Look up artist Belfer, Khazn Ben


Name: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Born: 1919
Died: New York

Tracks with this artist


Title: Lomir Ale Zingen A Zemerl -- לאָמיר אַלע זינגען אַ זמרל
Also known as: A Zemerl
Also known as: Di Negidim Un Di Kaptsonim
Also known as: Lekhem, Bosor V'dogim
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Class/Rich/Poor/Food/Meat/Fish/Bread/Tsimes/Contrast
Origin: ML MTAG 156/Alb B-007(a)/Alb J-034(a)/Epelboym 26
Transliteration: ML MTAG 156/Alb B-007(a)/K-059(d)/Alb J-034(a)/Epelboym 26
Translation: Alb B-017(a)/Alb F-001(c)/Alb A-034(a)
Music: ML MTAG 156/Epelboym 26
Additional song notes: Published in the title "A Shnayderl"

Related information in folder 742:On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23537
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Lomir ale zingen, lomir ale zingen, a zemerl, a zemerl tsu..
First line (Yiddish):לאָמיר אַלע זינגען, לאָמיר אַלע זינגען, אַ זמרל, אַ זמרל צו גאָט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Oyfn Veg Shteyt A Boym -- אױפֿן װעג שטײט אַ בױם
Also known as: Al Haderekh Ets Omeyd
Also known as: Afn Veg Shteyt A Boym
Author: Manger, Itzik -- מאַנגער, איציק
Genre: Literary Origin/Folk
Subject: Child/Mother/Burdens/Birds/Tree/Imagination/Mother Love
Song Comment: P. Laskovski sometimes credited as composer./ From "Volkns Ibern Dakh"
Origin: ML MTAG 164/Manger 369/Manger Illust/Alb L-023(a)/Alb F-024(e)/GYF 66/
Transliteration: GYF 67/ML MTAG 164/ L-022(a)/Alb A-044(a)/Alb F-018(a)/CD L-054(a)/CD O-016(a)
Translation: Leftwich GP 547/GYF 67/Alb L-004(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Manger Wolf 102/Sh Sh 414
Music: ML MTAG 164/
Additional song notes: By The Wayside Stands A Tree See also illustration in Manger Illust

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Related information in folder 996:On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23538
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Oyfn veg shteyt a boym, shteyt er eyngeboygn,
First line:אױפֿן װעג שטײט אַ בױם, שטײט ער אײַנגעבױגן, אַלע פֿײגעלעך פֿונעם...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Zol Shoyn Kumen Di Geule -- זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה
Also known as: Di Geule
Also known as: La Liberacion
Also known as: May The Redemption Come
Author: Kaczerginski, Shmerke -- קאַטשערגינסקי, שמערקע
Composer: Kook, Rav Avraham Isaac -- קוק, רבֿ אַבֿרהם
Genre: Literary Origin/Post Holocaust
Subject: Salvation/Redemption/Meshiekh/Hope/
Origin: ML MTAG 172/Belarsky 234/Alb R-024(d)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb A-044(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 172/Alb A-044(a)/Alb K-075(a)/Alb R-024(d)/Alb C-035(e)/
Translation: Alb T-015(c)/Alb B-007(j)/Alb R-024(d)/K-075(a)/Z-018(a)/Kalisch 147
Music: ML MTAG 172/Kalisch 144
Additional song notes: Let Redemption Come Also transliteration and translation on Alb b-126(a)
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23539
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Zol shoyn kumen di geule, zol shoyn kumen di geule,
First line (Yiddish):זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה, זאָל שױן קומען די גאולה,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Fonye Ganev -- פֿאָניע גנבֿ
Author: Fefer, Itsik -- פֿעפֿער, איציק
Composer: Beregovski, Moshe -- בערעגאָווסקי, משה
Genre: Literary Origin/Lament
Subject: Conscription/Czar/Thief/Borsht/Kasha/Military
Transliteration: Ephemera 1290
Translation: Ephemera 1290
Additional song notes: Fonye is pejorative nickname for the Czar. Fonye is a Thief
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23540
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Fonye, fonye ganev, fonye fonye ganev, fonye blaybt a ganev,
First line (Yiddish):פֿאָניע פֿאָניע גנבֿ, פֿאָניע פֿאָנעי גנבֿ, פֿאָניע בלײַבט אַ גנבֿ,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/Militant

