Transmigrations: Gilgul (2001)
For those familiar with the work of Kinky Friedman when he was a musician, this is another, much weirder step in that direction. Wolf Krakowski and the Lonesome Brothers issued Transmigrations: Gilgul on their own label in 1996, only to ...
When Israeli singer Chava Alberstein produced a documentary film on 20th-century Yiddish poets in 1995 (Too Early to Be Quiet, Too Late to Sing), the writers' stories provoked Alberstein to set some of their poems to music. The results are ...
||World of Klezmer (2004) |
Track Listing: Chosn Kalle Mazzeltov; Mazzel; Joseph! Joseph!; Leena From Palesteena; Sharad; Der Rebbe Elimelech; Tayere Mai Kele; And the Angels Sing; Doina & Dance; Vos du Vilst; Chassidic Night; Oyen Pripetshik; Yes, My Darling Daughter; Yiddish Tarantella; Abi Gezint; ...
Homesick Songs (2004)
Part of the whole "new klezmer" scene, in which rock and jazz sensibilities are mixed in with this traditional Eastern European sound, Golem features many familiar names in its lineup, most notably singer-accordionist Annette Ezekiel and singer Aaron Diskin. The ...
Refuge Rock Sublime (2007)
Actor Mare Winningham, who converted to Judaism in 2003, has always had a serious interest in folk music, releasing albums in between acting assignments, but this 2007 release is her most interesting by far: a collection of Jewish-themed country songs, ...
||She'Koyokh Klezmer Ensemble|
Sandanski's Chicken (2008)
Track Listing: Odessa Bulgar: Dem Monastrishter Rebns Khosidl; Kopanitsa; Greek Tune; Mahmutkoy Karsilamasi; Bavno Oro; Karnobatski; Dem Rebns Nign; Nikolaev Bulgar; Krivo Sadovsko; Amarantos; Bublinkies; Syrian Tune; Sandansko Horo; Europeyishe Kolomeyke; Doina; Wedding Song;
||Mazzeltov / Rolinha Kross|
Arranger: Harold Berghuis.
Personnel: Rolinha Kross (vocals); Harold Berghuis (guitar).
Recording information: 2007.
Arrangers: Gottfrid VanEck; Harold Berghuis; Savina Yannatou.
Personnel: Rolinha Kross (vocals); Harold Berghuis (guitar, tamboura); Gottfrid VanEck (clarinet, bass clarinet).
Recording information: Studio Double M, Veenendaal, The Netherlands (02/2004-06/2004).
Ancestors, Mindreles, Nagila Monsters (2008)
John Zorn's Tzadik label continues its well-established tradition of releasing traditional and non-traditional treatments of Jewish music with ANCESTOR, MINDRELES, NAGILA MONSTERS, the debut CD from Klez-Edge. While this ensemble's approach to klezmer can be quick-witted and innovative, there's a ...
||Roger Davidson / Frank London|
On the Road of Life (2011)
Recording information: Park West Studio, Brooklyn, NY (10/2009).
Photographer: Fran Kaufman.
Arranger: Frank London.
Personnel: Frank London (trumpet); Roger Davidson (piano); Richie Barshay (drums); The Frank London Klezmer Orchestra.
Liner Note Author: Fernando Gonzalez.
||Sruli & Lisa|
Oy Vey!: Klezmer For Kids (2000)
Recorded at Dubway Studios, New York, New York.
Personnel includes: Struli (vocals, clarinet, accordion, percussion); Lisa (vocals, violin).
Engineers includes: Mike Crehore, Al Houghton, Michael Ungerer.
Art of the Klezmer/Long Live Giora (2001)
2 LPs on 1 CD: THE ART OF THE KLEZMER (1979)/LONG LIVE GIORA (1977).
Personnel includes: Giora Feidman (clarinet, bass clarinet); Issachar Miron (arranger, conductor).
Oi Tate Of Father (2002)
Track Listing: Old Nigun; Araber Tanz; Folk Song, Psalm; Ura Chevodi; Urahanevel; Ot Azoi; Oi Tate; Keren; Kolomeike; Lid Fun Scholem, A; Fim di Mekhutonim Aheym; Zey Hobn Gevolt / A Khasene Tentsl; Nakht in Gan Eydn, A;
Best Of Yiddish, Klezmer & Sephardic Music (1997)
Track Listing: Hey! Zhankoye!; Taksim; Quando El Rey Nimrod; Sirba Mit Harbster Bletlekh; La Una Naci Yo; Chassidic Dance; Una Noche Al Borde De La Mar; Yendome Para Marsilia; Merlin Shpilt Far Dem Rebn; Yidl Mitn Fidl; Taksim; Morena Me ...
||Klezmers Greatest Hits (1998) |
Track Listing: Rumanian Doyna; Odessa Bulgarish; Husid'l in D Minor; Yankele; Yoshke, Yoshke; Rumanian Hora; Volakhl; Ki Lo Yitosh; 7:40; Dodi Li; Patsh Tantz; Od Lo Ahavti Dai; Baym Rebn in Palestina; Bulgar; Sunrise, Sunset; Russian Sher; Artsa Alinu; Misirlou; ...
||Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band|
Liner Note Authors: David Buchbinder; Marilyn Lerner.
