Yiddish Songs of the Gaslight Era: A sampling of sheet music for broadsides sold by peddlers on the Lower East Side

Yiddish Songs of the Gaslight Era: A sampling of sheet music for broadsides sold by peddlers on the Lower East Side

by Jane Peppler

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Overview

Thirty-nine Yiddish songs with the beautiful period sheet music cover art, with melodies and chords for piano, guitar, etc. and with transliterations and translations. These songs were popular among the Jews of Manhattan's Lower East Side around the turn of the 20th century and were found in box of songsheets (sold by street peddlers) at Hebrew Union College. Contents:

23 Skidoo

Al tashlikheynu

Der Amerikaner seder

Dem arbeters lid

Biznes in Amerike

Briderlekh arbeter

Donki monki biznes

Es geyt mir iber dos harts

A froy in mayn shikzal iz shuldig

Got zet ales tsu un shvaygt

Dos greste yam umglik mit der shif Titanik

Ikh hob nisht keyn tsayt

Ikh un mayn sheyne mishpokhe

Ip ay eri ay ey ay ey

Keyn nar zol men nit zayn

Khaveyrim khazeyrim

Kinder mageyfe

Kol Yisroel khaveyrim

Mayn vaybl Sorele

Mendel Beilis bafrayung

Dos mezuzele

Di missus mit di finf boarders

Moyshe Rabeynu

Di New Yorker trern

Reb Yidl gib gelt

Rusland bafrayt

Steam

Di terkishe bulgarishe milkhome

Tsvey gute brider

Ven men ruft dikh tsurik

Vert a border

Vi gefelt aykh mayn plan?

Vos hot men tsu mir?

Yaki dula

Di yesoymim

Di Yidishe hofenung

Di zi

Di zig fun di klokmeykers

Zumer baynakht af di rufn

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781535367028
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 07/25/2016
Pages: 156
Sales rank: 809,255
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.33(d)

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