Look up artist Fraidy Katz


Name: Fraidy Katz
Also known as: Katz, Fraidy
Born: Oct 7, 1947 (Rochester, New York)
Comment: Fraidy Katz is "stage name". Real name is Paula Parsky

Songs written or composed


Title: Dos Pintele Fun Kheyn
Author: Zalulovsky, L. -- זאַלאָװסקי, ל.
Author: Fraidy Katz
Composer: Zalulovsky, L. -- זאַלאָװסקי, ל.
Genre: Theater/Folk
Subject: Personality/Charm/Actors/Clothes
Song Comment: Alb K-096(a)
Origin: Alb K-096(a)
Transliteration: Alb K-096(a)
Additional song notes: Additional verses by Fraidy Katz That Little Bit of Charm

Recording:


On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33408
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: In yedn fakh bazunder, zol aykh nit zayn keyn vunder,
First line (Yiddish):אין יעדן פֿאַך באַזונדער, זאָל אײַך ניט זײַן קיין וווּנגער,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Soft Rock/Pop
Length: 4:28

Title: Trombonic Tantz
Composer: Farber, Nat
Composer: Fraidy Katz

Recording:


On album: S-130(a) (Shtreiml/ Spicy Paprikash)
Track ID: 38109
Harmonica (C)Piano, Electric Paino Rosenblatt, Jason
Accordion Dolgin, Josh
Drums Arsenault, Thierry
Bass Harrod, Ariel
Trombone Lemisch, Rachel -- לעמיש, רחל
Violin Verheij, Madelien
First line: Oy, sez yontifdik, Oy sol glayn mit glick, Oy, di trombonik.
First line (Yiddish):יו סיז יוםטובדיק, יו סול זין מיט גליק, וי די טראַמבוניק
Language: Yiddish
Length: 4:44

Title: Mazeltov Dances
Composer: Fraidy Katz
Composer: Farber, Nat
Genre: Klezmer/ Neo-Klezmer
Additional song notes: original recordings can be found on Mickey Katz Plays Music for Weddings, Bar Mitzvahs and Brisses (Capitol T-1021) the various klezmer styles depicted in this medley are, in order: Freylach, Chassidul, Bulgar and Kozatzke

Recording:


On album: S-130(b) (Jason Rosenblatt/Harmonica Galitzianer/Shtreiml Brand/ with: Josh Dolgin/Thierry Arsenault/Ariel Harrod)
Track ID: 38118
Harmonica (Db, Bb, C) Rosenblatt, Jason
accordion Dolgin, Josh
drums, percussion Arsenault, Thierry
bass Harrod, Ariel
Length: 3:40

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Di Tsvey Mekhutenestes
Also known as: Mekhuteneste Mayne
On album: K-068(a) (Klezamir Yiddish-Klezmer-Israeli Featuring Fraidy Katz -- קלעזאַמיר)
Track ID: 22612
Artist: Klezamir
Vocalist Fraidy Katz
First line: Mekhuteneste mayne, mekhuteneste getraye, Oy, lomir zayn...
First line (Yiddish):מחותּנתטע מײַנע, מחותּנתטע געטרײַע, אױ, לאָמיר זײַן אױף אײביק...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Di Krenitse (Poliansky) -- די קרעניצע (פּאָליאַנסקי)
Also known as: A Krenitse
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Poliansky, Motl -- פּאָליאַנסקי, מאָטל
Genre: Literary Origin/USSR
Subject: Well/Love/Courting/Pails/Maiden/Youth
Origin: Liptzin 65 09/ML PYS 196/Alb A-001(l)/Kinderbuch 206/Alb B-207(a)
Transliteration: ML PYS 196/Alb A-001(l)/Kinderbuch 206/Alb Z-014(l)/Alb B-207(a)
Translation: Kinderbuch 206/Alb A-001(l)/Alb Z-014(l)/Alb B-207(a)/Ephemera 1566 (p 25)
Music: Kinderbuch 206
Additional song notes: The Well
On album: K-068(a) (Klezamir Yiddish-Klezmer-Israeli Featuring Fraidy Katz -- קלעזאַמיר)
Track ID: 22613
Artist: Klezamir
Vocalist Fraidy Katz
First line: Dort vu grozn zaynen naser, shteyt a krenitse fartrakht,
First line (Yiddish):דאָרט װי די גראָזן זײנען נאַסער, שטײט אַ קרעניצע פֿאַרטראַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Vilna -- װילנאַ
Author: Wolfson, A. L. -- װאָלפֿסאָן, אַ. ל.
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Place
Subject: Vilna/Memory/Yearning/City/Inspiration
Origin: Alb K-096(a)/Alb V-001(a)/Alb F-032(a)/A-054(a)
Transliteration: Alb K-096(a)/A-054(a)/Alb B-122(a)/Alb 126(a)
Translation: Alb K-096(a)/Alb K-029(a)/A-054(a)/Alb B-122(a)/Alb 126(a)

