Conference, seminar, course

Conference: Yiddish music from the cabarets in the aftermath of WWII

Filmed conference (beneath), from the first edition of “Campus en musique” at the Medem Center Arbeter Ring, dedicated to Yiddish music from the Paris cabarets in the aftermath of WWII, by Hervé (…) Read more

Discovering Jewish music: a conference by Hervé Roten

On May 3rd 2017 at 7 pm in the synagogue of Bordeaux, Hervé Roten will hold a conference on Jewish music, illustrated with many audio and video examples, letting us roam through 3700 years of (…) Read more

Courses cycle: Jewish art music in Europe in the 17th and 18th centuries (Italy, France, Holland)

The Elie Wiesel Institute organizes with the European Institute for Jewish Music a four courses cycle, on January 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th 2017 from 6h30 pm to 8h30 pm. For centuries, Jewish (…) Read more

Yiddish song workshop with Sasha Lurje and Eléonore Biezunski

Women always had a major role in Jewish society. Despite the religious ban around the women’s voice, called "kol isha", many songs and melodies come precisely from the women’s (…) Read more

The importance of singing in the Jewish tradition - Hervé Roten

As part of the day of study Vox Aurea-Via Sacra 2014, dedicated to Jewish sacred music, Hervé Roten, ethnomusicologist and director of the European Institute for Jewish Music presents a vocal (…) Read more