• Menshen fresser

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "Maneater (tuberculosis)" "This song affords a graphic description of the dreaded disease, which was then prevalent among the immigrant population in crowded New York City tenaments." "Such a sickness eats at our lungs, and takes away all one's strength. How hard it is to work and to take care of our families. And then this ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917
  • Weh dir kind von armuth

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Woe to you, child of poverty" from "Chantshe in America" Libretto: Nahum Rackow Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky "Slave of need, you must labor for bread from childood to death. All your life is a struggle to survive, a battle against poverty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Chantshe in ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913
  • A Yiddishe troike

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish trio: penitence, prayer, and charity." Performed by Yossele Rosenblatt. "Like a strong three-horse-drawn sled in deep wintry snow, three great virtues will get one through life's struggles: repentance, piety, and good deeds." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Frug, S. G. (Semen Grigor'Evich)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917
  • Jashke chvat

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Vi derlebt men shoin Amerika zu zehn -- Di Shwueh -- Nit gefonfet. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Lebedeff, Aaron - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • Der Yiddischer martyrer march

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 31 cm. | "The Jewish Martyers, processional melody." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903
  • Hepet mechutonim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Step lively, marriage in-laws." A special dance tune for the parents of the bride and groom. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920
  • Die moral-prediger

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The moral/ethical preacher." "From birth, my life has been a struggle, threatened always by evil-doers. Yet, I am not bitter in my sorrowing heart. I remember always the ethcial principle, that the moral way is to live and let live. Alone, I wish good luck to all." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915
  • Mir gefelt asa meidel wie du

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "I'd like a girl just like you." "That's what he tells me, but I tell him that I would not like a boy just like him." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914
  • Dos golus lied

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "From Prof. Horowitz's Opera Yzias Mizrajim" "Arr. by Perlmutter & Wohl" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Yzias Mizrajim" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • Die elende kinder

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The forlorn/lonely children." "Pity the bereft and wretched orphans. Send them help and give them hope." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914
  • Mameniu Including an elegy to the Triangle fire victims

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Mother dear." Performed by Herman J. Ginsburg. "Oh, the sorrows of mothers who struggle, and the anguish of orphans left alone. Woe for those victims perished, and for their families desolated in grief." (General). "The Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire occurred at Washington Place and Greene Street in New York City on March 25, 1911; 146 ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911
  • Besser is zu bleiben a moid

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Better to remain a maiden/unmarried girl" "One year after marriage, the hopeful maiden becomes a worn-out housewife. She's always at home, cleaning, cooking, with babies. Her husband says those are her duties, and goes to the theater. Better to have stayed single!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Reingold, Isaac
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912
  • Die tnoyim and Gute nacht

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Performed by Jacob P. Adler and Sara Adler. "The contract of engagement (to marry)" and "Goodnight" from "God's punishment." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Gotts Stroff." (General). Violin part only. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910
  • Kol zman men lebt zol zain gelebt

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the musical "Die sheine Berta" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Lebedeff, Aaron
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • Das chupe kleid

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The wedding dress" fromn "A clear/clean conscience." Libretto: Max Gabel Performed by Jennie Goldstein "Clothed in my wedding dress, I am happy. Yet in my heart I grieve, because my father has not lived to see this day." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "Rayne gevissen." (General). Sheet Music ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Lillian, Isidore - Secunda, Sholom
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916
  • Die Torah

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Torah is the best merchandise" from "Two engagement contracts (for marriage)." "Honor the Torah all of your life. It is the dearest possession you can ever have." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Zwei t'noyim" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912
  • Menschele krich nit zu hoich

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Little man, don't creep too high." "Don't push too hard, or aspire too high. What does all the striving avail you, but only to wear out your health and fade your youth. Better to travel life as it takes you, and not to struggle against the tide." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • God almighty

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lord God Almighty, or Mogulesco's waltz" from "The second Haman." Libretto: Moses Horowitz "Dear God, please protect and bless us." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Homon, der tsvayter" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912
  • The wandering Jew

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 31cm. | "The wandering Jew, or in lamentation and mourning, you are a Jew, go away." from "Dr. Almasada." Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden. "In sorrow and tears, mistreated and hated, chased and abused, always wandering and never welcome. They tell us, you are a Jew, so go away, go far away." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911
  • As du kenst nit un weist nit nemt men sich nit unter

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "If you cannot and know not, don't undertake it." from "The country girl." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Bernard Bernstein "Don't meddle or intrude; it's not healthy. Just stick to what you really know." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Das dorfs meydel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Altman, Hyman - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911
  • 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
  • Das pekele and Chochmas noshim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Violin. (General). "Wisdom of women" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Libretto: Moses Horowitz (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Spivak, Isaac - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1900
  • Ohn a haim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Without a home" from "The power of nature." Libretto: Isidore Solotarefsky. "Without a home all one's life, we have been aliens everywhere in the world. Alas, so many of our children still wander, ever unwelcome." Performed by Peter Graff, Goldie Lubritzky, and Nettie Tobias. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920
  • Milchomo

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "War." "There is a terrible war in Europe, and so many there are suffering." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915
  • Kol nidre and Unsane toikef

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "All vows" and "We delcare the mighty holiness of these day (Rosh Hashanah/Jewish new Year and Yom Kippur/Day of Atonement)" Libretti: Abraham Michl Sharkansky. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Kol Nidrei -- Yizkor -- Dos keyteleh-- Unsane Toikef. (Content). Violin part (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910