Lazar Weiner

Lazar Weiner (October 24, 1897 in Cherkassy – January 10, 1982 in Flushing, Queens) was an Imperial Russian-born, American-naturalized composer of Yiddish song. He emigrated to America at the age of 17 and later became the music director of the Central Synagogue in Manhattan.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1897 (Cherkasy), Died March 13th, 1982 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-25536 10-in. 8/29/1921 Yamen roishen William Robyn Male vocal solo, with harp and orchestra composer  
Victor B-29993 10-in. 5/13/1924 Vasiliki Nina Tarasova Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-29994 10-in. 5/13/1924 Byvali dni vesëlye (Бывали дни весёлые) Nina Tarasova Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-29995 10-in. 5/13/1924 Vo pole berëza stoi͡ala (Во поле берёза стояла) Nina Tarasova Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor C-29996 12-in. 5/13/1924 Kalinka Nina Tarasova Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-57510 10-in. 10/30/1929 Ahin-ahin Nationaler Arbeiter Verband Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-57511 10-in. 10/30/1929 Purim lied Nationaler Arbeiter Verband Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-57512 10-in. 10/30/1929 Wi asoi lebt a Kaiser Nationaler Arbeiter Verband Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-57513 10-in. 10/30/1929 Ale far eins Nationaler Arbeiter Verband Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-028347 10-in. 11/1/1938 Volga Sidor Belarsky Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-028348 10-in. 11/1/1938 Dem zeidens broche Sidor Belarsky Baritone vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-028349 10-in. 11/1/1938 Students' song Sidor Belarsky Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-028350 10-in. 11/1/1938 Dem milner's trern Sidor Belarsky Baritone vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1920-11-17-02] Not documented 11/17/1920 Taxim Jacob Gegna Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Weiner, Lazar," accessed July 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103386.

Weiner, Lazar. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103386.

"Weiner, Lazar." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103386

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