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.

The Best of Jewish Short Stories from Eastern Europe and Beyond


Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Collection(s)Judaic
Catalogue Number100028
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Private label
Record FormatCD
Shelf Number100028
Number of Tracks5
Date Recorded2002
Album Artists
Notes The Best of Jewish Short Stories from Eastern Europe and Beyond

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 - On Account of a Hat
Composer(s) : Sholem Aleichem
2 - The King
Composer(s) : Isaac Babel
3 - If Not Higher
Composer(s) : I.L. Peretz
4 - Gimpel The Fool
Composer(s) : Isaac Bashevis Singer
5 - Munie The Bird Dancer
Composer(s) : Moishe Kulbak
6 - The Search
Composer(s) : Sholem Aleichem
7 - Goodbye and Good Luck
Composer(s) : Grace Paley