Notated Music Amerika

Format Notated Music
Contributors Gilrod, Louis
Kamenetzky, Jacob
Meyerowitz, David
Theodore Lohr
Dates 1904
Location New York
United States
Subjects Immigration and Migration
Jews
Popular Music
Popular Songs of the Day
Songs and Music
Songs, Yiddish
Traditional and Ethnic Songs and Music
Title
Amerika
Contributor Names
Meyerowitz, David -- 1867-1943 (composer)
Gilrod, Louis -- 1879-1930 (lyricist)
Kamenetzky, Jacob -- b. 1891 (arranger)
Created / Published
Theodore Lohr, New York, 1904.
Subject Headings
-  Jews -- United States -- Music
-  Popular music -- United States
-  Songs, Yiddish -- United States
-  Traditional and Ethnic Songs and Music
-  Songs and Music
-  Popular Songs of the Day
-  Immigration and Migration
Notes
-  "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)
Form
sheet music
Extent
6 p. ; 35 cm.
Repository
African and Middle Eastern Division
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200154912/mets.xml
LC Classification
Hebraic Section, Yiddish Sheet Music, Box 2 - 130


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