The music of Ahuva Ozeri

Pioneer of Israeli music

PLAYLIST below

Ahuva Ozeri, Jewish singer of Yemenite origin, starts her career in the 1960’s.

She regularly accompanies herself with the "Bulbul Tarang", an Indian plucked string and keyboard instrument, that she learned to play with Ravi Shankar.

She is also a vocal coach for famous artists such as Zohar Argov, Daklon, Yoav Itshakou or the musical band Hadag Nahash.

She passed away the 13th of December 2016 at the age of 68.
In forty years, she published over 20 albums; the Israeli daily newspaper Ha’aretz called her "founding mother of Mizrahi music" and the BBC "great priestess of Oriental music".

Listen to

In case the music player doesn't open, you must allow the opening of pop-ups for the website iemj.org in your browser settings.

  • Kadima BiGuéava

  • Emèk Haprahim

  • LéZékhèr Hamasok

  • Elokaye

  • Imi, imi

  • Chira Bokaat’ Ba’Hédèr

  • Léane Elèkh

  • HaHayal Chéli

Lire tout

You may also like

The interpretation of rites

Broadcasted on French radio France Culture, on October 5 & 12, 2014, Marc-Alain Ouaknin invites in his program "Talmudiques" Hervé Roten who (…)

Training of Music Teachers of Paris - 2011

The CFMJ continues its educational action by organising another training day for music teachers in Paris. In the program : a large overview on (…)

The CFMJ at the Festival of Jewish Culture in Paris

Conferences, round table and concerts : find all the events co-organized by the CFMJ at the Festival of Jewish Culture in Paris, on June 29 and (…)

Second summer university of Judeo-Spanish in Paris

7 - 12 JULY 2013 in the Centre Edmond Safra - 6 bis rue Michel-Ange - Paris 16e In July 2012, the first university of Judeo-Spanish, organized (…)

Symposium and concerts Vox Aurea-Via Sacra 2014 - Sacred Jewish music

Sunday September 7th, 2014, 18200 Saint-Armand Montrond Sacred music holds an essential place in Jewish music history. All day long, conferences (…)