Look up artist Janowski, Max


Name: Janowski, Max
Name (Yiddish): יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Born: Jan 29,1912 (Berlin, Germany)
Died: April 8, 1991 (Chicago, IL, USA)
Note: See Vorbei 185

Songs written or composed


Title: M'zogt Es Iz A Land Do (Janowski) -- מ'זאָגט עס איז אַ לאַנד דאָ
Composer: Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Genre: Literary Origin/Adaptation
Subject: Fulfilment/
Translation: CD B-076(a)
Additional song notes: Based on the Hebrew of Tshernishovsky

Recording:


On album: B-076(a) (Roslyn Barak The Jewish Soul -- נפש יהודי)
Track ID: 25431
Author Hebrew Original Tshernikhovski, Saul -- טשרניחובסקי, שאול
Vocal Barak, Khazn Roslyn
Piano Winter, Cory
First line: M'zogt es iz a land do, toyvelt zikh in zunen,
First line (Yiddish):מ'זאָגט עס איז אַ לאַנד דאָ, טובֿלט זיך אין זונען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 5:21

Title: Ovinu Malkeynu (Janowski) -- אבינו מלכּנו (יאַנאָװסקי)
Author: Akiba, Rabbi
Author: Amram Goan, Rabbi
Composer: Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Genre: Religious/High Holy Days/Liturgical/Prayer
Subject: Sin/Repentance/Confession/Forgivness
Origin: Alb C-005(b)/Alb B-033(b)/Seder Avo 466
Transliteration: Alb S-092(s)/Alb S-175(b)/Ephemera 1040
Translation: Alb B-026(b)/Alb B-033(b)/Alb C-005(c)/Seder Avo 466/Alb 175(b)
Additional song notes: See Vorbei 293 for history of the text

Related information in folder 1040:

Recordings:


On album: P-002(h) (Jan Peerce/ The Art of the Cantor/ Chanukah/The Sabbath/High Holy Days)
Track ID: 11648
Vocal Peerce, Jan
Conductor Orchestra and Choir Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Ovinu Malkeynu, ovinu oneynu, Ovinu Malkeynu, onaynu, anaynu
Track comment: Our Father, Our King, we have sinned before Thee.
Language: Hebrew

On album: S-175(b)
Track ID: 35841
Vocal Streisand, Barbara
Arranger/Conductor Hamlisch, Marvin
Arranger Brohn, William David
First line: Avinu malkeynu sh'ma kolenu, avinu malkeinu chatanu l'faneycha, avinu malkeinu..
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert/cantorial
Length: 4:07

Title: Sim Shalom (Zamir Chorale of Boston) -- שים שלום
Composer: Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Genre: Choral / A'cappela / Religious
Additional song notes: "bless us all as one with peace and good will"

Recording:


On album: Z-013(e) (Zamir Choral of Boston/ Shemesh/Sunshine/ Joshua Jacobson Conductor -- שמש)
Track ID: 37601
Vocal Zamir Chorale Of Boston
First line: Sim sholom, tova uvrakha, kheyn vokhesed verakam
First line (Hebrew):שׂים שׂים שלום טובה טובה וברכה חן וחסד ורחמים
Language: Hebrew
Style: Choral
Length: 4:35

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Durkhn Dorf Geyt A Geshrey -- דורכן דאָרף גײט אַ געשרײ
Also known as: Kaddish (Der Yiddisher Soldat, Robitschek)
Author: Robitshek. Kurt
Author: Robitshek. Kurt
Composer: Stransky, Otto
Composer: Stransky, Otto
Genre: Lament/Literary Orgin
Subject: Conscription/Separation/Death/Child/Kadish/Alarm/Soldier
Transliteration: Ephemera 1269/Ephemera 1539
Translation: Ephemera 1269/Ephemera 1539
Additional song notes: An Alarm In The Village
On album: V-015(a) (Vorbei... Beyond Recall, CD 1/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31254
Vocal Lavenda, Pinkhes -- לאַװענדאַ, פּינחס
Piano Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
First line: Es hert zikh a geshrey, ikh freg zikh vos iz do geshen, men zogt az ale mener...
First line (Yiddish):עס הערט זיך אַ געשריי, איך פֿרעג זיך וואָס איז דאָ געשען, מען זאָגט אַז אַלע מענער..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Dramatic
Length: 3:44

