Mark Olf
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Der Rebbe Elimelech (The Rabbi Elimelech)
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Bulbe (Potatoes)
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Mariyashe
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Dona Dona
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Oif'N Pripitchik (On the Oven)

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Mark Olf

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Mark Olf was for many years one of the best-known singers and composers of Yiddish and Hebrew songs in America. Born in Russia before the revolution, he emigrated to the United States as a boy and lived on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. He became a teacher at the Henry Street Settlement, and he soon discovered that he could attract listeners as a singer, violinist, and guitarist, especially with his interpretations of Jewish folk songs in Yiddish and Hebrew. He later taught a... Read more

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