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Name: Pollack, Lou
Name (Yiddish): פּאָלעק, לאָו

Songs written or composed


Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301

Sheet music:


Folder: 88
Series: 4
Arranged for: Piano/Voice
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Ager, Yellen & Bornstein, Inc.
Publisher address: 745 Seventh Ave, New York City
Date: 1925
Provenance: Gift of Robert & Molly Freedman, 1996
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es...
First line (Yiddish): איך וויל בײַ אײַך אַ קשה פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר ווער עס
Notes: Cover: Photo of Joseph Rosenblatt. "A Yiddishe Momme as introduced by the internationally famous tenor - cantor." Records and Piano Rolls obtainable in English and Yiddish.

Folder: 1080
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish text and transliteration
Publisher: Crawford Music Corp.
Publisher address: 1619 Broadway, New York, NY
Date: 1925
Provenance: Gendelman Gift
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,...
First line (Yiddish): איך וויל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט נאָר ווער עס קען...

Folder: 56
Series: 4
Arranged for: Piano/Voice
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Crawford Music Corporation
Publisher address: 1619 Broadway, New York
Date: 1925
Provenance: Gift of Robert & Molly Freedman, 1996
First line: Ikh vil bay eykh a kashe fregen; zogt mir ver es,,
First line (Yiddish): איך וויל בײַ אייַך אַ קשה פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר ווער...
Notes: Cover: Worn and repaired black and white copy. Yiddish block ì letters and small English letters. Complete Yiddish text on back coverFront cover notes "This song is also published with English lyrics"

Recordings:


On album: 045w (Kressyn, Miriam/ Mayn Yidishe Mame/ Mazl)
Track ID: 30082
Vocal Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם

On album: K-010(a) (Miriam Kressyn Sings Your Favorite Jewish Songs)
Track ID: 10024
Author Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer Yellen, Jack
Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
Artist Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Track comment: Also known as "My Yidishe Mame" or "Mayn Yidishe Mame".

On album: G-001(h) (Yidishe Folks Lider Henri Gerro Rosita Londner -- ייִדישע פֿאָלקס לידער)
Track ID: 18440
Vocal Londner, Rosita -- לאָנדנער, ראָזיטאַ
Conductor/Arranger Boland, Didier
Piano Solomon, Renee
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: Z-010(m) (Paul Zim Sings Forever Yiddish 20 Yiddish "Golden Oldies")
Track ID: 18372
Artist Zim, Paul & Simcha Klezmer Band
Artist Barnes, Rolfe & M. Tornick, cond
Clarinet Pincus, Paul
First line: This is the story of the grandest lady I know,
First line:װי שײן, װי ליכטיק איז אין הױז װען די מאַמע איז דאָ,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21031
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: My yidishe mame, I need her more then ever now,
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

On album: G-055(a) (Radio Compilation by David Goldenberg 1930-1960)
Track ID: 20561
Artist Shelton, Anne & Wally Stott Orch
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
Track comment: Recorded Early 1960's
Language: English

On album: F-027(b) (Myriam Fuks)
Track ID: 21489
Vocal Fuks, Myriam
First line: A Yidishe mame, zi makht aykh zis di gantse velt,
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, זי מאַיט אײַך זיס די גאַנצע װעלט,
Language: Yiddish

On album: Y-020(a)1 (Byidish Ze Nishmma Yoteyr Tov 1(It Sounds Better In Yiddish) -- בּאידיש זה נשמע יותר טוב 1)
Track ID: 22186
Vocal Fisher, Dovid (Dudu) פֿישער, דוד (דודו)
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Hebrew commentary at song program at Habima Theatre
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-059(d) (Daniel Kempin/ Mazl Un Shlamazl -- מזל און שלימזל)
Track ID: 22976
Artist Kempin, Daniel
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Track comment: Also known as "My Yidishe Mame" or "Mayn Yidishe Mame".
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-065(a) (Folklore Yiddish D'Europe Centrale Budapester Klezmer Band)
Track ID: 22452
Artist Budapester Klezmer Band
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Track comment: Recorded with Mayn Shtetele Belz
Style: Instrumental

On album: G-051(b) (Alexandra Gorelik Ikh Hob Dikh Tsufil Lib)
Track ID: 22509
Arranger Lemm, Manfred
Artist Gorelik, Alexandra
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line (Yiddish):װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Refers to "A Yidinke Mame"
Language: Yiddish

On album: M-055(a) (Lekhaim Yidn/Budte Zdravi Zide/Jewish Folk Songs/Yakov Magid -- לחיים ייִדן !)
Track ID: 22752
Artist Magid, Yakov & Ensemble -- מאַגיד, יעקבֿ מיט אַנסאַמבל
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Track comment: Also known as "My Yidishe Mame" or "Mayn Yidishe Mame".
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-071(a) (Kleitanim Lyden af jodisk tradition 2.)
Track ID: 22772
Artist Rosenfeldt, E., clarinet/Kleitanim
Arranger Jensen, Richard Hytholm
Style: Instrumental

