Look up artist Leyzerovitz, Yakov


Name: Leyzerovitz, Yakov
Name (Yiddish): לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Also known as: Brisker, Yankl -- בריסקער, יאַנקל
Also known as: Leizerovitz, Yacov -- לײזעראָװיטש, יעקבֿ
Born: 1893
Died: 1965 (USA)
Note: Used Pen Name - Yankl Brisker

Songs written or composed


Title: Dem Pedlers Brivl -- דעם פּעדלערד בריװל
Author: Leyzerovitz, Yakov -- לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Composer: Feigenbaum, Ziske -- פֿײַגענבױם, זיסקע
Composer: Leyzerovitz, Yakov -- לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Genre: Lament
Subject: Letter/Son/Mother/Occupation/Peddler/Disillusionment
Origin: Belarsky 247/ML PYS 242/Levin N 81
Transliteration: Belarsky 247/ML PYS 242/Levin N 81
Translation: Levin N 81
Music: Belarsky 247/ML PYS 242/Levin N 81

Related information in folder 755:

Recordings:


On album: G-013(a) (Dos Goldene Land Narrated by Yosl Mlotek (Yiddish) -- דאָס גאָלדענע לאַנד 80 יאָר ייִדיש לעבן אין אַמעריקע אין ייִדישן ליד)
Track ID: 19323
Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
Narrator Mlotek, Yosl -- מלאָטעק, יוסל
Piano Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
First line: O tayere mame, du fregst mikh vos makh ikh, du fregst vos..
First line (Yiddish):אָ טײַערע מאַמע, דו פֿרעגסט מיך װאָס מאַך איך, דו פֿרעגסט װאָס...
Track comment: Brisker is pen name for Yankov Leyzerovits
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-013(b) (Dos Goldene Land Narrated by Himan Brown (English) -- דאָס גאָלדענע לאַנד 80 יאָר ייִדיש לעבן אין אַמעריקע אין ייִדישן ליד)
Track ID: 19361
Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
Narrator Brown, Himan
Piano Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
First line: O tayere mame, du fregst mikh vos makh ikh, du fregst vos..
First line (Yiddish):אָ טײַערע מאַמע, דו פֿרעגסט מיך װאָס מאַך איך, דו פֿרעגסט װאָס...
Track comment: Brisker is pen name for Yankov Leyzerovits
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-043(a) (Solomon Gisser sings Cantorial & Yiddish Selections)
Track ID: 20333
First line: O tayere mame, du fregst mikh vos makh ikh, du fregst vos..
First line (Yiddish):אָ טײַערע מאַמע, דו פֿרעגסט מיך װאָס מאַך איך, דו פֿרעגסט װאָס...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Brisker is pen name for Yankov Leyzerovits
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-013(d)3 (Song of the Golden Land Lectures 05 and 06)
Track ID: 3004
Artist Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Narration Katzman, Dr. Jacob
Artist Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
First line: O tayere mame, du fregst mikh vos makh ikh, du fregst vos..
First line (Yiddish):אָ טײַערע מאַמע, דו פֿרעגסט מיך װאָס מאַך איך, דו פֿרעגסט װאָס...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Lecture 5. Song of the Golden Land, Letter Songs
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-003(o) (Sidor Belarsky Sings...the Hopes and Dreams of the East Side -- סידאָר בעלאַרסקי - לידער לכּבֿוד 70 יאָר פֿאָרטעטס)
Track ID: 3005
Vocal/Arranger Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Piano Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
First line: O tayere mame, du fregst mikh vos makh ikh, du fregst vos..
First line (Yiddish):אָ טײַערע מאַמע, דו פֿרעגסט מיך װאָס מאַך איך, דו פֿרעגסט װאָס...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Brisker is pen name for Yankov Leyzerovitys
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

On album: G-013(c) (The Golden Land, a joyous new musical Original Cast Album)
Track ID: 3006
Artist Zagnit, Stuart
Accomp Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Orchestration Sokolow, Pete -- סוקולוב, פּסח
First line: You ask me what I do here... Du fregst vos makh Ikh in...
First line (English):טײערע מאַמע, דו פֿרעגסט מיר װאָס מאַך איך, דו פֿרעגסט װאָס איך...
Track comment: Sung in counterpoint with "A Brivele Der Mamen."
Language: English

