Mordechai Hershman

Mordecai Hershman (1888 – January 30, 1940) was a Ukrainian-born American Jewish cantor ("chazzan") and singer.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1888 (Chernihiv), Died January 30, 1940

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, composer

Notes: Cantor Mordechay Hershman (Vilna State Cantor). Name also appears in Victor ledgers as Cantor Hirshman.

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 51-57 of 57 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W205577 12-in. 5/7/1927 Menasheh Mordechai Hershman Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W205606 12-in. approximately June 1927 Sh'ma koleinu Mordechai Hershman Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W205607 12-in. approximately June 1927 Al tashlicheinu lees ziknoh Mordechai Hershman Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W205976 12-in. July 1928 Akavyu ben mahalel oimer Mordechai Hershman Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W205977 12-in. July 1928 Habeit mishomaim ureh Mordechai Hershman Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W206145 12-in. approximately January 1929 Lieder krantz, ershter theil (ליעדר קראַנץ ערשטער טהייל) Ab. Elstein ; Mordechai Hershman Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W206146 12-in. approximately January 1929 Lieder krantz, tzveier theil (ליעדר קראַנץ ווייטער טהייל) Ab. Elstein ; Mordechai Hershman Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 51-57 of 57 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hershman, Mordechai," accessed April 19, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106860.

Hershman, Mordechai. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 19, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106860.

"Hershman, Mordechai." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 April 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106860

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