Look up artist Mills, Alan


Name: Mills, Alan

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Title: Her Nor Du Sheyn Meydele -- הער נאָר דו שײן מײדעלע
Also known as: Zog Mir Du Sheyn Meydele
Also known as: Her nor, du schejn Mejdele
Also known as: Zog Mir Sheyn Meydele
Genre: Love/Privation/Emigration
Subject: Journey/Depravation/Emigration
Origin: Alb K-023(a)/ML MTAG 32/Alb K-075(a)/
Transliteration: ML MTAG 32/Alb R-001(a)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb N-020(a)/
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Alb N-020(a)/Alb K-075(a)/G-069(a)
Music: ML MTAG 32
On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 6423
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Raasche
First line: Her nor, du sheyn meydele, her nor, du fayn meydele,
First line (Yiddish):הער נאָר, דו שײן מײדעלע, הער נאָר דו פֿײַן מײדעלע, װאָס װעסטו...
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album notes.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Lama Suka Zu (Heb) -- למה סכּה זוּ (עבֿרית)
On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 8837
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Raasche
First line: Lama suka zu, aba tov sheli, lama suka zu, aba tov sheli
First line (Hebrew):למה סכּה זוּ, אבּא טוֹב שלי, למא סכּה זוּ, אבּא טוֹב שלי ?
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album notes.
Language: Hebrew

Title: Bay Dem Shtetl -- בײַ דעם שטעטל
Also known as: In Mayn Shtetl
Also known as: In The Valley
Genre: Folk/Children
Subject: Shtetl/Home/Parents/Family/Animals/Barnyard Sounds/Joy
Origin: Rub Oak 95/R-007(b)/Kinderbuch 164/Alb L-062(a)
Transliteration: Rub Oak 16/Alb O-001(c)/Kinderbuch 164/Alb R-001(a)/Alb R-007(b)/Alb R-007(f)1
Translation: Rub Oak 16/Alb R-007(b)/Kinderbuch 165/Alb R-007(f)1
Music: Kinderbuch 164/Rub Oak 16
Additional song notes: Liner notes on Alb P-038(b) and L-061(a) credit Moyshe Oysher as composer and Zalmen Rozental with the text.
On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 2020
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Rozental, Zalmen -- ראָזענטאַל, זלמן
First line: Bay dem shtetl shteyt a shtibl, mit a grinem dakh, mit a..
First line (Yiddish):בײַ דעם שטעטל שטײט אַ שטיבל, מיט אַ גרינעם דאַך, מיט אַ גרינעם..
Track comment: Translat, translit with album notes.
Language: Yiddish

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

Related information in folder 185:On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 2987
Artist: Mills, Alan
First line: Akh, vi di yorn zaynen farforn, Zayt Ikh bin milner ot o do?
First line (Yiddish):אַך, װי די יאָרן זײַנען פֿאָרפֿאָרן, זײַט איך בין מילנער אָט אָ דאָ ?
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album notes.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Dayenu -- דינוּ
Genre: Holiday/Haggadah/Passover/
Subject: Sufficiency/Torah/Sabbath/Israel/Exodus/Egypt/Thankfullness
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 54
Transliteration: Coopersmith NJS 54/Alb K-022(b)/Alb R-001(a)/Schwartz 14
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 54/Alb R-001(a)/Schwartz 14/Metro Album 13
Music: Coopersmith NJS 54/Schwartz 14/Metro Album 13

Related information in folder 696:On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 2922
Artist: Mills, Alan
First line: Ilu hotse hotsianu, hotsianu mi mitsrayim, hotsianu mitsrayim, dayenu…
First line (Hebrew):אלו הוֹציא, הוֹציאנוּ, הוֹציאנוּ ממצרים, ממצרים הוֹציאנוּ, דיינוּ.
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album notes.
Language: Hebrew

Title: Eyn Mol Tu Ikh Zikh Banayen -- אײן מאָל טו איך זיך באַנײַען
Also known as: Eyn Mol
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Poverty/Drinking/Shabos/Whiskey/Dance/Drunk/Maiden
Song Comment: Borukh Elokeynu- Varient
Origin: Alb K-051(e)/Alb B-090(x)
Transliteration: Alb K-051(e)/Alb R-001(a)/Alb B-090(x)
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Alb K-051(e)

Related information in folder 132:On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 4999
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Raasche
First line: Eyn mol (4x), eyn mol tu ikh zikh banayen,
First line:אײן מאָל (4מ), אין מאָל טו איך זיך באַנײַען, אַ גאַנצע װאָך...
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album title.

