Look up artist Labovitz, Sherman


Name: Labovitz, Sherman
Born: August 8, 1924 (Sheffield, PA, USA)

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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) Ephemera 1458: See 2016 program for translat and translit
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28430
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Piano/Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: A kalte nakht, a nepldike finster umetum, shteyt a yingele fartroyert un…
First line (Yiddish):אַ קאַלטע נאַכט, אַ נעפלדיקע פֿינסטער אומעטום, שטײט אַ ייִנגעלע...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 06:04

Title: Dos Naye Lid (Zilbert) -- דאָס נײַע ליד (זילבערט)
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Peace/Love/Hope/Future/Faith
Origin: Alb L-015(a)/Kinderbuch 132/Mir Zingen 12/Reisen 37/Vinkov 4 15
Transliteration: Alb F-015(b)/Kinderbuch 132/Alb L-015(a)/CD L-054(a)/Vinkov 4 15
Translation: Kinderbuch 132/Alb F-015(b)/CD L-054(a)/Vinkov 4 15
Music: Mir Zingen 12/Kinderbuch 132/Vinkov 4 15
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28431
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano/Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
First line: Un zol vi vayt nokh zayn di tseyt fun libe un fun sholom, dokh kumen vet...
First line (Yiddish):און זאָל װי װײַט נאָך זײַן די צײַט פֿון ליבע און פֿון שלום,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/With Conviction
Length: 01:27

Title: Mayn Rue Plats -- מײַן רוע פּלאַץ
Also known as: Mekom Menukhati
Also known as: Arbeter-Romans
Author: Rosenfeld, Morris -- ראָזענפֿעלד, מאָריס
Composer: Rosenfeld, Morris -- ראָזענפֿעלד, מאָריס
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk/Labor
Subject: Factory/Sweatshop
Song Comment: Eng Translat from Forward - Ephemra 537
Origin: ML MTAG 150/Alb Y-007(a)/Levin N 75/Belarsky 217/CD B-086(a)/Vinkov 4 33
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)/CD B-086(a)/CD L-049(a)/Alb Y-007(a)/Alb L-004(a)/Levin N 75
Translation: CD L-054(a)/Alb L-004(a)/Alb Y-007(a)/Alb A-036(a)/Alb K-029(e)/Vinkov 4 33/Ep
Music: Sh Sh 158/Levin N 75/Belarsky 034/Alb Y-007(a)/Vinkov 4 33
Additional song notes: My Resting Place / English Adaption Ephemra 537 Also translation and transliteration on Album B-126(a)

Related information in folder 478:On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28432
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Nit zukh mikh, vu di mirtn grinen! Gefinst mikh dortn nit, mayn shats,
First line (Yiddish):ניט זוך מיך, װוּ די מירטן גרינען! געפֿינסט מיך דאָרטן ניט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 03:03

Title: Yadi Bidi Bam -- יאַדי בידי באַם
Also known as: Khevre Freylekh
Author: Tsesler, Shmuel -- צעסלער, שמואל
Composer: Wajner, Leon -- װײַנער, לעאָן
Genre: Khasidic/Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Peace/Joy
Song Comment: See also variant in Gel Yoval, No 25
Origin: Weiner Ln 48
Transliteration: Alb B-003(b)/CD L-054(a)/Weiner Ln 48
Translation: Alb B-003(b)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Weiner Ln 91
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28433
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Khevere freylekh, nit geshivign, yadi bidi bam, git a zing dem sheynem nigun,
First line (Yiddish):חברה פֿרײלעך, ניט געשװיגן, יאַדי בידי באַם, גיט אַ זינג דעם...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Khasidic
Length: 02:39

