Look up artist Postolski, Sholom


Name: Postolski, Sholom
Name (Yiddish): פּוסטולסקי, שלום
Born: 1893 (Siedlce, east of Warsaw)
Died: 1949 (Israel)
Note: Emigrated to Palestine 1920/ See Vorbei 323

Songs written or composed


Title: Kumah Echa -- קוּמה אחא
Author: Shenhar, Yitskhak -- שנהר, יצחק
Composer: Postolski, Sholom -- פּוסטולסקי, שלום
Genre: Jewish Agency/Israeli/Zionist/
Subject: Pioneer/Labor/Work/Return
Origin: Bugatch 50/Alb O-001(d)/Alb N-014(a)/Alb N-014(b)/Metro Album 48
Transliteration: Alb L-009(a)/Vorbei 432/Alb O-001(d)/Alb N-014(a)/Alb N-01 4(b)/Alb C-016(a)/
Translation: DeRoy13/Vorbei 432/Alb S-006(a)/Alb C-016(a)
Music: Bugatch 50/Nath 33/Metro Album 21

Sheet music:


Folder: 924
Series: 4
Arranger: Scher, William
Arranged for: Piano
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, NY
Date: 1951
Provenance: Gift of Carol Weinbaum
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Yiddish): קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Notes: Horah

Folder: 1011
Series: 4
Arranger: Scher, William
Arranged for: Bb Clarinet/ Bb Tenor Sax
Texts: Hebrew/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, NY
Date: 1951
Provenance: Gift of Carol Weinbaum
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Yiddish): קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Notes: Horah

Recordings:


On album: L-009(a) (Yiddish Sing Along with Cy Levitan- His Orchestra and Chorus -- ייִדיש זינג מיט)
Track ID: 8719
Artist Cy Levitan Orchestra and Chorus
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Hebrew):קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Track comment: Come o brothers, round and round. Rest- tomorrow in song...
Language: Hebrew
Style: Horah

On album: O-001(d) (Hebrew Folk Songs sung by Mark Olf with guitar)
Track ID: 8720
Vocal Olf, Mark -- אָלף, מאַרק
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Hebrew):קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Rise and dance, oh. brethern! Dance round and round.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Horah

On album: S-006(a) (The Song of Ages Shifra and The Haifa Players)
Track ID: 8721
Vocal Schultz, Sylvia (Shifra)
Artist: Haifa Players
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Hebrew):קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Track comment: Rise and dance, oh. brethern! Dance round and round.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Horah

On album: N-014(a) (Sing Palestine Songs of Palestine sung by Moshe Nathanson -- ארץ ישׂראל בּשיר)
Track ID: 8722
Arranger Nathanson, Moshe
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Hebrew):קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Medley in 78rpm album "Sing Palestine" Metro Music P-2001
Language: Hebrew
Style: Horah

On album: C-016(a) (The Country Klezmers Traditional Jewish Folk Music)
Track ID: 8723
Artist: Country Klezmers
Guitar/Harmonical/Tambourine/Recorder/Lead Vocal Shneyer, David
Banjo/Violin/Vocal Brill, Bruce
Bass Stone, Theodore
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Hebrew):קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Track comment: Come o brothers, round and round. Rest- tomorrow in song...
Language: Hebrew
Style: Horah

On album: D-017(c) (Dany Delman Chatan Kala Mazl Tovu)
Track ID: 8724
Artist: Delmin, Dany & Orchestra
Arranger Delmin, Dany, arr
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Hebrew):קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Track comment: Rise and dance, oh. brethern! Dance round and round.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Horah

On album: N-014(b) (Moshe Nathanson Songfest/ Favorite Songs of the Feinberg Duo)
Track ID: 8725
Arranger Nathanson, Moshe
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Hebrew):קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Duplicate of N-14(b)
Language: Hebrew
Style: Horah

On album: M-004(a) (40 Favorite Jewish Melodies -- 40 באַליבטע ייִדישע לידער)
Track ID: 8726
Artist: Jewish Music League of Tel Aviv
Director Herzl, David
First line: Kuma echa sova sov, al tanchu, shova shov, ayn kan rosh…
First line (Hebrew):קוּמה אחא, סב וסב, אל תּנוּחה, שוֹבה שוֹב. אין כּאן ראש ואיו כּאן..
Track comment: Come o brothers, round and round. Rest- tomorrow in song...
Language: Hebrew
Style: Horah

