Look up artist Senesh, Chana


Name: Senesh, Chana
Name (Yiddish): סנש, חנה
Born: 1921
Died: 1944

Songs written or composed


Title: Ashrey Hagafrur (Greenberg) -- אשרי הגפרוּר (גרינבערג)
Author: Senesh, Chana -- סנש, חנה
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin/ Metaphor (?)
Subject: Match/Flame/Consumtion
Translation: Album S-063(a)
Additional song notes: Blessed Is The Match

Recordings:


On album: M-068(a)49 (Milken/The Art of the Jewish Song)
Track ID: 41302
Vocal Halveni, Ruth
Piano Hancox, William
First line: Ashrey hagafrur shenisraf vehitsit lehavot.
First line (Hebrew):אשרי הגפרוּר שנשׂרף והצית להבוֹת. אשרי הלהבה שבּערה בּסתרי לבבוֹת.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Art Song
Length: 2:05

On album: I-002(a) (Warrior's Songs -- שירי לוֹחמים שר שמעון ישׂראלי בּניצוח יצחק גרציאני)
Track ID: 1537
Author Senesh, Chana -- סנש, חנה
Composer Dous, A. -- דאוס, א.
Artist Israeli, Shimon -- ישׂראלי, שמעון
Arranger/Conductor Gratsiani, Yitskhok -- גרציאני, יצחק
First line: Ashrey hagafrur shenisraf vehitsit lehavot.
First line (Hebrew):אשרי הגפרוּר שנשׂרף והצית להבוֹת. אשרי הלהבה שבּערה בּסתרי לבבוֹת.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "Blessed is the Match"
Language: Hebrew

Title: Eli Eli (Senesh) -- אלי, אלי (סנש)
Also known as: Halikha Lekesariya
Author: Senesh, Chana -- סנש, חנה
Composer: Zehavi, David -- זהבי, דוד
Genre: Literary Origin/Prayer/Israeli
Subject: Prayer/Waters/Heavens/Sea
Origin: Netzer 52
Transliteration: Alb F-035(a)/Alb L-035(b)
Translation: Alb F-035(a)/Alb L-035(b)
Music: Netzzer 52
Additional song notes: Published under "Halikha Lekesaria" (Walking to Caesaria). הליכה לקיסריה

Recordings:


On album: S-092(a) (Ben Sidran Life's A Lesson featuring Lynette)
Track ID: 21571
Keyboards/Vocal Sidran, Ben
Vocal Lynette
Drums Gottlieb, Danny
Bass Richmond, Mike
Orchestrations Goldstein, Gil
Violin Shtrum, Haim
First line: Eli, eli shelo yigamer leolam, hakhol vehayam, rishrush…
First line (Hebrew):אלי אלי שלא יגמר לעוֹלם החוֹל והים, רשרוּש של המים,
Track comment: O Lord, my God, I pray that these never end; the sand...
Language: Hebrew
Length: 4:24

On album: K-071(a) (Kleitanim Lyden af jodisk tradition 2.)
Track ID: 22765
Artist Kleitanim
First line: Eli, eli shelo yigamer leolam, hakhol vehayam, rishrush…
First line:אלי אלי שלא יגמר לעוֹלם החוֹל והים, רשרוּש של המים,
Track comment: Recorded under "Eli, Eli"

On album: P-028(a) (Cantor David Propis sings Memories of Home)
Track ID: 25175
Artist Propis, Khazn David
First line: Eli, eli shelo yigamer leolam, hakhol vehayam, rishrush…
First line (Hebrew):אלי אלי שלא יגמר לעוֹלם החוֹל והים, רשרוּש של המים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Walking To Caesara
Language: Hebrew

On album: L-038(b) (Heroes and Poets/ Shura Lipovsky / Zalmen / Jeff Warschauer/ Heroes and Poets / Memorial Concert of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising 1943 -- גיבורים און פּאָעטן)
Track ID: 32074
Arranger/Vocal Lipovsky, Shura
Arranger/Piano Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
Arranger/Mandolin Warschauer, Jeff
First line: Eli, eli shelo yigamer leolam, hakhol vehayam, rishrush…
First line (Hebrew):אלי,אלי שלא יגמר לעוֹלם החוֹל והים, רשרוּש של המים,
Language: Hebrew
Style: Concert
Length: #:16

On album: G-035(e) (Gevatron/ The Israeli Kibutz Folksingers / Shirim Yafim -- הגבטרון שירים יפים)
Track ID: 34140
Vocal Gevatron -- הגבטרון
First line: Eli eli shelo yigamer leolam, hachol vehayam, rishrush shel hamayim,
First line (Hebrew):אלי שלא יגמר לעולם, יחול והים, רשרוש של המים, ברק השמיםת תפילת האדם
Language: Hebrew
Style: Folk/Choral
Length: 2:11

On album: Y-056(a) (Yaroslav Yakubovic/Songs of the Land Israeli Tunes -- אלבום שירי הארץ)
Track ID: 39256
Language: Hebrew
Length: 2:54

On album: I-002(b) (Songs of the Jewish Underground -- יהים ושירים של המחתרת)
Track ID: 6000
Artist David, Alisa and Freddy Peer -- דוד, אליסה ופרדי פּאר
Artist Esner, Uzi, arr -- אסנר, עוזי, עבוד
Artist Esner, Uzi, musical director
Track comment: Walking To Caesara
Language: Hebrew