Title: Di Grine Kuzine -- די גרינע קוזינע
Also known as: Kuzine (Di Grine Kuzine)
Author: Leyzerovitz, Yakov -- לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Immigration/Lament
Subject: Immigration/Poverty/Occupation/Milliner/Aging/Disillusion
Origin: Mayzl 600/Alb Z-012(a)/Levin N 92
Transliteration: Levin N 92/Alb B-007(c)/Alb Z-012(a)/Gottlieb 290/Alb B-095(b)
Translation: Levin N 92/Alb Z-012(a)/Alb B-007(c)/Gottlieb 290/Alb B-095(b)/Alb M-068(a)04
Music: Warem 45/Alb Z-012(a)/Levin N 92
Additional song notes: See "My Little Cousin" for American swing version. Lyrics claimed by Hyman Prizant and others. Text is by Leyzerovitz as credited by Meizel. See Max Rosenfeld's papers re respecting Leyzerovitz's loss of copyright lawsuit. See Gottlieb p. 147. See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

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Recordings:


On album: K-026(m) (Klezmer! Jewish Music From Old World To Our World)
Track ID: 28079
Vocal Goldstein, Gus
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi..
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Originally recorded 1922
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop

On album: G-067(d) (Di Gojim Fun Sjtetl un Sjtets -- די גױיִם פֿון שטעטל און שטעץ)
Track ID: 31030
Drum/Vibraphone/"Toepan"/Backup Vocals Knaven, Vincent
Contra-Bass/Violin/Banjo/Guitar/Lead Vocal Tseard, Nauta
Trumpet/Back-up Vocals van der Reijden, Sjaak
Bass Tuba/Bass Trombone/Violin/Whistle/Backup Vocals/Trombon Roelofsen, Eric
Accordion/Backup Vocals Sijtsma, Jacob
Clarinet/Alto Sax/Soprano Sax/Tin Whistle/Lead Vocal Mulder, Jaap
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven…
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 2:58

On album: Z-010(m) (Paul Zim Sings Forever Yiddish 20 Yiddish "Golden Oldies")
Track ID: 18345
Artist Zim, Paul & Simcha Klezmer Band
Artist Barnes, Rolfe & M. Tornick, cond
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: O-007(c) (Old World Folk Band In Concert)
Track ID: 18427
Artist Old World Folk Band
Track comment: Di Grine Kuzine/ Tum Balalayke/ Yosl Yosl
Style: Instrumental

On album: G-013(b) (Dos Goldene Land Narrated by Himan Brown (English) -- דאָס גאָלדענע לאַנד 80 יאָר ייִדיש לעבן אין אַמעריקע אין ייִדישן ליד)
Track ID: 19373
Artist Kressyn, Miriam and Mort Freeman -- קרעסן, מיריאַם און מאָרט פֿרימאַן
Narrator Brown, Himan
Piano Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-013(a) (Dos Goldene Land Narrated by Yosl Mlotek (Yiddish) -- דאָס גאָלדענע לאַנד 80 יאָר ייִדיש לעבן אין אַמעריקע אין ייִדישן ליד)
Track ID: 19337
Artist Kressyn, Miriam and Mort Freeman -- קרעסן, מיריאַם און מאָרט פֿרימאַן
Narrator Mlotek, Yosl -- מלאָטעק, יוסל
Piano Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-051(a) (Alexandra Gorelik sings A Violet &..Jewish Traditional Songs -- אוורצל)
Track ID: 20496
Artist Gorelik, Alexandra
Arranger Grokhovsky, Viacheslav
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-047(b) (Mazel Tov! More Music Of The Jewish People)
Track ID: 21423
Artist Feldman, Joseph
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-010(h) (Miriam Kressyn & Seymour Rechzeit From Ellis Island...)
Track ID: 21798
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Part of "From Ellis Island to the East Side"
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-063(a)2 (Sarah Benjamin / Lidelakh Vol 2/ 101 Favorite Yiddish and Russian Folksongs)
Track ID: 22010
Artist Benjamin, Sarah
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Additional verses
Language: Yiddish

