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Purim - Holiday Music Box

Published in 1951 in the United States, this 78 RPM disc features Purim songs for children. Read more

Léon Algazi’s Sacred Service

Léon Algazi’s Sacred Service, presented in 1954 by the composer in his liturgical and musical program Écoute Israël, was recorded on 8 pyral 78 RPM discs recently deposited at the EIJM by his (…) Read more

The "Nocturne Ville d’Avrayen" by George Enescu (1881-1955)

Story of an original musical score by Enescu, rediscovered in the EIJM’s archives
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Chanukah in Song and Story

Two small format 78 RPM discs (17 cm) from the 1950’s, published by New York music label Reena Record Corporation, with Chanukah songs and prayers performed by Seymour Silbermintz on piano and (…) Read more

Hebrew songs for children - Sabbath songs for children

Published in New-York at the beginning of the 1950’s, these boxes containing two discs each, prepared by Hannah Harris, feature songs for children, sung in Hebrew and accompanied on the piano by (…)
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Rebirth of a nation

This disc gathers recordings and documents related to the creation of the state of Israel Read more

Israeli Chassidic Song Festival

33 RPM discs compilations of chassidic songs performed in Israel during music festivals.
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Polka Chanukah

Polka for piano, cornet, violin and doublebass by Isaac Strauss, on the musical theme of Maoz tsur, an emblematic prayer of Chanukah Read more

Compilation of ancient and modern Hebraic chants

A compilation of musical scores of 1‎4‎6 pages comprising Shabbat services as well as holiday services
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Music from the prayers of Rosh Hachanah

73 musical scores, for 2 to 4 parts choral and cantor, of the main prayers of Rosh Hashanah sang in the synagogue of La Victoire... Read more

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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

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