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Title: Paxaro De Hermosura
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24216
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Por une casa chica vi di una hijica, de aryos era chica.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: By a little house I spied a young girl, she was the...
Language: Ladino

Title: Scalerica D'oro
Genre: Ladino/Love
Subject: Wedding/Bride/Golden Ladder/Staircase/Blessing/Money
Origin: Alb C-017(a)
Transliteration: Alb S-075(a)
Translation: Alb C-017(a)/Alb S-075(a)
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24217
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Scalerica d'oro, d'oro y marfil.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: A Little Golden Ladder
Language: Ladino

Title: Durme Durme Mi Angelica Hijico
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24218
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Durme durme mi angelico chico de tu nacion criature de zion,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Sleep, sleep my little angel, little child of you nation,
Language: Ladino

Title: Siko Chorepsie (Greek)
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24219
Artist Klein, Betty
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Arvoles Iloran Por Lluvias
Also known as: Arvoles Iloran
Additional song notes: See "Arvoles Iloran"
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24220
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Arvoles iloran por lluvias y montana por aires,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "Trees are crying for rain and mountains for winds"
Language: Ladino

Title: La Comida De La Manana
Author: Traditional
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Sephardic
Origin: Ephemera 1546
Additional song notes: Poetry, "Wild Woman" by Vanessa Hidary
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24221
Artist Klein, Betty
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Ladino

Title: Mama Yo No Tengo Visto
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24222
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Mama yo no tengo visto,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Ladino

Title: Vate Vate (Ladino)
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24223
Artist Klein, Betty
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: with "To Gilekald" (Greek)
Language: Ladino

Title: To Gilekald (Greek)
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24224
Artist Klein, Betty
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: with "Vate Vate" (Ladino)

Title: Psarapoula (Greek)
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24225
Artist Klein, Betty
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Sa'eynu -- שאינו
Author: Pen, Alexander -- פּן, אלכּסנדר
Composer: Rosowsky, Solomon
Genre: Israeli
Subject: Desert/Camels
Origin: Vorbei 285
Transliteration: Alb K-001(a)/Vorbei 449
Translation: Alb K-001(a)/Vorbei 449
Music: Vorbei 285
Additional song notes: "Carry us to the desert, carry us on the backs of camels."
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24226
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Sa'eynu lamidbar, sa'eynu lamidbar, sa'eynu,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "Carry us to the desert, Carry us on the backs of camels."
Language: Hebrew

Title: Pollerita (Spanish)
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24227
Artist Klein, Betty
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Los Bilbilicos
Also known as: The Night Birds
Also known as: Amorosa (Cardoso)
Also known as: Los Bibilicos
Composer: Cardoso, Jorge
Genre: Sephardic/Love/Lament/Folk
Subject: Birdsong/Nightengales/Blessing
Origin: Alb L-024(b)/Alb K-023(a)/Alb R-033(a)/Alb B-067(a)/Alb R-001(b)
Translation: Alb R-033(a)/Alb B-067(a)/Alb L-024(b)/Alb R-001(b)
Music: Alb R-001(b)
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24228
Vocal Klein, Betty
First line: Los bibilicos cantan, En el arvol de la flor.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: The birds sing sadly in the midst of nature's beauty.
Language: Ladino

Title: Arvolicos De Almendra
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24229
Artist Klein, Betty
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Ladino

Title: Ir Me Kero Madre (Ladino)
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24230
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Ir me kero madre a Yerusholaim i komer las yervas i...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Mother, I wish to go to Jerusalem, to eat of the herbs...
Language: Ladino

Title: Yerakina (Greek)
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24231
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Kinise i Yerakina ya nero krio na feri,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Yerakina started out to fetch cold water,

