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  • Shenk mir mein mame

    Shenk mir mein mame

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the operetta "Yisraels hofnung" (General). "featured at Thomashefsky's National Theatre" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Dus  fetter'l

    Dus fetter'l

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little uncle" from "My wife's friend." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • March

    March

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | From Lateiner and Mogulesco's opera "Blihmeleh" ("Little blossom".) The first Yiddish-language title for music in the United States. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). "from Blihmele" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Hellman - Hellman, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1894

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  • Idische gefillen

    Idische gefillen

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 34 cm. | "The Jewish Conscience" (General). "50 per cent of the net proceeds of this Song is for the relief fund of war sufferers" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Jewish Mothers Alliance of the United States - Cornsweet, S. A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Das  pekele

    Das pekele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Little Bundle." "Wandering jew, traveling th earth, one day to rebuild the Holy Temple. Carry your precious bundle, the sacred Torah scroll. Cherish God's Holy Writ, and have no fear." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Die  country - duet

    Die country - duet

    manuscript | 3 p. ; 32 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Doctor, Rubin
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • 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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  • A  heim

    A heim

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

    • Contributor: Louis Friedsell - Friedsell, Louis - Lilien, T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • A  man, a weib

    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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  • 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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  • Nudu lamyallelet

    Nudu lamyallelet

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

    • Contributor: R. Mazin & Co. - Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron - Gordon, J.L. - Garfinkel, A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music

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  • Der  auf sein a nacht

    Der auf sein a nacht

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

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Saint Patrick's little shamrock

    Saint Patrick's little shamrock

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: E. T. Root & Sons - Fehrmann, Max - McCormick, Chas
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1884

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  • Funeral march

    Funeral march

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Dedicated to Jewish Martyrs" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Goldberg - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Keser toiro

    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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  • Yzias Mizrajim

    Yzias Mizrajim

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | Lyrics printed in yiddish on last two pages, not in music. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Dos golis lied -- Chasene huben -- Yzias Mizrajim march -- Die Nevue -- Der stecken -- Eser makes chor -- Zores is kain dauge. (Content). Violin part (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • The  day I left Ireland

    The day I left Ireland

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: John Church Co. - Coffey, W. S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1887

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  • Ver vet kadish zugen?

    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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  • Die  matbeie

    Die matbeie

    manuscript score | 2 p. ; 35 cm. | Violin part. (Source Note). Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Aufen zecher

    Aufen zecher

    manuscript | 3 p. ; 34 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Klinetzky, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Oi di meidelach

    Oi di meidelach

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh, the girls" from "Liovke molodietz" ("Liovka [male name], fine fellow/handsome youth".) "They are such troubles, but oh such joys." This was the first leading role in America of Aaron Lebedeff, for whom Slavic roles and costumes were particular favorites. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Lebedeff, Aaron - Shumsky, Oscar
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Ding, ding

    Ding, ding

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Played with Immense Success at the Grand Theatre, New York" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Zion" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • The  Grand Theatre opening march

    The Grand Theatre opening march

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "In Remembrance of the Opening of this Theatre February 1903" "For sale at the theatre or at all music dealers ot Louis Friedsel Studio 75 Orchard St. New York" "Composed by one of the directors of the theatre" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Kulie kabtsonfrom

    Kulie kabtsonfrom

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950" Nezbak Eiluh" (General). From the musical "Hatskel kol boynik" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Lebedeff, Aaron
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Briederlech, arbeiter!

    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

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  • Russian sherr

    Russian sherr

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Abe Schwartz famous Violin Player accompanied by the famous Pianist his daughter Miss Schwartz" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Schwartz, Abe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Alein oif der velt

    Alein oif der velt

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 32 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Schwartz, Abe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Oi weiber weiber

    Oi weiber weiber

    manuscript score | 4 p ; 35 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Tanchum

    Tanchum

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "To Clement K. Marmor. Edited by Hans Pospischil" (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Renaissance Pu House - Golub, Solomon - Pospischil, Hans
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Awaudas Jisroeil

    Awaudas Jisroeil

    sheet music | 106 p., 13 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: C.G. Roder - Lachmann, J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1899

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  • Persian American Song

    Persian American Song

    Today Loga Ramin Torkian is composing and performing as a member of the group Niyaz, which has continued to blend traditional instruments with synthesized music while also recording and performing acoustic music using traditional instruments. The group draws from many traditions, including Sufi chant and Persian Radif. As both Torkian and his wife, Niyaz lead singer Azam Ali, spent some of their youth in ...

