Look up artist Skulnick, Menasha


Name: Skulnick, Menasha
Name (Yiddish): סקולניק, מנשה
Born: 1892
Died: 1970

Tracks with this artist


Title: Skotchman From Orchard Street -Yid -- סקאָטשמאַן פֿון אָרשאַרד סטיט (ייִדיש)
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 14544
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Ikh bin mcpinia, gevezn a vatshman, flegn vatshn vi yener...
First line:איך בין מקפּיניע, געװשזן אַ װאַטשמאַן, פֿלעגן װאַטשן װי יענער...

Title: An Eytse (A Matter Of Advice, Eng) -- אַן עצה (ענגליש)
Also known as: A Matter Of Advice (An Eytse)
On album: xA-003(g)
Track ID: 440
Artist: Sholom Aleichem -- שלום עליכם
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Track comment: Translated by Charley Cooper
Language: English

Title: An Eytse (A Matter Of Advice, Eng) -- אַן עצה (ענגליש)
Also known as: A Matter Of Advice (An Eytse)
On album: A-003(g) (Menashe Skulnik / Stories of Sholom Aleichem)
Track ID: 1261
Artist: Sholom Aleichem -- שלום עליכם
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Translated by Charley Cooper
Language: English

Title: Baby Sitter (Yid, Eng) -- באַבי סיטער (ייִדיש, ענגליש)
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 1845
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Tsu zayn a babi siter, iz a job a guter, but, it all...
Track comment: Mix of Yiddiish and English
Language: Yiddish/English

Title: Cardova The Bronx Casanova
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 2708
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: I'm Cardova di Bronx Casanova, I make...all over,
Language: English

Title: Double Trouble -- דאָבל טראָבל
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 4175
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Ikh zits mir in mayn buick, un for mir shtil un ruik,
Language: Yiddish

Title: Forty Years Ago (Yid) -- פֿאַרטי יערס אַגאָ (ייִדיש)
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 5322
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Ikh gey yetst a lidl zingen, zeyere a sheyne zakh,
First line (Yiddish):איך גײ יעצט אַ לידל זינגען, זײערע אַ שײנע זאַך,
Track comment: Only English phrase is "Forty Years Ago" in chorus
Language: Yiddish
Style: Theatre/Vaudville

Title: Happy Millionaire (Eng)
On album: A-003(g) (Menashe Skulnik / Stories of Sholom Aleichem)
Track ID: 6105
Artist: Sholom Aleichem -- שלום עליכם
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Is this "Nakhes Fun Kinder" Translated by Charley Cooper

Title: I'm Not In A Hurry (Yid) -- אַם נאָט אין אַ הורי (ייִדיש)

Related information in folder 762:On album: V-005(a) (The Best Of Yiddish Vaudeville)
Track ID: 7027
Artist: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
First line: Es iz nisht kayn reklamis, vos ikh dertseyl atsind,
First line:עס איז מישט קײַן רעקלאַמעס, װאָס איך דערצײל אצינד,

Title: I'm Sam The Man Who Made The Pants Too..
Author: Leonard, Robert Duke
Composer: Leonard, Robert Duke
Genre: Parody/Novelty/Humorous
Subject: Occcupation/Tailor/Business/Clothing/Pants
Transliteration: Gottlieb 291
Translation: Gottlieb 291
Additional song notes: Parody of "Sam You Made The Pants Too Long" See Gottlieb 150 for relationship between "Lawd You Made The Nights Too Long", "Sam You Made The Pants Too Long", "I'm Sam Who Made The Pants Too Long", "Omar Rabi Elosar".
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 7030
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Ikh introduce zikh do aleyn, I was a business man,
Track comment: Mix of Yiddish and English

Title: High School (Eng)
On album: A-003(g) (Menashe Skulnik / Stories of Sholom Aleichem)
Track ID: 6542
Artist: Sholom Aleichem -- שלום עליכם
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Translated by Charley Cooper.

Title: It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog (E,Y)
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 7545
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: It shouldn't happen to a dog, what happened to me,
Track comment: Verses in Yiddish, chorus in English

Title: It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog (Eng) -- ס'איז קאַליע געװאָרן
On album: A-027(a) (Bruce Adler An Evening At The Yiddish Theatre… -- ..)
Track ID: 7546
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Adler, Bruce
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: It shouldn't happen to a dog what's happened to me,
Track comment: with "S'iz Kalie Gevorn"

Title: It's A Lie (S'lign, Eng) -- ס'ליגן (ענגליש)
On album: xA-003(g)
Track ID: 7550
Artist: Sholom Aleichem -- שלום עליכם
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Track comment: Translated by Charley Cooper.

