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 413: Songs of Israel

Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Catalogue NumberVZL 413
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Vistas of Israel
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number801355
Number of TracksN/A
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Songs of Israel

The reality of Israel is reflected in its folklore and its music, according to the Vistas of Israel radio program. The are 5 selections on today's show:

1) Hava Netse Bamachol is sung by a mixed choral group. 1:10-2:27

2) An untitled song about the transforming of the desert into green by the pioneers of Israel is sung by an unnamed male group. 3:19-5:23

3) An untitled song about Israel's southern desert country's being changed to an oasis is sung by an unnamed male group. 6:09-9:29

4) Ha'yoshevet Beganim, is a hora sung by an unnamed mixed group. 10:57-13:43

5) The Song Of The Valley is a song from northern Israel and is sung by a female singer accompanied by a mixed group. 13:52-14:38

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 - Songs of Israel
Composer(s) : N/A