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Title: Segaba La Nina (Spanish)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 8969
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Artist Raim, Ethel & Alex Hassilev, arr
Artist Raim, Ethel
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Segaba la nina y ataba, Y a cada mamadita descansaba.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Kudryafchik Maldoi (Russian)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 8696
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Okh, kudryatchik, kudryatchik, ti moi, Raskudryavaya...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: La Carmagnole (French)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 8784
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist DeCormier, Robert
First line: Madame Veto avait promis, De faire egorger tout Paris,
Track comment: Madome Veto had promised to put all of Paris to ruin,
Language: French

Title: Ladarke (Croation)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 8819
Composer Cossetto, Emil
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Kogan, Alice, flute
First line: Mi nosimo zelen vencec, Daj nam, Lado lepi, Lado,
Track comment: We carry a green wreath, give us Lado, beautiful Lado,

Title: Shto Me E Milo (Macedonian)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 14310
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: Shto mi e milo, milo i drago, vo Struga grada, momo dukyan..
Track comment: How I would like to have a shop in the town of Struga,

Title: Shtoi Ta Zvon (Russian)
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 14313
Artist Pennywhistlers
Arranger Piatnitsky Chorus
First line: Shtoi ta zvon, shtoi ta zvon, na nashei kalakoinye,
Track comment: Why are the bells ringing, Vanya, why is the whole town...

Title: Thalassa (Greek)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 14960
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Thalassa, thalassa tus thalassinus thalassaki mu,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Sjaj Mesece (Serbian)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 14541
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Artist Raim, Ethel
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Sjaj mesece veceras, ei, kao sto si jesenas
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Niska Banja (Serbian)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 11164
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Artist Spasolevic, Miliza, arr
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Niska banja topia voda, za nislije ziva zgoda.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Amar Rabi Akiva -- אמר רבּי אקיבא
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 1231
Artist Pennywhistlers
Arranger Raim, Walter, arr
First line: Amar Rabi Akiva, veahavta lereakha, lereakha kamokha,
Track comment: Thus said Rabbi Akiva, "Thou shall love thy neighbor as..."
Language: Hebrew

Title: Amen
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 1243
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: Mary had a baby (3x), amen, amen, Laid him in a manger (3x),
Language: English

Title: Bre Petrunko
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 2576
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Koutev, P., arr
First line: Bre Petrunko mori, malai mo, Bre Petrunko, mali mome,
Track comment: Loveley Petruna is leading the dance,
Language: Bulgarian

Title: Bright Morining Star
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 2598
Artist Pennywhistlers
First line: Bright morning stars are rising, day is breaking in my soul,
Language: English

Title: Colours
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 2797
Author/Composer Donovan
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: Yellow is the colour of my true love's hair,
Language: English

Title: Di Elegia Fun Fastrigosa -- די עלעגיע פֿון פֿאַסטריגתאַ
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Composer: Seltzer, Dov -- זלצר, דב
Genre: Literary Origin/Theatre/Purim Shpil/Lament
Subject: Love/Disappointment/Queen Esther
Origin: Manger Meg 23/Manger SB 40
Translation: Manger Wolf 43
Music: Manger SB 42
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 3544
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Instrumental Arranger Hellerman, Fred
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Fastrigosa der shnayderyung dreyt zikh unter di fenster,
First line (Yiddish):פֿאַסטריגאָתאַ דער שנײַדעריונג דרײט זיך אונטער די פֿענסטער,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Part of "Purim Suite" with "Di Malke Kumt Tsum Melekh"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Di Arbuzn -- די אַרבוזן
Also known as: Libster Mayne
Also known as: S'iz Der Step
Also known as: A Libes Lid Fun A Kolvirtke
Also known as: Lid Fun A Kalvirtke
Author: Abarbanel, Mendl -- אַבאַרבאַנעל, מענדל
Composer: Yomen, Ben -- יאָמען, בען
Genre: Literary Origin/Love
Subject: Love/Harvest/Fertility/Fruit/Cherries/Watermelon/Plums/Ripe
Origin: Alb P-003(b)/ML SOG 230/Alb N-020(a)/
Transliteration: Alb P-003(b)/ML SOG 230/Alb N-020(a)/CD M-062(a)
Translation: Silverman SJP p14/CD M-062(a)
Music: ML SOG 230/Silverman SJP p14
Additional song notes: Same melody as "Oyf Di Vegn"
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 3505
Artist Pennywhistlers
Arranger Raim, Ethel
First line: S'iz der step shoyn opgeshorn, un shoyn alts tsunoyfgenumen,
First line (Yiddish):ס'איז דער סטעפּ שױן אָפּגעשאָרן, און שױן אַלץ צונױפֿגענומען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Choral/Acapella

