First World War

Fernand Halphen - A Jewish musician in the Great War : conference by Laure Schnapper

As part of the conference cycle : arts and politics, of the EHESS which took place on December 10 2015, Laure Schnapper presente the composer Fernand Halphen, who died for France mort pour la in (…) Read more

Centennial of the passing of Fernand Halphen

For the centennial year of the passing of Fernand Halphen (1872 - 1917), several events will take place : Concerts, publication of a collective book, and release of a new CD at the end of (…) Read more

Mélodies - Prescience, Conscience

4th volume of the collection Musicians and the Great War, the baritone Marc Maurillon accompanied by Anne Le Bozec at Bechstein piano perform pieces by Halphen, Février, (…) Read more

Verdun, feuillets de guerre (war leaves)

Françoise Masset and Anne Le Bozec play musical works often unpublished by composers of the 1st world war Read more

Fernand Halphen, a composer in the Great War

On April 6th 2014, for the commemorations celebrating 100 years after World War 1 (1914-1918), the European Institute for Jewish Music organized a concert, along with the Museum of Art and (…) Read more