  • A  shvue fun a shiker

    A shvue fun a shiker

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "An oath from a drunkard." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Mazin & Co. Ltd - Staub, Ferdinand
    • Original Format: Notated Music

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  • Die  greene kusine

    Die greene kusine

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

    • Contributor: J. Leiserowitz - Brisker, Yankele - Davidson, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • Dos  bissele erd

    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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  • In Yerishulaim

    In Yerishulaim

    manuscript score | 2 p. ; 32 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Frankel, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Das  retziele

    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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  • Shikt pekelach kein Europe

    Shikt pekelach kein Europe

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | photograph of "Mr. Abe Schwartz and Daughter" on cover Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. & J. Kammen - Schwartz, Abe - Kammen, Jack
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • Ho! for Kanzas

    Ho! for Kanzas

    Songbook. Book. 2 p., 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. | Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1857, by Oliver Ditson & Co. in the Clerk's Office in the District Court of the District of Massachusetts. (Copyright). From Western bell : a collection of glees, quartets and choruses, p. 114-115.

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Larcom, Lucy - Pease, Frederick H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1857

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  • Mazel tov shver in shviger

    Mazel tov shver in shviger

    manuscript | 2 p ; 32 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Schwartz, Abe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Shabes zu nacht

    Shabes zu nacht

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 32 cm. | "Sabbath toward nightfall (Saturday twilight)" from "The world of sin." "As this Sabbath ends, I will trust in God over the days ahead, and obey His Commandments. May faith and joy abide everywhere, from this Sabbath to next Sabbath." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J & J Kammen - Secunda, Sholom - Lash, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1923

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  • Eli Eli

    Eli Eli

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 31 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: [S.N.] - Rosenblatt, Josef
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Our boys are coming back

    Our boys are coming back

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The war is over, and the world is at peace. America, my Uncle Sam, you victory has been won. God bless President Wilson and our land." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Die  sisse hofenung

    Die sisse hofenung

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The sweet hope" from "Bridegroom and Bride." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). "from the opera Choson Kale" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1906

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  • Gott un zein mishpet is gerecht

    Gott un zein mishpet is gerecht

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

    • Contributor: A. Teres - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis - Teres, Albert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Wie is mein kind?

    Wie is mein kind?

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "How (and where) is my child?" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Altman, Hyman - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Chzernovitzer husid

    Chzernovitzer husid

    manuscript score | 2 p. ; 32 cm. | "Composed 1917. by Max Leibowitz" (General). Melody only. (Source Note). Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Leibowitz, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Mutter und kind

    Mutter und kind

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Mother and child" form "Blind men." Libretto: Max Gabel. "Goodbye my baby. I must give you away. May God keep you from all harm." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "Blinde maenner" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Mi meint nit di agudi nor di kneidlach

    Mi meint nit di agudi nor di kneidlach

    manuscript | 2 p. ; 32 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922
  • Regendl

    Regendl

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

    • Contributor: Jos. P. Katz - Low, Leo
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Meyerke mein son

    Meyerke mein son

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | "Jewish Folk Song" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • A  gut masoldig yohr

    A gut masoldig yohr

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A good lucky year." A song of greeting and blessing on Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Der  moishev zaikenem

    Der moishev zaikenem

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 33 cm. | "Dedicated to the Brooklyn Hebrew Home and Hospital for the Aged." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: R. Granowsky - Spivak, E. - Granowsky, Reuben
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Dem  millners trehren

    Dem millners trehren

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Folk Song" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Jos. P. Katz - Beimel, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Chai zipe, gut schabes

    Chai zipe, gut schabes

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "From the Comic Opera "Teibele" Sung by Mrs. Wilenski" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Taibele" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin's Music Store - Brody, Joseph - Hellman, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • 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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  • Sher

    Sher

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 32 cm. | "Celebrated Hebrew Wedding Dance" (General). "For Pianoforte Solo" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: F. Wood Co. - Freed, Morris
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Yzias Mizrajum, selections

    Yzias Mizrajum, selections

    sheet music | 21 p. ; 35 cm. | "The departure from Egypt." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Libretto by Moses Horowitz. (Statement Of Responsibility). Die Nevioh -- Chasene Huben -- Das Gulis Lied -- Der Stecken -- Zures is kein dange -- Eser makes, Chor -- Yzias Mizrajim March (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • [ untitled flute part]

    [ untitled flute part]

    manuscript sketch | 1 p. ; 30 cm. | Title crossed out, starts with Yiddish words for "The end of..." For "mme R. Prager" (General). There is a signature by the arranger, Jacob B[?], but it indecipherable. (Source Note). Manuscript Sketch (Form).

