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Two Folksongs of the New Palestine

Arrangements by Weill (1938) for voice and piano.

Song List
Performance Information

Song list

Havu l'venim (Bring the Bricks)
Original melody: Mordecai Seira

Baa M'nucha (Song of the Emek -- There Comes Peace unto the Weary)
Original melody: Daniel Sambursky; text by Nathan Alterman

Performance Information

Duration: 7 minutes
Published Editions: Israeli Folk Music, A-R Editions (with additional folk song arrangements by other composers)
European American Music EA 851 (Weill's two arrangements only)
Performance Materials: All territories: EAMC
First performance: Unknown

Guide to orchestration, territory abbreviations, and publishers' symbols.


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