Main holdings

Abbina-Diena collection

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

Icek and Sosza Ita Zalc’s collection

This fund, which includes many LP records, was deposited at the European Institute for Jewish Music by Jean-Michel Zalc, son of Icek and Sosza Ita Zalc.
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The Sillamy archives

New unique documents arrived to enrich this collection composed of discs, field recordings, press clips, books, photographies... most of them being very (…) Read more

Radio holding of Maurice Azoulay

Maurice Azoulay is born in Meknes in Marocco. He was the first DJ from Paris to broadcast Jewish music in 1981. He has two radio shows on Judaïques FM, La fête orientale and Neim Zémirot Created in (…) Read more

Archives from Jean Bécache

Handwritten musical scores, original compositions and liturgical sheet music from Algeria, audio cassettes, writings on the theory of the music... Read more

The musical archives from the Great Synagogue of La Victoire (Paris, France)

These archives represent today the most important holding of Ashkenazi liturgical music in France.
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The musical archives of the synagogue of Neuilly (Paris region, France)

On November 1st 2011, the synagogue of Neuilly deposited to the European Institute for Jewish Music all of its musical archives: more than 370 music scores and archives that have been cleaned, (…)
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The Samoun-Szlakman’s holding

The holding given by Marlène Samoun comprise around 30 discs that she inherited from the Szlakman family. It includes popular Jewish music, Yiddish cabaret singers or records from Israeli (…) Read more

The holding of Charlie Rosilio

Israeli and religious music
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The musical archives from the synagogue of Metz

Between June and September 2015, nearly 500 music scores and other documents from the Jewish community of Metz have been digitilized by the EIJM, that preserves this way an important part of the (…)
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