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Bo to się zwykle tak zaczyna (This is just how it gets started)

from Cabaret Warsaw: Yiddish & Polish Hits of the 1920s - 1930s by Mappamundi

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Written by St. Ferszko & J. Front, lyrics Emanuel Schlechter, performed by Tadeusz Olsza and Mieczysław Fogg in Warsaw, Poland in the 1930s


available with translations as a pdf when you download the album


from Cabaret Warsaw: Yiddish & Polish Hits of the 1920s - 1930s, released May 1, 2012
Beth Holmgren - vocals
Jane Peppler - fiddle
Jim Baird - bass
Ken Bloom - guitar


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Mappamundi Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Folk music band plays "More-or-less traditional music of the Northern Hemisphere and the Previous Millennium." Vocals, lots of instruments, specializing in Eastern European music (Balkan, Slavic, Russian, Polish); Jewish music in Yiddish, Hebrew and Ladino; Celtic, British Isles and early American / Colonial music. And swing. ... more

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