Yiddish Folksongs From The Ruth Rubin Archive

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Ruth Rubin | Publisher : Wayne State University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780814332580
ISBN 13 : 0814332587

From the archives of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, a collection of traditional Yiddish folksongs by highly regarded ethnomusicologist Ruth Rubin, presented with added com..

Yiddish Folksongs From The Ruth Rubin Archive

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Ruth Rubin | Publisher : Wayne State University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780814332580
ISBN 13 : 0814332587

From the archives of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, a collection of traditional Yiddish folksongs by highly regarded ethnomusicologist Ruth Rubin, presented with added com..

Voices Of A People

Pub Date : 1979 | Author : Ruth Rubin | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 0252069188
ISBN 13 : 9780252069185

With notes and annotations that give insight into the larger story of the Jewish experience, this is a study of Yiddish folksongs of several types in both Yiddish and English...

The Jewish King Lear

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Jacob Gordin | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 0300108753
ISBN 13 : 9780300108750

The Jewish King Lear, written by the Russian-Jewish writer Jacob Gordin, was first performed on the New York stage in 1892, during the height of a massive emigration of Jews from e..

Fiddler On The Move

Pub Date : 2003-02-06 | Author : Mark Slobin | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0199760624
ISBN 13 : 9780199760626

"Klezmer" is a Yiddish word for professional folk instrumentalist-the flutist, fiddler, and bass player that made brides weep and guests dance at weddings throughout Jewish eastern..