Related information in folder 365:
Related information in folder 862:On album: K-068(a) (Klezamir Yiddish-Klezmer-Israeli Featuring Fraidy Katz -- קלעזאַמיר)
Track ID: 22615
Artist: Klezamir
Vocal Fraidy Katz
First line: Vilna, shtot fun geyst and tmimes, vilna yidishlekh...
First line:װילנאַ, שטאָט פֿון גײַסט און תּמימות, װילנאַ ייִדישלעך פֿאַרטראַכט
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: See Pearl in May 10, 1991 Forward

Title: Vos Geven Iz Geven Un Nito -- װאָס געװען איז געװען און ניטאָ
Also known as: Vos Geven Iz Nishtu
Author: Meyerowitz, David -- מײעראָװיץ, דוד
Composer: Meyerowitz, David -- מײעראָװיץ, דוד
Genre: Theatre/Vaudeville/Lament
Subject: Aging/Memory
Origin: ML PYS 274
Transliteration: Warem 224/ML PYS 274/Alb J-024(a)1/Estella 8
Translation: Alb T-015(a)/Alb J-024(a)1/Alb M-068(a)04
Music: Warem 224/ML PYS 275/Estella 8
Additional song notes: What Was Once Is No More
On album: K-068(a) (Klezamir Yiddish-Klezmer-Israeli Featuring Fraidy Katz -- קלעזאַמיר)
Track ID: 22617
Artist: Klezamir
Vocalist Fraidy Katz
First line: Erloybt lozt zikh dinen, oysredn mayn harts, tsu red ikh...
First line (Yiddish):ערלױבט לאָזט זיך דינען, אױסרעדן מײַן האַרץ, צו רעד איך פֿון...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Undzer Nigndl -- אונדזער ניגונדל
Also known as: A Nigndl (Undzer Nigndl)
Also known as: Hobn Mir A Nigndl
Also known as: Our Song
Author: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Composer: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Genre: Folk
Subject: Family/Melody/Tune/Parents/Children/Grandparents/Joy
Origin: ML MTAG 158/Shternheim 70/Alb G-026(a)/Alb R-022(a)/Alb C-015(a)
Transliteration: Shernheim 70/Alb C-015(a)/ML MTAG 158/Alb D-016(a)/Alb R-001(a)
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Vinkov 2 68/Alb R-022(a)/Alb J-007(a)/Alb L-024(b)Alb M-129(a&b)
Music: Shternheim 70/ML MTAG 158/Gold Zem 86/
Additional song notes: Our Melody Also Translation and transliteration on Alb 126(a)
On album: K-068(c) (The Klezical Tradition/Mishpokhe Lider/Fraidy Katz, vocalist)
Track ID: 24139
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Hobn mir a nigundl, In nakhes un in freydn, Zingen mir es,
First line (Yiddish):האָבן מיר אַ ניגונדל, אין נחת און אין פֿרײדן, זינגען מיר עס,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

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. Orig, Translit & Translat on Alb B-211(a)

