[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements--addendum to last posting on recording of hassidic Yiddish

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
Tue Feb 16 20:36:30 EST 2010

Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements

Feb. 16, 2010

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Date: Sun, 14 Feb 2010 16:52:40 -0500 (EST)
From: ZELDA NEWMAN <ZELDA.NEWMAN at lehman.cuny.edu>
Subject: Addendum to posting on recording of hassidic Yiddish

Here's the rest of the informaion on how to access the recordings of 
Hassidic New York Yiddish on talkbank.org
Here's what you do:
1) click on CABANK
2) Under DATABASE click on "playback without downloading".
3) in the next window, on the left hand side, you'll see a batch of 
languages listed alphabetically.  Yiddish is at the bottom of the list.
As of now there are two recofdings: one af a young man under 30, one of a 
young man slightly above 30.

I'll be happy to have folks listen and suggest corrections of the 
transcriptions. Transcriptions are extraordinarily difficult and 
time-consuming. Every time I listen, I change something. Suggestions for 
change are welcome.
Zelda Kahan Newman
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