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  • Audio Recording

    In a little sedan chair : A Japanese love song

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | "Orchestra Accompaniment" (Content). Mx: 21253 -2 Issued in mid-to-late 1918. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Emerson - Cole, [robert] - Johnson, J. Rosamond (john Rosamond) - Rice, Robert
    • Date: 1918
  • Audio Recording

    Blues : Has anybody seen my Corinne?

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | "Orchestra Accompaniment" (Content). Mx: 21226 -2 Issued in mid-to-late 1918. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Emerson - Graham - Johnson, J. Rosamond (john Rosamond) - Hare, Ernest
    • Date: 1918
  • Audio Recording

    Gypsy blues

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Fox-Trot" (Content). Mx: 7666 -B Recorded in October, 1921. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Gennett - Sissle, [noble] - Blake, [eubie] - Ladd's Black Aces
    • Date: 1921
  • Audio Recording

    I'm just wild about Harry

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Contralto with Orch. Acc." (Content). Mx: 7925 Recorded in June or July, 1922. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Gennett - Sissle, [noble] - Blake, [eubie] - De Leath, Vaughn
    • Date: 1922
  • Audio Recording

    Panama

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Direction - Husk O'Hara" Friars Society Orchestra is a pseudonym for New Orleans Rhythm Kings. (Content). Mx: 11182 -B Recorded Aug. 30, 1922. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Gennett - Tyers, [william H.] - Friars Society Orchestra
    • Date: 1922
  • Audio Recording

    Panama

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Shimmy One Step" (Content). Mx: 141424 -3 Recorded on Dec. 22, 1925. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Harmony - [tyers, William H.] - The Dixie Stompers
    • Date: 1925
  • Notated Music

    Der Yiddischer martyrer, march

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish martyrs, march melody." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Katzenelenbogen and Rabinowitz - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1900

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  • Notated Music

    Das pekele & Chochmas noschim

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Das Pekele" ("The little bundle"). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). for piano. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Spiwak, I. - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1900

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  • Notated Music

    Polonaise

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Adler, Simon
    • Date: 1896

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  • Notated Music

    The fall of Jerusalem and Zion march

    sheet music | 28 p. ; 35 cm. | Ten songs: "At King Zedekiah, Jeremiah's Entrée"; "Fall of Jerusalem"; "Chorus of Romans"; "Jeremiah Solo"; "At the Wall of Mourning (Kausel Ha'maarabi)"; "Lamentations (Kines)"; "Eli Zion"; "Gedaliah"; "Sabbath of Consolation (Sabbath Nach'mu)"; and "Zion March." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Rabinowitz - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1900

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  • Notated Music

    Original kol nidre

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "All vows." Noted as "simplified." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin's Music Store - Weishoff, Henry
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    March from Kuzri

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Piano with text. "Processional" from "The songs of the Khazars (of Central Asia)." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895 to 1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Hellman, Abraham
    • Date: 1896

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  • Notated Music

    Goldene madina

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The golden land." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin's Music Store - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Das Torah'le

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "This little scroll of the Torah/Holy Writ" from the operetta "Jacob and Esau," which was the first copyright entry for the leading creative musical duo of the Yiddish theaer, Perlmutter and Wohl, who collaborated succesfully over the next two decades. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: London Hebrew Publishing Co. Mazin & Co Ltd - Berman, I. R.

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  • Notated Music

    Scholem aleichem

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Peace be with you [greetings]") from "The excommunication in the Holy Temple." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). "from the Opera, Der-Cherem in Beth-Hamikdosh" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Simonovitz, Alex
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    2 scherelech 2

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Two little sher/square dances." Music: folk melody. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Shaudinsky - Fleishman, Jacob
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    The European Jewish wedding

    sheet music | 22 p. ; 35 cm. | Seventeen selections: "Gutte Woch" ("Good week, greeting at the conclusion of the Sabbath"); "Zmiros" ("Table hymns for Sabbath"); waltz; polka; quadrille; "Kozaczka" ("Russian Cossack"); "Bareiges Tanz" ("angry/quarrel pantomime"); "Scherele" ("scissors/square"); "Dobridzen" (Slavic circle); "Zum badekens" ("For the veiling of the bride"); "Kalle bazetzens" ("Seating and serenading of the bride"); "Zu der chuppe" ("To the wedding ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Shapiro, Herman S.
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Das depeschele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little dispatch" from "The Jews in Brazil." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). "from Juden in Brazilien" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin's Music Store - Brody, Joseph - Hellman, Abraham
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    March from Jehudith die zweite

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

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin's Music Store - Brody, Joseph - Hellman, Abraham
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Remembrance of Bessarabie

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 35 cm. | Roumanian Thoughts -- Soldier's Song -- The Gypsy -- The Shepherd Song -- The Folk Dance -- Gypsy Camp. (Content). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin - Hofman, R. - Weishoff, Henry
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    The Hebrew national hymn: Schomer Israel = Guardian of Israel = Huter Israels

    sheet music | 14 p. ; 35 cm. | Music: folk melody. Lyrics: liturgy. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Goldberg - Kurantmann, Joachim - Szold, Benjamin - Kaempf, S. I. (saul Isaac)
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Er hat gelacht

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Small, Solomon, 1868-1943 = Smulewitz, Solomon (as given on item) (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin's Music Store - Small, Solomon - Weishoff, Henry
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Children of Israel

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

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Die vier frome weiber, couplet

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The four pious wives, couplet" from the opera, "Di grineh" ("The green or naïve one (female)." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin Music Store - Brody, Joseph
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Al naharos bowel

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "By the waters of Babylon" from "Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). "from the Opera, Zion" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theo Lohr - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1903

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