Title: El Yivne Hagalil -- אל יבנה הגליל
Composer: Aldema, Gil -- אלדמע, גיל
Genre: Israeli/Pioneer/Place
Subject: Self Reliance/Build/Galili
Origin: Goldfarb 2 39/ Sheet Music 1267
Transliteration: Goldfarb 2 39/ Sheet Music 1267
Music: Goldfarb 2 39/ Sheet Music 1267
Additional song notes: Who Will Build The Galili ?
On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25183
Vocal Horwitz, Bracha (Bea) האָראָװיץ, בּרכה
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Artist Slavensky, Pavel, with chorus
Vocal Levy, Moshe
First line: El yivne hagalil (3), barukh yivne hagalil,
First line (Hebrew):אל יבנה הגליל (3), בּרוך יבנה הגליל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: The Almighty will rebuild the Galilee
Language: Hebrew

Title: Menukha Vesimkha (Lind) -- מנוחה ושׂמחה (לינד)
Author: Kalonymus, Moses Ben
Composer: Lind, Khazn Joshua
Genre: Religious/Hymn
Subject: Shabos/Peace
Origin: Alb W-016(a)/Alb Y-003(a)/Alb W-017(e)/
Transliteration: Alb Y-003(a)/Alb W-017(e)/Alb F-015(b)/
Translation: Alb W-016(a)/Alb F-015(b)/Alb W-017(e)/Alb Y-003(a)
On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25185
Vocal Horwitz, Bracha (Bea) האָראָװיץ, בּרכה
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Vocal Slavensky, Pavel, with chorus
Vocal Levy, Moshe
First line: Menukha vesimkho or lehayudim yom shaboson yom makhmodim,
First line (Hebrew):מנוּחה ושׂמחה אור ליהודים. יוֹם שׁבּתוֹן יוֹם מחמדים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Rest and gladness, a light for the Jews, the Sabbath is...
Language: Hebrew

Title: Dodi Li -- דוֹדי לי
Also known as: Shir Hashirim 02:16
Also known as: Song of Songs 02:16
Genre: Biblical/Song of Songs/
Subject: Love/Shepherd
Origin: Alb S-033(a)/Alb L-038(a)
Transliteration: Alb S-002(e)/Alb S-033(a)/Alb S-075(a)/Alb J-036(a)/Alb L-038(a)
Translation: Alb S-033(a)/Alb H-026(a)/Alb A-031(a)/Alb S-075(a)/Alb H-026(c)/Alb A-031(a)
On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25186
Vocal Horwitz, Bracha (Bea) האָראָװיץ, בּרכה
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Vocal Slavensky, Pavel, with chorus
Vocal Levy, Moshe
First line: Dodi li va'ani lo, haroe bashoshanim. oson yom makhmodim,
First line (Hebrew):דודי לי ואני לו, הרועה בששנים.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "My beloved is mine and I am his." From Song of Songs
Language: Hebrew

Title: Im Ba'arazim -- אם בּארזים
Also known as: The Cedars
Composer: Yaron, Y. -- ירון, י.
Genre: Tree/Fir/Cedar/Fire
Origin: Alb O-001(d)
Transliteration: Alb O-001(d)
Translation: Alb O-001(d)
Additional song notes: "Im Ba'arzim Naflah Shalheveth, Mah Yagidu Ezovey Haqir? - If a flame has caught the firs, what will the moss say?" From the Biblical Talmud meaning " If the leadership has become corrupt, what can one expect of lesser folks?"

Related information in folder 943:On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25187
Vocal Horwitz, Bracha (Bea) האָראָװיץ, בּרכה
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Vocal Slavensky, Pavel, with chorus
Vocal Violinsky, Solly
First line: Im ba'arazim nafla shalhevet, ma yagidu ezovey hakir?
First line (Hebrew):אם בּארזים נפלה שלהבת, מה יגידו איזובי הקיר?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

Title: Yerusholaim (Traditional) -- ירושלים (טראַדיציאָנאַל)
Also known as: M'al Pisgat Har Hatsofi'im
Author: Hameiri, Avigdor -- המאירי, אביגדוד
Genre: Israeli/Place/Zionist
Subject: Jerusalem/Mt Scopus
Origin: Bugatch 17/Netzer 21/Alb N-014(a)/Belarsky Fav 32
Transliteration: Bugatch 17/Netzer 21/Alb K-047(a)/Alb-014(a)/Belarsky Fav 24
Translation: Belarsky Fav 24/Alb K-047(a)//Belarsky Fav 24/Alb S-083(d)
Music: Bugatch 17/Netzer 21/Nath 17/Belarsky Fav 24
Additional song notes: Jerusalem
On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25188
Vocal Koussevitzky, Khazn Moyshe -- קאָוסעװיצקי, חזן משה
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
First line: Me al pisgat hatsofim, Shalom lakh, Yerusholaim,
First line (Hebrew):מעל פסגת הר הצופים, שלום לך, ירושלים, מעל פסגת הר הצופים...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

