Format Notated Music
Contributors Gelbart, Michl
Joseph P. Katz Co.
Reisen, Abraham
Dates 1920
Location New York
United States
Language Yiddish
Subjects Immigration and Migration
Jews
Popular Music
Popular Songs of the Day
Songs and Music
Songs, Yiddish
Traditional and Ethnic Songs and Music
Title
Ale ovend
Contributor Names
Gelbart, Michl (arranger)
Reisen, Abraham (lyricist)
Created / Published
Joseph P. Katz Co., New York, New York, 1920.
Subject Headings
-  Songs, Yiddish -- United States
-  Jews -- United States -- Music
-  Popular music -- United States
-  Traditional and Ethnic Songs and Music
-  Songs and Music
-  Popular Songs of the Day
-  Immigration and Migration
Notes
-  "Every evening, or the Jewish Ezra." Ezra is a name symbolic of the wandering Jew. "He said that he was alone, a singer from the distant land of Lithuania, where men die of hunger. She drew water from the well for him to drink, and then he went away. Now, each evening she returns to that well, to await his return." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General)
Form
sheet music
Extent
6 p. ; 35 cm.
Repository
Music Division
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200182377/mets.xml
LC Classification
Music Division, Heskes Collection, Box 12 - 960


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