• 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

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  • Tate-mame bet far kinder

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Father, mother, pray for children." "Bridal couples pray to have children. Then, how much tears and heartache they often bring to their parents. You worry and scrifice for your children, who grow up, and then ignore you in your old age. Yet, everyone longs to be a mother or a father." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Hornstein, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • A tremp bistu, geh weiter, geh

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "You are a tramp, go far away" from "Dr. Almasada" Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden "Reingold added more verses suitable for vaudeville performances, updating this favorite song of the immigrants." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Dr. Almasada" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Reingold, Isaac - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • In erez Isroel

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "In the land of Israel." from "The lady cantor." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Regina Prager "Our Holy Temple will be rebuilt. There, poets and musicians will create new works to celebrate the joy of Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Die chasinte" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Brider, gist arein

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Brothers, pour out (the wine)" from "Live and laugh." Libretto: Morris Goldberg. Performed by David Kessler Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Gelebt un gelakht" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: William Pasternal and the People's Theater - Wohl, Herman - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Russian polka

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Once in May." Libretto: Morris Schwartz. "How well I remember those lovely dance steps from the olden days. Come now, eveyrone dance, and be happy together." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Maytime" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wilner's Irving Place Theater - Max R. Wilner and Morris Schwartz - Schwartz, Maurice - Sandler, Peretz
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • 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

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  • Cheisheck

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Desire/zeal" from "The girl from the west." Performed by Dora Weissman. "Zeal, overwhelming desire, makes young men grey. It can lead one to the electric chair. It got a famous man named White shot dead by a jealous husband. Don't let it overcome you. Have control when desire or lust tries to overwhelm you." Source: ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • An epistle

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz - Gelbart, Michl
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • A kadish

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A memorial paryer for Abraham Goldfaden." "In sacred memoryof the poet-playwright, the originator and father of the Jewish drama." "Who can forget his songs and operettas. Now a light has been dimmed. Though dead, he lives forever in his works, and will always be with us. Let everone recite the kaddish for Goldfaden." Source: Heskes, ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Frieden our boys are coming back

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (4 pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by D. Meyerowitz ; arranged by J. & J. Kammen. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Yiddish words (romanized). (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Meyerowitz, David - Kammen, J. J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • A freilichs

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "Be joyful, children, a joyous dance tune." 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

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  • Men wet dir nit mitgeben in keiver

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "One cannot take anything along into the grave" from "Queen of Sheba." Libretto: Moses Horowitz Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Malke Shvo" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Dus yussemil

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little orphan (boy)" from "Son of my people." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). from the opera "Ben ami" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • A Yiddishe m'luche

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish trade/handcraft." "It is the Jewish customary trade to work for all the world. Yet what do these efforts and talents matter, when the Jew is chased from land to land. May the sound of the shofar awaken the Jewish soul to rebuild Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Weyiten l'cho

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "And it shall be given unto you" from "Nathan the wise." Libretto: Joseph Gordin Performed by Jacob P. Adler and Rosa Karp. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. "Remember, God's children, the biblical blessings of spiritual sustenance in adversity, and of Jerusalem and Zion." (General). From "Natan, der vayze" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Hatikvoh und Dort wo die zeder

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "The hope." and "There where the cedars (bloom)." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • O, these beautiful eyes

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Beauty is found in your shining bright eyes." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "My Sweet Girl" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Az Got will shist a beshim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "If God wills, a broom shoots." from "Bridegroom and Bride" Libretto: Sigmund Mogulesco. "Anything can happen, and all things are possible, but only with God's help." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Choson kale" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • A brivele dem taten

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little letter to father." "Mother has died in lonlieness and poverty. Write a letter to father, and send money for him to come to America. Alas, father is too il to be admitted here. He is permitted to see his son at the gate of Ellis Island, and then will be sent back to ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Ten brothers

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh Shmerel with your fiddle, and Tevye with the bass, play a merry little tune in the street near our house." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Persin, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Elijah the prophet

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz - Lefkowitch, Henry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Bruder Yisrolik in Zion

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Brother Israelite, or in Zion." "Enough of persecution in exile. Rebuild the land of Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Jonathanson, J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Der yold is mich mekone

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The fool envies me." "Only a fool would envy my little piece of bread. No one knows how bad things really are for me." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Leibowitz, Max - Leibowtiz, Max - Goldstein, G. (Gustav)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Shtoist sich on

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Be wise and persevere/press onward" from "The essence of being a Jew" Libretto: Moses Seiffert. Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Dos pinteleh Yud" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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