Title: Dem Milners Trern -- דעם מילנערס טרערן
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Aging/Lament/Expulsion/Occupation/Miller
Origin: Warsh Ye Yid4/Alb Z-012(a)/Belarsky Fav 32/Alb G-022(a)/Alb B-007(c)
Transliteration: Alb B-007(c)/ML MTAG 120/Belarsky Fav 32/Alb G-022(a)/Alb R-001(a)/
Translation: Silver 114/Alb R-001(a)/Belarsky Fav 10/Alb B-005(b)/Alb B-007(c)/Sh Sh 202/
Music: Belarsky Fav 10/Gottlieb 48/Alb S-103(a)
Additional song notes: The Miller's Tears.Ephemera 1458: See 2016 program for translat and translit Similar melody to "Do Not Forsake Me, O My Darling" - from High Noon See Gottlieb, p. 48 for relationship of melody to Dimitri Tomkin's "High Noon"

Related information in folder 185:On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28434
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Oy, vifl yorn zaynen farforn, Zayt Ikh bin milner ot o do? Di reder dreyn...
First line (Yiddish):אױ, װיפֿל יאָרן זײַנען פֿאָרפֿאָרן, זײַט איך בין מילנער אָט אָ דאָ ?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/
Length: 02:52

Title: Moyshele Mayn Fraynd -- משהלע מײַן פֿרײַנד
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Memory/Folk
Subject: Childhood/Aging/Friends
Origin: ML MTAG 122/Alb R-22(a)/Alb D-004(d)/Alb F-024(e)/Sheet Music Moskow 3
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)/ML MTAG 122/Alb D-004(d)/Alb R-022(a)/CD A-005(e)SM Moskow 3/e1435
Translation: CD L-054(a)/Silverman SJP06/Alb R-022(a)/Alb M-041(a)/CD A-005(e)/SM Moskow 3
Music: ML MTAG 122/Silverman SJP06//Sheet Music Moskow 3
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28435
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Vos makhstu epes, Moyshele? Kh'derken dikh nokh on blik. Du bist geven mayn...
First line (Yiddish):װאָס מאַכסטו עפּעס, משהלע ? כ'דערקען דיך נאָך אָן בליק,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 04:05

Title: Let My People Go (Eng)
On album: P-032(a) (Songs For A Secular Celebration of Pesach)
Track ID: 26775
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Narration Rosenfeld, Jack
First line: When Israel was in Egypt's land, let my people go,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Part of Secular Seder
Language: English

Title: Zog Nit Keyn Mol -- זאָג ניט קײן מאָל
Also known as: Shir Hapartizanim
Also known as: Partisaner Lid
Also known as: Partisan Song
Also known as: Al Na Tomar
Also known as: Never Say
Author: Glik, Hirsh -- גליק, הירש (1922-1944)
Composer: Pokras, Dan -- פּאָקראַס, דאַן
Composer: Pokras, Dimitri -- פּאָקראַס, דימעטרי
Genre: World War II/Holocaust/Resistance
Subject: Survival/Resistance/Hope
Origin: Ephemera 1203/ Kaczer 3/ML WAH 94/Alb M-029(a)/Alb V-001(a)/Vinkov 4 65
Transliteration: ML WAH 94/Alb G-010(g)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb F-018(b)/Alb G-005(b)/Vinkov 4 65
Translation: Ephemera 1204/Alb G-006(b)/ML WAH 94/Alb S-083(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Vonkov IV 65
Music: ML WAH 94/Alb Z-012(a)/Rubin Voi 85/Vinkov 4 65/Kaczer 361
Additional song notes: Never Say Hebrew Adaptation with Album Notes V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: P-032(a) (Songs For A Secular Celebration of Pesach)
Track ID: 26777
Artist Labovitz, Sherman
Artist Schofer, Jane, Narration
First line: Zog nit keyn mol az du geyst dem letstn veg. Khotch himlen..
First line:זאָג ניט קײן מאָל אַז דו גײסט דעם לעצטן װעג. כאָטש הימלען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Part of Secular Seder
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Arbeter Froyen -- אַרבעטער פֿרױען
Also known as: Tsu Di Arbeter Froyen
Author: Edelshtat, Dovid -- עדעלשטאַט, דוד
Genre: literary Origin/Revolutionary/
Subject: Women/Labor/Freedom/Ideals
Origin: Alb B-086(a)/Levin N 104/Alb Y-007(a)/ML PYS 68/Sh Sh 185
Transliteration: CD L-051(a)/ML PYS 68/Alb Y-007(a)/Alb B-086(a)Levin N 104/CD L-054(a)
Translation: CD L-051(a)/Alb Y-O07(a)/Alb B-086(a)/CD L-054(a)/Sh Sh 184
Additional song notes: Working Women
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28425
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Arberter froyen, leydende froyen! froyen vos shmekhtn in hoyz un fabrik,
First line (Yiddish):אַרבעטער פֿרױען, לײַדענדע פֿרױען! פֿרױען װאָס שמעכטן אין הױז און..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Militantly
Length: 02:44

