Look up artist Moskowitz, Abraham


Name: Moskowitz, Abraham
Name (Yiddish): מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Born: 1883
Died: 19??
Note: Born outside of Bucharest, Roumania/Emigrated to US 1913

Songs written or composed


Title: Liakele Liakele Ay Lu Lu -- ליאַקעלע ליאַקעלע אײַ לו לו
Author: Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Genre: Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Child/Sleep/Doll/Growth/Birds
Origin: Alb J-020(b)
Transliteration: Alb J-020(b)
Translation: Alb J-020(b)

Recording:


On album: J-020(b) (Jacinta Autres Chansons Yiddish (Other Yiddish Songs))
Track ID: 19174
Artist Jacinta
Orchestrations Grynszpan, Laurent
First line: Liakele, liakele, ay lu lu, dayn mame vigt dikh itster tsu,
First line:ליאַלקעלע, ליאַלקעלע, אײַ לו לו, דײַן מאַמע װיגט דיך איצטער צו,

Title: Tantsn Un Shpringen -- טאַנצן און שפּרינגען
Composer: Gutkin, Lisa
Composer: Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Additional song notes: Recorded on K-051(f) as "Bulgars #2" Title attribution of main theme needs to be further reserched- RAF

Recording:


On album: K-051(f) (The Klezmatics: Rise Up! Shteyt Oyf!)
Track ID: 31059
Accordion/High-strung guitar/Piano Sklamberg, Lorin
Various Horns/Piano/Organ/Keyboards/Percussion London, Frank
Alto Sax/Clarinet/Bass Clarinet/Kaval/Percussion Darrieu, Matthiau
Violin/Baritone Violin Gutkin, Lisa
Electric and Accoustic Basses/Tsimbl/Piano/Violin Morrissett, Paul
Hardanger Fiddle/Hurdy-Gurdy/Alto & Baritone Horns Morrissett, Paul
Drums/Percussion Licht, David
Track comment: Primary Title is "Bulgars #2"
Style: Klezmer
Length: 4:51

Title: Lyalkele -- ליאַלקעלע
Author: Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Composer: Dreytsel, Leon -- דרײצל, ל.
Genre: Children's, Lullaby
Subject: Sleep, Lullaby, Birds, Nest, Sing,Rocking/Doll
Origin: Ephemera 918
Transliteration: Ephemera 918
Translation: Ephemera 918
Additional song notes: Little Doll

Recording:


On album: S-145(a) (Songs From the Garden of Eden/ Jewish Lullabies and Nursery Rhymes)
Track ID: 38008
daf, riqq, darbouka, udu, cajon, pandeiro, guimbarde Paul Mindy
guitars, oud, mandolin, bouzouki, bass, percussion, vocals Jean-Christophe Hoarau
qanoun Khadija El Afrit
oud Mohamed Nabil Saied
accordion Christine Laforet
violin Jason Meyer
clarinet Yannick Thepault
First line: Lyalkele, lyalkele, ay-lyu-lyu Dayn mame vigt dikh itster tsu Mit a lidele...
First line (Yiddish):ליאַלקעלע, ליאַלקעלע, אײַ-ליו-ליו, דײַן מאַמע וויגט דיך איצטער צו.
Language: Yiddish
Length: 1:43

Other tracks with this artist


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.

Related information in folder 408: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

Title: Nit Di Hagode Nor Di Kneydlekh -- ניט די הגדה נאָר די קנײדלעך
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Immigrant/Shund/Double Entendre/Humorous
Subject: Warning
On album: S-067(b) (Abe Schwartz The Klezmer King)
Track ID: 30448
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Violin Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Piano Schwartz, Sylvia -- שװאַרץ, סילװיע
First line: S'iz shoyn tsayt…kukt aykh nisht arum, men geyt aheym ganz aleyn,
First line (Yiddish):..קוקט אײַך נישט אַרום, גײט אַהײם, גאַנז אַלײן, לױפֿט ניט אומעטום
Track comment: Originally recorded New York, Feb 1922 Columbia E755e
Language: Yiddish
Length: 2:47

