Look up artist Belf's Romanian Orchestra


Name: Belf's Romanian Orchestra
Name (Yiddish): בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Also known as: Rumynskii Orkestr Belfa
Also known as: Belfs Rumeynishe Orchestra
Also known as: Belf's Rumynski Orkestr
Comment: Composed of clarinet, two violins & piano - Liner notes Album O-014(a)

Tracks with this artist


Title: Bessarabian Hora (Instr, Medley)
On album: A-095(a) (Anthology of Jewish Music / Yiddish Hebrew & Klezmer)
Track ID: 40233
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Length: 2:37

Title: Dem Ganevs Yikhes -- דעם גנבֿס יחוּס
Also known as: Dem Rebns Nign (Dem Ganevs...)
Also known as: Nign Khasidi
Also known as: Shmaravoznik
Also known as: Vos Bistu Broyges
Also known as: Vos Bistu Ketsele Broyges
Also known as: Yikhes
Genre: Folk/Underground/Thieves/Humorous/Insulting
Subject: Pedigree/Family/Father/Mother/Sister/Brother/Occupation
Song Comment: Same melody as "Dem Rebns Nigun"
Origin: Kotlansky 139/CD S-100(a)
Transliteration: Kotlansky 139/Alb K-020(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Alb J-024(a)CD L-054(a)
Translation: Alb J-024(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Kotylan 139/Alb Z-010(b)/CD S-100(a)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Kotlyan 140
On album: A-095(a) (Anthology of Jewish Music / Yiddish Hebrew & Klezmer)
Track ID: 40235
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Length: 2:53

Title: Simkhas Toyre (Instr) -- שׂימחת תּורה
On album: A-095(a) (Anthology of Jewish Music / Yiddish Hebrew & Klezmer)
Track ID: 40236
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Length: 2:30

Title: Khosidl -- חסידל
Genre: Klezmer/Instr/Dance
On album: K-026(b) (Klezmer Music The First Recordings: 1910-1927)
Track ID: 8280
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער

Title: Dem Ganevs Yikhes -- דעם גנבֿס יחוּס
Also known as: Dem Rebns Nign (Dem Ganevs...)
Also known as: Nign Khasidi
Also known as: Shmaravoznik
Also known as: Vos Bistu Broyges
Also known as: Vos Bistu Ketsele Broyges
Also known as: Yikhes
Genre: Folk/Underground/Thieves/Humorous/Insulting
Subject: Pedigree/Family/Father/Mother/Sister/Brother/Occupation
Song Comment: Same melody as "Dem Rebns Nigun"
Origin: Kotlansky 139/CD S-100(a)
Transliteration: Kotlansky 139/Alb K-020(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Alb J-024(a)CD L-054(a)
Translation: Alb J-024(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Kotylan 139/Alb Z-010(b)/CD S-100(a)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Kotlyan 140
On album: K-026(f) (Yikhes Fruhe Klezmer-Aufnahmen fron 1907-1939 -- ייִחוס)
Track ID: 2978
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
First line:װאַס ביסטו, קעצעלע, ברוגז, און װאָס זשע האָסטו אַרופּגעלאָזט די...
Track comment: Recorded under title "Yikhes"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Naftule Shpil Es Nokh A Mol (Inst) -- נפֿתּלי שפּיל עס נאָך אַ מאָל (אינסטר)
Subject: Instrumental/Klezmer/Freylekhs
Additional song notes: Naftule, Play It Again
On album: K-026(f) (Yikhes Fruhe Klezmer-Aufnahmen fron 1907-1939 -- ייִחוס)
Track ID: 10882
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער

Title: Simkhas Toyre (Instr) -- שׂימחת תּורה
On album: K-026(f) (Yikhes Fruhe Klezmer-Aufnahmen fron 1907-1939 -- ייִחוס)
Track ID: 14445
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער

