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  • Der Galitzianer un Litvak

    Der Galitzianer un Litvak

    Ethnic Spoken Word, Comedies. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:46 | Spoken (Category). Comic dialogue, unaccompanied (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Gus Goldstein
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1924-05-15
  • Menschheit erwach

    Menschheit erwach

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:33 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - William Schwartz - Rosario Bourdon - Arnold Perlmutter - King's Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1917-04-17
  • Die  chasinte

    Die chasinte

    sheet music | 32 p. ; 31 cm. | "The lady cantor." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Riwkele un Yankele -- Kabeid es owicho -- Sholoim aleichem -- Oh, Bianka -- Rochele -- In erez Isroel -- Chad gadyo -- Shma Isroel. (Content). Heskes number 798 Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • The  eternal wanderer

    The eternal wanderer

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

    • Contributor: Marcus Eisenberg - Weisser, Samuel - Eisenberg, Marcus
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Russian polka

    Russian polka

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Once in May." Libretto: Morris Schwartz. "How well I remember those lovely dance steps from the olden days. Come now, eveyrone dance, and be happy together." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Maytime" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wilner's Irving Place Theater - Max R. Wilner and Morris Schwartz - Schwartz, Maurice - Sandler, Peretz
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Man und weib

    Man und weib

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Man and wife." Libretto: Sigmund Mogulesco. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Feter meilach -- Man und weib (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • Zurik aheim

    Zurik aheim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Return to home" from "Two engagement contracts (for marriage)." "I want to return home to you, my beloved. I have strayed far away, and pray to see you again. Do not cry, my dear wife." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Tsvey t'noyim" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Chasnd' Chasndl off Shabos

    Chasnd' Chasndl off Shabos

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:24 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Mordechai Hershman - Nathaniel Shilkret
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923-06-14
  • Ale ovend

    Ale ovend

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Every evening, or the Jewish Ezra." Ezra is a name symbolic of the wandering Jew. "He said that he was alone, a singer from the distant land of Lithuania, where men die of hunger. She drew water from the well for him to drink, and then he went away. Now, each evening she returns to ...

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Gelbart, Michl - Reisen, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Flaker, feierl, flaker!

    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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  • Tzurik kein Zion

    Tzurik kein Zion

    Musical Theater, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:49 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Jakov M. Medvedieff - Edward T. King - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1915-05-04
  • Menschele krich nit zu hoich

    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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  • A  Yudish kind

    A Yudish kind

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish Child" "Whatever his circumstances in life, the winds of diaspora/exile penetrate the soul of a jewish child. He feels like an outsider." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Zol ich verin a ruv

    Zol ich verin a ruv

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:17 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Shloimele Rothstein - Leroy Shield
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1925-02-27
  • Ich hob

    Ich hob

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "I have" from "Chantshe in America" Libretto: Nahum Rackow Performed by Sam Kestin "I have everything I want, without a cent in my pocket. All is mine, property and busness, fine home and clothes. I don't lie; I have it all. Only, it's all in my dreams." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 ...

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

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  • The  Jewish child

    The Jewish child

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Orphan child, your people have endured hardshop in exile. You were born to say kaddish forever." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Adler, Jacob P.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Ich bin geven gross

    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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  • The  golden peacock

    The golden peacock

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "When a golden peacock flew far away, it lost its fine feathers. Pity the bride of a cruel husband. Oh, sad is Israel desolate in diaspora." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz - Beimel, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Der  rebi hot geheisen frehlich zein

    Der rebi hot geheisen frehlich zein

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The rabbi has bid us to be joyful." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Shor, A. (Anshel) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Farewell my dear parents Jewish folk song

    Farewell my dear parents Jewish folk song

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Farewell my dear parents. I am leaving to seek my fortune in a free land." Popular song among immigrants who had left their elderly parents back in the Old Country, and never saw them again. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz - Persin, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • A mutters hertz

    A mutters hertz

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:39 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Jakov M. Medvedieff - Edward T. King - Louis Friedsell
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1915-05-04
  • Chave and Di treren soldat

    Chave and Di treren soldat

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "The tears of a soldier" and "Eve." "Bitter Tears Are the Comfort of a Child Soldier" ; and "Since Adam's Time, There Has Been Eve (Enchanting but unfaithful, I am yet lured by her)." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Small, Solomon - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Wer hut die shuld?

