Look up artist Lewin, Samuel H.


Name: Lewin, Samuel H.

Songs written or composed


Title: O Ir Kleyne Likhtelekh (Lewin) -- אָ איר קלײנע ליכטעלעך (לעווין)
Author: Rosenfeld, Morris -- ראָזענפֿעלד, מאָריס
Composer: Lewin, Samuel H.
Genre: Holiday/Nationalistic
Subject: Khanike/Candles/History
Origin: ML YT 29/Alb G-017(a)/Kinderbukh 65/Bugatch 249
Transliteration: ML YT 29/Kinderbuch 65/Alb 024(a)/Alb K-059(e)/Bugatch 249
Translation: Kinderbuch 65/Alb L-024(a)Alb W-022(a)/Alb G-017(a)/Alb K-059(e)/Alb S-104(a)

Sheet music:


Folder: 712
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Jos. P. Katz
Publisher address: 181 E. Broadway, New York, NY
Date: 1927
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 537
First line: O, ir kleyne likhtelekh, ir dertseylt geshikhtelekh…
First line (Yiddish): ...אָ, איר קליינע ליכטעלעך, איר דערציילט געשיכטעלעך, מעשׂהלעך
Notes: Small booklet, black lettering, Yiddish/English. Dedicated to Mr. & Mrs. Meyer Sachs. Four verses in Yiddish on back cover. Price 20 cents.

Title: In Der Fremd (Peretz) -- אין דער פֿרעמד (פּרץ)
Author: Peretz, Yitskhok Leybush -- פּרץ, יצחק לײבוש
Composer: Lewin, Samuel H.
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Alienation/
Additional song notes: Third verse added by the composer

Sheet music:


Folder: 748
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Jos. P. Katz
Publisher address: 181 Broadway, New York, NY
Date: 1927
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 645
First line: Ikh gay arum in fremden vald….
First line (Yiddish): איך גיי אַרום אין פֿרעמדן וואַלד. עס לײַכט די זון! דאָך מיר איז קאַלט.
Notes: Black lettering, English/Yiddish. Photo of S. H. Lewin. Price 25 cents. Three verses of Yiddish lyrics on back cover.

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