Look up artist Leviton, Susan


Name: Leviton, Susan

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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: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 821
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
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,
Track comment: From the film "Mamele."
Language: Yiddish

Title: Shpilt Mir Oys Klezmorimlekh -- שפּילט מיר אױס קלעזמאָרימלעך
Subject: Friends/Klezmorim/Celebration/Wedding/Joy/Mother/
On album: O-007(a) (The Old World Folk Band II Dancing In The Aisles -- קלעזמער)
Track ID: 14222
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: Shpilt mir oys klezmorimlekh, shpilt mir oys a freylekhkeyt,
First line:שפּילט מיר אױס, קלעזמאָרימלעך, שפּילט מיר אױס אַ פֿרײלעכקײט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under Wedding Medley, with one of the Odessa Bulgars

Title: And The Angels Sing
Also known as: Freylekh In Swing
Author: Mercer, Johnny
Composer: Ellman, Ziggy
Genre: Swing/Pop
Subject: Love/Angels/Song/Music/Water/Moonlight
Song Comment: Adaption of "Der Shtiller Bulgar"
Origin: Sheetmusic 1210
Music: Sheetmusic 1210
On album: O-007(a) (The Old World Folk Band II Dancing In The Aisles -- קלעזמער)
Track ID: 1300
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Swing

Title: Bay Mir Bistu Sheyn
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Author: Cahn, Sammy
Author: Chapin, Harry
Composer: Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
Genre: Theatre/American/Pop/Swing
Subject: Love/Beauty/Appearance
Origin: GYF 40/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-029(e)/Alb G-035(b)
Transliteration: Estella 4/Alb K-007(a)/GYF 43/Alb K-059(d)/
Translation: GYF 43/
Music: Estalla 4/GYF 41/
Additional song notes: English Version

Related information in folder 165:On album: O-007(a) (The Old World Folk Band II Dancing In The Aisles -- קלעזמער)
Track ID: 2067
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line:בײַ מיר ביסטו שײן, בײַ מיר האָסטו חן, ביסט אײנע בײַ מיר אױף...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Bayt Zhe Mir Oys A Finfuntsvansiker -- בײַט זשע מיר אױס אַ פֿינפֿאונצװאַנציקער
Also known as: Rumshi
Also known as: The Twenty Fiver
Genre: Folk
Subject: Wedding/Klezmorim/Tipping Musicians/Money
Origin: Ber Fef 258/Vinkov 2 164/ML MTAG 60/Epelboym 83
Transliteration: Vinkov 2 165/Alb K-020(a)/Alb O-009(a)/ML MTAG 60/Rubin Voi17/Epelboym 83
Translation: Rubin Voi 17/Alb K-020(a)/Vinkov 2 165/Alb B-007(c)/Alb O-009(a)
Music: Vinkov 2 165/Rubin Voi 17/ML MTAG 60/Epelboym 83
On album: O-007(a) (The Old World Folk Band II Dancing In The Aisles -- קלעזמער)
Track ID: 2137
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line (Yiddish):בײַט זשע מיר אױס אַ פֿינפֿאונצװאַנציקער, אױף סאַמעראַדנע דרײַער;
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Rumshi Rimshe
Language: Yiddish

Title: Circus Dance
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 2781
Composer Weinstein, H.
Vocal Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Style: Instrumental

Title: Der Rebe Hot Geheysn Freylekh Zayn -- דער רבּי האָט געהײסן פֿרײליך זײַן
Also known as: Yoshke Yoshke Shpan Dem Loshik
Author: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Rebe/Colt/Harness/Drinking/Whisky/Wine
Origin: ML PYS 136/Alb S-048(f)
Transliteration: ML PYS 136/Alb 009(a)/Alb J-030(a)/Alb Z-014
Translation: Alb K-020(a)/Alb S-048(f)/Alb 007(b)Alb J-030(a)Alb 122(a)/Alb Z-014
Music: ML PYS 136
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb, p. 44 for relationship of melody to Berlin's "Blue Skies" Same Melody as "Ma Yofus" Recorded on Alb Z-014(a) as "Lustig Zayn"
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 3355
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: Yoshke, Yoshke, shpan dem loshik, Lomir gikher loyfn!
First line:יאָשקע, יאָשקע, שפּאַן דעם לאָשיק, לאָמיר גיכער לױפֿן. טאָמער װעט...
Track comment: Same melody as "Reb Dovidl" Recorded under "Yoshke Yoshke"

