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First resource and documentation center on Jewish music in Europe, created in 2006 by the Fondation du Judaïsme Français, the Yuval association and the Henriette Halphen Foundation, the European Institute of Jewish Music (IEMJ) aims to collect, conserve and disseminate Jewish musical heritage in France and internationally.

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Concert Hebrew melodies for cello and piano

February 9, 2022 at 7pm, at the MAHJ - Paris.…

Hebrew melodies for cello and piano, 2nd volume

This 2nd CD of Hebrew Melodies, mainly dedicated to the…

KREIN, ALEXANDER (1883-1951)

Alexander Krein (Aleksander Abramovič Krejn) was born on October 20,…

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