    • Original Format: Notated Music
  • Der  seider

    Der seider

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Sung by The well known Tenor S. Pascal" "The seder (Passover festive ritual meal) night" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Altman, Hyman - Mesco, Adam - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Mein weib is in der country, hurray! and Ginger

    Mein weib is in der country, hurray! and Ginger

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Ginger" ("The best thing to have is pep")and "My wife is in the country, hurray." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Der rabbi hot geheissen lustig sein

    Der rabbi hot geheissen lustig sein

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

    • Contributor: The London Hebrew Publishing Co. Mazin & Co. Ltd - Berman, I. R.
    • Original Format: Notated Music

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  • An  Irish fair day

    An Irish fair day

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hitchcock Pu Co. - Savage, M. J. - O'Leary, W. J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1884

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  • Without a home

    Without a home

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

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

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  • Yiddishe folkslider

    Yiddishe folkslider

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

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

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  • Der  simchi tanze

    Der simchi tanze

    manuscript | 2 p. ; 32 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Schwartz, Abe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920
  • Bist mein krein, mein welt

    Bist mein krein, mein welt

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "You are my crown, my world" from "Dos dorfs meydel" ("The country girl".) A love duet. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Eili Eili lomo azavtoni

    Eili Eili lomo azavtoni

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "My God, My God, why has Thou forsaken me." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Russotto, H. - [Sandler, Peretz]
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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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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  • Die  goldene hochzeit

    Die goldene hochzeit

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The wedding anniversary" from the operetta with the same name. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Friedsell, Louis - Tomashefsky, Boris
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1906

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  • Hanosen tshuah - Gebet fur den landesherrn

    Hanosen tshuah - Gebet fur den landesherrn

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | In honor of Franz Josef I. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: M. Dreissig - Rosenblatt, Josef
    • Original Format: Notated Music

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  • A  mensch soll men sein [A mensh zol men zein]

    A mensch soll men sein [A mensh zol men zein]

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "One should be a decent, respectable person." Operetta also called "Abraham Hashkenazi." Libretto: Anshel Schorr Performed by Bernard Bernstein, Kalman Juvelier, and Regina Prager. "'Despite all, one must behave properly. Be a responsible human being." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From play of the same title. (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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  • Yusem'l yesoimele

    Yusem'l yesoimele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Orphan, little orphan." Performed by Ada Zieman. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Der  yold is mich mekone

    Der yold is mich mekone

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The fool envies me." "Only a fool would envy my little piece of bread. No one knows how bad things really are for me." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Leibowitz, Max - Leibowtiz, Max - Goldstein, G. (Gustav)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Tfilas milchomo

    Tfilas milchomo

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

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Meyerowitz, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Klog von Zion's techter

    Klog von Zion's techter

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lament of Zion's daughters" from "Bar Kochba." Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden. "God, hear our cries. We are the widows and orphans of Zion. Let our people rise up once again." 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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  • Mismor le David

    Mismor le David

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Pslam of David" from "God, Man, and Devil, or the Jewish Faust." Libretto: Jacob Gordin. Acclaimed performances at the time by Bertha Kalish and David Kessler. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Gott, Mensch, und Teufel" (General). Arranged for piano and violin. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Der  bal agole The driver

    Der bal agole The driver

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 31 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Jos. P. Katz - Lampkovitz, Paul
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • Heim kinderlach, heim - one step

    Heim kinderlach, heim - one step

    manuscript score | 2 p. ; 34 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Frankel, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Ten brothers

    Ten brothers

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh Shmerel with your fiddle, and Tevye with the bass, play a merry little tune in the street near our house." 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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  • The  rabbi's melody

