Liturgy

Cantor Haim Ischakis

Released in 2018 by the Europäische Zentrum für Jüdische Musik EZJM), this 4 CD boxset offers a wide musical panorama of the liturgical tradition of Romaniote Jews from (…) Read more

Tribute concert to Cantor Moshe Koussevitzki

Concert filmed for the 25th anniversary of the death of Cantor Moshe Koussevitzki Read more

The cantor, or chazan : vehicle of synagogal chant - Jacques Arnold

As part of the day of study Vox Aurea-Via Sacra 2014, dedicated to sacred Jewish music, Jacques Arnold, cantor, rabbi and also member of the Jewish choir of France, invites us to consider the (…) Read more

Samuel Naumbourg (1817-1880)

PLAYLIST : A selection of liturgical compositions by Samuel Naumbourg, one of the main reformers of the French Consistorial cult in the second half of the 19th (…) Read more

Naumbourg, Samuel (1817-1880)

Born on March 15th, 1817 in Dennenlohe, in Bavaria, Samuel Naumbourg comes from a long lineage of famous cantors. Going to the synagogue very young, he learns cantorial art from South Germany. (…)
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Liturgical chants by Salomon Sulzer (1804-1890)

PLAYLIST : The best liturgical tunes by Salomon Sulzer, precursor of the new synagogal music in Europe in the beginning of the 19th century Read more

The mystical singing in hassidic tradition - Marc-Alain Ouaknin

As part of the day of study Vox Aurea-Via Sacra 2014, dedicated to sacred Jewish music, Marc-Alain Ouaknin. Rabbi, philosopher and teacher in faculty, shares a reflexion about hassidic singing (…) Read more

Itaï Daniel – Mahzor Hayim

NEW REALEASE AT THE EIJM’S EDITIONS (for a 10 euros subscription fee), this CD presents a selection of works by Itaï Daniel, a composer who finds inspiration at the source of Judaism. A real (…) Read more

Gala concert of the European Institute for Jewish Music 2018 – Between East and West

MUSIQUES JUIVES D’HIER ET D’AUJOURD’HUI - TUESDAY OCTOBER 23, 2018, JUDAÏQUES FM (94.8), 21H00. Broadcast dedicated to the EIJM’s gala concert 2018 that will blend Judeo-Spanish music, (…) Read more

Biblical cantillation and psalmody - Jean-Philippe Amar

As part of the day of study Vox Aurea-Via Sacra 2014, dedicated to sacred Jewish music, Jean-Philippe Amar, PhD in ethnomusicologyoctorant en and teacher of music education at the Paris academy, (…) Read more