• Dus yussemil

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little orphan (boy)" from "Son of my people." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). from the opera "Ben ami" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908
  • Yeder einer streikt a tzind

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 31 cm. | "Everyone strikes a little/goes out on a strike" from "Two cantors" Libretto: Hyman Kalmanowitz and Boris Thomashefsky "These days everyone strikes. The waiters strike just while you are eating in a restaurant, and even the actors have a strike on a stage during a performance." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From ...

    • Contributor: Harry Thomashefsky - Thomashefsky Theater - Wohl, Herman - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919
  • Briederlech, arbeiter!

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Brothers, workers!" "We workers must better ourselves. Toiling for bread from childhood to death, we must have better wages." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Meyerowitz, David - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909
  • 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
  • Soll mein's uebergehn

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Let it pass.""That's the way it is, all too often in this life. There are burdened husbands, weary factory shop workers, abused women, hungry children, lonely and sick oldsters. What can you do?" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Asna Goldberg Music Co. - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905
  • Chantshe in America

    sheet music | 18 p. ; 35 + 31 cm. | Libretto: Nahum Rackow. Performed by Sam KestenSource: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Chantshe in America -- Weh dir kind von armuth -- Ich hob -- A man, a weib. (Content). Heskes number 580 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914
  • 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
  • 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
  • Jerusalem

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Jerusalem, you are my heart and sould, and never will be forgotten." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Let there be light" from "The privileged fellow." Libretto: Joesph Lateiner. Performed by Kalman Juvelier. "Let the light of dawn come soon. Dark night shall not frighten us any more." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From "The Pride" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908
  • Das goldene rendele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The golden circle/ wheel of fortune." from "Troubles of the parents." Libretto: Sigmund Mogulesco. Performed by Boris Thomashefsky. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From "Sorrows of parents" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908
  • 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
  • Yankeleh

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Little Yankel/Jacob." Performed by Jacob P. Adler. "Little Jacob, know our history, and always have faith in trust in God's salvation. Moses led us out of Egyptian slvaery. Here in America, we are free. May this country be blessed, Now there are terrible pogroms in the Old Country. May Japan win its war against Russia!" ...

    • Contributor: Asna Goldberg Music Co. - Freidsell, Louis - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1904
  • 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
  • Shlof lied

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Sleep song, lullaby" from "Her confession" Libretto: Joseph Lateiner. Performed by David Kessler. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Ihr gloybens bekenung" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Friedsell, Louis - Brody, Joseph - Altman, Hyman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912
  • Unsane toikef

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "And we declare the mighty holiness of this day (Jewish New Year/Rosh Hashanah)." Libretto: Abraham Michl Sharkansky. "What will befall us over the year ahead? On Rosh Hashanah it is inscribed, and on Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement) it is sealed." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Almighty God, protect my children from all the 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 - Russotto, H. - Small, J. L. (Jacob L.) - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912
  • 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
  • Der mames lidele

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The mother's little song." "My child, from cradle to wedding canopy is so short a time. Never forget your mother, and may God bless you always." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • Zion heilige Belibst schoin eibib beim yid

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Zion, be ever with the Jew/within the Jewish heart." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. and J. Kammen Co. - Small, Solomon - Kammen, Jack
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • Bruder Yisrolik in Zion

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Brother Israelite, or in Zion." "Enough of persecution in exile. Rebuild the land of Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Jonathanson, J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917
  • 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
  • Die Yidishe hofnung

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish hope." "Israel is not lost, but will be reborn. Let us sing a song of thanksgiving to God." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Noted in volume as "Saul Schenker Co." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916
  • 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
  • The Titanic's disaster

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

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