Moishe Nadir

Yitzchak Rayz (1885, Narayiv - 1943), better known by his pen name Moyshe Nadir (Yiddish: משה נאדיר ; also transliterated "Moishe") was an American Yiddish language writer and satirist. Rayz was born in the town of Narayev, in eastern Galicia, then Austro-Hungary. He died in 1943, in Woodstock, New York.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1885 (Narayiv), Died 1943 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: author, composer

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-18691 10-in. 11/22/1916 To let Al Harris Recitation author  
Brunswick E26017-E26018 10-in. 1/13/1928 Der rabbi eli melech Max Wilner Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Nadir, Moishe," accessed November 30, 2022,

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"Nadir, Moishe." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 30 November 2022.

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