Look up artist Luski, Avrom


Name: Luski, Avrom
Name (Yiddish): לוסקי, אַבֿרהם

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Title: A Bris -- אַ ברית
Author: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Ritual/Circumcision/Family/Yiddish/Joy/Covenant/Emotion
Origin: Ephemra 1329 (text titled "Yiddish")
Additional song notes: A Circumcision

Recordings:


On album: V0296 (On The Mountaintop With Yiddish (Video) -- אויפֿן שפּיץ באַרג מיט ייִדיש (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 37126
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Yidish iz toyre, yidish iz sheyn, yidish iz likht, freyd, simkhe, yidish iz khay
First line (Yiddish):ייִדיש איז תּורה, ייִדיש איז שיין, ייִדיש איז ליכט, פֿרייד, שׂמחה,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 3:37

On album: L-029(b)2
Track ID: 38064
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Yidish iz toyre, Yidish is sheyn, likht, freyd, simkhe, Yidish iz chai
First line (Yiddish):ייִדיש איז תּורה, ייִדיש איז שיין, ליכט, פֿרייד, שׂמחה, ייִדיש איז חי...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 3:37

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Title: A Kadishl A Kleynem -- אַ קדשל
Author: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word/Holocaust
Subject: Condemnation/Silence/Names/Children/Murderers
Origin: Ephemera 1329
Translation: Ephemera 1329
Additional song notes: A Little Kaddish

Recordings:


On album: V0296 (On The Mountaintop With Yiddish (Video) -- אויפֿן שפּיץ באַרג מיט ייִדיש (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 37129
First line: Yiskadal far goldishe, yiskadash far khatskele, shema far sholymishe,…
First line (Yiddish):יתגדל פֿאַר גאָלדישע, יתקדש פֿאַר חצקעלע, שמה פֿאַר שלמהלע,…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 5:19

On album: L-029(b)2
Track ID: 38066
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Yiskadal far Goldishe, Vyiskadash far Khatskele, Shema far Shloymele,...
First line (Yiddish):יתגדל פֿאַר גאָלדישע, ותקדש פֿאַר כאַצקעלע, שמה פֿאַר שלמהלע, רבּא פֿאַר...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 4:56

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Shikhelekh (Lee) -- שיכעלעך (לי)
Author: Lee, Malke -- לי, מלכּה
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word/Holocaust
Subject: Shoes/Sorted/Cut/Dried/Rags/Patches/Bloody/Children
Origin: Ephemera 1329
Additional song notes: Little Shoes
On album: L-029(b)2
Track ID: 37128
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Shikhelekh sortirte, shikhelekh farshnitinete, shikhelekh mit tsingen farshniten
First line (Yiddish):שיכעלעך סאָרטירטע, שיכעלעך פֿאַשניטענע, שיכעלעך מיט צינגען פֿאַשניטענע,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 3:56

Title: Shabos Yom Kipur -- שבת יום כּפּוּר
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word/Protest/Humor/Irony
Subject: God/Faith/Complaint/Problems/Neighbors/Irony/MemoryNeglect
Origin: Ephemera 1340
Additional song notes: Written for Shmuel Dzigan

Related information in folder 1340:On album: V0296 (On The Mountaintop With Yiddish (Video) -- אויפֿן שפּיץ באַרג מיט ייִדיש (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 37130
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Ir darft mikh, ir vet mir moykhl zayn, ikh darf mit eymitser redn,...l
First line (Yiddish):איר דאַרפֿט מיך, איר וועט מיר מוחל זײַן, איך דאַרף מיט איימיטצער רעדן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 6:04

Title: A Griner Politsant -- אַ גרינער פּאָליטסאַנט
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word/Humorous
Subject: Policeman/Inexperienced/Immigrant/Israel/Soft Hearted
Origin: Ephemera 1229
Additional song notes: An Immigrant Policeman
On album: V0296 (On The Mountaintop With Yiddish (Video) -- אויפֿן שפּיץ באַרג מיט ייִדיש (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 37133
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Shrekt aykh nisht, Ikh gey aykh nisht arestern, ikh bin nisht kayn gazln,
First line (Yiddish):שרעקט אײַך נישט, איך גיי אײַך נישט אַרעסטירן, איך נין נישט קײַן גזלן,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin/Humorous
Length: 19:48

Title: Mayn Gezang Tsu Amerike -- אָ געזאַנג צו אַמעריקע
Author: Lutski, Avrom -- לוצקי, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Praise/America/Example/World/Sustenance/Example
Origin: Ephemera 1339
Additional song notes: My Song To America
On album: V0296 (On The Mountaintop With Yiddish (Video) -- אויפֿן שפּיץ באַרג מיט ייִדיש (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 37134
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Mayn lid un mayn loyb tsu undzer Amerike, tsu undzer president, undzer congress
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ליד און מײַן לויב צו אונדזער אַמעריקע, צו אונדזער פּרעסידענט,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 3:16