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: O-007(a) (The Old World Folk Band II Dancing In The Aisles -- קלעזמער)
Track ID: 3969
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line (Yiddish):אױפֿן פֿורל ליגט דאָס 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: Es Iz Geven A Zumertog -- עס איז געװען אַ זומערטאָג
Author: Glezer, Rikele -- גלעזער, ריקעלע
Composer: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Genre: Holocaust/Lament
Subject: Place/Ponar
Origin: Alb A-001(a)Kaczer Vil 11/Alb A-001(h)
Translation: Alb V-001(h)/Alb A-001(h)/Alb O-007(b)/See Ephemera 1566 (p. 31)
Music: Kaczer Vil 11/Estella 10
Additional song notes: Set to melody of "Papirosn"
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 4818
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: Es iz geven a zumertog, vi shtendik zunig sheyn,
First line (Yiddish):עס איז געװען אַ זומערטאָג, װי שטענדיק זוניג שײן,
Track comment: Set to melody of "Papirosn"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Far Nile, Nokh Nile -- פֿאַר נעילה, נאָך נעילה
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 5095
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Composer Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: Far nile, nokh nile, a bokher, a psule, darf a yeder zayn...
First line:פֿאַר נעילה, נאָך נעילה, אַ בּחור, אַ בּתולה, דאַרף אַ יעדער זײַן אַ...

Title: Firn Di Mekhutonim Aheym -- פֿירן די מחותּנים אַהײם
Also known as: Oriental Melody (Instr)
Also known as: Street Song
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Klezmer/Wedding/Instrumental/Hora/Doyna
Subject: In Laws
Music: Comp Klez 44
Additional song notes: Accompaning the In-Laws Home Naftule Brandwein sometimes credited as Composer. Melody played in Shargorad (also elsewhere)/aka DerGasn Nigun- Oriental Melody
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 5242
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Track comment: Recorded under "Oriental Hora" with Freylekhe Yidn
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Fox Hunt (Instr)
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 5326
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Style: Instrumental

Title: Freylekhe Yidn (Instr) -- פֿרײלעכע ייִדן
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 5405
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Track comment: With "Firn Di Mekhutonim Aheym-Sharogrod" (Oriental Hora)
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: In Odes, In Odes -- אין אָדעס
Author: Gilrod, Louis -- גילראָד, לאָויס
Composer: Sandler, Peretz -- סאַנדלער, פּרץ
Genre: Theatre/Place/Nostalgia
Subject: Odessa/Prostitute/Moldovanke
Song Comment: From the Gilrod-Sandler musical "Volodke in Odes".
Origin: Alb S-081(d)
Transliteration: Alb S-081(d)/Alb B-075(a)/Peppler 2, p 112
Translation: Alb S-081(d)/Alb K-074(a)/Alb B-075(a)/Ephemera 1273/Peppler 2, p 112
Music: Ephemera 1273/Peppler 2, p 112
On album: O-007(a) (The Old World Folk Band II Dancing In The Aisles -- קלעזמער)
Track ID: 7406
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: In odes, in odes, oy odesa mame, ver es lakht nokh fun...
First line (Yiddish):אין אָדעס, אין אָדעם, אױ אָדעסאַ מאַמע, װער עס לאַגט נאָך פֿון אָדעס,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under "Odessa" - Is this variant of Odesa Mama
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Pop

