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Originally established in 2002 as a small project dedicated to the preservation of recorded Jewish music, it has matured into a robust digitization operation for all types of sound recordings.

Seymour Rexite Sings Folk Songs


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through the Research Station
Collection(s)Judaic
Catalogue NumberFAM-1009
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Famous Records
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number401472
Number of Tracks11
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes The sweet mellow voice of Seymour Rexite made his name a household work among Yiddish speaking Jews. His love songs caressed the listener's heart. His folk songs harkened of other times. On this album he sings Yankelle, Rebbe Elimelech, A Chulom, A Zemerel, and more.

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1 - A Zemerel
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2 - A Ganeiva
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3 - Miko-Mashma-Lon
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4 - Yankelle
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5 - Rebba Elimelech
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6 - A Chazendel of Shabbos
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7 - Dri Techter
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8 - A Breiv Tzum Rebben
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9 - Yontivdiga Teg
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10 - Yosoff Bear
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11 - A Chulom
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