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Title: Hava Nagila (Nathanson) -- הבה נגילה
Also known as: Kene Hora (Hava Nagila)
Also known as: Living With the H Tune
Author: Nathanson, Moshe
Genre: Folk/Hora
Subject: Dance/Celebration/Joy
Song Comment: See Page 130 for extended info on the song
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(a)
Transliteration: Alb N-014(a)/Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb N-014(b)/Alb S-033(a)/Alb K-007(a)
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 111/Alb S-033(a)/Alb Z-013(a)/Alb N-014(b)/Alb B-032(a)
Music: Coopersmith NJS 111/Nath 15/Pasternak BHN 130/Metro Scher 26
Additional song notes: Originally Chassidic Sadigurer (Bukovina, Poland) nigun. Text - claimed by Idelsohn, but text usually attributed to Moshe - Nathanson. See Pasternak's "Beyond Hava Nagila" p 130: Nulman, p - 102.

Related information in folder 832:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 6243
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line: Hava nagila, venismekha. hava neranena, venismakha. Uru...
First line (Hebrew):הבה נגילה ושׂמחה. הבה נרננה, ונשׂמחה. עורוּ אחים בּלב שׂמח.
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Hebrew

Title: A Freylekhe Tants -- אַ פֿרײלעכע טאַנץ
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 170
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ensemble
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recording made in England
Style: Instrumental

Title: Dem Ganevs Yikhes -- דעם גנבֿס יחוּס
Also known as: Dem Rebns Nign (Dem Ganevs...)
Also known as: Nign Khasidi
Also known as: Shmaravoznik
Also known as: Vos Bistu Broyges
Also known as: Vos Bistu Ketsele Broyges
Also known as: Yikhes
Genre: Folk/Underground/Thieves/Humorous/Insulting
Subject: Pedigree/Family/Father/Mother/Sister/Brother/Occupation
Song Comment: Same melody as "Dem Rebns Nigun"
Origin: Kotlansky 139/CD S-100(a)
Transliteration: Kotlansky 139/Alb K-020(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Alb J-024(a)CD L-054(a)
Translation: Alb J-024(a)/Alb O-009(a)/Kotylan 139/Alb Z-010(b)/CD S-100(a)/CD L-054(a)
Music: Kotlyan 140

Related information in folder 205:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 2976
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ensemble
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line:װאַס ביסטו, קעצעלע, ברוגז, און װאָס זשע האָסטו אַרופּגעלאָזט די...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under title "Vos Bist Du Catsele Broyges"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Bobele (Instr) -- באָבעלע
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 2515
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recording from England, under title "Boobele (Grandma Dear)
Style: Instrumental

Title: Wedding Samba
Author: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Author: Liebowitz, Joseph
Author: Small, Allan
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Composer: Liebowitz, Joseph
Composer: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Genre: Dance/Samba/Latin
Subject: Wedding/Marriage/Place/Rio Grande
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb 147-48 for relationship between "I Met A Girl", "The Wedding Samba", "I Fell Like I'm Not Out Of Bed Yet", "If I Were A Rich Man" - See also "Der Nayer Sher" See Heskes 3368

Related information in folder 485:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 3255
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Artist: Small, Allan
First line: Way down in thhe land of the Rio Grande, when people are,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Samba

Title: Reb Dovidl -- רבּ דודל
Also known as: A Yidisher Tants
Also known as: Ma Yofus
Also known as: Nign G Moll
Also known as: Hariklaki Mou
Author: Fuchs, F. -- פֿוקס, ל
Genre: Khasidic
Subject: Rebe/Place/Tolne/Vasilkovne/Khasidim/Torah
Origin: Alb J-034(a)
Transliteration: Alb J-034(a)
Translation: Alb P-002(b)/Alb J-034(a)
Additional song notes: Same Melody as "Lomir Heysn Freylekh Zayn/ Yoshke Yoshke" Text credited to L. Fuchs on liner notes of Alb J-034(a) and to I. Fuchs on liner notes of B-068(a).
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 3371
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

Title: Dovid Melekh Yisroel -- דוד מלך ישׂראל
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 4195
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ensemble
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Style: Instrumental

Title: Kazatska (Instr) -- קאַזאַצקאַ
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 7867
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ensemble
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recording made in England

Title: Ikh Bin A Border Bay Mayn Vayb -- איך בין אַ באָרדער בײַ מײַן װײַב
Author: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Composer: Doctor, Rubin -- דאָקטאָר, רובין
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Shund/Humorous
Subject: Wife/Divorce/Relationship/Border/Double Entendre
Origin: ML PYS 254
Transliteration: ML PYS 254/Alb Z-010(n)/Alb W-031(a)
Translation: Alb W-031(a)
Music: ML PYS 254