Title: Nem Aroys A Ber Fun Vald -- נעם אַרױס אַ בער פֿון װאַלד
Genre: Folk/Humor
Subject: Bear/Forest/Children/Virgin/Fools/Shirts/Ladder/Fish
Transliteration: Alb R-001(a)/Alb C-035(e)
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Alb C-036(e)
Additional song notes: Take A Bear Out Of The Forest

Related information in folder 423:On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 10970
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Raasche
First line: Nem aroys a ber fun vald, un lern im oys shraybn,
First line:נעם אַרױס אַ בער פֿון װאַלד, און לערן אים אױס שרײַבען,
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album notes.

Title: Ot Azoy Neyt A Shnayder -- אָט אַזױ נײט אַ שנײַדער
Genre: Folk
Subject: Occupation/Tailor/Poverty
Origin: Rubin Oak 90/Alb R-001(a)/Alb R-007(a)/Alb R-007(f)2/Alb R-007(g)/Alb B-004(c)
Transliteration: Rubin Oak 50/Alb R-001(a)/Alb H-002(c))Alb R-007(f)2/Alb R-007(g)/Alb B-004(c)
Translation: Rubin Oak 50/Alb R-001(a)/Alb R-007(a)Alb R-007(f)2/Alb L-049(a)/Alb B-004(c)/
Music: Rubin Oak 50
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb 216-17 for relationship between Ot Azoy Neyt A Shnayder and That's The Way A Tailor Sews (The Tailor Song)./ Recorded under title "Shnayder" by the Budapester Klezmer Band [Alb B-065(c)].
On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 11600
Artist: Mills, Alan
First line: Ot azoy neyt a shnayder, ot azoy neyt er dokh!
First line:אַט אַזױ נײט אַ שנײַדער, אָט אַזױ נײט ער דאָך!
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album notes.

Title: Lekoved Dem Heylign Shabos -- לכּבֿד דעם הײליגן שבּת
Also known as: Rebenyu
Genre: Folk
Subject: Shabos/Food/Poverty/Challah/Fish/Meat/Faith/Rebe
Origin: Alb R-001(a)
Transliteration: Alb R-001(a)
On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 12677
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Raasche
First line: Rebenu, rebenu, "vos iz, rebenyu, rebenyu, "vos iz",
First line:רבּיניו, רבּיניו, "װאָס איז", רבּינין, רבּיניו, "װאָס איז,"
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album notes.

Title: Reyzele -- רײזעלע
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Love/Courtship/Folk
Subject: Love/Courtship
Origin: ML MTAG 48/Alb L-023(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb B-007(b)Belarsky Fav 31
Transliteration: ML MTAG 48/Alb L-023(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb R-001(a)/Belarsky Fav 15
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-033(a)/Alb B-007(b)/Belarsky Fav 15
Music: ML MTAG 50/Gold Zem 186/Belarsky Fav 15
Additional song notes: See Heskes 1, entries 2165, 2931, 3281 respecting sheet music. See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 731:On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 12750
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Raasche
First line: Shteyt zikh dort in gesele, shtil fartrakht a hayzele,
First line (Yiddish):שטײט זיך דאָרט אין געסעלע, שטיל פֿאַרטראַכט אַ הײַזעלע,
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album notes.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen -- ראָזשינקעס מיט מאַנדלען
Also known as: Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof
Author: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Theatre/Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Mother/Son/Metaphor/Occupation/Future/Raisens/Almonds
Song Comment: From the operetta "Shulamis"
Origin: ML MTAG 04/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 7/Alb L-023(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Vinkov 4 188/Sh Sh 37
Transliteration: ML MTAG 04/GYF 06/Alb D-004(k)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb R-001(a)/Alb L-023(a)
Translation: Alb L-023(a)/Bikel 99/GYF 7/Alb K-014(a)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb R-001(a)Sh Sh 36
Music: ML MTAG 05/Bikel 99/Vinkov 4 188/Metro Scher 20
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb, p. 43-44 for relationship to Berlin's "Blue Skies" See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 189:On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 12921
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Raasche
First line: In dem beys-hamikdosh, In a vinkl kheyder, zitst di almone..
First line (Yiddish):אין דעם בית־המקדש, אין אַ װינקל־חדר, זיצט די אַלמנה בת־ציון…
Track comment: From the operetta "Shulamis"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Tayere Malke -- טײַערע מלכּה
Also known as: Bim Bom (Tayere Malke)
Also known as: Der Bekher (Warshavsky)
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk/Holiday/Peysekh/Passover
Subject: Wife/Toast/Drinking/Passover/Enemies/Wine Cup/
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/Warshav 19/Alb M-029(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb B-004(c)Kinderbuch 84
Transliteration: Alb B-004(c)/Alb B-007(a)/Alb L-001(a)/Alb L-024(a)/Kinderbuch 85/CD K-029(j)
Translation: Alb L-024(a)/Kinderbuch 85/Alb B-007(a)/Alb T-018(a)/CD K-029(j)/Sh Sh 200
Music: ML YT 64/Kinderbuch 84
Additional song notes: Originally titled "Der Bekher"
On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 14855
Artist: Mills, Alan
First line: Tayere Malke, gezunt zolstu zayn, gis on dem bekher,
First line (Yiddish):טײַערע מלכּה, געזונט זאָלסטו זײַן, גיס אָן דעם בעכער,
Track comment: Transliteration and translation with album title.
Language: Yiddish