On album: Y-021(a)2 (Yiddish New York - Paris - Varsovie 1910-1940 - CD 2)
Track ID: 23769
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
First line:װי איך שטײ דאָ און טראַכט, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע,
Track comment: Definitive version in English and Yidish
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: K-068(c) (The Klezical Tradition/Mishpokhe Lider/Fraidy Katz, vocalist)
Track ID: 24143
Vocal Fraidy Katz
Artist: Klezical Tradition
First line: A Yidishe mame, zi iz di beste in der velt.
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, זי איז די בעסטע אין דער װעלט.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: M-032(d) (Maxwell Street Klezmer Band You Should Be So Lucky)
Track ID: 24384
Artist Marcell, Bibi
Artist Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zugt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען
Track comment: Also known as "My Yidishe Mame" or "Mayn Yidishe Mame".
Language: Yiddish

On album: Z-011(e) (Talila Ben Zimet et Eddy Schaff Yiddish Cafe)
Track ID: 24760
Vocal Zimet, Ben
Vocal Talila
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, entfert mir atsind,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, ענטפֿערט מיר אַצינד,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: G-064(a) (Inessa Galante Maks Goldins: 18 Jewish Folk Songs)
Track ID: 24804
Vocal Galante, Inessa
Arranger Goldin, Max -- גאָלדין, מאַקס
First line: A Yidishe mame, zi makht aykh zis di gantse velt,
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, זי מאַכט אײַך זיס די גאַנצע װעלט,
Language: Yiddish

On album: M-053(b) (Meredith Heritage of Jewish Folklore -- אַ ייִדישע ירושה)
Track ID: 25131
Artist Meredith -- מערעדיט
Artist Biota, Pablo, arr and musical dir
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Track comment: Recorded in France
Language: Yiddish

On album: I-013(a) (Inna Mazel - Jiddische Lieder)
Track ID: 25315
Vocal Slavskaja, Inna
Piano Terletsky, Vladimir -- טערלעטסקי, װלאַדימיר
Violin Bondar, Ilja
Piano Gutman, Alexander
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-081(a) (The Songs Of A People Harvey Bien)
Track ID: 25851
Artist Bien, Khazn Harvey & Choir
Artist Bien, Harvey, narration
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט נישט בעסער אין דער װעלט,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: P-028(a) (Cantor David Propis sings Memories of Home)
Track ID: 25169
Artist Propis, Khazn David
Arranger Goldstein, Raymond
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, entfert mir atsind,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, ענטפֿערט מיר אַצינד,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: G-065(a) (Lila Grande A Yiddishe Mame 22 Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 25788
Artist Grande, Lilia
First line: Ver iz bay ayer vigele gezesn tog un nakht,
First line (Yiddish):װער איז אײַך בײַ אײַער װיגעלע געזעסן טאָג און נאַכט,
Language: Yiddish

On album: Z-019(a) (Yiddish Forever Zoila)
Track ID: 26204
Vocal Aguinsky, Zoila
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Spanish/Yiddish

On album: U-005(a) (Jewish Songs II Piesni zydowskie Irena Urbanska)
Track ID: 26011
Vocal Urbanska, Irena
Piano/Clarinet Lic, Leslaw
First line: A Yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt.
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט.
Track comment: Recorded under Zydowska mama
Language: Yiddish

On album: D-023(a) (Lechaim - Jewish Songs Giennadi Dubinski)
Track ID: 26303
Artist Dubinski, Giennadi
Artist Rabinowia, Faddej, acc
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Language: Yiddish

On album: D-023(a) (Lechaim - Jewish Songs Giennadi Dubinski)
Track ID: 26315
Vocal Rabinowia, Faddej
Arranger Tabacznik, Jan, arranger
First line:קינדער יאָרן, זײַנען שײנע יאָרן, שטענדיק בלײַבט איר מיר אין...
Track comment: Recorded under "Mammi"
Style: Instrumental

On album: L-048(a) (Rainer Lemke / Yiddish Songs / Davke -- דװקאַ)
Track ID: 26700
Artist Lemke, Rainer
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken, ...
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענ,
Language: Yiddish

On album: F-042(a) (Basye Farbotene Lider Ojf Jiddish)
Track ID: 26874
Artist Frydman, Basia
Artist Hansson, Torsten, piano & arr
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-026(l)1 (The Soul Of Klezmer/ Reve Et Passion/ Fantasy And Passion 1)
Track ID: 27398
Artist: Epstein Brothers Orchestra
Vocal Gold, Ave
First line: My Yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt.
First line:מײַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט.
Track comment: From Filmscore "A Tickle In The Heart)
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: 025k (Malavsky Family Choir/ Mayn Yidishe Mame/ Lulinke Mayn Feygele)
Track ID: 29485
Vocal Malavsky Family Choir

On album: N-024(b) (Jidishe Mame / Channa Nussbaum & Spielniks)
Track ID: 27836
Artist: Spielniks -- שפּילניקס
Clarinet/Baritone Saxaphone Jessen, Peter
Accordion/Guitar/Mandolin/Machine/Back-up Vocal Tolsgaard, Jens
Guitar/Saz/Back-up Vocals Steno, Torben
Bass/Back-up Vocals Nielsen, Peter
Drums/Percussion/Back-up Vocals Krogholt, Morten
Pecussion/Back-up Vocals Brinck, Bo
Vocal Nussbaum, Chana -- נוסבאַום, חנה
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken, mit velkher tayere...
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop
Length: 004:46