Title: Beseraber Hora -- בעסעראַבער האָראַ
On album: K-026(g) (Klezmer Pioneers European And American Recordings 1905-1952)
Track ID: 19900
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Track comment: Bucherest 1908-1910

Title: Reb Dovidl -- רבּ דודל
Also known as: A Yidisher Tants
Also known as: Ma Yofus
Also known as: Nign G Moll
Also known as: Hariklaki Mou
Author: Fuchs, F. -- פֿוקס, ל
Genre: Khasidic
Subject: Rebe/Place/Tolne/Vasilkovne/Khasidim/Torah
Origin: Alb J-034(a)
Transliteration: Alb J-034(a)
Translation: Alb P-002(b)/Alb J-034(a)
Additional song notes: Same Melody as "Lomir Heysn Freylekh Zayn/ Yoshke Yoshke" Text credited to L. Fuchs on liner notes of Alb J-034(a) and to I. Fuchs on liner notes of B-068(a).
On album: K-026(g) (Klezmer Pioneers European And American Recordings 1905-1952)
Track ID: 19885
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Track comment: Bucherest, 1908-1910 Recorded under "Ma Yofus"

Title: Reb Dovidl -- רבּ דודל
Also known as: A Yidisher Tants
Also known as: Ma Yofus
Also known as: Nign G Moll
Also known as: Hariklaki Mou
Author: Fuchs, F. -- פֿוקס, ל
Genre: Khasidic
Subject: Rebe/Place/Tolne/Vasilkovne/Khasidim/Torah
Origin: Alb J-034(a)
Transliteration: Alb J-034(a)
Translation: Alb P-002(b)/Alb J-034(a)
Additional song notes: Same Melody as "Lomir Heysn Freylekh Zayn/ Yoshke Yoshke" Text credited to L. Fuchs on liner notes of Alb J-034(a) and to I. Fuchs on liner notes of B-068(a).
On album: K-026(g) (Klezmer Pioneers European And American Recordings 1905-1952)
Track ID: 19884
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Track comment: Bucherest, 1908-1910 Recorded under "Ma Yofus"
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Reb Dovidl -- רבּ דודל
Also known as: A Yidisher Tants
Also known as: Ma Yofus
Also known as: Nign G Moll
Also known as: Hariklaki Mou
Author: Fuchs, F. -- פֿוקס, ל
Genre: Khasidic
Subject: Rebe/Place/Tolne/Vasilkovne/Khasidim/Torah
Origin: Alb J-034(a)
Transliteration: Alb J-034(a)
Translation: Alb P-002(b)/Alb J-034(a)
Additional song notes: Same Melody as "Lomir Heysn Freylekh Zayn/ Yoshke Yoshke" Text credited to L. Fuchs on liner notes of Alb J-034(a) and to I. Fuchs on liner notes of B-068(a).
On album: K-026(m) (Klezmer! Jewish Music From Old World To Our World)
Track ID: 28076
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Track comment: Originally recorded 1912 - Recorded under title "Ma Yofus (How Beautiful)"
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Nukh Shale Sudes
Genre: Folk
Additional song notes: After The Third Sabbath Meal
On album: M-047(d) (Cantors Klezmorim and Crooners: 1905-1953 / Classic Yiddish 78s from the Mayrent Collection B)
Track ID: 35596
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Director Belf, V.
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental
Length: 3:06

Title: Na Rasvete (At Dawn)
Genre: Orchestral/Klezmer/Instrumental
Song Comment: Familiar melody-Used in Cherniavsky's incdental music to "Dybbuk"
On album: O-014(a) (Oytsres / Treasures / Klezmer Music 1908-1996 -- אוצרות \ כּלי-זמר מוזיק)
Track ID: 27816
Artist: Belf's Romanian Orchestra -- בעלףס רומײנישער אָרקעסטער
Track comment: Recorded Eastern Europe, April 1912 / Sirena Grand 11090
Style: Orchestral/Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 002:39

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