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.

Folk Dance in Israel Today


Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Collection(s)Judaic
Catalogue NumberCG 638
Matrix Number CGL 638 A/B
Record Label Collector's Guild
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number401637
Number of Tracks16
Date Recorded1965
Album Artists
Notes In this album, recorded in Israel, you will find music for a variety of popular dances, including folk dances of the early years, new dances and traditional European favorites. The orchestrations and tempo are perfect for dancing � so HAVAH NIRKODAH! Let's dance!

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 - Kuma Aha (sic.) Echa
Composer(s) : Sheinberg-Postolsky
2 - Hineh Mah Tov
Composer(s) : M.Jacobson
3 - Nigun Atik
Composer(s) : M Kashtan, A. Ne'eman
4 - Horah Nirkodah
Composer(s) : M. Lavry
5 - Bat Hacarmel
Composer(s) : A.Bar-Am-E. Netzer
6 - Alexandrovah
Composer(s) : folk melody
7 - Cherkessiah K'fulah
Composer(s) : folk melody
8 - Merkavah
Composer(s) : folk melody
9 - Horah N'urim
Composer(s) : A. Ben-Ze'ev; E. Netzer
10 - Mazurkah
Composer(s) : folk melody
11 - Ez Vakeves
Composer(s) : M. Shelem
12 - Erev Ba
Composer(s) : E. Avisar - A. Levanon
13 - Debkah Hilel
Composer(s) : A. Ben-Ze-ev; E. Netzer
14 - Korovushkah
Composer(s) : folk melody
15 - Hamahol Hay'vani
Composer(s) : folk melody
16 - Krakoviyak
Composer(s) : folk melody