The Institute

The first center dedicated to the documentation and the resources pertaining to Jewish music in Europe, the European Institute of Jewish Music (IEMJ) was created in 2006 by the French Judaism Foundation, the Yuval association and the Henriette Halphen Foundation. Under the auspices of the musicologist Hervé Roten, the institute’s goals are the preservation and dissemination of the Jewish musical heritage.

Since September 2012, after being relocated to 42 rue Nationale in Paris 13th, the European Institute of Jewish Music has been active in:

A day at the EIJM

From collecting to valorization, the preservation of the musical archives...