Title: Cotton Mill Girls
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 2827
Additional Lyrics West, Hedy
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: I worked in the cotton mill all of my life, And I ain't...
Track comment: North Georgia folk song
Language: English

Title: Daragoi Da Daragoi
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 2895
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Fyodorov Sisters, arr
First line: Daragoi da, daragoi, ni dyelai izmyenushki,
Track comment: Oh, my sweetheart, do not tell me we are through,
Language: Russian

Title: Dilmano Dilbero
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 3866
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Koutev, Phillipe, arr
First line: Dilmano. dilbero, Dilmano, dilbero, Kazhi mi kak se sadi...
Track comment: Beautiful Dilmano, Tell me how you sow green pepper,
Language: Bulgarian

Title: Dobryvechir Diwchyno
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 3909
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Artist Janusz, Mike and Ethel Raim
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Dobryvechir, diwchyno, kudyidesh.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Ukrainian

Title: Dumai Zlato (Bulgarian)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 4384
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Koutev, Philippe, arr
First line: I dumai, Zlato, du... I mori, dumai na makya si,
Track comment: Speak up, Zlato and tell your mother ti give you to me,

Title: Dunayetska Voda (Polish)
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 4386
Artist Pennywhistlers
Track comment: A trio of songs from the Tatra Mountains.

Title: Dve Nevesti (Bulgarian)
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 4403
Artist Pennywhistlers
First line: E dve nevesti oro vodat, doz doz done le done libe moe,

Title: Get Up Get Out (Scottish)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 5609
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Arranger Bikel, Theodore
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Get up get out ya lazy lout. Get intae your working claes.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Kak Pa Moryu (Russian)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 7765
Artist Pennywhistlers
Arranger Fedorov Sisters, arr
First line: Kak pa moryu Pa sinyomi, pa valnistamu,
Track comment: By the sea, by the blue wavy sea, a swan and her young...
Language: Russian

Title: Kaloda Duda (English, Russian)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 7810
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Kaloda duda ldye zh ti bila, konyei styeregia, konyei...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: S'falt a Shney -- ס'פֿאַלט אַ שנײ
Genre: Lament/Occupation/Labor
Subject: Seamstress/Labor/Youth
Origin: ML SOG 64/Gelb GB 31
Transliteration: ML SOG 64/Alb P-003(c)/Alb L-049(a)
Translation: Alb L-049(a)/Alb P-003(c)
Music: Gelb GB 31
Additional song notes: See comments and background in ML SOG 64.
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 7350
Arranger Sheyn, I.
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: S'falt a shney, tog un nakht, tog un nakht, nor ikh ney...
First line (Yiddish):ס'פֿאַלט אַ שנײ, טאָג און נאַכט, טאָג און נאַכט, נאָר איך נײ, נאָר...
Language: Yiddish

Title: Iz Dolu (Macedonian)
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 7592
Artist Pennywhistlers
First line: Iz dolu ide edno nevestentse, belo, belo male, belo ta...

Title: Jovano (Macedonian)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 7681
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: Jovano, Jovanko, Kray Vardara sedish, mori
Track comment: Jovano, Jovanke, They were sitting by the Varada River,
Language: Macedonian

Title: Letyat Utki (Russian)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 9123
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: Letyat uki, letyat uki i dva gusya,
Track comment: The ducks are flying, and two geese, Oh the one I love...

