• Menschele krich nit zu hoich

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Little man, don't creep too high." "Don't push too hard, or aspire too high. What does all the striving avail you, but only to wear out your health and fade your youth. Better to travel life as it takes you, and not to struggle against the tide." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • As ich hob kein masel and Zum badekens

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Since I have no luck." and "For the veiling of the bride." "I am not lucky. All goes the opposite for me, no matter what. My folks had twelve sons, and longed for a daughter. Then I came along, a thirteenth son." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Small, Solomon - Shapiro, Herman S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Menshen fresser

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "Maneater (tuberculosis)" "This song affords a graphic description of the dreaded disease, which was then prevalent among the immigrant population in crowded New York City tenaments." "Such a sickness eats at our lungs, and takes away all one's strength. How hard it is to work and to take care of our families. And then this ...

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

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  • A brivele fun der heim [A briwele fun der heim]

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little letter from home." "Left behind in a little town, lonely impoverished parents wait for news from their child who emigrated to America. Soon, a letter arrives here reporting that they have perished in a pogrom, and that the town has been destroyed." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music ...

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

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  • Yom hakhupeh

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The wedding day" Libretto: Joseph Brody Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta Yom hakhupeh" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Friedsell, Louis - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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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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  • Die Yudishe nation

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish nation" from "Hone, sweet home" (General). Libretto: A. Schwartzberg. (General). "For the Jewish people, religion is the treasure which sustains and nourishes. Honor the Torah, our beloved Holy Writ, and cherish all of the Jewish traditions." (General). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Heskes Number 543 (General). From the drama ...

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

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  • Flaker, feierl, flaker!

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Flicker little fire, flicker, or shepherd's chorus" from "Shulamith [heroine's name]." Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Shulamith" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Dos wieg lied

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The lullaby" from "A Jewish daughter." Libretto: Mark Arenstein "You are so small, my child, and do not know yet of life's sorrows. May you see peace, and have freedom within your lifetime." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "A Yiddishe tochter" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Frug, S. G. (Semen Grigor'Evich)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Die blumen krenze

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "The floral wreath." "One runs to a wedding with wreaths, joyful songs and dances; but those festive flowers fade as does life. The last dance is a solemn parade to the grave, where remains the final floral wreath." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Das retziele

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little phylactery strap" Performed by Simon Pascal. "Wandering friendless in diaspora, the Jew dons his phylacteries (tefilin) in daily morning prayer; little straps around his forehead and arm (near the heart) bind him to his faith in lifelong fidelity." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Franklin, Dave - Mesco, A. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Mutters gebet

    sheet music | 6 p., 13 3/4 x 10 1/2 | "A mother's prayer." "Almighty God, protect my children from all troubles and any harm. May they be safe from the tsar's cruelty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, J. L. (Jacob L.) - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • King Solomon's song of songs

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Song of Songs" from "The Widow." Libretto: Moses Horowitz Performed by Bernard Bernstein, Kalman Juvelier, and Regina Prager. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the Play "The Widow" (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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  • A brivele der kale

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little letter to the bride." "A young bride waits to heard from her husband who has gone to America. No letters are sent. Abandoned, she finally dies of grief." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • A man, a weib

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A husband, a wife" from "Chantshe in America" Libretto: Nahum Rackow Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky "We are a modern couple" 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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  • Tates hit euer heim!

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Fathers, guard/protect your home." "Watch your children, and do not let them roam the streets. They are in danger of accident or crime. Newspaper boys, be especially careful." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Secunda, Sholom - Siegel, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • A chulem

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A dream (the world is)" Performed by Abe Schwartz and his daughter. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Shapiro, Reubin
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • God almighty

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lord God Almighty, or Mogulesco's waltz" from "The second Haman." Libretto: Moses Horowitz "Dear God, please protect and bless us." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Homon, der tsvayter" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Oi is dos a mame!

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh, is this a mother." from "The Jewish Heart." Libretto: Joseph Lateiner Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From "Dos Yiddishe herz" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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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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  • 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 heilige sekele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little holy pouch/bag (in which is kept the talles/prayer shawl)." Performed by Sam Hart. "The dearest possessions are our religious objects." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Piano part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Gilrod, Louis - Motzan, Otto
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Licht benshen

    sheet music | 7 p., 13 3/4 x 10 1/2 | "Candels blessing (on Sabbath eve)" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Ver vet kadish zugen?

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Who will say kaddish" from "Noble sentiments" (or "Tender feelings") Libretto: Max Gabel Sung by Jennie Goldstein--note on cover. "A mother knows joys and sorrows through her child. This mother's son was killed in the war. Now, who will chant the kaddish for her, after she also is dead and in the grave?" Source: Heskes, ...

    • Contributor: Max Gabel Theater Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Goldstein, Jennie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Dos Yidishe herz

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish Heart." Libretto: Joesph Lateiner Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Small, Solomon - Brody, Joseph - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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