Playlists

Songs of Moroccan Jews 1st part

Judeo-Moroccan music comes from the fusion of Moroccan and Andalusian cultures With the expansion of recording methods and of vinyl records, the music from Moroccan Jews has gone worldwide and …

Music from Yiddish theaters and cabarets, 1st part

An overview of the many cultural and musical Yiddish activities in Paris from the beginning of the 19th century …

Purim 1st part

Listen to a selection of music around the Purim holiday …

Israel of yesterday and today

Israel, promised land, is a non-ending source of inspiration for many singers with Jewish origins... …

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 …

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