Look up artist Barkan, Emanuel


Name: Barkan, Emanuel
Name (Yiddish): באַרקאַן, ע.

Songs written or composed


Title: A Shtibl Oyfn Veg -- אַ שטיבל אויפֿן וועג
Author: Weinper, Zishe -- װײַנפּער, זישע
Composer: Barkan, Emanuel -- באַרקאַן, ע.
Genre: Literary Origin
Subject: Loneliness/Separate/Alienated/Sustanence/Self Reliance

Sheet music:


Folder: 721
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music Co.
Publisher address: 64 Second Ave, New York, NY
Date: 1941
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 561
First line: Tsvishn berg un tsvishn toln opgezundert un aleyn…
First line (Yiddish): צווישן בערג און צווישן טאַלן, אָפּגעזונדערט און אַליין,
Notes: Black lettering, Yiddish/English. Price 35 cents. Copyright 1941, Emanuel Barkan, Philadelphia. Three verses in Yiddish inside front cover.

Title: In Varshaver Geto -- אין וואַרשאַווער געטאָ
Author: Indelman, Elkhonen -- אינדעלמאַן, אלחנן
Composer: Barkan, Emanuel -- באַרקאַן, ע.
Genre: Holocaust/Literary Origin/Place?Lament
Subject: Warsaw/Ghetto/Memory/Hands/Life/Faith/Survival
Origin: Sheet Music
Transliteration: Sheet Music
Translation: Sheet Music
Music: Sheet Music
Additional song notes: In The Warsaw Ghetto

Sheet music:


Folder: 13
Series: 1
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Hebrew/English/Transliteration
Publisher: Metro Music
Publisher address: 54 Second Ave, NY 1003
Date: 1968
Provenance: Gift of Barbara Moskow, March 2014
First line: In varshever get shteyt a monument, fun shteyn oysgeforemt..
First line (Yiddish): אין וואַרשאַווער געטאָ שטייט אַ מאָנומענט, צוויי ייִדישע הענט...
Notes: Printed Sheet Music with image of Jan Peerce and a drawing of two hands/ Price 75 Cent/ Hebrew adaptation by Ziva Eshel

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