Title: Mazl -- מזל
Also known as: Mayn Mazl
Author: Picon, Molly -- פּיקאָן, מאָלי
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Lament/Waltz
Subject: Life/Fate/Happiness/Regret
Song Comment: Introduced in the film "Mamele".
Origin: GYF 48/Alb F-024(e)/Metro Scher 30
Transliteration: Alb K-007(a)/Warem 136/GYF 48/Alb D-004(k)/Alb W-031(a)/SM Scher 7
Translation: Alb T-015(c)/GYF 51/Alb D-004(k)/Alb W-031(a)/
Music: Warem 136/GYF 49/MS Scher 7
Additional song notes: Luck/Fate Karsten Troyke characterizes this erroneously as "Traditional" On Alb T-028(b) it is recorded under title "Mazl Du Shaynst Amol Far Yeydem"
On album: O-007(a) (The Old World Folk Band II Dancing In The Aisles -- קלעזמער)
Track ID: 10083
Artist Old World Folk Band
Artist Leviton, Susan
First line: Mazl, es sheynt a mol far yedn, Far yedn nor nit far mir,
First line (Yiddish):מזל,עס שײנסט אַ מאָל פֿאַר יעדן, פֿאַר יעדן נאָר ניט פֿאַר מיר,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Oy Avram -- אױ אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Love
Subject: Love/Constancy/Passion
Origin: Vinkov 1 19/Alb B-036(a)/
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 19/Alb J-011(a)/Alb B-075(a)/Alb K-029(b)/Alb K-005(a)
Translation: Vinkov 1 19/Alb K-005(a)/Alb K-029(b)/Alb 0-007(b)/Alb B-036(a)
Music: Vinkov 1 19
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 11684
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: Oy Avram, Ikh ken on dir nit zayn! Ikh on dir un du on mir..
First line (Yiddish):אױ אַבֿרהם, איך קען אָן דיר ניט זײַן! איך אָן דיר און דו אָן מיר..
Language: Yiddish

Title: Rachels Waltz (Instr) -- רחלס װאלס (אינסט)
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 12574
Composer Koretzky, Henry
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan

Title: Terkersher Yaleveyove Tants -- טערקעשער יאַלעװעיאָװע טאַנץ
Also known as: A Few Bowls Terkish
Also known as: Terk In Amerika
Also known as: Turk In America
Composer: Brandwein, Naftule -- בראַנדװײַן, נפֿתּלי
Genre: Klezmer/Instrumental/Terkish
Song Comment: Brandwein usually credited as composer
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 14927
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Yiddish Tants (Instr) -- ייִדיש טאַנץ (אינסט)
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 17491
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Artist Dalton, Jess, clarinet
Vocal Leviton, Susan

Title: Yiddish Theatre Suite (Instr)
On album: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 17442
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Artist Kaplan, D., arranger
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Track comment: Medley of Theatre Songs in Old Style

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: O-007(b) (Old World Folk Band Hot Tracks)
Track ID: 18173
Vocal Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
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...
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Tate Ziser Suite
On album: O-007(d) (The Old World Folk Band Crossing New Borders)
Track ID: 25731
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: Oy, hert zikh eyn, mayne libe mentshn, oy, hert zikh ayn...
First line:אױ, הערט זיך זיך אײַן, מײַנע ליבע מענטשן, אױ, הערט זיך אײַן...
Track comment: Moyshele/ Betlekhe Lid/ Tate Ziser

Title: Moscow Nights
Also known as: Midnight In Moscow
Also known as: Podmoskovnaya Vyechera
Author: Matusovski, Mikhail -- מאַטוסאָווסקי, מיכאַיל
Composer: Solovyev-Sedoy, Vasily
Genre: Russian/Pop
Subject: Moscow/Midnight/Night/Evening

Related information in folder 394:On album: O-007(d) (The Old World Folk Band Crossing New Borders)
Track ID: 25732
Vocal Krashunskaya, Dina
Artist Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: Ne slyshni v sadu dazhe shorokhi, Vsyo zdez zamerlo do utra
Track comment: Stillness in the grove, and not a rustling sound.
Language: Russian/English

Title: Dem Zeydns Nign (Driz, Berezovsky) -- דעם זײדנס ניגון (דריז, בערעזאָװסקי)
Also known as: A Nigndl (Driz)
Author: Driz, (Shika) Ovsey -- דריז, (שיקאַ) אָװסײ
Author: Driz, (Shika) Ovsey -- דריז, (שיקאַ) אָװסײ
Composer: Berezovsky, Shaul -- בערעזאָװסקי, שאול
Composer: Berezovsky, Shaul -- בערעזאָװסקי, שאול
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Grandfather/Melody/Wine/Drinking
Origin: Alb V-008(a)/Alb F-012(b)/Alb J-034(a)
Transliteration: Alb O-007(d)/Alb V-008(a)/CD L-051(a)/CD K-068(e)/YS Contemp 8
Translation: Alb V-008(a)/CD L-051(a)/Alb O-007(d)/CD K-068(e)/Alb J-034(a)
Music: Berezovsky 70
On album: O-007(d) (The Old World Folk Band Crossing New Borders)
Track ID: 25734
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: Gehert hob ikh dertsayln, az in dem vayn dem altn,
First line (Yiddish):געהערט האָב איך דערצײלן, אַז אין דעם װײַן דעם אַלטן,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Dem Zeydns Nigundl"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Pop/Concert
Length: 03:50

