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Alice and Jan Peerce at Lubavitch Center dinner : speeches and Jan Peerce concert.

Title
Alice and Jan Peerce at Lubavitch Center dinner : speeches and Jan Peerce concert.
Publication
[1974?]

Available Online

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Details

Additional Authors
  • Peerce, Jan, 1904-1984
  • Peerce, Alice
  • Harmati, Sandor, 1892-1936.
  • Heyman, Edward, 1907-1981
  • Davies, Harry Parr, 1914-1955
  • Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
  • Bock, Jerry.
  • Harnick, Sheldon
  • Jan Peerce Estate, donor.
Found In
Jan Peerce collection of sound recordings.
Description
1 streaming audio file (approximately 68 minutes) : digital, stereo.
Alternative Title
  • E lucevan le stelle.
  • Ṿe-li-Yerushalayim ʻirkha.
  • Sha, shtil.
  • Look, listen.
  • Tradition.
  • Le-ḥayim.
  • To life.
  • If were a rich man.
  • Jan Peerce collection of sound recordings.
Subjects
Note
  • Title provided by cataloger based on the information from original reel tape container.
  • Streaming file transferred from original audio tape reel.
Access (note)
  • Access to original item restricted. Patrons can access streaming audio only on site at the NYPL Research Libraries.
Additional Formats (note)
  • Archival original: (1 audio tape reel : analog, mono) in *LT-7-A 1417.
Source (note)
  • Jan Peerce Estate,
Language (note)
  • Spoken in English; sung in Yiddish, Hebrew, English, and Italian.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: Jan Peerce collection of sound recordings, 1932-1983, *L (Special) 95-03.
Contents
Songs performed by Peerce during the concert. Aria from Tosca, E lucevan le stelle / Giacomo Puccini -- Ṿe-li-Yerushalayim ʻirkha -- Sha, shtil = Look, listen -- Fiddler on the roof: Tradition ; Le-ḥayim = To life ; If I were a rich man / music by Jerry Bock ; lyrics by Sheldon Harnick -- Blue bird of happiness / music by Sandor Harmati ; words by Edward Heyman ; additional lyrics by Harry Parr-Davies.
Call Number
*LT-7-A 1417
OCLC
939533245
Title
Alice and Jan Peerce at Lubavitch Center dinner : speeches and Jan Peerce concert.
Production
[1974?]
Type of Content
spoken word
performed music
Type of Medium
audio
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Jan Peerce, speaker and singer ; with piano accompaniment. Alice Peerce, speaker.
Event
Recorded live from the concert Chabad-Lubavitch Center, Toronto, Canada [1974 or perhaps 1977?]
Summary
The concert is preceded by the fund-raising address from Peerces wife Alice Peerce, and commentaries by Jan Peerce. Peerce talks about his life and career as a cantor, operatic tenor, and a singer of Yiddish and Hebrew folk songs, tells Jewish jokes, and sings live various songs.
Access
Access to original item restricted. Patrons can access streaming audio only on site at the NYPL Research Libraries.
Additional Formats
Archival original: (1 audio tape reel : analog, mono) in *LT-7-A 1417.
Language
Spoken in English; sung in Yiddish, Hebrew, English, and Italian.
Linking Entry
Forms part of: Jan Peerce collection of sound recordings, 1932-1983, *L (Special) 95-03.
Source
Gift; Jan Peerce Estate, [1995].
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Added Author
Peerce, Jan, 1904-1984, performer.
Peerce, Jan, 1904-1984, speaker.
Peerce, Alice, speaker.
Container of (work): Harmati, Sandor, 1892-1936. Blue bird of happiness.
Heyman, Edward, 1907-1981, lyricist.
Davies, Harry Parr, 1914-1955, lyricist.
Container of (expression): Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Tosca. E lucevan le stelle; arranged.
Container of (expressinon): Bock, Jerry. Fiddler on the roof. Selections; arranged.
Harnick, Sheldon, lyricist.
Jan Peerce Estate, donor.
Added Title
E lucevan le stelle.
Ṿe-li-Yerushalayim ʻirkha.
Sha, shtil.
Look, listen.
Tradition.
Le-ḥayim.
To life.
If were a rich man.
Jan Peerce collection of sound recordings.
Found In:
Jan Peerce collection of sound recordings.
Research Call Number
*LT-7-A 1417
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