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.

Contes d'Hoffman - Barcarolle -


Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Collection(s)Vintage; No Collection; Judaic
Catalogue Number3010-B / 3010-A
Matrix Number B-14845-4 / B-14846-4
Record Label Victrola Record
Record Format78 RPM - 10"
Shelf Number517229
Number of Tracks2
Date Recorded1914-05-21
Album Artists
Notes Jewish vocalist, born Reba Feinsohn

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 - Contes d'Hoffman - Barcarolle - Bell Nuit
Composer(s) : Jacques Offenbach
2 - Life's Dream is O'er
Composer(s) : Joseph Ascher; S. G. Pratt