Title: Khanike And Pinochle (Eng)
On album: A-003(g) (Menashe Skulnik / Stories of Sholom Aleichem)
Track ID: 8059
Artist: Sholom Aleichem -- שלום עליכם
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Translated by Charley Cooper.
Language: English

Title: Aleyn Gezukht Zikh Tsores -- אַלײן געזוכט זיך צרהות
On album: 047b (Skulnik, Menashe/ Aleyn Gezukht Zikh Tsores/ Vi Heybt Men Es On)
Track ID: 30117
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Vi Heybt Men Es On -- װי הײבט מען עס אָן
On album: 047b (Skulnik, Menashe/ Aleyn Gezukht Zikh Tsores/ Vi Heybt Men Es On)
Track ID: 30118
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Baby Sitter
On album: 047g (Skulnik, Menashe/ Baby Sitter/ Na Dir Mayns, Gib Mir Dayns)
Track ID: 30127
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Na Dir Mayns, Gib Mir Dayns
On album: 047g (Skulnik, Menashe/ Baby Sitter/ Na Dir Mayns, Gib Mir Dayns)
Track ID: 30128
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Na Dir Mayns Gib Mir Dayns -- נאַ מיר מײַנס גיב מיר דײַנס
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 10861
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Na dir mayns, giv mir dayns, ikh makh mit dir a bayt,
First line:נאַ מיר מײַנס, גיב מיר דײַנס, איך מאַך מיט דיר אַ בײַט,

Title: Not On Top Not On Bottom (Yid,Eng)
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 11256
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Oyf sekond avenu gey ikh, shpatsir ikh ot azoy,
First line:אױף סעקענד אַװענו גײ איך, שפּאַציר איך אַט אַזױ,
Track comment: Verses in Yiddish, chorus in English,

Title: S'iz Kalie Gevorn -- ס'איז קאַליע געװאָרן
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 13157
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: A landsleyt hot tsuredt zikh, funem khazn moyshe ber,
First line:אַ לאַנדסלײט האָט צורעגט זיך, פֿונעם חזן משה בער,

Title: S'iz Kalie Gevorn -- ס'איז קאַליע געװאָרן
On album: A-027(a) (Bruce Adler An Evening At The Yiddish Theatre… -- ..)
Track ID: 13158
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Adler, Bruce
Artist: Golden Land Klezmer Orchestra
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: Oy, s'kalie gevorn, s'kalie gevorn, s'no good, zayn shtime..
First line:אױ, ס'קאַליע געװאָרן, ס'קאַליע געװאָרן, ס'נאָ גוד, זײַן שטימע...
Track comment: with "It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog"

Title: S'lign (It's A Lie, Eng) -- ס'ליגן (ענגליש)
On album: A-003(g) (Menashe Skulnik / Stories of Sholom Aleichem)
Track ID: 13171
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Sholom Aleichem -- שלום עליכם
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Translated by Charley Cooper

Title: Sheyn Vi Di Levone -- שײן װי די לבֿנה
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Love/Pop
Subject: Beauty/Moon/Stars/Confusion/Flustered
Origin: GYF 36/Alb F-024(e)/Alb T-004(c)/Alb M-059(a)/Metro Scher 29
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb M-059(a)/Alb M-057(a)/Alb K-059(d)/Alb T-25(a)/Alb K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 39/Alb T-025(a)/Alb K-059(d)/Alb B-076(a)/Alb M-059(a)/Alb K-081(a)
Music: Warem 182/GYF 37/Metro Scher 1
Additional song notes: Also translated on CD B-076(a)
On album: A-009(a) (Jewish Folk Songs Joey Adams - Sholom Secunda with Guests)
Track ID: 13717
Artist: Secunda, Sholom -- סעקונדאַ, שלום
Artist: Adams, Joey
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
First line: Sheyn vi di levone, likhtik vi di shtern, fun himel a matone
First line:שײן װי די לבֿנה, ליכטיק װי די שטערן, פֿון הימל אַ מתּנה,

Title: Vos Toyg Es Aykh -- װאָס טױג עס אײַך
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 16714
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Vos toyg es aykh, vos darft ir es, az ir hot dos...
First line:װאָס טױג עס אײַך, װאָס דאַרפֿט איר עס, אַז איר האָט דאָס...

