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  • Notated Music

    Unsane toikef

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "And we declare the mighty holiness of this day (Jewish New Year/Rosh Hashanah)." Libretto: Abraham Michl Sharkansky. "What will befall us over the year ahead? On Rosh Hashanah it is inscribed, and on Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement) it is sealed." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1907

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    Hofnung sisse

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Boris Tomashefsky "Youth has sweet hopes, dear daughter. As you leave our household for marriage, may you always be happy and healthy. Never forget me and your hcildhood. Journey safely to your new home (in America). Perhaps we may be together again some day." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (anshel)
    • Date: 1917

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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.
    • Date: 1897

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    Warenikes mit griben

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Shaped noddles/dumplings, with chicken fat rendeirngs/cracklings." from "Miseries, or troubles from children." A popular food delicacy. "Tseytel is a wonderul cook, and she has made a feast for us. So let us eat and dance." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Zores fun kinder" Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1921

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    The shepherd song

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden. "This is a long narrative ballad, presenting the allegory of God as a sheperd, and the people of Israel as His flock." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Bar Kochba" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Date: 1910

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    Die nevuoh

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The prophecy" from "The exodus from Egypt." Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Performed by Regina Prager. "I see in a prophecy the rebirth of Jerusalem and Zion. Th tree where exiled Israel hund its hard shall blossom forth, and Israel's songs will be heard again." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Date: 1910

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    Chantshe in America

    sheet music | 18 p. ; 35 + 31 cm. | Libretto: Nahum Rackow. Performed by Sam KestenSource: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Chantshe in America -- Weh dir kind von armuth -- Ich hob -- A man, a weib. (Content). Heskes number 580 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1914

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    Weidershe meluche

    sheet music | 18 p. ; 35 cm. | "Women's handiwork/trade." Libretto: Nahum Rackow. Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky, Peter Graff, Rosa Karp, and Mr. Rubin. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Damaged goods -- Gute nacht -- Ich hob mich schon eingetreit (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Date: 1914

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    Das pintele Yud

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "The essence of being a Jew" Libretto: Moses Seiffert Performed by Harry Thomashefsky and Rose Zuckerbeg. Source: Hesks, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Dos pintele Yud -- Bar mitzvah marsh -- Yisrolik in sein eigen land -- Seit klug un shtoist sich on -- Menshele meinst du west eibig leben -- Oi! S'is ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Gilrod, Louis
    • Date: 1909

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    Licht benshen

    sheet music | 7 p., 13 3/4 x 10 1/2 | "Candels blessing (on Sabbath eve)" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1909

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    Das pekele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Little Bundle." "Wandering jew, traveling th earth, one day to rebuild the Holy Temple. Carry your precious bundle, the sacred Torah scroll. Cherish God's Holy Writ, and have no fear." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1903

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    Elieser's kinderlied

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Eliezer's children song" from "Sacrificial binding of (biblical)Isaac." (General). "A child is the whole world. To see him at bar mitzvah and then khupah, is the greatest wish." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Akeidas Jitschok" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1903

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    Antkegen Got ken men kein chochem nit sein

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "In comparison with God, one cannot be wise." from "The song of love" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "Only almighty God determines our fate in life. One cannot question or argue with God." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Das lied der liebe" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Altman, Yosef Me'ir
    • Date: 1917

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    Das boimele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little tree" "Our ancestors planted a tree of truth and knowledge. It then bloomed and bore sweet fruit, the Ten Commandments and Torah/Holy Writ. We nestled, like birds amoung broad leaves, within out Jewish traditions. Over the ages, though storms have beat against the great tree, it has remained steadfast, and ever with us ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Date: 1911

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    Seven boarders

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Comic ballad about the problems with various boarders taken in to the household for the extra rent money: big eater; talkative writer; tailor with his sewing machine; fighting man and wife; gambling card player; actor always rehearsing; and finally, a handsome gigolo, who tries to steal away the wife. "Now, no more boarders!" Source: Heskes, ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1917

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    Akeidas Izchok

    sheet music | 79 p. ; 35 cm. | "The sacrificial binding of (biblical) Isaac." Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Overture -- Couplet, Lot Elieser and Yishmoel -- Chorus -- Abraham und Chor -- Abram fantasie -- Duet, Abraham and Sarah -- Abraham, Vanderer und Choir -- Finale den ersten act -- Act II Damen Choir -- ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Date: 1915

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    Hashivenu nasad

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Redeem us, or bring us back (from our wanderings in exile)." from "The Jewish Faust." Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden "From birth to grave, a man wanders far from his homeland. Alone and desolate as a stone, he seeks peace with others, and labors for his bread. Oh Lord, end all suffering, and return our people to ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Kammen, Jack - Kammen, Joseph
    • Date: 1921

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    Tate-mame bet far kinder

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Father, mother, pray for children." "Bridal couples pray to have children. Then, how much tears and heartache they often bring to their parents. You worry and scrifice for your children, who grow up, and then ignore you in your old age. Yet, everyone longs to be a mother or a father." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Hornstein, David
    • Date: 1915

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    Die elende kinder

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The forlorn/lonely children." "Pity the bereft and wretched orphans. Send them help and give them hope." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1914

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    Mismor le David

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Pslam of David" from "God, Man, and Devil, or the Jewish Faust." Libretto: Jacob Gordin. Acclaimed performances at the time by Bertha Kalish and David Kessler. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Gott, Mensch, und Teufel" (General). Arranged for piano and violin. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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    Yisrolik in sein eigen land

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Little Israel, in his own land" from "The Essence of being a Jew." Libretto: Moses Seiffert Performed by Rose Zuckberg. "How proud we are of those jews who have returned to rebuild Zion. There, one day the ancient Holy Temple will be rebuilt to serve a faithful nation of Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Gilrod, Louis
    • Date: 1909

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    Mnucho wsimcho

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Peaceful rest and celebration" from "Diaspora in Russia" "Let us celebrate the Sabbath joyfully, though we are beset by Hamans. When will there be peace in the world?" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Golus Rusland" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1913

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    Die sheyne Amerikanerin

    sheet music | 32 p. ; 35 cm. | "The beautiful American, or the American beauty." Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Weiber macht mir far President -- Duet -- Der hersher is der man -- Mener lernt euere weiber. (Content). Heskes number 581 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Date: 1914

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    Dos bissele erd

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little bit of earth" from "The country girl" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "You think you will live forever, and so you strive to accumulate material things. But, everything is given up at the end for a little bit of earth, the grave. Remember throughout your life, that what truly remains yours are honest and charitable ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Date: 1911

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    A weibel wi a teibel

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little wife like a turtledove" from "Eternal light" Libretto: Anshel Schorr. "She's the woman of valor on Sabbath eve, the queen of the Passover table, and the heroine Esther at Purim time. A good wife makes a man happy in his life." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Heskes Number 525 ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (anshel)
    • Date: 1913

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