Look up artist Bell, Benny


Name: Bell, Benny
Born: March 21, 1906 (Brooklyn, NY)
Died: July 6, 1999
Note: Born Ben Samberg

Related information in folder 542:

Songs written or composed


Title: A Disgusted Millionaire
Author: Bell, Benny

Recordings:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35242
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: 006s (Bell, Benny/ Benny Bell Bazingt A Kale/ A Disgusted Millionaire)
Track ID: 28970
Artist: Bell, Benny

On album: 006e (Bell, Benny/ A Disgusted Millionaire/ Antloyft Mit Mir)
Track ID: 28943
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Yiddish Radio Broadkest
Author: Bell, Benny
Genre: Parody/Humorous
Subject: Advertisement/Commercial/Cockroach Powder/

Recordings:


On album: 006f (Bell, Benny/ Wedding Waltz/ Yiddish Radio Broadcast)
Track ID: 28946
Artist: Bell, Benny

On album: A-048(a) (All for you: collection of love songs -- הכל בשבילך: אוסף שירי אהבה)
Track ID: 31730
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: Tut vos ikh heys aykh, zay nit a duns,
First line (Yiddish):טוט וואָס איך הייס אײַך, זײַ ניט אַ דונס,
Language: Yiddish
Style: Orchestra Accompaniment

Title: Pincus The Peddler
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: 006h (Bell, Benny & His Agony Trio/ Pincus The Peddler/ Why Buy A Cow When Milk Is...)
Track ID: 28949
Artist: Bell, Benny & His Agony Trio

Title: Hetsale Getsale Gu -- העצאַלע געצאַלע גו
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: 060j (Bell, Benny/ Hetsale Getsale Gu/ Gelt, Gelt, Gelt)
Track ID: 30591
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: Yiddish

Title: Gelt, Gelt, Gelt -- געלט, געלט, געלט
Author: Bell, Benny
Genre: Comic Song
Subject: Money/ Morality

Recordings:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35254
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

On album: 060j (Bell, Benny/ Hetsale Getsale Gu/ Gelt, Gelt, Gelt)
Track ID: 30592
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: Yiddish

Title: Bar Mitsvah Droshe -- בּר־מיצװה דרשה
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: 061b (Bell, Benny/ Bar Mitsva Droshe/ Simkhe Freylekh)
Track ID: 30597
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Yidishe Radio Brodkest -- ייִדישע ראַדיאָ בראָדקעסט
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: 061c (Bell, Benny/ Yidishe Radio Brodkest/ Khasene Valz)
Track ID: 30599
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Benny Bell) Bazingt A Kale
Author: Bell, Benny
Genre: Comedy
Subject: Badkhn
Song Comment: English title: "Blessing the Bride"
Translation: Alb B-021(b)
Additional song notes: Parody of traditional wedding patter.

Title: Bar Mitsve Yingele
Author: Bell, Benny
Genre: Comedy
Subject: Gifts/Materialism
Song Comment: English Title: "Bar Mitzvah Boy"
Additional song notes: Possibly also listed on 78 as "Bar Mitzvah Speech:

Title: Yah-Dah-Dye
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35238
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Hetzeleh Getzeleh Goo
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35239
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Happiness Freylach
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35240
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Yiddish Radio Broadcast
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35241
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Pincus Went to the Mountains
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35244
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Celebration Freylach
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35247
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Mendle's Muskiteers
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35248
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Comic Cantor
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35249
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Bar Mitzvah Speech
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35250
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Oy, My Mother-in-Law
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35251
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Sammy and Sadie
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35252
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Home Again in Israel
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35253
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Gelt, Gelt, Gelt (Bell)
Author: Bell, Benny

Title: Moishe Pipick
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35255
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Brooklyn Bridge
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35256
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Benny Bell Freylach
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35257
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: In the Subway
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35245
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Misfortune
Author: Bell, Benny

Recording:


On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35246
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Pincus the Peddler (Bell)
On album: B-041(C) (Benny Bell: Lost Legend of Elton Street)
Track ID: 35243
Artist: Bell, Benny
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: El Toreadore (Eng, Yid, Parody)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 4518
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: My wife, she treats me like a slave, she'd love to see me..
First line (English):איך האָב אַ שלאַמק אַ װײַבעלע, זי איז ערגער װי אַ טײַבעלע,
Language: English

Title: Home Again In Israel (Eng)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 6716
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: Home again in Israel, at last no more need I roam,

Title: In Old Romaniia (Rumenye, Rumenye)
On album: xB-041(a)
Track ID: 7411
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: Runmenye, I used to live there before I moved to Pennsylv...
First line:עס איז געװען אַן אױגנבליק, ידן טאָג גאָר ו יום טובֿדיק,
Track comment: Recorded under title "In Old Rumania"

Title: It's A Boy (Eng)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 7549
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: Have you heard about the current affair, Mr. Feinberg...