Related information in folder 495:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 7096
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line: Ikh bin shoyn vider single, ikh fil azoy vi a yingl,
First line:איך בין שױן װידער סינגל, איך פֿיל אַזױ װי אַ ייִנגל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Also uses melody from chorus of "Dire Gelt"
Style: Instrumental

Title: Hevenu Shalom Aleykhem -- הבאנוּ שלוֹם עליכם
Also known as: Lid Fun Sholom (Hevenu Shalom..)
Genre: Folk/Hora/Israeli
Subject: Peace
Origin: Coopersmith NJS 78/Alb E-009(a)/Bugatch 66/Alb L-015(a)
Transliteration: Bugatch 66/Alb H-002(c)/Alb G-005(c)/Alb S-085(a)/Alb E-009(a)/Alb L-015(a)
Translation: Coopersmith NJS 78/Alb S-085(a)/
Music: Coopersmith NJS 78/Bugatch 66/
Additional song notes: We Bring You Peace
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 6482
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line: Hevenu shalom aleykhem
First line (Hebrew):הבאנוּ שלוֹם עליכם
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: "We bring you greetings of peace" Recording from England
Language: Hebrew

Title: Khosn Kale Mazl Tov -- חתן כּלה מזל טובֿ
Also known as: Good Luck (Khosn Kale Mazl Tov)
Also known as: Mazldiker Sho (Khusn Kale Mazl..)
Genre: Folk/Wedding/Rite
Subject: Bride/Groom/Congratulations/Wedding/Celebration
Transliteration: Alb L-009(a)
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 8304
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ensemble
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Sha Sha Es Zol Zayn Shtil -- שאַ שאַ עס זאָל זייִן שטיל
Also known as: Oy Iz Dos A Rebetsn
Author: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Author: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Author: Moskowitz, Joseph
Composer: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Composer: Moskowitz, Joseph
Composer: Moskowitz, Joseph
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Humorous
Subject: Rebe/Rebetsn/Khasidim/Food
Origin: ML PYS 148
Transliteration: Alb K-007(b)/ML PYS 148
Translation: Alb K-030(b)/ML PYS 150
Music: Kammen Jaf 06/ML PYS 148
Additional song notes: Gottlieb credits Moskowitz as composer. Others credit King as composer,

Related information in folder 401:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 11739
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ensemble
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line: Sha sha, es zol zayn shtil. der rebe geyt fun shil,
First line (Yiddish):שאַ שאַ, עס איז זאָל זײַן שטיל, דער רבּי גײט פֿון שיל,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recorded under title "Sha Sha Der Rebbe Geyt"
Language: Yiddish

Title: Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen -- ראָזשינקעס מיט מאַנדלען
Also known as: Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof
Author: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Theatre/Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Mother/Son/Metaphor/Occupation/Future/Raisens/Almonds
Song Comment: From the operetta "Shulamis"
Origin: ML MTAG 04/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 7/Alb L-023(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Vinkov 4 188/Sh Sh 37
Transliteration: ML MTAG 04/GYF 06/Alb D-004(k)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb R-001(a)/Alb L-023(a)
Translation: Alb L-023(a)/Bikel 99/GYF 7/Alb K-014(a)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb R-001(a)Sh Sh 36
Music: ML MTAG 05/Bikel 99/Vinkov 4 188/Metro Scher 20
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb, p. 43-44 for relationship to Berlin's "Blue Skies" See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 189:On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 12968
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ens & Lynn Collins
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
First line: Sleep my baby, go to sleep, as the stars above begin to peep
First line (English):אין דעם בית־המקדש, אין אַ װינקל־חדר, זיצט די אַלמנה בת־ציון…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English

Title: Tsena Tsena -- צאנה צאנה
Author: Miron, Issacar -- מירון, ישׂשׂכּר
Composer: Khagiz, Y. -- מירון, ישׂשׂכּר
Genre: Israeli
Subject: Girls/Soldiers/Courting
Origin: Alb O-001(d)/DeRoy 48
Transliteration: G-005(a)/Alb O-001(d)
Translation: Alb O-001(d)
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 15534
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ensemble
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recording made in England
Style: Instrumental

Title: Tonight's The Night (Instr)
On album: A-019(a) (Billy Amstell's Jewish Party with Harold Bevens)
Track ID: 15403
Artist: Amstell, Billy Ensemble
Artist: Berens, Harold, host
Artist: Amstell, Billy, arr
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Recording made in England

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