Title: A Zemer -- אַ זמר
Also known as: Reb Motenyu
Also known as: Zogt Der Rebe
Author: Zeitlin, Aaron -- צײַטלין, אַהרן
Composer: Bugatch, (Shmuel) Samuel -- בוגאַטש, שמואל
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: God/Faith/Struggle/Khasid/
Origin: Kon 65/ML PYS 142/Alb B-007(a)/Bugatch 146/Sheet Music 305
Transliteration: Alb O-009(a)/Alb L-001(a)/Alb I-013(a)/Bugatch 146/Alb L-038(a)/Sheet Music 30
Translation: Alb L-038(a)/ML PYS 142/Alb O-009(a)/Alb O-006(c)/Alb D-002(a)
Music: Bugatch 146/ML PYS 142/Kon 65/Sheet Music 305
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23541
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Zogt der rebe, reb motenyu: -- A gut morgn dir, gotenyu!
First line (Yiddish):זאָגט דער רבּי, רבּ מאָטעניו: -- אַ גוט מאָרגען דיר, גאָטעניו!
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Motele -- מאָטעלע
Author: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Composer: Gebirtig, Mordkhe -- געבירטיג, מרדכי
Genre: Folk
Subject: Father/Son/Behavoir/Discipline
Origin: Gebir ML 20/ML MTAG 224/Alb G-022(a)/Gebir MGZ 40 /Lemm 63
Transliteration: Alb W-001(a)/ML MTAG 224/Alb G-022(a)/Alb B-007(q)
Translation: Alb G-022(a)/Gebir SIMC/Alb B-007(q)
Music: ML MTAG 224/Gebir ML 20/Gebir MGZ 40/Lemm 63
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23542
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Vos vet der sof zayn, Motl, entfer mir? Bist erger nokh...
First line (Yiddish):װאָס װעט זײַן דער סוף זײַן, מאָטל, ענטפֿער מיר ? ביסט ערגער...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: A Nign -- אַ ניגון
Also known as: A Yid A Kaptsn (Leybush...Nign)
Also known as: Leybush Lehrers Nign
Author: Lehrer, Leybush -- לערער, לײבוש
Composer: Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
Genre: Literary Origin/Khasidic
Subject: Poor Man/Kaptsn/Melody/Nigun/Contention/God
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/ML PYS 112/Alb L-022(a)/CD S-100(a)
Transliteration: Alb L-001(a)/Alb L-004(a)/ML PYS 112/Alb L-049(a)/
Translation: ML PYS 112/Alb L-049(a)/Alb D-002(a)/Alb L-004(a)/Alb L-022(a)/CD S-100(a)
Music: ML PYS 113/
Additional song notes: Known in Camp Boiberik as "Leybush Lehrer's Nigun" See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 740:On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23543
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Iz a kaptsn a mol gevezn, flegt er nor mit Got zikh krign,
First line:איז אַ קבצן אַ מאָל געװעזן, פֿלעגט ער נאָר מיט גאָט זיך קריגן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Leybush Lehrer (1887-1965)

