Look up artist Davidson, Jacob (Yakov)


Name: Davidson, Jacob (Yakov)
Name (Yiddish): דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ

Songs written or composed


Title: Tsu A Foygl -- צו אַ פֿויגל
Author: Rosenfeld, Morris -- ראָזענפֿעלד, מאָריס
Composer: Davidson, Jacob (Yakov) דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Bird/Sadness/Aging

Sheet music:


Folder: 254
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 58 Second Ave. New York, NY
Date: 1929
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 47
First line: Vos zingstu by meyn fentster zog foygl, lib un kleyn…
First line (Yiddish): וואָס זינגסטו בייַ מייַן פֿענסטער? זאָג פֿויגל ליב און קליין,
Notes: Black lettering, Yidddish/English. Drawing of small bird in title area. Subtitled "Benkshaft" Price 35 cents. Back cover lists titles of new songs released by Metro Music.

Title: Fun Mizrakh -- פֿון מזרח
Author: Leyzerovitz, Yakov -- לײזעראָװיץ, יעקבֿ
Composer: Davidson, Jacob (Yakov) דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Homeland/East/Hope
Additional song notes: Originally published 1914

Sheet music:


Folder: 495
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 58 Second Ave. New York, NY
Date: 1929
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 231
First line: Fun mizrokh, fun mizrokh vet kumen meyn trayst….
First line (Yiddish): ...פֿון מזרח, פֿון מזרח, וועט קומען מײַן טרייסט
Notes: Black lettering, Yiddish/English. Scenes of Israel sketched inside the letters. Price 40 cents. "Respectfully dedicated to my friend Abraham J. Rose". Poem by Jacob Leizerowiz. Yiddish words on back cover.

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Melave Malke Lid -- מלװה מלכּה ליד
Also known as: A Gute Vokh A Gezunte Vokh
Author: Eisenberg, Gershon
Composer: Eisenberg, Gershon
Genre: Zmiros/Hamavdil
Subject: Entreaties/Wishes/Health/Moshiekh/Sustenance
Transliteration: CD Z-024(a)
Translation: CD Z-024(a)
On album: B-003(b) (Hassidic Melodies Interpreted by Sidor Belarsky)
Track ID: 10247
Artist: Davidson, Jacob (Yakov) דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ
Artist: Belarsky, Sidor -- בעלאַרסקי, סידאָר
First line: A gute vokh, a gezunte vokh, oy vuntshn mir tsu a khasidim,
First line:אַ גוטע װאָך, אַ געזומטע װאָך, אױ װונטשן מיר צו אַלע חסידים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Melave Malke Lid -- מלװה מלכּה ליד
Also known as: A Gute Vokh A Gezunte Vokh
Author: Eisenberg, Gershon
Composer: Eisenberg, Gershon
Genre: Zmiros/Hamavdil
Subject: Entreaties/Wishes/Health/Moshiekh/Sustenance
Transliteration: CD Z-024(a)
Translation: CD Z-024(a)
On album: G-042(e) (Moshe Ganchoff Encore)
Track ID: 24420
Artist: Davidson, Jacob (Yakov) דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ
Artist: Ganchoff, Khazn Moyshe -- גאַנשאַף, חזן משה
Artist: Fershko, Shmuel -- פֿערשקאָ, שמואל
First line: A gute vokh, a gezunte vokh, oy vuntshn mir tsu a khasidim,
First line:אַ גוטע װאָך, אַ געזומטע װאָך, אױ װונטשן מיר צו אַלע חסידים,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Melave Malke Lid -- מלװה מלכּה ליד
Also known as: A Gute Vokh A Gezunte Vokh
Author: Eisenberg, Gershon
Composer: Eisenberg, Gershon
Genre: Zmiros/Hamavdil
Subject: Entreaties/Wishes/Health/Moshiekh/Sustenance
Transliteration: CD Z-024(a)
Translation: CD Z-024(a)
On album: Z-024(a) (The Zmiros Project / London / Sklamberg / Schwimmer)
Track ID: 31144
Artist: Davidson, Jacob (Yakov) דעווידסאָן, יעקבֿ
Artist: Schwimmer, Rob
Artist: Sklamberg, Lorin
Artist: London, Frank
First line: A gute vokh, a gezunte vokh, oy, vintshn mir tsu ale yidn,
First line (Yiddish):אַ גוטע וואָך, אַ געזונטע וואָך, אוי, וויהשן מיר צו אַלע ייִדן
Language: Yiddish
Style: Khasidic/Modern
Length: 4:16

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