Title: Adio Querida
Also known as: Adio Kerida
Genre: Sephardic/Love/Lament/Folk
Subject: Love/Rejection/Bitterness
Song Comment: Goodbye My Love
Origin: Alb A-020(a)/Alb V-009(b)/Alb G-034(a)/Alb T-025(a)/Alb B-067(a)
Transliteration: Alb T-025(a)/Alb S-083(a)/
Translation: Alb A-020(a)/Alb V-009(b)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb G-034(a)/Alb B-067(a)

Related information in folder 807:On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24232
Vocal Klein, Betty
First line: Tu madre cuando te pario, Y te quito al mundo,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: When your mother gave birth to you and loosed you on the...
Language: Ladino

Title: El Bayan
On album: K-073(a) (Betty Klein Skalerica d'Oro)
Track ID: 24233
Artist Klein, Betty
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Spanish

Title: Abi Gezunt -- אַבי געזונט
Also known as: A Bisl Zun A Bisl Regn
Also known as: Be Healthy
Author: Picon, Molly -- פּיקאָן, מאָלי
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Health/Contentment
Song Comment: From the film "Mamele"
Origin: Metro Scher 29
Transliteration: Alb M-057(a)/Alb K-029(g)/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb D-016(a)/Warem 10/Alb B-095(b)/SM 5
Translation: Alb D-016(a)/Alb M-057(a)/Alb K-059(d)/Alb K-030(d)/Alb K-029(g)/CD B-076(a)
Music: ML PYS 175/SM Scher 10
Additional song notes: As Long As You're Healthy
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26017
Vocal Klein, Betty
First line: A bisl zun, a bisl regn, a ruik ort dem kop tsu leygn,
First line (Yiddish):אַ ביסל זון, אַ ביסל רעגן, אַ רויִק אָרט דעם קאָפּ צו לײגן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From the film "Mamele."
Language: Yiddish

Title: Oyfn Pripetshik (Warshavsky) -- אױפֿן פּריפּעטשיק (וואַרשאַווסקי)
Also known as: Der Alef Beys
Also known as: In The Fireplace
Also known as: Afn Pripetshik
Also known as: Oifm Pripezik
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Children/Alphabet/Education/Learning/Rebbe/Kheyder/School
Origin: ML MTAG 2/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 24/Alb A-001(h)/Alb G-026(a)/Alb R-022(a)
Transliteration: Alb R-022(a)/ML MTAG 2/Alb B-004(c)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb D-016(a)/
Translation: Alb S-083(a)/Alb L-024(b)/GYF 27/Kinderbuch 167/Alb G-017(a)/Sh Sh 196/
Music: ML MTAG 2/GYF 25/SM Scher 13/Lefko Folk 72
Additional song notes: At The Fireplace See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. Translation and Transliteration at Ephemera 1269

Related information in folder 332:On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26018
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Oyfn pripetshik brent a fayerl, un in shtub iz heys.
First line:אױפֿן פּריפּעטשיק ברענט אַ פֿײַערל, און אין שטוב איז הײס.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: A Hopkele -- אַ האָפּקעלע
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Dance/Freylekh
Transliteration: Warem 90/Alb K-029(h)
Translation: Alb K-029(h)
Music: Warem 90
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26019
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Tates, mames shtrebn zeyere kinder oystsugebn, vayl dos iz..
First line:טאַטעס, מאַמעס שטרעבן זײערע קינדער אױסצוגעבן, װײַל דאָס איז די..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From the operetta "Vos Meydlekh Toen"