On album: L-023(b) (Chansons Yiddish Yankele Moshe Leiser)
Track ID: 22719
Vocal/Guitar Leiser, Moshe
Violin/Arrangement Flammer, Ami
Accordion Barreaux, Gerard
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Opening musical phrase from "Star Spangled Banner"
Language: Yiddish

On album: Y-021(a)2 (Yiddish New York - Paris - Varsovie 1910-1940 - CD 2)
Track ID: 23783
Artist Goldstein, Morris -- גאָלדשטייַן, מאָריס
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-026(e)2 (Duo Peylet-Cuniot Musique Klezmer D'hier Et De Demain)
Track ID: 23970
Artist Peylet, Nano & Denis Cuniot
Artist Peylet, Nano, variations
Style: Instrumental

On album: R-043(a) (Janice Rubin & Friends Feels Like Family Yiddish Folksongs -- אַזױ װי משׁפּחה)
Track ID: 24072
Vocal Rubin, Janice
Artist Rubin, Janice
Vocal Roberts, Barry
First line: Es iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven..
First line (Yiddish):עס איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: V-005(a)2 (The Best of Yiddish Vaudeville Vol 2)
Track ID: 24271
Vocal Reilly, Betty
First line: I'm the Rose who Johnny Doughboy wed one day on Erin's isle,
First line:אָט אַ קומט דער אודזער אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Novelty, Variant, Irish, Dialect version
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: M-044(b) (Machaya Klezmer Band What A Machaya!)
Track ID: 24402
Artist Weiss, Sam & Machaya Klezmer Band
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: I-006(b) (Freilach Tanze 101 Strings Orchestra)
Track ID: 24617
Artist: 101 Strings
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: N-022(a) (Nebbisj un Rebbisj Tov)
Track ID: 24698
Artist Nebbisj Un Rebbisj
Arranger/Director De Leeuw, Frederic
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: Z-011(e) (Talila Ben Zimet et Eddy Schaff Yiddish Cafe)
Track ID: 24756
Vocal Zimet, Ben
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Extensive French Commentary
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-048(f) (Gojim Tscholent Jiddische Lieder / Klezmer Musik)
Track ID: 25405
Artist Di Gojim (Austria) די גױעם (עסטרײַך)
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: A-041(a) (Alosza Awdiejew W Repertuarze Zydowskim)
Track ID: 25761
Artist Awdiejew, Alosza
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: A-042(a) (Anita Ammersfeld singt juddische Lieder -- אניטה אמרספלד זינגט יידיש)
Track ID: 26570
Vocal Ammersfeld, Anita -- אמרספלד, אניטה
Trumpet Fields, Paul
Clarinet/Saxaphone Hausleitner, Horst
Piano/KeyboardsArranger/Musical Director Grinberg, Roman
Trombone Bichler, Hans
Guitare Krinner, Bernhard
Contrabass Danzer, Hans
Drums Muhlholzer, Fritz
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: P-031(a) (Prague Klezmorim Jewish Dance Band Yiddish Blues)
Track ID: 26419
Artist: Prague Klezmorim
Piano/Percussion/Director Rothova, Helena
Style: Instrumental

On album: T-029(g)
Track ID: 27033
Artist Erlenbusch, Tilo
Artist Tango & Klezmer Quartett
First line: Es iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven..
First line (Yiddish):עס איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-085(a) (Klezmorim Sher Terkish)
Track ID: 27097
Artist Jasnitz, Ofar & Klezmorim Sher
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Recorded under "Kuzine"
Language: Yiddish

On album: L-050(a) (Martin Lorber Collection of 78 RPM Recordings)
Track ID: 27671
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
First line: Gekumen iz tsu mir a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz geven di grine
First line (Yiddish):געקומען איז צו מיר אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז געװען די גרינע
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Columbia E7573 78rpm Box 2
Language: Yiddish
Style: Theatre/Klezmer