    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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  • A  weibel wi a teibel

    A weibel wi a teibel

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little wife like a turtledove" from "Eternal light" Libretto: Anshel Schorr. "She's the woman of valor on Sabbath eve, the queen of the Passover table, and the heroine Esther at Purim time. A good wife makes a man happy in his life." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Heskes Number 525 ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Milchomo

    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
  • Besser is zu bleiben a moid

    Besser is zu bleiben a moid

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Better to remain a maiden/unmarried girl" "One year after marriage, the hopeful maiden becomes a worn-out housewife. She's always at home, cleaning, cooking, with babies. Her husband says those are her duties, and goes to the theater. Better to have stayed single!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Reingold, Isaac
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Das  kriegele

    Das kriegele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little pitcher." Libretto: Joseph Lateiner "Blessed are the generous and loving of heart. Their lives are as full as pitchers of fresh water at a well." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "David's violin" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Shalach monos

    Shalach monos

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Sending of presents." "The true gifts of Purim are our religious traditions, and God's blessings upon every generation. May all evil-doers, the wicked Hamans, never prevail." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Dem  rabins tfile

    Dem rabins tfile

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The rabbi's prayer." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • El  rachmum vechanun

    El rachmum vechanun

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "God of mercy and compassion." Libretto: Joseph Lateiner Performed by Kalman Juvelier "God, have mercy and grant my salvation. I have suffered so much." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "The false step" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph Bordy and Louis Friedsell - Bordy, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Gastwirth, Henry M.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • A  Yid zu sein is gut

    A Yid zu sein is gut

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "It's good to be a Jew." Performed by Nellie Casman. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Doctor, Rubin - Kammen, Jack - Kammen, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Mikita

    Mikita

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:01 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Mordechai Hershman - Nathaniel Shilkret
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923-06-14
  • Eil rachem

    Eil rachem

    Ethnic Music, Opera. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:16 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording ...

    • Contributor: Victor - S. Birnzweig - William Robyn - Nathaniel Shilkret - Louis Friedsell
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922-03-17
  • A gris fin der alte heim

    A gris fin der alte heim

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:45 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Victor ledgers state, "Regular 12 men." In this time period it is believed to indicate the instrumentation shown. The instrumentation is not confirmed. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - Nathaniel Shilkret - Louis J. Cohen - Bennie Zeidman
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1920-01-19
  • Have mercy on the war sufferers

    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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  • Weiber, weiber

    Weiber, weiber

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Wives, Wives" from the opera "Fatherly love." Performed by Bernard Bernstein. "Ever since Adam in the Garden of Eden, women have troubled men. But, men are no better!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Vater Liebe." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Friedsell, Louis - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1906

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  • Schlof lied

    Schlof lied

    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:44 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with viola and orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio ...

    • Contributor: Victor - David Kessler - Joseph Brody - King's Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1914-03-06
  • Moshiakh ben David

    Moshiakh ben David

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Messiah, son of David." "Israel cries out for salvation and an end to oppression from the Hamans in every generation. May Almighty God send the Messiah son of David, to save us." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • A  chant for Sabbath night Jewish folk song

    A chant for Sabbath night Jewish folk song

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Kindle the braided taper candle (for the prayers concluding the Sabbath, at Saturday twilight)." "As we recite the blessings to conclude this peaceful Sabbath, let us pray for a good and peaceful week ahead." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Persin, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • When the boys wel'n kimen tzurik

    When the boys wel'n kimen tzurik

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Noted in volume, published by Isidore Lillian, People's Theater (General). "When the boys will come back." from "Oh, Sadie." (General). Libretto: Louis Gilrod (General). Performed by Sam Rosenstein--note on cover. "When this war is over, and our soldier boys come home, we will all rejoice. Pray for victory and peace soon." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish ...

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Gott, far vos shtrufst die deine kinder?

    Gott, far vos shtrufst die deine kinder?

