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Solomon Small

Solomon Smulewitz (Yiddish: שלמה שמולעװיץ, 1868–1943), sometimes known by the anglicized name Solomon Small, was a Russian-born American Tenor, folk poet, Badchen, playwright, recording artist, and composer for the Yiddish theatre. He wrote hundreds of songs, many of which were recorded during the heydey of the Yiddish-language recording industry in the 1910s and 1920s in New York.

Birth and Death Data: Born April, 1863 (Pinsk), Died January 1, 1943 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904 - 1936

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, lyricist, composer

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

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 75 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-9136 10-in. 6/27/1910 Sprinzes licht : Bentschen Solomon Small Male vocal solo, with "Jewish orchestra" vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist  
Victor B-9137 10-in. 6/27/1910 A Yisojme besezens Solomon Small Male vocal solo, with "Jewish orchestra" vocalist, tenor vocal, composer, lyricist  
Victor B-9138 10-in. 6/27/1910 Zu der chupe Vetsere Solomon Small Male vocal solo, with "Jewish orchestra" vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor B-9139 10-in. 6/27/1910 Besezens fod die emigranted Solomon Small Male vocal solo, with "Jewish orchestra" vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-9140 12-in. 6/27/1910 A Chasuno : Chupa Solomon Small Male vocal solo, with "Jewish orchestra" vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor B-9141 10-in. 6/27/1910 Schmendrixs Besezens Solomon Small Male vocal solo, with "Jewish orchestra" vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-15990 10-in. 5/4/1915 Das bisele glick Kalman Juvelier Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-15993 10-in. 5/4/1915 Familen glick Fanny Lubritsky Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-17944 10-in. 6/28/1916 Al tiru avde Yankov Samuel Rosenstein Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-17969 10-in. 7/12/1916 Tateneu kim a heim tzurik Bertha Crown Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-18620 10-in. 10/20/1916 Tateneu kim a heim tzurick Nahen Rosenshak [i.e., Naum Coster] Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-19074 10-in. 2/13/1917 Shenk mir mein mame Nahen Rosenshak [i.e., Naum Coster] Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-28142 10-in. 6/22/1923 Zeit frelach Yiddilach Joseph Feldman Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-36640 10-in. 10/26/1926 Al tashlichenu Shloimele Rothstein Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-37006 10-in. 11/18/1926 Shtief mame Lucy Levin Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor CS-02326 12-in. 10/26/1936 Al tashlichenu Frank Abelson ; Elihu Winer Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 1960 10-in. ca. 1904 Das Idishe hartz trauert nach ihr, Herzl Solomon Smulewitz Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist, vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia 1961 10-in. ca. 1904 Fon plehwe Solomon Smulewitz Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 1962 10-in. ca. 1904 Jankele Solomon Smulewitz Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 1963 10-in. ca. 1904 Auf jener seit Solomon Smulewitz Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 1964 10-in. ca. 1904 Freitag auf der nacht Solomon Smulewitz Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 1965 10-in. approximately 1904 Chaie zipe gut schabes Solomon Smulewitz Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 1966 10-in. ca. 1904 Die seder nacht Solomon Smulewitz Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 1967 10-in. ca. 1904 Wajsoso Solomon Smulewitz Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 1968 10-in. ca. 1904 Mensch sei nit zu viel chochom Solomon Smulewitz Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 26-50 of 75 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Small, Solomon," accessed June 12, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110456.

Small, Solomon. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 12, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110456.

"Small, Solomon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 12 June 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110456

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