Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Der Jeshiwo bochur

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 30 cm. | "The seminary student, or the Jewish Hamlet." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky, adapted from William Shakespeare Sung by David Kessler. Three songs: Eyl moley rakhamim (Lord God, of mercy); Der Yiddisher matirer (The Jewish Martyrs); Kaddish (Prayer for the dead). (General). Eil mol rachmin -- Der Yidisher martyrer - Kadish. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1900

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  • Steh auf mein folk

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Arise my people" from "Dr. Almasada." "Arise, awake from your dreaming. The morning sky is fresh and clear. All is alive with wisdom and hope. It is a new time, my people." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1906

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  • Die sukoh

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The tabernacle or festival booth" from "Eternal light." "Decorate the sukkah with fruits and flowers. Let us celebrate this age-old feast of harvest and thanksgiving." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). "from Ner Tomid" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Wu nemt men amolige yohr

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Where can one get back, or recover those bygone years." "I long for those olden times. When youth is flown, one wonders how fast all those years have passed. A woman misses her carefree maiden days. A man remembers when he was free from the burdens of work and family." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Hornstein, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • My America, our new hymn

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh America, our sanctuary on this earth in peace and strife, you are precious to me. I shall always serve you." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • March

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). "from Prof. M. Horowitz's famous opera Beth David. For piano. For violin" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Kroll, Samuel N.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1901

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  • Dos bissele erd

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little bit of earth" from "The country girl" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "You think you will live forever, and so you strive to accumulate material things. But, everything is given up at the end for a little bit of earth, the grave. Remember throughout your life, that what truly remains yours are honest and charitable ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • 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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  • A Yiddishe troike

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish trio: penitence, prayer, and charity." Performed by Yossele Rosenblatt. "Like a strong three-horse-drawn sled in deep wintry snow, three great virtues will get one through life's struggles: repentance, piety, and good deeds." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Frug, S. G. (Semen Grigor'Evich)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Joseff mit seine bruder

    sheet music | 24 p. ; 35 cm. | Erster sheffer chor -- Chor und Jahuda solo -- Wanderer gesang -- El Rachum -- Terkishes chor -- Chor und Jacob solo -- Ach! Wo bist du -- Josef solo -- Solo Josef in kerker -- Benjamin solo (Es lebe der Konig). (General). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Keser toiro

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Ornamental crown on the scroll of the Torah." "As a silver crown adorns the Torah scrolls, so does the Torah itself adorns our lives." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Motzan, Otto - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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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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  • Goldener fodim

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Steh auf mein folk -- Der rebi hot geheisen freilich sein -- Es drimelt nit der wechter" (Content). "New Russian, Polish, Ukrainian & Roumanian Melodies for Piano and Violin" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1906

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  • Soifor shel moshiach and Die nevioh

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Shofar of the Messiah" and "The prophecy." "When the Messiah comes, Kind David will take up his hard to sing the Psalms, and Moses will lead us into the Holy Temple rebuilt. Now, mother Rachel weeps for her wandering children. Oh Jeremiah, strengthen our spirits. May Almight God send our salvation soon." (General). "I see ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Goldfaden, Abraham - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Kinder, kinder

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Children, children" from "Tisza-eszler [Name of town in Hungary]" and "Send of presents (food gifts for the holiday of Purim)" "Dear child, you father labors for bread, and your mother struggles to keep you safe from any cruel harm." "The true gifts of Purim are our religious traditions, and God's blessings upon every geenration. May ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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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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  • March from Kuzri

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Piano with text. "Processional" from "The songs of the Khazars (of Central Asia)." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895 to 1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Hellman, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1896

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  • Yzias Mizrajim

    sheet music | 18 p. ; 35 cm. | Dos golis lied -- Chasene huben -- Yzias Mizrajim march -- Die Nevue -- Der stecken -- Eser makes chor -- Zores is kain dauge. (Content). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • A tenzel noch der goldener yoich ; A tenzel mit der mameniu

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little dance after the golden chicken soup ." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Second title in violin part only (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • The mechuteneste

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The female in-law" Performed by Fannie Reinhardt. "Play musicians, so I may dance at the wedding of my child. Time goes by so fast in our lives. Let the joys be celebrated!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Die nevuoh

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The prophecy" from "The exodus from Egypt." Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Performed by Regina Prager. "I see in a prophecy the rebirth of Jerusalem and Zion. Th tree where exiled Israel hund its hard shall blossom forth, and Israel's songs will be heard again." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • 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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  • Die elende kinder

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The forlorn/lonely children." "Pity the bereft and wretched orphans. Send them help and give them hope." 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: 1914

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  • Techias hamesim, selections

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Resurrection." Libretto: Jacob Terr. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Mazel tov -- Man und Weib -- A bris, cuplet -- Kosher und Trefe (Content). for violin solo (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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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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