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Notated Music Litwak un Galizianer and Cheishik

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Title
Litwak un Galizianer and Cheishik
Contributor Names
Rumshinsky, Joseph -- 1881-1956 (composer)
Shor, A. (Anshel) -- 1871-1942 (lyricist)
Created / Published
Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York, 1914.
Subject Headings
-  Songs, Yiddish -- United States
-  Jews -- United States -- Music
-  Popular music -- United States
-  Traditional and Ethnic Songs and Music
-  Songs and Music
-  Popular Songs of the Day
-  Immigration and Migration
Notes
-  "Litvak and Galician" and "Desire/zeal" from "The girl from the west." Libretto: Anshel Schorr Sung by Mrs. Dora Weisman -- Note on cover The first song pokes fun at the antagonism between two different sects of Eastern European Jews. The song concludes "But here in America, we are all simply Jewish, so let's be friends." (General)
-  "Zeal, overwhelming desire, makes young men gray. It can lead one to the electric chair. It got a famous man name White shot dead by ajealous husband. Don't let it overcome you. Have control with desire or lust tries to overwhelm you." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General)
-  From the operetta "Das meidel fun west" (General)
Form
sheet music
Extent
4 p. ; 35 cm.
Repository
Music Division
LC Classification
Music Division, Heskes Collection, Box 8 - 573
Online Format
image
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Rumshinsky, Joseph, and A Shor. Litwak un Galizianer and Cheishik. Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York, 1914. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200182238/. (Accessed August 31, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Rumshinsky, J. & Shor, A. (1914) Litwak un Galizianer and Cheishik. Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200182238/.

MLA citation style:

Rumshinsky, Joseph, and A Shor. Litwak un Galizianer and Cheishik. Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York, 1914. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200182238/>.