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Di ershte nakht fin peysekh tsim seyder - sung


Di ershte nakht fin peysekh tsim seyder - sung


[track note from YIVO (white tape box) First, Sholem Wasiliewsky recites the poem, then Yehudis Wasiliewsky sings the song. I seem to recall a variant of this, which I collected in Montreal from a certain Mr. Mamelok] [Note from black hardbound catalog for tape 36:] A talk with Daniel Lipkovitsh, Sholem Wasiliewsky, Yehudis Wasiliewsky (his friends). As the conversation progressed Daniel touched upon many types of YIDDISH SONGS (folk and authored) he recalled from his childhood and youth in Warsaw. As he remembered them, he sang them. They are listed in the order of their occurrence on the tape. (taped 1964-1966)


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“Di ershte nakht fin peysekh tsim seyder - sung,” YIVO Online Exhibitions, accessed September 17, 2021,
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