• Catalog Record

    Irene Heskes collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The Yiddish American musical theater began in the Bowery area of the Lower East Side of New York City after 1880 and quickly expanded through New York and into many communities in the United States. This art form, with its genre of popular Yiddish songs, not only served a special Jewish patronage, but also served as a portal by which Jewish music entered mainstream ...

    • Contributor: Heskes, Irene
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1895