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Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars - Di Shikere Kapelye (Jewish-Oriental Village Brass From NYC's Lower East Side) mp3 download
Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars - Di Shikere Kapelye (Jewish-Oriental Village Brass From NYC's Lower East Side) mp3 download
Performer: Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars
Title: Di Shikere Kapelye (Jewish-Oriental Village Brass From NYC's Lower East Side)
Released: 2000
Style: Klezmer
Rating: 4.1/5
FLAC size: 1145 mb | MP3 size: 1848 mb | WMA size: 1438 mb

Oriental Shtetl Nign (East Village Melody). 16. Shlof, Mayn Kind (Sleep, My Child).

With its subtitle of Jewish-Oriental Brass From NYC's Lower East Side, this album by klezmer and new Jewish music mastermind Frank London is all that and more. For one, the title Di Shikere Kapelye translates literally as "Inebriated Orchestra" or "Band of Drunks. This album, recorded in the Knitting Factory bar after knocking back a few - or more - is a tribute to an ensemble by the same name that existed in the early 19th century.

This album has an average beat per minute of 126 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 67/168 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Di Shikere Kapelye. 1. A Shikere Iz A Bloyzer-Shpiler. BPM Profile Di Shikere Kapelye. Album starts at 162BPM, ends at 133BPM (-29), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Brotherhood Of Brass.

Di Shikere Kapelye, 2000. Di Shikere Kapelye, 2000. A Lekhaim Far Ale Freylekhs, 01:56. Tsu Der Kretshme, 02:22. Medley: Rakhmones, A Shikers Kholem, Der Yid Vet Trinkn, 05:58. Hora mit Slivovitz, 01:34. Lekhaim, Efraim, 01:46. A Glezl Shnaps, 04:27.

Few hard facts are known about the influential, fakeloric Di Shikere Kapelye (pronounced deh SHICK-er-uh kuh-PEL-yuh) or Inebriated Orchestra. What little we do know comes from a variety of sources: anecdotes and oral histories with older living klezmorim (whose grandparents may have heard or played in Di Shikere Kapelye), court records of cases brought against them by dissatisfied clients and straight-laced municipal governments, obscure references, and apocryphal legends.

15. Oriental Shtetl Nign. Shlof, mayn kind. Can I Get A Witness? - 30 Years, 30 Artists, 30 Titles. Listen to Di Shikere Kapelye now. Listen to Di Shikere Kapelye in full in the this site app. Play on this site.


1 A Shiker Iz A Vloyzer-Shpiler (A Drunk Is A Brass-Player) 1:52
2 A Lekhaim Far Ale Freylekhs (A Gay Toast) 1:55
3 Tsu Der Kretshme (Going To The Bar) 2:20
4 Medley: Rakhmones (Compassion) - Dedicated To Tom Cora/A Shikers Kholem (An Inebriate's Dream)/Der Yid Vet Trinkn (The Jew Will Drink) 5:57
5 Hora Mit Slivovitz (Crooked Dance With Plum Brandy) 1:31
6 Lekhaim, Efraim (Cheers, Frank) 1:43
7 A Glezl Shnaps (A Shot Of Shnaps) 4:26
8 Trink Nokh A Glezele Vayn, Moyshele? (Another Glass Of Wine, Matt?) 1:49
9 Ot Azoy, Dovidl (Right On, David) 4:18
10 Fun Der Kretshme (Coming From The Bar) 3:58
11 Lign In Der Gasn Nign (Lying In The Street Tune) 4:07
12 Oy, Mayn Kapele (Oh, My Aching Head) 4:04
13 Medley: A Glezele Bronfn (A Shot Of Brandy)/Nokh A Glezele Bronfn (Another Shot Of Brandy) 3:51
14 Ashers Hering Un Mashke Tants (Dave's Herring And Whiskey Dance) 1:56
15 Oriental Shtetl Nign (East Village Melody) 5:32
16 Shlof, Mayn Kind (Sleep, My Child) 2:11

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Piranha
  • Copyright (c) – Piranha
  • Mastered At – Powerplay Mastering
  • Mixed At – Good And Evil Studios


  • Clarinet – Matt Darriau
  • Cymbal – David Licht
  • Drums – David Licht
  • Executive-Producer – Anne Sasson, Borkowsky Akbar
  • Horn [Alto Horn] – Frank London
  • Instruments [Pook] – David Licht, Jerry Kisslinger
  • Mastered By – Eberhard Köhler
  • Mixed By – Chris Kelly, Danny Blume
  • Producer – Frank London
  • Recorded By – Oliver Neumann, Sascha von Oertzen
  • Saxophone – Matt Darriau
  • Sequenced By – Susan Bauer
  • Trombone – David Harris , Mark Hamilton
  • Trumpet – Frank London, Susan Sandler
  • Tuba – Stuart Brotman


Recorded live in: the Knitting Factory bar in NYC, Feb 1999
Mixed at: Good + Evil
Mastered at: Powerplay Studio, Berlin

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0718750193322
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 7717
  • Matrix / Runout (Inner Circle): EP 10654A / PIR 1467