On album: M-064(a) (Manna From The World Of Jewish Song)
Track ID: 28417
Vocal Yarkoni,Yaffa -- יפה ירקוני
Conductor Osser, Glen
Arranger Osser, Glen
First line: Ver iz aykh bay der vigele, gezesn tog un nakht, un ver hot bay a krankn bet..
First line (Yiddish):װער איז אײַך בײַ דער װיגעלע, געזעסן טאָג און נאַכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Tenderly/Recicative

On album: 027l (Rekhtsayt, Seymour/ Misirlou/ My Yidishe Mame)
Track ID: 29537
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר

On album: G-041(a) (The Golden Gate Gypsy Orchestra of America and California)
Track ID: 20292
Artist Golden Gate Gypsy Orchestra
Artist Burk, David Joshua, violin
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line:װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Track comment: Orchestra a/k/a/ "Traveling Jewish Wedding"
Style: Instrumental

On album: 043w (Gentile, Pietro/Venuti, Joe/ A Yidishe Mame/ Oy Der Rebenyu)
Track ID: 30032
Artist: Gentile, Pietro/Venuti, Joe

On album: K-094(a) (Tsigayner Klezmer, Rolinha Kross Trio)
Track ID: 30979
Accordion/Midibass/Arrangement van Tol, Theo
Vocal/Arrangement Kross, Rolinha
Cimbalom/Arrangement Vink, Bokkie
Artist: Rolinha Kross Trio
First line: A yidishe mame- es gut nit beser oyf der velt,
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע- עס גוט ניט בעסער אױף דער װעלט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Cabaret

On album: 018a (Logan, Ella/ The Spaniard That Blighted.../ My Yiddishe Mame)
Track ID: 29282
Artist: Logan, Ella

On album: V-015(g) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 7/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31507
Vocal Koegel , Migno (Marion)
Conductor Bass, Werner S.
First line: Vi ikh shey do un klag, kum mir for mayn alte mame,
First line (Yiddish):ווי איך שטיי דאָ און קלוג, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Recitative/Concert/ Accompanied by chamber orchestra
Length: 4:10

On album: R-048(a) (Romantic Jewish Songs / Nightclub Music)
Track ID: 28114
Soprano Sax/Tenor Sax Vratil, Ladislav
Violin/Viola Hudak, Zdenek
Piano/Keyboards/Arranger Hindls, Richard
Keyboards/Programming Linhart, Radim
Track comment: Recorded under "Mein jiddische Mame"
Style: Instrumental/Pop
Length: 04:13

On album: K-092(a) (Yiddish & Klezmer Music/ From the Yale Collection of Historical Sound Recordings)
Track ID: 30741
Vocal Linden, Estelle
Artist: Jewish Swing Ensemble
First line: A yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser af der velt, a yidishe mame, oy vey vi...
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט. אַייִדישע מאַמע, אוי ווייִ ...
Track comment: Originally recorded ca. 1948, Victor 25-1086
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Swing/Pop
Length: 3:35

On album: G-057(c) (Funny It Doesn't Sound Jewish/ Compilation by Jack Gottlieb accompaning book with same title.)
Track ID: 31706
Vocal Holiday, Billie
Piano Scott, Tony
First line: My yidishe mame, I need her more than ever now,
Language: English
Style: Cabaret/Concert
Length: 1:27

On album: V0046 (A Tickle in the Heart/ (Video) -- אַ קיצל אין האַרצן (ווידיאָ))
Track ID: 34032
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Pop

On album: V-015(a) (Vorbei... Beyond Recall, CD 1/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31269

On album: M-047(e) (Cantors Klezmorim and Crooners: 1905-1953 / Classic Yiddish 78s from the Mayrent Collection C)
Track ID: 35674
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
Artist: Ted Shapiro's Orchestra
Conductor Shapiro, Ted
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
Language: English
Style: Concert/Theater
Length: 2:52

On album: O-027(a) (Ot Azoi / Yiddish Songs From Once To Now/ Orit Perlman / Itay Alter)
Track ID: 36444
Vocal Perlman, Orit -- פרלמן, אורית
Piano Alter, Itay -- אלתר, איתי
Double Bass Topchiu, Neriton -- טופצ'יו, נריטון
Percussion Yaniv, Zeev -- זאב, יניב
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Jazz/Fusion
Length: 3:43

On album: B-028(m) (The Barry Sisters/ Their Greatest Yiddish Hits)
Track ID: 36511
Vocal Barry Sisters -- שװעסטער באַרי
First line: My yidishe mame, I need her more then ever now,
First line:אין װאַסער אין פֿײַער, װאָלט זי געלאָפֿן פֿאַר איר קינד,
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: Concert/Pop
Length: 4:38

On album: B-121(a) (Shmuel Barzilai in Best Chasidic Songs -- שמואל ברזילי בסט חסידיק)
Track ID: 40404
Language: Hebrew
Length: 5:18

On album: R-009(o) (Yossele Rosenblatt/ Songs of My People)
Track ID: 37811
Vocal Rosenblatt, Khazn Yosele -- ראָזענבלאַט, חזן יוסעלע
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

On album: V-023(a) (Monica Vardimon/ The Songs of my Heart/ Di Lider Fun Mayn Harts -- די לידער פֿון מײַן האַרץ \מוניקה ורדעמון)
Track ID: 36352
Violin Mareinowski, Wojciech
Clarinet Witko, Janusz
Piano/Synthsizer Kluzowicz, Jerzy
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Cielecki, Jan
Vocal Vardeman, Monica -- ורדימון, מוניקה
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken, mit velkher tayere...
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Yiddish
Style: PopConcert
Length: 5:37

