb Dovidl -- רבּ דודל
Also known as: A Yidisher Tants
Also known as: Ma Yofus
Also known as: Nign G Moll
Also known as: Hariklaki Mou
Author: Fuchs, F. -- פֿוקס, ל
Genre: Khasidic
Subject: Rebe/Place/Tolne/Vasilkovne/Khasidim/Torah
Origin: Alb J-034(a)
Transliteration: Alb J-034(a)
Translation: Alb P-002(b)/Alb J-034(a)
Additional song notes: Same Melody as "Lomir Heysn Freylekh Zayn/ Yoshke Yoshke" Text credited to L. Fuchs on liner notes of Alb J-034(a) and to I. Fuchs on liner notes of B-068(a).
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 3371
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

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)
Translation: Alb W-031(a)
Music: ML PYS 254

Related information in folder 495:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 7096
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line: Ikh bin shoyn vider single, ikh fil azoy vi a yingl,
First line:איך בין שױן װידער סינגל, איך פֿיל אַזױ װי אַ ייִנגל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Also uses melody from chorus of "Dire Gelt"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Hevenu Shalom Aleykhem -- הבאנוּ שלוֹם עליכם
Also known as: Lid Fun Sholom (Hevenu Shalom..)
Genre: Folk/Hora/Israeli
Subject: Peace
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 78/Alb E-009(a)/Bugatch 66/Alb L-015(a)
Transliteration: Bugatch 66/Alb H-002(c)/Alb G-005(c)/Alb S-085(a)/Alb E-009(a)/Alb L-015(a)
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 78/Alb S-085(a)/
Music: Coopersmith NJS 78/Bugatch 66/
Additional song notes: We Bring You Peace
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 6482
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line: Hevenu shalom aleykhem
First line (Hebrew):הבאנוּ שלוֹם עליכם
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "We bring you greetings of peace" Recording from England
Language: Hebrew

Title: Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen -- ראָזשינקעס מיט מאַנדלען
Also known as: Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof
Author: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Theatre/Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Mother/Son/Metaphor/Occupation/Future/Raisens/Almonds
Song Comment: From the operetta "Shulamis"
Origin: ML MTAG 04/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 7/Alb L-023(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Vinkov 4 188/Sh Sh 37
Transliteration: ML MTAG 04/GYF 06/Alb D-004(k)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb R-001(a)/Alb L-023(a)
Translation: Alb L-023(a)/Bikel 99/GYF 7/Alb K-014(a)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb R-001(a)Sh Sh 36
Music: ML MTAG 05/Bikel 99/Vinkov 4 188/Metro Scher 20
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb, p. 43-44 for relationship to Berlin's "Blue Skies" See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 189:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 12968
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line: Sleep my baby, go to sleep, as the stars above begin to peep
First line (English):אין דעם בית־המקדש, אין אַ װינקל־חדר, זיצט די אַלמנה בת־ציון…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English

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