Title: Yerusholaim (Yid, Molodovsky) -- ירושלים (ייִדיש, מאָלאָדאָװסקי)
Author: Molodovsky, Kadya -- מאָלאָדאָװסקי, קאַדיע
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word/Place
Subject: Jerusalem/Old/Young/EternalWisdom/Blessing
Origin: Ephemera 1329
Additional song notes: Jerusalem
On album: V0296 (On The Mountaintop With Yiddish (Video) -- אויפֿן שפּיץ באַרג מיט ייִדיש (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 37135
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Oyf di berg fun yehuda dehoybn iz Yerusholaim, alt iz Yerusholaim,...
First line (Yiddish):אױף די בערג פֿון יהוּדה דערהױבן איז ירושלים, אַלט איז ירושלים,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 6:17

Title: A Tfile Fun Beymer -- אַ תּפֿילה פֿון בײמער
On album: L-029(a)
Track ID: 637
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Luski, Avrom (poem read in Yidish) לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Levitan, Gladys, English
First line: Ikh ze dokh di boym, vos vakst yetst nor vos, un dine...
First line:איך זע דאָך די בױם, װאָס װאַקסט יעצט נאָר װאָס, און דינע צװײ...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: English comments by Mark Ben Joseph.

Title: Shabos (Eng, Yid) -- שבּת (ענגליש, ייִדיש)
On album: L-029(a)
Track ID: 13416
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Kosakoff, Reuben -- קאָסאַקאָף, רואבֿן
Artist: Pransky, Baila -- פּרײנסקי, בײלאַ
Artist: Levitan, Gladys, recite in Eng
First line: S'iz freytik, nokh mitog, es filt zikh shoyn yon tov,
First line:ס'איז פֿרײטיק, נאָך מיטאָג, עס פֿילט זיך שױן יום טובֿ,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: It's Friday afternoon, and I feel a holiday mood,

Title: Groyse Oygn Sheyn (Yiddish) -- גרױסע אױגן שײן (עמגליש, ייִדיש)
On album: L-029(a)
Track ID: 5808
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Luski, Avrom (poem read in Yidish) לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Groyse oygn sheyn, groyse vi der teyfer yam,
First line (Yiddish):גרױסי אױגן שײן, גרױסע װי דער טיפֿער ים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word

Title: Luski, Avrom (Eng) -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
On album: L-029(a)
Track ID: 9489
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Tenor Fun Shoyfres (Eng, Yid) -- טענאָר פֿון שופֿרות (ענגליש, ייִדיש)
On album: L-029(a)
Track ID: 14911
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Kosakoff, Reuben -- קאָסאַקאָף, רואבֿן
Artist: Temple Israel Choir, Charl., NC
Artist: Luski, Avrom (poem read in Yidish) לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Levitan, Gladys, English
First line: Tenor fun shoyfres, gehert hot men klor, s'iz tsitern...
First line:טענאָר פֿון שופֿרות, געהערט האָט מען קלאָר, ס'אז ציטערן אין...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: The cry of the shofar slashed through the air...

Title: Yidish (Luski, Eng, Yid) -- ייִדיש (לוסקי, ענגליש, ייִדיש)
On album: L-029(a)
Track ID: 17451
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Luski, Avrom (poem read in Yidish) לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Levitan, Gladys, English
First line: Yidish iz toyre, yidish is shayn, s'iz freyd, simkhe,
First line:ייִדיש איז תּורה, ייִדיש איז שײַן, ס'איז פֿרײד, סמחה,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Yiddish is light, joy, Torah, the tree of light...

Title: A Football Game -- אַ פֿוט באָל געים
Also known as: Getsl At A Football Game
Also known as: Pilke Fus
Author: Moyshe Nadir -- משה נאַדיר
Genre: Literary Origin/Humor
Subject: Football/Immigrant/Culture Clash/Syracuse/Colgate/Cheers
Song Comment: Sketch/Monologue
Origin: CD L-029(b)
Additional song notes: Getsl At A Football Game adapted from this monologue
On album: V0063 (Abraham Luski / Pilke Fus (Video) -- פּילקע פֿוס)
Track ID: 30929
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Ikh bin, vi ir zet mikh, a litvak fun minsker gubernie. Shabos nokh shvues ver..
First line (Yiddish):איך בין, ווי איר זעט מיך, אַ ליטוואַק פֿון מינסקער גובערניע. שבּת נאָך שבֿועת ווער..
Track comment: Recorded under title "Pilke Fus"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Monologue/Sketch

Title: Uri Tsvi Grinberg Read by Abe Luski
Genre: Video/Literary Origin/Documentary/Spoken Word
Subject: Uri Tsvi Grinberg/Poetry/Literature/Yiddish/Hebrew
On album: V0025
Track ID: 33918
Artist: Eneman, Sam
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Language: Yiddish/Hebrew
Style: Spoken Word/
Length: 47:00

Title: Joseph Papernikov read by Abe Luski
Genre: Literary Origin/Documentary/Spoken Word
Subject: Yosef Papernikov/Poetry/Literature/Yiddish
On album: V0023
Track ID: 33856
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Eneman, Sam
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 60:00

