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Josef Rosenblatt

Josef "Yossele" Rosenblatt (May 9, 1882 - June 19, 1933) was a Ukrainian-born chazzan (cantor) and composer. He was regarded as the greatest cantor of his time.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1882 (Bila Tserkva), Died Jerusalem

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1913 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, composer, arranger, piano

Notes: Shown on some disc labels as Cantor Josef Rosenblatt, and sometimes noted as cantor of the First Hungarian Congregation Ohab Zedek.

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 149 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-30717 12-in. 8/21/1924 Zur Israel Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor B-31403 10-in. 11/12/1924 Hamavdil Ohab Zedek Choir, First Hungarian Congregation, New York ; Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-31404 10-in. 11/12/1924 Hamavdil Ohab Zedek Choir, First Hungarian Congregation, New York ; Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (takes 4-6); with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra (takes 1-3) vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-31593 10-in. 1/8/1925 T'ka b'shofar Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-31594 10-in. 1/8/1925 Uvyom simchas' chem Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-32019 12-in. 2/26/1925 Yism'chu Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor C-32022 12-in. 2/26/1925 Yaale v'yovo Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor C-32477 12-in. 4/28/1925 Al chet Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor C-32478 12-in. 4/28/1925 Kvakoras Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BVE-33502 10-in. 9/22/1925 Elegie Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33511 10-in. 9/25/1925 My Yiddische momme Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-34986 12-in. 4/2/1926 Yohrzeit Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-34987 12-in. 4/2/1926 A heim, a heim Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-35114 12-in. 4/1/1926 Nishmasse Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor CVE-35115 12-in. 4/1/1926 Nishmasse Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor CVE-35369 12-in. 5/5/1926 Sog ze rebenju Samuel Malavsky ; Josef Rosenblatt Vocal duet (2 tenors), with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-35370 12-in. 5/5/1926 Lomir sich iberbeten Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, arranger  
Victor CVE-35565 12-in. 7/8/1926 Hinenee heone Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor CVE-35566 12-in. 7/8/1926 Yaale Henry Rosenblatt ; Josef Rosenblatt Vocal duet (tenor and baritone), with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BVE-37367 10-in. 1/19/1927 Song of the Volga boatmen Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37368 10-in. 1/19/1927 The last rose of summer Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37424 10-in. 1/20/1927 Leolom jhe odom, part 1 Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor CVE-37424 12-in. 2/4/1927 Leolom jhe odom, part 1 Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor CVE-37432 12-in. 2/4/1927 Leolom jhe odom, part 2 Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor CVE-37450 12-in. 3/9/1927 Ribono shel Olom Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
(Results 51-75 of 149 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Rosenblatt, Josef," accessed October 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106219.

Rosenblatt, Josef. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106219.

"Rosenblatt, Josef." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106219

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