Related information in folder 189:On album: K-068(c) (The Klezical Tradition/Mishpokhe Lider/Fraidy Katz, vocalist)
Track ID: 24141
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: In dem beys-hamikdosh, In a vinkl kheyder, zitst di almone..
First line (Yiddish):אין דעם בית־המקדש, אין אַ װינקל־חדר, זיצט די אַלמנה בת־ציון…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From the opereta "Shulamis".
Language: Yiddish

Title: Rusishe Tsigaynerlid (Instr) -- רוסישע צוגײַנערליד (אינסטר)
On album: K-068(c) (The Klezical Tradition/Mishpokhe Lider/Fraidy Katz, vocalist)
Track ID: 24142
Author/Composer Popp ?
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: Klezical Tradition
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: K-068(c) (The Klezical Tradition/Mishpokhe Lider/Fraidy Katz, vocalist)
Track ID: 24143
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: A Yidishe mame, zi iz di beste in der velt.
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, זי איז די בעסטע אין דער װעלט.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Papir Iz Dokh Vays -- פּאַפּיר איז דאָך װײַס
Also known as: A Briv (Papir Iz Dokh Vays)
Also known as: Paper Is White
Genre: Love/Letter/Separation/Folk
Subject: Love/Separation/Ink/Paper
Origin: Rubin Oak 89/Alb K-014(a)/Belarsky 240/Alb B-007(a)/Alb A-054(a)
Transliteration: Rubin Oak 58/Alb P-030(a)/Alb F-018(b)/Alb B-007(a)/Belarsky 240/Alb T-031(b)
Translation: Rubin Oak 58/Alb R-007(f)3/Alb T-031(b)/Alb A-045(a)/B-122(a)
Music: Rub Oak 58/Belarsky 240
Additional song notes: Paper Is White Elyakum Zunzer crdedited as "adapting" this song - See Ephemera 1269 Transliteration and Translation in Ephemera 1269
On album: K-068(c) (The Klezical Tradition/Mishpokhe Lider/Fraidy Katz, vocalist)
Track ID: 24145
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Papir iz dokh vays un tint iz dokh shvarts, Tsu dir mayn...
First line:פּאַפּיר איז דאָך װײַס און טינט איז דאָך שװאַרץ, צו דיר מײַן זיס...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Di Tsvey Mekhutenestes
Also known as: Mekhuteneste Mayne
On album: K-068(c) (The Klezical Tradition/Mishpokhe Lider/Fraidy Katz, vocalist)
Track ID: 24149
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Mekhuteneste mayne, mekhuteneste getraye, Oy, lomir zayn...
First line (Yiddish):מחותּנתטע מײַנע, מחותּנתטע געטרײַע, אױ, לאָמיר זײַן אױף אײביק...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Ale Brider -- אַלע ברידער
Also known as: Brothers All
Author: Winchevsky, Morris -- װינטשעװסקי, מאָריס
Genre: Folksong
Subject: Fraternal/Unity/Brotherhood
Song Comment: Folklorized song based on poem "Akhdes" by Morris Winchevsky
Origin: Kinderbuch 111/Albs B-004(c)/G-017(a)/G-019(a)/P-019(b)/ML MTAG 160
Transliteration: Albs K-51(a)/P-19(c)/P-19(b)/G-19(a)/G-17(a)/B-004(c)/Kinderbuch11/ML MTAG 160
Translation: Kinderbuch11/Albs B-004(c)/G-017(a)/Alb J-025(a)/ P-019(b)/Alb V0121/Sh Sh 119
Music: Vinkov 2 182/Kinderbuch 111/ML MTAG 160
Additional song notes: All Brothers Song associated with the labor movement Translation and Transliteration in Ephemera 1269 and also Alb B-126(a) Translation in Ephemera 1566 (p32)
On album: K-068(c) (The Klezical Tradition/Mishpokhe Lider/Fraidy Katz, vocalist)
Track ID: 24150
Author Winchevsky, Morris -- װינטשעװסקי, מאָריס
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Un mir zaynen ale brider, ay ay, ale brider, un mir zingen..
First line (Yiddish):און מיר זײַנען אַלע ברידער, אײַ אײַ, אַלע ברידער, און מיר...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Verse dealing with Ale Shvester - is modern
Language: Yiddish