On album: 045m (Jacobson Bros. (Hymie, Irving)/ Matse Balls/ Di Grine Kuzine)
Track ID: 30063
Artist: Jacobson Bros. (Hymie, Irving)
Language: Yiddish

On album: 026i (Feldman, Joe/ Vu Tsvey Bin Ikh A Driter/ Di Grine Kuzine)
Track ID: 29506
Vocal Feldman, Joe
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-096(b) (Gregori Schechter's Klezmer Festival Band /Echoes of the Shtetl)
Track ID: 27977
Director/Clarinet/Saxaphone/Arranger Schechter, Gregori
Artist: Gregori Schechter Klezmer Festival Band
Saxophone/Clarinet/Flute Curtis, Stewart
Tuba Korn, Dovid
Trumpet, Flugelhorn Jayasinha, Paul
Keyboards Baron-Cohen, Erran
Guitar Gee, Ronnie
Drums Israeli, Eli
Drums Ferrao, Hans
Track comment: with "Dem Nayem Sher"
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

On album: G-057(c) (Funny It Doesn't Sound Jewish/ Compilation by Jack Gottlieb accompaning book with same title.)
Track ID: 31686
Vocal Moskowitz, Martin -- מוסקוביץ, מרטין
Violin Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Piano Schwartz, Sylvia -- שװאַרץ, סילװיע
First line: Tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען, די גרינע
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer
Length: 0:56

On album: P-038(a) (Pressburger Klezmer Band [LAJV])
Track ID: 32547
Artist: Pressburger Klezmer Band -- פּ ק בּ
Violin Werner, Andrej
Clarinet Lago, Miro
Viola Alexander, Daniel
Piano/Sampler Suska, Pavol
Zbor/Double Bass/Arranger/Vocal Alexander, Samo
Drums Oros, Martin
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven…
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Modern
Length: 4:22

On album: 019k (Goldstein, Morris/ Di Grine Kuzine/ Tshiken)
Track ID: 29329
Artist: Goldstein, Morris -- גאָלדשטייַן, מאָריס
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-032(a) (Titla/ Stur & Tamisch)
Track ID: 32590
Arranger Titla
Guitar/Vocal Rolandelli, Eduardo
Accordion/Vocal Taschler, Toni
Floten/Dudelsack/Vocal/Bodhran Kuhebacher, Herman
Drums Riffeser, Peter
First line: Tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען, די גרינע
Language: Yiddish
Length: 3:55

On album: H-041(a) (Hello, Solly)
Track ID: 31258
Vocal/ Clarinet Katz, Mickey
Musical Director Hausman, Al
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven…
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Theatre/Klezmer

On album: 002m (Moskowitz, Abraham/ Nit Di Hagode,Nur Di Kneydlekh/ Di Grine Kuzine)
Track ID: 28834
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-031(b) (Yiddish Balkans /Michele Tauber/Misha Nisimov/Frederic Fraysswe/Efim Zubritsky -- מיט אַ ייִדישן טעם)
Track ID: 32091
Vocal Tauber, Michele
Accordion/Arranger Nisimov, Misha
Contrabass Fraysse, Frederic
Violin Zubritsky, Efim
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven…
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Concert
Length: 2:26

On album: 061g (Reilly, Betty/ Di Grine Kuzine/ Sebastian)
Track ID: 30607
Vocal Reilly, Betty

On album: B-095(b) (Hilda Bronstein Sings Yiddish Songs With Chutzpah!)
Track ID: 35944
Vocal/Arranger Bronstein, Hilda -- בראָנשטײַן, הילדאַ
Artist: Chutzpah
Violin/Viola Hamilton, Meg
Percussion Kozokaro, Ronen
Double Bass Moylan, Paul
Keyboard/Accordion Schleider, Yair
Clarinet Shulman, David
First line: Es iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven..
First line (Yiddish):עס איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Pop/Klezmer
Length: 2:43

On album: S-067(b) (Abe Schwartz The Klezmer King)
Track ID: 30438
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Violin Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Piano Schwartz, Sylvia -- שװאַרץ, סילװיע
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi..
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Originally recorded New York, February 1922/ Columbia E 7553
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer
Length: 3:08

