Look up artist Shapiro, Minnie


Name: Shapiro, Minnie

Songs written or composed


Title: Ikh Bin Geven A Yingele -- איך בין געווען אַ ייִנגעלע
Author: Raskin, Philip -- ראַסקין, פּ.
Composer: Shapiro, Minnie
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Mother/Child/Love/Fear/Song

Sheet music:


Folder: 521
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 58 Second Ave., New York, NY
Date: 1930
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 265
First line: Ikh bin geven a yingele, nokh seyr klayn un shvakh….
First line (Yiddish): איך בין געווען אַ ייִנגעלע, נאָך זער קליין און שוואַך,
Notes: Black lettering, Yiddish/English. "I was A Lad" (English). Price 35 cents. Five verses in Yiddish inside front cover.

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