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: K-075(a) (Wolf Krakowski Transmigrations -- גילגול)
Track ID: 24544
Vocal Krakowski, Wolf
Vocal Fraidy Katz
First line: Her nor, du sheyn meydele, her nor, du fayn meydele,
First line (Yiddish):הער נאָר, דו שײן מײדעלע, הער נאָר דו פֿײַן מײדעלע, װאָס װעסטו...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Duet
Length: 4:48

Title: Hulyet Hulyet Kinderlekh -- הוליעט הוליעט קינדערלעך
Also known as: Frolic Frolic Children
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Folk
Subject: Children/Aging/Nostalgia
Origin: ML MTAG 214/Alb L-023(a)/Alb Z-012(a)/Alb B-007(a)/Kinderbuch 178/Vinkov 5 7
Transliteration: ML MTAG 214/Alb B-007(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Kinderbuch 178/Alb T-031(b)Vinkov 5 3
Translation: Kinderbuch 178/Alb L-023(a)/Alb B-007(a)/AlbT-031(b)/Vinkov 5 9
Music: ML MTAG 214/Alb Z-012(a)/Kinderbuch 178/Vinkov 5 7
Additional song notes: Frolic Children
On album: K-068(d) (The Klezical Tradition Family Portrait -- אַ בילד פֿון דער משפּחה)
Track ID: 27046
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Musical Director Greenbaum, Adrienne
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Shpilt aykh, libe kinderlekh -- Der friling shoyn bagint!
First line (Yiddish):שפּילט אײַך, ליבע קינדערלעך -- דער פֿרילינג שױן באַגינט!
Track comment: Is Adrienne Greenbaum or Fraidy Katz the vocalist??
Language: Yiddish

Title: Unter Beymer -- אונטער ביימער
Author: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Composer: Oysher, Moyshe -- אױשער, משה
Genre: Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Child/Forboding Future/Angry Winds
Origin: Levin N 155/ML PYS 4/Alb K-068(d)/Alb L-062(a)
Transliteration: Levin N 155/Alb K-068(d)/Alb L-062(a)/Alb B-095(b)Ephemera 1269
Translation: CD S-086(d)/Alb P-001(a)/Alb K-068(d)/B-095(b)/Ephemera 1269
Additional song notes: From the motion picture " The Vilna Balabosl" Unter Trees
On album: K-068(d) (The Klezical Tradition Family Portrait -- אַ בילד פֿון דער משפּחה)
Track ID: 27047
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Musical Director Greenbaum, Adrienne
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Unter beymer vaksn gruzn, ay li lu lu lu un di beyze vintn..
First line:אונטער ביימער װאַקסן גרוזן, אײַ לי לו לו לו, און די בײזע...
Track comment: Is Adrienne Greenbaum or Fraidy Katz the vocalist??

Title: Margaritkelekh -- מאַרגאַריטקעלעך
Also known as: A Moment
Also known as: Marganiot
Also known as: Rakefet
Author: Shneur, Zalman -- שניאור, זלמן
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Seduction/Abandonment/Love/Forest/River/Dasies/Courting
Origin: ML MTAG 41/Vinkov 1 66/Alb L-001(a)/Alb A-002(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Alb F-24(e)
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)/ML MTAG 41/Vinkov 1 66/Alb K-059(d)/Gold Zem 184/Alb K-068(d)/
Translation: CD L-054(a)/Alb K-068(d)/Vinkov 1 66/Alb Z-018(a)/Alb K-059(d)/Sh Sh 234/
Music: ML MTAG 41/Vinkov 1 66/Netzer 22/Belarsky 065/
Additional song notes: Daisies See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. Org, Translit & Translat on Alb B-211(a)

Related information in folder 735:On album: K-068(d) (The Klezical Tradition Family Portrait -- אַ בילד פֿון דער משפּחה)
Track ID: 27051
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Musical Director Greenbaum, Adrienne
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: In veldl baym taykhl, dort zaynen gevaksn margaritkelekh,
First line (Yiddish):אין װעלדל בײַם טײַכל, דאָרט זײַנען געװאַקסן מאַרגאַריטקעלעך עלנט...
Language: Yiddish