Title: Living And Laughing (Eng)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 9244
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: I'm for living and laughing, and making life sublime,
First line:איך גײ אַ מאָל אַרײַן צן זען אַ "מאָװינג פּיקור שאָ", און איך זיץ..

Title: Parnose (Eng, Bell)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 12126
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: Parnuse, parnuse, I need you all the time, without you...

Title: Pincus In The Mountains (Eng)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 12216
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: Pincus went to the mountains, a couple of weeks ago,
Track comment: Same meoldy as "Itsik Hot Khasene Gehat"

Title: Pincus The Peddler (Eng)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 12217
Artist: Bell, Benny
Track comment: Sounds like "Minnie The Moocher"

Title: Rumenye, Rumenye (Parody, Eng Yid)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 13069
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: Rumenye, I used to live there before I moved to Pennsylv...
First line:עס איז געװען אַן אױגנבליק, ידן טאָג גאָר ו יום טובֿדיק,
Track comment: Recorded under title "In Old Rumania"

Title: Sammy From Miami (Eng)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 13239
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: Sammy from Miami was such a happy guy, always full of...

Title: The Son Of Pincus (Eng)
On album: B-041(a) (Jewish American Novelty Tunes Kosher Comedy Benny Bell)
Track ID: 15214
Artist: Bell, Benny
First line: My father was a peddler, his name you all should know,
Track comment: Is this a parody of another tune?

Title: Benny Bell Bazingt A Kale
On album: 006s (Bell, Benny/ Benny Bell Bazingt A Kale/ A Disgusted Millionaire)
Track ID: 28969
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: A Mazl Tov Farn Mekhutn
On album: 041o (Bell, Benny/ A Mazl Tov Farn Mekhutn/ Oyfn Pripetshik)
Track ID: 29986
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Oyfn Pripetshik (Warshavsky) -- אױפֿן פּריפּעטשיק (וואַרשאַווסקי)
Also known as: Der Alef Beys
Also known as: In The Fireplace
Also known as: Afn Pripetshik
Also known as: Oifm Pripezik
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Author: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Composer: Warshavsky, Mark M. -- װאַרשאַװסקי, מאָרק מ.
Genre: Folk
Subject: Children/Alphabet/Education/Learning/Rebbe/Kheyder/School
Origin: ML MTAG 2/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 24/Alb A-001(h)/Alb G-026(a)/Alb R-022(a)
Transliteration: Alb R-022(a)/ML MTAG 2/Alb B-004(c)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb D-016(a)/
Translation: Alb S-083(a)/Alb L-024(b)/GYF 27/Kinderbuch 167/Alb G-017(a)/Sh Sh 196/
Music: ML MTAG 2/GYF 25/Metro Scher 24/Lefko Folk 72
Additional song notes: At The Fireplace See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell. Translation and Transliteration at Ephemera 1269

Related information in folder 332:On album: 041o (Bell, Benny/ A Mazl Tov Farn Mekhutn/ Oyfn Pripetshik)
Track ID: 29987
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Benny Bell Bazingt A Kale
On album: 006c (Bell, Benny/ Benny Bell Bazingt A Kale/ Shlemazl Vos Vilstu)
Track ID: 28939
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Shlemazl Vos Vilstu
On album: 006c (Bell, Benny/ Benny Bell Bazingt A Kale/ Shlemazl Vos Vilstu)
Track ID: 28940
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Antloyft Mit Mir
On album: 006e (Bell, Benny/ A Disgusted Millionaire/ Antloyft Mit Mir)
Track ID: 28944
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Wedding Waltz
On album: 006f (Bell, Benny/ Wedding Waltz/ Yiddish Radio Broadcast)
Track ID: 28945
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: In Di Subvey
On album: 006g (Bell, Benny/ In Di Subvey/ Moyshe Pipik)
Track ID: 28947
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Moyshe Pipik
On album: 006g (Bell, Benny/ In Di Subvey/ Moyshe Pipik)
Track ID: 28948
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Happiness Freylekh
On album: 006i (Bell, Benny/ Happiness Freylekh/ Ay Ay Ya Da Dy)
Track ID: 28951
Artist: Bell, Benny

Title: Ay Ay Ya Da Dy
On album: 006i (Bell, Benny/ Happiness Freylekh/ Ay Ay Ya Da Dy)
Track ID: 28952
Artist: Bell, Benny

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