Look up artist Koffman, Alex


Name: Koffman, Alex

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Title: Vu Bistu Geven ? -- װוּ ביסטו געװען ?
Also known as: Prohibition Bulgar
Also known as: Vu Bistu Geven Far Prohibition
Author: Segalovitsh, Zusman -- סעגאַלאָװיטש, זוסמאַן
Genre: Folk/Lament
Subject: Love/Aging/Separation/Dowry/Regret
Song Comment: Same melody as "Motl Der Oprator"
Origin: Vinkov 1 47/CD M-066(a)
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 47/Alb 013(a)/RSN MX 9/KlezKamp 94
Translation: Vinkov 1 47/Alb 013(a)/CD K-081(a)CD M-066(a)/RSN MX 9/KlezKamp 94
Music: Vinkov 1 47
Additional song notes: Segalovitsh credited with lyrics on CD Z-011(f) but Khana Mlotek in ML SOG 47 indicates that the song was "collected" from Segalovitsh.

Related information in folder 524:On album: M-032(d) (Maxwell Street Klezmer Band You Should Be So Lucky)
Track ID: 24379
Artist: Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Artist: Jeziorski, Jeff, clarinet
Artist: Koffman, Alex
Style: Instrumental

Title: Mekhuteneste Mayne -- מחותּנתטע מײַנע
Genre: Folk
Subject: Mothers/In Laws/Family/Marriage/Daughter
Origin: ML MTAG 58/Alb P-019(b)/Vinkov 2 181/
Transliteration: ML MTAG 58/Vinkov 2 181/Alb Z-010(n)/Gold Zem 61/Alb P-019(b)/Alb K-26(d)2/
Translation: Vinkov 2 181/Alb K-029(e)/Alb B-007(c)/Alb K-026(d)2/Alb P-019(b)
Additional song notes: My Son's Mother-In-Law Published in 1938 by M. Beregovski and I. Feffer.
On album: M-032(d) (Maxwell Street Klezmer Band You Should Be So Lucky)
Track ID: 24380
Artist: Lippitz, Lori
Artist: Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Artist: Koffman, Alex
First line: Mekhuteneste mayne, mekhuteneste getraye, Oy, lomir zayn...
First line (Yiddish):מחותּנתטע מײַנע, מחותּנתטע געטרײַע, אױ, לאָמיר זײַן אױף אײביק...
Track comment: Also incorporates melody fun Kishermakerin - Kum Kum
Language: Yiddish

Title: Doyne (Maxwell St. Klezmer) -- דױנע (משקסװעל שטריט...)
On album: M-032(d) (Maxwell Street Klezmer Band You Should Be So Lucky)
Track ID: 24381
Artist: Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Artist: Koffman, Alex
Track comment: Medley-Khosidl/ The Lark
Style: Instrumental

Title: Khosidl (Instr, Medley) -- חסידל (אינסטר, מעדלי)
On album: M-032(d) (Maxwell Street Klezmer Band You Should Be So Lucky)
Track ID: 24382
Artist: Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Artist: Koffman, Alex
Track comment: Medley-Doyne/ Khosidl/ The Lark

Title: The Lark (Instr, Medley)
On album: M-032(d) (Maxwell Street Klezmer Band You Should Be So Lucky)
Track ID: 24383
Artist: Dinicu, Grigoras -- דיניקו, גרגוש
Artist: Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Artist: Koffman, Alex
Track comment: Medley-Doyne/ Khosidl/ The Lark

Title: Tumbalalajka -- тумьалалайка
Also known as: Tum Balalayke
Also known as: Twistin' The Freylekhs (Instr)
Also known as: Play Balalaike
On album: M-032(d) (Maxwell Street Klezmer Band You Should Be So Lucky)
Track ID: 24387
Artist: Fishman, Lisa & Lori Lippitz
Artist: Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Artist: Koffman, Alex
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,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Der Heyser Bulgar -- דער הײסער בולגאַר
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer/Bulgar/Freylekhs
Song Comment: Brandwein and Tarras each sometimes credited as composer.
Music: Comp Klez 34
On album: M-032(d) (Maxwell Street Klezmer Band You Should Be So Lucky)
Track ID: 24388
Artist: Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Artist: Yoelin, Shelley
Artist: Koffman, Alex
Artist: Yoelin, Shelley
First line:שטײט אַ בחור און ער טראַכט, טראַכט און טראַכט אַ גאַנצע נאַכט,
Track comment: Brandwine credited as composer?
Style: Instrumental

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