Look up artist Ney, Philip


Name: Ney, Philip
Name (Yiddish): נײ, פֿיליפּ

Songs written or composed


Title: O'Brian -- אָ'ברײַען
Also known as: Say O'brian
Author: Ney, Philip -- נײ, פֿיליפּ
Genre: Humerous/Literary Origin/Humorous
Subject: Poverty/Charity/Hunger/Marriage/Wine
Origin: Shteyn 277/Alb R-007(g)
Transliteration: Alb R-007(f)5/Alb Roo7(g)Alb L-049(a)
Translation: Alb R007(g)Alb L-049(a)
Music: Shteyn 277
Additional song notes: Melody - "For God is a jolly good fellow"

Recordings:


On album: R-007(f)5 (Yiddish Folksongs Ruth Rubin -- ייִדישע פֿאָלקסלידער)
Track ID: 11312
Vocal Rubin, Ruth -- רובין, רותּ
First line: Say, O'brien, kenst mir a gmiles khesed layen, just now.
First line:סײ, אָ'ברײַען, קענסט מיר אַ גמילת חסד לײַען, דזשאָסט נאָאו,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Tranliteration and translation with album notes
Language: Yiddish/Hebrew/English
Style: Folk

On album: R-007(g)
Track ID: 11313
Vocal Rubin, Ruth -- רובין, רותּ
First line: Say, O'brien, kenst mir a gmiles khesed layen, just now.
First line:סײ, אָ'ברײַען, קענסט מיר אַ גמילת חסד לײַען, דזשאָסט נאָאו,
Track comment: Text, tranliteration and translation with album notes
Language: Yiddish/Hebrew/English
Style: Folk

On album: L-049(a) (Bin Ikh Mir A Shnayderl/Yiddish Work Songs Sung By Mark Levy)
Track ID: 27508
Vocal Levy, Mark
First line: Say, O'brien, kenst mir a gmiles khesed layen, just now.
First line:סײ, אָ'ברײַען, קענסט מיר אַ גמילת חסד לײַען, דזשאָסט נאָאו,
Track comment: Recorded under "Say O'brian"
Language: Yiddish/Hebrew/English
Style: Folk

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