Alberto Hemsi

Alberto Hemsi : Coplas Sefardies

Soprano Tehila Nini Goldstein and pianist Jascha Nemtsov perform the complete 60 Coplas Sefardies (Judeo-Spanish Songs) by Alberto Hemsi in this 3-CD set released by Hänsser Classic on September 30, 2020 …

Coplas Sefardies by Alberto Hemsi – Vol.2

Release of the 2nd volume of the Coplas Sefardies by Alberto Hemsi, performed by Assaf Levitin, cantor at the reformed synagogue of Hanover, and the pianist Naaman Wagner …

Kol Nidre – New Visions

This CD presents 10 new musical visions Kol Nidre prayer, performed by 20 musicians (singers, pianist, harpist, organist, guitarist, violonist, cellist, clarinetist) and an ensemble of 30 chorists conducted by Itaï Daniel …

Alberto Hemsi : the Bela Bartok of Judeo-Spanish music

MUSIQUES JUIVES D’HIER ET D’AUJOURD’HUI - April 10, 2018, JUDAÏQUES FM (94.8), 21H05. Ketty Menasce-Hemsi evokes the memory and the Judeo-Spanish work of her father, the composer Alberto Hemsi (1898-1975) …

Alberto Hemsi, a composer serving Sephardic culture

This video, made with archives from the IEMJ, describes the life of the Spanish-Jewish composer Alberto Hemsi (1898-1975) …

Art music, 2nd part

Listen to a selection of the finest classical pieces by Emile Kaçmann, Kurt Weill, Fernand Halphen, Serge Kaufmann …

Art music, 1st part

Listen to a selection of the finest classical pieces by Emile Kaçmann, Kurt Weill, Fernand Halphen, Serge Kaufmann …

EUROPEAN INSTITUTE OF JEWISH MUSIC’S GALA CONCERT – 2015 EDITION

Watch video clips of the first edition of the European Institute of Jewish Music’s Gala Concert, “Jewish music in all its states”, which was given November 8, 2015 in Adyar Theater in …

The Alberto Hemsi Collection

In July 2004, Mme Myriam Capelluto Hemsi, the widow of the ladino collector and composer Alberto Hemsi (1898-1975), donated her husband’s archives to the EIJM. An exceptional collection which includes original manuscripts from the composer …

Hemsi, Alberto (1898-1975)

Born on June 27, 1898 in Cassaba, a Turk village East of Izmir, to Italian parents, Alberto Hemsi studied at the school of the Universal Israelite Alliance. In 1913, he …