Videos and TV shows

Videos : Jewish music and cuisine

A serie of three short videos produced by the EIJM and shown during a conference by Hervé Roten at the Cercle Bernard Lazare in Paris, on the subject of "Jewish music and cuisine" in the Yiddish, (…) Read more

Whose is this Song?

Well known by Jewish communities from all around the world, the melody of Usküdara, Fel shara or Terk in America, is known everywhere, from Turkey to the USA, passing by Morocco or Serbia, It is (…)
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Video : Jewish Music in the Aftermath of World War II

Video presented as part of the 1st edition of "Campus en musique" organized by the Medem Center-Arbeter Ring about The music of Yiddish cabarets in Paris after world war II, by Hervé Roten, (…) Read more

La source de vie : Nancy’s heritage

Overview about the music of Jews from the town of Nancy, in Josy Eisenberg’s TV show, directed bu Pascale Kenigsberg-Cahen and broadcasted in 2001 on French (…) Read more

A Jumpin’ Night in the Garden of Eden

Released in 1987, the documentary A Jumpin’ Night in the Garden of Eden talks about the revival of klezmer music in the USA at the end of the 1970’s. Read more

Video : Alberto Hemsi, a composer serving Sephardic culture

Video presented as part of the conference Coplas Sefardies - Judeo-Spanish songs by Alberto Hemsi in Hanover on March 22nd, 2018 by Hervé Roten, director of the European Institute for Jewish (…) Read more

La source de vie : Portuguese heritage

View excerpts from "La source de vie : Portuguese heritage", a show by Josy Eisenberg, with the participation of Hervé Roten, broadcasted on the occasion of the 120th anniversary of the synagogue (…) Read more

La source de vie : Esther in songs

LA SOURCE DE VIE - DIMANCHE 4 MARS 2012 - 9h15 - FRANCE 2 TELEVISION A TV show by Josy Eisenberg A TV show presented by Josy Eisenberg, with Hervé Roten, ethnomusicologist, director of the (…) Read more

La source de vie : At the time of the minstrels

TV SHOW (in French) La Source de Vie - Sunday February 15th 2015 - 9h15 am - FRANCE 2 TELEVISION A TV show hosted by Josy Eisenberg, with Hervé Roten, ethnomusicologist and director of the (…) Read more

Metz : The revival

In French. Excerpt of a concert filmed in the synagogue of Metz, for the French TV show "La source de vie" produced by Josy Eisenberg and directed by Pascale Kenigsberg-Cahen in April (…) Read more

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Jewish Music: When Singular is Plural

Wednesday November 6, 2019, 6 pm a lecture by Hervé Roten, Director of the European Institute of Jewish Music, at the Pontifical Gregorian (…)

Jacques Offenbach and friends - From the Synagogue to the Opera

NEW RELEASE AT THE EIJM’S PUBLISHING HOUSE. This CD makes us discover the original Hebrew works of Isaac and Jacques Offenbach, Giacomo Meyerbeer, (…)

Symposium in Hannover : Magnified and Sanctified, The Music of Jewish Prayer II

From the 9th to the 12th September 2019 at the Hannover university (GERMANY), international symposium on Jewish liturgical music. Hervé Roten, (…)

Musica Judaica Symposium : Jewish music between oral and written traditions

On the 14th & 15th of July 2019 in Oxford (ENGLAND) will take place an international symposium in which Hervé Roten, Director of the European (…)

The EIJM’s Gala Concert - 5th edition - From the synagogue to the opera : Jacques Offenbach and friends

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