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  • Notated Music

    As ich hob kein masel and Zum badekens

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Since I have no luck." and "For the veiling of the bride." "I am not lucky. All goes the opposite for me, no matter what. My folks had twelve sons, and longed for a daughter. Then I came along, a thirteenth son." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Small, Solomon - Shapiro, Herman S.
    • Date: 1921

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    A chaver in leben

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "A friend in life, or a lifelong companion." Performed by William Schwartz "I am forty years old, and still a bachelor. What good is money if I am alone. I seek a loving companion, a good wife for life." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1917

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    Shlof lied

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Sleep song, lullaby" from "Her confession" Libretto: Joseph Lateiner. Performed by David Kessler. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Ihr gloybens bekenung" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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    Heilige korbones

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Holy victims/martyrs" "The whole world should chant kaddish for the war dead." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Frug, S. G. (semen Grigor'evich) - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1916

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    We all must fight for Uncle Sam

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (* pages) ; 35 cm | For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1917

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    Der schwerd fin blut und treiren

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The sword of blood and tears." "God, look down upon this earth, and bring an end to bloodshed and suggering. Comfort all the grieving parents and lonley orphans of this war." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Star Music Publishing Co. - Spector, Nathan L. - Chramoy, David
    • Date: 1915

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    Up town, down town

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: S. Kornblith Performed by Miss Greenfiel, Sam Kesten, Dave Medoff, and Dora Weissman. "We're a success, and now we're moving uptown!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Date: 1917

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    A driver's song

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Joseph P. Katz Co. - Saslavsky, N. L.
    • Date: 1914

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    Soll mein's uebergehn

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Let it pass.""That's the way it is, all too often in this life. There are burdened husbands, weary factory shop workers, abused women, hungry children, lonely and sick oldsters. What can you do?" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Asna Goldberg Music Co. - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1905

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    Die müme glückele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The auntie/lady luck" from "The widow." Libretto: Moses Horowitz Performed by Bernard Bernstein, Kalman Juvelier, and Regina Prager. "Good fortune is like an aunt who favors you." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Heskes Number 249 from the play "The Widow" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Shor, A. (anshel)
    • Date: 1908

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    Die musinkes shlof lied

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lullaby for the youngest child." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1913

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    Yiddishe folkslider (Ten folk songs for voice and piano)

    sheet music | 30 p. ; 35 cm. | Der pedler -- Fun himel tsu der erd -- Der krises -- Der Yiddisher dikhter -- Das goldeneh land -- Dos unshterblikhe folk -- Die l'vone -- Shulamis, Tsiyon -- A brif fun der muttr Tsiyon -- Oyf dayn alter veg. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Zunser, Eliakum - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1897

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    Ich bleib a bucher

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "I'll remain as a boy/lad" from "The Green/Naïve boy" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky. Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky. "It's more fun and less trouble to be a boy than a girl." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). from the operetta "The Green Boy" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Friedsell, Louis - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1905

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    Die stille chasune

    sheet music | 13 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Moses Horowitz "Das Emese Yidishe Harz" sung by Mr. K. Juvelier. "The true Jewish heart; it's not outward appearances, but in the soul, in true faith and love of God." "Kuplet, takeh dos" sung by Mr. Sam Kesten. "Couplet, this is it/really so; girls seek me, but I am not to be bought, and ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1906

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    Oi is schlecht

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish Heart." Libretto: Joseph Lateiner Performed by David Kessler. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From "Dos Yiddishe hehrts" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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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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    The Jewish child

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Orphan child, your people have endured hardshop in exile. You were born to say kaddish forever." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Adler, Jacob P.
    • Date: 1916

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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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    A kadish

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A memorial paryer for Abraham Goldfaden." "In sacred memoryof the poet-playwright, the originator and father of the Jewish drama." "Who can forget his songs and operettas. Now a light has been dimmed. Though dead, he lives forever in his works, and will always be with us. Let everone recite the kaddish for Goldfaden." Source: Heskes, ...

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Date: 1908

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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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    The living orphans

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The lively orphans." Libretto: Isidore Solotarefsky "Woe to you alone in the world. No one knows your pain. You are an orphan." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). First entry for composer/lyricist Shlomo Secunda. (General). From the operetta "Die lebedige yesoimim" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Secunda, Sholom
    • Date: 1914

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    A mensch soll men sein [A mensh zol men zein]

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "One should be a decent, respectable person." Operetta also called "Abraham Hashkenazi." Libretto: Anshel Schorr Performed by Bernard Bernstein, Kalman Juvelier, and Regina Prager. "'Despite all, one must behave properly. Be a responsible human being." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From play of the same title. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Shor, A. (anshel)
    • Date: 1908

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    Die Yudishe nation

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish nation" from "Hone, sweet home" (General). Libretto: A. Schwartzberg. (General). "For the Jewish people, religion is the treasure which sustains and nourishes. Honor the Torah, our beloved Holy Writ, and cherish all of the Jewish traditions." (General). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Heskes Number 543 (General). From the drama ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Mesco, A.
    • Date: 1914

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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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    A Yudish kind

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish Child" "Whatever his circumstances in life, the winds of diaspora/exile penetrate the soul of a jewish child. He feels like an outsider." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1909

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