“Farshpreyt zikh, vekhter,” ("Disperse ye, watchmen") khor fun di vekhter fun di druidn, num. 4 der kantate Walpurgis nakht (“Verteilt euch, wack're Männer” from Die erste Walpurgisnacht)

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1939 (Creation date: 1843)
Main contributor
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809–1847)
From Lider far a gemishtn khor, ed. Gershteyn (Wilno, 1939).
Text byJohann Wolfgang Goethe. 
Yiddish translation by Moyshe Broderzon (1890-1956).
Performed by the Rutgers Kirkpatrick Choir conducted by Patrick Gardner and accompanied by Paul Conrad. 
Soundscapes of Modernity: Jews and Music in Polish Cities
Jacobs School of Music, Dept. of Musicology
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