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Sheet Music


Title: Oy Iz Dos A Mame -- אױ איז דאָס אַ מאָמע
Author: Mogulesco, Sigmund (Zelig) מאָגולסקאָ, זעליג
Composer: Mogulesco, Sigmund (Zelig) מאָגולסקאָ, זעליג
Genre: Theater
Subject: Widower/Second Wife/Children/Conflict/Mother/Loss
Folder: 694
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Transliteration only
Publisher: Theodore Lohr
Publisher address: 286 Grand Street, New York, NY
Date: 1909
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 488
First line: An alter almen zayer raykh zayn vayb iz ersht tsvey vokhn..
First line (Yiddish): אַן אַלטערש אַלמן זייער רייך, זײַן ווײַב איז ערשט צויי וואָכן טויט געשטאָרבן
Notes: Bright green lettering, Yiddish/English. Photos of S. Mogulesco, S. Smulewitz & J. Brody. From Joseph Lateiner's play "Dos Yidishe Hertz", playing at D. Kessler's Thalia Theatre. Price: Piano, 50 cents; Violin, 30 cents. Back cover includes catalog of Yiddish music for piano and violin, with prices, all in Yiddish.

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