Title: Mamenyu Libenyu -- מאַמעניו ליבעניו
Also known as: Mamenyu Kroynenyu
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Folk/Love/Lament
Subject: Love/Mother/Courting/Rejection/Child
Origin: Ber Fef 194/Vinkov 1 57/Brounoff.23
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 57
Translation: Vinkov 1 59/Brounoff.23
Music: Vinkov 1 57/Brounoff.23
On album: S-067(b) (Abe Schwartz The Klezmer King)
Track ID: 30457
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Orchestra Director Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
First line: Mamenyu, libenyu, kroynenyu, hartsenyu, shvayg shoyn a…
First line (Yiddish):מאַמעניו, ליבעניו, קרױנעניו, האַרצעניו, שװײַג שױן אַ װײַלינקע...
Track comment: Originally recorded New York, Sept 1922/ Columbia E 7781
Language: Yiddish
Length: 3:20

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: Y-021(a)2 (Yiddish New York - Paris - Varsovie 1910-1940 - CD 2)
Track ID: 23782
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
First line: Koyf mir nit keyn kleydelekh un makh mir nit sheyn,
First line (Yiddish):קױף מיר ניט קײן קלײדעלעך און מאָך מיר ניט שײן,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Nit Di Hagode Nor Di Kneydlekh -- ניט די הגדה נאָר די קנײדלעך
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Immigrant/Shund/Double Entendre/Humorous
Subject: Warning
On album: L-050(a) (Martin Lorber Collection of 78 RPM Recordings)
Track ID: 27670
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
First line: ...kukt aykh nisht arum, geyt aheym, ganz aleyn,
First line (Yiddish):..קוקט אײַך נישט אַרום, גײט אַהײם, גאַנז אַלײן, לױפֿט ניט אומעטום
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Columbia E7573 78rpm Box 2
Language: Yiddish
Style: Theatre/Humorous

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.

Related information in folder 408: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

Title: Nokh Fuftsn Yor
On album: 056f (Moskowitz, Abraham, Tenor/ Nokh Fuftsn Yor/ S'iz A Blof (Bluff))
Track ID: 30399
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: S'iz A Blof (Bluff)
On album: 056f (Moskowitz, Abraham, Tenor/ Nokh Fuftsn Yor/ S'iz A Blof (Bluff))
Track ID: 30400
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: Yashke Fort Avek
On album: 044d (Moskowitz, Abraham/ Mamenyu, Lyubenyu/ Yashke Fort Avek)
Track ID: 30045
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: Oy Di Meydelekh -- אוי די מיידעלעך
Author: Shumsky, Oscar -- שומסקי, אָסקער
Genre: Theater/Operetta
Subject: Women/Clothes/Attraction/Troubles/Beauty/Joy
Origin: Sheet Music, Box 30
Transliteration: Sheet Music, Box 30
Music: Sheet Music, Box 30
Additional song notes: From the operetta "Liovka Molodiets"/ See Heskes Catlg # 1001
On album: 007i (Moskowitz, Abraham, Tenor/ Oy Di Meydlekh/ Der Rayznder)
Track ID: 28987
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: Der Rayznder
On album: 007i (Moskowitz, Abraham, Tenor/ Oy Di Meydlekh/ Der Rayznder)
Track ID: 28988
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: Ikh Hob Zi Gefunen
On album: 013f (Moskowits, Abraham, tenor/ Ikh Hob Zi Gefunen/ Oyf A Rumenisher Khasene)
Track ID: 29147
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: Oyf A Rumenisher Khasene
On album: 013f (Moskowits, Abraham, tenor/ Ikh Hob Zi Gefunen/ Oyf A Rumenisher Khasene)
Track ID: 29148
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: A Malke Oyf Peysekh -- אַ מלכּה אױף פּסח
Author: Gilrod, Louis -- גילראָד, לאָויס
Composer: Gilrod, Louis -- גילראָד, לאָויס
Genre: Theater
Subject: Holiday/Peysekh/King/Queen/Love
On album: 013m (Moskowitz, Abraham/ A Malke Oyf Peysekh/ Peysekh Tsayt)
Track ID: 29161
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Language: Yiddish