On album: B-057(a) (The Jewish Mood Maxim Broydn)
Track ID: 8727
Vocal Brodyn, Maxim -- בראָדין, מאַקסים
First line: Es brent di h..., es brent, s'iz heys, nishto keyn tseyt...
First line (Yiddish):עס ברענט די ה..., עס ברענט, ס'איז הײס, נישטאָ קײן צײַט...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Part of three record 78 album Stinson 602-1
Language: Yiddish

On album: I-017(a) (Israel Dances - The Folk Dances of Israel -- ישראל רוקדת)
Track ID: 34248
Composer Postolski, Sholom -- פּוסטולסקי, שלום
Composer Ravina, Menashe -- ראַווינאַ, מענאַשע
Style: Folk/Dance/Instrumental
Length: 2:20

On album: V-015(k) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 11/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31623
Vocal Goland, Yosef -- גאָלאַנד, יוסף
First line (Hebrew):קומה אחא, סובה סוב,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Hora/Orchestral Accompaniment
Length: 2:47

On album: I-026(a) (Authentic Israeli Folk Songs and Dance)
Track ID: 39818
Length: 1:46

On album: V-015(h) (Vorbei… Beyond Recall, CD 8/ A Record of Jewish musical life in Nazi Berlin, 1933-1938)
Track ID: 31545
Vocal Kipnis, Chana
Orchestra Leader Petruschka, Sigmund
Artist: Petruschka Orchestra -- אָרקעסטער פּעטרושקאַ
First line: Kuma acha sov vasov, al tanucha, shuva sov! Eyn kan rosh, v'eyn kan sof,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Horah
Length: 2:47

Title: Olim -- עולים
Author: Shenhar, Yitskhak -- שנהר, יצחק
Composer: Postolski, Sholom -- פּוסטולסקי, שלום
Genre: Zionist/Pioneer
Subject: Ship/Immigration/Return/
Origin: Belarsky Fav 31
Transliteration: Belarsky Fav 28
Translation: Belarsky Fav 26
Music: Belarsky Fav 26

Recordings:


On album: B-003(f) (Sidor Belarsky Songs of Israel)
Track ID: 11436
Vocal Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
First line: Bakhasha sfina gosheshet leyl shakhor khiam zo'ef,
First line (Hebrew):בּחשאי ספינה גוששת ליל שחור הים זעף, הוי, שמעי אדמת מורשת,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Through the night the ship is plowing, silently to reach...
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert/Art Song

On album: V0031
Track ID: 33766
Vocal Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Organ Saslavsky, Nicholas L. -- סאַסלאַװסקי, נ. ל.
First line: Bakhasha sfina gosheshet leyl shakhor khiam zo'ef,
First line (Hebrew):בּחשאי ספינה גוששת ליל שחור הים זעף, הוי, שמעי אדמת מורשת,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert/Art Song

On album: B-003(p) (Sidor Belarsky Sings A Salute To Israel's 20 Anniversary -- סידאָר בעלאַרסקי 20 ישׂראל)
Track ID: 32969
Vocal Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Musical Director Heifetz, Vladimir -- חפֿץ, װלאַדימיר
Violin Ravina, Oscar
Cello Altmann, Bernardo
First line: Bakhasha sfina gosheshet leyl shakhor khiam zo'ef,
First line (Hebrew):בּחשאי ספינה גוששת ליל שחור הים זעף, הוי, שמעי אדמת מורשת,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Through the night the ship is plowing, silently to reach...
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert/Art Song

Title: Yugn Zikh Tsvey Taykhn -- יאָגן זיך צװײ טײַכן
Also known as: Birobidzhan (Dunaevski)
Author: Friedman, Betsalel -- פֿרידמאַן, בצלאל
Author: Postolski, Sholom -- פּוסטולסקי, שלום
Composer: Yomen, Ben -- יאָמען, בען
Composer: Dunaevski, Isaak
Genre: Place/ Propaganda/ USSR
Subject: Birobijan/Utopia/Rivers/Bounty/Sustenance
Origin: Yomen 48
Transliteration: Yomen 49/Ephemera 1520, P 16
Translation: Ephemera 1520, p 16
Music: Ephemera 1520, p.16
Additional song notes: Two Rivers Flow - Written in the USA See "Birobidzhan" in ephemera

Related information in folder 456:

Recordings:


On album: E-014(a) (ESPE Performance Tape No 1)
Track ID: 17881
Vocal ESPY
First line: Yugn zikh tsvey taykhn, Biro un Bidjan, tsvishn beyde taykhn a freylekh land..
First line (Yiddish):יאָגן זיך צװײ טײַכן, בעראָ און בידזשאַן, צװישן בײדע טײַכן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded in West Germany. Written in the U.S.A.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk

