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  • Audio Recording

    Carry me back to old Virginny

    Popular Music, Classical Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:24 | Instrumental (Category). Violin solo, with orchestra (Description). Instrumentation applicable to takes 4-7; instruments not specified for remaining takes. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Nathaniel Shilkret - Rosario Bourdon - James A. Bland
    • Date: 1923-10-16
  • Audio Recording

    Way out west in Kansas

    Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:59 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Ed Smalle - Billy Murray - Nathaniel Shilkret - Carson Robison - International Novelty Orchestra
    • Date: 1924-08-25
  • Audio Recording

    Uncle Steve's quadrille

    Traditional/Country. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:48 | Instrumental (Category). Band, with dance calls (Description). Victor ledgers: "14 extra men." Victor ledgers: Calls by Billy Murray. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Billy Murray - Nathaniel Shilkret - Elizabeth Burchenal - Victor Band
    • Date: 1923-12-14
  • Audio Recording

    Eili, Eili

    Religious, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:18 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble (Description). Victor ledgers, 11/8/1922: "With small orchestra" and "Information taken from copy belonging to Mr. Rosenblatt. Mr. Shilkret stated that he arranged orchestration from memory." This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Josef Rosenblatt - Nathaniel Shilkret - Joseph Koppel Sandler
    • Date: 1923-04-04
  • Audio Recording

    Rachem noo

    Religious, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:09 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Josef Rosenblatt - Nathaniel Shilkret
    • Date: 1923-10-25
  • Audio Recording

    Rachem noo

    Religious, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:38 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Josef Rosenblatt - Nathaniel Shilkret
    • Date: 1923-10-25
  • Audio Recording

    Noch amul

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:25 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Victor ledgers state, "13 men." For this date it is believed to indicate the instrumentation shown. The instrumentation is not confirmed. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - Jacob Jacobs - Nathaniel Shilkret - Louis Friedsell
    • Date: 1920-06-24
  • Audio Recording

    A child is the world

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:51 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - Jacob Jacobs - Nathaniel Shilkret - Louis Friedsell
    • Date: 1920-06-30
  • Audio Recording

    Eili, Eili lomo asavtoni

    Religious. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:39 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble (Description). Victor ledgers show accompaniment by orchestra (Shilkret) for takes 1 and 2. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Joseph Winogradoff - Nathaniel Shilkret - M. Shalitt
    • Date: 1921-11-14
  • Audio Recording

    In cheder'l

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:30 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Mordechai Hershman - Nathaniel Shilkret - Moshe Milner
    • Date: 1922-09-05
  • Audio Recording

    Idel mit'n fidel, Chajkel mit'n bass!

    Ethnic Music, Classical Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:14 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Joseph Winogradoff - Nathaniel Shilkret - Irving Berlin
    • Date: 1922-11-16
  • Audio Recording

    Chasnd'l off Shabos

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:24 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Mordechai Hershman - Nathaniel Shilkret
    • Date: 1923-06-14
  • Audio Recording

    Mikita

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:01 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Mordechai Hershman - Nathaniel Shilkret
    • Date: 1923-06-14
  • Audio Recording

    A gris fin der alte heim

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:45 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Victor ledgers state, "Regular 12 men." In this time period it is believed to indicate the instrumentation shown. The instrumentation is not confirmed. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - Nathaniel Shilkret - Louis J. Cohen - Bennie Zeidman
    • Date: 1920-01-19
  • Audio Recording

    Tzipka

    Musical Theater, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:40 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Victor ledgers: "12 men." This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - Nathaniel Shilkret - Isidore Lillian - King's Orchestra
    • Date: 1920-03-26
  • Audio Recording

    De Yiddisha shimmy

    Ethnic Spoken Word, Comedies. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:25 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - Jacob Jacobs - Nathaniel Shilkret - Isidore Lillian - King's Orchestra
    • Date: 1920-03-26
  • Audio Recording

    Die heimat

    Musical Theater, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:09 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Simon Paskal - Nathaniel Shilkret - L. Praskin
    • Date: 1920-10-18
  • Audio Recording

    Shabbis tug

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:20 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Victor ledgers state, "12 men." In this time period it is believed to indicate the instrumentation shown. The instrumentation is not confirmed. Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - Nathaniel Shilkret - David Meyerowitz - King's Orchestra
    • Date: 1920-10-25
  • Audio Recording

    A git yuhr zu alle leite

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:40 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Joseph Feldman - Nathaniel Shilkret - David Meyerowitz
    • Date: 1920-10-29
  • Audio Recording

    Sven Svensons Sven

    Humorous Songs, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:47 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Charles G. Widdén - Nathaniel Shilkret
    • Date: 1921-06-06
  • Audio Recording

    Nikolina

    Humorous Songs, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:40 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Charles G. Widdén - Nathaniel Shilkret
    • Date: 1921-06-06
  • Audio Recording

    Morgen shtern : Die neieh zeit

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:43 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - William Robyn - Nathaniel Shilkret - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Date: 1921-06-06
  • Audio Recording

    Dus chipe kleid

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:25 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - William Robyn - Nathaniel Shilkret - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Date: 1921-06-10
  • Audio Recording

    Mein Schweizerland

    Yodeling, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:16 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Marcelle Grandville - Fritz Zimmermann - Nathaniel Shilkret
    • Date: 1921-10-06
  • Audio Recording

    Skördemannen

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:59 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Gustaf Holmquist - Nathaniel Shilkret - J. Fogelberg
    • Date: 1921-05-09