Title: Ikh Vil Nisht Aza Khusn (Video) -- איך װיל נישט אַזאַ חתן (וועדיאָ)
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Humorous/Literary Origin/Lament/Irony
Subject: Shadkhn/Match/Names/Superstition/Assimilation/Marriage
Origin: Gebir ML 33 Gebir MGZ 56/ML MTAG 220/Alb K-068(d)/Gebir Lemm 87
Transliteration: ML MTAG 220/Alb K-068(d)/Gebir Lemm 87
Translation: Alb K-068(d)/Gebir SIMC 32
Music: Gebir ML 33/Gebir MGZ 56 / ML MTAG 221/Gebir Lemm 86
Additional song notes: I Don't Want A Groom Like This
On album: K-068(d) (The Klezical Tradition Family Portrait -- אַ בילד פֿון דער משפּחה)
Track ID: 27056
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Musical Director Greenbaum, Adrienne
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Bringt a shadkhn mir a shidukh, kveln fun im ale,
First line:ברענגט אַ שדכן מיר אַ שידוך, קװעלן פֿון אים אַלע, הײסט דער חתן..
Track comment: with Russian Sher

Title: Eyder Ikh Leyg Mikh Shlofn -- אײדער איך לײג מיך שלאָפֿן
Genre: Labor/Lament
Subject: Occupation/Seamstress/Working Conditions
Transliteration: Ephemera 635/Kinderland 19
Music: Ephemera 635
On album: K-068(d) (The Klezical Tradition Family Portrait -- אַ בילד פֿון דער משפּחה)
Track ID: 27060
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Musical Director Greenbaum, Adrienne
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Eyder ikh leyg mikh shlofn, darf ikh shoyn oyfshteyn,
First line:אײַדער איך לײג מיך שלאָפֿן, דאַרף איך שױן אױפֿשטײן,
Track comment: with Di Rayze Nukh Amerike

Title: Yiddish Redt Zikh Azoy Sheyn -- ייִדיש רעדט זיך אַזױ שיין
Also known as: Yiddish Yiddish
Author: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Composer: Rauch, Maurice -- ראַוך, משה
Genre: Theatre/Language
Subject: Yiddish/Language
Origin: Rauch 117/Alb K-068(d)/Alb N-026(a)
Transliteration: Rauch 117/Alb K-068(d)/Alb N-026(a)
Translation: Alb K-068(d)/Rauch 117/N-026(a)
Music: Rauch 114
Additional song notes: Yiddish speech sounds so beautiful…
On album: K-068(d) (The Klezical Tradition Family Portrait -- אַ בילד פֿון דער משפּחה)
Track ID: 27061
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Musical Director Greenbaum, Adrienne
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Yidish redt zikh azoy gring, yidish leygt zikh oyf der tsing
First line:ייִדיש רעדט זיך אַזױ גרינג, ייִדיש לײגט זיך אױף דער צינג,
Track comment: adapted by Ben Tsion Witler - variant

Title: Yosl Yosl -- יאָסל יאָסל
Author: Steinberg, Samuel
Composer: Casman, Nellie -- קאַסמאַן, נעלי
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love/Desire/Attraction
Song Comment: See "Joseph Joseph" - English Adaptation
Origin: Alb K-068(d)/Alb K-007(a)/
Transliteration: Alb K-007(a)/Estella 6/Alb T-025(a)/Alb K-068(d)/ephemera 1456
Translation: Alb K-068(d)
Music: Estella 6
Additional song notes: Also see "Joseph Joseph" for English adaptation

