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Voice of the Turtle - A different night

Unusual anthology of the Passover musical repertoire, this record contains in particular several versions of the traditional song "Had Gadya", a song present in the various traditions of the (…) Read more

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Coplas Sefardies by Alberto Hemsi - Vol.1

From traditional Judeo-Spanish songs to art music ... With their recording of Alberto Hemsi’s Coplas Sefardies, Assaf Levitin (cantor at the liberal synagogue in Hanover) and pianist Naaman (…)
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Sheet music

Il gioco delle sorti

Il gioco delle sorti ("the game of fate" in Italian) is an opera composed by Gilberto Bosco in 2002, with a libretto by Sandra Reberschak. Following the theme of the Purim shpil which tells the (…) Read more

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Tango Ladino, Un sueño

After the albums "A la una yo naci" (Vde-Gallo label) and "Fuente Nueva" (Editions of the EIJM), Keren Esther records her 3rd album, Tango Ladino, Un sueño, with Sefardi songs as well as (…) Read more

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Mémoire et Cinéma

Ten years after the release of the CD "Romantisme hébraïque", the violinist Isabelle Durin and the pianist Michaël Ertzscheid publish a new record of film music around Judaism and its (…) Read more

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Tape cinq ! - Staïffi et ses Mustafa’s

Albert Darmon, known as Staïffi, has just given to the European Institute for Jewish Music two CDs containing 24 of his most famous songs.
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Books, articles

L’Algérie en musique

L’Harmattan has just published "Algeria in Music". Made from record booklets, this book speaks of all styles of music in Algeria. Read more

Books, articles

Comptines du jardin d’Eden

A beautiful book-disc, published in 2005 by Editions Didier Jeunesse, gathering childrens’ songs and lullabies in Hebrew, Arabic, Yiddish, and Judeo-Spanish, now available for consultation at the (…) Read more

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Les Bubbey Mayse

Released in February 2017, this 1st CD from the quartet of singers and musicians Bubbey Mayse revisits klezmer music and Yiddish song with delicacy and (…)
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Oyf der tsung

Here is the first album of the Marx Sisters, French quintet, who perform traditional songs of Yiddish folklore.
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A conference proposed by Théa Herz and the EIJM, as part of the Festival of Jewish Cultures in Paris, on June 13, 2018 at 6PM at the townhouse of (…)

Release of the 2 first collections of musical scores by Itaï Daniel at the EIJM’s editions

The EIJM is happy to announce the release of 2 sheet music collections of melodies for Shabbat, by the composer Itaï Daniel, one for voice and (…)

Concert « Coplas Sefardies - Judeo-Spanish songs » by Alberto Hemsi in Hanover

Thursday March 22nd, 2018 : an event organised by Das Europäische Zentrum für Jüdische Musik and the reformed Jewish community of Hanover, in (…)

Release of 2 new musical scores by Serge Kaufmann at the EIJM’s editions

2 new unreleased musical scores are now available at the EIJM

The musical instruments in the Bible - between myth and reality : conference by Hervé Roten

On February 12th 2018 at 7h00 pm, conference about the musical instruments in the Bible, by Hervé Roten, at the Institut Universitaire Elie Wiesel (…)