• 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
  • Yiddishe folkslider (Ten folk songs for voice and piano)

    sheet music | 30 p. ; 35 cm. | Der pedler -- Fun himel tsu der erd -- Der krises -- Der Yiddisher dikhter -- Das goldeneh land -- Dos unshterblikhe folk -- Die l'vone -- Shulamis, Tsiyon -- A brif fun der muttr Tsiyon -- Oyf dayn alter veg. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Zunser, Eliakum - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1897

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  • Akeidas Izchok

    sheet music | 52 p. ; 35 cm. | Kor, mir aled Acrum's kinder -- Kuplet fun Lot, Elieze, un Ishmael -- Kor -- Avrum un kor -- Avrum fantasie -- Avrum un Sarah -- Avrum un wanderer -- Sarah, engel un Kor -- Damen Chorus -- Zila un damen -- Kor, alter mener -- Kuplet Lot, trink lid un tants -- Zila un ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1898

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  • A brivele fun der heim

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "A letter from home." "Your parents have perished in a pogrom. There is no old homeland anymore." Source: Heskes, Irene. Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Doctor, Rubin - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1897

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