Yiddish

Hidden sides of Hélène Engel, author, composer and performer of Jewish music.

MUSIQUES JUIVES D’HIER ET D’AUJOURD’HUI – JULY 4, 2017, JUDAÏQUES FM (94.8), 21H05. The singer Hélène Engel got involved in the renewal of Jewish music in France since the beginning of the 1980's. …

Trésors du cinéma yiddish [Treasures of Yiddish cinema]

4 emblematic films of Yiddish cinema, made mainly in Poland, Russia and the USA between 1930 and 1950. More than 10 hours of stories and Yiddish music, often unpublished …

French songs, Jewish songs, a creative interference

A filmed lecture hosted by Hervé Roten, as part of the 1st edition of “Campus en Musique” organized by the Medem Center Arbeter Ring …

Yiddish music in Parisian cabarets after WWII

A filmed conference, presented by Hervé Roten and David Winter, as part of the first edition of "Campus en musique" organized by the Medem-Arbeter Ring …

Jewish Music in Paris in the Aftermath of WWII, Elesdisc 1948-1953

Publication in the "Archives" collection of an anthology of 6 CDs of post-war Yiddish cabaret music, based on recordings published by the Elesdisc label between 1948 and 1953, entirely remastered! …

Itsik’s Megilah

Released in March 2015, the Medem Center Arbeter Ring in Paris published the famous Purim Shpil written by the poet Itsik Manger (1901-1969), with lyrics and music score, put on music by Dov Seltzer …

Yiddish Glik

Radio show hosted by Douglas Kiman, broadcasted on Judaïque FM on Decembre 7th 2016. Klezmer music ;Guest : Charles Rappoport.

EUROPEAN INSTITUTE OF JEWISH MUSIC’S GALA CONCERT – 2016 EDITION

Watch video clips of the second edition of the European Institute of Jewish Music’s Gala Concert, “Jewish music in all its states”, which took place on Sunday November 6th, 2016, Cortot Hall …

A katsn’ shpring – un saut de chat

Through 12 beautiful songs, the band makes us travel through Judeo-Spanish and Yiddish traditions, with a very personal touch …

Yerushe – Treasures from Yiddish musical archives

This CD, performed by Eléonore Biezunski and her group of musicians, revives an entire repertoire of Yiddish songs that lay dormant in European and American archives …