On album: B-028(m) (The Barry Sisters/ Their Greatest Yiddish Hits)
Track ID: 36512
Vocal Barry Sisters -- שװעסטער באַרי
First line: Tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi royte
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען, די גרינע, בעקעלעך ווי....
Track comment: Does this version have variant verses?
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Pop/Swing
Length: 3:01

On album: A-056(a) (Azoy/ Musique Klezmer/ chanson yiddish)
Track ID: 35889
Vocal Slotnicki, Poupa
Accordion/Arranger Weyh, Yves
Accoustic Bass Lirola, Jeremy
Clarinet Halbeisen, Raymond
Violin Elbaz, Daniel
First line: Tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi royte
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען, די גרינע, בעקעלעך ווי....
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Kleamer/Pop
Length: 2:26

On album: B-114(b)3 (Dan Blacksberg/ Eleanor Reissa/ Freedman Fifteenth Anniversary Concert/Highlights)
Track ID: 41592
Artist: Dan Blacksberg Modern Yiddish Ensemble
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi..
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען די גרינע,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/ConcertKlezmer
Length: 4:56

On album: V-023(a) (Monica Vardimon/ The Songs of my Heart/ Di Lider Fun Mayn Harts -- די לידער פֿון מײַן האַרץ \מוניקה ורדעמון)
Track ID: 36345
Violin Mareinowski, Wojciech
Clarinet Witko, Janusz
Piano/Synthsizer Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Cielecki, Jan
Vocal Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi..
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען די גרינע,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Concert
Length: 2:23

On album: Z-040(a) (Zing / Yiddish Song Project -- זינג \ ייִדיש ליד פּרייִיעקט)
Track ID: 39783
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven…
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish
Length: 6:11

On album: L-067(b) (A Libe/Aleyn In Veg/Betty Visser/Paul Custers/Mathijs van der Heide)
Track ID: 40157
accordion Visser, Betty
Vocals, sax Custers, Paul
Guitar, double-bass, mouth-organ, ukelele, accordion, vocals Van Der Heide, Mathijs
Length: 2:26

On album: D-041(a) (Lillian Davis: Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 42391
Vocal Davidson, Lillian
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi…
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען, די גרינע, בעקעלעך...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella/Folk
Length: 3:11

On album: M-068(a)04 (Milken/ Abraham Ellstein: Great Songs of The Yiddish Stage Volume 1)
Track ID: 42429
Vocal Borts, Joanne
Artist: Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Orchestration/Arranger Henning, Paul
Arranger Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Conductor Jaffe, Elli
First line: Es kumt tsu mir gekumen mayn kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine bekelekh
First line (Yiddish):עס קומט צו מיר געקומען מײַן קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען, די גרינע, בעקעל
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Concert
Length: 3:25

On album: C-071(a) (Mazl Tov Mis Amigos / Juan Calle and His Latin Lantzman/ Yiddish Favorites In Latin Tempos)
Track ID: 42373
Vocal Powell, Ed
Trumpet Cheatham, Doc
Trumpet Oles, Lou
Trumpet Terry, Clark
Timbals Rodriguez, Willie
Piano Palmieri, Charles
Lute/Arranger Cali, John
Conga/Bongos Barretto, Ray
Conductor, Latin Lantzman Calle, Juan
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet/Flute Russell, Shelly
Bass Marshall, Wendell
First line: Tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi royte
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען, די גרינע, בעקעלעך ווי
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Pop/Swing/Latin/Merengue
Length: 2:53

On album: T-019(a) (Tamara Songs of a Soviet Jewess)
Track ID: 2686
Vocal Tamara
Piano Shalit, Vladimir
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven…
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Medley with Ikh Hob Dikh Tsu Fil Lib/ Bay Mir Bistu Sheyn
Language: Yiddish

On album: E-014(b) (ESPE Performance Tape No 2)
Track ID: 3571
Artist: ESPY
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded in West Germany.
Language: Yiddish

