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Hey, hey, yunger khaluts


Hey, hey, yunger khaluts




Created by the singer, who sings the song in Yiddish, English and Hebrew. Informant runs a youth camp in New Hampshire and wrote the song for it. This is an example of “non-professional” composition of songs, which still crops up from time to time.


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“Hey, hey, yunger khaluts,” YIVO Online Exhibitions, accessed July 15, 2024,
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