Related information in folder 1456:On album: K-068(d) (The Klezical Tradition Family Portrait -- אַ בילד פֿון דער משפּחה)
Track ID: 27063
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Musical Direction Greenbaum, Adrienne
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: Mayn khies geyt mir oys, ikh fil ikh halt nit oys,
First line (Yiddish):מײַן חיות גײט מיר אױס, איך פֿיל איך האַלט ניט אױס,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Lomir Trakhtn Nor Fun Haynt -- לאָמיר טראַכטן נאָר פֿון הײַנט
Author: Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Composer: Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Genre: Theater
Subject: Love/Moment
Translation: CD K-075(b)
On album: K-075(b) (Wolf Krakowski/ Goyrl: Destiny -- גױרל)
Track ID: 28710
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Instrumental Accompaniment The Lonesome Brothers
Vocal Krakowski, Wolf
First line: Lomir trakhtn nor fun haynt, genisn fun di shtraln vi di levone shaynt,
First line (Yiddish):לאָמיר טראַכטן נאָר פֿון הײַנט, געניסן פֿון די שטראַלן װי די לבֿונה שייִנט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Soft Rock/Duet/Paylish Dialect
Length: 3' 39"

Title: Mit Gelt Tor Men Nit Shtoltsirn -- מיט געלט טאָר מען ניט שטאָלצירן
Also known as: A Mensh Zol Men Zayn
Also known as: Gelt Iz Dokh Rund Un Es Geyt
Author: Schorr, Anshel -- שאָר, אַנשעל
Composer: Perlmutter, Arnold (Aaron) פּערלמוטער, אַרנאָלד (אהרן)
Composer: Wohl, Herman -- װאָל, הערמאַן
Genre: Theatre/Operetta
Subject: Money/Ethics/Values
Song Comment: From the operetta "A Mentsh Zol Men Zayn" - Original title of the song.
Origin: ML PYS 271/Neslen 19.2/Alb K-096(a)
Transliteration: ML PYS 271/Neslen 19.2/Alb K-096(a)
Translation: ML PYS 272/Neslen 19.2/Alb K-096(a)
Music: ML PYS 272
Additional song notes: Do Not Take Pride In Money

Related information in folder 653:On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33405
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Batrakht dem mensh ven er iz raykh, vi er nor brent a velt, er meynt az…
First line (Yiddish):באַטראַכט דעם מענטש װען ער איז רײַך, װי ער נאָר ברענט אַ װעלט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer
Length: 5:42

Title: Geyen Zey In Shvartse Reyen -- גײען זײ אין שװאַרצע רײען
Also known as: Nakht Un Regn
Author: Leyb, Mani -- לײב, מאַני
Author: Leyb, Mani -- לײב, מאַני
Composer: Gelbart, Mikhl -- געלבאַרט, מיכל
Composer: Gelbart, Mikhl -- געלבאַרט, מיכל
Genre: Holocaust/Lament/Lullaby
Subject: Wandering/Expulsion/Night/Rain/Hunger/Misery
Song Comment: Published under "Ay Lyu Lu Nakht Un Regn
Origin: Gelb Zingt 142/Vinkov 4 117
Transliteration: Alb L-023(a)/Vinkov 4 117/Alb G-006(b)/Alb L-038(b)
Translation: Alb L-023(a)/Vinkov 4 117/G-006(b)/Alb L-038(b)
Music: Vinkov 4 117
On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33406
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Ay lu lu lu, nakht un regn,ay lu lu lu, nakht un vint, in der nakht un in der…
First line (Yiddish):אײַ לו לו לו, נאַכט און רעגן, אײַ לו לו לו, נאַכט און ווינט, אין דער נאַכט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:17

Title: Hungerik Dayn Ketsele -- הונגעריק דײַן קעצעלע
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk/Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Poverty/Hunger/Child/Kitten/Food
Origin: Gebir ML 65/Alb G-022(a)/Gebir Lemm 142/Alb K-096(a)
Transliteration: Alb G-022(a)/CD K-059(b)/CD K-059(c)/Alb K-096(a)/Ephemera 1458
Translation: Alb G-022(a)/CD K-059(b)/CD K-059(c)/Gebir SIMC 66/Alb K-096(a)/Ephemera 1458
Music: Alb L-025(a)/Gebir Lemm 141
Additional song notes: Your Kitten Is Hungry Jan Hoffman credited as composer on album K-096 (a) Ephemera 1458: See 2015 program for translat and translit
On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33407
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Shlof shoyn, mayn hungerik meydele, Makh shoyn di eygelekh tsu,
First line (Yiddish):שלאָף שױן, מײַן הונגעריק מײדעלע, מאַך שױן די אײגעלעך צו,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:39

