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.

For The Very First Time

Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Catalogue NumberLPM-6100
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label RCA Victor
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number013120
Number of Tracks30
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes N/A

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 - Blues In The Night
Composer(s) : Harold Arlen; Johnny Mercer
2 - Medley: My Sal Gal, You're A Lucky Guy, When Summer Is Gone, Wabash Blues
Composer(s) : Paul Dresser; Chaplin; Cahn; Wilhite; Harrison; Meinken; Ringle
3 - Sweet And Low
Composer(s) : J. Barnby; Alfred Tennyson
4 - Medley: I Never Knew, Let's All Sing Together, Thinking Of You, Alice Blue Gown
Composer(s) : Pitts; Egan; Marsh
5 - Hallelujah
Composer(s) : Youmans; Robin; Grey
6 - Sarong
Composer(s) : Jerry Gray
7 - Nickel Serenade
Composer(s) : Sharbutt; Remark: Stanton
8 - Medley: Whispering, Ooh! What You Said, Dipsy Doodle, Birth Of The Blues
Composer(s) : Schonberger; Cobern; Rose; Carmichael; Mercer; Larry Clinton; DeSylva; Brown; Henderson
9 - Rockin' Chair
Composer(s) : Hoagy Carmichael
10 - Medley: Sweet Leilani, Yesterthoughts, Smoke Rings
Composer(s) : H. Owens; Herbert; Adams; Gifford; Washington;
11 - T'aint No Use At All
Composer(s) : Hill; Johnson
12 - Medley: Goodnight Sweetheart, I'm Stepping Out With A Memory Tonight, When My Baby Smiles At Me, The Blues Serenade
Composer(s) : Noble; Campbell; Connelly; Wrubel; Magidson; Von Tilzer: Munro; Lewis: Sterling; Signorelli; Parish
13 - Silver Threads Among The Gold
Composer(s) : Danks; Rexford
14 - A Love Song Hasn't Been Sung
Composer(s) : Dickinson; Conway; Gray
15 - Medley: Some Of These Days, Memphis Blues
Composer(s) : Shelton Brooks; Handy: Robinson
16 - Dig It
Composer(s) : Hal Borne; Johnny Mercer
17 - Walking By The River
Composer(s) : Sour; Carliste
18 - Medley: When Irish Eyes Are Smiling, Confucius Say, Rose Room, Wang Wang Blues
Composer(s) : Ball; Graff; Olcott;Lombardo; Friend; Hickman; Williams; Mueller; Wood; Johnson; Busse
19 - One Dozen Roses
Composer(s) : Donovon; Jurgens; Lewis; Washburn
20 - Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Composer(s) : Spiritual
21 - Conversation Piece
Composer(s) : Bill Finegan
22 - Medley: If I Had My Way, All The Things You Are, Oh, Johnny! Oh, Johnny! Oh!, Blue (and Brokenhearted)
Composer(s) : Klein; Kendis Kern; Hammerstein II; Olman; Rose; Clarke; Leslie; Handma
23 - Blue Afterglow
Composer(s) : Glover; Hall
24 - Medley: If You Were The Only Girl In The World, Sweet Potato Piper, Song Of The Islands, Bye Bye Blues
Composer(s) : Ayer; Gray; Monaco; Burke;Charles E. King; Lown; Bennett; Hamm
25 - Solid As A Stonewallwall Jackson
Composer(s) : Jerry Gray; J. Chalmers MacGregor
26 - Gabby Goose
Composer(s) : Arletta May
27 - I Hear A Rhapsody
Composer(s) : Fragos; Baker
28 - Medley: I Cried For You, This Changing World, Marie, Blue Skies
Composer(s) : Arnheim; Lyman; Freed; Suesse; Adamson; Irving Berlin
29 - Solitude
Composer(s) : Ellington; DeLange; Mills
30 - A-tisket A-tasket
Composer(s) : Al Feldman; Ella Fitzgerald