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The Resource Our town is burning : cries from the Holocaust

Our town is burning : cries from the Holocaust

Label
Our town is burning : cries from the Holocaust
Title
Our town is burning
Title remainder
cries from the Holocaust
Title variation
Cries from the Holocaust
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • yid
  • cze
  • eng
  • yid
  • cze
  • yid
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
OO
Date time place
Recorded June 1994, at Meany Theater, University of Washington, Seattle
Form of composition
folk music
PerformerNote
Leon Lishner, bass; with various instrumentalists and Seattle Peace Theatre Singers
Label
Our town is burning : cries from the Holocaust
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Principally from the volume We are here : songs of the Holcaust [sic] / compiled by Eleanor Mlotek and Malke Gottlieb. [S.l.] : Workmen's Circle, [n.d.]
  • Sung principally in Yiddish ; the 12th-15th works sung in Czech
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes and English translations of texts (11 p. : port.) inserted 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
Es brent = Our town is burning (3:46) -- Gehat hob ikh a heym = I once had a home (3:10) -- Geto = Ghetto (3:52) -- Motele fun Varshever geto = Motele of the Warsaw ghetto (8:43) -- Der hoyfzinger fun Varshever geto = The streetsinger of the Warsaw ghetto (2:34) -- Treblinka (2:18) -- Tsvey taybelech = Two doves : old love song (3:04) -- Unter di Poylishe grininke beymelekh = Under the little green Polish trees (2:57) -- A Yiddish kind = A Jewish child (3:47) -- Ani mamin (1:01) -- Yidn zingen Ani mamin = Jews are singing Ani mamin (3:17) -- Four Terezin songs. Wild geese (2:23) ; Bamboo grove (2:00) ; The moon far away from home (4:38) ; Wakeful night (3:12) -- Minutn fun bitochn = Moments of hope (2:40) -- Babi yar (4:10) -- Yeder ruft mikh Zhamele = They call me Zhamele (2:10) -- Shtiler, shtiler = Quiet, quiet (2:09) -- S'dremlen feygl = Birds are dreaming (3:30) -- Tsu eyns, tsvey, dray = It's one, two, three (2:02) -- Dos elnte kind = The lonely child (1:58) -- Itzik vitenberg (2:06) -- Es vet zikh fun tsvaygl tseblien a boym = From a twig a tree will bloom (2:52) -- Yugnt himen = Hymn of youth (1:51) -- Shtil di nacht = Still the night (3:26) -- Zog nit keynmol az du geyst dem letztn veg = Never say that you are going on the last road (1:59)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MLL CD 10443
Other control number
4474722232
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CRC 2223
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373472410
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Our town is burning : cries from the Holocaust
Publication
Note
  • Principally from the volume We are here : songs of the Holcaust [sic] / compiled by Eleanor Mlotek and Malke Gottlieb. [S.l.] : Workmen's Circle, [n.d.]
  • Sung principally in Yiddish ; the 12th-15th works sung in Czech
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes and English translations of texts (11 p. : port.) inserted 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
Es brent = Our town is burning (3:46) -- Gehat hob ikh a heym = I once had a home (3:10) -- Geto = Ghetto (3:52) -- Motele fun Varshever geto = Motele of the Warsaw ghetto (8:43) -- Der hoyfzinger fun Varshever geto = The streetsinger of the Warsaw ghetto (2:34) -- Treblinka (2:18) -- Tsvey taybelech = Two doves : old love song (3:04) -- Unter di Poylishe grininke beymelekh = Under the little green Polish trees (2:57) -- A Yiddish kind = A Jewish child (3:47) -- Ani mamin (1:01) -- Yidn zingen Ani mamin = Jews are singing Ani mamin (3:17) -- Four Terezin songs. Wild geese (2:23) ; Bamboo grove (2:00) ; The moon far away from home (4:38) ; Wakeful night (3:12) -- Minutn fun bitochn = Moments of hope (2:40) -- Babi yar (4:10) -- Yeder ruft mikh Zhamele = They call me Zhamele (2:10) -- Shtiler, shtiler = Quiet, quiet (2:09) -- S'dremlen feygl = Birds are dreaming (3:30) -- Tsu eyns, tsvey, dray = It's one, two, three (2:02) -- Dos elnte kind = The lonely child (1:58) -- Itzik vitenberg (2:06) -- Es vet zikh fun tsvaygl tseblien a boym = From a twig a tree will bloom (2:52) -- Yugnt himen = Hymn of youth (1:51) -- Shtil di nacht = Still the night (3:26) -- Zog nit keynmol az du geyst dem letztn veg = Never say that you are going on the last road (1:59)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MLL CD 10443
Other control number
4474722232
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CRC 2223
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373472410
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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