    The rabbi's melody

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Inser Rebeniu -- Die Neieh Zeit (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph Rumshinsky - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Mein brilliant

    Mein brilliant

    manuscript | 4 p. ; 32 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Birnberg, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Ven du weinst und ven du lachst

    Ven du weinst und ven du lachst

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | "Sung With The Greatest Success by the Favorite Singer A. Silberstein" (General). "When you cry, and when you laugh" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Silberstein, Alexander - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • The  European Jewish wedding

    The European Jewish wedding

    sheet music | 22 p. ; 35 cm. | Seventeen selections: "Gutte Woch" ("Good week, greeting at the conclusion of the Sabbath"); "Zmiros" ("Table hymns for Sabbath"); waltz; polka; quadrille; "Kozaczka" ("Russian Cossack"); "Bareiges Tanz" ("angry/quarrel pantomime"); "Scherele" ("scissors/square"); "Dobridzen" (Slavic circle); "Zum badekens" ("For the veiling of the bride"); "Kalle bazetzens" ("Seating and serenading of the bride"); "Zu der chuppe" ("To the wedding ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Shapiro, Herman S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1902

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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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  • Roumanisher bulgar

    Roumanisher bulgar

    manuscript score | 2 p. ; 34 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Kandel, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • Avrahm, Avrahm The prayer to the patriarchs

    Avrahm, Avrahm The prayer to the patriarchs

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 28 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Kurt Schindler - Schindler, Kurt - Engel, Joel
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • [ Yo cuando era niño - mi padre querido ...] [illustrated]

    [ Yo cuando era niño - mi padre querido ...] [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from AFC 1939/001 2611a1 (Content). Illustrations: Mexican migrant drinking cold drink at filling station where truck has stopped en route from Mississippi to his home in the Rio Grande Valley. He had been picking cotton in Mississippi. Neches, Texas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a27393) -- Mexican seasonal labor, contracted for by planters, picking cotton on Knowlton ...

    • Contributor: Suarez, José - Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1939
  • L' koved Shabos

    L' koved Shabos

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "As sung with Great Success at People's Music Hall, N.Y." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Davidoff, Jacob - Mesco, A. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Home sweet home

    Home sweet home

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

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Secunda, Sholom - Mesco, Adam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • Red beets for Passover

    Red beets for Passover

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 32 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: N'Ginah Publishing Co. - Golub, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Die  Yudishe nation

    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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  • The  European Jewish wedding

    The European Jewish wedding

    sheet music | 14 p. ; 35 cm. | Gutte woch -- Zmiros -- Waltzer -- Polka -- Quadrille -- Kozaczka -- Bareiges tanz -- Scherele -- Dobridz -- Zum badekens -- Kalle bazetzens -- Zu der chuppe -- Unter der chuppe -- Von der chuppe -- Mechetonem zu der wetczere -- Korohod -- Gutte nacht. (Content). Violin part only (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Shapiro, Herman S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1902

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  • Oiches b'jad

    Oiches b'jad

    manuscript | 4 p. ; 32 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Leibowitz, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Koenig Ahasverus

    Koenig Ahasverus

    sheet music | 29 p. ; 35 cm. | "King Ahasuerus" Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Gebet-lied in schul -- Konigen Esther's bitte -- Esther's forderung beim konig - Chohr sternenseher - Sternensaher solo -- Kuplet waisoso -- Konigin erzahlt ihre abstammung -- Duett Mordechai und Esther. (Content). Incomplete piano and violin parts (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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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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  • Unser neue heim

    Unser neue heim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Our new home" from "Orphans of the world." Libretto: Isidore Lillian. Performed by Joseph Shoengold "Zion is the new homeland for the displaced and oppressed." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "Yesoimem fin der welt" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Rabinowitz - Lillian, Isidore - Sandler, Peretz
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Kashinoff no. 674

    Kashinoff no. 674

    manuscript | 2 p. ; 34 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Schwartz, Abe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920
  • Mein meschpuche

    Mein meschpuche

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis - Kemenetzky, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1904

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  • Pine pravet a seder

    Pine pravet a seder

    manuscript | 2 p. ; 31 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Goldstein, Gus
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922
  • Hebrew hussidel no. 42

    Hebrew hussidel no. 42

    manuscript score | 2 p. ; 34 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Schwartz, Abe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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