Recording information: Puck's Farm, Schomberg, Ontario, Canada (03/06/1999-03/10/1999).
Translators: Michael Wex; Hindy Nosek-Abelson.
Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band: Dave Wall (vocals, alto saxophone); Andrew Downing (guitar, acoustic bass); Lori Freedman (clarinet, bass clarinet); David Buchbinder (trumpet, flugelhorn); ...
Dancing On Water (2000)
Recorded at Channels, Winnepeg, Manitoba, Canada in August & September, 1998.
Finjan: Kinzey Posen (vocals, whistling, bass); Shayla Fink (vocals, accordion); Sasha Boychouck (whistling, clarinet, soprano & tenor saxophones, sopilka, percussion);Myron Schultz (whistling, clarinet, percussion); Daniel Koulack (guitar, banjo, mandolin); Victor ...
||Klezmer Conservatory Band|
Dance Me to the End of Love (2000)
Digitally remastered by Laurie Flannery (Northeastern Digital Recording, Southborough, Massachusetts).
With 19 songs and nearly 70 minutes of music, this ranks among the Klezmer Conservatory Band's most extensive releases. Incorporating an eclectic range of influences, from Russian waltzes, Romanian Bulgars, and ...
||Ot Azoj Klezmerband|
Heart Of Klezmer (1999)
The Heart of Klezmer is, overall, a very upbeat album of traditional klezmer music performed beautifully by the young Amsterdam group Ot Azoj Klezmerband. Presenting a cross section of the variety found in klezmer music, their tunes reference Macedonia, Bulgaria, ...
Abi Gezint (1999)
Almost entirely accordion and strings, Abi Gezint! presents Psamim's beautiful arrangements of traditional Jewish music. The songs come from various times and cultures: from the 1930s, from over 50 years before that (tracks 15-17), from the Middle East, and from ...
||Klezmer Brazil Band|
Mismash A Brasileira (2000)
Track Listing: Klezmer Medley; Der Rebe Hot Geheisen; Doina/ Der Heiser Bulgar; Vilna; Freilach; Araber Tantz; Machateyneste Mayne; Noch a Gleizele Vai; Hora Nordestina; Papir Iz Doch Vais; Freilach Em G Menor; Yidl Mitn Fid; Mishmash;
Zeydes Un Eyniklekh: Jewish-American Wedding Music (1995)
/Epstein Brothers Orchestra.
Personnel: Joel Rubin (clarinet); Danny Rubinstein (clarinet, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone); Max Epstein (clarinet); Willie Epstein (trumpet); Pete Sokolow (piano); Julius Epstein (drums, percussion).
Audio Mixers: Joel Rubin; Frank Loconto.
Liner Note Authors: Joel Rubin; Rita Ottens.
Recording information: Loconto Productions, ...
Greatest Shticks (2000)
Digitally remastered by Ivan "Faygeleh" (Josephe Goldberg Miracle Mastering Studios, New Jersey).
Recorded between 1951 and 1959. Includes liner notes by Steven Lederman.
16 Song Collection From 1950s & Early 1960s
Personnel includes: Mickey Katz (vocals, clarinet); Benny Gill (violin); Mannie Klein (trumpet); ...
||Klezmer Music: A Marriage Of Heaven And Earth (1996) |
Includes liner notes by Frank London, Michael Shapiro and Michael Alpert.
This CD and book combo from Ellipsis Arts' Musical Expeditions series demonstrates the width and breadth of klezmer with traditional and experimental approaches to Yiddish music by contemporary groups (no ...
Master Of Klezmer Music: The First Recordings 1917, Vol. 1 (1995)
Recorded in 1917. Track Listing: Sher; Bulgar; Lebedig :: Gay And Jolly; Die Ziberne Chassene :: The Silver Wedding; Tate Siser :: Sweet Father; Nit by Motin; Keshenerevr Bulgar; Sadegurer Chussed'l; Chuhen Tanz :: Wedding Dance; Tantz, Tantz Yiddelach :: ...