On album: S-096(c) (Gregori Schechter's Klezmer Festival Band/Live on the West Bank)
Track ID: 38604
double bass Scott, Gavin
accordion, piano Burton, Kim
viola Gooterman-kaftal, Ada
violin Elsworth, Steve
guitar Goldberg, Ronnie
trumpet, cello Jayasinha, Paul
clarinet, saxophone Schechter, Gregori
drums Ferrao, Hans
Length: 3:16

On album: Y-055(a)1 (Les Yeux Noirs/ Best Oyf)
Track ID: 39295
Bass Reveyrand, Kevin
accordion Peirani, Vincent
Violin and Vocal Slabiak, Erik
Violin and Vocal Slabiak, Olivier
drums and percussions Tafial, Aidje
guitar and vocal Anastasio, Frank

On album: Y-055(b) (Les Yeux Noirs /Balamouk)
Track ID: 39316
Violin and Vocal Slabiak, Erik
Violin and Vocal Slabiak, Olivier
guitar and Vocal Rondeau, Pascal
Bass and Vocal Anastasio, Frank
cello Perchat, Francois
drums and percussions Tafial, Aidje
accordion Bitica, Constantin

On album: Y-034(a) (Yiddish Songs/ Tous les plus grands tubes Yiddishes du monde)
Track ID: 39177

On album: Y-034(a) (Yiddish Songs/ Tous les plus grands tubes Yiddishes du monde)
Track ID: 39180

On album: L-095(a) (Played by Paul Levin The Soul of the Jewish Violin (Vol. 4) Melancholic Melodies Including Yiddish, Holocaust, and Ghetto ballads)
Track ID: 41177
Violin Levin, Pavel
Language: Yiddish
Length: 4:21

On album: Y-063(a) (The Best Yiddish Album In The World/Jewish Musical Heritage)
Track ID: 41734
Vocal Fisher, Dovid (Dudu) פֿישער, דוד (דודו)
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, entfert mir atsind,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, ענטפֿערט מיר אַצינד,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 4:45

On album: M-047(e) (Cantors Klezmorim and Crooners: 1905-1953 / Classic Yiddish 78s from the Mayrent Collection C)
Track ID: 35675
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
Artist: Ted Shapiro's Orchestra
Conductor Shapiro, Ted
First line: Ikh shtey do un trakht kumt mir for mayn alte mame nisht keyn upgefarbte yenki
First line (Yiddish):איך שטיי דאָ און טראַכט, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע, נישט קײַן אופּגעפֿאַרבטע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Theater/Recicitve
Length: 2:59

On album: H-006(a) (Jewish Folk Songs from Russia)
Track ID: 712
Artist Gorovets, Emil (Rakhmil) Iakovlevich -- גאָראָװעץ, עמיל
Piano Valter, Naum G. -- װאַלטער, נ. ג.
Arranger Kogan, Lev -- קאָגאַן, לעװ
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line (Yiddish):װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Track comment: Recorded in USSR.
Language: Yiddish

On album: H-006(b) (Yiddish Songs and Dances Jewish Folk Music from Eastern Eur)
Track ID: 713
Artist Gorovets, Emil (Rakhmil) Iakovlevich -- גאָראָװעץ, עמיל
Piano Valter, Naum G. -- װאַלטער, נ. ג.
Arranger Kogan, Lev -- קאָגאַן, לעװ
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line (Yiddish):װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded in USSR.
Language: Yiddish

On album: H-008(a) (David and Judith Hass Songs from the Jewish Folklore -- דוד ויהודית האס ישׂמחו השמיים)
Track ID: 714
Artist Hass, Judith -- האַס, יהודית
Artist Winternitz, Dr. Khanan -- וינטרניץ, ד"ר חנן
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, entfert mir atsind,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, ענטפֿערט מיר אַצינד,
Language: Yiddish

On album: I-006(a) (Soul of Israel 101 Strings)
Track ID: 715
Artist: 101 Strings
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line (Yiddish):װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Language: Yiddish

On album: J-003(a) (Judith Accompagnee par Didier Bolland)
Track ID: 716
Vocal Judith
Artist: Boland, Didier Orchestra
Arranger Bertret, G. / Bolland, D., arr
First line: A Yidishe mame, zi makht aykh zis di gantse velt,
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, זי מאַכט אײַך זיס די גאַנצע װעלט,
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-010(a) (Miriam Kressyn Sings Your Favorite Jewish Songs)
Track ID: 717
Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
Artist Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Also known as "My Yidishe Mame" or "Mayn Yidishe Mame".
Language: Yiddish

On album: R-016(b) (Seymour Rexsite Sings Jewish Folk Songs & Yiddish Theatre...)
Track ID: 718
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Yiddish

