Look up artist Held, Paul


Name: Held, Paul

Songs written or composed


Title: Ikh Veys Nit -- איך װײס ניט
Author: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Held, Paul
Genre: Folk/Literary Origin
Subject: Doubt/Uncertainty
Transliteration: Alb A-035(a)
Additional song notes: Text credited to Reisen in Alb -035(a)

Sheet music:


Folder: 520
Series: 4
Arranged for: Mixed Chorus
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 58 Second Ave., New York, NY
Date: 1938
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 264
First line: Ikh veys nit vos hob ikh, ikh veys nit vos feylt mir…
First line (Yiddish): איך ווייס ניט, וואַס האַב איך, איך ווייס ניט, וואַס פֿעלט מיר,
Notes: Black lettering, small folder, Yiddish/English. Folk song. Price 20 cents. Two verses of Yiddish words on back cover.

Recording:


On album: A-035(a)
Track ID: 21659
Artist: Reisen, Avrom -- רײזען, אַבֿרהם
Artist: Aufwind
First line: Ikh veys nit vos hob ikh, ikh veys nit vos felt mir,
First line:איך װייס ניט װאָס האָב איך, איך װײס ניט װאָס פֿעלט מיר,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: German transliteration with album notes

Title: Boyg Zikh Shifele -- בויג זיף שיפֿעלע
Composer: Held, Paul
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Boat/Roll/Pitch/Foam/Wake

Sheet music:


Folder: 526
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano/Mixed Chorus
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 58 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1938
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 270
First line: Boyg zikh shifele, boyg zikh boyg, vig di velt…
First line (Yiddish): בויג זיך שיפֿעלע, בויג זיך בויג, וויג די וועלט פֿאַר מיין אויג,
Notes: Black lettering, Yiddish/English. Small folder. Price 20 cents. Yiddish words on front cover.

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