Title: Peysekh Tsayt -- פּסח צײַט
On album: 013m (Moskowitz, Abraham/ A Malke Oyf Peysekh/ Peysekh Tsayt)
Track ID: 29162
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: Dos Freylekhe Lidele
On album: 015g (Moskowitz, Abraham, tenor/ Dos Freylekhe Lidele/ Mayn Tayere Kishinev)
Track ID: 29219
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: Mayn Tayere Kishinev
On album: 015g (Moskowitz, Abraham, tenor/ Dos Freylekhe Lidele/ Mayn Tayere Kishinev)
Track ID: 29220
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: Mamenyu Libenyu -- מאַמעניו ליבעניו
Also known as: Mamenyu Kroynenyu
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Folk/Love/Lament
Subject: Love/Mother/Courting/Rejection/Child
Origin: Ber Fef 194/Vinkov 1 57/Brounoff.23
Transliteration: Vinkov 1 57
Translation: Vinkov 1 59/Brounoff.23
Music: Vinkov 1 57/Brounoff.23
On album: 044d (Moskowitz, Abraham/ Mamenyu, Lyubenyu/ Yashke Fort Avek)
Track ID: 30044
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert Style

Title: Vu Iz Dos Gesele -- װוּ איז דאָס געסעלע
Also known as: Vi Iz Dos Gesele
Genre: Folk/Love/Waltz/Lament
Subject: Love/Dwelling/Memory/Street
Origin: Alb H-007(a)/Jaffee Kam 13/Alb S-062(a)/Alb B-036(a)/ Oyfn Veg 121
Transliteration: Alb S-062(a)/Alb B-036(a)/Alb V0121/ Oyfn Veg 121
Translation: Alb S-062(a)/Alb B-036(a)/Alb V0121
Music: Jaffe Kam 13/Estella 6/
Additional song notes: Where Is The Little Street (Alleyway?)
On album: F-045(a)1 (From Avenue A To The Great White Way/ Yiddish & American Popular Songs/ Disk 1)
Track ID: 28528
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Cymbalom Moskowitz, Joseph
First line: Vi iz dos gesele, vi iz di shtib, vi voynt dos yingele veyem k'hob lib,
First line (Yiddish):װי איז דאָס געסעלע, װי איז די שטיב, װי װױנט דRס ייִנגעלע װעמען כ'חאָב ליב
Track comment: Originally recorded July 23, 1927, Columbia 8144F/unknown piano
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk
Length: 03:22

Title: Hulyet Hulyet Kinderlekh -- הוליעט הוליעט קינדערלעך
Also known as: Frolic Frolic Children
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Folk
Subject: Children/Aging/Nostalgia
Origin: ML MTAG 214/Alb L-023(a)/Alb Z-012(a)/Alb B-007(a)/Kinderbuch 178/Vinkov 5 7
Transliteration: ML MTAG 214/Alb B-007(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Kinderbuch 178/Alb T-031(b)Vinkov 5 3
Translation: Kinderbuch 178/Alb L-023(a)/Alb B-007(a)/AlbT-031(b)/Vinkov 5 9
Music: ML MTAG 214/Alb Z-012(a)/Kinderbuch 178/Vinkov 5 7
Additional song notes: Frolic Children
On album: F-045(a)1 (From Avenue A To The Great White Way/ Yiddish & American Popular Songs/ Disk 1)
Track ID: 28510
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Cymbolom Moskowitz, Joseph
First line: Hulyet, kleyne kinderlekh, es zol zayn friling tseyt, Kinderlekh ir veyst...
First line (Yiddish):הוליעט קליינע קינדערלעך, עס זאָל זײַן פֿרילינג צײַט, קינדערלעך איר װייסט נאָר..
Track comment: Originally recorded March 23, 1927/ Columbia 8144F
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop
Length: 03:13

