Look up artist Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra


Name: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra

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Title: Beygelekh -- בײגעלעך
Also known as: Bublitshki
Also known as: Question
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Folk/Lament
Subject: Bagels/Rolls/Street Vendor/Occupation/Poverty
Origin: Alb G-035(b)/Alb B-007(c)/
Transliteration: Alb K-007(b)/Alb B-007(c)/
Translation: Alb B-007(c)/
On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 2346
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line:עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

Title: Dayenu -- דינוּ
Genre: Holiday/Haggadah/Passover/
Subject: Sufficiency/Torah/Sabbath/Israel/Exodus/Egypt/Thankfullness
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 54
Transliteration: Coopersmith NJS 54/Alb K-022(b)/Alb R-001(a)/Schwartz 14
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 54/Alb R-001(a)/Schwartz 14/Metro Album 13
Music: Coopersmith NJS 54/Schwartz 14/Metro Album 13

Related information in folder 696:On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 2931
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: American klezmer, rock, twist style
Style: Instrumental

Title: Der Nayer Sher -- דער נײַער שער
Also known as: Dem Nayem Sher
Author: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Klezmer
Subject: Sher/Klezmer/Dance/Wedding
Transliteration: Warem 40/Alb K-030(d)
Translation: Alb K-030(d)
Music: Warem 40
On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 3254
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

Title: Der Twistin' Sher (Der Nayer Sher) -- דער נײַער שער
On album: xK-040(a)
Track ID: 3433
Artist: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
First line: Hey, du klezmer, nem dem fidl, shpil dos naye lidl, tantsn..
First line (Yiddish):הײ דו קלעזצער, נעם דעם פֿידל, שפּיל דאָס נײַע לידל, טאַנצן װעט...
Track comment: English title is "The Wedding Samba."
Language: Yiddish

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: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 6280
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

Title: Kale, Kale (Instr) -- כּלה, כּלה
On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 7800
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Twist rock beat with a sher.

Title: Ikh Hob Dikh Tsu Fil Lib -- איך האָב דיך צו פֿיל ליב
Also known as: I Love You Much Too Much
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theater/Lament
Subject: Anger/Love/Rejection
Song Comment: From the play "Di Katerinshtshik" (The Organ Grinder), 1934/ See Heskes 2533
Origin: Alb T-005(c)/Metro Scher 29
Transliteration: Alb K-007(b)/Alb K-029(f)/Alb K-022(b)/Alb J-024(a)1/CD B-075(a)/CD F-042(a)/
Translation: Alb K-022(b)/Alb T-015(c)/Alb K-029(f)/Alb J-025(a)1/CD B-075(a)/CD F-042(a)
Music: Metro Scher 2
Additional song notes: I Love You Much To Much

Related information in folder 122:On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 7169
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
First line: Ikh hob dikh tsufil lib, Ikh trog oyf dir keyn has,
First line:איך האָב דיך צו פֿיל ליב, איך טראַג אױף דיר קײן האַס,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

Title: Mayn Shtetele Belz -- מײַן שטעטעלע בעלז
Also known as: Belz
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theatre/Nostalgia/Memory
Subject: Place/Belz/Childhood
Origin: GYF 20/ML PYS 260/Alb G-035(b)/Vinkov 5 309
Transliteration: Alb B-007(c)/GYF 23/Alb L-048(a)/Alb B-007(c)/Alb G-013(c)/ML PYS 260
Translation: Alb H-006(a)/Alb L-023(b)/GYF 23/Alb J-024(a)1/Alb K-029(g)/Vinkov 5 311
Music: GYF 20/Estella 26/ML PYS 260/Vinkov 5 308
Additional song notes: From the play "Ghetto Song" or "Song of the Ghetto
On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 9986
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
First line: Ven ikh dermon zikh in di yorn, nor vi a kholem farfloygn...
First line:װען אַיך דערמאָן זיך אין די קינדער יאָרן, נאָר װי אַ חלום ...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: American style rock or twist beat.
Style: Instrumental

Title: Papirosn -- פּאַפּיראָסן
Also known as: A Kalte Nakht
Also known as: A Kalte Nakht (Papirosn)
Also known as: El Chiclerito
Also known as: Freylekhe Yidelekh
Also known as: Sigaryot
Also known as: Kupite Papirosy
Author: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Composer: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Genre: Theatre/Lament
Subject: Occupation/Cigarette Seller/Misfortune/Family
Origin: Levin N 90/GYF 16/Alb L-023(a)/ML PYS 267/Alb F-024(e)/Alb G-035(b)
Transliteration: Levin N 90/Alb L-023(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 19/Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)
Translation: Alb G-013(c)/GYF 19/Alb B-046(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Alb F-036(a)/Alb A-036(a
Music: Levin N 90/Estella 10/GYF 17/ML PYS 267
Additional song notes: Cigarettes/Author was inspired to write song after seeing child peddlers during German occupation of Grodno in WWI. See liner notes Alb S-083(a)
On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 12100
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
First line: A kalte nakht, a nebeldike finster umetum, shteyt a...
First line:אַ קאַלטע נאַכט, אַ נעפלדיקע פֿינסטער אומעטום, שטײט אַ ייִנגעלע...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

Title: Sheyn Vi Di Levone -- שײן װי די לבֿנה
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Love/Pop
Subject: Beauty/Moon/Stars/Confusion/Flustered
Origin: GYF 36/Alb F-024(e)/Alb T-004(c)/Alb M-059(a)/Metro Scher 29
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb M-059(a)/Alb M-057(a)/Alb K-059(d)/Alb T-25(a)/Alb K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 39/Alb T-025(a)/Alb K-059(d)/Alb B-076(a)/Alb M-059(a)/Alb K-081(a)
Music: Warem 182/GYF 37/Metro Scher 1
Additional song notes: Also translated on CD B-076(a)
On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 13729
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: American klezmer, latin beat
Style: Instrumental

Title: Tsena Tsena -- צאנה צאנה
Author: Miron, Issacar -- מירון, ישׂשׂכּר
Composer: Khagiz, Y. -- מירון, ישׂשׂכּר
Genre: Israeli
Subject: Girls/Soldiers/Courting
Origin: Alb O-001(d)/DeRoy 48
Transliteration: G-005(a)/Alb O-001(d)
Translation: Alb O-001(d)
On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 15527
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
First line:צאנה, צאנה, צאנה, צאנה, הבּנוֹת וּראינה חילים בּמושבה.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

Title: Tumbalalajka -- тумьалалайка
Also known as: Tum Balalayke
Also known as: Twistin' The Freylekhs (Instr)
Also known as: Play Balalaike
On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 15817
Artist: Klayman, Lou and his Orchestra
Artist: Weissman, Morris
First line: Shteyt a bokher un er trakht, Trakht un trakht a gantse...
First line:שטײט אַ בחור און ער טראַכט, טראַכט און טראַכט אַ גאַנצע נאַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Latin, twist, rock beat.
Style: Instrumental

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