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  • Notated Music

    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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    Der Polischer Yid

    sheet music | 27 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Polish Jew." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Der Polischer Yid -- Chad gadyo -- Emunoh is theuer -- Ow horachmon -- Zu hot ihr nit gesehen mein Moishe -- Nehm schon ob zurik dain siesse heim. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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    A heim, a heim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Homeward, homeward (to Zion)" from "The force/power of nature." Libretto: Isidore Solotarefsky. Noted on item as being published by "Adler's Second Ave. Theater." Performed by Jacob P. Adler. "After two thousand years there is a homeland for our persecuted people." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "The power of ...

    • Contributor: David Meyrowitz - Meyerowitz, David - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1919

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    Mein weid kimt bald arein

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "My wife is coming in soon." Libretto: S. Kornblith. (General). "My wife is a tough woman with a big voice. When the landlord comes for the rent, I tell him to wait and talk to my wife." (General). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Uptown Downtown" (General). Sheet Music ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1917

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    Die chasinte

    sheet music | 32 p. ; 31 cm. | "The lady cantor." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Riwkele un Yankele -- Kabeid es owicho -- Sholoim aleichem -- Oh, Bianka -- Rochele -- In erez Isroel -- Chad gadyo -- Shma Isroel. (Content). Heskes number 798 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1918

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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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    Yankel boila

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Yankel boyla, or children of nature." Libretto: Leon Korbin. Tshiti mili -- Pustish me na mamo -- De ti! Chodish. (Content). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Heskes number 716 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Kessler's Second Ave. Theater - Kessler, David - Brody, Joseph
    • Date: 1917

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    ' Svet sich shon auspresin

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "It will iron itself out" from "The tailor's daughter." Libretto: Zalman Libin Performed by Ludwig Satz "One can smooth everything out and make things better. It doesn't matter whether it's a tailor without a job, a sick wife with a baby every year, unpaid rent and grocery bills. In this country, and even over the ...

    • Contributor: Edelstein's Second Ave. Theater - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Satz, Ludwig
    • Date: 1919

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    Lechaim brider lechaim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "To life brothers, (a toast) to life." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker, Co. - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1917

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    El rachmum vechanun

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "God of mercy and compassion." Libretto: Joseph Lateiner Performed by Kalman Juvelier "God, have mercy and grant my salvation. I have suffered so much." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "The false step" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph Bordy and Louis Friedsell - Bordy, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Gastwirth, Henry M.
    • Date: 1915

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    Bruder Yisrolik in Zion

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Brother Israelite, or in Zion." "Enough of persecution in exile. Rebuild the land of Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Jonathanson, J.
    • Date: 1917

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    A brivele zu Got

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little letter to God." "This is my letter to God. Almighty, please protect our people from goroms. Lord, in Your mercy have me placed our trust and faith. Save our brothers. Let them find safe haven, if not in America, then in the land of Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1912

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    Fun wiegel bis in keiwer

    sheet music | 4 p., 12 x 9 | "From candle to grave" from "The song of love" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "I have lived eighty years, and how fast time has flown. Yet, I still remember my mother's lullabies. Vanity, all vanity. Short is the journey form the cradle to the grave. Life is no more than a dream." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (anshel)
    • Date: 1911

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    Das retziele

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little phylactery strap" Performed by Simon Pascal. "Wandering friendless in diaspora, the Jew dons his phylacteries (tefilin) in daily morning prayer; little straps around his forehead and arm (near the heart) bind him to his faith in lifelong fidelity." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Franklin, Dave - Mesco, A. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1910

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    Mir gefelt asa meidel wie du

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "I'd like a girl just like you." "That's what he tells me, but I tell him that I would not like a boy just like him." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (anshel)
    • Date: 1914

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    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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    Russian polka

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Once in May." Libretto: Morris Schwartz. "How well I remember those lovely dance steps from the olden days. Come now, eveyrone dance, and be happy together." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Maytime" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wilner's Irving Place Theater - Max R. Wilner and Morris Schwartz - Schwartz, Maurice - Sandler, Peretz
    • Date: 1920

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    Die goldene hochzeit

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Golden Anniversary" from the opera of the same name. Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky. Performed by Bernard Bernstein. "Celebrate together fifty years of married life. Happy golden wedding day!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 "Come celebrate together fifty years of marries life. Happy golden wedding day!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Friedsell, Louis - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Date: 1906

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    A mutters gebet

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "A mother's prayer." "Almighty God, let no harm come to my children, wherever they go." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Altman, Hyman
    • Date: 1911

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    Auf jener seit

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "On the other side, or after death." Libretto: Jacob Gordin Performed by Jennie Goldstein. "You will not live forever. Therefore, it is much better to do good deeds and to leave a fine reputation, than to store up money which you cannot take along with you into the grave." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular ...

    • Contributor: Asna Goldberg Music Co. - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1904

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    Die lebedige yesomim

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The lively little orphan, or the lively orphans." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Russotto, H. - Zavodnik, Max
    • Date: 1914

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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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    Az Got will shist a besim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "If God wills, a broom shoots" from "Bridegroom and bride." Libretto: Sigmund Mogulesco "Anything can happen, all things are possible, but only with God's help." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Choson Kale" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1911

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    Mother's prayer

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Almighty God, protect my children from all the troubles and any harm. May they be safe from the tsar's cruelty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Small, J. L. (jacob L.) - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1912

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    Yehi oir

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Let there be light" from "The privileged fellow." Libretto: Joesph Lateiner. Performed by Kalman Juvelier. "Let the light of dawn come soon. Dark night shall not frighten us any more." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From "The Pride" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1908

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