Title: Gedenkt Ir Di East Side -- געדענקט איר די אײסט סײד
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28426
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Es brent! Briderlekh, es brent! Oy, undzer orem shtetl nebekh brent,
First line (Yiddish):עס ברענט! ברידערלעך עס ברענט! אױ, אונדזער אָרעם שטעטל..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Foreboding
Length: 03:29

Title: Dos Zangl -- דאָס זאַנגל
Author: Glik, Hirsh -- גליק, הירש (1922-1944)
Composer: Glick, Hirsh -- גליק, הירש
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Love/Nature/Constancy
Song Comment: Written by Glik while in a Nazi labor camp.
Origin: Alb B-013(a)/ML PYS 63/
Transliteration: ML PYS 63/CD B-007(o)/Schrogin 131/CD L-054(a)
Translation: CD L-054(a)/CD B-007(o)
Music: ML PYS 63
Additional song notes: The Stalk
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28427
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Blond bistu vi a zangl, sheyn vi der zun fargangl, fir mikh durkh barg un tol,
First line (Yiddish):בלאָנד ביסטו װי אַ זאַנגל, שײן װי דער זון פֿאַרגאַנגל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Tenderly
Length: 03:00

Title: Mayn Oytser -- מײַן אוצר
Also known as: Der Oytser
Author: Bergholtz, B. -- בערגהאָלץ, ב.
Composer: Kogan, Lev -- קאָגאַן, לעװ
Genre: Literary Origin/USSR
Subject: Children/Family/Treasure/Idyllic Life
Song Comment: ML SOG credits Telesin as author. Album C-011(b) credits Bergholts
Origin: ML SOG 124/Alb C-011(b)
Transliteration: ML SOG 124/L-054(a)
Translation: ML SOG 125/ L-054(a)
Music: ML SOG 125
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28420
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Bay mir iz an oytser, faran nit keyn kleyner, haynt veystu ir bashteyt?
First line (Yiddish):בײַ מיר איז אַן אוצר, פֿאַראַן ניט קײן קלײנער, הײַנט װײסטו...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 05:07

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: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28421
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Piano/Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Ze, s'iz harbst, un vos gegrint fargelt, farvyanet. Ze, s'iz harbst un vos..
First line (Yiddish):זע, ס'איז האַרבסט און װאָס געגרינט פֿאַרגעלט, פֿאַרװיאַנט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 03:40

Title: Vos Iz Vikhtik -- װאָס איז וויכטיק
Also known as: Vikhtik
Author: Vaksman, Ephriam -- װאקסמאַן, אפֿרים
Composer: Vaksman, Ephriam -- װאקסמאַן, אפֿרים
Genre: Khasidic (Neo)/Instructional
Subject: Faith/Priorities/Values
Origin: Alb S-089(b)/Alb N-026(a)/Alb 054(A)
Transliteration: Alb N-026(a)/CD L-054(a)
Translation: Alb N-026(a)/CD L-054(a)
Additional song notes: What Is Important
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28422
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Piano/Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Vikhtik iz a shabos koydesh, a guter vokh un a gutn khoydesh, vikhtig is a..
First line (Yiddish):װיכטיק איז אַ שבּת קודש, אַ גוטער װאָך און אַ גוטן חודש,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 02:46