Title: Der Khazn Un Der Gabay -- דער חזן און דער גבּאי
Also known as: Az Ikh Vil
Author: Pinchik, Khazn Pierre S.
Composer: Pinchik, Khazn Pierre S.
Genre: Humorous
Subject: Khazn/Cantor/Occupation/Self Importance
Origin: Gorali SUP 96
Transliteration: Alb P-005(a)/CD A-005(e)
Translation: Alb P-005(a)/CD A-005(e)
Music: Goreli SUP 95
On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25178
Vocal Koussevitzky, Khazn Moyshe -- קאָוסעװיצקי, חזן משה
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
First line: Az ikh vil, zog ikh mir; "Asher yotser et haodom b'khakhmo."
First line (Yiddish):אַז איך װיל, זאָג איך מיר; "אשר יצר את האדם בּחכמה."
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Cantorial/Concert

Title: A Nign -- אַ ניגון
Also known as: A Yid A Kaptsn (Leybush...Nign)
Also known as: Leybush Lehrers Nign
Author: Lehrer, Leybush -- לערער, לײבוש
Composer: Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
Genre: Literary Origin/Khasidic
Subject: Poor Man/Kaptsn/Melody/Nigun/Contention/God
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/ML PYS 112/Alb L-022(a)/CD S-100(a)/SM Moskow 56
Transliteration: Alb L-001(a)/Alb L-004(a)/ML PYS 112/Alb L-049(a)//SM Moskow 56
Translation: ML PYS 112/Alb L-049(a)/Alb D-002(a)/Alb L-004(a)/Alb L-022(a)/CD S-100(a)
Music: ML PYS 113//SM Moskow 56
Additional song notes: Known in Camp Boiberik as "Leybush Lehrer's Nigun" See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. L. Magister is pseudonym for Leybush Lehrer

Related information in folder 740:On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25179
Artist Horwitz, Bracha (Bea) האָראָװיץ, בּרכה
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
First line: Iz a kaptsn a mol gevezn, flegt er nor mit Got zikh krign,
First line:איז אַ קבצן אַ מאָל געװעזן, פֿלעגט ער נאָר מיט גאָט זיך קריגן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Leybush Lehrer (1887-1965)

Title: A Khazndl Af Shabos -- אַ חזנדל אױף שבּת
Also known as: A Khazn Oyf Shabos
Also known as: A Khazndl Oyf Shabes
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Khazunim/Cantors/Audition/Occupation/Shtetl
Origin: ML MTAG 108/Alb B-007(b)/Alb J-020(b)/Vinkov 3 4/Silverman YSB 77
Transliteration: ML MTAG 108/Alb J-020(b)/Alb B-007(b)/Vinkov 3 4/CD A-005(e)/Silverman YSB 77
Translation: Silverman YSB 76/Alb B-007(b)/Alb J-020(b)/Vinkov 3 4/A-005(e)
Music: ML MTAG 108/Vinkov 3 4/Silverman YSB 76
Additional song notes: Tansliteration and Translation also published in Gottlieb p. 22
On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25180
Artist Brindell, Harold & Moshe Levy
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Artist Slavensky, Pavel (b. 1909)
First line: Iz gekomen tsuforn in a kleyn shtetele a khazndl, davenen...
First line (Yiddish):איז געקומען צופֿאָרן אין אַ קלײן שטעטעלע אַ חזנדל דאַװענען אַ שבּת,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Zog Nit Keyn Mol -- זאָג ניט קײן מאָל
Also known as: Shir Hapartizanim
Also known as: Partisaner Lid
Also known as: Partisan Song
Also known as: Al Na Tomar
Also known as: Never Say
Author: Glik, Hirsh -- גליק, הירש (1922-1944)
Composer: Pokras, Dan -- פּאָקראַס, דאַן
Composer: Pokras, Dimitri -- פּאָקראַס, דימעטרי
Genre: World War II/Holocaust/Resistance
Subject: Survival/Resistance/Hope
Origin: Ephemera 1203/ Kaczer 3/ML WAH 94/Alb M-029(a)/Alb V-001(a)/Vinkov 4 65
Transliteration: ML WAH 94/Alb G-010(g)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb F-018(b)/Alb G-005(b)/Vinkov 4 65
Translation: Ephemera 1204/Alb G-006(b)/ML WAH 94/Alb S-083(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Vonkov IV 65
Music: ML WAH 94/Alb Z-012(a)/Rubin Voi 85/Vinkov 4 65/Kaczer 361
Additional song notes: Never Say Hebrew Adaptation with Album Notes V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25181
Vocal Horwitz, Bracha (Bea) האָראָװיץ, בּרכה
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Vocal Slavensky, Pavel, with chorus
Vocal Levy, Moshe
First line: Zog nit keyn mol az du geyst dem letstn veg. Khotch himlen..
First line (Yiddish):זאָג ניט קײן מאָל אַז דו גײסט דעם לעצטן װעג. כאָטש הימלען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Concert - Special arrangement
Language: Yiddish