On album: F-024(b) (Golden Yiddish Favorites 20 Songs David Fisher -- גולדענע לידער 20 לידער די בעסטע ייִדישע לידער דודו פישר)
Track ID: 719
Vocal Fisher, Dovid (Dudu) פֿישער, דוד (דודו)
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-022(b) (Sing Along With Mickele Mickey Katz and "Der Gantser Gang")
Track ID: 720
Vocal Katz, Mickey
Conductor/Violin/Arranger Farber, Nat
Artist: Der Ganser Gang
Vocal Drake, Marty
Vocal Mills, Shirley
First line: A Yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt.
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט.
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-012(n) (Peysekhke Burstein Lillian Lux Mike Burstein Susan... -- פּסחקע בורשטײַן ליליאַן לוקס מאָטעלע זיסעלע שירי בּיידיש)
Track ID: 721
Vocal Lux, Lillian -- לוקס, ליליאַן
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, entfert mir atsind,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, ענטפֿערט מיר אַצינד,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: D-017(a) (Dany Delmin chante & dirge Israel D'hier & D'aujourd'hui)
Track ID: 722
Artist Delmin, Dany and Orchestra -- דעלמין, דאַני און אָרקעסטער
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מען װער עס קענט,
Track comment: Recording made in France.
Language: Yiddish

On album: M-011(a) (Marry Me! Marry Me! An Original Soundtrack Recording)
Track ID: 723
Artist Spence, Johnny Orchestra
First line: A Yidishe mame, zi makht aykh zis di gantse velt,
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, זי מאַכט אײַך זיס די גאַנצע װעלט,
Language: Yiddish

On album: M-016(b) (Jewish Songs My Mother Sang To Me The Malavsky Family Choir)
Track ID: 724
Vocal Malavsky Family Choir
Conductor Malavsky, Khazn Samuel -- מאַלאַװסקי, חזן סאַמועל
First line: A Yidishe mame, es gibt nisht keyn besers oyf der velt,
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט נישט קײן בעסערד אױף דער װעלט,
Language: Yiddish

On album: R-009(b) (The Incomperable Josef Rosenblatt)
Track ID: 725
Vocal Rosenblatt, Khazn Yosele -- ראָזענבלאַט, חזן יוסעלע
Conductor, Orchestra Shilkret, Nathaniel
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Track comment: Translation with album notes.
Language: Yiddish

On album: R-009(d) (Cantor Yosele Rosenblatt Sings Yiddish Folk Songs Volume 7 -- רנת יוסף)
Track ID: 726
Vocal Rosenblatt, Khazn Yosele -- ראָזענבלאַט, חזן יוסעלע
Conductor, Orchestra Shilkret, Nathaniel
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Audio: Judaica Sound Archives at FAU Libraries
Language: Yiddish

On album: R-010(a) (From The Album Of Jewish Songs Z Albumu Piesni Zydowskich -- פֿון ייִדישן לידער -אַלבום)
Track ID: 727
Vocal Rettig, Abraham Samuel -- רעטיג, אַבֿרהם שמואל
Conductor Orchestra Wiernik, Adam
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line (Yiddish):װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Track comment: Recorded in Poland
Language: Yiddish

On album: R-010(b) (Chants Et Danses Du Folklore Yiddish Abraham Samuel Rettig -- ייִדישע פֿאָלקס-געזאַנגען און טענץ)
Track ID: 728
Vocal Rettig, Abraham Samuel -- רעטיג, אַבֿרהם שמואל
Conductor Orchestra Wiernik, Adam
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line (Yiddish):װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Track comment: Recorded in Poland
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-015(a) (Talila et l'ensemble KOL AVIV Chants Yiddish "Ot Azoi" -- אָט אַזױ)
Track ID: 729
Vocal Talila
Artist: Kol Aviv Ensemble
First line: A Yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt.
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded with instr intro "Mayne Mame"
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 730
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Vi ikh shtey do un trakht, kumt mir for mayn alte mame,
First line (Yiddish):װי איך שטײ דאָ און טראַכט, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע,
Track comment: Definitive Version in English & Yiddish
Language: Yiddish

On album: L-032(a) (Let's All Together Folk Musical Scenes in Three Acts)
Track ID: 731
Artist: Jewish Chamber Musical Theatre -- ייַדישן מוזיקאַלישן קאַמער טעאַטאַר
Artist: USSR State Cinematography Orch -- סימפֿאָנישער אָרק פֿון מעלוכע קינאָ
Conductor/Arranger Gluz, Mikhail -- גלוז, מ.
First line: A Yidishe mame, nito keyn besers in der velt.
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, ניטאָ קײַן בעסערס אין דער װעלט.
Language: Yiddish

On album: Y-002(b) (Rumania, Rumania Sabra Sings Yiddish Yaffa Yarkoni)
Track ID: 732
Artist Yarkoni,Yaffa -- יפה ירקוני
Conductor Osser, Glen
First line: Ver iz aykh bay der vigele, gezesn tog un nakht,
First line (Yiddish):װער איז אײַך בײַ דער װיגעלע, געזעסן טאָג און נאַכט,
Track comment: Recorded under "My Yiddishe Momme"
Language: Yiddish

