Look up artist Katz, Brian


Name: Katz, Brian

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Title: Oyfn Oyvn Zitst A Meydl -- אױפֿן אױװן זיצט אַ מײדל
Also known as: Tumba Tumba Ba
Genre: Folk
Subject: Courting/Oven/Sewing/Thread/Attraction
Origin: Ber Fef 242/ML MTAG 44/Alb R-049(a)/Alb R-024(d)/Alb B-090(x)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 44/Alb R-049(a)/Alb P-002(b)/WEVD 2/Alb P-024(d)/Alb K-068(e)/B-090(x
Translation: Alb R-049(a)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb P-002(b)/Alb T-015(c)/Alb L-024(b)/Alb R-002(d)/
Music: Ber Fef 242/ML MTAG 44
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25189
Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Oyfn oyvn zitst a meydl, tumba, tumba, tumba ba,
First line:אױפֿן אױװן זיצט אַ מײדל, טומבאַ, טומבאַ, טומבאַ באַ
Track comment: Gil Aldema, arr -- in the style of Martha Schlamme

Title: Tsvey Taybelekh -- צװײ טײַבעלעך
Genre: Folk/Love/Lament
Subject: Doves/Love/Curse/Interference/Separation
Song Comment: Song associated with Liuba Levitshka in the Vilna Ghetto
Origin: ML SOG 34/Kalisch 151/Rubin Oak 88/Alb R-024(d)
Transliteration: ML SOG 34/Kalisch 12/Rubin Oak 70/Alb R-024(d)WEVD 2/Alb V0121
Translation: ML SOG 35/Kalisch 12/Rubin Oak 70/Alb R-024(d)Alb O-001(a)/Alb V0121
Music: ML SOG 35/Kalisch 10Rubin Oak 70
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25190
Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano & arr
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Tsvey taybelekh zenen ibern vaser gefloygn,
First line (Yiddish):צװײ טײַבעלעך זענען איבערן װאַסער געפֿלױגן, אין די פּיסקעלעך...
Track comment: in the style of Martha Schlamme
Language: Yiddish

Title: A Pastekhl (Folk) -- אַ פּאַסטעכל
Genre: Folk/Allegory/Mixed Language
Subject: Shepherd/Lost Sheep
Origin: Alb R-007(g)
Transliteration: Alb R-007(g)/Alb R-007(f)4/Alb F-018(b)
Translation: Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-007(g)/Alb R-007(f)4
Additional song notes: Ukranian/Yiddish
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25191
Vocal Cole, Beth Anne
Piano Davis, Lona Davis, piano
Guitar/Arranger Katz, Brian
First line: A mol iz geven a pastekh, hot er gepashet shof,
First line (Yiddish):אַ מאָל איז געװען אַ פּאַסטעך, האָט ער געפּאַשעט שאָף,
Track comment: in the style of Martha Schlamme
Language: Yiddish

Title: Tayere Malke -- טײַערע מלכּה
Also known as: Bim Bom (Tayere Malke)
Also known as: Der Bekher (Warshavsky)
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk/Holiday/Peysekh/Passover
Subject: Wife/Toast/Drinking/Passover/Enemies/Wine Cup/
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/Warshav 19/Alb M-029(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb B-004(c)Kinderbuch 84
Transliteration: Alb B-004(c)/Alb B-007(a)/Alb L-001(a)/Alb L-024(a)/Kinderbuch 85/CD K-029(j)
Translation: Alb L-024(a)/Kinderbuch 85/Alb B-007(a)/Alb T-018(a)/CD K-029(j)/Sh Sh 200
Music: ML YT 64/Kinderbuch 84
Additional song notes: Originally titled "Der Bekher"
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25192
Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Tayere Malke, gezunt zolstu zayn, gis on dem bekher,
First line (Yiddish):טײַערע מלכּה, געזונט זאָלסטו זײַן, גיס אָן דעם בעכער,
Track comment: in the style of Martha Schlamme
Language: Yiddish

Title: Khatskele, Khatskele -- חצקעלע, חצקעלע
Also known as: Orem Iz Nit Gut
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25193
Vocal Cole, Beth Anne
Piano Davis, Lona Davis, piano
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Khatskele, Khatskele, shpil mir a kazatskele, khotsh an...
First line:חצקעלע, חצקעלע, שפּיל מיר אַ קאַזאַצקעלע, כאָטש אַן אָרימע, אַבי אַ..
Track comment: in the style of Martha Schlamme

