The Recorded Sound Archives (RSA) is a unit of FAU Libraries Special Collections department. We are located in the Wimberly Library on FAU's Boca Raton campus.

Originally established in 2002 as a small project dedicated to the preservation of recorded Jewish music, it has matured into a robust digitization operation for all types of sound recordings.


Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Catalogue Number3 A / 3 B
Matrix Number RS 812-B / RS 808-E
Record Label Musicraft
Record Format78 RPM - 10"
Shelf Number503191
Number of Tracks2
Date Recorded1940
Album Artists
Notes Disc 3 of 4 in Musicraft album F1, "An Album of Yiddish Folk Songs," with original artwork. Specially recorded for The Jewish Daily Forward See also YIVO #1962.3

Recordings restricted by copyright will only play 45 seconds to give you a sense of what that recording originally sounded like. These recordings can be identified by the words (Research Station) in the music player.

If a song listed below has not been digitized yet, it will NOT show up within the player. If you need us to digitize this song/album, you can make a formal request here.
1 - Viglid
Composer(s) : Charick ; Yampolski
2 - Shterendl
Composer(s) : N/A