Title: Tayere Malke -- טײַערע מלכּה
Also known as: Bim Bom (Tayere Malke)
Also known as: Der Bekher (Warshavsky)
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk/Holiday/Peysekh/Passover
Subject: Wife/Toast/Drinking/Passover/Enemies/Wine Cup/
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/Warshav 19/Alb M-029(a)/Alb O-001(b)/Alb B-004(c)Kinderbuch 84
Transliteration: Alb B-004(c)/Alb B-007(a)/Alb L-001(a)/Alb L-024(a)/Kinderbuch 85/CD K-029(j)
Translation: Alb L-024(a)/Kinderbuch 85/Alb B-007(a)/Alb T-018(a)/CD K-029(j)/Sh Sh 200
Music: ML YT 64/Kinderbuch 84
Additional song notes: Originally titled "Der Bekher"
On album: R-024(a) (Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen A Montage/Documentary)
Track ID: 14856
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Willens, Rita Jacobs
First line: Tayere Malke, gezunt zolstu zayn, gis on dem bekher,
First line (Yiddish):טײַערע מלכּה, געזונט זאָלסטו זײַן, גיס אָן דעם בעכער,
Track comment: From Album R-01(a)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Undzer Nigndl -- אונדזער ניגונדל
Also known as: A Nigndl (Undzer Nigndl)
Also known as: Hobn Mir A Nigndl
Also known as: Our Song
Author: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Composer: Shternheim, Nokhem -- שטערנהײַם, נחום
Genre: Folk
Subject: Family/Melody/Tune/Parents/Children/Grandparents/Joy
Origin: ML MTAG 158/Shternheim 70/Alb G-026(a)/Alb R-022(a)/Alb C-015(a)
Transliteration: Shernheim 70/Alb C-015(a)/ML MTAG 158/Alb D-016(a)/Alb R-001(a)
Translation: Alb R-001(a)/Vinkov 2 68/Alb R-022(a)/Alb J-007(a)/Alb L-024(b)
Music: Shternheim 70/ML MTAG 158/Gold Zem 86/
Additional song notes: Our Melody Also Translation and transliteration on Alb 126(a)
On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 15928
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Raasche
First line: Hobn mir a nigundl, In nakhes un in freydn, Zingen mir es,
First line (Yiddish):האָבן מיר אַ ניגונדל, אין נחת און אין פֿרײדן, זינגען מיר עס,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Vos Zhe Vilstu ? -- װאָס זשע װילסטו ?
Also known as: Mayn Tayer Kind
Genre: Folk/
Subject: Occupation/Husband/Mother/Daughter/Match
Origin: Bugatch 106
Transliteration: Silverman SJP 6/Alb R-001(a)/Gold Zem 156/Irza 17
Translation: Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-001(a)/Silverman SJP 7/Bugatch 106
Music: Silverman SJP 6/Gold Zem 155/Irza 17/Bugatch 106
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 737:On album: R-001(a) (Raasche and Alan Mills sing Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 16738
Artist: Mills, Alan
Artist: Raasche
First line: Vos zhe vilstu, a shnayder far a man, a shnayder far a man,
First line:װאָס זשע װילסטו, אַ שנײַדער פֿאַר אַ מאַן, אַ שנײַדער פֿאָר אַ מאַן,
Track comment: Tranliteration and translation with album notes.

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