Look up artist Hofman, Leah K.


Name: Hofman, Leah K.
Name (Yiddish): האָפֿמאַן, לאה ק.

Songs written or composed


Title: Mayn Shifl -- מײַן שיפֿל
Author: Jassinovsky, Khazn Pinkhos -- יאַסינאָװסקי, פּינחס
Composer: Hofman, Leah K. -- האָפֿמאַן, לאה ק.
Genre: Literary Origin/Lullaby
Subject: Mother/Child/Cradle/Imagination/Ocean/Boat/Fish/Lullaby

Sheet music:


Folder: 363
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration/Hebrew
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1943
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 139
First line: As di mame leygt mikh shlof'n in meyn vigele, vigt si mikh…
First line (Yiddish): , אַז די מאַמע לייגט מיך שלאָפֿען אין מייַן וויגעלע
Notes: Black lettering, Yiddish/English. Price 40 cents. Yiddish and Hebrew texts on back cover. Title translated as "My Cradle"

Recording:


On album: B-096(a) (Songs of the Heart / Yekhiel Burgin/ Lider fun Hartsn -- לידער פֿון האַרצן אין ייִדיש\ יחיאל בורגין. שירים מהלב)
Track ID: 33465
First line: As di mame leygt mikh shlof'n in meyn vigele, vigt si mikh…
First line (Yiddish):אַז די מאַמע לייגט מיך שלאָפֿען אין מייִן וויגעלע
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert
Length: 3:05

Contact: yidsong@pobox.upenn.edu