Title: Oyfn Veg (Fort A Yid Keyn...) -- אױפֿן װעג (פֿאָרט אַ ייִד קײן...)
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23544
Artist: Belfer, Florence
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Kosakoff, Reuben -- קאָסאַקאָף, רואבֿן
First line: Oyfn veg shteyt a boym, shteyt er ayngegoygn, fort a yid…
First line (Yiddish):אױפֿן װעג שטײט אַ בױם, שטײט ער אײַנגעבױגן, פֿאָרט אַ ייִד קײַן ארץ..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Papir Iz Dokh Vays -- פּאַפּיר איז דאָך װײַס
Also known as: A Briv (Papir Iz Dokh Vays)
Also known as: Paper Is White
Genre: Love/Letter/Separation/Folk
Subject: Love/Separation/Ink/Paper
Origin: Rubin Oak 89/Alb K-014(a)/Belarsky 240/Alb B-007(a)/Alb A-054(a)
Transliteration: Rubin Oak 58/Alb P-030(a)/Alb F-018(b)/Alb B-007(a)/Belarsky 240/Alb T-031(b)
Translation: Rubin Oak 58/Alb R-007(f)3/Alb T-031(b)/Alb A-045(a)/B-122(a)
Music: Rub Oak 58/Belarsky 240
Additional song notes: Paper Is White Elyakum Zunzer crdedited as "adapting" this song - See Ephemera 1269 Transliteration and Translation in Ephemera 1269
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23545
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
Artist: Kosakoff, Reuben -- קאָסאַקאָף, רואבֿן
First line: Papir iz dokh vays un tint iz dokh shvarts, Tsu dir mayn...
First line:פּאַפּיר איז דאָך װײַס און טינט איז דאָך שװאַרץ, צו דיר מײַן זיס...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: A Dudele -- אַ דודעלע
Also known as: Dem Berditshevers Rovs Dudke
Author: Barditshever, Reb Levi Yitskhok -- באַרדיטשעװער, רעב לוי יצחק
Composer: Barditshever, Reb Levi Yitskhok -- באַרדיטשעװער, רעב לוי יצחק
Genre: Religious
Subject: Khasidic/Faith/Praise/Presence/Melody
Origin: Kotylan 36
Transliteration: Kotylan 36/Album R-034(k)
Translation: Alb B-001(a)/Alb D-002(b)/Album R-034(k)
Music: Kotylan 37
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23546
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
Artist: Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
First line: Reboynu shel olam, Ikh vel dir a dudele zingen, du du du du,
First line (Yiddish):רבוֹנוֹ של עוֹלם, איך װעל דיר אַ דודעלע זינגען, דו דו דו דו,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Words and music traditionally credited to Reb Levi Yitskhok
Language: Yiddish

Title: Der Neyr Tomid -- דער נר תּמיד
Author: Raskin, Philip -- ראַסקין, פּ.
Composer: Medvedieff, Yankev -- מעדװעדעף, יאַקבֿ
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Temple/Faith/Eternal Light/Story/Lamp/Khanike
Additional song notes: See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 739:On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23547
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: A mayse vil ikh mayn kind dir dertsaylen, a maysele...
First line (Yiddish):אַ מעשׂה װיל איך מײַן קינד, דיר דערצײלען, אַ מעשׂהלע װוּנדערלעך..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: A Tfile (Belarsky) -- אַ תּפֿילה (בעלאַרסקי)
Author: Yanitch, Nehama -- יאַניטש, נחמה
Composer: Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Prayer/Faith/Loss/Restoration
Origin: Belarsky 211
Transliteration: Belarsky 211
Music: Belarsky 12
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23548
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Groyser got, farnem mayn tfile, un basher mir bloyz eyn zakh
First line (Yiddish):גרױסער גאָט, פֿאַרנעם מײַן תּפֿילה, און באַשער מיר בלױז אײן זאַך,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: A Maysele (Hirshbeyn) -- אַ מעשׂעלע (הירשביין)
Author: Hirshbeyn, Peretz -- הירשבײן, פּרץ
Composer: Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Poverty/Elijah/Greed/Moral/Riches/Parents/Daughter/Dowry
Origin: Alb W-005(a)/Sh Sh 291
Translation: Alb W-005(a)/K-081(a)/Sh Sh 290/Ephemera 1114
Additional song notes: A Little Story
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23549
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Geven a mol a yid mit a yidene, kaptsunimlekh groyse vi di..
First line (Yiddish):געװען אַ מאָל אַ ייִד מיט אַ ייִדענע, קבצנימלעך גרױסע װי די װעלט:
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Ergets Vayt (Weiner) -- ערגעץ װײַט (ווײַנער)
Author: Leivick, Halper -- לײװיק, האַלפּער
Composer: Weiner, Lazar -- װײַנער, לאַזאַר
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Prisioner
Origin: Harshav 678/Alb W-005(a)/Levin L WM 98/Sh Sh 301
Transliteration: Levin L WM 98
Translation: Harshav 678/Levin L WM 98/Sh Sh 300
Music: Levin L WM 99
Additional song notes: Somehere Far Away from the cycle "On Siberian Roads" - Oyf Di Vegn Sibirer
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23550
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Ergets vayt, ergets vayt, ligt dos land, dos farbotone,
First line (Yiddish):ערגעץ װײַט, ערגעץ װײַט, ליגט דאָס לאַנד, דאָס פֿאַרבאָטענע
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Mayn Rue Plats -- מײַן רוע פּלאַץ
Also known as: Mekom Menukhati
Also known as: Arbeter-Romans
Author: 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: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23551
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
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,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Dem Bal Shem Tovs Zemerl -- דעם בּעל שם טובֿס זמרל
Also known as: Bal Shem Tovs Zemerl
Author: Basin, Moyshe -- באַסין, משה
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Faith/Occupation/Poverty/Teacher/Shoemaker/Tailor/Merchant
Origin: Alb L-001(a)/ML PYS 133/Alb L-022(a)/Alb D-004(d)
Transliteration: Alb L-001(a)/ML PYS 133/Alb L-022(a)/Alb D-004(d)
Translation: ML PYS 133
Music: ML PYS 133
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23552
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Ikh vel a zemerl dir zingen, Gotenyu, ay-ay-ay-ay-ay-ay,
First line (Yiddish):איך װעל אַ זמרל דיר זינגען, גאָטעניו, אײַ-אײַ-אײַ-אײַ-אײַ,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

