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First resource and documentation center on Jewish music in Europe, created in 2006 by the Fondation du Judaïsme Français, the Yuval association and the Henriette Halphen Foundation, the European Institute of Jewish Music (IEMJ) aims to collect, conserve and disseminate Jewish musical heritage in France and internationally.

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Sukkot, 1st part

Discover a playlist of the main tunes of the Sukkot…

Sukkot, 2nd part

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Simchat Torah, 1st part

Discover a selection of tunes for the holiday of Simhat…

Simchat Torah, 2nd part

Discover a second playlist of tunes for the holiday of…

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