On album: Y-008(a) (Yiddish Greatest Hits Vol. I -- לאָמיר אַלע זינגען)
Track ID: 733
Vocal Yarkoni,Yaffa -- יפה ירקוני
ArrangerConductor Cohen, Shimon -- כּהן, שמעון
First line: Ver iz aykh bay der vigele, gezesn tog un nakht,
First line (Yiddish):װער איז אײַך בײַ דער װיגעלע, געזעסן טאָג און נאַכט,
Track comment: Recorded under "My Yiddishe Momme" Same as on Y-02(a)
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-071(a) (Gwiazdy Na Dachu / Shtern Oyfn Dakh / Stars on the Roof -- שטערן אױפֿן דאַך)
Track ID: 734
Artist Tentser, Golda -- טענצער, גאָלדאַ
First line: Ver iz aykh bay dem vigele gezesn tog un nakht,
First line (Yiddish):װער איז אײַך בײַ דעם װיגעלע געזעסן טאָג און נאַכט,
Track comment: Recording made in Poland under title "Moja Zydowska Matka"
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-012(p) (The Burstein Family II. " My Shtetale Belz")
Track ID: 735
Vocal Lux, Lillian -- לוקס, ליליאַן
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, entfert mir atsind,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, ענטפֿערט מיר אַצינד,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-014(b) (Belina Siegfried Behrend Jiddish Songs "Es Brennt")
Track ID: 736
Artist Belina
Arranger/Guitar Behrend, Siegfried
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Track comment: Recording made in Germany
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-028(f) (Golden Voices of Israel No 3 Bagelman Sisters and Others)
Track ID: 737
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-028(g) (The Barry Sisters A Time To Remember)
Track ID: 738
Vocal Barry Sisters -- שװעסטער באַרי
First line: A Yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt.
First line (Yiddish):אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-021(a) (Jewish Songs Sung By Golda Tenser The Small Town of Belz.. -- דאָס שטעטעלע בעלז... ייִדישע לידער געזונגען דורך גאָלדע טענצער)
Track ID: 739
Vocal Tentser, Golda -- טענצער, גאָלדאַ
Conductor/Arranger Baiazheieur, P. -- באַיאַדזשעיעור, פּ.
First line: Ver iz aykh bay dem vigele gezesn tog un nakht,
First line (Yiddish):װער איז אײַך בײַ דעם װיגעלע געזעסן טאָג און נאַכט,
Track comment: Recording made in Poland
Language: Yiddish

On album: C-023(g) (Golden Voices of Israel/ Sings Yiddish Masterpieces -- שירי הזהב בּייִדיש)
Track ID: 740
Vocal Rosenblatt, Khazn Yosele -- ראָזענבלאַט, חזן יוסעלע
Conductor, Orchestra Shilkret, Nathaniel
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Track comment: Same recording as on R-009(b)
Language: Yiddish

On album: H-006(g) (USSR Recordings (78 rpm) Collected by Molly Freedman)
Track ID: 741
Piano Shpargel, V.
Vocal Golubeva, P.
Violin Korkhin, L.
Arranger Tzaizel, U.
First line: Mayn tayere mame, nito keyn beser oyf der velt.
First line (Yiddish):מײַן טײַערע מאַמע, ניטאָ קײן בעסער אױף דער װעלט,
Track comment: Recorded under title "Mama"
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-077(a) (Amy Shapiro sings Yiddish and other songs. Oy Mama)
Track ID: 742
Artist Shapiro, Amy
Artist Olenick, Jeff, arr & cond
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Synthesizers - "Electronic Orchestra"
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-003(d) (Yidishe Lider Fun Tova Ben Tsvi -- ייִדישע לידער פֿון טובה בּן צבי)
Track ID: 743
Artist Ben-Tsvi, Tova
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Track comment: Also known as "My Yidishe Mame" or "Mayn Yidishe Mame".
Language: Yiddish

On album: C-034(a) (Roslyn Cooper Songs Of The Jewish People)
Track ID: 744
Artist Cooper, Roslyn
Conductor/Arranger Howard, Hersh
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Track comment: Also known as "My Yidishe Mame" or "Mayn Yidishe Mame".
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-062(a) (Kinnor Children's Choir of Riga, Latvia)
Track ID: 745
Artist Kinnor Child Choir, Riga, Latvia
Artist Leinwand, Michael, director
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, entfert mir atsind,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, ענטפֿערט מיר אַצינד,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: F-023(a) (Irina Fogelson Sings: Yiddish Hebrew Russian English)
Track ID: 746
Artist Fogelson, Irena
Arranger Shalit, Vladimir
Arranger Batitsky, Pavel
First line: My yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt,
First line (Yiddish):מײַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

On album: F-024(e) (David Fisher My Mother's Language 22 Songs Mamma L'shon -- דודו פישר מאַמע לשון שפת אימי מיטב השירים ביידיש)
Track ID: 747
Vocal Fisher, Dovid (Dudu) פֿישער, דוד (דודו)
Arranger Weiss, Roni -- וייס, רוני,
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, entfert mir atsind,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, ענטפֿערט מיר אַצינד,
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 748
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
Track comment: Definitive Version
Language: English

On album: Z-010(b) (The Brothers Zim In Concert singing Jewish Nostalgia)
Track ID: 749
Artist Zim, Paul and Sol
Conductor Orchestra Barnes, Rolf
Artist Zim, Sol, vocal arr
First line: My Yidishe mame, I need her more then ever now,
Language: English

On album: L-033(a) (Dale Lind in Concert)
Track ID: 750
Vocal Lind, Dale
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: with "A Brivele Der Mamen"
Language: English