Title: Oy Dortn Dortn Ibern Vaserl -- אױ דאָרטן דאָרטן איבערן װאַסערל
Also known as: Dortn Dortn Ibern Vaserl
Genre: Folk/Lament
Subject: Separation/Distance
Origin: Rubin Oak 90/ML MTAG 26/Alb R-007(g)/Alb W-001(a)/Alb Z-12(a)/Alb B-036(a)/
Transliteration: Rubin Oak 54/Alb R-007(f)3/ML MTAG 27/Alb R-007(c)/Alb R-007(g)/Alb W-001(a)/
Translation: Rubin Oak 54/Alb R-007(c)/Alb R-007(g)/Alb W-001(a)/Alb Alb B-036(a)
Music: Rub Oak 54/ML MTAG 27/Alb Z-012(a)
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26020
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Oy, dortn, dortn, ibern vaserl, Oy, dortn, dortn, ibern brik
First line (Yiddish):אױ, דאָרטן, דאָרטן, איבערן װאַסערל, אױ, דאָרטן, דאָרטן, איבערן...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Dzhankoye -- דזשאַנקױע
Genre: USSR
Subject: Place/Crimea/Collective Farm/Occupation/Anti Semitism/Pride
Origin: Kaczer 31/Vinkov 2 118/Alb A-001(b)/Alb J-020(b)/Alb R-024/ Katz M 155/
Transliteration: Vinkov 2 118/WEVD 8/Alb A-001(b)/Alb K-051(a)/Alb R-024(b)/Alb K-059(e)
Translation: Vinkov 2 118/Alb A-001(b)/Alb S-006(a)/Alb J-020(b)Alb R-034(b)/Alb K-059(e)
Music: Vinkov 2 117/Kaczer Undzer 30/Gez Kam 6-40 68
Additional song notes: translation and transliteration also in Alb-126(a) Yiddish text, translation and translateration in Ephemera 694

Related information in folder 694:On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26021
Vocal Klein, Betty
First line: Az men fort keyn sevastopol, iz nit vayt fun simferopal,
First line (Yiddish):אַז מען פֿאָרט קײן סעװאַסטאָפּאַל, איז ניט װײַט פֿון סימפֿעראָפּעל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
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-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26022
Vocal Klein, Betty
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...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From the motion picture " The Vilna Balabosl"

Title: Oy Mame, Bin Ikh Farlibt -- אױ מאַמע, בין איך פֿאַרליבט
Author: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Love
Subject: Love/Mother/Daughter/Klezmer Youth/Violin
Transliteration: Warem 159/Alb I-013(a)
Translation: Alb T-015(c)/Alb S-068(a)/Alb I-013(a)/Alb M-068(a)04
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26023
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Ven s'shpilt zikh oyf zayn fidl, a sheyn hartsik yidish lidl
First line (Yiddish):װען ס'שפּילט זיך אױף זײַן פֿידל, אַ שײן האַרציק ייִדיש לידל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Kinder Yorn (Gebirtig) -- קינדער יאָרן (געבירטיג)
Also known as: Shnot Yaldut
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Folk
Subject: Nostalgia/Childhood/Aging/Memory/
Origin: Gebir ML 9/ML MTAG 222/Alb A-001(h)/Belarsky 221/Alb B-007(a)/Gebir Lemm 44
Transliteration: ML MTAG 222/Alb B-007(a)/Alb L-054(a)/Alb A-005(e)/Alb T-031(b)
Translation: Alb G-022(a)/GYF 55/Alb B-007(a)/Alb L-054(a)/Alb A-005(e)Gebir SIMC 4
Music: GYF 53/ML MTAG 221/Belarsky 47/ Gebir Lemm 44
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26024
Artist Klein, Betty
Artist Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
First line: Kinder-yorn, zise kinder-yorn, Eybik blaybt ir vakh in...
First line (Yiddish):קינדער יאָרן, זיסע קינדער יאָרן, אײביק בלײבט איר וואַך אין מײַן זכּרון
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

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: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26025
Artist Klein, Betty
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: Known in Camp Boiberik as "Leybush Lerer's Nigun."