Title: In Der Finster (Landau) -- אין דער פֿינסטער (לאַנדױ)
Author: Landau, Zisha -- לאַנדוי זישע
Genre: Love/Literary Origin/Passion
Subject: Love/Darkness/Passion/Tenderness/Flexibility
Origin: Bugatch 119/Alb B-012(t)/ML SOG 56/Alb W-035(a)
Transliteration: ML SOG 56/Alb B-012(t)/Alb N-020(a)/Bugatch 119/CD L-054(a)/Alb W-035(a)
Translation: Alb N-020(a)/CD L-054(a)/Alb W-035(a)/C-035(e)
Music: Bugatch 119/ML SOG 56
Additional song notes: In The Darkness
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28423
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: In der finster-zenen dayne oygn shener, in der finster zenen dayne hentlekh...
First line (Yiddish):אין דער פֿינסטער - זענען דײַנע אויגן שענער, אין דער פֿינסטער...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Tenderly
Length: 02:02

Title: Zog Maran -- זאָג מאַראַן
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Bugatch, (Shmuel) Samuel -- בוגאַטש, שמואל
Genre: Literary Origin/Persecution/
Subject: Spanish Inquisition/Peysekh/Passover/Marranos
Origin: ML YT 69/Alb C-015(a)/Alb R-007(a)/Kinderbuch 80/Alb L-038(a)
Transliteration: Kinderbuch 80/Alb R-007(a)/Alb F-005(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb L-004(d)/CD L-054(a)
Translation: Kinderbuch 80/Alb L-004(d)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb F-005(a)/Alb R-007(a)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Bugatch 213/Kinderbuch 80/SM Moscow 44
Additional song notes: Translit & Translat published in Alb L-038(a) Tell Me, Maran
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28424
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano/Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
First line: Zog, maran, du bruder mayner, vu iz greyt der seder dayner? -- In tifer heyl,
First line (Yiddish):זאָג, מאַראַן, דו ברודער מײַנער, װוּ איז גרײט דער סדר דײַנער?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 02:29

Title: Der Rebe Elimelekh -- דער רבּי אלימלך
Also known as: Rabbi Eli, The King
Also known as: The Merry Rebe Elie
Author: Moyshe Nadir -- משה נאַדיר
Composer: Moyshe Nadir -- משה נאַדיר
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Khasidim/Rebe/Klezmer/Musicians/Drinking
Origin: ML MTAG 168/Alb R-022(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Metro Album 49/Sh Sh 361
Transliteration: ML MTAG 168/Alb B-007(b)/Alb W-010(a)/Alb R-022(a)/Metro Album 44
Translation: Alb B-007(b)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb R-022(a)/Alb R-033(a)/Alb W-010(a)/Sh Sh 360
Music: ML MTAG 168/Metro Album 44
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

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Track ID: 28436
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Az der Rebe Elimeylekh iz gevorn zeyer freylekh, iz gevorn zeyer freylekh,
First line (Yiddish):אז דער רבּי אלימלך איז געװאָרן זײער פֿרײלעך, איז געװאָרן זײער...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Lively
Length: 03:02

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: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28437
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Kinder-yorn, zise kinder-yorn, Eybik blaybt ir vakh in mayn zikorn, ven ikh...
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
Style: Concert/Longingly
Length: 04:49

Title: Dem Ganevs Yikhes -- דעם גנבֿס יחוּס
Also known as: Dem Rebns Nign (Dem Ganevs...)
Also known as: Nign Khasidi
Also known as: Shmaravoznik
Also known as: Vos Bistu Broyges
Also known as: Vos Bistu Ketsele Broyges
Also known as: Yikhes
Genre: Folk/Underground/Thieves/Humorous/Insulting
Subject: Pedigree/Family/Father/Mother/Sister/Brother/Occupation
Song Comment: Same melody as "Dem Rebns Nigun"
Origin: Kotlansky 139/CD S-100(a)
Transliteration: Kotlansky 139/Alb K-020(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Alb J-024(a)CD L-054(a)
Translation: Alb J-024(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Kotylan 139/Alb Z-010(b)/CD S-100(a)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Kotlyan 140

