Hey Zhankoye

On Saturday, May 26th, I gave a talk and slide show on Jewish farmers in Sharon and Amenia at the Roeliff Jansen Community library in Hillsdale, New York… In the audience at Roeliff Jansen was a woman … She surprised and delighted me by reciting a Yiddish song, Hey Zhankoye, that she had learned from her farmer grandmother… I sent out a call on email and Facebook.  A couple of weeks later, I received an email from Alexia Lali, along with several links to the song. Here are the recorded songs and the lyrics…

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