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Album title: Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass
Album ID: T-034(a)
Publisher: Capitol T2596
Date of Issuance: 1966
Language: English
Provenance: Gift of Jerry Wasserman in memory of his father, Mark Wasserman, November 2001
Genre: Instrumental/ Brass
Where Produced: New York, NY
Comment: Take off on Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass, reminisicent of Mickey Katz
Number of Tracks: 12
Copyright Information: 1966
Additional Notes: Pop songs rearranged in klezmer style and/or with klezmer riffs thrown in; Yiddish-inflected random commentary.

Contents:


Title: Downtown
Author: Hatch, Anthony Peter
Genre: Pop
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32986
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary.
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: Strangers in the Night
Author: Kaempfert, Bert
Genre: Pop
Subject: Romantic Rendezvous
Additional song notes: Author and composer data is not definitive.
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32987
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary.
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: What Now My Love (French)
Author: Delanoe, Pierre
Author: Sigman, Carl
Composer: Becaud, Gilbert Francois
Genre: Pop
Additional song notes: Delanoe wrote French lyrics, Sigman the English.
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32988
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary. Riffs from "Lena from Palestina."
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: Never on Sunday
Author: Hadjidakis, Manos
Author: Towne, Billy
Genre: Pop
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32995
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary. Albume additionally credits Larue.
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: People
Author: Merrill, Bob
Genre: Pop
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32996
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary.
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: Chicken Fat
Author: Butler, Artie
Genre: Pop/Humor
Subject: Flab/Overweight
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32997
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary.
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: It's Not Unusual
Author: Mills, Gordon
Author: Reed, Les
Genre: Pop
Subject: Infidelity
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32994
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary.
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: Malaguena
Author: Banks, Marian
Genre: Spanish Song
Additional song notes: English lyrics by Marian Banks
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32989
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary.
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: Peter Gunn
Genre: TV Show Theme Song
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32990
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary.
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: Tsena Tsena -- צאנה צאנה
Author: Miron, Issacar -- מירון, ישׂשׂכּר
Composer: Khagiz, Yechiel -- הגיז, יהיאָל
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: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32991
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/ comedic commentary. Riffs from "American Patrol."
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: Yellow of Rose of Texas
Additional song notes: Music and lyrics appear to be traditional, American folk.
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32992
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary. Album credits Booker & Feinerman
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

Title: Taste of Honey
Genre: Pop
On album: T-034(a) (Al Tijuana and his Jewish Brass)
Track ID: 32993
Music Direction, Arrangement Butler, Artie
Commentator, Band Leader? Jacobi, Lou
Orchestra Al Tijuana & his Jewish Brass
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Incidental announcing/comedic commentary.
Style: Instrumental/Mariachi Brass/Novelty

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