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Se réinventer au présent

Jessica Roda just published at the Presses universitaires de Rennes Editions a book dedicated to the Judeo-Spanish people of france and their musical (…) Read more

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Memory and resistance in music

From biblical psalms to songs of resistance, this CD released in 2015 invites, with 27 tracks, to a journey through all the styles preserved in the Jewish collective (…)
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Escales

Released in 2018, "Escales" is a CD in which features classical and traditional music, including 3 Judeo-Spanish songs arranged by Renato Kamhi for piano, violin and (…)
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Djoyas de Mar

New album by the singer Daphné Kritharas, compiling 12 songs in Greek and Judeo-Spanish from the Aegean Sea. Available in the EIJM’s online shop.
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KIF Orkestra

Release of the first album of the KIF orchestra, a klezmer brass band led since 2005 by the greatest musicians of the French klezmer stage : Denis Cuniot, Yom, Pierre Wekstein...CD Available in (…)
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Sirba Orchestra !

A collection of the best loved melodies of Cabaret Tzigane and klezmer music, Sirba Orchestra ! is a collaboration between the Sirba Octet, a full symphony orchestra and one of the best balalaika (…) Read more

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Ventanas altas de Saloniki

This double CD, published in 2013 by the university of Haifa, gathers 36 songs that come from the traditional and modern repertoires of the Jews from Salonica. Available in the EIJM’s online (…)
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Voice of the Turtle - A different night

Unusual anthology of the Passover musical repertoire, this record contains in particular several versions of the traditional song "Had Gadya", a song present in the various traditions of the (…) Read more

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Coplas Sefardies by Alberto Hemsi - Vol.1

From traditional Judeo-Spanish songs to art music ... With their recording of Alberto Hemsi’s Coplas Sefardies, Assaf Levitin (cantor at the liberal synagogue in Hanover) and pianist Naaman (…)
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Sheet music

Il gioco delle sorti

Il gioco delle sorti ("the game of fate" in Italian) is an opera composed by Gilberto Bosco in 2002, with a libretto by Sandra Reberschak. Following the theme of the Purim shpil which tells the (…) Read more

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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 (…)