Baroque music

Esther, a Purim oratorio by the composer Lidarti (1730- ap. 1793)

Rediscovered in 1997, the score of the oratorio Ester (1774) by the composer Cristiano Giuseppe Lidarti is to this day the longest and richest work of all Hebrew art music of the 17th and 18th (…) Read more

Concert of Baroque Jewish Music - Venice, Mantua, Amsterdam

On April 14, 2010, nearly 200 people went to the concert "Baroque Jewish Music" in Paris, performed by Les Folastries ensemble, led by David Klein. Organized by the Yuval organisation, with the (…) Read more

Baroque Jewish music concert

3 video excerpts of the concert Baroque Jewish music, tribute to Israel Adler on April 14th, 2010 at the German evangelical church (Paris) ... Read more

Lidarti, Cristiano Giuseppe (1730 - after 1793)

A composer born in Vienna who spent a large part of his life in Italy, Lidarti was the author of several Hebrew works, including the famous oratorio Ester, the longest and richest composition of (…) Read more

Baroque Jewish Music 1

PLAYLIST Baroque Jewish music - Presentation by ethnomusicologist Hervé Roten Read more

Baroque Jewish Music

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Baroque Jewish Music part 2

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Four and Twenty Fiddlers, The Violin at the English Court 1540 - 1690

Winner of the 1995 Derek Allen prize awarded by The British Academy for musicology, Four and Twenty Fiddlers gives light for the first time on the history of the origin of the violin in (…) Read more

Of gold and light, a musical journey through Jewish celebrations

This radio program offers us a Mediterranean tour of Jewish celebrations, through the musical performance of Ensemble XVIII-21 Le Baroque Nomade. In its last disDans le dernier disque de cet (…) Read more

Courses cycle: Jewish art music in Europe in the 17th and 18th centuries (Italy, France, Holland)

The Elie Wiesel Institute organizes with the European Institute for Jewish Music a four courses cycle, on January 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th 2017 from 6h30 pm to 8h30 pm. For centuries, Jewish (…)
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