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:43 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - William Robyn - Nathaniel Shilkret - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922-08-25
  • As du kenst nit un weist nit nemt men sich nit unter

    As du kenst nit un weist nit nemt men sich nit unter

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "If you cannot and know not, don't undertake it." from "The country girl." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Bernard Bernstein "Don't meddle or intrude; it's not healthy. Just stick to what you really know." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Das dorfs meydel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Altman, Hyman - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Die  sheyne Amerikanerin

    Die sheyne Amerikanerin

    sheet music | 32 p. ; 35 cm. | "The beautiful American, or the American beauty." Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Weiber macht mir far President -- Duet -- Der hersher is der man -- Mener lernt euere weiber. (Content). Heskes number 581 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Shulamith

    Shulamith

    sheet music | 90 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Eli regel -- The Blessing -- Wandering in the desert -- At the well -- Raisins and almonds -- Absolom at the well -- Duet, Shulamith and Absalom -- The oath -- The shepherds choir -- The oriental dance -- Come to me ...

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

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  • Helft, liebe yiden!

    Helft, liebe yiden!

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Help, dear Jews!" "Song appeals for donations of money to send food and clothing to the war victims in Europe." "Have pity on your relatives and friends left behind in the Old Country. The homeless and starving, the orphaned and sick, all are innocent victims of war." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Goldstein, G. (Gustav)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Die  goldene hochzeit

    Die goldene hochzeit

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Golden Anniversary" from the opera of the same name. Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky. Performed by Bernard Bernstein. "Celebrate together fifty years of married life. Happy golden wedding day!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 "Come celebrate together fifty years of marries life. Happy golden wedding day!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Friedsell, Louis - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1906

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  • Hatikvoh und Dort wo die zeder

    Hatikvoh und Dort wo die zeder

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "The hope." and "There where the cedars (bloom)." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Die  fartribene yisoimele

    Die fartribene yisoimele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The dispossessed/expelled orphan." "Far away from home, from wife, from parents, and friends, he is soon to be laid unknown in a cold grave. God, have pity on the sorrowing hearts of such a grieving fmaily." Song inspired by the dedication of a monument at Arlington Cemetery for the unknown soldier of World War I. ...

    • Contributor: Morris Karlinsky - Karlinsky, Morris
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • Weh dem kind, wen a mame fehlt

    Weh dem kind, wen a mame fehlt

    Musical Theater, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:30 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Jakov M. Medvedieff - Edward T. King - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1915-05-04
  • The  second wife

    The second wife

    sheet music | 20 p. ; 35 cm + 31 cm. | Libretto: Leon Blank Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Avi Yesoimim -- Kadish -- Der schidach is geschlossen -- Nor fun fun. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Blank, Leon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Elende yesoimele

    Elende yesoimele

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 31 cm. | "Forlorn, or lonely little orphan." "Help the innocent children, orphaned and starving because of the war." 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: 1915

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  • Long live the land of the free

    Long live the land of the free

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Be blessed, you free land.""Uncle Sam, sweet heaven of freedom of us the opressed. Fly the American banner high for the land of opportunity and justice. Long live the land of the free!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Ich vill sehn mein kind

    Ich vill sehn mein kind

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by Pvt. Maurice Leibson ; arranged by Pvt. Bernard Lebow. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Elsnarre Music Publishing Co. - Leibson, Morris - Lebow, Bernard - Leibson, Maurice
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919
  • Brider, gist arein

    Brider, gist arein

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Brothers, pour out (the wine)" from "Live and laugh." Libretto: Morris Goldberg. Performed by David Kessler Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Gelebt 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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  • A  friend in life

    A friend in life

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Shlomo Steinberg Performed by Hyman Nathanson and Morris/Maurice Schwartz. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Brody, Joseph - Reznik
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Oif'n pripetshok An old Hebrew folk song

    Oif'n pripetshok An old Hebrew folk song

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "By the fireside/at the hearth." "Learn the alef beys and study Torah. It will nourish your spirit for all of your life, my dear children." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. and J. Kammen Co. - Kammen, Jack - Warshawski, Mark
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • Goldene madina

    Goldene madina

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The golden land." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Tate mame masel-tow

