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Radio shows from the EIJM

The hazzan, the prayer and the synagogue’s chanting

MUSIQUES JUIVES D’HIER ET D’AUJOURD’HUI - TUESDAY 10th MARCH 2015, JUDAÏQUES FM (94.8), 21H05 Called sometimes « cantor », the hazzan is an emblematic figure in judaism. Holder of the sung tradition (…) Read more

Online resources

Chazzanut Online

(Amsterdam, Netherlands) Website dedicated to Ashkenazi liturgical music, or chazzanut. Many resources available, scores, audios, biographies of cantors (…)
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The cantor, or chazan : vehicle of synagogal chant

As part of the day of study Vox Aurea-Via Sacra 2014, dedicated to sacred Jewish music, Jacques Arnold, cantor, rabbi and also member of the Jewish choir of France, invites us to consider the (…) Read more


Tribute concert to Cantor Moshe Koussevitzki

Concert filmed for the 25th anniversary of the death of Cantor Moshe Koussevitzki Read more


Yossele (Josef) Rosenblatt

A great voice among the cantors Born in Bila Tserka in Ukraine, Rosenblatt starts his career as member of the synagogue choir... Read more

Hors arborescence

The EIJM’s Youtube channel

Discover our YouTube Channel and its many videos presenting our sound collections, our concerts, conferences, seminars and courses, our publications, discographic publications and original video (…)
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Musical artists and Bands

Sonia Wieder Atherton

(Classical music, France) In recent years she has instigated a wide range of projects conceived as complete musical and visual experiences : Jewish songs, a cycle for cello and piano inspired by (…)
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Sofia Falkovitch Cantor

For the first time in France, Jewish sacred music is sung by a female cantor accompanied by a chamber orchestra. The primary aim of the artist Sofia Falkovitch is to pass on and share her love (…)
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Secular music

Klezmer music: from the past to the present

Klezmer is an instrumental music for celebrations which was once performed in the Jewish communities of Eastern Europe at weddings or joyous religious celebrations, such as Purim, Simhat Torah, (…) Read more


Discovering Jewish music: a conference by Hervé Roten

On May 3rd 2017 at 7 pm in the synagogue of Bordeaux, Hervé Roten will hold a conference on Jewish music, illustrated with many audio and video examples, letting us roam through 3700 years of (…)
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