Title: Maika Rada Sitno Plete (Bulgarian)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 9598
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Koutev, Phillipe, arr
First line: Maika Rade sitno plete, Sitno plete, lyuto kulne,
Track comment: Similar to "Nit Baytog Un Nit Baynakht"

Title: Mayn Rue Plats -- מײַן רוע פּלאַץ
Also known as: Mekom Menukhati
Also known as: Arbeter-Romans
Author: Rosenfeld, Morris -- ראָזענפֿעלד, מאָריס
Composer: Rosenfeld, Morris -- ראָזענפֿעלד, מאָריס
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk/Labor
Subject: Factory/Sweatshop
Song Comment: Eng Translat from Forward - Ephemra 537
Origin: ML MTAG 150/Alb Y-007(a)/Levin N 75/Belarsky 217/CD B-086(a)/Vinkov 4 33
Transliteration: CD L-054(a)/CD B-086(a)/CD L-049(a)/Alb Y-007(a)/Alb L-004(a)/Levin N 75
Translation: CD L-054(a)/Alb L-004(a)/Alb Y-007(a)/Alb A-036(a)/Alb K-029(e)/Vinkov 4 33/Ep
Music: Sh Sh 158/Levin N 75/Belarsky 034/Alb Y-007(a)/Vinkov 4 33
Additional song notes: My Resting Place / English Adaption Ephemra 537 Also translation and transliteration on Album B-126(a)

Related information in folder 478:On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 9910
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: Nit zukh mikh, vu di mirtn grinen! Gefinst mikh dortn nit,
First line (Yiddish):ניט זוך מיך, װוּ די מירטן גרינען! געפֿינסט מיך דאָרטן ניט,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Mamko (Czech)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 9737
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
Artist Kogan, A. & Deborah Lesser, flute
First line: Mamko, moya mamko, Me sladke yabutsko,
Track comment: My dear mother, my sweet apple, If I wandered the whole...

Title: Oyfn Oyvn Zitst A Meydl -- אױפֿן אױװן זיצט אַ מײדל
Also known as: Tumba Tumba Ba
Genre: Folk
Subject: Courting/Oven/Sewing/Thread/Attraction
Origin: Ber Fef 242/ML MTAG 44/Alb R-049(a)/Alb R-024(d)/Alb B-090(x)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 44/Alb R-049(a)/Alb P-002(b)/WEVD 2/Alb P-024(d)/Alb K-068(e)/B-090(x
Translation: Alb R-049(a)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb P-002(b)/Alb T-015(c)/Alb L-024(b)/Alb R-002(d)/
Music: Ber Fef 242/ML MTAG 44
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 11855
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: Oyfn oyvn zitst a meydl, tumba, tumba, ba, un zi heft a...
First line (Yiddish):אױפֿן אױװן זיצט אַ מײדל, טומבאַ, טונבאַ, באַ, און זי העפֿט אַ...
Language: Yiddish

Title: Polegnala Ya Tudora (Bulgarian)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 12293
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Koutev, Phillipe, arr
First line: Polegnala ye Tudora, Mome Tudora, Tudoro,
Track comment: Tudora is lying under a tree, an olive tree.

Title: Portland Town (Eng)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 12326
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: I was born in Portland town, I was born in Portland town,

Title: Roll On Columbia (Eng)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 12862
Author/Composer Guthrie, Woody
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: Green Douglas fir where the waters cut through,

Title: Oi Tumani Mayi
Also known as: Oh The Fog
Author: Isokovsky, Mikhail Vasilievich
Composer: Zakharov, Vladimir
Genre: World War II/Historical
Subject: Resistance/Partisans/Fog'Cover
Origin: Silverman TUF 166
Transliteration: Alb B-007(g)
Translation: Silverman TUF 166
Music: Silverman TUF 166
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 11417
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Arranger Piatnitsky Chorus
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Oi, tumani mayi rastumani, oi radniye lyisa i luga,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Paidu Vidu (Russian)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 12024
Author Bokov, V.
Composer Polikarpov, I.
Artist Pennywhistlers
First line: Paidu vidu bistroi rechke, Pasizhu na berezhke.
Track comment: I will sit by the banks of the swiftly flowing river,

