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Albums by Judith Berkson

Label: ECM
Quality: FLAC 16 bits 44.1kHz
mp3 included
1
Goodbye Friend No. 1 Goodbye Friend No. 1 2:53    
Album only
Track length:2:53
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912151
2
Brute Brute 5:35    
Album only
Track length:5:35
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912152
3
Inside Good Times Inside Good Times 5:35    
Album only
Track length:5:35
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912153
4
Clives Clives 5:35    
Album only
Track length:5:35
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912154
5
All Of You All Of You 2:37    
Album only
Track length:2:37
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Chappell & Co., Inc.
Composer: Cole Porter
ISRC: DEB330912155
6
Mi Re Do Mi Re Do 3:40    
Album only
Track length:3:40
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912156
7
Ahavas Oylam Ahavas Oylam 2:26    
Album only
Track length:2:26
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912157
8
Little Arrows Little Arrows 3:42    
Album only
Track length:3:42
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912158
9
Der Leiermann Der Leiermann 3:44    
Album only
Track length:3:44
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Franz Schubert
ISRC: DEB330912159
10
Fallen Innocent Wandering Thieves Fallen Innocent Wandering Thieves 2:25    
Album only
Track length:2:25
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912160
11
They Can't Take That Away From Me They Can't Take That Away From Me 2:25    
Album only
Track length:2:25
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Chappell & Co., Inc.
Composer: George Gershwin
ISRC: DEB330912161
12
Burnt Burnt 3:04    
Album only
Track length:3:04
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912162
13
Hulyet, Hulyet Hulyet, Hulyet 4:15    
Album only
Track length:4:15
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Mordekhai Gebirtig
ISRC: DEB330912163
14
Goodbye Friend No. 2 Goodbye Friend No. 2 3:47    
Album only
Track length:3:47
Artist: Judith Berkson
Performer: Judith Berkson
Genre: Modern
Publisher: ECM Records/Verlag GmbH
Composer: Judith Berkson
ISRC: DEB330912164

Judith Berkson voice, piano, Wurlitzer and Rhodes pianos, Hammond organ

Recorded April 2009

 

Arresting and highly original ECM solo debut for New York-based singer Judith Berkson, in a programme that features her own idiosyncratic songs and instrumentals, plus jazz standards (Cole Porter’s “All Of You”, George & Ira Gershwin’s “They Can’t Take That Away From Me”), “Der Leiermann” from Schuberts “Winterreise”, Jewish cantorial music, and Yiddish folk song.

About Judith Berkson:

“Oylam” means “world, universe, creation, reality, realm” and the ECM debut disc by Judith Berkson, a solo album in the literal sense, is an invitation into a world truly her own. Recorded in Udine, Italy, in 2009, “Oylam” finds singer/composer/keyboardist Berkson (born 1977) performing her own idiosyncratic songs. She also sets her own English lyrics to Franz Schubert’s “Der Leiermann”, from the “Winterreise” cycle, sings jazz standards by Cole Porter (“All of You”) and George & Ira Gershwin (“They Can’t Take That Away from Me”), Yiddish folk song from the Polish-born poet Mordekhai Gebirtig (“Hulyet, Hulyet”) and Jewish cantorial music (the riveting “Ahavas Oylam”).

It is Berkson’s commitment that makes this ostensibly divergent programme into one music: in many ways the repertoire reflects Judith’s history. As well as being a singer of experimental music, she is also rooted in traditions. A cantor and teacher of liturgical music at Old Westbury Hebr...