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Track ID: 28438
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Vos bistu, kotinke, broyges? Vos zhe hostu aropgelozt di noz? Oy, efsher...
First line (Yiddish):װאַס ביסטו, קאָטינקע, ברוגז? װאָס זשע האָסטו אַרופּגעלאָזט די נאָז?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Klezmer
Length: 03:13

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)

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Track ID: 28439
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: In veldl baym taykhl, dort zaynen gevaksn margaritkelekh elent un kleyn,
First line (Yiddish):אין װעלדל בײַם טײַכל, דאָרט זײַנען געװאַקסן מאַרגאַריטקעלעך עלנט...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Tenderly
Length: 05:01

Title: Ekhos Fun Der Vayt (Funiculi) -- עכאָס פֿון דער װײַט (פֿוניקולי)
Also known as: Funiculi Funicula (Ekhos)
Composer: Denza, Luigi
Genre: Adaptaion/Parody
Subject: Joy/Song/Music
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)
Translation: CD L-054(a)
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28440
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano/Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
First line: Es treft amol di velt iz lustik, freylekh--azoy bin ikh, azoy bin ikh,
First line (Yiddish):עס טרעפֿט אַמאָל די װעלט איז פֿרײלעך--אַזױ בין איך, אַזױ בין איך,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Gaily
Length: 02:24

Title: Oyfn Veg Shteyt A Boym -- אױפֿן װעג שטײט אַ בױם
Also known as: Al Haderekh Ets Omeyd
Also known as: Afn Veg Shteyt A Boym
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Child/Mother/Burdens/Birds/Tree/Imagination/Mother Love
Song Comment: P. Laskovski sometimes credited as composer./ From "Volkns Ibern Dakh"
Origin: ML MTAG 164/Manger 369/Manger Illust/Alb L-023(a)/Alb F-024(e)/GYF 66/
Transliteration: GYF 67/ML MTAG 164/ L-022(a)/Alb A-044(a)/Alb F-018(a)/CD L-054(a)/CD O-016(a)
Translation: Leftwich GP 547/GYF 67/Alb L-004(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Manger Wolf 102/Sh Sh 414
Music: ML MTAG 164/
Additional song notes: By The Wayside Stands A Tree See also illustration in Manger Illust See transliteration and translation in Ephemera 1552 Shmuel Fisher credited as compposer in the lyrics provided by Klezmania

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Track ID: 28441
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Afn veg shteyt a boym, shteyt er eyngeboygn, ale feygl funem boym zaynen…
First line (Yiddish):אױפֿן װעג שטײט אַ בױם, שטײט ער אײַנגעבױגן, אַלע פֿײגל פֿונעם...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Tenderly
Length: 04:19

Title: A Bekher Mit Vayn -- אַ בעכער מיט װײַן
Author: Botwinik, Leybl (Leon) באָטװיניק, לײבל (לעאָן)
Composer: Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Genre: Drinking
Subject: Celebration/Troubles/Difficulties/Joy/Wine/Whiskey/Drink
Song Comment: Awarded first prize in 1987 competition by Charlotte Yiddish Institute
Transliteration: Alb L-054(a)
Translation: Alb L-054(a)

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Track ID: 28442
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: A bekher mit vayn, un mashke a sakh, un freylekh zol zayn, a lid un a lakh,
First line (Yiddish):אַ בעכער מיט װײַן, און מאַשקע אַ סאַך, און פֿרײלעך זאָל זײַן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Gaily/Waltz
Length: 02:23

