Playlists

Jewish cradle songs 1st part

Listen to a selection of cradle songs from various traditions …

Women’s singing in Jewish tradition

The status of women in the Jewish tradition is often source of controversy. The halakha - the Jewish law - generally puts the woman in the role of the housekeeper, educator of her children. But it has not always been like that …

Klezmer music, 1st part

Listen to the playlist around klezmer music …

Yossele (Josef) Rosenblatt

A famous voice among the cantors …

The Jewish traditional wedding 1st part

The wedding in Jewish tradition follows certain rules. It’s about celebrating the union of two people, but also their belonging to a religious life …

Music and the Holocaust 1st part

After the war, the Holocaust inspired many composers who wished to pay tribute to an assassinated Jewish culture …

Chasidic music 1st part

With the Chasidic movement born in the 18th century appeared a new style of Jewish vocal music: the Chasidic song, some of which you can listen to in this playlist …

Route of the Jewish songs in France

A musical journey through a representative selection of Jewish songs, from the 13th century to the present day, sung or edited in France In the 13th century, France is a …

Jewish mothers, 1st part

The stereotype of the Jewish mother has fed generations of psychoanalysts and inspired many autobiographic and satiric books. The following playlist is a tribute to all Jewish mothers …

Chanukah: the EIJM’s selection, 1st part

The feast of Chanukah is a time for joy and singing. Here is a second selection of songs to listen to… and to sing along! Chanukah or “inauguration” in Hebrew …

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