Look up artist Schwartz, Leon


Name: Schwartz, Leon
Name (Yiddish): שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Born: 1901
Died: 1990

Songs written or composed


Title: Bar Mitzvah nign -- בּר־מיצווה ניגון
Composer: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Genre: Instrumental

Sheet music:


Folder: 756
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Publisher: G. Lipskin & Son/Belwin Inc.
Publisher address: New York, NY
Date: 1927
Provenance: Gift of Gayle & Dennis Fixler, Dec. 2004
Notes: Brown lettering, English only. Hebrew melody by Leon Schwartz. Dedicated "In Memory of My Father". Front cover includes famous Roger Halle arrangements of violin classics in the first position, with piano accompaniment and listing of forty titles. Back cover: Explains that "This series reveals a departure in the way of treatment of the parts; and by that we mean transparency". Back cover also includes listing of 20 other titles and some prices.

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Doyne / Hora / Sirba -- דױנע \ האָראַ \ סירבאַ
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21513
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Style: Instrumental

Title: Hora In A Minor (Instr) -- האָראַ אין אַ מינאָר (אינסטר)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21514
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: Classic slow hora (Similar to Firn Di Mekhutonim Aheym)

Title: Forshpil Un Khusidlekh (Instr) -- פֿאָרשפּיל און חסידלעך (אינסטר)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21515
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Style: Klezmer/Instrumental

Title: Khava Oy Oy Oy -- חוה אױ אױ אױ
Author: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Composer: Friedsel, Louis -- פֿרידזעל, לואיס
Genre: Theater
Additional song notes: See Heskes 142/ From the 1905 play "Der Antloyfener Soldat oder Der Griner Zinger"
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21516
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: Der Griner Zinger
Language: Instrumental

Title: Der Flikhtlings Marsh -- דער פֿליכטלינגס מאַרש
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21517
Artist: Eremychuk (Alecu), Aleku
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Style: Instrumental

Title: Nu Ma Abandona & Tsushpil (Instr)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21518
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: English translat for Romanian Title "Don't Abandon Me"

Title: The New Khosidl (Instr) -- דער נײַער חסידל (אינסטר)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21519
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן

Title: Yo Ribon -- יה רבון
Author: Najara, Rabbi Israel Ben Moses
Genre: Hymn/Table Song/Zmiros
Subject: Power/Sovereignty/Universe/Worlds
Origin: Pasternak CH 143/Alb Y-003(b)/Alb E-009(a)/Cardozo 47
Transliteration: Bugatch 186/Alb Y-003(b)/Alb E-009(a)/Alb F-015(b)Pasternak CH 56/Cardozo 47
Translation: Cardozo 47
Music: Bugatch 185, 186/Cardozo 47
Additional song notes: Sovereign of the Universe
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21520
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
First line: Yo ribon olam veolmayo ant hu malko melekh malkhayo,
First line:יה רבון עלם ועלמיא, אנת הוא מלכא מלך מלכּיא. עובדי גבורתך ותמהיא...
Style: Instrumental

Title: Kolemeyke -- קאָלעמײקע
Also known as: Kolomeyke
Genre: Instrumental/Klezmer/Dance
Song Comment: Dance From Kolomeya/ Popular Ukrainian Dance
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21521
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Language: Instrumental

Title: Sirba In C - Frigish (Instr) -- סירבאַ אין סי - פֿריגיש (אינסר)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21522
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן

Title: Rumenye, Rumenye -- רומעניע, רומעניע
Author: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Composer: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Double Entendre/Skat/Humorous/Nostal
Subject: Rumania/Place/Food/Women
Origin: GYF 12
Transliteration: Alb G-013(c)/CD K-068(e)/AAlb L-002(a)Alb L-023(a)/Alb J-24(a)1
Translation: Alb J-024(a)1/GYF 12/Alb K-029(g)/Alb L-002(a)/Alb W-031(a)
Music: Warem 175/GYF 12

Related information in folder 397:On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21523
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Style: Instrumental

Title: Bukovina Hora -- בוקאָװינאַ בּאָראַ
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21524
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: Interpreted by Tarras as "In A Rumenisher Shenk"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Sirba (Leon Schwartz) -- סירבאַ (לעאָן שװאַרץ, אינסטר)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21525
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן

Title: A Terkish Gebet -- אַ טערקיש געבעט
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21526
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: Commentary by Schwartz
Style: Instrumental

Title: Asher Nosan Lonu Toras Emes
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21527
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: Commentary and remenisence by Leon Shwartz

Title: Bulgar -- בולגאַר
Genre: Klezmer/Instr/Dance
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21528
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: Similar to "Firn Di Mekhutonim Aheym"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Menukha Vesimkha -- מנוחה ושׂמחה
Also known as: Menucho Vesimkho
Also known as: Erev Shabos
Author: Kalonymus, Moses Ben
Genre: Religious/Hymn
Subject: Shabos/Peace
Origin: Alb W-016(a)/Alb Y-003(a)/Alb W-017(e)/
Transliteration: Alb Y-003(a)/Alb W-017(e)/Alb F-015(b)/
Translation: Alb W-016(a)/Alb F-015(b)/Alb W-017(e)/Alb Y-003(a)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21529
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
First line: Menukha vesimkho or lehayudim yom shaboson yom makhmodim,
First line:מנוּחה ושׂמחה אור ליהודים. יוֹם שׁבּתוֹן יוֹם מחמדים,
Track comment: Melody is the same as "A Kholem"

Title: Doyne Un Tsushpil -- דױנע און צושפּיל
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21530
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: Commentary by Leon Schwartz
Style: Instrumental

Title: Dem Rebns Nign / Tsushpil -- דעם רבּנס ניגון און צושפּיל
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21531
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: Commentary by Leon Schwartz

Title: Kale Bazetsn (Leon Schwartz,Instr) -- כּלה באַזעצן (לעאָן שװאַרץ, אינסטר)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21532
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: With A Khasene Marsh and A Freyleykhs

Title: Khasene Marsh(Leon Schwartz,Instr) -- חתומה מאַרש (לעאָן שװאַרץ, אינסטר)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21533
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: With A Kale Bazetsn and A Freyleykhs

Title: A Freylekhs (Leon Schwartz) -- אַ פֿרײלעכס (לעאָן שװאַרץ)
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21534
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
Track comment: With A Kale Bazetsn and Khasene Marsh
Style: Instrumental

Title: Yismekhu Vemalekhutokha (Schwartz) -- ישׂמחוּ במלכוּתך (שוואַרץ)
Genre: Religious/Shabos/Sabbath/Hymn/Liturgy
Subject: Shabbos/Sabbath/Delight/Observance/Memory/Creation/Pleasure
Origin: Pasternak CH 141/Alb B-033(f)/Alb B-017(w)/Alb K-047(d)/Alb Z-010(e)
Transliteration: Pasternak CH 44/Alb B-017(w)/Alb K-047(d)/Alb K-029(i)
Translation: Alb K-029(i)/Pasternak CH 141/Alb L-021(b)/Alb M-030(a)/Alb P-005(a)/B-033(f)
Additional song notes: Melody played by Leon Schwartz. Basis for melody of "Shil Zhe Mir A Lidele Oyf Yidish"
On album: S-090(a) (Leon Schwartz Like In A Different World)
Track ID: 21535
Artist: Schwartz, Leon -- שװאַרץ, לעאָן
First line: Yismekhu bemalekhutokha, shomrey shomrey shomrey shabat...
Style: Instrumental

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