Title: Borsht (Folk) -- באָרשט (פֿאָלק)
Genre: Folk/Food/Love
Subject: Love/Food/Borsht
Origin: Alb R-034(c)
Transliteration: CD M-062(a)/Alb C-035(e)/Alb O-007(d)/Alb R-034(c)/
Translation: Alb R-034(c)/CD M-062(a)/Alb O-007(d)/Ephemera 1566 (p22
Additional song notes: Contains "traveling motif" from "Ikh Bin A Meydl In Di Yorn".
On album: O-007(d) (The Old World Folk Band Crossing New Borders)
Track ID: 25729
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: Ikh hob nokh aza borsht nit gegesn, un ikh nukh aza tom...
Track comment: Also includes verses from "Meydele In Di Yorn"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Yoshke Fort Avek -- יאָשקע פֿאָרט אַװעק
Genre: Folk
Subject: Separation/Conscript/Soldier/Lament/Love
Origin: Rubin Oak 87/Vinkov 3 261/ML PYS 106/
Transliteration: Vinkov 3 261/Alb K-059(e)/Alb O-007(d)/Rubin Oak 76/Alb K-26(d)2/Alb S-098(b)
Translation: Silverman SJP26/Alb K-030(a)/Alb K 26(d)2/Alb O-007(d)/Alb K-059(e)/ S-098(b)
Music: Vinkov 3 261/ML PYS 106/
On album: O-007(d) (The Old World Folk Band Crossing New Borders)
Track ID: 25721
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: Bak mir nit keyn bulkelekh, Ikh vel zey nit esn. Ikh for...
First line (Yiddish):באַק מיר ניט קײן בולעקלעך, איך װעל זײ דאָך ניט עסן. אַיך פֿאָר...
Language: Yiddish

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: O-007(d) (The Old World Folk Band Crossing New Borders)
Track ID: 25723
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: Ze, s'iz harbst, un vos gegrint fargelt, farvyanet,
First line (Yiddish):זע, ס'איז האַרבסט און װאָס געגרינט פֿאַרגעלט, פֿאַרװיאַנט,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Kretchma
Author: Raskin, Eugene
Composer: Raskin, Eugene
Genre: Humorous/Satire
Subject: Russian Inn/Cossack/Cabaret/Singing/Dancing
Origin: Alb B-007(q)/Bikel 218
Music: Bilkel 217
On album: O-007(d) (The Old World Folk Band Crossing New Borders)
Track ID: 25724
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Krashunskaya, Dina
First line: When you hear Russian songs, do you suffer? Does your....
Language: English

Title: Chernoybl -- טשערנאָבל
Also known as: The Ballad Of Chernoybl
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin/Irony/Place
Subject: Chernoybl/Ukraine/Pollution/Danger/Glow/Coverup/
Transliteration: Alb K-072(a)
Translation: Alb K-072(a)
Additional song notes: Based upon Khasidic Melody

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Track ID: 25726
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: A maysele fun okh un vey, hoo tsa tsa, hu tsa tsa,
First line (Yiddish):אַ מעשׂהעלע פֿון אָך און װײ, אָ צאַ צאַ, אָ צאַ צאַ, פּאַסירט אין לאַנד פֿון
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 4:50

Title: Dem Zeydns Nign (Driz, Berezovsky) -- דעם זײדנס ניגון (דריז, בערעזאָװסקי)
Also known as: A Nigndl (Driz)
Author: Driz, (Shika) Ovsey -- דריז, (שיקאַ) אָװסײ
Author: Driz, (Shika) Ovsey -- דריז, (שיקאַ) אָװסײ
Composer: Berezovsky, Shaul -- בערעזאָװסקי, שאול
Composer: Berezovsky, Shaul -- בערעזאָװסקי, שאול
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Grandfather/Melody/Wine/Drinking
Origin: Alb V-008(a)/Alb F-012(b)/Alb J-034(a)
Transliteration: Alb O-007(d)/Alb V-008(a)/CD L-051(a)/CD K-068(e)/YS Contemp 8
Translation: Alb V-008(a)/CD L-051(a)/Alb O-007(d)/CD K-068(e)/Alb J-034(a)
Music: Berezovsky 70
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28154
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Upright Bass Cambell, Bruce
Hammered Dulcimer Hope, Anna
Clarinet Krashunskiy, Anatoliy
First line: Gehert hob ikh dertsayln, az in dem vayn dem altn, hot aleyn der zeydenyu...
First line (Yiddish):געהערט האָב איך דערצײלן, אַז אין דעם װײַן דעם אַלטן,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Dem Zeydns Nigundl"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Klezmer/Pop/Folk

