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.

Come Back to Sorrento

Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Catalogue NumberLR 102
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Cadenza Records
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number403624
Number of TracksN/A
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Louis Danto gives these songs a distinctive and disarming interpretation, treating the music with feeling, flair and freshness. Danto sings the songs of Naples and Sorrento as though they were his native town.

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 - Serenta D'Amore
Composer(s) : Julius Chayes
2 - Fenesta Che Lucive
Composer(s) : Vincenzo Bellini
3 - Mal D'Amore
Composer(s) : Buzzi-Peccia
4 - Mattinata
Composer(s) : Leoncavallo
5 - I Te Vurria Vasa
Composer(s) : Di Capua
6 - Addio Bel Sogno
Composer(s) : De Burtis
7 - La Romania
Composer(s) : Lazzaro
8 - Lolita
Composer(s) : Buzzi-Peccia
9 - Piscatore E' Pusilleco
Composer(s) : Tagliaferri
10 - Core 'Ngrato
Composer(s) : Cardillo
11 - Vaghissima Sembianza
Composer(s) : Donaudy
12 - Non Ti Scordar Di Me
Composer(s) : De Curtis
13 - Torna a Sorrento
Composer(s) : De Curtis
14 - Tiritomba
Composer(s) : (Anonymous)