Title: Her Nor Du Sheyn Meydele -- הער נאָר דו שײן מײדעלע
Also known as: Zog Mir Du Sheyn Meydele
Also known as: Her nor, du schejn Mejdele
Also known as: Zog Mir Sheyn Meydele
Genre: Love/Privation/Emigration
Subject: Journey/Depravation/Emigration
Origin: Alb K-023(a)/ML MTAG 32/Alb K-075(a)/
Transliteration: ML MTAG 32/Alb R-001(a)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb N-020(a)/
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Alb N-020(a)/Alb K-075(a)/G-069(a)
Music: ML MTAG 32
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25194
Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Her nor, du sheyn meydele, zog nor du fayn meydele,
First line (Yiddish):הער נאָר, דו שײן מײדעלע, זאָג נאָר דו פֿײַן מײדעלע,
Track comment: in the style of Martha Schlamme
Language: Yiddish

Title: Shlof Shlof Shlof -- שלאָף שלאָף שלאָף
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25195
Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano
Guitar/Arranger Katz, Brian
First line: Shlof, shlof, shlof, der tate vet forn in dorf,
First line:שלאָף, שלאָף, שלאָף, דער טאַטע װעט פֿאָרן אין דאָרף,
Track comment: in the style of Martha Schlamme

Title: Mit A Nodl -- מיט אַ נאַדל
Genre: Folk/Occupation
Subject: Tailor/Needle/Pride/Clothes
Origin: Ber Fef 18/Ephemera 1104/Epelboym70
Transliteration: Alb R-001(b)/Alb R-007(f)2/Alb R-007(g)/Schack 43/Alb L-049(a)/Epelboym 70
Translation: Alb L-049(a)/Alb R-001(b)/Alb R-007(g)/Alb R-007(f)2/Rubin 81/Alb S-006(a)
Music: Kotylan 145/Rub Treas 80/Ber Fef 18/Epelboym 70
Additional song notes: See Koytlan for a variant version of the song.Relationship with "My Favorite Things" referred to in Gottlieb p. 46

Related information in folder 1104:On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25196
Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Piano Davis, Lona Davis, piano
Guitar/Arranger Katz, Brian
First line: Mit a nodl, on a nodl, ney ikh mir b'koved godl,
First line (Yiddish):מיט אַ נאָדל, און אַ נאָדל, נײ איך מיר בּכּבֿוֹד גדוֹל,
Track comment: in the style of Martha Schlamme
Language: Yiddish

Title: Freylekh (Nign, Cole) -- פֿרײלעך (ניגון, קאָל)
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25197
Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Mit a nodl, on a nodl, ney ikh mir b'koved godl,
Track comment: in the style of Martha Schlamme
Style: Chasidic

Title: Vos Zhe Vilstu ? -- װאָס זשע װילסטו ?
Also known as: Mayn Tayer Kind
Genre: Folk
Subject: Occupation/Husband/Mother/Daughter/Match
Origin: Bugatch 106
Transliteration: Silverman SJP 6/Alb R-001(a)/Gold Zem 156/Irza 17/Ephemera 1458
Translation: Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-001(a)/Silverman SJP 7/Bugatch 106/Ephemera 1458
Music: Silverman SJP 6/Gold Zem 155/Irza 17/Bugatch 106
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. Ephemera 1458: See 2016 program for translat and translit

Related information in folder 737:On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25198
Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Vos zhe vilstu, a shuster far a man, a shuster far a man,
First line:װאָס זשע װילסטו, אַ שוסטער פֿאַר אַ מאַן, אַ שוסטער פֿאָר אַ מאַן,
Track comment: in the style of Martha Schlamme

Title: All The Way Home (Eng)
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25199
Author/Composer/Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano & arr
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: You were five years old, and you came home and there were...

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: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25200
Vocal Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano & arr
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Dremlen feygl oyf di tsvaygn, shlof, mayn tayer kind,
First line:דרעמלען פֿײגל אױף די צװײַגן, שלאָף, מײַן טײַער קינד,
Track comment: Same melody as "S'iz Keyn Broyt In Shtub Nishto."