On album: N-008(d) (Fay Nicoll Toda)
Track ID: 751
Artist Nicoll, Faye
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט נישט בעסער אין דער װעלט,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: B-028(d) (The Barry Sisters Sing)
Track ID: 752
Vocal Barry Sisters -- שװעסטער באַרי
Artist Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: My yidishe mame, I need her more then ever now,
First line:אין װאַסער אין פֿײַער, װאָלט זי געלאָפֿן פֿאַר איר קינד,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: S-047(a) (Shalom Music of the Jewish People)
Track ID: 753
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
First line:װי איך שטײ דאָ און טראַכט, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע,
Track comment: "Definitive version in English and Yiddish
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: T-023(a) (Those Were The Days)
Track ID: 754
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Artist: Golden Land Orchestra
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had my goodly share
Track comment: From "Those Were The Days"
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: F-014(a) (Connie Francis Sings Jewish Favorites)
Track ID: 755
Artist Francis, Connie
Artist: Goeff Love Orchestra
Artist Fahey, Brian, arranger
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had my goodly share
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט נישט בעסער אין דער װעלט,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: R-042(a) (Eleanor Reissa Going Home Gems of Yiddish Song)
Track ID: 756
Vocal Reissa, Eleanor
Artist Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From "Those Were The Days"
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: F-020(d) (Leo Fuld My Yiddishe Mama)
Track ID: 757
Artist Fuld, Leo -- פֿולד, לעאָ
Artist Scheffer, Pi., orch cond & arr
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, זי מאַכט נאָך זיס די גאַנצע װעלט,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: R-024(a) (Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen A Montage/Documentary)
Track ID: 758
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Ted Shapiro's Orchestra
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Track comment: From album T-016(a)
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: F-024(c) (Childhood Years Yiddish Soul Music David Fisher -- שנות ילדות שירי נשמה אידיים דודו פישר)
Track ID: 759
Vocal Fisher, Dovid (Dudu) פֿישער, דוד (דודו)
First line: Eshal veym efshar enu li al hasheyula,
First line (Hebrew):אשׁאל ואם אפשׁר ענוּ לי על השאלה: מהוּ האוֹצר הכי יקר שׁבּעוֹלם?
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew
Style: Pop

On album: I-004(f) (Jewish Rhapsodies For Those In Love The Israeli Strings)
Track ID: 760
Artist Israeli Strings
Arranger King, Pete
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line:װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Style: Instrumental

On album: J-009(a) (Soul of a People Arranged and Conducted by Gordon Jenkins)
Track ID: 761
Artist Gordon Jenkins Orchestra
Arranger/Conductor Jenkins, Gordon
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line:װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Style: Instrumental

On album: K-007(b) (More Sing-Along IN Yiddish with Marv Kurz -- זינגט מיט מיר אין ייִדיש)
Track ID: 762
Vocal Kurz, Marv
First line: A yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt,
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט,
Track comment: Trasnliteration of refrain (variant) with album.
Style: Instrumental

On album: P-019(a) (Tradition / Itzhak Perlman plays Popular Jewish Melodies/ Israel Philharmonic Orchestra/ Dov Seltzer, Conductor and Arranger)
Track ID: 763
Violin Perlman, Yitskhak -- פּערלמאַן, יצחק
Artist Israel Philharmonic Orchestra -- ישׂראל פֿילהאָרמאָניק אָרקעסטער
Conductor/Aranger Seltzer, Dov -- זלצר, דב
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line:װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Style: Instrumental

On album: R-028(a) (Paul Rothman & His Orchestra present A Taste of Israel)
Track ID: 764
Artist: Paul Rothman Orchestra
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מען װער עס קענט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

On album: R-030(a) (Meir Rimon and His Horn Nigunim)
Track ID: 765
French Horn Rimon, Meir -- רימוֹן, מאיר
Piano/Arranger Kogan, Lev -- קאָגאַן, לעװ
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line:װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Style: Instrumental

On album: S-011(a) (Jewish Music By the Orchestra & Chorus of Benedict Silbverman)
Track ID: 766
Artist Silberman, Benedict, Orch & Chorus
Artist Silberman, Benedict, Orch & Chorus
Style: Instrumental

On album: I-009(a) (Michael Isaacson and The Israeli Pops Opening Night!)
Track ID: 767
Arranger/Conductor Isaacson, Khazn Michael
Artist Isaacson, M & Scott Lavender, arr
Artist: Israel Pops
Arranger Lavender, Scott
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line:װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Track comment: Mandlen/ A Yidishe Mame/ Tum Balalayke/
Style: Instrumental

On album: T-007(e) (Freilech In HI Fi Volume 2 Jewish Wedding Dances)
Track ID: 768
Clarinet Tarras, Dave -- טאַראַס, דײװ
Artist: Lou Lockette Orchestra
Artist: Murray Lehrer Ensemble
Style: Instrumental

On album: Z-016(a) (K'zohar Harakiya Brightness Of The Sky Israel Zohar -- כּזוהר הרקיע ישׂראל זוהר)
Track ID: 769
Clarinet Zohar, Israel -- זוהר, ישׂראל
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Style: Instrumental

On album: Z-016(b) (Nigunim Of Gold Israel Zohar -- ניגונים של זהב ישׂראל זוהר)
Track ID: 770
Clarinet Zohar, Israel -- זוהר, ישׂראל
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Style: Instrumental

On album: B-008(c) (Spirit Of A People Stanley Black Conducting London....)
Track ID: 771
Artist London Festival Orch & Chorus
Conductor Black, Stanley
First line: A Yidishe mame, zi makht aykh zis di gantse velt,
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, זי מאַכט אײַך זיס די גאַנצע װעלט,
Style: Instrumental