Title: Hob Ikh Mir A Mantl -- האָב איך מיר אַ מאַנטל
Also known as: A Mantl (Hob Ikh Mir A Mantl)
Also known as: I Had A Little Coat
Also known as: The Coat
Genre: Folk
Subject: Material/Coat/Recycle
Origin: Kinderbuch 168/Alb S-062(a)/Alb S-085(a)/Alb A-036(a)/Alb T-018(a)/
Transliteration: Kinderbuch 168/Alb T-018(a)/Alb S-062(a)/Alb S-085(a)/Alb A-036(a)/Kinderland
Translation: S-062(a)/S-085(a)/A-036(a)/T-018(a)/O-001(a)/Kinderbuch 168/Schwartz 15
Music: Kinderbuch 168/Schwartz 15
Additional song notes: I Have An Overcoat
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23553
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
Artist: Neuman, Richard J.
First line: Hob ikh mir a mantl fun fartseytikn shtof, tra la la la la,
First line (Yiddish):האָב איך מיר אַ מאַנטל פֿון פֿארצײַטיקן שטאָף, טראַ לאַ לאַ לאַ לאַ לאַ,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Once I had a coat of ancient cloth...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

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: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23554
Artist: Fuchs, F. -- פֿוקס, ל
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Reb Dovidl, Reb Dovidl, der Vasilkovner, voynt shoyn itst..
First line (Yiddish):רבּ דודל, רבּ דודל, דער װאַסילקאָװנער, װױנט שױן איצט און טאָלמאַ,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Text credited to I. Fuchs
Language: Yiddish

Title: Khasidimlekh Tantsn -- חסידימלעך טאַנצן
Author: Kolodni, Yosele -- קאָלאָדני, יאָסעלע
Composer: Kolodni, Yosele -- קאָלאָדני, יאָסעלע
Genre: Maskilic
Subject: Khasidim/Rebe/Poverty/Worries/Faith/Dancing/Drinking
Origin: ML MTAG 112/Alb W-035(a)
Transliteration: ML MTAG 112/Alb S-022(f)/Alb W-035(a)
Translation: Alb W-035(a)
Music: ML MTAG 112
On album: B-068(a) (Ben Belfer, baritone/ Florence Belfer, piano Yiddish Songs)
Track ID: 23555
Artist: Belfer, Khazn Ben
Artist: Belfer, Florence
First line: Der rebe shtelt zikh oyf zayn tish, git a vunk tsum gabe...
First line:דער רבּי שטעלט זיך אַױף פֿון טיש, גיט אַ װוּנק צום גאַבע רבּ שעפּסל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Yiddish

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