Look up artist Shapiro, Amy


Name: Shapiro, Amy

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Title: Abi Gezunt -- אַבי געזונט
Also known as: A Bisl Zun A Bisl Regn
Also known as: Be Healthy
Author: Picon, Molly -- פּיקאָן, מאָלי
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Health/Contentment
Song Comment: From the film "Mamele"
Origin: Metro Scher 29
Transliteration: Alb M-057(a)/Alb K-029(g)/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb D-016(a)/Warem 10/Alb B-095(b)/SM 5
Translation: Alb D-016(a)/Alb M-057(a)/Alb K-059(d)/Alb K-030(d)/Alb K-029(g)/CD B-076(a)
Music: ML PYS 175/SM Scher 10
Additional song notes: As Long As You're Healthy
On album: S-077(a) (Amy Shapiro sings Yiddish and other songs. Oy Mama)
Track ID: 822
Vocal Shapiro, Amy
Arranger/Conductor Olenick, Jeff, arr & cond
First line: A bisl zun, a bisl regn, a ruik ort dem kop tsu leygn,
First line (Yiddish):אַ ביסל זון, אַ ביסל רעגן, אַ רויִק אָרט דעם קאָפּ צו לײגן,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: From the film "Mamele." Synthesizer - electronic orch
Language: Yiddish

Title: A Mol Iz Geven A Mayse -- אַ מאָל איז געװען אַ מעשׂה
Also known as: A Mayse
Genre: Folk/Lullaby/Lament/Love/Viglid
Subject: King/Queen/Vineyard/Bird
Origin: ML MTAG 104/Alb R-007(b)/Brounoff.13
Transliteration: Alb K-005(a)/Alb R-007(b)/ML MTAG 104/Alb K-005(a)/Alb Y-018(c)
Translation: Alb K-005(a)/Alb Y-018(d)/Alb R-007(b)/Alb I-013(a)/Vorbei 372/Brounoff.13
Music: ML MTAG 104/Brounoff.12
Additional song notes: See "A Mol Iz Geven A Mayse"
On album: S-077(a) (Amy Shapiro sings Yiddish and other songs. Oy Mama)
Track ID: 482
Vocal Shapiro, Amy
Arranger/Conductor Olenick, Jeff, arr & cond
First line: Amol iz geven a mayse, Di meyse iz gor nit freylekh.
First line (Yiddish):אַ מאָל איז געװען אַ מעשׂה, די מעשׂה איז גאָר ניט פֿרײַלעך,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Electronic synthesizers accomp
Language: Yiddish

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: S-077(a) (Amy Shapiro sings Yiddish and other songs. Oy Mama)
Track ID: 742
Artist Shapiro, Amy
Artist Olenick, Jeff, arr & cond
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es kent,
First line (Yiddish):איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאָגט מיר װער עס קענט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Synthesizers - "Electronic Orchestra"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Jovano (Macedonian)
On album: S-077(a) (Amy Shapiro sings Yiddish and other songs. Oy Mama)
Track ID: 7682
Artist Shapiro, Amy
Artist Olenick, Jeff, arr & cond
First line: Jovano, Jovanko, Kray Vardara sedish, mori
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Electronic synthesizers accomp

Title: Khasene Vals -- חתונה װאַלס
Also known as: Danube Waves
Also known as: Anniversary Song
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Ivanovice, Ivan
Composer: Ivanovice, Ivan
Genre: Waltz/Love
Subject: Wedding/Anniversary/Dance/Ballroom
Origin: Alb T-005(a)
Transliteration: Alb K-051(a)
Additional song notes: Same melody as Anniverary Waltz - See entry 3271 in Herskes
On album: S-077(a) (Amy Shapiro sings Yiddish and other songs. Oy Mama)
Track ID: 8135
Artist Shapiro, Amy
Artist Olenick, Jeff, arr & cond
First line: Akh, yene nakht, yene gliklekhe nakht,
First line:אַך, יענע נאַכט, יענע גליקלעכע נאַכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Electronic synthesizers accomp
Language: Yiddish/English

Title: Oy Mame, Bin Ikh Farlibt -- אױ מאַמע, בין איך פֿאַרליבט
Author: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theatre/Love
Subject: Love/Mother/Daughter/Klezmer Youth/Violin
Transliteration: Warem 159/Alb I-013(a)
Translation: Alb T-015(c)/Alb S-068(a)/Alb I-013(a)/Alb M-068(a)04
On album: S-077(a) (Amy Shapiro sings Yiddish and other songs. Oy Mama)
Track ID: 11758
Author/Composer Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Artist Shapiro, Amy
Artist Olenick, Jeff, arr & cond
Artist Electronic Orch, synthesizers
First line: Ven s'shpilt zikh oyf zayn fidl, a sheyn hartsik yidish lidl
First line (Yiddish):װען ס'שפּילט זיך אױף זײַן פֿידל, אַ שײן האַרציק ייִדיש לידל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Rad Halayla (Khasidic Nign) -- רד הלילה (חסידיש ניגון)
Author: Orland, Yakov -- ארלנד, יעקב
Genre: Pop/Israeli/Zionist
Subject: Evening/Dusk/Night/Return/Dance/Continuity/Circle
Origin: Bugatch 60/Alb S-063(a)/
Transliteration: Alb K-001(c)/Alb S-063(a)/Bugatch 60/Alb L-009(a)/Alb C-016(a)
Translation: Alb K-001(c)/Alb S-063(a)/Alb C-016(a)
Music: Netzer 14/Bugatch 60/
On album: S-077(a) (Amy Shapiro sings Yiddish and other songs. Oy Mama)
Track ID: 12593
Artist Shapiro, Amy
Artist Olenick, Jeff, arr & cond
First line: Rad halayla, rav shireynu, Habokeya lashamayim. Shuvi,...
First line (Hebrew):רד הלילה, רב שירנו, הבּוֹקע לשמים. שוּבי, שוּבי הוֹרתנו,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Electronic Orchestra - Synthesizers
Language: Hebrew

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