The Ruth Rubin Legacy
Archive of Yiddish Folksongs


The Max and Frieda Weinstein Archive of YIVO Sound Recordings, New York, NY
Eléonore Biezunski, Associate Sound Archivist, Project Coordinator
Lorin Sklamberg, Sound Archivist

Roberta Newman, Director of Digital Initiatives, YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, NY

Jamie Katz, Omeka Developer
Tory Moore, Omeka Designer, Electrodiva, Inc.

In collaboration with
The National Library of Israel, Jerusalem
Bella and Harry Wexner Libraries of Sound and Song
Dr. Gila Flam, Head
Matan Wygoda, Music Catalog Coordinator
Amy Simon, Yiddish Music Cataloger

Center for Traditional Music and Dance, New York, NY
Ethel Raim, Artistic Director Emeritus
Peter Rushefsky, Executive Director
Itzik Gottesman

The Jewish Public Library, Montréal

The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
Aviva Weintraub, Associate Curator and Director, New York Jewish Film Festival

Matt Temkin, sound editing
Jeanette Lewicki, cataloging/annotations
Sandy Wolofsky, tape editing, digitization and fundraising
Dena “Dobe” Ressler, cataloging/annotations

Published materials used by permission of
SingOut!, Mark D. Moss, Executive Director/Editor

Jewish Currents, Lawrence Bush, Editor

Ergo Media, Inc., Dr. Eric Goldman, President

Deborah Kraut (for Irene Heskes’ articles)

Cindy Marshall, Producer, A Life of Song: A Portrait of Ruth Rubin

Special thanks to the family of Ruth Rubin for their encouragement and support.