Music Scores; Books; Sound Recordings

Yiddish folksongs from the Ruth Rubin Archive

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Creator
edited by Chana Mlotek and Mark Slobin
Format
Music Scores; Books; Sound Recordings
Publication
  • Detroit, Mich. : Wayne State University Press, [2007]
  • ©2007
Physical Details
  • 1 score (xx, 288 pages) : illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
ISBNs
9780814332580, 0814332587
OCLC
ocn144226679, ocn180192552

  • Unacc. melodies.
  • "Published in cooperation with the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research."
  • Accompanying sound recording previously released: Jewish life : the old country, Folkways, 03801, 1958.
  • Includes biographical note, bibliographical references (pages 281-282), ethnological note (pages 283-284), discography (page 286), and index.
  • Romanized Yiddish words, also printed separately as romanized Yiddish text with English translations.

  • Love songs and ballads -- Lullabies -- Weddings and marriage -- Children's songs, singing games, riddles, and cumulative songs -- Work and apprentice songs -- Dancing, drinking, and humor -- Soldiers, sweethearts, and wars -- The Hasidic nigunim : songs without words and songs with words -- Anti-Hasidic satires -- Topical songs and songs of social significance and struggle -- Songs of the underworld
  • CD. Am kodoysh -- A-a lyu lyu -- In a shtele pityepoy -- Cheder-boys' taunts -- Vi azoy s'iz night -- Henich's vayb, ot azoy neyt a shnayder -- Hob ich mir a shpan -- A redele iz di gore velt -- A shadchen darf -- Vos vilsti mutter hobn? -- Indroysn iz fintster -- Fun groys dasad -- Ich lig unter grattes -- Kadril -- Betler lid -- Chassidic tune -- Husiatiner melody -- Chassidic hopke -- Az moshi-ach vet kumen -- Zog mir mein shvester -- Vos shloft ir? -- Di mashines klapn -- In blat gelezen -- Fraytik inderfri -- Zayt mir gezint -- Forn forstu fun mir avek -- Five wedding tunes on a fiddle -- Shlof main kind