On album: V-010(a) (ERLAG< LEZMER!)
Track ID: 772
Artist VIVA KLEZMER
Clarinet/Arranger Kavadlo, Gene
Violin Kavadlo, Avi
Guitar Mosley, Mike
Bass Bjorlie, Leo
Style: Instrumental

On album: D-011(a) (Dimitri Dourakine Und Sein Orchester Shalom)
Track ID: 773
Artist Dourakine, Dimitri & Orch
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line:װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Style: Instrumental

On album: Y-002(e) (Los Exitos De Israel Canta En Espanol Yaffa Yarkoni -- יפה ירקוני שרה ספרדית)
Track ID: 774
Vocal Yarkoni,Yaffa -- יפה ירקוני
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under "Madre Querida"
Language: Spanish

On album: K-052(a) (Aliza Kashi Hello People Vol 2)
Track ID: 775
Artist Kashi, Aliza
Conductor/Arranger Finkel, Ian
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Track comment: Also known as "My Yidishe Mame" or "Mayn Yidishe Mame".
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: B-012(j) (Mike Burstyn Live In Jerusalem -- מײַק בורשטײן)
Track ID: 776
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
First line: A Yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt.
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט.
Track comment: My Yidishe mame, I miss her more than ever now,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: B-012(k) (Mike Burstyn Rozhinkes mit Mandlen and other great...songs -- מײַק בורשטײן ראָזהינקעס מיט מאַנדלען און באַליבטע ייִדישע לידער)
Track ID: 777
Vocal/Director Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
Artist Winternitz, Dr. Khanan -- וינטרניץ, ד"ר חנן
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קען,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: Y-015(a) (Yiddish Is Alive -- ייִדיש לעבט יידיש חי)
Track ID: 778
Vocal Burstein, Mike -- בורשטײַן, מײַק
First line: A Yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt.
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט.
Track comment: My Yidishe mame, I miss her more than ever now,
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: B-107(b) (M. Ben-Sachar, Bariton / Yidishe Lider 2 -- מרדכי בן־שחר \ ייִדישע לידער 2)
Track ID: 37725
Vocal Ben Shakhar, Mordecai -- בּן־שחר, מרדכי
First line: Ver iz aykh bay der vigele, gezesn tog un nakht, un ver hot bay a krankn bet..
First line (Yiddish):װער איז אײַך בײַ דער װיגעלע, געזעסן טאָג און נאַכט,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Vocal
Length: 5:58

Title: My Yiddishe Momme (English)
Author: Yellen, Jack
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Genre: Literary Origin/Theater
Subject: Mother/Memory/East Side/Children/Debt/
Origin: SM 1313

Sheet music:


Folder: 1313
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: English
Publisher: Crawford Music Corporation
Publisher address: RKO Bldg, Rockefeller Center, NY
Date: 1925
Provenance: Gift of Debra Rasansky, March 201
First line: Of all the things I should be thankful for I've had a goodly
Notes: Cover: English Block Letters/Lyric by Jack Yellen/ Music by Jack Yellen and Lew Pollack

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Joshua's Yidishe Momme (Instr) -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע (אינסטר)
On album: xG-041(a)
Track ID: 20293
Author Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer Yellen, Jack
Artist Golden Gate Gypsy Orchestra
Artist Burk, David Joshua, violin
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line:װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Track comment: Orchestra a/k/a/ "Traveling Jewish Wedding"

Title: Libenke Mame -- ליבענקע מאַמע
On album: xH-006(a)
Track ID: 9180
Composer Yellen, Jack
Author Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Artist Gorovets, Emil (Rakhmil) Iakovlevich -- גאָראָװעץ, עמיל
Piano Valter, Naum G. -- װאַלטער, נ. ג.
Arranger Kogan, Lev -- קאָגאַן, לעװ
First line: Ver bashitst un bashirent dos kind, fun der shvartser tog...
First line:װער באַשיצט און באַשירענט דאָס קינד פֿון דער שװאַרצער טאָג און...
Track comment: Recorded in USSR.

Title: Mir Geyen (Instr, A Yidishe Mame) -- מיר גײען (אינסטר, אַ ייִדישע מאַמע)
On album: xO-012(a)
Track ID: 27234
Author Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer Yellen, Jack
Artist Orient Express Moving Schnorers
Arranger Wekstein, Pierre
First line: A Yidishe mame, es gibt nit beser in der velt.
First line:אַ ייִדישע מאַמע, עס גיבט ניט בעסער אין דער װעלט.
Track comment: Same Melody as A Yidishe Mame

Title: Yiddish Bulgar -- ייִדיש בולראַר
Genre: Klezmer/Folk
On album: O-014(a) (Oytsres / Treasures / Klezmer Music 1908-1996 -- אוצרות \ כּלי-זמר מוזיק)
Track ID: 27830
Artist: Hymie Jacobson Orchestra
Clarinet Epstein, Max -- עפּשטײן, מאַקס
Tenor Saxaphone Pincus, Paul
Trumpet Polish Army Instrumental Ensemble
Drums Poll, Leo
Bass Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Piano Hausman, Al
Track comment: Deluxe Records 1135 / Recorded New Jersey, December 1947
Style: Klezmer/Folk
Length: 002:42

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