On album: E-014(c) (ESPE Jiddische Lieder 3 Maseltow -- ייִדישע לידער)
Track ID: 3572
Artist: ESPY
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-007(b) (More Sing-Along IN Yiddish with Marv Kurz -- זינגט מיט מיר אין ייִדיש)
Track ID: 3573
Vocal/Orchestra Conductor Kurz, Marv
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Transliteration of part of song on album.
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-010(d) (Miriam Kressyn & Seymour Rexsite The East Side Story)
Track ID: 3574
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
Piano Gunther, William
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Chorus only.
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-028(c) (Geduldig & Thimann A Shtetl Is Amerike -- געדולדיג און טימאַן אַ שטעאל איז אַמעריקע)
Track ID: 3575
Artist: Andy Statman Klezmer Orchestra -- אַנדי סטאַטמאַן קלעזמער אָרקעסטער
Artist: Geduldig & Thiman -- געדולדיג און טימאַן
Vocal Thimann, Albert, vocalist -- טימאַן, אַלבערט, געזאַנג
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: L-026(a) (Dora Libson Field Recording)
Track ID: 3576
Vocal Libson, Dora
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Field Recording - acapella
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-022(b) (Sing Along With Mickele Mickey Katz and "Der Gantser Gang")
Track ID: 3577
Artist: Der Ganser Gang
Conductor/Violin/Arranger Farber, Nat
Vocal Katz, Mickey
Vocal Mills, Shirley
Vocal Drake, Marty
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: F-027(a) (Myriam Fuks Yddish)
Track ID: 3578
Arranger/Direstor Slingeneyer, Ghilian, arr and dir
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded in Belgium
Language: Yiddish

On album: L-013(a) (La Bianca Heart Warming Yiddish-Hebrew Favorites)
Track ID: 3579
Artist La Bianca, Ginetta
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Medley with Glik, Oy Iz Dos A Rebetsn, Vu Zaynen Mayne...
Language: Yiddish

On album: M-021(a) (Raisins and Almonds Benny Michel and his Orchestra)
Track ID: 3580
Artist Michel, Benny and Orch
First line: Tsu mir amol iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn un fayn iz zi...
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז אַמאָל געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן און פֿײַן איז זי געװען..
Language: Yiddish

On album: M-033(a) (Naomi's Chevereh Yiddish Is In My Genes)
Track ID: 3581
Artist Miller, Naomi
Piano Beer, Rose
Artist Miller, Harvey
Drums Beer, Meir
Artist Naomi's Khevera
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Yome, Yome, Bill Bailey, medley of fragments
Language: Yiddish

On album: N-008(a) (Fay Nicoll Sings: Yiddish Hebrew Russian English)
Track ID: 3582
Artist Nicoll, Faye
Arranger Reisenman, Bob
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Sheyn Vi Di Levone, Vu Nemt Men Abisele Mazl, Dem Nayem Sher
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-007(l) (Theodore Bikel, History and Origin of Jewish Music (Lecture))
Track ID: 3583
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Lecture on Origins and History of Jewish Music
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-022(c) (The 18 Pearls of Yiddish Songs Yaacov Shapiro -- די 18 פּירל פֿון ייִדישן ליד יעקב שפּירו)
Track ID: 3584
Vocal Shapiro, Yaacov -- שאַפּיראָ, יעקבֿ
Artist Israel Philharmonic Orch, Strings & Bass
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Bay Mir Bistu Sheyn/ Yosl, Yosl
Language: Yiddish

On album: M-035(c) (Sima & Arnold Miller Heritage:The Art of the Yid. Song Vol 3)
Track ID: 3585
Vocal Miller, Sima
Piano Miller, Arnold
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: H-022(a) (More Than Chicken Soup Featuring Hasha Musha)
Track ID: 3586
Artist Hasha Musha
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Medley with "Immigrant Blues" -English Blues Version of Song
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-015(b) (Talila et l'ensemble KOL AVIV Chants Yiddish Vol 2)
Track ID: 3587
Vocal Talila
Artist: Kol Aviv Ensemble
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-013(d)4 (Song of the Golden Land Lectures 07 and 08)
Track ID: 3589
Vocal Moskovsky, Abraham
Narration Katzman, Dr. Jacob
Vocal Moskovsky, Abraham
First line: Gekumen iz tsu mir a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz geven di grine
First line (Yiddish):געקומען איז צו מיר אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז געװען די גרינע
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Lecture 7, Song of the Golden Land, Immigrants and Theatre
Language: Yiddish

