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Benja – Gangsters & Entertainers

Released 2015

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1. Benja Ouverture
2. Tramvay
3. Wedding March
4. Binnen Koud, Warm Van Binnen
5. Waar Rook Is
6. Niet Van Suiker
7. Ambal Numa
8. Banat
9. Benja Ciftetelli
10. Sirba Bulgarish
11. Tsilja
12. Brand
13. Na Het Hoogtepunt
14. De Bruiloftsnacht
15. A Sheine Velt

 

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Vetnasj Records ‎– CTC-2990781

Blitzmash

Released 2014

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1. Op Je Hoede
2. Bigoudi
3. Rokjesdag
4. Stompin Mokum
5. Ladybirds
6. Bhangra Balkan Style
7. Tussen Gisteren En Vandaag
8. Vodka
9. Pandora
10. Klatschen
11. Bambi Café (Slight Return)
12. Kígyó

 

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Vetnasj Records ‎– CTC-2990744
Recorded at Kytopia Studios, may/june 2013.
Additional recordings made at Smusic Studio & Epic Rainbow Unicorn Studio.
Mixed At – Studio Blaisdell
Mastered At – Inlinemastering

 

Credits

Accordion – Theo Van Tol
Alto Saxophone, Vocals – Job Chajes*
Artwork – Martin Draax
Artwork [Art Assistant] – Andreas Tscholl
Clarinet, Percussion – Janfie Van Strien
Double Bass, Electric Bass – Jasper De Beer
Mastered By [Inline Mastering] – Wim Bult
Mixed By [Blaisdell Studio] – Michiel Cornelisse
Photography By [Amsterdam Klezmer Band] – Fred Van Diem
Photography By [Lilian Vieira] – Marie-Jose Elderling
Photography By [Yuriy Gurzhy] – Sergei Gavrilov
Producer – Jori Collignon
Recorded By [Additional Recordings, Epic Rainbow Unicorn Studio] – Daniel Rose, Joop Van Der Linden, Jori Collignon, Simon Akkermans, Theo Van Tol
Recorded By [Additional Recordings, Smusic Studio] – Micky Smid
Recorded By [Kytopia Studios] – Colin Benders, Jori Collignon, Michiel Cornelisse, Roy Van Rosendaal
Trombone, Guitar – Joop Van Der Linden
Trumpet – Gijs Levelt
Vocals, Percussion – Alec Kopyt
Amsterdam Klezmer Band is supported by the Performing Arts Fund NL.

Mokum

 

Released 2012

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1. Di Naie Chuppe
2. Takaj Zhizn
3. Fryske Bulgar
4. Son
5. Magnificent Seven Medley
6. Di Zilberne Chassene
7. Blue Hora
8. Marusja
9. Op Een Goppe
10. Noushka
11. Naie Kashe
12. Pluk
13. Oscar’s Cocek
14. Chassid In Amsterdam
15. Limonchiki
16. Koningsplein

 

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Recorded live in Studio 150 Amsterdam
Essay Recordings LC 13406

Katla

 

Released 2011

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1 Papa Chajes 3:09
2 Katla 4:33
3 Naie Kashe 3:18
4 Forget About The Rest 4:13
5 Gogol Mogol 4:20
6 Nicolosia 2:37
7 Oscar’s Cocek 3:57
8 Kaas 3:26
9 Marusja 4:50
10 Toi 4:32
11 Geen Sores 2:57
12 Desert Banjo 3:30
13 Valentina 4:15
14 The New Terk 3:40

 

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Essay Recordings AY CD 282011
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Essay Recordings
Recorded and mixed At – Studio 150
Mastered At – Q Point

 

Credits

Accordion – Theo van Tol
Alto Saxophone, Vocals – Job Chajes*
Clarinet, Backing Vocals – Janfie Van Strien
Design [Cover], Photography By – Coert Buiting
Double Bass, Guitar, Banjo, Backing Vocals – Jasper de Beer
Executive-Producer – Jean Trouillet
Mastered By – Peter Brussee
Photography By – Bokkie Vink
Producer – Amsterdam Klezmer Band
Recorded By, Mixed By, Edited By – Joeri Saal
Trombone, Percussion – Joop Van Der Linden
Trumpet, Backing Vocals – Gijs Levelt
Vocals, Percussion – Alec Kopyt
Written-By – Alec Kopyt (tracks: 3, 5, 9, 13), Gijs Levelt (tracks: 6, 7, 13), Janfie Van Strien (tracks: 5, 14), Jasper de Beer (tracks: 4, 11), Job Chajes* (tracks: 1, 3, 11), Joop Van Der Linden (tracks: 8, 10), Theo van Tol (tracks: 2, 9)

Zaraza

 

Released 2008

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1 Banat
2 Takaj Zhizn
3 Alles Kan Beter
4 Kesikköprü
5 Op Een Goppe
6 Vesna
7 Netty
8 Sîrba Katoomba
9 The 7th Seven
10 Zlabya
11 Doina
12 Tarantula
13 Kolodobre
14 Zaraza
15 Gde