Title: Vintsht Mir Abisele Glik -- װינטשט מיר אַביסעלע גליק
Author: Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Composer: Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Genre: Theater
Subject: Fate/Luck/Riches/Wishes
Origin: Alb K-096(a)
Transliteration: Alb K-096(a)/Alb S-022(f)/Ephemera 1519
Translation: Alb K-096(a)
Additional song notes: Wish Me A Little Luck
On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33409
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Vintsht mir abisele glik, vintsht mir abisele freyd,
First line (Yiddish):װינטשט מיר אַביסעלע גליק, װינטשט מיר אַביסעלע פֿרײד,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Waltz/Pop
Length: 3:52

Title: A Shtekele -- אַ שטעקעלע
Composer: Senderii, Samuel -- סענדרײ, ש.
Genre: Folk/Children/Humorous
Subject: Alphabet/Stick/Marriage/Form
Origin: Alb K-096(a)
Transliteration: Alb K-096(a)
Translation: Alb K-096(a)
Additional song notes: A Little Stick
On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33410
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Az a yingele zet an alef, zug mir zunenyu, vi azoy-zhe makht es, ay ay,...
First line (Yiddish):אַז אַ ייִנגעלע זעט אַן אלף זאָג מיר זונעניו, ווי אַזוי־זשע מאַגט עס אײַ אײַ,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Rock
Length: 6:24

Title: Shterndl Shterndl -- שטערענדל
Author: Kulbak, Moyshe -- קולבאַק, משה
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: War/Soldier/Family/Separation
Origin: ML MTAG 116/Alb G-018(c)/Alb K-096(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 116/Alb F-035(a)/Alb K-096(a)
Translation: Alb G-018(c)/Alb F-035(a)/Alb K-096(a)
Music: ML MTAG 117
Additional song notes: Little Star, Little Star
On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33411
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Shterndl, shterndl, bloyer shtafetele; zay mir a shliekh un fall in mayn…
First line (Yiddish):שטערנדל, שטערענדל, בלױיער שטאַפֿעטעלע, זײַ מיר אַ שליח און פֿאַל אין מייִן…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 4:47

Title: Gedenk (Witler) -- געדענק (װיטלער)
Author: Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Composer: Witler, Ben Tsion -- װיטלער, בּן ציון
Genre: Theater/Love
Subject: Memory/Joy/Happiness/Fate
Origin: Alb K-096(a)
Transliteration: Alb K-096(a)
Translation: Alb K-096(a)
Additional song notes: Remember
On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33412
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
Vocal Krakowski, Wolf
First line: Gedenk, az nor in libe ligt dos glik, di libe vert ayn oygnblik,
First line (Yiddish):געדענק, אַז נאָר אין ליבע ליגט דאָס גליק, די ליבע װערט איין אויגענבליק,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Duet/Soft Rock
Length: 3:39

Title: Du Zolst Nisht Geyn Mit Kayn Andere Meydelekh -- דו זאָלסט נישט גײן מיט קיין אַנדערע מײדעלעך
Genre: Folk/Love
Subject: Jealousy/Warning
Origin: Ber Fef 160/Alb A-044(a)/Vinkov 1 51
Transliteration: Alb A-044(a)/Gold Zem 187/Vinkov 1 51/Alb T-031(b)/Alb W-021(d)
Translation: Vinkov 1 52/Alb A-044(a)/Alb T-031(b)/Alb W-021(d)
Additional song notes: Alb T-031(b) is a variant
On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33413
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Du zolst nisht geyn mit keyn andere meydelekh, du zolst nor geyn, lubenyu, mit..
First line (Yiddish):דו זאָלסט נישט גײן מיט קײן אַנדערע מײדעלעך, דו זאָלסט נאָר גײן…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Soft Rock
Length: 4:05

