Bas Isroel

Label image for Zonophone 3022: Lisa Einhorn, "Bas Isroel"
Bas Isroel
Lisa Einhorn,
Zonophone 3022 7857
New York, New York, ca. June 1907

Born on December 5, 1865 in Iasi, Romania, Lisa Einhorn began her professional acting career with Abraham Goldfaden’s troupe where she starred as the lead in the 1880 production of Shulamith. She toured regularly throughout Eastern Europe with Goldfaden, Hershl Goldenberg, and the Royal National Theatre in Bucharest. She briefly toured the U.S. in the early 1900s with Ivan Abramson.

Here, Einhorn performs “Bas Isroel,” recorded ca. June 1907 for the Zonophone label.