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.

VZL 86: Music from Israel

Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Catalogue NumberVZL 86
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Vistas of Israel
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number801162
Number of Tracks1
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Music From Israel

Musical composers combine their own creative genius with themes from the life and times in which they live. For example, if courage is required, a song of courage is written.

1) Shomeyr Ma Mi-lailah (Watchman, What Of The Night?), sung by Abraham Bilkamisky with the Kol Israel Orchestra. 1:52 - 4:48

2) Keyn Yovdou (A Defender's Song), sung by Shoshana Damari, accompanied by the Hed Artzi Orchestra, composed by Ben Uri. 5:25 - 7:15

3) Heh-challil (A Flute Song), sung by Abraham Bilkamisky, accompanied by the Kol Israel Orchestra, composed by David Zahavi. 7:55 - 9:52

4)Orz, sung by Shoshana Damari, accompanied by the Hed Artzi Orchestra, composed by Norzi. 10:35 - 13:14

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 - Music from Israel
Composer(s) : N/A