Title: Yiboney Hamikdosh (Folk) -- יבּנה המקדש (פֿאָלק)
Genre: Hymn/Zmiros
Subject: Temple/Restoration
Origin: Alb R-001(b)/Pasternak 141/Alb B-021(a)/Metro Album 49
Transliteration: Alb R-001(b)/Pasternak CH 42/Metro Album 26
Translation: Alb R-001(b)/Pasternak CH 141/Alb B-021(a)
Music: Alb R-001(b)/Metro Album 26
On album: J-029(a) (Max Janowski & Friends Hebrew & Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25182
Vocal Horwitz, Bracha (Bea) האָראָװיץ, בּרכה
Conductor Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Vocal Slavensky, Pavel, with chorus
Vocal Levy, Moshe
First line: Hey, yibane yebane, yebane, yebane, yebene hamikdosh
First line (Hebrew):היי, יבּנה, יבּנה, יבּנה, יבּנה, יבּנה, המקדש
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

Title: Lebke Fort Keyn Amerike Teyl 1 -- לעבקע פֿורט קיין אַמעריקע טייִל 1
Subject: Separation/Abandonment/Divorce/Silence/Family
On album: V-015(a) (Vorbei... Beyond Recall, CD 1/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31242
Piano Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Vocal Lavenda, Pinkhes -- לאַװענדאַ, פּינחס
First line: Ven leybke iz keyn amerike geforen, hot zayn vaybl shtark geklugt,
First line (Yiddish):ווען לעבקע איז קיין אַמערןקע גכפֿאָרען, האָט זייִן ווייִב שטאַרק געקלוגט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Dramtically
Length: 2:00

Title: Lebke Fort Keyn Amerike Teyl 2 -- לעבקע פֿורט קיין אַמעריקע טייִל 2
Subject: Separation/Abandonment/Divorce/Silence/Family
On album: V-015(a) (Vorbei... Beyond Recall, CD 1/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31243
Piano Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
Vocal Lavenda, Pinkhes -- לאַװענדאַ, פּינחס
First line: Un reyzl ligt dort nebekh krank, in hunger un in kelt,
First line (Yiddish):און רייזל ליגט דאָרט אין הונגער און אין קעלט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Dramatically
Length: 3:32

Title: Ikh Lakh Un Mayn Harts Veynt -- איך לאַך און מייִן האַאץ וויינט
Also known as: Ikh Tants Un Mayn Harts Veynt
Genre: Theater/Love/Lament
Subject: Dance/Heartache/Distant/Pain
Transliteration: Ephemera 1539
Translation: Ephemera 1539
Additional song notes: I Laugh and My Heart Weeps
On album: V-015(a) (Vorbei... Beyond Recall, CD 1/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31244
Vocal Lavenda, Pinkhes -- לאַװענדאַ, פּינחס
Piano Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
First line: Ven Ikh tants, in dem glants, ir mit freyd, bin ikh mir gliklekh
First line (Yiddish):ווען איך טאַנץ, אין דעם גלאַנץ, איר מיט פֿרייד, בין איך מיר גליקלעךף
Language: Yiddish
Style: Operetta/Waltz
Length: 3:24

Title: Mir Felt A Fraynd -- מיר פֿעלט אַ פֿרײַנד
Author: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Composer: Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
Genre: Theater
Subject: Lonliness/Frendship
Additional song notes: From Secunda's operetta "Sweet Moments"
On album: V-015(a) (Vorbei... Beyond Recall, CD 1/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31253
Vocal Lavenda, Pinkhes -- לאַװענדאַ, פּינחס
Piano Janowski, Max -- יאַנאָװסקי, מאַקס
First line: Im dem kurtsen lebn tsugevoynt, gibn troyerik driber teg, ven der mentsh...
First line (Yiddish):אין דעם קורצען לעבן צוגעוואוינט, גיבן טרויעריק דרעבער טעג, ווען דער מענטש...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:16

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