Title: Vi Heybt Men Es On -- װי הײבט מען עס אָן
On album: V-005(b) (Variety Yiddish Theatre)
Track ID: 16556
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
First line: Ir zolt fun mir nit lakhn, ikh zog in lebn nit, s'iz azoy..
First line:איר זאָלט פֿון מיר ניט לאַכן, איך זאָג אין לעבן ניט, ס'איז אַזױ..

Title: Yoyne Pletsl Shreybt A Briv (Y, E) -- יױנע פּלעצל שרײַבט אַ בריװ (ייִדיש,ענג)
On album: S-054(a) (Menasha Skulnik with Abe Ellstein's Orchestra)
Track ID: 17877
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Mayn fanetshke, may kroyn, a briv ikh shrayb dir shoyn,
First line:מײַן פֿאַנעטשקע, מײַן קרױן, אַ בריװ איך שרײַב דיר שױן,
Track comment: Recitive in Eng, Song is primarily Yiddish

Title: Mit Fertsik Yor Tsurik -- מיט פֿערציק יאָר צוריק
Author: Jacobson, Hymie
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Vaudeville/Theatre/Novelty/Humorous
Subject: Past
On album: K-010(g) (32 World Famous Artists Sing Oldies Of The Yiddish Theatre)
Track ID: 21173
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
Artist: Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
First line: Ikh gey aykh yetst a lidl zingen, zeyer a sheyne zakh,
First line:איך גײ אײַך יעצט אַ לידל זינגען, זײער אַ שײנע זאַך,

Title: I'm Not In A Hurry (Yid) -- אַם נאָט אין אַ הורי (ייִדיש)

Related information in folder 762:On album: V-005(a)1 (The Best Of Yiddish Vaudeville Vol 1 & Michel Rosenberg)
Track ID: 23729
Artist: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
First line: Es iz nisht kayn reklames, vos ikh dertseyl atsind,
First line:עס איז נישט קײַן רעקלאַמעס, װאָס איך דערצײל אצינד,

Title: Not On Top Not On Bottom (Eng)
On album: H-023(b) (The Hester Street Troupe Sounds of the Shtetl)
Track ID: 23840
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Hester Street Troupe
First line: I walked on second ave to see my cousin Sadie...
Track comment: Has some yiddish phrases...

Title: Aleyn Gezukht Zikh Tsores -- אַלײן געזוכט זיך צרהות
On album: V-005(a)2 (The Best of Yiddish Vaudeville Vol 2)
Track ID: 24273
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
First line: Kh'hob aleyn gezukht zikh tsores,
First line:כ'כאָב אַלײן געזוכט זיך צרהות,

Title: Vi Heybt Men Es On -- װי הײבט מען עס אָן
On album: V-005(a)2 (The Best of Yiddish Vaudeville Vol 2)
Track ID: 24278
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
First line: Ir zolt fun mir nit lakhn, ikh zog in lebn nit, s'iz azoy..
First line:איר זאָלט פֿון מיר ניט לאַכן, איך זאָג אין לעבן ניט, ס'איז אַזױ..

Title: Scotchman From Orchard Street-Eng
On album: A-027(b) (Bruce Adler An Evening At The Yiddish Theatre -Act II-)
Track ID: 26506
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Adler, Bruce
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: My name is McKizey, and I like latkes, a vunderful dish,
Track comment: with "Coney Island Wedding) Eng verses by Bruce Adler

Title: Loch Lomond (Scotchman From Orch..
On album: xA-027(b)
Track ID: 26507
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Adler, Bruce
Artist: Mlotek, Zalmen -- מלאָטעק, זלמן, (1951)
First line: My name is McKizey, and I like latkes, a vunderful dish,
Track comment: with "Coney Island Wedding) Eng verses by Bruce Adler

Title: Baby Sitter
On album: 043q (Skulnik, Menashe/ Baby Sitter/ Na Dir Mayns, Gib Mir Dayns)
Track ID: 30020
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Na Dir Mayns, Gib Mir Dayns
On album: 043q (Skulnik, Menashe/ Baby Sitter/ Na Dir Mayns, Gib Mir Dayns)
Track ID: 30021
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog

Related information in folder 761:On album: 015b (Skulnik, Menashe/ It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog/ Yona Pletsl Shraybt A Briv)
Track ID: 29209
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Yona Pletsl Shraybt A Briv
On album: 015b (Skulnik, Menashe/ It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog/ Yona Pletsl Shraybt A Briv)
Track ID: 29210
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Aza Yor Oyf Mir -- אַזאַ יאָר אויף מיר
Author: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Author: Jacobs, Jacob -- זשאַקאָבס, זשאַקאָב
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
Genre: Theater/Humorous
Subject: Romance/Food/Appearance
Additional song notes: From the operetta "Just My Luck"
On album: 015c (Skulnik, Menashe/ Such A Year On Me/ Not On The Top, Not On The...)
Track ID: 29211
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Not On The Top, Not On The...
Author: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Author: Namenworth, Phillip
Composer: Ellstein, Abe -- עלשטײַן, אײב
On album: 015c (Skulnik, Menashe/ Such A Year On Me/ Not On The Top, Not On The...)
Track ID: 29212
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Cordova The Bronx Casanova
On album: 016b (Skulnik, Menashe/ Cordova The Bronx Casanova/ Scotchman From Orchard Street)
Track ID: 29236
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Language: Yiddish

Title: Scotchman From Orchard Street

Related information in folder 758:On album: 016b (Skulnik, Menashe/ Cordova The Bronx Casanova/ Scotchman From Orchard Street)
Track ID: 29237
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Mit Fertsik Yor Tsurik -- מיט פֿערציק יאָר צוריק
Author: Jacobson, Hymie
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Vaudeville/Theatre/Novelty/Humorous
Subject: Past
On album: F-045(a)1 (From Avenue A To The Great White Way/ Yiddish & American Popular Songs/ Disk 1)
Track ID: 28526
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
First line: Ikh gey aykh yetst a lidl zingen, zeyer a sheyne zakh, mit sheyne vitsn,
First line (Yiddish):איך גיי אייִך יעצט אַ לידל זינגען, זייער אַ שיינע זאַך, מיט שיין װיצן, גוט צו ..
Track comment: Unknown Orchestra/Originally recorded Dec 21, 1928, Columbia 8183F
Language: Yiddish
Style: Vaudville/Klezmer
Length: 03:05

Title: I'm Sam The Man Who Made The Pants Too..
Author: Leonard, Robert Duke
Composer: Leonard, Robert Duke
Genre: Parody/Novelty/Humorous
Subject: Occcupation/Tailor/Business/Clothing/Pants
Transliteration: Gottlieb 291
Translation: Gottlieb 291
Additional song notes: Parody of "Sam You Made The Pants Too Long" See Gottlieb 150 for relationship between "Lawd You Made The Nights Too Long", "Sam You Made The Pants Too Long", "I'm Sam Who Made The Pants Too Long", "Omar Rabi Elosar".
On album: G-057(c) (Funny It Doesn't Sound Jewish/ Compilation by Jack Gottlieb accompaning book with same title.)
Track ID: 31694
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Let me introduce myself; I was a business man, suits to order, I made them…
Language: Yinglish
Style: Dialect/2nd Avenue
Length: 1:19

Title: S'iz Kalye Gevorn
On album: 049a (Skulnik, Menashe/ S'iz Kalye Gevorn/ Double Trouble)
Track ID: 30153
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה

Title: Double Trouble -- דאָבל טראָבל
On album: 049a (Skulnik, Menashe/ S'iz Kalye Gevorn/ Double Trouble)
Track ID: 30154
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Language: Yiddish

Title: That Is Yiddish Entertainment
Genre: Theater/Film/Novelty/Humor/Documentary
Subject: Entertainment/Theater/Musicals
On album: V0010
Track ID: 33830
Artist: Daniels, Larry
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
Artist: Fuchs, Leo -- פֿוקס, לעאָ
Artist: Wilner, Max -- װילנער, מאַקס
Artist: Rosenberg, Mikhl -- ראָזענבערג, מיכל
Artist: Buloff, Joseph -- בולאָף, יוסף
Artist: Zwerling, Yetta
Artist: Seiden, Joseph
Language: Yiddish/English
Style: Documentary/Theater
Length: 90:00

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