 

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Label: Essay Recordings AY CD 10

Remixed

 

Released 2006

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1. Sadagora hot dub (Remix)
2. Terk (Remix)
3. Constantinopel Babes
4. Rumania Calling
5. Ludacris
6. Pluk A Dub (Remix)
7. Kolo Chimera
8. Ispjenzola
9. Alter Ego (Remix)
10. Harmandalidub (Remix)
11. Immigrant Song (Remix)
12. Nasha Ljubov
13. Odessa’s Blast Out (Remix)

 

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Label: Essay Recordings
Remixers: Stefan Schmid, Simon Akkermans, Thomas Elbers

Son

 

Released 2005

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1. Opa D
2. Son
3. Spaghetti
4. Der Fryske Bulgar
5. Blue Hora
6. Zosulenka
7. Vondelpark
8. Magnificent
9. Multa Bani Ne Femei (De Roemeen)
10. Dr. Clavan
11. Bublitzki
12. Tussen Amsterdam En Rotterdam
13. Ademnood
14. Aprilfeesten
15. Slaapgebrek
16. Trieste Dromen

 

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Label: Connecting Cultures CC50022

Man Bites Dog eats AKB

Released 2004

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1. Paidusco
2. Finn McCool
3. Pais
4. Balagué
5. Move Groove
6. Storm
7. (Henry’s) Black Pen

 

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Label: try tone TT559-028
Produced by: Tobias Klein, Gijs Levelt, MBD and AKB
Recorded at: Studio E-Sound, Weesp
Mixed and mastered at: Studio Byton, Loosdrecht
Recording, mixing and mastering: Micha de Kanter
Digital editing: Theo van Tol, Joop van der Linden
Band photography: Bokkie Vink
Graphic design and photography: Carst van der Molen

 

Credits

Accordion – Theo van Tol
Alto Saxophone – Job D. Chajes, Tobias Klein
Bass Clarinet – Tobias Klein
Clarinet – Janfie Van Strien
Double Bass – Jasper de Beer
Drums – Emmanuel Scarpa
Electric Guitar – Damien Cluzel
Percussion – Alec Kopyt
Tenor Saxophone – Janfie Van Strien
Trombone – Joop Van Der Linden
Trumpet – Gijs Levelt
Voice – Alec Kopyt

Katakofti

 

Released 2003

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1. Katakofti
2. Harmandali
3. Soski
4. Der Terkishe Yale Ve Yove
5. Didem
6. Bambi Cafê
7. Magnificent Seven
8. Elfje
9. Moya Raba
10. On The Fly
11. Tutulum Havasi
12. Di Naie Chuppe
13. Limonchiki
14. Bahriye Çiftetellisi

 

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Kalan Müzik KALAN 285

Amsterdam Klezmer Band met Bob Fosko

Released 2003

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1. Hou Jij Maar Je Bek
2. De Reuzen Van De Middelmaat
3. Gevaarlijke Man

Limonchiki

 

Released 2001

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1. Di Naie Chuppe
2. Nadja
3. Der Terkishe Yale We Yove Valenstein Nigun
4. Matrosi
5. Chajes
6. Limonchiki
7. Odessa Bulgarish
8. Der Mame Ist Gegangen
9. De Vuurvreter Van Sassari
10. Noushka
11. A Chassid In Amsterdam
12. Nanos
13. Mala Loka

 

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Label: Knitting Factory Records ‎– KFW-300

Malaloka

 

Released 2000

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1. Freilechs Fun Di Chuppe
2. Five Weeks
3. One Goy
4. Job In F.
5. Dos Freileche Schnaiderle
6. Pluk
7. Mala Loka
8. Der Gasn Nigun
9. A Chassid In Amsterdam
10. Lebendikh & Freilech
11. Doina
12. Der Schtiler Bulgar
13. Koningsplein

 

Notes

Label: Syncoop 5760 CD246

 

Credits

Accordion – Henk-Jan Van Minnen
Alto Saxophone – Job D. Chajes
Banjo – Jasper De Beer (tracks: 11)
Contrabass – Jasper De Beer
Sopranino Saxophone – Job D. Chajes
Trumpet – Gijs Levelt
Vocals – Job D. Chajes (tracks: 9)

The Blasius Recordings

Released 1999

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1. Di Zilberne Chassene
2. Der Heisser
3. Een Laatste Liedje
4. Der Triske Rebn’s Chosidl
5. Musurlum
6. De Vuurvreter Van Sassari
7. Russische Sher
8. Noushka
9. Coceck
10. Kolomeika
11. Jajo
12. Freilach
13. Milenniummars
14. Sirba
15. Goeie God
16. Freilach Xxxtra
17. Spil Zhe Mir A Lidele

 

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Label: BV Haast Records

Leib in de Pijp

 

Released 1997

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The Blasius Recordings

Mesjogge

 

Released 1996

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Label: The Blasius Recordings
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OYOYOY

 

Oyoyoy

released 2016

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