Title: Charlotte Yiddish Institute/Bar Mitzvah
Genre: Video/Documentary
Subject: Activities/Classes/Workshops/Interviews
On album: V0021 (Charlotte Yiddish Institute 1991; Bar Mitzvah Year Celebration (Video))
Track ID: 33946
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: VIVA KLEZMER
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Artist: Norich, Anita
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 87:00

Title: A Lid Vegn Khelmer Melamed -- אַ ליד וועגן כעלמער מלמד
Author: Friedman, Yankev -- פֿרידמאַן, יעקבֿ
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Birds/Children/Khelm/Israel/Fool/
Origin: Ephemera 1329 (cursive, difficult to read)
Translation: Ephemera 1329
Additional song notes: A Poem About The Melamed From Khelm
On album: L-029(b)2
Track ID: 38065
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Tsivikelet der chelmer melamud mit zayn fatshele mit a tsiterdike hant,…
First line (Yiddish):צעוויקלט דער כעלעמער מלמד זײַן פֿאַטשיילע מיט אַ ציטערדיקע האַנט, נעמט ארויס..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 7:24

Title: Groyse Oygn Sheyn (English)
On album: L-029(a)
Track ID: 37935
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Levitan, Gladys, English
First line: Deep, shining eyes, deep as the depths of the sea,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word

Title: Groyse Oygn Sheyn (Yiddish) -- גרױסע אױגן שײן (עמגליש, ייִדיש)
On album: L-029(a)
Track ID: 37936
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Pransky, Baila -- פּרײנסקי, בײלאַ
Artist: Kosakoff, Reuben -- קאָסאַקאָף, רואבֿן
First line: Groyse oygn sheyn, groyse vi der teyfer yam,
First line (Yiddish):גרױסי אױגן שײן, גרױסע װי דער טיפֿער ים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Artsong

Title: Shabos Yom Kipur -- שבת יום כּפּוּר
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word/Protest/Humor/Irony
Subject: God/Faith/Complaint/Problems/Neighbors/Irony/MemoryNeglect
Origin: Ephemera 1340
Additional song notes: Written for Shmuel Dzigan

Related information in folder 1340:On album: L-029(b)2
Track ID: 38067
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Ir darf mikh, ir vet mikh moykhl zayn, ikh darf mit emetser redn,…
First line (Yiddish):איך דאַרף מיך, איר וועט מיך מוחל זײַן, איך דאַרף מיט איימעטצן רעדן,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 6:05

Title: Robert Weinberg/Monologue
Genre: Spoken Word
On album: L-029(b)2
Track ID: 38068
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: S'iz a groyser koved far mir shteyn in ayer gegenvarg un hobn a gelegenheyt...
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז אַ גרויסער כּבֿוד פֿאַר מיר שטיין אין אייער געגענוואַרג און האָבן דער..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word
Length: 10:50

Title: A Griner Politsant -- אַ גרינער פּאָליטסאַנט
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word/Humorous
Subject: Policeman/Inexperienced/Immigrant/Israel/Soft Hearted
Origin: Ephemera 1229
Additional song notes: An Immigrant Policeman
On album: L-029(b)2
Track ID: 38070
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Shrekt aykh nisht, ikh gey aykh nisht arestirn, ikh bin nisht keyn gazln,…
First line (Yiddish):שרעקט אײַך נעשט, איך גיי אײַך נישט אַרעסטירן, איך בין נישט קײַן גזלן,...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 19:48

Title: Mayn Gezang Tsu Amerike -- אָ געזאַנג צו אַמעריקע
Author: Lutski, Avrom -- לוצקי, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word
Subject: Praise/America/Example/World/Sustenance/Example
Origin: Ephemera 1339
Additional song notes: My Song To America
On album: L-029(b)2
Track ID: 38071
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Mayn lid un mayn loyb tsu undzer Amerike, tsu undzer president, undzer congres..
First line (Yiddish):מײַן ליד און מײַן לויב צו אונדזער אַמעריקע, צו אונדזער פּרעזידענט, צו אונזער..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 3:17

Title: Yerusholaim (Yid, Molodovsky) -- ירושלים (ייִדיש, מאָלאָדאָװסקי)
Author: Molodovsky, Kadya -- מאָלאָדאָװסקי, קאַדיע
Genre: Literary Origin/Spoken Word/Place
Subject: Jerusalem/Old/Young/EternalWisdom/Blessing
Origin: Ephemera 1329
Additional song notes: Jerusalem
On album: L-029(b)2
Track ID: 38072
Artist: Luski, Avrom -- לוסקי, אַבֿרהם
First line: Oyf di berg fun yehuda, derhoybn iz Yerusholaim. Alt iz Yerushoaim, yung iz…
First line (Yiddish):אויף די בערג פֿון יהודה, דערהויבן איז ירשלים. אַלט איז ירושלים, יונג איז…
Language: Yiddish
Style: Spoken Word/Literary Origin
Length: 6:18

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