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  • 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

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  • Auf'n pripetchok

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "By the fireside/at the hearth." Performed by Cantor Yossele Rosenblatt Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Warshawski, Mark
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Oif'n pripetshok An old Hebrew folk song

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "By the fireside/at the hearth." "Learn the alef beys and study Torah. It will nourish your spirit for all of your life, my dear children." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. and J. Kammen Co. - Kammen, Jack - Warshawski, Mark
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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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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  • The mechuteneste

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The female in-law" Performed by Fannie Reinhardt. "Play musicians, so I may dance at the wedding of my child. Time goes by so fast in our lives. Let the joys be celebrated!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • As ich hob kein masel and Zum badekens

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Since I have no luck." and "For the veiling of the bride." "I am not lucky. All goes the opposite for me, no matter what. My folks had twelve sons, and longed for a daughter. Then I came along, a thirteenth son." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Small, Solomon - Shapiro, Herman S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Mother's prayer

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Almighty God, protect my children from all the troubles and any harm. May they be safe from the tsar's cruelty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Small, J. L. (Jacob L.) - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Die chasinte

    sheet music | 32 p. ; 31 cm. | "The lady cantor." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Riwkele un Yankele -- Kabeid es owicho -- Sholoim aleichem -- Oh, Bianka -- Rochele -- In erez Isroel -- Chad gadyo -- Shma Isroel. (Content). Heskes number 798 Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Der zurik geshickter immigrant

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

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Silberstein, A. (Alex) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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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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  • 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

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  • Lechaim brider lechaim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "To life brothers, (a toast) to life." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker, Co. - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • The golden peacock

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "When a golden peacock flew far away, it lost its fine feathers. Pity the bride of a cruel husband. Oh, sad is Israel desolate in diaspora." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz - Beimel, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • A friend in life

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Shlomo Steinberg Performed by Hyman Nathanson and Morris/Maurice Schwartz. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Brody, Joseph - Reznik
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Liebesduett

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Performed by Sam Kasten and Dina Weisman. "I am Romeo to your Juliet, Bar Kokhba to your Dina, Avshalom to your Shulamith. I am yours alone." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Der Lodgen President" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1904

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  • Rachmones!

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Have mercy" from "The land of tears." Libretto: Isidore Solotarefsky Performed by Peter Graff, Goldie Lubritzky, and Max Rosenthal. "Too great is the distress and injustice in this world. Send bread and help us. May Almighty God bless you for these good deeds. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta ...

    • Contributor: Jospeh Brody - People's Theater - Brody, Joseph - Meyerowitz, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Der bar mitzvah march

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Moses Seiffert "Bar Mitzvah, or son of good deeds, processional" from the "The essence of being a Jew" Performed by Elias Rothstein. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Das pinteleh Yud" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • Die goldene zeit

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The golden time." Libretto: Shlomo Steinberg. Performed by Clara Honigman. "In a golden era, there will not be any more wars, just freedom and happiness. Mankind will be uinited in love and in peace." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Max Mansky Co. - Secunda, Sholom - Lash, Isidor
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Moischelach and Schoimelach

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 33 cm. | "(Boys like) Moyshe and Shloyme." "Two boys grew up together in the Old Country, where one always dominated the other. Now they are adults in America, and it's still the same. One is the boss, and the other is his factory worker." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Asna/Samuel Goldberg Music Co. - Brounoff, Platon - Bialik, Hayyim Nahman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905

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  • Die musinkes shlof lied

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lullaby for the youngest child." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Yiskor

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Memorial prayer for the dead." from "All vows." Libretto: Abraham Michl Sharkansky. Sharkansky often used liturgical themes for his historical dramas. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). "From Sharkansky's Opera "Kol Nidrei"" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • A Yudish kind

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish Child" "Whatever his circumstances in life, the winds of diaspora/exile penetrate the soul of a jewish child. He feels like an outsider." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Al tashlichenu

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Do not toss us aside" from "The wedding day" Libretto: Joseph Brody "A father prays: may we not be abandoned in our old age." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Yom hakhupeh" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Brody, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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