Title: Moyde Ani (Shweid) -- מודה אני (שווייִד)
Also known as: Mode Ani (Schweid)
Author: Schweid, Mark -- שווײַד, מאַרק
Composer: Gelbart, Mikhl -- געלבאַרט, מיכל
Genre: Lament/Holocaust
Subject: Diaspora/Wandering/Youth/Rest/Faith/Suffering/Loss/Prayer
Origin: Alb K-096(a)/Gel Yovl 38
Transliteration: Alb C-042(b)/Alb K-096(a)/Gel Yovl 38/Alb G-006(b)/Alb M-049(a)/Alb L-023(a)
Translation: Alb C-042(b)/Alb K-096(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Alb Z-010(b)/Alb G-006(b)/Alb M-049(a)

Related information in folder 630:On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33414
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Moyde ani, moyde ani, moyde ani lefonekho, got nit tsorn, ze vos fun dayn…
First line (Yiddish):מודה אַני ,מודה אַני ,מודה אַני לפֿניך גאָט ניט צאָרן, זע וואָס פֿון דײַן קינד איז..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:43

Title: Ovnt Lid (Hacken) -- אָװנט ליד (האַקען)
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Evening/Nature/Piety/Poetry/Regrets/Wine
Origin: Manger Illust/Man Roz 253/Alb A-001(l)/Alb K-095(a)
Transliteration: Hacken 1 46/Alb A-001(l)/Alb K-095(a)
Translation: Album B-069(a)/Alb A-001(l)/Alb K-095(a)
Music: Hacken 1 46
On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33415
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Shtiler ovnt, tunkl gold, kh'zits baym glezl vayn, vos iz gevorn fun mayn tog,
First line (Yiddish):שטילער אָװנט, טונקל גאָלד, כ'זיץ בײַם גלעזל װײַן, וואָס איז געוואָרן פֿון...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 5:17

Title: Di Alte Kashe -- די אַלטע קשיה
Also known as: Fregt Di Velt An Alte Kashe
Genre: Khasidic/Folk
Subject: Question/Answer/Nigun/Eternal
Origin: Braun TJM 9/Alb K-096(a)/Alb B-207(a)
Transliteration: Ausubel Folk 656/Alb J-030(a)/Alb S-083(a)/Braun TJM 9/Alb K-096(a)
Translation: Ausebel Folk 655/Alb S-083(a)/Braun TJM 9/Alb J-030(a)/Vorbei 375/Alb K-096(a)
Music: Braun TJM 9/Ausubel Folk 655
Additional song notes: The Old Question See also Alb B-207(a) for Yiddish, Translit and Translat

Related information in folder 741:On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33416
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
Drums Shea, Tom
First line: Fregt di velt an alte kashe, tradi tradi-ridi rom, entfert men tradi ridi raylom
First line (Yiddish):פֿרעגט די װעלט אַן אַלטע קשיה, טראַדי טראַדידי־רידי באָם, ענטפֿערט מען...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Soft Rock
Length: 5:44

Title: Vilna -- װילנאַ
Author: Wolfson, A. L. -- װאָלפֿסאָן, אַ. ל.
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Place
Subject: Vilna/Memory/Yearning/City/Inspiration
Origin: Alb K-096(a)/Alb V-001(a)/Alb F-032(a)/A-054(a)
Transliteration: Alb K-096(a)/A-054(a)/Alb B-122(a)/Alb 126(a)
Translation: Alb K-096(a)/Alb K-029(a)/A-054(a)/Alb B-122(a)/Alb 126(a)

Related information in folder 365:
Related information in folder 862:On album: K-096(a) (Fraidy Katz Sings Yiddish/ The Eternal Question/ Di Alte Kashe -- פֿריידע כּ'ץ די אַלטע קשיא)
Track ID: 33417
Drums Shea, Tom
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: The Lonesome Brothers
Guitars/Keyboard Armenti, Jim
Bass Guitar Mason, Ray
First line: Vilna, shtot fun geyst and tmimes, vilna yidishlekh fartrakht, vu es murmlen…
First line (Yiddish):װילנאַ, שטאָט פֿון גײַסט און תּמימות, װילנאַ ייִדישלעך פֿאַרטראַכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 4:11

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