On album: H-023(a) (The Hester Street Troupe Generation To Generation)
Track ID: 3590
Artist Hester Street Troupe
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Medley with Sheyn Vi Di Levone, Abi Gezunt, Oy Mame, Bin...
Language: Yiddish

On album: Z-012(a) (Zupfgigenhansel Jiddische Lieder 'ch hob gehert sogn -- כ'האָב דעהערט זאָגן)
Track ID: 3591
Artist Zupfgeigenhansel
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Recorded in West Germany.
Language: Yiddish

On album: A-009(a) (Jewish Folk Songs Joey Adams - Sholom Secunda with Guests)
Track ID: 3592
Vocal Adams, Joey
Conductor Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: A Border Bay Mayn Vayb, Vus Lernt A Yingele, Gut Vokh
Language: Yiddish

On album: A-015(a) (The American Jewish Experience In Song)
Track ID: 3593
Artist Chicago B.J.E. Children's Choir
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-007(c) (Theodore Bikel sings Yiddish Theatre and Folk Songs)
Track ID: 3594
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Arranger/Conductor Seltzer, Dov -- זלצר, דב
First line: Tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-028(j) (Shalom The Barry Sisters)
Track ID: 3595
Vocal Barry Sisters -- שװעסטער באַרי
Artist Reisman, Joe
Arranger Fershko, Shmuel -- פֿערשקאָ, שמואל
Arranger Reisman, Joe
Arranger Manning, Dick
First line: Tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh vi royte
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען, די גרינע, בעקעלעך ווי....
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Does this version have variant verses?
Language: Yiddish

On album: A-027(a) (Bruce Adler An Evening At The Yiddish Theatre… -- ..)
Track ID: 3596
Artist Adler, Bruce
Accomp Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Oygn Bistu Sheyn/ Yosl Yosl/ Vu Bistu Geven
Language: Yiddish

On album: C-033(a) (International Yiddish Festival Cracow 1990)
Track ID: 3597
Artist ESPY
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Recorded in Poland, performers from West Germany
Language: Yiddish

On album: E-015(b) (Helene Engel Errances de Tolede a Brooklyn)
Track ID: 3598
Artist Engel, Helene
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded as part of group under "a Brooklyn"
Language: Yiddish

On album: A-033(a) (The Austin Klezmorim Texas Klez)
Track ID: 3599
Artist: Austin Klezmorim
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-045(a) (The Bluestein Family / Where Does Love Come From?/ Fun Vanen Heybt Zikh On A Libe -- פֿון װאַנען הײבט זיך אָן אַ ליבע ?)
Track ID: 3600
Artist Bluestine Family
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line:ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Have you heard about my greenhorn cousin? She has boys...
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: F-034(b) (Finjan Where Were You...Before Prohibition)
Track ID: 3602
Artist Finjan
Artist Fink, Shayla
First line: I'd like to tell you about my cousin, from the old country,
First line:ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען...
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: R-024(a) (Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen A Montage/Documentary)
Track ID: 3603
Artist Chicago B. J. E., Children's Choir
Narrator Willens, Rita Jacobs
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען די
Track comment: From Album A-15
Language: Yiddish
Style: Excerpt

On album: B-028(j) (Shalom The Barry Sisters)
Track ID: 3606
Artist: Gordon Jenkins Orchestra
Arranger/Conductor Jenkins, Gordon
First line: Es iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven di grine, bekelekh...
First line (Yiddish):עס איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װי גאָלד איז זי געװען, די גרינע, בעקעלעך
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Does this version have variant verses?
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-040(a) (Twistin the Freilach with Lou Klayman and His Orchestra)
Track ID: 3607
Artist Klayman, Lou and his Orch
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: M-012(a) (Mazel Tov CBS Israel Dance Orchestra Conducted by Alex Weiss -- מזל טובֿ! תזמורת סי בּי אס ישׂראל המנצח: אלכּס ווייס)
Track ID: 3608
Artist CBS Israel Dance Orchestra -- תזמורת סי בּי אס ישׂראל
Conductor Weiss, Alex -- וויס, אלעקס,
Track comment: Part of medley in "swing" style
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-055(a) (Kiddush Club II The Wine Album)
Track ID: 3609
Artist Kiddish Club & R' Gedalia Zweig
Track comment: Medley-Od Yishama/ Simon Tov/ V'taher Libeynu/ Byerushalayim
Style: Instrumental