Title: Zol Shoyn Kumen Di Geule -- זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה
Also known as: Di Geule
Also known as: La Liberacion
Also known as: May The Redemption Come
Author: Kaczerginski, Shmerke -- קאַטשערגינסקי, שמערקע
Composer: Kook, Rav Avraham Isaac -- קוק, רבֿ אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Post Holocaust
Subject: Salvation/Redemption/Meshiekh/Hope/
Origin: ML MTAG 172/Belarsky 234/Alb R-024(d)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb A-044(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 172/Alb A-044(a)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb R-024(d)/Alb C-035(e)/
Translation: Alb T-015(c)/Alb B-007(j)/Alb R-024(d)/K-075(a)/Z- 018(a)/Kalisch 147
Music: ML MTAG 172/Kalisch 144
Additional song notes: Let Redemption Come Also transliteration and translation on Alb b-126(a)
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26026
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Ongezolyet oyfn hartsn, makht men a lekhaim, oyb der umet..
First line (Yiddish):אָנגעזאָליעט אױפֿן האַרצן, מאַכט מען אַ לחיים, אױב דער אָמעט לאָזט..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Lomir Ale Freylekh Zayn-Sholem Lid -- שלום ליד (לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײלעך זײַן)
Genre: Peace/Brotherhood
Subject: Future/Sustanence
Transliteration: Kinderland 10
On album: xK-073(b)
Track ID: 26027
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Lomir ale freylekh zayn, lomir ale zingen,
First line:לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײלעך זײַן, לאָמיר אַלע זינגען,
Track comment: Recorded as "Lomir Ale Freylekh Zayn/Published as Sholem Lid

Title: A Lidele Oyf Yidish -- אַ לידעלע אױף ייִדיש
Also known as: Klezmerl (A Lidele Oyf Yidish)
Also known as: Sholem Lid
Also known as: Shpil Shpil
Also known as: Shpil Zhe Mir A Lidele Oyf Yidish
Also known as: Klezmerl
Also known as: A Lid Vegn Freydshaft Un Sholem
Also known as: A Lidele Fun Sholem
Also known as: Lomir Ale Aingen, Zingen Far Sholem
Author: Kotliar, Yosef -- קאָטליאַר, יוסף
Author: Kotliar, Yosef -- קאָטליאַר, יוסף
Composer: Kon, Henekh -- קאָן, הענעך
Composer: Yampolsky, Leyb -- יאַמפּאָלסקי, לײב
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Peace/Fraternity/Yiddish/Klezmer
Origin: Liptzin 74 10/Alb W-001(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb A-017(a)Alb W-017(b)
Transliteration: Alb W-001(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb D-016(a)/Alb A-017(a)/Alb W-017(b)/Alb T-031(b)
Translation: Alb D-016(a)/Alb T-015(c)/Alb W-001(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb W-017(b)/Alb T-031(b)
Additional song notes: Recorded under title "Bessarabien" by the Budapester Klezmer Band [Alb B-065(c)].
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26028
Vocal Klein, Betty
First line: Lomir ale freylekh zayn, lomir ale zingen, zingen far sholem, zingen far broyt,
First line (Yiddish):לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײלעך זײַן, לאָמיר אַלע זינגען, זינגען פֿאַר שלום,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Dona Dona -- דאָנאַ דאָנאַ
Author: Zeitlin, Aaron -- צײַטלין, אַהרן
Composer: Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
Genre: Literary Origin/Theatre/Folk
Subject: Calf/Freedom/Choice/Subjegation/Wagon/Swallow (Bird)
Origin: ML PYS 175/Kinderbuch 104/Alb A-001(h)/Alb Z-012(a)/Alb B-007(a)/Vinkov 4 45
Transliteration: Alb B-007(a)/Kinderbuch 104/Alb C-015(a)/Alb D-016(a)/Alb L-023(b)/Kinderland
Translation: Kinderbuch 104/Alb L-048(a)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb B-007(a)/Kinderland/Schwartz 6
Music: ML PYS 175/Kinderbuch 104/Z-012(a)/Vinkov 4 45/Schwartz 6
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. See also Ephemera 918 for original text, translation and Transliteration
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26029
Vocal Klein, Betty
First line: Oyfn furl ligt a kelbl, ligt gebunden mit a shtrik,
First line (Yiddish):אױפֿן פֿורל ליגט אַ קעלבל, ליגט געבונדן מיט אַ שטריק,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Song introduced in 1940 revival of Yiddish musical "Esterl".
Language: Yiddish

