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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 126-149 of 149 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 44066 10-in. either 1916 or 1917 Omar rabbi Elosor (אמר רבי אלעזר) Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia 44067 10-in. June 1916 Yehi rotsoyn (יהי רצון, 1טער טהייל) Josef Rosenblatt Male vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia 44121 10-in. June 1916 Yehi rotsoyn (יהי רצון, 2טער טהייל) Josef Rosenblatt Male vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia 44122 10-in. June 1916 Tsadek Rebe Elozor, ershte teyl (צדיק רבי אלעזר, 1טע טהייל) Josef Rosenblatt Male vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 44123 10-in. June 1916 Tsadek Rebe Elozor, ershte teyl (צדיק רבי אלעזר, 1טע טהייל) Josef Rosenblatt Male vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 44871 10-in. approximately 1917 Zarʼo ḥayah ve-ḳayma (ןדעא חיה וקימא) Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 44872 10-in. approximately 1917 Zoreʼa tsedaḳot (זורע צדקות) Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 58852 10-in. either 1917 or 1918 L'el oirech dyn (לאל עורך דין) Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo and vocal chorus, unaccompanied vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 58853 10-in. either 1917 or 1918 K'vakoras (כבקרת) Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo and vocal chorus, unaccompanied vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 58916 10-in. approximately December 1917 Es zemach David Josef Rosenblatt Male vocal solo, with vocal chorus and organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 59454 12-in. approximately 1916 Elegie Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with violin and piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 59458 12-in. approximately 1916 Eili, Eili Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with violin and piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 59474 12-in. approximately 1916 Meloch al kol hoolom Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 59475 12-in. either 1916 or 1917 Haben jakir li Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 59531 12-in. either 1916 or 1917 Yaleh Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo and chorus, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 59532 12-in. either 1916 or 1917 Hineny Heony Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 59594 12-in. approximately August 1919 Rachem Josef Rosenblatt Male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 59595 12-in. approximately August 1919 Shivisi Josef Rosenblatt Male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 59655 12-in. either 1920 or 1921 Elokay neshomo Shloimele Rothstein Tenor vocal solo, with violin, cello, flute, clarinet and organ composer  
Columbia 59673 12-in. approximately March 1921 Shomer Isroel Shloimele Rothstein Tenor vocal solo, with violin, cello, flute, clarinet, and organ composer  
Columbia 84595 10-in. between 1917 and 1919 Ashamnu mi-kol am (אשמנו מכל עם) Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 84596 10-in. between 1917 and 1919 Raḥel mevakheh ʻal baneha (רחל מבכה על בניה) Josef Rosenblatt Tenor vocal solo, with organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 85304 10-in. either 1919 or 1920 Di naye Hatikṿa (די נייע תקווה) Samuel Malavsky ; Josef Rosenblatt Vocal duet (2 tenors), with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 85372 10-in. either 1919 or 1920 Foroys, Idishe legionern (פאָראויס, אידישע לעגיאָנערען) Samuel Malavsky ; Josef Rosenblatt Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 126-149 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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