Look up artist Rockoff, Seymour


Name: Rockoff, Seymour

Songs written or composed


Title: Boro Park (New York New York) -- באָראָ פֿאַרק (ניו יאָרק, ניו יאָרק)
Author: Rockoff, Seymour
Genre: Parody/Humor
Subject: Borough Park/Condominium/
Transliteration: Alb R-029(a)

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Recording:


On album: xR-029(a)
Track ID: 2538
Adapted Music Rockoff, Seymour
Vocal Rechnitzer Rejects
Arranger Yotzenpress, Muchi
First line: Shoyn tseyt genig, ikh for tsurik, tsu du mayn tayere,
First line (Yiddish):שױן צײַט געניג, איך פֿאָר צוריק, צו דו מײַן טײַערע מײַן באָראָ פּאַרק,
Track comment: See "New York New York" "יאָרק ניו ,יאָרק "ניו
Language: Yiddish

Title: Funiculi Funicula (Shabos..) -- פֿוניקולי פֿוניקולאַ (שבּת..)
Also known as: Shabos Bay Dem Tish (Funiculi...)
Author: Rockoff, Seymour
Composer: Denza, Luigi
Genre: Adaptation/Pop/Parody
Subject: Food/Shabos/Sabbath
Transliteration: Alb Z-010(n)

Recording:


On album: Z-010(n) (Paul Zim New York City Klezmer Jazz Band A Yiddish Delight)
Track ID: 24824
Artist Zim, Khazn Paul
Artist NY City Klezmer Jewish Jazz Band
Arranger Tornick, Michael
First line: Men zogt az shabos iz a tog fun boser, un oykh dogim...
First line (Yiddish):מען זאָגט אַז שבּת איז אַ טאָג פֿון בשׂר און אױך דגים ומטעמים,
Track comment: Recorded under title Shabes Bay Dem Tish"
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Hineni Heoni (Parody) -- הנני העני
On album: R-029(b) (The More Complete Collection of.....Rechnitzer Rejects Vol 2)
Track ID: 6608
Composer/Artist Rockoff, Seymour
Artist: Rechnitzer Rejects
Track comment: Here I stand poor in worthy deed.
Language: Hebrew/English
Style: Parody

Title: Home On The Blatt (Parody, Eng)
On album: xR-029(b)
Track ID: 6718
Artist Rechnitzer Rejects
Author/Artist Rockoff, Seymour
First line: I was in the beys medresh, lernin' for a change,
Track comment: Parody title "Home On The Blatt"

Title: Home On The Range (Parody, Eng)
On album: R-029(b) (The More Complete Collection of.....Rechnitzer Rejects Vol 2)
Track ID: 6719
Artist Rechnitzer Rejects
Author/Artist Rockoff, Seymour
First line: I was in the beys medresh, lernin' for a change,
Track comment: Parody title "Home On The Blatt"

Title: Mordechai Shlomo And Jo (Eng)
On album: R-029(a) (The Almost Complete Collection of.........Rechnitzer Rejects)
Track ID: 10690
Author/Composer Rockoff, Seymour
Artist Rechnitzer Rejects
Artist Yotzenpress, Mutchi, arr
First line: When the Moshiekh arrives we'll play a symphony in stereo,

Title: Once Upon A Time (Eng)
On album: R-029(c) (The Even More Complete Collection of.... Rechnitzer Rejects)
Track ID: 11481
Author Rockoff, Seymour
Composer Rockoff, Seymour
Artist Rechnitzer Rejects
First line: Once upon a time, a chicken found a dime, she showed it to..

Title: New York New York (Boro Park, Yid) -- ניו יאָרק, ניו יאָרק (באָראָ פֿאַרק)
On album: R-029(a) (The Almost Complete Collection of.........Rechnitzer Rejects)
Track ID: 11006
Author/Composer Rockoff, Seymour
Artist Rechnitzer Rejects
Artist Yotzenpress, Muchi
First line: Shoyn tseyt genig, ikh for tsurik, tsu du mayn tayere,
First line:שױן צײַט געניג, איך פֿאָר צוריק, צו דו מײַן טײַערע מײַן באָראָ פּאַרק,

Title: Tie A Pair Of Tfiln (Parody, Eng)
On album: xR-029(b)
Track ID: 15329
Author Rockoff, Seymour
Composer Levine, I. & Russell Brown
Artist Rechnitzer Rejects
First line: I'll wear them almost every day, but not on shabos,
Track comment: Parody titled "Tie A Pair Of Tefilin"

Title: Tie A Yellow Ribbon (Parody, Eng)
On album: R-029(b) (The More Complete Collection of.....Rechnitzer Rejects Vol 2)
Track ID: 15330
Author Rockoff, Seymour
Composer Levine, I. & Russell Brown
Artist Rechnitzer Rejects
First line: I'll wear them almost every day, but not on shabos,
Track comment: Parody titled "Tie A Pair Of Tefilin"

Title: The Rabbi (Eng)
On album: R-029(a) (The Almost Complete Collection of.........Rechnitzer Rejects)
Track ID: 15183
Author/Composer Rockoff, Seymour
Artist Rechnitzer Rejects
Artist Yotzenpress, Muchi
First line: The Rabbi, he told me not to do it anymore,

Title: Chicken -- טשיקען
Also known as: The Chicken Song
Also known as: Tshiken
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Author: Sapoznik, Henry -- סאַפּאָזניק, הענעך
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Klezmer/Humorous
Subject: Chicken/Food/Tofu/Bagel
Song Comment: Additional Verses by Sapoznik
Transliteration: K-030(c)/Alb Z-010(n)
Translation: Alb K-030(c)Ephemera 1566 (p29)
On album: Z-010(n) (Paul Zim New York City Klezmer Jazz Band A Yiddish Delight)
Track ID: 24832
Author Rockoff, Seymour
Author Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Vocal Zim, Khazn Paul
Artist NY City Klezmer Jewish Jazz Band
Arranger Barnes, Rolf
First line: Ikh veys fun a guter zakh, vus iz gut far ale glaykh,
First line (Yiddish):איך װײס פֿון אַ גוטער זאַך, װאָס איז גוט פֿאַר אַלע גלײַך,
Track comment: Seymour Rockoff wrote a new verse to the song.
Language: Yiddish

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