On album: G-062(a)2 (Gebrider Moyshele Yiddishe Lider (Side B))
Track ID: 24266
Vocal/Guitar Gebrider Moyshele
First line: Yugn zikh tsvey taykhn, Biro un Bidjan, tsvishn beyde...
First line (Yiddish):יאָגן זיך צװײ טײַכן, בעראָ און בידזשאַן, צװישן בײדע טײַכן,
Track comment: Recorded in Austria. Written in the U.S.A.
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Folk

On album: E-014(d) (ESPE Jiddische Lieder 2 Sog nischt kejmol, as du gejst dem leztn weg -- עספּע ייִדישע לידער 2 זאָג ניט קײנמאָל, אַז דו גײסט דעם לעצטן װעג)
Track ID: 31969
Vocal, Guitar Bollinger-Erb, Gabi
Vocal, Guitar Bollinger, Hans
Guitar, Mandolin, Waldzither, Arranger Krennrich, Walter
Violin, Viola Rath, Wolfgang
First line: yugn zikh tsvey taykhn, Biro un Bidzhan: tsvishn di tsvey taykn…
First line (Yiddish):יאָגן זיך צװײ טײַכן, ביראָ און בידזשאַן: צװישן די צװײ טײַכן…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded as "Birobidjan"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert

On album: P-068(a) (Jane Peppler/ Aviva Enoch/ I Can't Complain But Sometimes I Do)
Track ID: 36205
Vocal/Concertina/Arranger Peppler, Jane
Piano Enoch, Aviva
First line: Yugn zikh tsvey taykhn, Biro un Bidjan, tsvishn beyde taykhn a freylekh land..
First line (Yiddish):יאָגן זיך צװײ טײַכן, בעראָ און בידזשאַן, צװישן בײדע טײַכן,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert
Length: 2:38

On album: G-054(c) (Bay Mayn Mames Shtibele/ Beyle Schaechter Gottesman/ At My Mother's House -- בײַ מײַן מאַמעס שטיבעלע \ ביילע שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן)
Track ID: 38459
Vocal Schaechter-Gottesman, Beyle -- שעכטער־גאָטעסמאַן, בײלע
Violin Svigals, Alicia
Accordion Sklamberg, Lorin
First line: Forn firn forn tsu dem fish gefang, forn firn forn, forn mit gezang,…
First line (Yiddish):פֿאָרן פֿירן פֿאָרן צו דעם פֿיש געפֿאַנג, פֿאָרן מיט געזאַנג, איבער לאַנד
Language: Yiddish
Length: 1:57

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Avodim Hayinu -- עבדים היינו
Genre: Holiday/Peysekh/Passover
Subject: Slaves/Egypt/Memory
Origin: Alb M-029(a)/
Transliteration: Alb M-029(a)/
Translation: Alb M-029(a)/
Additional song notes: Once we were slaves in Egypt
On album: L-024(a) (Jewish Holiday Songs Sung by Esther Lawrence)
Track ID: 1652
Composer Postolski, Sholom -- פּוסטולסקי, שלום
Vocal Lawrence, Esther
First line: Avdim hayinu, hayinu. Ata bney khorin, bney khorin,
Language: Hebrew/English

Title: Once We Were Slaves (Avodim..H, E)
On album: xL-024(a)
Track ID: 11482
English Adaptation Lawrence, Esther
Composer Postolski, Sholom -- פּוסטולסקי, שלום
Vocal Lawrence, Esther
First line: Once we were slaves, but now we're free. A long time ago...

Title: Layle Pele (Heb) -- לילה פּלא (עבֿרית)
On album: G-042(d) (Moshe Ganchoff Concert Favorites with Intrumental Ensemble)
Track ID: 20797
Author Shonberg, D. -- שאָנבערג, ד.
Composer Postolski, Sholom -- פּוסטולסקי, שלום
Vocal Ganchoff, Khazn Moyshe -- גאַנשאַף, חזן משה
Conductor Saslavsky, Nicholas L. -- סאַסלאַװסקי, נ. ל.
First line: Elef layla veod layle, tati shay la, leartsi tsu...
First line (Hebrew):אלף לילה ועוֹד לילה, תּתּי שׁי לה, לארצי זוֹ הקטנטנת--אך לא די ל
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: To my land a thousand nights I've gladly given...
Language: Hebrew

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