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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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    Schenkt a neduwe and Wiede

    sheet music | 6 p., 13 3/4 x 10 1/2 in. | "Make a donation" and "Confessional prayer." These two songs were generally performed at theaters for charity collections to aid victims of pogroms in Russian East Europe. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Date: 1906

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    Rachil

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Rachel" from "The Jew"; "Weddings dance" from "Mirele Efros [heroine's name]" (Libretto: Jacob Gordin); "Drinking song" from "The slaughter." (General). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "Der Yud;" Chupe dance from the drama Mirele Efros; and Trink lied from the drama "Die shchite" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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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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    Got fun Avrohom

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Abe Schwartz famous Violin Player accompanied by famous Pianist his daughter Miss Schwartz" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Music, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Schwartz, Abe
    • Date: 1921

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    Russian sherr

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Abe Schwartz famous Violin Player accompanied by the famous Pianist his daughter Miss Schwartz" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Schwartz, Abe
    • Date: 1921

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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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    Goldener fodim

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Steh auf mein folk -- Der rebi hot geheisen freilich sein -- Es drimelt nit der wechter" (Content). "New Russian, Polish, Ukrainian & Roumanian Melodies for Piano and Violin" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Date: 1906

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    Yzias Mizrajim

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | Lyrics printed in yiddish on last two pages, not in music. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Dos golis lied -- Chasene huben -- Yzias Mizrajim march -- Die Nevue -- Der stecken -- Eser makes chor -- Zores is kain dauge. (Content). Violin part (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Date: 1921

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    Joseff mit seine bruder

    sheet music | 24 p. ; 35 cm. | Erster sheffer chor -- Chor und Jahuda solo -- Wanderer gesang -- El Rachum -- Terkishes chor -- Chor und Jacob solo -- Ach! Wo bist du -- Josef solo -- Solo Josef in kerker -- Benjamin solo (Es lebe der Konig). (General). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1903

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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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    Kulie kabtsonfrom

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950" Nezbak Eiluh" (General). From the musical "Hatskel kol boynik" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Lebedeff, Aaron
    • Date: 1921

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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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    Das boimele

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little tree." This is a narrative allegorical ballad. "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 among broad leaves, within our Jewish traditions. Over the ages, though, storms have beat against the great tree, it has ...

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

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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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    Mogulesco's march from the opera "Homon, der zweiter"

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1898

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    Dem rebens dweikes

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The rabbi's ecstasy/mystic rapture." Music: folk melody. Lyrics: none. Popularized versions of four nigunim (traditional wordless spiritual tunes), particularly sung by the hasidim/pious ones (a special sect of Orthodox Judaism). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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    Das thilemel

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little Psalter/book of Psalms." Performed by Elias Rothstein Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1917

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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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