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The Resource As dreams fall apart : the golden age of Jewish stage and film music, 1925-1955

As dreams fall apart : the golden age of Jewish stage and film music, 1925-1955

Label
As dreams fall apart : the golden age of Jewish stage and film music, 1925-1955
Title
As dreams fall apart
Title remainder
the golden age of Jewish stage and film music, 1925-1955
Title variation
Golden age of Jewish stage and film music
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • yid
  • ger
  • eng
  • yid
  • ger
Related
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
TDF
Credits note
Jim Ginsburg, producer
Date of event
2014 March 10, 11, 13, 14
Dewey number
782.1/4
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in German, Yiddish, English, and Viennese dialect
LC call number
M1850
LC item number
.A8 2014
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
New Budapest Orpheum Society (Julia Bentley, mezzo-soprano ; Philip Bohlman, artistic director, narrator ; Stewart Figa, baritone ; Danny Howard, percussion ; Iordanka Kissiova, violin ; Mark Sonksen, bass ; Don Stille, accordion ; Ilya Levinson, music director, arranger, piano)
Place of event
Fay and Daniel Levin Performance Studio, WFMT Chicago
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1963
  • 1859-
  • 1882-1953
  • 1897-1957
  • 1892-1960
  • 1888-1959
  • 1868-1943
  • 1866-1939
  • 1898-1962
  • -1943
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Levinson, Ilya
  • Ellstein, Abraham
  • Perlmutter, Arnold
  • Kálmán, Emmerich
  • Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
  • Abraham, Paul
  • Leopoldi, Hermann
  • Strauss, Leo
  • Ullmann, Viktor
  • Small, Solomon
  • Thomashefsky, Bores
  • Eisler, Hanns
  • Brudno, Avrom
  • Hollaender, Friedrich
  • New Budapest Orpheum Society (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Musicals
  • Popular music
  • Motion picture music
  • Songs with piano
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
As dreams fall apart : the golden age of Jewish stage and film music, 1925-1955
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Program notes by Philip V. Bohlman and notes on the performers in English, and texts in German, Viennese dialect, Yiddish, and English with English translations (39 pages : illustrations) laid in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1. On the shores of Utopia. Die koschere mischpoche! = The kosher family / Viennese broadside (2:24) ; Maz'l = Good fortune / Abraham Ellstein, Molly Picon (2:45) ; Dos pintele yid = The quintessential Jew / Arnold Perlmutter, Herman Wohl, Louis Gilrod (2:29) -- Dreams from yesterday and tomorrow. From Die Herzogin von Chicago = The duchess of Chicago : 1928. Wir Ladies aus Amerika = We ladies from America / Emmerich Kálmán ; libretto by Julius Brammer and Alfred Grünwald (3:02) ; from The constant nymph : 1943. Tomorrow / Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Margaret Kennedy (4:20) ; from Die Blume von Hawai'i : 1931. Kann nicht küssen ohne Liebe = Without love there are no kisses / Paul Abraham, Alfred Grünwald, Fritz Löhner-Beda (3:22) -- Dreamworlds. Die Novaks aus Prag = The Novaks from Prague / Hermann Leopoldi, Kurt Robitschek (3:56) ; Composers' revolution in heaven / Hermann Leopoldi, Robert Gilbert (4:44) ; Money macht froh! = Money makes you happy! / Hermann Leopoldi, Theodor Waldau (3:59) -- Between Traum and trauma. Theresienstadt potpourri : Aus der Familie der Sträusse = From the Strauss family / Leo Strauss, piano concept by Ilya Levinson (5:55) ; from Solo-cantata. Immer inmitten... = Forever on the way... (2:34) ; Vor der Ewigkeit = Before eternity (4:21) / Viktor Ullmann ; poems by Hans Günter Adler --
  • Disc 2. Rauschtraum. Café Brasil = Café Brazil / Hermann Leopoldi, Peter Herz, Erwin Spahn ; English lyrics by Stewart Figa (2:54) ; I bin a stiller Zecher = I'm a quiet boozer / Hermann Leopoldi, Salpeter (4:15) ; Wenn der Ungar lustig ist...! = If the Hungarian is happy...! / Hermann Leopoldi, Salpeter (Karl Pollach), Berndt-Hofer (4:56) -- Viennese Träumerei. In einem kleinen Café in Hernals = In a little café in Hernals (3:06) ; Wo der Teufel gute Nacht sagt = Where the devil says good night (3:49) / Hermann Leopoldi, Peter Herz -- Dreams of stardom. A brivele der mam'n = A letter from Mother / Solomon Shmulowitz (2:39) ; from Bar mitzvah : 1935. Erlekh zayn = Be virtuous / Boris Thomashefsky, Philip Laskowsy (3:11) -- Hollywood elegy. Five elegies from the Hollywooder Liederbuch = Hollywood songbook : 1942-43. Unter den grünen Pfefferbäumen = Under the green pepper trees ; Die Stadt ist nach den Engeln genannt = The city is named after the angels ; Jeden Morgen, mein Brot zu verdienen = In order to earn my daily bread each morning ; Diese Stadt hat mich belehrt = This city taught me. In den Hügeln wird Gold gefunden = Gold is found in the hills / Hanns Eisler, Bertolt Brecht (5:39) ; from the Hollywood songbook. L'automne californien = Autumn in California / Hanns Eisler, Berthold Viertel (2:42) -- Future dreams. Friling = Springtime / Avrom Brudno, Shmerke Kaczerginski (3:45) ; from the film, Mamele : 1938. Ikh zing = I sing / Abraham Ellstein, Molly Picon (3:25) -- From the ruins of dystopia. From Billy Wilder's A foreign affair : 1948. Black market (4:13) ; Illusions (3:37) ; The ruins of Berlin (2:34) / Friedrich Holländer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (96 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
735131915120
Publisher number
  • CDR 90000 151
  • CDR 151
  • 151
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 2392502
  • (OCoLC)893675723
  • (OCoLC)ocn893675723
  • 2392502
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
As dreams fall apart : the golden age of Jewish stage and film music, 1925-1955
Publication
Copyright
Note
Program notes by Philip V. Bohlman and notes on the performers in English, and texts in German, Viennese dialect, Yiddish, and English with English translations (39 pages : illustrations) laid in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1. On the shores of Utopia. Die koschere mischpoche! = The kosher family / Viennese broadside (2:24) ; Maz'l = Good fortune / Abraham Ellstein, Molly Picon (2:45) ; Dos pintele yid = The quintessential Jew / Arnold Perlmutter, Herman Wohl, Louis Gilrod (2:29) -- Dreams from yesterday and tomorrow. From Die Herzogin von Chicago = The duchess of Chicago : 1928. Wir Ladies aus Amerika = We ladies from America / Emmerich Kálmán ; libretto by Julius Brammer and Alfred Grünwald (3:02) ; from The constant nymph : 1943. Tomorrow / Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Margaret Kennedy (4:20) ; from Die Blume von Hawai'i : 1931. Kann nicht küssen ohne Liebe = Without love there are no kisses / Paul Abraham, Alfred Grünwald, Fritz Löhner-Beda (3:22) -- Dreamworlds. Die Novaks aus Prag = The Novaks from Prague / Hermann Leopoldi, Kurt Robitschek (3:56) ; Composers' revolution in heaven / Hermann Leopoldi, Robert Gilbert (4:44) ; Money macht froh! = Money makes you happy! / Hermann Leopoldi, Theodor Waldau (3:59) -- Between Traum and trauma. Theresienstadt potpourri : Aus der Familie der Sträusse = From the Strauss family / Leo Strauss, piano concept by Ilya Levinson (5:55) ; from Solo-cantata. Immer inmitten... = Forever on the way... (2:34) ; Vor der Ewigkeit = Before eternity (4:21) / Viktor Ullmann ; poems by Hans Günter Adler --
  • Disc 2. Rauschtraum. Café Brasil = Café Brazil / Hermann Leopoldi, Peter Herz, Erwin Spahn ; English lyrics by Stewart Figa (2:54) ; I bin a stiller Zecher = I'm a quiet boozer / Hermann Leopoldi, Salpeter (4:15) ; Wenn der Ungar lustig ist...! = If the Hungarian is happy...! / Hermann Leopoldi, Salpeter (Karl Pollach), Berndt-Hofer (4:56) -- Viennese Träumerei. In einem kleinen Café in Hernals = In a little café in Hernals (3:06) ; Wo der Teufel gute Nacht sagt = Where the devil says good night (3:49) / Hermann Leopoldi, Peter Herz -- Dreams of stardom. A brivele der mam'n = A letter from Mother / Solomon Shmulowitz (2:39) ; from Bar mitzvah : 1935. Erlekh zayn = Be virtuous / Boris Thomashefsky, Philip Laskowsy (3:11) -- Hollywood elegy. Five elegies from the Hollywooder Liederbuch = Hollywood songbook : 1942-43. Unter den grünen Pfefferbäumen = Under the green pepper trees ; Die Stadt ist nach den Engeln genannt = The city is named after the angels ; Jeden Morgen, mein Brot zu verdienen = In order to earn my daily bread each morning ; Diese Stadt hat mich belehrt = This city taught me. In den Hügeln wird Gold gefunden = Gold is found in the hills / Hanns Eisler, Bertolt Brecht (5:39) ; from the Hollywood songbook. L'automne californien = Autumn in California / Hanns Eisler, Berthold Viertel (2:42) -- Future dreams. Friling = Springtime / Avrom Brudno, Shmerke Kaczerginski (3:45) ; from the film, Mamele : 1938. Ikh zing = I sing / Abraham Ellstein, Molly Picon (3:25) -- From the ruins of dystopia. From Billy Wilder's A foreign affair : 1948. Black market (4:13) ; Illusions (3:37) ; The ruins of Berlin (2:34) / Friedrich Holländer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (96 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
735131915120
Publisher number
  • CDR 90000 151
  • CDR 151
  • 151
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 2392502
  • (OCoLC)893675723
  • (OCoLC)ocn893675723
  • 2392502
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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