Downtown Music Productions (Isabelle Ganz, Robert Paul Abelson, Marshall Coid, Bert Lucarelli, Downtown Chamber Singers, Mimi Stern-Wolfe, director and piano)
Program notes (32 p. : ports) and song texts in Yiddish, Czech, and German, with English translations, inserted in container.
Recorded at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, New York City, and at SUNY Purchase (State University of New York). Recording dates not given.
Songs sung in Yiddish, Czech, or German.
Es brent (S'brent, briderlikh) / Mordekhai Gebirtig ; arr. by Lazar Weiner ((3:21) -- Terezínsky hymna = Terezin hymn / Karel Švenk ; piano part provided by Mimi Stern-Wolfe (2:32) -- Tsigaynerlid = Gypsy song / David Beigelman ; piano arr. by Mimi Stern-Wolfe (4:17) -- Sonata for violin and piano / Ervin Schulhoff (17:17) -- Tsen Brider = Ten brothers / Martin Rosenberg ; piano arr. by Mordechai Sheinkman (4:28) -- Shtil, di Nakht iz oysgeshternt = The quiet night is full of stars / Hirsh Glik ; piano arr. by Mimi Stern-Wolfe (3:01) -- Zog nit keynmol = Never say / Hirsh Glik, words, to music adapted from a melody by Pokras ; piano arr., Mimi Stern-Wolfe (2:28) -- Wiegenlied = Lullaby / Shalom Charitonov, melody ; Emanuel Ha-Russi, words ; Gideon Klein, arranger (2:17) -- Suite for oboe and piano / Pavel Haas (14:41) -- Yisrolik / Misha Veksler, music ; Lev Rozenthal, words ; piano improv. by Mimi Stern-Wolfe based on piano arr. by Mordechai Sheinkman (4:34) -- Wiegala = Cradle song / Ilse Weber ; piano improvisation by Mimi Stern-Wolfe (2:20) -- Ein Jüdisches Kind = A Jewish child / music by Carlo Sigmund Taube ; words by Erika Taube (2:12) -- Zog nit keynmol (reprise) (2:28)