Conference, seminar, course

Cycle of lectures : Music and religion

Monday 3rd of December 2019, 18h30-20h : as part of the cycle of lectures of the IESR dedicated to religious music, Hervé Roten will present a wide panorama od Jewish liturgical musical practices, (…) Read more

Jewish music and cuisine

An audiovisual conference by Hervé Roten about songs that speak of Yiddish, Judeo-Spanish, Eastern and Israeli food specialties 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

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

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

VOX AUREA VIA SACRA 2014, sacred Jewish music

As part of the day of study Vox Aurea-Via Sacra 2014, dedicated to sacred jewish music, RCF invites Thierry Vinçon, the mayor of Saint-Amand-Montrond and organiser of the symposium, Marc-Alain (…) Read more

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

Kol Nidre

Here are a few excerpts of the conference as well as the concert performed around the Kol Nidre, that was given on November 18th 2009 in the Copernic synagogue in (…) Read more

Conference : Discovering Jewish music

Filmed conference (in French - beneath), at the Medem center Introduction to Jewish music by ethnomusicologist Hervé Roten. Read more

Conference: music, language and Jewish songs

Filmed conference (beneath), as part of the 1st edition of “Campus en Musique” festival, about music, languages and Jewish songs, by Hervé Roten, director of the European Institute for Jewish (…) Read more