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  • Das aturale

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

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Gilrod, Louis - Motzan, Otto - Kammen, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Tate-mame thyereh die liebe hertzer eyereh

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Father, mother (parents), your loving hearts are dear." from "Suspiscion." Libretto: Moshe Richter. Performed by Samiel Tobias and Bessie Thomashefsky. "Pity those who are without parents. All is dark when mother and father are gone." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "Ferdechtigkeit" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Gott und sein mishpet is gerecht

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Introduced and Sung by J. P. Adler in the Play 'Broken Hearts'" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Good bye

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | From the musical "Ladies first." "When a girl marries, she says goodbye to her parents' household. Their joy mixes with sadness on her wedding day, for now she is leaving their home." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • A boychik up-to-date

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "He's a modern fellow, a wise boy, a bluffer. Girls, don't be deceived by him; take care, and beware." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Fifty-fifty

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: S. Kornblith "I have a system, fifty, fifty, meaning everything always half for me. I was a streetcare conductor and collected fares, fifty, fifty. I sold suits in a department store, fifty, fifty. Now I want to collect the governments taxes, fifty, fifty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the ...

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

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  • When ich sol wider kenen sein a kind

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "If I were able to be a child again." from "The God of love." Libretto: Shlomo Steinberg Performed by Nellie Casman Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Der Gott fun libeh" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Louis Gilrod - Kessler's Second Ave. Theater - Gilrod, Louis - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Gotteniu gib a dreh dus redele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the drama "Nekomeh fun a meydel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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

    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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  • Kol Isroel chaverim

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Sung with great success by Mr. B. Bernstein in the play "The Great Jew"" "Violin or Mandolin" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the drama "Der groiser Yid" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • Ich benk a'heim

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Talk of the Town" "The Jewish Soul" (title of play Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950) (General). From the operetta "Der Yiddishe neshomeh" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Friedsell, Louis - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Yisrolik in sein eigen land

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Great Hit of Thomashefsky's People's Theatre"" "Gezungen by Madam Zukerberg" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950 (General). from "Das pintele Yud" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • A Yiddishe m'luche

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish trade/handcraft." "It is the Jewish customary trade to work for all the world. Yet what do these efforts and talents matter, when the Jew is chased from land to land. May the sound of the shofar awaken the Jewish soul to rebuild Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Yesoimele

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lively little orphan girl" from "The strange bird." Libretto: Moses Schorr Performed by Malvine Lobel. "I am a lively little orphan without ahome, all alone. Mother, why are you gone?" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From "Die Fremde Feigel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Shabes

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Sabbath." Libretto: S. Kornblith. Performed by Miss Manne and Mr. Rubin. "On Firday night, all is special at the dinner table, seated with wife and children. The food is delicious, and for these moments the world is a paradise." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Uptown, Downtown" (General). Sheet ...

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

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  • Amerika

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "America, land of freedom, you are my world. I am a Jew with other Jews who came from far off, and here I have found my good luck. I would sacrifice my life for you, America. Long live the banner of red, white, and blue." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet ...

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

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  • Das heilige sekele

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

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

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  • Chane

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Das pintele Yud

    sheet music | 20 p. ; 35 cm. | Das Pintele Yud -- Bar-Mitzvah march -- Yisrolik in sein eigen land -- Seit klug un shtoist sich on -- Menshele meinst du west eibig leben -- Oi! S'is mir wohl, Oi! S'is mir gut -- Three Cheers for Yankee Doodle. (Content). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Die fire korbunes

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Popular Fire Song" "Melody of Boir Choro Wiachperehu" An elegy for the victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Co. fire. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis - Kammen, Jack
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • 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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  • Der bituchen zu Gott

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 31 cm. | "The faith/trust in God" from "The power of passion" Libretto: Zalman Libin "Only a steadfast belief in Almighty God will sustain you with strngth and hope, throughout your life." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "Das macht fun ladenshaft" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph Brody - Kessler's Second Avenue Theater - Brody, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Gute nacht

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Goodnight" from the operetta "Weibershe meluche" ("Women's handiwork/trade".) Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Oilom habe

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Talk of the Town" From the play "The Jewish Soul" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Die Yidishe neshome" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Friedsell, Louis - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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