    Tate mame masel-tow

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Father and mother, good luck, processional" from "Man and wife." Libretto: Sigmund Mogulesco. "Musicians play a happy tune. Congratulations to the parents of the bride and groom." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Man und weib" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • A  brivele dem taten

    A brivele dem taten

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little letter to father." "Mother has died in lonlieness and poverty. Write a letter to father, and send money for him to come to America. Alas, father is too il to be admitted here. He is permitted to see his son at the gate of Ellis Island, and then will be sent back to ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Die  blumen krenze

    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
  • Bist mein kroin mein welt

    Bist mein kroin mein welt

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "You are my crown, my world" from "The country girl" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Bernard Bernstein and Bessie Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Dos dorfs meydel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Altman, Hyman - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Fertzig yuhr zurich

    Fertzig yuhr zurich

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:56 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Joseph Feldman - Nathaniel Shilkret - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923-10-11
  • A  kadish

    A kadish

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A memorial paryer for Abraham Goldfaden." "In sacred memoryof the poet-playwright, the originator and father of the Jewish drama." "Who can forget his songs and operettas. Now a light has been dimmed. Though dead, he lives forever in his works, and will always be with us. Let everone recite the kaddish for Goldfaden." Source: Heskes, ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Weyiten l'cho

    Weyiten l'cho

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "And it shall be given unto you" from "Nathan the wise." Libretto: Joseph Gordin Performed by Jacob P. Adler and Rosa Karp. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. "Remember, God's children, the biblical blessings of spiritual sustenance in adversity, and of Jerusalem and Zion." (General). From "Natan, der vayze" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • The  fall of the Russian Czar

    The fall of the Russian Czar

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (4 pages) ; 35 cm | music by Max M. Cahan ; lyrics by M. Zavodnick. (Statement Of Responsibility). Caption bears alternate title "Nicolay's mapule." For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Yiddish ; Roman alphabet. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Cahan, Max M. - Zaṿodnik, Maḳs.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Die  sherele

    Die sherele

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little sher, or square dance." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Blumen maedchen

    Blumen maedchen

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Maidens' flower waltz, chorus" from "The soldier deserter." "Buy our lovely flowers. Their fragrance is sweet." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From "The Deserter" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • A  brivele fun Rusland

    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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  • The  queen of Sheba

    The queen of Sheba

    sheet music | 8 p ; 35 cm. | "Queen of Sheba." Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Performed by Mr. Ginsberg and Miss Shapiro. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Shlof balet -- March de Malke Shvo -- Shlome hameilachs zavoe -- Giter Brider nisht gechapt -- Men vet dir kein sach nit mit geben in keiver arein. (Content). Violin part only. (General). ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • As ich hob kein masel and Zum badekens

    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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  • Die  Jiddishe freiheit

    Die Jiddishe freiheit

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

    • Contributor: The Jewish National Flag Co. - Brounoff, Platon - Raskin, Philip M. (Philip Max)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Washington, Lincoln und Moishe Rabeiny and Arein geganen sich aus gedreit

    Washington, Lincoln und Moishe Rabeiny and Arein geganen sich...

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Washington, Lincoln and (biblical) Moses our rabbi" and "Gone in turned around, and going out backward" Libretto: B. Kovner. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). from the musical play "Yente Telebende." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Cheisheck

    Cheisheck

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Desire/zeal" from "The girl from the west." Performed by Dora Weissman. "Zeal, overwhelming desire, makes young men grey. It can lead one to the electric chair. It got a famous man named White shot dead by a jealous husband. Don't let it overcome you. Have control when desire or lust tries to overwhelm you." Source: ...

