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 NumberN/A
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Private label
Record FormatCD
Shelf Number100153
Number of TracksN/A
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes This album is a celebration of Ashkenazi culture. There are songs, stories and reminiscences covering hundreds of years of history and the present. All the songs in this recording are in Hebrew. Some like “Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen” are folk melodies, “Shiroh” is cantorial, and “Lebn Zol Columbus” is from the Yiddish theater.

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 - Speech
Composer(s) : Ben Steinberg
2 - Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen with Speech
Composer(s) : Ben Steinberg
3 - Am Yisrael Chai
Composer(s) : John Weinzweig
4 - Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen with Speech
Composer(s) : Ben Steinberg
5 - Partizaner Lid
Composer(s) : Bonia Shur
6 - Song of Jewish Partisans
Composer(s) : Jules Chajes
7 - Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen
Composer(s) : N/A
8 - March to Jerusalem- Shulamith
Composer(s) : A. Goldfaden
9 - Shiroh
Composer(s) : Alexander Olshanetsky
10 - Sheyn Vi Di Levoneh
Composer(s) : Joseph Rumshinsky
11 - Der Rabbe
Composer(s) : Stanley Sperber
12 - A Geneyve
Composer(s) : Yefim Adler
13 - Abi Gezint
Composer(s) : Abe Ellstein
14 - Lebn Zol Columbus
Composer(s) : Aaron Perimutter
15 - Nign Talmidel Besht
Composer(s) : Ben Steinberg