Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Das pekele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Little Bundle." "Wandering jew, traveling th earth, one day to rebuild the Holy Temple. Carry your precious bundle, the sacred Torah scroll. Cherish God's Holy Writ, and have no fear." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Al tiro avdi Jacob, kiddusch

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Have no fear my servant Jacob, blessing." Libretto: Jacob Gordin Sung by Jacob Adler -- note on cover Opera composer and lyricist: Goldfaden, Abraham, 1840-1908 Opera arranger: Rumshinsky, Joseph, 1881-1956 Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "The Jewish King Lear" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Russian sherr

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "For Violin" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Schwartz, Abe - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • A brivele fun Rusland

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little letter from Russia." "Before it's too late, help your parents to emigrate and join you here, or at least send back some money to help support them." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Akeidas Izchok

    sheet music | 79 p. ; 35 cm. | "The sacrificial binding of (biblical) Isaac." Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Overture -- Couplet, Lot Elieser and Yishmoel -- Chorus -- Abraham und Chor -- Abram fantasie -- Duet, Abraham and Sarah -- Abraham, Vanderer und Choir -- Finale den ersten act -- Act II Damen Choir -- ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • The dream

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

    • Contributor: The Hebrew Publishing Co. - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Die zauberin

    sheet music | 24 p. ; 35 cm. | "The sorceress" Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Mirele's geburtstag -- Hotsmach solo -- Das blinden spiel -- Elend bin ich -- Der markt -- Babkelach -- Der katzew -- Yiden, bnei rachmonim -- Marcus' solo -- Gesang bei der zauberin -- Romance, Mirele -- Passach schin scha -- ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Russian sher and Romanian volach

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "Russian sher, or scissors tune dance." "Romanian Wallachian dance tune." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Two separate pieces placed together in collection. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Schwartz, Abe - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • A brivele zu Got

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little letter to God." "This is my letter to God. Almighty, please protect our people from goroms. Lord, in Your mercy have me placed our trust and faith. Save our brothers. Let them find safe haven, if not in America, then in the land of Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Keser toiro

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Ornamental crown (set upon the scrolls) of the Torah" "As a silver crown adorns the Torah, so does the Torah itself adorn our lives." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Motzan, Otto - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Kol nidre

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "All vows." Music: liturgical chant. Lyrics: liturgy. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • Die schone miriam

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Das pekele -- Sebastian solo -- Die kinderlach -- March -- Ad mosai -- Finale. (Content). Libretto: Moses Seiffert. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Rabinowitz - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1900

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  • Das thilemel

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little Psalter/book of Psalms." Performed by Elias Rothstein Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Konig Ahasverus vol. 5

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | Kuplet Waisoso -- Koenigin Erzaehlt ihre abstammung -- Duett Mordchai und Esther. (Content). Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1900

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  • Nit mehr wi a goldener cholem

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "No more than a golden dream." "Everyone wants to live on, but life ends for all. Everything is like a sweet moment, and then it's over." Adaptation of verses from the Book of Ecclesiastes (Bible). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Meyerowitz, David - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Yehi rozon

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "May it be thy (God's)will, a benediction for the new (Jewish calendar) month." Performed by Cantor Yossele Rosenblatt Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From "Rosh chodesh benschen" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Have mercy on the war sufferers

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Noted in volume as "Saul Schenker Co." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Russotto, H. - Frug, S. G. (Semen Grigor'Evich)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Romance Mirele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Hebrew Publishing Co. - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1900

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  • Milchomo

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "War." "There is a terrible war in Europe, and so many there are suffering." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • Min Hameizar

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "from the opera Blihmele" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Das thilemel

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Dowid's fiedele

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 35 cm. | Das Kriegele (The little water pitcher)-- Die vier Ch'sidim (The four hasidim, or pious ones)-- Coupet Noiach, Shiker Lid (Noah's couplet, drunkard's song)-- Dor Holech W'dor Bo (A generation goes and another comes). (Content). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Latayner, Yosef - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • The Jewish Marseillaise

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Raise the banner of freedom, and march forward against tyranny." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Schreiber, Felix - Rouget De Lisle, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • The Titanic's disaster

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The destruction of the Titanic, or the watery grave." "Man, you are no match for the cold ocean's power. It is a wet and deep grave. Shed tears for all the lives lost. And for her noble courage, all should honor and remember the name of Ida Straus." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Ellis Island

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh Ellis Island, you portal to the free land, how fearful you seem! We've struggled and sacrificed to come to America. We tremble with our great hopes. Now here on this island, at the very threshold and in sight of our goal, we are told to stop and go no further." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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