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  • Zurik aheim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Return to home" from "Two engagement contracts (for marriage)." "I want to return home to you, my beloved. I have strayed far away, and pray to see you again. Do not cry, my dear wife." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Tsvey t'noyim" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Ven Gott vet tseigen wunder

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Great Hit of Thomashefsky's "Peoples Theatre"" "Operetta in 4 Acts" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Die neshume fun mein folk" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Bist mein kroin mein welt

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "You are my crown, my world" from "The country girl" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Bernard Bernstein and Bessie Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Dos dorfs meydel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Altman, Hyman - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Ov horachmon

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Merciful Father (God)" from "The Polish Jew" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Rosa Karp. "I pray, as a cantor would, for my people. Hear, oh Lord, our cries, and ease all the pain and suffering in this world. Evildoers have turned day in to bloody night. Save us, Father of Mercy." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Frauen-rechte

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "From women's rights" from "Dos dorfs meydel" ("The country girl".) A song about the suffragette movement. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Altman, Hyman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Dus shaifele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the operetta "Di Yiddishe kroin" "Operetta in 4 Acts by B. Thomashefsky" (General). "As Produced with Great Success at Adler-Thomashefsky's National Theatre New York. Songs Featured by the well known Star B. Thomashefksy and his Company." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Altman, Hyman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Ben hador

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Phantasie lied -- Komisch terzet -- Ben hador march. (Content). Violin part only (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1902

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  • Men hoidet zich in America

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "One can frolic in America," from "One should be a responsible human being, or Abraham Hashkenazi." "Oh to be a child, to frolic and swing freely. Ah, some people are able to be so carefree in America." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Teres - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Shtoist sich on

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Be wise and persevere/press onward" from "The essence of being a Jew" Libretto: Moses Seiffert. Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Dos pinteleh Yud" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Dem pastuchel's cholem

    Instrumental parts | 14 p. ; 28 cm. | March and Two-step, from the operetta "Dos ferblondzheter sheyfeleh" (General). Instrumental Parts (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Anstaendige menschen

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Proper, or respectable people." Libretto: Cleaves Kinkead and Max Gabel Performed by Jennie Goldstein "Man, you are a weak being, and you forget that all is banity. At the frave, only your soul and good deeds matter. We all are no more than earth's common clay." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). ...

    • Contributor: Gabel Theater Co. - Meyerowitz, David - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Das ferblondzete shaifele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm | From the opera of the same name (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Sorrows and joys

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the operetta "Dos ferblondzheter sheyfeleh" (General). "As Produced with Great Success at Thomashefsky's National Theatre New York. Songs Featured by the well known Star B. Thomashefsky and his Company." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Emunoh is theuer

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Faith is precious." "Keep your faith from birth to death. Honor the Ten Commandments and the Torah/Holy Writ." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). "from The Polish Jew" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Nehm schon ob zurik dein suesse heim

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Greatest Success of People Theatre" "Take back/reclaim your sweet home" from "The Polish Jew" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Der Polisher Yid" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Menshele meinst du west wibig leben

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Little man, do you think you will live forever" from "The essence of being a Jew." Libertto: Moses Seiffert Performed by Rose Zuckerberg. "Be mindful of life's end, and don't be a fool. Let good deeds and noble works be your legacy. A good name is the best memorial when you are laid to rest." ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Thomashefsky, Bores - Gilrod, Louis - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Shulom al Jisruel

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Peace to Israel" from "Son of the king." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). "from the opera Ben Hamelech" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1904

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  • Ben hador

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Fantasie song -- Ben hador march -- Comic trio. (Content). Piano part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Kalich Theatre opening march

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905

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  • Sheloi usani yishe a dank Gott vus ich bin a man

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the operetta "Di tsvey shvigers" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Meisel, Hyman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Dem pastuchels cholem

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the operetta "Dos ferblondzheter sheyfeleh" (General). \ "As Produced with Great Success at Thomashefksy's National Theatre New York. Songs Featured by the well known Star B. Thomashefsky and his Company." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Gottes mishpotim

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "God's laws/commandments." Three songs: "Die shulosh regolim" ("The three festivals (Sukkoth or Tabernacles; Pesakh or Passover; Shevuoth or Pentecost)"); "Gib uns Zion, unser land" ("Give us Zion, our land"); and "Romance." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Smulewitz, Solomon = Small, Solomon, 1868-1943 (Statement Of Responsibility). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • A mensch soll men sein [A mensh zol men zein]

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "One should be a decent, respectable person." Operetta also called "Abraham Hashkenazi." Libretto: Anshel Schorr Performed by Bernard Bernstein, Kalman Juvelier, and Regina Prager. "'Despite all, one must behave properly. Be a responsible human being." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From play of the same title. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Die Yidishe kroin

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the operetta "Di Yiddishe kroin" "Operetta in 4 Acts by B. Thomashefsky" (General). "As Produced with Great Success at Adler-Thomashefsky's National Theatre New York. Songs Featured by the well known Star B. Thomashefksy and his Company." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Yzias Mizrajim

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | Lyrics printed in yiddish on last two pages, not in music. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Dos golis lied -- Chasene huben -- Yzias Mizrajim march -- Die Nevue -- Der stecken -- Eser makes chor -- Zores is kain dauge. (Content). Violin part (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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