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.

Long Ago (And Far Away); Humoresque


Collection(s)Vintage
Catalogue Number18602 A / 18602 B
Matrix Number 71853
Record Label Decca
Record Format78 RPM - 10"
Shelf Number919
Number of Tracks2
Date Recorded1944
Album Artists
Notes Fox Trot | Jerome Kern: Jewish Composer; Ira Gershwin: Jewish Lyricist

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 - Humoresque
Composer(s) : Antonin Dvorak
2 - Long Ago (And Far Away)
Composer(s) : Jerome Kern ; Ira Gershwin