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Klez N’Zazou

Released in 2019, this new album by the Parisian band Gefilte Swing gives us a tasty mixture of klezmer and swing jazz of course, but also with notes of French song and even rock and (…)
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3 CD’s of the band Ventanas, with Tamar Ilana

3 albums of the band Ventanas, world music ensemble based in Toronto, led by Tamar Ilana
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OVES - Resonance of the Past

Released in May 2019 at Pike’s Nice Records, the CD OVES – Resonance of the Past presents misknowned Yiddish songs, as well as musical fragments from wax-cylinder (…)
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La Chorale le Chant Sacré

This 2nd CD from the choir Le Chant Sacré (The Sacred Song) was recorded at a concert that took place in the Synagogue of Obernai, in November 2012. One can hear on it tunes for Shabbat, the High (…) Read more

The Liturgy of Beta Israel - Music of the Ethiopian Jewish Prayer

Here is an anthology of great significance for the history of Jewish music. It will have taken 32 years (1986-2018) for this titanic work on Ethiopian Jewish music to finally see the light of (…) Read more

Cantor Haim Ischakis

Released in 2018 by the Europäische Zentrum für Jüdische Musik (EZJM), this 4 CD boxset offers a wide musical panorama of the liturgical tradition of Romaniote Jews from (…) Read more

Shimmering Lights – Hanukkah Music

Performed by Yale Strom’s Broken Consort, Shimmering Lights – Hanukkah Music is a beautiful compilation of songs and melodies celebrating children’s favourite holiday, Hannukkah, was released in (…) Read more

The yiddish cabaret - Korngold / Schulhoff / Desyatnikov

A disc placed under the label of the Yiddish musical tradition, imagined by Jerusalem’s Quartet, around Schulhoff, Desyatnikov and Korngold Read more

Les voix de l’oubli : Erwin Schulhoff - Léo Smit

Performed by the flutist Virginie Reibel-Escoffier, this disc deals with the times of the musical purge of Nazi Germany (1933-1945), with those musicians-composers, most of them Jewish, who were (…) Read more

Horse Raddish - Haskalah

This new album by Horse Raddish explores new imaginary territories, inspired by Yiddish folklore, jazz and contemporary music. It creates in us alternatively tenderness, humor or rage. CD (…)
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