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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

    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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    Mismor le David

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Psalm of David" from "God, man, and devil, or the Jewish Faust." Psalm 23 is included for this final duet of the dying heroine with a repentent hero (acclaimed performances at the time by Bertha Kalish and David Kessler). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). "from Gott Mensch und Teufel" (General). ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Wedding song

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

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin - Brody, Joseph
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Eishes c'hail

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A woman of valor/virtue" from "King of the scroungers/beggars." Adaptation of a traditional Friday evening hymn, sung in tribute ot the wife/mother of the household. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Smulewitz, Solomon = Small, Solomon, 1868-1943 (Statement Of Responsibility). "from King of the Schnorrers" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Kamenetzky, Jacob - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1905

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    Licht bentschen

    sheet music | 6 p ; 35 cm. | "Kindling and blessing of the Sabbath candles" from "King of the scroungers/beggars." Yiddish theatricals frequently featured religious rituals and Jewish holidays. Such performances served for audiences as a vicarious observance of Jewish traditiions. Many people had to work late on Fridays and all day on Saturdays, and so could not celebrate the Jewish Sabbath as ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Kamenetzky, Jacob - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1905

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    Tanzt brueder tanzt

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Dance brothers, dance" from the play "After the ball." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Smulewitz, Solomon = Small, Solomon, 1868-1943 (Statement Of Responsibility). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1905

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    Uptown and downtown

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Uptown and downtown (in New York City)." "The rich are uptown with Rockefeller, and the poor are downtown where it's too crowded for any Rockefeller in the tenements." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Smulewitz, Solomon = Small, Solomon, 1868-1943 (Statement Of Responsibility). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Date: 1906

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  • Notated Music

    Die kinder von goles

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The children of exile/diaspora" from "The eternal Jew." "Have compassion for the persecuted victims of pogroms. They are all orphans, children of exile." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Smulewitz, Solomon = Small, Solomon, 1868-1943 (Statement Of Responsibility). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Date: 1907

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    Reception-March from The Neighbors

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

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (anshel) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1908

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  • Notated Music

    A Yiddishe m'luche

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish trade/handicraft." "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 (ram's horn) awaken the Jewish soul to rebuild Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Brody, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Date: 1916

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    Ich vil nit, oder sei nit eingespart

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Popular Songs from Israel Zangwill's play" "Sung by Mr. S. Kesten and Miss D. Weisman" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the drama "Konig fun di shnorers" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Date: 1905

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    Tanzt brueder, tanzt!

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Translation: "Dance, brothers, dance", cover illustration of dancing men and women in front of wedding canopy. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the drama "After the Ball" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1905

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    Der begrussungs chor

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Successful Songs from Libin's Play The Neighbors" "The greetings march, chorus" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). from the play "Die shekheynim" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (anshel) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1908

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    Eini, eini, yordu maiem

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Successful Songs from Libin's Play The Neighbors" "Tears flow from my eyes" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the play "Die shekheynim" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (anshel) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1908

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  • Notated Music

    Schloflied

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Gesungen by D. Kessler" Front cover says "Words & Music by J. Brody and S. Mogulesco", but Mogulesco is not mentioned inside. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Dos Yidishe herz" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1908

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    Dos Yidishe herz and Schloflied

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Schloflied" sung by D. Kessler and "Dos Yiddische Herz" sung by C. Rafaelo. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 For violin. (General). From the operetta "Dos Yidishe herz" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund)
    • Date: 1909

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  • Notated Music

    Dos Yidishe herz

    sheet music | 23 p. ; 35 cm. | "Successful Songs Sung in D. Kessler's Thalia Theatre" "From Jos. Lateiner's Play (The Jewish Heart)" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Dos Yidishe herz -- Schloflied -- Die vier weiber -- Chupe-march -- Oi is dos as mame -- Ich hob es do wie in der heim -- Oi is schlecht. (Content). ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1909

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    Das kameyele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little charm/amulet" Source: Heskes, irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Die mutters zind" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Kessler, David
    • Date: 1910

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    Menschele, sei nit genart

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Little man, do not be fooled/tricked" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Die mutters zind" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1910

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  • Notated Music

    Grand folio of Hebrew music, vol. 3

    sheet music | 24 p. ; 32 cm. | "Containing the best old and new Hebrew Songs and Selections" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Ich benk a heim -- Dus fertribene teibele -- Dus ferdil -- Dus yussemil -- Schloflied -- Patriotishes lied -- Blihmele march -- Kuzri march -- Kinder von goles -- Dus fetteril -- Eli Eli -- ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Goldfaden, Abraham - Meyerowitz, David - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Small, Solomon - Shor, A. (anshel)
    • Date: 1910

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    A man sol men sein

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | "The Great Hit of Kessler's Second Ave. Theatre From Jos. Lateiner's Play" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Brody, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Altman, Hyman
    • Date: 1912

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    Kabules punim

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 34 cm. | From the operetta "Her confession" "The Great Hit of Kessler's Second Ave. Theatre From Jos. Lateiner's Play" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Brody, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Altman, Hyman
    • Date: 1912

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    Familien glick

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the drama "Di blinde oyferizikht" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Brody, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1914

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