Title: Song Under The Stair (Eng)
On album: C-038(a) (Beth Anne Cole Yiddish Songs Song Under The Stair)
Track ID: 25201
Author/Composer Cole, Beth Ann
Artist Cole, Beth Anne
Artist Davis, Lona Davis, piano & arr
Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: "There's a song under the stair", she said as she led me...

Title: A Zemerl Aza -- אַ זעמערל אַזאַ
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Joyful Tune/Man/Dust/Thinking/Senselessness/Present
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33749
Drums/Backup Vocals Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass/Backup Vocals Roth, Artie
Piano/Backup Vocals Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Trumpet/Backup Vocals Macleod, John
Classical Guitar/Backup Vocals Katz, Brian
First line: Ay yi, ay yi, ay yi, zing ikh mir a zemerl, a zemerl aza.
First line (Yiddish):ײַ-יאײַ, ײַ-יאײַ, ײַ-יאײַ זינג איך מור אַ זעמערל אַזאַ.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Nigun
Length: 3:31

Title: Harbstlid -- האַרבסטליד
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Aging/Nature/Seasons/Leaves/Autumn/Unknown/Fog
Origin: Schae Got Mus 22
Transliteration: Alb O-007(d)/Alb C-035(e)/Schae Got Mus 22/Alb L-054(a)/Alb S-011(a)
Translation: Schae Got Mus 59/Alb A-036(a)/Alb O-007(d)/Alb L-054(a)/Alb C-044(a)/S-111(a)
Music: Schae Got Mus 23/Ephemera 1520 p 30
Additional song notes: Autumn Song See Ephemera 1520, p 30 for translat and translit
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33751
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Classical Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Ze, s'iz harbst, un vos gegrint fargelt, farvyanet,
First line (Yiddish):זע, ס'איז האַרבסט און װאָס געגרינט פֿאַרגעלט, פֿאַרװיאַנט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 4:38

Title: Zumerteg -- זומערטעג
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Season/Summer/Past/Memory/Time/Yearning
Origin: Schae Got Mus 20
Transliteration: Schae Got Mus 20/Alb S-111(a)/Alb V-021(a)
Translation: Schae Got Mus 58/Alb S-111(a)/Alb V-021(a)
Music: Schae Got Mus 21
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33752
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Classical Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Avek, iz avek der zumertog yunger, bleter fargelte lign afn rog,
First line (Yiddish):אַװעק, איז אַװעק דער זומערטאָג יונגער, בלעטער פֿאַרגעלטע ליגן אויפֿן ראָג,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 4:03

Title: Geven A Mol Iz A Shtetl -- געווען אַ מאָל איז אַ שטעטל
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary/Origin
Subject: Shtetl/Zvinyesthke/Dniester Valley/Jews/Nazis/River/Erasure
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33753
Percussion Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Acoustic Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Geven a mol iz a shtetl, baym breg funem nester in tol,
First line (Yiddish):געווען אַ מאָל איז אַ שטעטל בייִם ברעג פֿונעם נעסטער אין טאָל,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:28

Title: Der Saksofon-Shpiler -- דער סאַקסאָפֿסן-שפּילער
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Saxophone/Subway/Lost Love
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb S-111(a)
Additional song notes: Remarkably similar to song by Joni Mitchell about a sax player.
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33755
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Tenor Saxaphone Jefferson, Kelly
Classical Guitar Katz, Brian
First line: Saksofon-shpiler af der unterban stantsye,
First line (Yiddish):סאַקסאָפֿאָן שפּילער אויפֿ דער אונטערבאַן-סטאַנציע,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 5:25

Title: Uhu Fayft Der Vint -- אוהו פֿייִפֿט דער ווינט
Author: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Composer: Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Wind/Streets/Roads/Sunset/Mystery/Indifference/Purpose
Origin: Alb G-054(b)
Transliteration: Alb G-054(b)/Alb T-035(a)
Translation: Alb G-054(b)/Alb T-035(a)
On album: T-035(a) (You Ask Me Why/Tova Sings Beyle/Theresa Tova)
Track ID: 33746
Vocal Tova, Theresa
Piano Herskowitz, Matt
Acoustic Bass Roth, Artie
Drums Barnes, Daniel
Classical Guitar Katz, Brian
Flute Bunnett, Jane
First line: U-hu fayft der vint, durkh der gas, un farshvindt,
First line (Yiddish):או-הו פֿייִפֿט דער ווינט, דורך דער גאַס און פֿאַרשווינט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Jazz/Blues
Length: 4:18

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