Title: Tumbalalajka -- טום בלליקה
Also known as: Tum Balalayke
Also known as: Twistin' The Freylekhs (Instr)
Also known as: Play Balalaike
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26030
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Shteyt a bokher un er trakht, Trakht un trakht a gantse...
First line (Yiddish):שטײט אַ בחור און ער טראַכט, טראַכט און טראַכט אַ גאַנצע נאַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

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/Literary Origin
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 Also translation and transliteration published in Alb T-028(b) Characterized by Karsten Troyke as "Traditional"
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26031
Author Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Dertseyl mir nor alter, dertseyl mir geshvind, Veyl ikh...
First line (Yiddish):דערצײל מיר נאָר אַלטער, דערצײל מיר געשװינד, װײַל איך װיל װיסן.
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-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26032
Artist Klein, Betty
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: 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-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26033
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: In veldl baym taykhl, dort zaynen gevaksn margaritkelekh,
First line (Yiddish):אין װעלדל בײַם טײַכל, דאָרט זײַנען געװאַקסן מאַרגאַריטקעלעך עלנט...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Yidl Mitn Fidl -- ייִדל מיטן פֿידל
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Folk
Subject: Klezmer/Musicians/Life/Nature/Joy
Origin: ML PYS 258/Alb L-044(c)/
Transliteration: Alb A-044(a)/Alb K-029(b)/ML PYS 258/Alb I-013(a)/Alb K-029(b)/Alb L-044(c)
Translation: Alb G-013(c)/Alb K-029(b)/ML PYS 258/Qalb L-044(c)/Alb B-122(a)
Music: Warem 240/ML PYS 258
Additional song notes: Little Jew With His Fiddle (?) From the film of the same name.

Related information in folder 1002:On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26034
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Iber felder, vegn, ofy a vogn hey, mit zun un vint un regn
First line (Yiddish):איבער פֿעלדער װעגן, אױף אַ בינטל הײ, מיט זון און װינט און רעגן
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From film of same name with Molly Picon.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Yingele Nit Veyn -- ייִנגעלע ניט װײן
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Lament
Subject: Father/Son/Motherless/Immigration/Protection/Family/Child
Transliteration: Alb K-029(b)/SM 1317
Translation: Alb K-029(b)/SM 1317
Music: SM 1317
Additional song notes: Don't Cry Little Boy
On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26035
Vocal Klein, Betty
First line: A troyerik bild hob ikh gezen, vos ikh ken es nit fargesn...
First line (Yiddish):אַ טרױעריק בילד האָב איך געזען, װאָס איך קען עס ניט פֿאַרגעסן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From film of same name with Molly Picon.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Rumenye, Rumenye -- רומעניע, רומעניע
Author: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Composer: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Double Entendre/Skat/Humorous/Nostal
Subject: Rumania/Place/Food/Women
Origin: GYF 12
Transliteration: Alb G-013(c)/CD K-068(e)/AAlb L-002(a)Alb L-023(a)/Alb J-24(a)1
Translation: Alb J-024(a)1/GYF 12/Alb K-029(g)/Alb L-002(a)/Alb W-031(a)
Music: Warem 175/GYF 12

Related information in folder 397:On album: K-073(b) (Second Ave Theatre Lomir Ale Freilech Zayn Betty Klein -- בטי קלין זינגט אַבי געזונט, לאָמיר אַלע פֿרײליך זײַן)
Track ID: 26036
Artist Klein, Betty
First line: Ay! Rumenye, geven a mol a land a zise, a sheyne.
First line (Yiddish):עײַ, רומעניע, געװען אַ מאָל אַ לאַנד אַ זיסע, אַ שײנע.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

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