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.

Once Upon a Time - Israel Hit Tunes of Yesteryear - Album 1

Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Catalogue NumberAN 43-77,
Matrix Number 0779 / 0780
Record Label Hed-Arzi
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number400314
Number of Tracks20
Date Recorded1960-05-15
Album Artists
Notes Once Upon a Time - Israel Hit Tunes of Yesteryear - Album 1

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 - Overture
Composer(s) : N/A
2 - Seu Ziona Ness Vadegel
Composer(s) : Lyrics: G. Rosenblum; Music: Folksong
3 - Beshadmot Beth-lehem
Composer(s) : Lyrics: A. Shapira; Music: H. Karchevsky
4 - Kruim Anu
Composer(s) : Lyrics: A. Shlomsky; Music: V. Shlonsky
5 - Haya Zeh Basadeh
Composer(s) : Lyrics: Y. Oksenberg; Music: Folksong
6 - Tel-Aviv
Composer(s) : Lyrics: A. Hameiri; Music: Arab Folksong
7 - Hay Naalayim
Composer(s) : Lyrics: A. Hameiri; Music: Y. Engel
8 - Mi Yivneh Bayit
Composer(s) : Lyrics: Levin-Kipnis; Music: N. Nardi
9 - Gamal Gamali
Composer(s) : Lyrics: Y. Admon-Gorochov; Music: Y. Admon-Gorochov
10 - Shehav Bni
Composer(s) : Lyrics: E. Harussi; Music: Folksong
11 - Ani Maamin (Sahki)
Composer(s) : Lyrics: S. Tchernichovsky; Music: T. Shlonsky
12 - Shney Mihtavim
Composer(s) : Lyrics: A. Hameiri; Music: Y. Engel
13 - Veulay
Composer(s) : Lyrics: Rahel; Music: Y. Sharett
14 - Shir Hareshet (Hazaken Minaharayim)
Composer(s) : Lyrics: M. Zeira; Music: M. Zeira
15 - Hah Patish
Composer(s) : Lyrics: N. Alterman; Music: D. Sambursky
16 - Ya-hai-li-li
Composer(s) : Lyrics: Bar-Nash; Music Arranged by: Y. Edel
17 - Galgaley Haolam
Composer(s) : Lyrics: Y. San; Music: Y. Edel
18 - Kinneret
Composer(s) : Lyrics: A. Pen; Music: M. Zeira
19 - Etz Harimon
Composer(s) : Lyrics: Y. Orland; Music Arranged By: Y. Admon-Gorochov
20 - Emek (Finale Part I)
Composer(s) : Lyrics: R. Eliaz; Music: M. Levry