Lazare Saminsky

Lazare Saminsky, born Lazar Semyonovich Saminsky (Russian: Лазарь (Элиэзер) Семенович Саминский; Valehotsulove (now Dolynske), near Odessa, 27 October 1882 O.S. / 8 November N.S. – Port Chester, New York, 30 June 1959), was a performer, conductor and composer, especially of Jewish music.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 8, 1882 (Dolynske), Died June 30, 1959 (Port Chester)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-16508 10-in. 9/17/1915 Chisidisch Samuel Gardner Violin solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick E28846 10-in. 11/23/1928 Lied fun a Yessoime Berta Schulman Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  


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