Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Shma Yisroel

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Hear, oh Israel." from "The lady cantor." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "Almighty God, this wandering Jew prays for the whole world. Grant salvation and peace to all of mankind." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Di khazinte" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Das weise ziegele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From "Zubrochene Fiedele" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Die New Yorker trehren

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 5 cm. | "The New Yorker's tears" "Sung with great success by Mrs. S. Kanner" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Altman, Hyman - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Chantshe in America

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Nahum Rackow "What a lady is Chantshe. They laughed at her, but now she is admired. She's a suffragette, and is for women's rights and independence." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Chantshe in America" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Luft, luft, luft

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Air, air, air" "Popular Hebrew Songs" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Grand folio of Hebrew music, vol. 3

    sheet music | 24 p. ; 32 cm. | "Containing the best old and new Hebrew Songs and Selections" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Ich benk a heim -- Dus fertribene teibele -- Dus ferdil -- Dus yussemil -- Schloflied -- Patriotishes lied -- Blihmele march -- Kuzri march -- Kinder von goles -- Dus fetteril -- Eli Eli -- ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Goldfaden, Abraham - Meyerowitz, David - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Small, Solomon - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Volach and Sirba

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | From "Album musica Romana." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Die tnoyim and gutte nacht

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The contract of engagement (to marry)" and "Goodnight" from "God's punishment." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). "from Gotts Schtroff" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Good bye

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | From the musical "Ladies first." "When a girl marries, she says goodbye to her parents' household. Their joy mixes with sadness on her wedding day, for now she is leaving their home." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Seven boarders

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Comic ballad about the problems with various boarders taken in to the household for the extra rent money: big eater; talkative writer; tailor with his sewing machine; fighting man and wife; gambling card player; actor always rehearsing; and finally, a handsome gigolo, who tries to steal away the wife. "Now, no more boarders!" Source: Heskes, ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Men tohr nit

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "One must not" from "The song of love" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "Enjoy the good years. One should not throw them away, or waste them. Have a good time while you can, but be careful never to shame yourself." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Dos lid der libeh" (General). ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Das thilemel

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little book of psalms/psalter" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Violin part (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Mesco, A. - Davidoff, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Mayn vayb shlept zikh mit

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "This copy also contains the original "Der Rebi Hot Geheisen Freilach Sein" A special Arrangement by Jos. Rumshinsky" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the musical "Der rebbe hot geheysen freylakh zayn" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. & J. Kammen - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • Song of love

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "from The Song of Love" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Die chupe

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The wedding canopy" Photograph of performer Annie Schwartz on cover. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Altman, Hyman - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Yesoimele

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lively little orphan girl" from "The strange bird." Libretto: Moses Schorr Performed by Malvine Lobel. "I am a lively little orphan without ahome, all alone. Mother, why are you gone?" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From "Die Fremde Feigel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Hebrew Publshing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Watch your step

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Successfully introduced by Bessie Thomashefsky in the comedy drama "Berele Tremp" at Kessler's Second Ave. Theatre, New York City" "This copy also contains the song Bereleh bosyak" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the musical "Bereleh tremp" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. & J. Kammen - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lowenworth, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • Auf'n pripetchok

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "By the fireside/at the hearth." Performed by Cantor Yossele Rosenblatt Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Warshawski, Mark
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Jewish war brides

    sheet music | 18 p ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky and Isidore Lillian Performed by Leon Blank Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Milchume kalles -- Der Yidisher soldat -- A stikele broit -- Gam ze l'toivo. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Fun wiegel bis in keiwer

    sheet music | 4 p., 12 x 9 | "From candle to grave" from "The song of love" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "I have lived eighty years, and how fast time has flown. Yet, I still remember my mother's lullabies. Vanity, all vanity. Short is the journey form the cradle to the grave. Life is no more than a dream." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • A freilichs, sisu vesimchu

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "A joyful dance tune, be happy and celebrate" from "The white slave" Performed by Keni Liptzin. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the drama "Di vayse sklav" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Wie lang noch

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "How much longer" from "Die zigeinerin" ("The gypsy woman".) "How much longer will our people languish in oppression and exile?" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Antkegen Got ken men kein chochem nit sein

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "In comparison with God, one cannot be wise." from "The song of love" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "Only almighty God determines our fate in life. One cannot question or argue with God." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Das lied der liebe" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Altman, Yosef Me'Ir
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Sof ganeff littlijo

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A thief's destiny is his hangman" "Popular Hebrew Songs" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Music album of the play, Jewish war brides

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Milchomo kalos -- A Yudisher soldat -- A shtikele broit -- Gam se l'towo good. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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