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Jewish and Israeli folk songs sound recording / sung by Ruth Rubin

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Data Source
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Notes
Musical settings by Richard Neumann.
Cover illustration by Joe Weitz.
Notes include song texts and English paraphrases (4 p.) inserted in original.
Sung by Ruth Rubin with chorus and various instrumental accompaniments in settings arranged by Richard Neumann.
Related materials may be found in the Moses and Frances Asch Collection, also held by this repository. Related materials may include correspondence pertaining to the recording, original cover art designs, production materials, business records, and audiotapes from studio production.
Track information
101. Gitare / (love song ; solo with oboe and guitar ; sung in Yiddish)
102. Sheltn, shelt Ich dem tog / (love song ; solo with guitar ; sung in Yiddish)
103. Papir iz doch vays / (love song ; solo with mandolins ; sung in Yiddish)
104. Fishelech Koyfn / (love song ; solo, chorus, oboe, accordion ; sung in Yiddish)
105. Beker lid / (work song ; solo with mandolins ; sung in Yiddish)
106. Dortn, dortn ibern vasserl / (love song ; solo with accordion ; sung in Yiddish)
107. Bay dem shtetl / (children's song ; solo with mandolins ; sung in Yiddish)
108. Ale vasserlech / (lament ; solo, somen's voices, oboe ; sung in Yiddish)
109. Tonts, tonts antkegn mir / (children's square dance ; solo, chorus, mandolins ; sung in Yiddish)
201. Molad'ti / (sentry song ; solo with oboe ; sung in Hebrew)
202. Shir ha-hagana / (marching song ; solo, chorus, accordion ; sung in Hebrew)
203. Viglid / (lullaby from World War II ; solo and chorus ; sung in Yiddish)
204. Yafim halelot / (shepherd love song ; solo with oboe ; sung in Hebrew)
205. Zemer lach / (Israeli hora ; solo with accordion ; sung in Hebrew)
206. Se ug'di / (children's song ; solo ; sung in Hebrew)
207. Zirmu galim / (love song ; solo with accordion ; sung in Yiddish)
208. Shir ha-avoda / (work song ; solo, chorus, mandolins, accordion ; sung in Yiddish)
Publisher number
FW 8740 Folkways Records
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
performer
Rubin, Ruth 1906-2000
arranger
Neumann, Richard J
Date
1959
Physical description
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type
Phonograph records
Music
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Local number
Folkways 8740
Culture
Israelis
Jews
Topic
Folk songs, Jewish
Songs, Yiddish
Folk songs, Yiddish
Folk songs, Hebrew
Jews
Restrictions & Rights
Restrictions on access