Look up artist Roubanis, Nick


Name: Roubanis, Nick
Name (Yiddish): רובּינס, ניק

Songs written or composed


Title: Miserlou -- מיסערלאָו
Composer: Roubanis, Nick -- רובּינס, ניק
Genre: Love
Subject: Desert
Origin: Alb T-005(c)/CD S-001(d)
Transliteration: CD S-001(d)/Alb K-029(h)/Alb P-038(b)
Translation: CD S-001(d)/Alb K-029(h)
Additional song notes: Music adapted from Greek folk dance melody

Related information in folder 268:

Sheet music:


Folder: 1231
Series: 4
Arranger: Richard Gendelman
Arranged for: Bb Clarinet, Trumpet Tenor Saxaphone
Texts: Instrumental Only
Provenance: Gendelman Gift
Notes: Manuscript

Recordings:


On album: B-002(c) (Jan Bart Sings Yinglish)
Track ID: 10539
Vocal/English Adaption Bart, Jan
Arranger/Conductor Gunther, William
First line: Desert shadows creep across purple sand, natives kneel in...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Leed credited as co-composer on this track
Language: English

On album: K-019(a) (First Live Chassidic Wedding Joe King and his Orchestra)
Track ID: 10540
Artist: King, Joe and his Orchestra
Track comment: Greek folk dance.
Style: Instrumental

On album: S-080(a) (Sweet Dreams (Sheyne Chalomes) For Guitars and Flutes -- שײנע חלומות)
Track ID: 10541
Artist Schonbrun, Bluma & Bill Bridges
Arranger Schonbrun, B.& B. Bridges, arr
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-010(b) (The Best of Miriam Kressen & Seymour Rexsite)
Track ID: 10543
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, in heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol...
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, און הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Language: Yiddish

On album: R-016(b) (Seymour Rexsite Sings Jewish Folk Songs & Yiddish Theatre...)
Track ID: 10544
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, in heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol...
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, און הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-027(c) (Jacob Sandler Yiddishe Tanz Musik Vol. 2 -- יעקבֿ סאַנדלער ייִדישע טאַנץ מוזיק)
Track ID: 10545
Vocal Sandler, Jacob -- סאַנדלער, יעקבֿ
Vocal/Accompaniment Hed Arzi Orchestra and Choir -- הד ארצי אָרקעסטער און כאָר
Arranger/Conductor Tarski, Alexander -- טאַרסקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, in heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol...
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, און הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-005(b) (Chaim Towber Anniversary Record)
Track ID: 10546
Vocal Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, in heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol...
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, און הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Track comment: Tauber credited as co-composer on this track
Language: Yiddish

On album: T-005(c) (Chaim Towber, The Singing Poet Songs To Remember -- לידער צו געדענקען)
Track ID: 10547
Composer Tauber - Roubanis
Vocal Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
First line: Vayt in der midbar, fun heyser zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol..
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דער מדבּר, פֿון הײסער זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Tauber credited as co-composer on this track
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-028(f) (Golden Voices of Israel No 3 Bagelman Sisters and Others)
Track ID: 10548
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, in heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol...
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, און הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Track comment: Tauber credited as co-composer on this track
Language: Yiddish

On album: J-022(a) (The REAL Complete Jewish Party Music Collection / David & The High Spirit)
Track ID: 18739
Artist: David & Gila's Band with chorus
Track comment: Recorded under "Folk Dances - medley
Style: Instrumental

On album: B-061(a) (Boiberik Camp Songs Field Tape Compiled by Mickey Hurewitz)
Track ID: 19650
Artist: Boiberik Campers
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Part of Children's Oneyg Shabos in auditorium
Style: Instrumental
Length: 2:05

On album: O-010(a) (Oomph Intercontinental Klezmer Between Two Worlds)
Track ID: 21404
Artist: Oomph
Style: Instrumental

On album: S-047(b) (Mazel Tov! More Music Of The Jewish People)
Track ID: 21427
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, in heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol...
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, און הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-027(d) (Jacob Sandler Yidishe Tants Muzik -- ייִדישע טאַנץ מוזיק)
Track ID: 22365
Vocal Sandler, Jacob -- סאַנדלער, יעקבֿ
Vocal/Accompaniment Hed Arzi Orchestra and Choir -- הד ארצי אָרקעסטער און כאָר
Arranger/Conductor Tarski, Alexander -- טאַרסקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, in heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol...
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, און הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Language: Yiddish

On album: B-067(a) (Timeless Jewish Songs Shirim La'ad Martha Rock Birnbaum -- שירים לעד)
Track ID: 23397
Harp Dechario, Barbara
Arranger/Musical Director Dechario, Joseph
Style: Instrumental/Harp Solo

On album: S-081(d) (Salomon Klezmorim Klezt Best!)
Track ID: 24054
Artist: Salomon Klezmorim
Clarinet Salomon, Marcel
Accordion von Tol, Theo
Violin Lootsma, Nienke
First line: Vayt in der midbar, fun heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol...
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דער מידבּר, פֿון הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Language: Yiddish

On album: K-029(h) (The Klezmer Cconservatory Band Dancing In the Aisles)
Track ID: 25255
Artist: Klezmer Conservatory Band
Vocal Bressler, Judy
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, in heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol...
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, און הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert

On album: K-068(e) (Klezaimir Back in the Shtetl Again -- צוריק אין דעם שטעטל נאָכאַמאָל)
Track ID: 27153
Artist: Klezamir
Style: Instrumental