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

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  • David's violin

    David's violin

    sheet music | 18 p. ; 35 cm. | Das Kriegele -- Die vier chasidim -- Coupet Noiach -- Dor holech w'dor bo. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Uptown, downtown

    Uptown, downtown

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: S. Kornblith Performed by Dora Weissman, Sam Kesten, Dave Medoff, Miss Greenfield. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Uptown, downtown -- Fifty-fifty -- Mein weib kumt bald arein -- Shabos. (Content). Heskes number 721 Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Sea song

    Sea song

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

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Schneyer, S. - Halevi, Yehudah - Bialik, Hayyim Nahman - Bonime, Josef
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Der Judische ligionerie

    Der Judische ligionerie

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:24 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Shloimele Rothstein - Leroy Shield - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1925-03-09
  • A child is the world

    A child is the world

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:51 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - Jacob Jacobs - Nathaniel Shilkret - Louis Friedsell
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1920-06-30
  • Yankel boila

    Yankel boila

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Yankel boyla, or children of nature." Libretto: Leon Korbin. Tshiti mili -- Pustish me na mamo -- De ti! Chodish. (Content). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Heskes number 716 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Kessler's Second Ave. Theater - Kessler, David - Brody, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Dem  rebens nigen

    Dem rebens nigen

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The rabbi's melody" from "Miseries, or troubles from children." "Let us dance and sing happily to the rabbi's sweet melody." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Zores fun kinder" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • Schuldig bist du, Yidele alein

    Schuldig bist du, Yidele alein

    Musical Theater, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:29 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Kalman Juvelier - Arnold Perlmutter - Herman Wohl
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1913-02-18
  • Menshen fresser

    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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  • Leiba

    Leiba

    Opera. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:54 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Disc label description describes this recording as sung by "boy soprano." This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Edward T. King - Louis Friedsell - King's Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916-10-31
  • Anstaendige menschen

    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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  • Hamavdil

    Hamavdil

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:22 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - William Robyn - Nathaniel Shilkret - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922-09-05
  • The  shepherd song

    The shepherd song

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden. "This is a long narrative ballad, presenting the allegory of God as a sheperd, and the people of Israel as His flock." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Bar Kochba" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • In 100 yohr arim

    In 100 yohr arim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "In one hundred years from now" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky. "One hundred years from now, people will be able to play to London and be back on the same day. I'll fly to France for lunch, Berlin for a matinee, and then on to Turkey for the night. By then, a penny will buy the world, ...

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Meyerowitz, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • The  wandering Jew

    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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  • Die heimat

    Die heimat

    Musical Theater, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:09 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Simon Paskal - Nathaniel Shilkret - L. Praskin
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1920-10-18
  • A  brivele con chosen

    A brivele con chosen

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A letter from the bridegroom." "A soldier is parted from his bride, and goes off to war. She tearfully asks him to send letters, until God brings him safely back to her. Alas, she reads his last letter. He has died in battle, a hero." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet ...

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

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  • Oi is dos a mame!

    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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  • If I were to possess the king's treasures

    If I were to possess the king's treasures

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "I am richer than the king, because I have you my child, my sleeping baby. You will be a scholar, pious and good, a saintly person, worth more than all the king's treasures." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Persin, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Der  rotzeach

    Der rotzeach

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The murderer." "Race alone into a darkness where cold winds blows like the shrieking of the dead. Murderer, though protecting yourself, you have taken another human life, and can never cleanse your soul of the sorrow and guilt." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Schenker, Abraham - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Tateniu mameniu

    Tateniu mameniu

    Musical Theater, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:16 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - Joseph Feldman - Nathaniel Shilkret - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923-10-24
  • Aza mazel aufin kaizer

    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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  • Yiskor

    Yiskor

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Memorial prayer for the dead." from "All vows." Libretto: Abraham Michl Sharkansky. Sharkansky often used liturgical themes for his historical dramas. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). "From Sharkansky's Opera "Kol Nidrei"" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • Das  lied der liebe

    Das lied der liebe

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 | "The song of love" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Rose Zuckerberg" I will wait for you; my love is forever." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • The  lonesome mother

    The lonesome mother

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lonely mother." "Seek not your lost sister, my son. But mother, I must go forth and find her. Now both are gone, and mother is left all alone." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Joseph P. Katz Co. - Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix - Halpern, Moshe Leib - Saslavsky, N. L.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • Die Yiddishe chuppe

    Die Yiddishe chuppe

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish Wedding." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Zunser, Eliakum - Small Solomon - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1906

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  • Hepet mechutonim

    Hepet mechutonim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Step lively, marriage in-laws." A special dance tune for the parents of the bride and groom. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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