Look up artist Levitan, Seymour


Name: Levitan, Seymour

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Title: A Briv (Korn) -- אַ בריװ (קאָרן)
Also known as: A Letter (Eng, A Briv)
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Love/Letter/Miscommunication/Anger
Origin: Whitman 36/Korn 22
Translation: Whitman 37/Korn 23
Additional song notes: A Letter
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22582
Vocal Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
English Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: Veyst, libster - haynt iz der tog azoy zunik un harb, vi a gold-gele frukht.
First line:װײס, ליבסטער ־ הײַנט איז דער טאָג אַזױ זוניק און האַרב, ווי אַ גאָלד־געלע...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:29

Title: Vi Berezes Vayse -- ווי בערעזעס װײַסע
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Birches/Love/Anger/Pride/
Origin: Korn 22
Translation: Korn 23
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22584
English Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
Vocal Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
First line: Dayne yorn, vi berezes vayse, zoymen ayn mayn veg- kh'trog thi nayne...
First line:דײַנע יאָרן, װי בערעזעס װײַסע, זוימען אײַן מײַן װעג-כ'האָב אין מײַנע...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:44

Title: Papirene Royzn -- פּאַפּירענע רױזן
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Age/Hatred/Youth/Pain/Falsity/Loss
Origin: Korn 13
Translation: Korn 12
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22586
Vocal Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
Vocal/Yiddish Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: Es zenen alt geven fun arbet un fun yurn lozers hent,
First line:עס זענען אלט געװען פֿון אַרבעט און פֿון יאָרן, לאָזערס הענט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 3:21

Title: Tsu Mayn Tokheter -- צו מײַן טאָכטער
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Mother/Daughter/Holocaust/Memory/Tears/Homelessness/Return
Origin: Korn 38
Translation: Korn 39
Additional song notes: To My Daughter
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22590
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
English Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: K'hob dikh gefirt fun land, vu unter yedn shrit es shprist tsuris'ne erd mit
First line:כ'האָב דיך געפֿירט פֿון לאַנד װוּ אונטער יעדן שריט עס שפּריצט צעריס'נע ערד...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 3:52

Title: Mayn Mamen -- מײַן מאַמען
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Daughter/Mother/Memory/Continuity/Sorrow/Knowledge
Origin: Korn 44
Translation: Korn 44
Additional song notes: To My Mother
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22592
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
English Adaption Levitan, Seymour
First line: Zint du bist mer nishto, bin ikh gevorn hemshekh, far ale dayne nokh nisht...
First line:זינט דו ביסט מער נישטאָ בין איך געװאָרן המשך, פֿאַר אַלע דײַנע אויסגעלעבטע טעג
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 5:59

Title: Iyev -- איובֿ
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Holocaust/Sorrow/Accusation/God
Origin: Korn 60
Translation: Korn 61
Additional song notes: Job
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22594
Spoken Word Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Spoken Word/English Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: Vi s'volt der himl plutsem zikh tsefent mit a volknbrukh, fun kloles un krets,
First line:װי ס'װאָלט דער הימל פּלוצעם זיך צעפֿענט מיט אַ װאָלקןברוך פֿון קללות און קרעץ,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 10:19

Title: Kh'hob Haynt Bay Nakht -- כ'האָב הײַנט בײַ נאַכט
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Dream/Poem/Disappearance/Loss/Creativity
Origin: Korn 70/Sh Sh 459
Translation: Korn 70/Sh Sh 459
Additional song notes: Last Night I Felt A Poem On My Lips
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22596
Spoken Word Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Spoken Word/English Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: Kh'hob haynt bay nakht gefilt a lid oyf mayne lipn--es iz geven vi a pri...
First line:כ'האָב הײַנט בײַנאַכט געפֿילט אַ ליד אױף מײַנע ליפּן--עס איז...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:16

Title: Kh'hob Zikh Gegreyt -- כ'האָב זיך געגרײט
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Sleep/Dream/Interruption/Creativity/Crying/Angel/Shame
Origin: Korn 72
Translation: Korn 73
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22598
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal/English Adaption Levitan, Seymour
First line: Kh'hob zikh gegreyt tsu epes in mayn shlof, vi tsu der matan-shireh...
First line:כ'האָב זיך געגרײט צו עפּעס אין מײַן שלאָף, ווי צו דער מתן־שירה אין...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:19

Title: Dos Alts Vos Kumt Mir Tsu Kholem -- דאָס אלץ װאָס קומט מיר צו חלום
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Dreams/Sorrow/Capsulated/Creativity
Origin: Korn 94
Translation: Korn 95
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22600
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal/English Adaption Levitan, Seymour
First line: Do alts, vos kumt mir tsu kholem, hot dokh ergets an unheyb, a sof--
First line:דאָס אַלץ, װאָס קומט מיר צו חלום, האָט דאָך ערגעץ אַן אָנהייב, אַ סוף--
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:40

Title: Fun Yener Zayt Lid -- פֿון יענער זײַט ליד
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Composer: Shepherd, Polina -- שעפּהערד, פּאָלינאַ
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Past/Memory/Yearning/Reminiscence
Origin: Penguin YID 525/Korn 69/Sh Sh 459
Translation: Penguin YID 524/ Korn 69/Sh Sh 458
Additional song notes: On The Other Side Of The Poem