On album: A-030(a) (Music For A Jewish Wedding Danny Albert And His Orcherstra)
Track ID: 3610
Artist Albert, Danny & Orchestra
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: F-019(a) (More Bagels and Bongos Irving Fields Trio)
Track ID: 3611
Artist Fields Trio, Irving
Artist Fields, Irving, piano & arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-020(a) (The Klezmorim East Side Wedding)
Track ID: 3612
Artist Klezmorim -- קלעזמאָרים
First line: S'iz tsu mir gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז צו מיר געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען...
Track comment: Translation with album notes by Dr. Martin Schwartz.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer

Title: Fun Mizrakh -- פֿון מזרח
Author: Leyzerovitz, Yakov -- לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Composer: Davidson, Jacob (Yakov) דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Homeland/East/Hope
Additional song notes: Originally published 1914

Sheet music:


Folder: 495
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 58 Second Ave. New York, NY
Date: 1929
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 231
First line: Fun mizrokh, fun mizrokh vet kumen meyn trayst….
First line (Yiddish): ...פֿון מזרח, פֿון מזרח, וועט קומען מײַן טרייסט
Notes: Black lettering, Yiddish/English. Scenes of Israel sketched inside the letters. Price 40 cents. "Respectfully dedicated to my friend Abraham J. Rose". Poem by Jacob Leizerowiz. Yiddish words on back cover.

Title: Di Grine Kuzine (Video) -- די גרינע קוזינע (ווידיאָ)
Author: Leyzerovitz, Yakov -- לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Immigration/Lament
Subject: Immigration/Poverty/Occupation/Milliner/Aging/Disillusion
Origin: Mayzl 600/Alb Z-012(a)/Levin N 92
Transliteration: Levin N 92/Alb B-007(c)/Alb Z-012(a)/Gottlieb 290
Translation: Levin N 92/Alb Z-012(a)/Alb B-007(c)/Gottlieb 290/Alb M-068(a)04
Music: Warem 45/Alb Z-012(a)/Levin N 92
Additional song notes: See "My Little Cousin" for American swing version. Lyrics claimed by Hyman Prizant and others. Text is by Leyzerovitz as credited by Meizel. See Max Rosenfeld's papers re respecting Leyzerovitz's loss of copyright lawsuit. See Gottlieb p. 147. See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Recordings:


On album: V0048
Track ID: 34093
Vocal Fink, Shayla
Artist: Finjan
Vocal Herscovits, Eli
Clarinet Friesn, John
Acoustic Bass Posen, Kinzey
Violin Schultz, Victor
Guitar Koulack, Daniel
Saxophone Bouchouka, Sasha
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Duet/Novelty/Adaptation

On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34031
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Vocal Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
First line: Tsu mir iz gekumen a kuzine, sheyn vi gold iz zi geven…
First line (Yiddish):צו מיר איז געקומען אַ קוזינע, שײן װיגאָלד איז זי געװען…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Der Strayker -- דער סטרײַקער
On album: W-017(c) (The Wholesale Klezmer Band Shmir Me -- שמיר מי)
Track ID: 18710
Author/Composer Leyzerovitz, Yakov -- לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Artist: Wholesale Klezmer Band
Conductor Kurland, (Joe) Yosl -- קורלאַנד, יוסל
First line: In hoyz iz kalt, in hoyz iz nas, do vayb un kind...
First line (Yiddish):אין הױז איז קאַלט, אין הױז איז נאַס, דאָס װײַב און קינד...
Language: Yiddish

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