by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Freylach zain
Language: Yiddish (יידיש) 
Yoshke, Yoshke,shpan dem loshek, zol er
gicher loifn
Tomer vet er zich obshteln veln mir im nit
kenen farkoifn
Der Rebe hot geheysn freylach zain,
trinken brofn, nit kain vain ...
Yoshke, Yoshke ...


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):

  • by Sergio Liberovici (1930 - 1991), "Freylach zain", rev. 1985, note: collected from the voice of the people who were prisoners in the Nazi concentration camps and who were passing through Turin in 1945 [
     text verified 1 time

Researcher for this text: Ferdinando Albeggiani

This text was added to the website: 2009-01-28
Line count: 7
Word count: 34