On album: S-051(a) (sing along kibbutz songs with sara'leh sharon -- לשיר בּעמק מועדון הזמר עמק הערדן עם שׂרה'לה שרון)
Track ID: 6001
Artist Sharon, Sarele -- שרון, שׂרה'לה
First line: Eli, ali shelo yigamer leolam, hakhol vehayam, rishrush…
First line (Hebrew):אלי אלי שלא יגמר לעוֹלם החוֹל והים, רשרוּש של המים,
Track comment: Walking To Caesara
Language: Hebrew

On album: Z-008(a) (Shema Kolenu The Zimriyah Choir)
Track ID: 6002
Artist Zimriyah Choir
Choral Music Director Shortt, Ellis D., dir
Artist Cohen, Dudley, arr
Track comment: Walking To Caesara --Recorded under "Eli Eli"
Language: Hebrew

On album: Z-015(a) (The Zemel Choir Conducted by Antony Saunders)
Track ID: 6003
Artist Zemel Choir
Conductor Saunders, Antony
Track comment: Walking To Caesara
Language: Hebrew

On album: F-035(a) (Rita Falbel Between Jewish Past & Future Timepieces)
Track ID: 6004
Artist Falbel, Rita
First line: Eli, eli shelo yigamer leolam, hakhol vehayam, rishrush…
First line:אלי אלי שלא יגמר לעוֹלם החוֹל והים, רשרוּש של המים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: My God, my God, let it never end, the sand and the sea...
Language: Hebrew/Arabic

On album: T-002(a) (Topol With The John McCarthy Singers & Goeff Love Orchestra)
Track ID: 6005
Vocal Topol, Chaim -- טופּול, חיים
Vocal Topol, Chaim -- טופּול, חיים
Vocal John McCarthy Singers
First line: Eli, eli shelo yigamer leolam, hakhol vehayam, rishrush…
First line:אלי,אלי שלא יגמר לעוֹלם החוֹל והים, רשרוּש של המים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Ali, ali, I pray that it never will end, the sand and the...
Language: Hebrew/English

On album: S-080(b) (Sweet Dreams II (Sheyne Chalomes) For Guitars and Flutes -- שײנע חלומות ב)
Track ID: 6006
Artist Schonbrun, Bluma & Bill Bridges
Artist Shapero, Jose, cello
Artist Schonbrun, B. & Bill Bridges, arr
Track comment: Walking To Caesara,For Guitar, Flute with cello and recorder
Style: Instrumental

On album: F-013(e) (Feidman - The Incredible Clarinet -- גיורא פיידמן)
Track ID: 6007
Acoustic Guitars Atlas, Urial -- אטלס, אוריאל
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet/Basset HornArranger Feidman, Giora -- פיידמן, גיורא
Bass Guitar Frenkel, Ami -- פרנקל, עמי
Contra Bass Gerlich,Ehud -- גרליך, אהוד
Acoustic Guitars Levy, Yossi Saffie -- יוסי לוי
Harp Shwartzbart, Mariana -- שוורצברט, מריאנה
Percussion Krohn, Kenneth -- קרון, קנת
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Walking To Caesara
Style: Instrumental/Klezmer

Title: Kol Kara (Greenberg) -- קול קרא (גרינבערג)
Author: Senesh, Chana -- סנש, חנה
Composer: Greenberg, Helen Medwedeff -- גרינבערג, העלען מעדוועדעף
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Voice/Summons/Obeyed/Crossroads/Cold/Snow/Loss
Transliteration: Alb S-063(a)
Translation: Alb S-063(a)
Additional song notes: A Voice Called

Title: Ashrey Hagafrur (Helfman) -- אשרי הגפרוּר (העלפֿמאַן)
Author: Senesh, Chana -- סנש, חנה
Composer: Helfman, Khazn Max -- העלפֿמאַן, חזן מאַקס
Genre: Literary Origin/ Metaphor (?)
Subject: Match/Flame/Consumed
Translation: Alb S-063(a)
Additional song notes: Blessed Is The Match

Recording:


On album: S-063(a) (American Jewish Art Songs Paulina Stark)
Track ID: 1538
Vocal Stark, Paulina
Piano Shank, Nadine
First line: Ashrey hagafrur shenisraf vehitsit lehavot. Ashrey halehava sheba'ara besitrey..
First line (Hebrew):אשרי הגפרוּר שנשׂרף והצית להבוֹת. אשרי הלהבה שבּערה בּסתרי לבבוֹת.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Translation and Transliteration with Album
Language: Hebrew

Title: Kol Kara (Helfman) -- קול קרא (העלפֿמאַן)
Author: Senesh, Chana -- סנש, חנה
Composer: Helfman, Khazn Max -- העלפֿמאַן, חזן מאַקס
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Voice/Summons/Obeyed/Crossroads/Cold/Snow/Loss
Transliteration: Alb S-063(a)
Translation: Alb S-063(a)
Additional song notes: A Voice Called

Recordings:


On album: S-063(a) (American Jewish Art Songs Paulina Stark)
Track ID: 8569
Vocal Stark, Paulina
Piano Shank, Nadine
First line: Kol kara, vehalakhti, halakhti, ki kara hakol, halakhti l'val epol.
First line (Hebrew):קןל קרא, והלכתי, הלכתי, כּי קרא הקול. הלכתי, לבל אפּול.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Translation and Transliteration with Album
Language: Hebrew
Style: Art Song

On album: M-068(a)49 (Milken/The Art of the Jewish Song)
Track ID: 41304
Vocal Halveni, Ruth
Piano Hancox, William
First line: Kol kara, vehalakhti, halakhti, ki kara hakol, halachti l'val epol
First line (Hebrew):קןל קרא, והלכתי, הלכתי, כּי קרא הקול. הלכתי, לבל אפּול.
Language: Hebrew
Style: Art Song/Concert
Length: 3:02

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