On album: P-038(b) (Pressburger Klezmer Band / Ot Azoy)
Track ID: 32561
Artist: Pressburger Klezmer Band -- פּ ק בּ
Vocal Ballova, Linda
Violin/Arranger Werner, Andrej
Clarinet Lago, Miro
Viola Alexander, Daniel
Piano/Synthesizer Suska, Pavol
Drums/Percussion Oros, Martin
Double Bass Alexander, Samo
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, fun heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol a meydele dort..
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, פֿון הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל אַ מיידל דאָרט..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/
Length: 4:11

On album: P-038(b) (Pressburger Klezmer Band / Ot Azoy)
Track ID: 32562
Artist: Pressburger Klezmer Band -- פּ ק בּ
Vocal Ballova, Linda
Violin/Arranger Werner, Andrej
Clarinet Lago, Miro
Viola Alexander, Daniel
Piano/Synthesizer Suska, Pavol
Drums/Percussion Oros, Martin
Double Bass Alexander, Samo
Udu Drum Lopi
Style: Nigun/Syncopated
Length: 2:11

On album: 015i (August, Jan/ Miserlou/ Babalu)
Track ID: 29223
Artist: August, Jan

On album: B-087(a) (Henry Berman: 1945-1948 -- חיים בערמאַן: 1948-1945)
Track ID: 30767
Vocal Berman, Henry -- בערמאַן, חיים
First line: Shtendik flegt mayn mame zogn mir
First line (Yiddish):שׁטענדיק פֿלעגט מייִן מאַמע זאָגן מיר
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Theatre

On album: Z-011(f) (Talila & Ben Zimet / Yiddish Atmosphere)
Track ID: 28754
Vocal Talila
Trunpet/Trombone/Percussion/Clarinet/Flute Derouin, Michel
Contrabass Mortarelli, Pierre
Piano Schaff, Eddy
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, fun heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol a meydele dort..
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, פֿui הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל אַ מיידל דאָרט..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 06:07

On album: G-074(a) (Alex Marcus Goldman Orchestra (second album))
Track ID: 33641
Artist: Alex Marcus Goldman Orchestra
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 3:51

On album: M-097(a) (Merovitz Project + Brass/ Live In Montreal -- דער מעראָוויץ פּראָיעקט)
Track ID: 36394
Synths Winograd, Michael -- ווינאָגראַד, מ.
Guitar Fox-Rosen, Avi
Guitar Fruchter, Yoshie
Bass Folman-Cohen, Ari
Drums Berry, Chris
Accordeon/Musical Director Oppenheim, Henri
Style: Pop/Instrumental/Klezmer
Length: 4:13

On album: R-016(h) (Seymour Rechzeit Sings Your Favorite Songs in his Intimate Style)
Track ID: 33819
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
Piano Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
First line: Vayt in der midbar, fun heyser zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol..
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דער מדבּר, פֿון הײסער זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Pop/Yemenite

On album: E-018(d) (Epstein Brothers/ Judiac International/ Over 200 Years of Music Collectively/ Disc 1one and two)
Track ID: 41257

On album: Y-063(a) (The Best Yiddish Album In The World/Jewish Musical Heritage)
Track ID: 41740
/Accompaniment Hed Arzi Orchestra -- הד ארצי אָרקעסטער
Vocal Sandler, Jacob -- סאַנדלער, יעקבֿ
Arranger/Conductor Tarski, Alexander -- טאַרסקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
First line: Vayt in dem midbar, fun heyse zun farbrent, hob ikh a mol a meydele dort..
First line (Yiddish):װײַט אין דעם מידבּר, פֿון הײסע זון פֿאַרברענט, האָב איך אַ מאָל אַ מיידל דאָרט..
Language: Yiddish
Style: Folk/
Length: 2:59

On album: K-137(a) (Mazzeltov: Rolinha Kross/Amsterdam -- אַמסטערדאַם)
Track ID: 39459
First line: Vajt in dem midbar fun hejser zun farbrent hob ich amol a mejdele dort gekent
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Folk
Length: 7:43

Title: S'veltel Iz Nisht Ay Ay -- ס'װעלטעל איז נישט אײַ אײַ
Author: Shechter, Harry -- שעכטער, האַרי
Composer: Roubanis, Nick -- רובּינס, ניק
Genre: Lament
Subject: Poverty/Faith/Complaint
Additional song notes: Set to the melody of "Miserlou"

Recordings:


On album: B-057(a) (The Jewish Mood Maxim Broydn)
Track ID: 13177
Artist Brodyn, Maxim -- בראָדין, מאַקסים
Composer Shekhter
First line: Riboynu shel olam, hartsiker foter, du, vi lang vel ikh...
First line (Yiddish):רבּונו של עלום, האַרציקער פֿאָטער, דו, װי לאַנג װעל איך װאַרטן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From 78 rpm album "The Jewish Mood, Stinson 602-2
Language: Yiddish

On album: S-093(a)2 (Leo Summergrad Yiddish Folksongs 1959 Vol 2 of 2)
Track ID: 23180
Vocal Summergrad, Leo
First line: Riboynu shel olam, tayerer foter, du, vi lang zol ikh...
First line (Yiddish):רבּונו של עלום, טײַערער פֿאָטער, דו, װי לאַנג זאָל איך װאַרטן,
Track comment: See 78 rpm album "The Jewish Mood, Stinson 602-2
Language: Yiddish
Style: Acapella

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