The Yiddish Fake Book: Folk * Love * Nostalgia * Wedding * Theater * Klezmer * Freylech * Humor
Publish Date: 2002-11-01
Author: Velvel Pasternak
(Tara Books). A fantastic collection of more than 100 songs in a wide variety of styles that have remained popular into the 21st century. They comprise a body of anonymous songs passed on orally from generation to generation, as well as songs created by luminaries of Yiddish song. Selected texts and transliterations have been included, as is an index.