Notated Music A brivele von chosen

Format Notated Music
Contributors Hebrew Publishing Co.
Meyerowitz, David
Rumshinsky, Joseph
Dates 1915
Location New York
United States
Subjects Immigration and Migration
Popular Music
Popular Songs of the Day
Songs and Music
Songs, Yiddish
Traditional and Ethnic Songs and Music
A brivele von chosen
Contributor Names
Meyerowitz, David -- 1867-1943 (composer)
Meyerowitz, David -- 1867-1943 (lyricist)
Rumshinsky, Joseph -- 1881-1956 (arranger)
Created / Published
Hebrew Publishing Co., New York, 1915.
Subject Headings
-  Jews -- United States -- Music
-  Songs, Yiddish -- United States
-  Popular music -- United States
-  Traditional and Ethnic Songs and Music
-  Songs and Music
-  Popular Songs of the Day
-  Immigration and Migration
-  "A letter from sweetheart." "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." Issued in 1915 as a song about the soldier families in Europe, this song was reprinted for sale after the United States entered the war in 1917. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General)
sheet music
4 p. ; 35 cm.
African and Middle Eastern Division
LC Classification
Hebraic Section, Yiddish Sheet Music, Box 5 - 606
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