Title: Aleyn In Veg -- אַלײן אין װעג
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Shashina, Elizaveta Sergeyevna
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Wanderer/Nature/Melancholy/
Song Comment: Adapted from the Russian of M. Lermontov
Origin: ML SOG 205/Alb L-038(d)
Transliteration: CD L-051(a)/Alb K-042(c)/ML SOG 205/Alb L-038(d)
Translation: CD L-051(a)/Alb K-042(c)/ML SOG 205/Alb L-038(d)
Music: ML SOG 205
Additional song notes: Adapted from the Russian "Vykhozhu Odin Ya Na Dorogu" Original Text - Michail Lermontov
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28155
Yiddish Adaption Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Cellos Reese, Laurie
Guitar/Mandolin Warschauer, Jeff
Accordion Griener, Trixie
First line: Kh'gey aroys aleyn in veg in breyten, s'glantst der veg in breytn.
First line (Yiddish):כ'גײ אַרױס אין װעג אין ברײטען, ס'גלאַנצט דער װעג דורך דינעם...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk

Title: Es Iz Nokh Faran Aza Blum -- עס איז נאָך פֿאַראַן אַזאַ בלום
Genre: Folk/Poetic
Subject: Flower/Nature/Ideal/Love/Forest/Wind/Trees/Valley
Transliteration: Alb L-051(a)/Alb K-135(a)
Translation: Alb L-051(a)/Alb K-135(a)
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28156
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Piano Morrison, Al
Violin Strauss, Deborah
First line: Ven di goldn zun fargeyt, farganve ikh zikh shtilerheyt, dort in tolvu s'rut..
First line (Yiddish):װען די גאָלדן זומ פֿאַרעײט, פֿאַרגנבע איך זיך שטילערהײט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk

Title: Sore Un Rivke (2) -- שׂרה און רבֿקה (2)
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Love/Courting/Sisters/Bachelor/Regrets
Origin: Alb G-022(a)
Transliteration: Alb G-022(a)/CD L-051(a)
Translation: CD L-051(a)/Alb G-022(a)
Additional song notes: Same melody as "Der Rebe Hot Geheysn Freylekh Zayn" - "Reb - Dovidl". Possibly derived from Goldfaden.
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28157
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Upright Bass Cambell, Bruce
Clarinet Krashunskiy, Anatoliy
Piano Morrison, Al
Flute Grobman, Gary
First line: Az ikh bin gekumen kayn rakhmestrivke, tsvey sheyne shvesters hob ikh dort...
First line (Yiddish):אַז איך בין געקומען קײַן ראַכמעסטרװקע, צװײ שײנע שװעסטערס האָב...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk

Title: Ikh Un Di Velt (Rauch) -- איך און די װעלט (ראַוש)
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Rauch, Maurice -- ראַוך, משה
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Suffering/Comfort/Compassion
Origin: Belarsky 225/Alb B-012(t)/Rauch 27/Levin L 41/Bogdanski 1 74
Transliteration: Alb B-012(t)/CD L-051(a)/Belarsky 225/Rauch 25/Levin L 41/ Bogdanski 14/
Translation: ALB L-051(a)/Rauch 25/Alb L-038(d)
Music: Rauch 25
Additional song notes: The World and I
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28158
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Cello Reese, Laurie
Guitar Warschauer, Jeff
Violin Strauss, Deborah
First line: Ven di gantse velt volt laydn, mir aleyn zol gut zayn bloyz, volt ikh dan...
First line (Yiddish):װען די גאַנצע װעלט װאָלט לײַדן, מיר אַלײן זאָל גוט זײַן בלױז,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk

Title: Rukhln (To Rukhl) -- רחלן
Author: Greenblatt, Aliza -- גרינבלאַט, עליזה
Composer: Greenblatt, Aliza -- גרינבלאַט, עליזה
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Rakhl Blumstein/Rakhl/Kineret/Fiddle
Song Comment: Based on a poetic motif by Bialik
Origin: GRB TSL 4
Transliteration: CD L-051(a)
Translation: CD L-051(a)
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28159
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Pedal Harp Hope, Anna
First line: Zog fun vanen kumstu bruder, fun a noent vaytn land? Dort vu es grinen...
First line (Yiddish):זאָג פֿון װאַנען קומסטו ברודער, פֿון אַ נאָעמט װײַטן לאַנד?
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk/Art Song

Title: Mit Farmakhte Oygn -- מיט פֿאַרמאַכטע אױגן
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Hirsh, Nurit -- הירש, נורית
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Lonliness/Muse/Inspiration/Poetry/God/Mountains/Valley/God
Origin: ML SOG 198
Transliteration: Alb L-051(a)/Alb L-022(a)/ML SOG 198/Alb K-0135(a)/Ephemera 1401
Translation: Alb L-051(a)/Alb L-022(a)/CD K-075(b)/ML SOG 199/K-0135(a)/Ephemera 1401
Music: ML SOG 199
Additional song notes: With Closed Eyes

Related information in folder 1401:On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28160
Guitar Warschauer, Jeff
Violin Strauss, Deborah
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: Mit farmakhte oygn herstu nenter dem yam, mit fiberndike finger filstu...
First line (Yiddish):מיט פֿאַרמאַכטע אױגן הערסטו נעענטער דעם ים, מיט פֿיבערנדיקע.פֿינגער, פֿילסטו
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk

Title: Dos Kleyne Tsigaynerl -- דאָס קלײנע ציגײַנערל
Also known as: Tsigayner
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Rubin, Hertz -- רובין, הערץ
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Gypsy/Self Portrait/Fiddler/Wanderer/Family/Alienation
Origin: Alb L-062(a)
Transliteration: Alb L-051(a)/Alb T-031(b)/Alb B-095(a)/Alb L-062(a)
Translation: CD L-051(a)/CD C-044(a)/Alb T-031(b)/Alb B-095(a)
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28161
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
String Bass Cambell, Bruce
Mandolin Warschauer, Jeff
Violin Strauss, Deborah
First line: Ikh bin a tsigaynerl, a kleyner, ober vi ir zet, a sheyner, borves, hungerik..
First line (Yiddish):איך בין אַ ציגײַנערל, אַ קלײנער, אָבער װי איר זעט, אַ שײנער,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk/Gypsy/Romanian/Czardas

Title: Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof Keseyder -- שלאָף מײַן קינד, שלאָף כּסדר
Also known as: Shir Eres (Shlof Mayn Kind… Keseyder)
Genre: Lullaby/Marxist
Subject: Poverty/Richess/Class/Houses/Sickness
Origin: Lider Bukh 51/Alb O-001(b)/Vinkov 1 116/ML SOG 69/Kinderbuch 180
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 116/CD L-051(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb T-088(a)/Alb W-010(a)/ML SOG 69
Translation: CD L-051(a)/Vinkov 1 116/Alb O-001(b)/Alb T-018(a)/ML SOG 69/Kinderbuch 180
Music: Kinderbuch 180/Vinkov 1 116/ML SOG 69
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28164
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: Shlof mayn kind, shlof keseyder, zingen vel ikh dir a lid; az du mayn kind...
First line (Yiddish):שלאָף מײַן קינד, שלאָף כּסדר, זינגען װעל איך דיר אַ ליד,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk/Acapella

Title: Di Fir Muskatirs -- די פֿיר מוסקאַטירס
Author: Greenblatt, Aliza -- גרינבלאַט, עליזה
Composer: Glatshteyn, Yisroel -- גלאַטשטײן, ישׂראל
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Friendship/Nature/Singing/Evening/Night
Song Comment: Dedicated by author to "Girfiends in Kansas City"
Origin: GRB TSL 9
Transliteration: CD L-051(a)
Translation: CD L-051(a)
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28165
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Cello Reese, Laurie
Mandolin Warschauer, Jeff
Accordion Griener, Trixie
Guitar Carmitchell, Bobbi
First line: S'iz di zun a goldene shoyn avek un gezegent un gezukht zikh mit di berg.
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז דן זון ש גאָלדענע שױן אַװעק ומ געזעגענט זיך מיט די בערג.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk

Title: Tayere Malkele -- טײַערע מלכּהלע
Author: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Composer: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Genre: Love
Subject: Beauty/Food
Origin: ML PYS 50/Shternheim 89
Transliteration: ML PYS 50/L-051(a)/Shternheim 89
Translation: ML PYS 51/CD L-051(a)
Music: ML PYS 50/Shternheim 89
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28170
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Upright Bass Cambell, Bruce
Clarinet Krashunskiy, Anatoliy
Vocal/Guitar/Mandolin Warschauer, Jeff
Guitar Carmitchell, Bobbi
Dumbeg/Zils McLoota, Sam
Flute/Recorder Grobman, Gary
First line: Ver s'iz nit geven, ver s'hot nit gezen - tayere malkele, veyst nit,vos iz...
First line (Yiddish):װער ס'איז ניט געװען, װער ס'האָט ניט געזען - טײַערע מלכּהלע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Pop/Theatre

Title: Lid Fun Trayengl Fayer -- ליד פֿון טרײַענגל פֿײַער
Also known as: Dos Lid Funem Trayengl-Fayer
Also known as: Mamenyu Elegy On The Triangle...
Author: Schorr, Anshel -- שאָר, אַנשעל
Author: Schorr, Anshel -- שאָר, אַנשעל
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Historical
Subject: Triangle Fire/Labor/Tragedy/Child/Workers
Origin: ML PYS 251/Alb B-086(a)
Transliteration: Alb B-086(a)/CD L-051(a)/ML PYS 251
Translation: Alb K-081(a)/Alb B-086(a)/CD L-051(a)/Alb G-013(a)/
Music: ML PYS 252/Sheet Music
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28166
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Accordion Griener, Trixie
Piano Morrison, Al
First line: Es rayst dos harts fun der shrekler plog, s'yidisher folk klogt un veynt un...
First line (Yiddish):עס רײַסט דאָס האַרץ פֿון דער שרעקלעכער פּלאָג, ס'ייִדישע פֿאָלק...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Lament

Title: Di Tsukunft -- די צוקונפֿט
Also known as: Di Velt Vet Vern Yunger
Author: Winchevsky, Morris -- װינטשעװסקי, מאָריס
Composer: Winchevsky, Morris -- װינטשעװסקי, מאָריס
Genre: Labor/Literary Origin
Subject: Future/Improvement/Hope/Renewal/Change
Origin: Alb B-086(a)/Alb Y-007(a)/ML Perl 127Sh Sh 121
Transliteration: CD L-051(a)/Alb Y-007(a)/Alb B-086(a)/
Translation: Alb B-086(a)/CD L-051(a)/Alb Y-O07(a)/Sh Sh 121
Music: Alb Y-007(a)
Additional song notes: The Future
On album: L-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28167
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Upright Bass Cambell, Bruce
Mandolin Warschauer, Jeff
Accordion Griener, Trixie
Piano Morrison, Al
Vocal Gildin, Marsha
First line: O, di velt vet vern yinger, un dos lebn laykhter, gringer, yeder kloger vet..
First line (Yiddish):אָ, די װעלט װעט װערן ייִנגער, און דאָס לעבן לײַכטער, גרינגער,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk/Militantly

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-051(a) (Susan Leviton / Singing In Yiddish / Zingendik! -- זינגענדיק)
Track ID: 28168
Lead Vocal Leviton, Susan
Cellos Reese, Laurie
Guitar Warschauer, Jeff
Additional Vocals Central Penna. Womyn's Chorus
Guitar Carmitchell, Bobbi
Vocal Gildin, Marsha
Vocal Gorelick, Yona Leviton
Choral Conductor Plant, Alissa
Arranger Carmitchell, Bobbi
First line: Arberter froyen, leydende froyen! froyen vos shmekhtn in hoyz un fabrik,
First line:אַרבעטער פֿרױען, לײַדענדע פֿרױען! פֿרױען װאָס שמעכטן אין הױז און..
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Concert/Folk/Choral/Recitative

Title: Seder Nakht -- סדר נאַכט
Author: Greenblatt, Aliza -- גרינבלאַט, עליזה
Composer: Alter, Khazn Israel -- אַלטער, חזן ישׂראל
Genre: Holiday/Nostalgia
Subject: Peysekh/Passover/Ritual/Haggada/Observance/Home/Family
Origin: Belarsky 222
Transliteration: Belarsky 222
On album: K-050(b)2
Track ID: 33117
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella

Title: Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof Keseyder -- שלאָף מײַן קינד, שלאָף כּסדר
Also known as: Shir Eres (Shlof Mayn Kind… Keseyder)
Genre: Lullaby/Marxist
Subject: Poverty/Richess/Class/Houses/Sickness
Origin: Lider Bukh 51/Alb O-001(b)/Vinkov 1 116/ML SOG 69/Kinderbuch 180
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 116/CD L-051(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb T-088(a)/Alb W-010(a)/ML SOG 69
Translation: CD L-051(a)/Vinkov 1 116/Alb O-001(b)/Alb T-018(a)/ML SOG 69/Kinderbuch 180
Music: Kinderbuch 180/Vinkov 1 116/ML SOG 69
On album: F-049(a)
Track ID: 33289
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: Shlof mayn kind, shlof keseyder, zingen vel ikh dir a lid; az du mayn kind…
First line (Yiddish):שלאָף מײַן קינד, שלאָף כּסדר, זינגען װעל איך דיר אַ ליד,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Folk/Acapella

Title: Old World Folk Band
Genre: Klezmer/Documentary
Subject: Folk Music/
On album: V0005
Track ID: 33859
Producer/Director/Narrator Patterson, John
Producer/Director Evans, Douglas
Vocalist Leviton, Susan
Performer Felder, George III
Performer Frazer, Beebe
Performer Goodman, Al
Performer Old World Folk Band
Language: English
Style: Klezmer/Concert
Length: 56:00

Title: Chernoybl -- טשערנאָבל
Also known as: The Ballad Of Chernoybl
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin/Irony/Place
Subject: Chernoybl/Ukraine/Pollution/Danger/Glow/Coverup/
Transliteration: Alb K-072(a)
Translation: Alb K-072(a)
Additional song notes: Based upon Khasidic Melody

Related information in folder 716:
Related information in folder 1511:On album: V0005
Track ID: 33876
Vocal Leviton, Susan
Artist: Old World Folk Band
First line: A maysele fun okh un vey, hoo tsa tsa, hu tsa tsa,
First line (Yiddish):אַ מעשׂהעלע פֿון אָך און װײ, אָ צאַ צאַ, אָ צאַ צאַ, פּאַסירט אין לאַנד פֿון
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof Keseyder -- שלאָף מײַן קינד, שלאָף כּסדר
Also known as: Shir Eres (Shlof Mayn Kind… Keseyder)
Genre: Lullaby/Marxist
Subject: Poverty/Richess/Class/Houses/Sickness
Origin: Lider Bukh 51/Alb O-001(b)/Vinkov 1 116/ML SOG 69/Kinderbuch 180
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 116/CD L-051(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb T-088(a)/Alb W-010(a)/ML SOG 69
Translation: CD L-051(a)/Vinkov 1 116/Alb O-001(b)/Alb T-018(a)/ML SOG 69/Kinderbuch 180
Music: Kinderbuch 180/Vinkov 1 116/ML SOG 69
On album: V0072(a)
Track ID: 34759
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: Shlof mayn kind, shlof keseyder, zingen vel ikh dir a lid; az du mayn kind…
First line (Yiddish):שלאָף מײַן קינד, שלאָף כּסדר, זינגען װעל איך דיר אַ ליד,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella

Title: Chernoybl -- טשערנאָבל
Also known as: The Ballad Of Chernoybl
Author: Alpert, Michael -- אַלפּערט, מישקע
Genre: Literary Origin/Irony/Place
Subject: Chernoybl/Ukraine/Pollution/Danger/Glow/Coverup/
Transliteration: Alb K-072(a)
Translation: Alb K-072(a)
Additional song notes: Based upon Khasidic Melody

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Track ID: 41814
Artist: Old World Folk Band
Vocal Leviton, Susan
First line: A maysele fun okh un vey, hoo tsa tsa, hu tsa tsa, pasirt in land fun KGB,…
First line (Yiddish):אַ מעשׂהעלע פֿון אָך און װײ, אָ צאַ צאַ, אָ צאַ צאַ, פּאַסירט אין לאַנד פֿון
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert
Length: 6:12

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