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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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  • 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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  • Without a home

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

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Small, Solomon - Kammen, Jack
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Reiss krie

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Whispered readings (of Torah/Holy Writ)" from "My wife's friend." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • Ju-la-la

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "As Sung by the Famous Tenor" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Jos. P. Katz - Zilberts, Zavel
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Yiddishe folkslider

    sheet music | 11 p. ; 35 cm. | "Jewish Folk Songs." Ten songs; for listing see entry 14 in the Heskes Collection or 200181974 in the database. An additional two songs were listed on the cover but not included in the music itself. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Der Pedler -- Von Himmel zu D'rerd -- Der Krisis -- ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Zunser, Eliakum - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1904

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  • Moshiach is gekumen

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Messiah has come" from "Mazel tov" ("Good luck"). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Die elteren's trehren

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The tears of old folks/parents." "Parents care for a child and dry his tears, until he is grown and leaves home. Then lonely parents wait for letters, and their tears go unnoticed. When parents have troubles from children, there is no comfort in the whole world." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). ...

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Altman, Hyman - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Steh auf mein man

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cn. | "Arise, my man." " Arise, get up my son, and seek a job. Toil from dawn yill night life so many others in a factory shop. Hear the machines rumble loudly in youre ars, and work fast. Labor for rent and food, while time passes, and the precious years of your life fly by." Source: ...

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

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  • Awreimele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Song from the book "Songs of Israel" "Yiddish Poem by Morris Rosenfeld, English Version by Alice Stone Blackwell" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Poale Zion Singing Society - Brounoff, Platon - Rosenfeld, Morris
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Hoch lebe Daniel

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Played with Immense Success at the Grand Theatre, New York" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Zion" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Ich bin a boarder by mein weib

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "I am a boarder at my wife's (home)." "Since my wife treats our paying boarders (lodgers) better than she treats me, I think I'd rather be her boarder, and then I'll have an easier life." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Teres - Doctor, Rubin - Teres, A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • From the cradle to the wedding day

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 34 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Doctor, Rubin - Kortchmaroff, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Ich bin geven gross

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "I was great" Libretto: Moses Horowitz Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "King Solomon" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Liebesduett

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Performed by Sam Kasten and Dina Weisman. "I am Romeo to your Juliet, Bar Kokhba to your Dina, Avshalom to your Shulamith. I am yours alone." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Der Lodgen President" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1904

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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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  • Wer hut die shuld?

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Who has the guilt?" "Tell me who should be blamed. Who is the guilty one?" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Silberstein, A. (Alex - Silberstein, A. (Alex) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Selections from "The Jewish heart"

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish Soul." Libretto: Jacob Terr Performed by Rosa Zuckerberg. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Di toire -- Oilom habe -- Haneowim wehanimim -- Sei gezund -- Masol Tow -- Reporter song -- Ich benk a'heim -- Tekio gedoilo -- Wey dem tate, wey der mame. (Content). Violin part. (General). Sheet ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Gilrod, Louis - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • The wandering Jew

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 31cm. | "The wandering Jew, or in lamentation and mourning, you are a Jew, go away." from "Dr. Almasada." Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden. "In sorrow and tears, mistreated and hated, chased and abused, always wandering and never welcome. They tell us, you are a Jew, so go away, go far away." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 ...

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

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  • Departure from home (A remembrance)

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin, Music Publisher and Importer - Berson, M. - Montano, Donato
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1904

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  • Auf'n pripetchik

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

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

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  • Aza mazel aufin kaizer

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Such (bad) luck upon the Kaiser" from "Live and laugh." Libretto: Morris Goldberg. Performed by Sam Rosenstein. "Uncle Sam is at war, and our brave Yankee boys will win." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Geleybt un gelakht" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: William Pasternal and the People's Theater - Wohl, Herman - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • America

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "America" from "The Neighbors." Libretto: Zalman (Solomon Israel)Libin. Performed by Jacob P. Adler. "Hurray for America, land of the free. Someone who came from Odessa could run for Congress." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). from "The Neighbors" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Gott und sein mishpet is gerecht

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Introduced and Sung by J. P. Adler in the Play 'Broken Hearts'" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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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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