Related information in folder 474:On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22572
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal/Yiddish Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: Fun yener zayt lid iz a sod faran, un in sod, a hoyf mit a..
First line:פֿון יענער זײַט ליד איז אַ סוד פֿאַראַן, און אין סאָד אַ הױז מיט אַ...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 2:44

Title: Di Alte Hanke -- די אַלטע האַנקע
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Poverty/Hardship/Acceptance/Tender/Step Mother/Field Worker
Origin: Korn 6
Translation: Korn 7
Additional song notes: Old Hanke
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22574
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Yiddish Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
Vocal Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
First line: Keyner hot zi nisht gelernt ir melokhe, di alte hanke,
First line:קײנער האָט זי נישט געלערנט איר מלאָכה, די אַלטע האָנקע,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 7:00

Title: Kheshvn -- חשװן
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Furrows/Planting/Rebirth/Pain/Joy/Birds
Origin: Korn 4
Translation: Korn 5
Additional song notes: New Furrows
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22576
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
Yiddish Adaption Levitan, Seymour
First line: Di frishe shvarse skibes erd lign hakhnehdik un mid...
First line:די פֿרישע, שוואַרצע סקיבעס ערד ליגן הכנעהגיק און מיד אַהטקעגן אָסיענדיקער זון,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:53

Title: Kh'bin Durkhgeveykt Mit Dir -- כ'בין דורכגעװײקט מיט דיר
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Composer: Kross, Rolinha
Genre: Literary
Subject: Love/Rain/Man/Nature/Passion/Pain
Origin: Whitman 34/Korn 20/Sh Sh 461
Transliteration: Alb K-094(a)
Translation: Whitman 35/Korn 21/Sh Sh 460
Additional song notes: I Am Soaked Through By You
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22578
Vocal Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
Yiddish Adaption Levitan, Seymour
First line: Kh'bin durkegeveykt mit dir, vi erd mit frilngdikn regn,
First line:כ'בין דורכגעװײקט מיט דיר, װי ערד מיט פֿרילונדיקן רעגן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:24

Title: Kh'shtey In Der Mitogtsayt (Greenberg) -- כ'שטײ אין דער מיטאָגצײַט (גרינבערג)
Also known as: I Stand In The Midday (Eng)
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/Women
Subject: Maturity/Love/Passion/Future
Song Comment: From song cycle "Froyenshtime"
Origin: Penguin YID 523/Alb N-026(a)/Green 20/Korn 21
Transliteration: Greenberg Sheet Music #3
Translation: Alb C-023(h)/Alb K-081(a)/Penguin YID 522 /Alb N-026(a)/Green 20/Korn 21
Music: Green 20/Greenberg Sheet Music #3
Additional song notes: I Stand in the Midday Part of Froyen Shtimme See pamphlet in Book Index (short title "Green") Franklin Call # 1621 G 733 F7 1994 for Yiddish text, translation and transliteration. The pamphlet is in Greenberg Sheet Music #3
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22580
Spoken Word Perry, Roslyn Bresnick
Yiddish Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: Kh'shtey in der mitogtsayt fun dayn lebn, a zang, a geboygene fun fulkeyt...
First line:כ'שטײ אין דער מיטאָגצײַט פֿון דײַן לעבן, אַ זאַנג, אַ געבױגענע פֿון פֿולקײַט..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:30

Title: Far Mayne Troymen -- פֿאַר מײַנע טרױמען
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: House
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22604
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal/English Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: Far mayne navanade troymen vel ikh oyfboyen a hoyf,
First line:פֿאַר מײַנע נאַװאַנאַדאַ טרױמען װעל איך אױפֿבױען אַ הױף,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 0:53

Title: Der Farnakht -- דער פֿאַרנאַכט
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Fatigue/Evening
Additional song notes: Evening
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22606
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal/English Adaption Levitan, Seymour
First line: Der farnakht iz azoy mid vi ikh aleyn, tsu fun di zorgn...
First line:דער פֿאַרנאַכט איז אַזױ מיד װי איך אַלײן, צו פֿון זאָאָגן פֿון דער...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 0:48

Title: S'ken Gornisht Farheyln Dem Ris -- ס'קען גאָרנישט פֿאַרהײלן דעם ריס
Author: Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Irreparable
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22608
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal/English Adaption Levitan, Seymour
First line: S'ken gornisht farheyln dem ris, zind dan, ven kh'hob zikh..
First line:ס'קען גאָרנישט פֿאַרהײלן דעם ריס, זינד דאַן, װען כ'האָב זיך..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:12

Title: Di Stezhke -- די שטעזשקע
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Path/Overgrown/Creativity/Longing/Memory/Autumn
Additional song notes: The Path
On album: K-067(a) (Paper Roses Yiddish Poems by Rachel Korn -- לידער פֿון רחל קאָרן)
Track ID: 22610
Vocal Korn (Rakhl), Rachel -- קאָרן, רחל
Vocal/English Adaptation Levitan, Seymour
First line: Tsvishn krope... un vildn vulyon, farvaksn mit devitkhtn..??
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 1:47

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