Main holdings

Paul Fenton’s collection

Deposited in January 2019, the Fenton (Shahak) collection contains around 250 documents : rare books, old musical scores, song books, press cuts, audio cassettes, 33 and 78 RPM discs and (…)
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Joseph Sitbon’s collection

This holding comprises twenty 45 RPM discs of Eastern music.
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The Feigeles Holding

160 documents related to Ashkenazi music, among which mainly CD’s from Poland.
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The Jacques Arnold Collection

The Jacques Arnold collection is mainly composed of audio documents of liturgical music from the Ashkenazy rite.
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Halphen’s collection

Since 2006, the EIJM houses the archives of Alice and Fernand Halphen, patrons and musicians, who held in Paris an important music salon between 1900 et 1960 (…)
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Hector Sabo’s collection

Choirmaster of the great synagogue of Strasbourg, musical and artistic director of the Jewish Choral of France, Hector Sabo hosted in 2017-2018 a serie of radio broadcasts on Jewish music on (…) Read more

Collection Jacques Kapota

The Jacques Kapota collection, deposited by his son-in-law Michel Castiel, comprises over 150 vinyl discs and CD’s.
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ULIF - Copernic holding

The ULIF Copernic holding gathers the videos of the "concert season", organised by the Copernic synagogue, since 2008. This collection has been deposited by Bruno Fraitag, Vice-President of (…)
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Hélène Engel archival fonds

Hélène Engel is a singer, musicologist, author, composer and arranger. She is interested in all aspects of Jewish music, from the collecting of historical sounds to today’s (…) Read more

Abbina-Diena collection

Handwritten scores, books and discs on liturgical chants and Jewish musical traditions in Italy Read more

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