Title: Nit Di Hagode Nor Di Kneydlekh -- ניט די הגדה נאָר די קנײדלעך
Composer: Schwartz, Abe -- שװאַרץ, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Immigrant/Shund/Double Entendre/Humorous
Subject: Warning
On album: 002m (Moskowitz, Abraham/ Nit Di Hagode,Nur Di Kneydlekh/ Di Grine Kuzine)
Track ID: 28833
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
First line (Yiddish):..קוקט אײַך נישט אַרום, גײט אַהײם, גאַנז אַלײן, לױפֿט ניט אומעטום
Language: Yiddish

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.

Related information in folder 408:On album: 002m (Moskowitz, Abraham/ Nit Di Hagode,Nur Di Kneydlekh/ Di Grine Kuzine)
Track ID: 28834
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Language: Yiddish

Title: Ale Vayber Zoln Lebn 100 Yor
On album: 035t (Moskowitz, Abraham/ Ale Vayber Zoln Lebn 100 Yor/ Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb)
Track ID: 29804
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Language: Yiddish

Title: Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb -- איך בין אַ באָרדער בײַ מײַן װײַב
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Divorce/Relationship/Border/Double Entendre
Origin: ML PYS 254
Transliteration: ML PYS 254/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb W-031(a)/Alb M-068(a)04
Translation: Alb W-031(a)
Music: ML PYS 254
Additional song notes: I'M My Wife's Border

Related information in folder 495:On album: 035t (Moskowitz, Abraham/ Ale Vayber Zoln Lebn 100 Yor/ Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb)
Track ID: 29805
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם

Title: Oy Di Meydelekh -- אוי די מיידעלעך
Author: Shumsky, Oscar -- שומסקי, אָסקער
Genre: Theater/Operetta
Subject: Women/Clothes/Attraction/Troubles/Beauty/Joy
Origin: Sheet Music, Box 30
Transliteration: Sheet Music, Box 30
Music: Sheet Music, Box 30
Additional song notes: From the operetta "Liovka Molodiets"/ See Heskes Catlg # 1001
On album: L-059(a) (Lider Fun Boydem 2/Di Beste Lider Fun 78 Platen/Songs From The Attic/The Best of 78 Records/ Ikh Lib Dikh -- לידער פֿון בוידעם 2\די בעסטע לידער פֿון 78 פּלאַטען\ איך ליב דיך)
Track ID: 32951
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
First line: Ver es zet di meydelekh, yo ikh ken zey gut,
First line (Yiddish):ווער עס זעט די מיידעלעך, יאָ, איך קען זיי גוט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Song and Dance/Vaudeville
Length: 03:15

Title: Vu Iz Dos Gesele -- װוּ איז דאָס געסעלע
Also known as: Vi Iz Dos Gesele
Genre: Folk/Love/Waltz/Lament
Subject: Love/Dwelling/Memory/Street
Origin: Alb H-007(a)/Jaffee Kam 13/Alb S-062(a)/Alb B-036(a)/ Oyfn Veg 121
Transliteration: Alb S-062(a)/Alb B-036(a)/Alb V0121/ Oyfn Veg 121
Translation: Alb S-062(a)/Alb B-036(a)/Alb V0121
Music: Jaffe Kam 13/Estella 6/
Additional song notes: Where Is The Little Street (Alleyway?)
On album: M-047(d) (Cantors Klezmorim and Crooners: 1905-1953 / Classic Yiddish 78s from the Mayrent Collection B)
Track ID: 35589
Vocal Moskowitz, Abraham -- מאָסקאָוויץ, אבֿרהם
Cymbalom Moskowitz, Joseph
First line: Vi iz dos gesele, vi iz di shtib, vi voynt dos Yingele vemen kh'hob lib,
First line (Yiddish):װוּ איז דאָס געסעלע, װי איז די שטיב, װוּ וווּינט דאָס ייִנגעלע װעמען כ'האָב ליב,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Waltz
Length: 3:27

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