Title: Pastevecke Helokanie (Czech)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 12143
Artist Pennywhistlers
First line: Ja, helo, helo, Malenka, Jako sa tabe pasu?
Track comment: Czech mountain holler

Title: Run Come See (Eng)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 13088
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: It was in nineteen hundred and twenty nine, run come see,
Track comment: Folksong from Bahamas

Title: Que Bonita Bandara (Puerto Rico)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 12523
Artist Pennywhistlers
First line: Que bonita bandere es la bandera Puertorriquena.
Track comment: How beautiful is the flag of Puerto Rico.

Title: Shol Mili Darozhkai (Russian)
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 14097
Artist Pennywhistlers
Arranger Piatnitsky Chorus
First line: Shol mili okhi daroi...darozhkai, darozhkai mili stalbavoi,
Track comment: My beloved walked down the road...

Title: Tino Mori (Macedonian)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 15353
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Beg da bie, Tino mori, Tino mori, tvolta stara malka,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: with Sva Nok Le Nado

Title: Sva Nok Le Nado (Macedonian)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 14739
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Beg da bie, Tino mori, Tino mori, tvolta stara malka,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: with Tino Mori

Title: Sweetest Dreams Be Thine
Author: Friedman, Jim
Composer: Friedman, Jim
Genre: Lullaby/Christmas
Subject: Dreams/Peace/Praise
Origin: Alb G-007(g)
On album: B-007(g) (Theodore Bikel & The Pennywhistlers Songs of the Earth)
Track ID: 14746
Author/Composer Friedman, Jim
Vocal Bikel, Theodore
Instrumental Arranger Hellerman, Fred
Vocal Arrangement Raim, Ethel
Vocal Pennywhistlers
First line: Shalom lecha - may peace be with thee, ahati - oh baby mine,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English

Title: Szerelem Szerelem (Hungarian)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 14760
Artist Pennywhistlers
First line: Szerelem, szerelem, atkozott gyotrelem, Miert nem...
Track comment: Love, oh love, cursed agony, Why didn't you blossom on...

Title: Tudora (Bulgarian)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 15757
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Koutev, Phillipe, arr

Title: Vido Vido Byala Vido (Bulgarian)
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 16568
Author Kouteva, M.
Composer Kouteve, M.
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Koutev, P., arr
First line: Vido, vido byala Vido, malke Vida sitno pleta,
Track comment: Vida, my daughter, they are playing a dance tune,

Title: Vricklo Kolo (Dalmatian)
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 16760
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Ljevakovic, Z., arr
First line: Mi smo rekle zaplevati ode,

Title: Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone?
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 17005
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: When death shall close my eyelids And my race on earth is...

Title: Woke Up This Mornin' (Eng)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 17032
Artist Pennywhistlers
First line: Woke up this mornin' with my mind stayed on freedom,

Title: Yerakina (Greek)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 17267
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Raim, Ethel
First line: Kinise i Yerakina ya nero krio na feri,
Track comment: Yerakina started out to fetch cold water,

Title: Zorii Seceratorilur (Rumanian)
On album: P-003(c) (The Pennywhistlers)
Track ID: 18253
Artist Pennywhistlers
Artist Mendelsohn, I., arr

Title: Zaspala E Fida (Bulgarian)
On album: P-003(b) (The Pennywhistlers Folksongs of Eastern Europe)
Track ID: 17938
Vocal Pennywhistlers
Arranger Koutev, Philippe, arr
First line: Zaspala e Fida, lele, Zaspala e Fida, Vuv fravna gradina,
Track comment: Fida was sleeping in a luxurious garden,
Language: Bulgarian
Style: Concert/Harmony

Title: Za Lyesam (Russian)
On album: P-003(a) (The Pennywhistlers A Cool Day and Crooked Corn)
Track ID: 17910
Artist Pennywhistlers
First line: Za lyesam za roshchei, V zyelyonam sadu, okh

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