Title: Zog Nit Keyn Mol -- זאָג ניט קײן מאָל
Also known as: Shir Hapartizanim
Also known as: Partisaner Lid
Also known as: Partisan Song
Also known as: Al Na Tomar
Also known as: Never Say
Author: Glik, Hirsh -- גליק, הירש (1922-1944)
Composer: Pokras, Dan -- פּאָקראַס, דאַן
Composer: Pokras, Dimitri -- פּאָקראַס, דימעטרי
Genre: World War II/Holocaust/Resistance
Subject: Survival/Resistance/Hope
Origin: Ephemera 1203/ Kaczer 3/ML WAH 94/Alb M-029(a)/Alb V-001(a)/Vinkov 4 65
Transliteration: ML WAH 94/Alb G-010(g)/Alb S-083(a)/Alb F-018(b)/Alb G-005(b)/Vinkov 4 65
Translation: Ephemera 1204/Alb G-006(b)/ML WAH 94/Alb S-083(a)/Alb D-004(g)/Vonkov IV 65
Music: ML WAH 94/Alb Z-012(a)/Rubin Voi 85/Vinkov 4 65/Kaczer 361
Additional song notes: Never Say Hebrew Adaptation with Album Notes V-001(b) and Ephemera 1203
On album: L-054(a) (My Treasure/ Mayn Oytser/ Sherm Labovitz Sings Gems Of Yiddish Art &Folk Songs -- מײַן אוצר)
Track ID: 28428
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano/Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
First line: Zog nit keyn mol az du geyst dem letstn veg, ven himlen blayene farshteln...
First line (Yiddish):זאָג ניט קײן מאָל אַז דו גײסט דעם לעצטן װעג, װען הימלען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 02:45

Title: A Nomen -- אַ נאָמען
Also known as: Mayn Eynikl (Telesin)
Author: Telesin, Zhame -- טעלעסין, ז.
Composer: Kogan, Lev -- קאָגאַן, לעװ
Genre: USSR/Literary Origin
Subject: Grandchild/Grandfather/Name/Peace/Sholom/Post World War II
Origin: Alb C-011(b)
Transliteration: Ephemera 259/Irza 11
Translation: Ephemera 259
Music: St Petersburg, V 4 (See "Naye Yidishe Lider, P. 84)/Irza 11
Additional song notes: This song is a varient of the folk song "Mayn Eynikl". See Irza 1 145. See Perl in Yiddish Forward of Nov 23, 2001 for comment dealing with variant.

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Track ID: 28429
Vocal Labovitz, Sherman
Piano Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
Violin Weinberger, Marvin
Arranger Botwinik, Sender (Alexander) באָטװיניק, סענדער, (אַלעקסאַנדער)
First line: Gib mir op a mazl tov, ikh zog aykh on in freydn, kh'bin ersht geven a...
First line (Yiddish):גיב מיר אַפּ אַ מזל טובֿ, איך זאָג אײַך אָן אין פֿרײדן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 02:23

Title: The Golden Peacock (Side 1)
Author: Rosenfeld, Max
Genre: Literary Origin/Theater
Subject: Yiddish Literature/Translation
Origin: Alb P-041(a) [Script]
On album: P-041(a) (The Golden Peacock / Presented by the Sholom Aleichem Club)
Track ID: 33633
Cast Member Katz, Bess
Cast Member Labovitz, Sherman
Cast Member Marks, Ruth
Cast Member Soffen, Joe
Cast Member Rosenfeld, Jack
Cast Member Soffen, Faye
Piano Farnesse, Marco
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Theater/Spoken Word

Title: The Golden Peacock (Side 2)
Author: Rosenfeld, Max
Genre: Literary Origin/Theater
Subject: Yiddish Literature/Translation
Origin: Alb P-041(a) [Script]
On album: P-041(a) (The Golden Peacock / Presented by the Sholom Aleichem Club)
Track ID: 33634
Piano Farnesse, Marco
Cast Member Katz, Bess
Cast Member Labovitz, Sherman
Cast Member Marks, Ruth
Cast Member Rosenfeld, Jack
Cast Member Soffen, Faye
Cast Member Soffen, Joe
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Theater/Spoken Word

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