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Belayu pokrivala


Belayu pokrivala




Russian poem, on the 1849 struggle against the Russians - and the end of the Habsburgs. On October 13 about 50 were executed. (Song 3 on this tape is a Yiddish version of this poem) From additional tape, “73B” with song #3 and Anna Berkowitz’s performance of A graf fun Ungarn (see Tape 4)


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