Holocaust Memorial Day Ceremony 2022

You can watch a live broadcast of the event on this page. Sensitive content - due to the nature of the subject, some of the ceremony content can be distressing. If you find / found any of the content upsetting, please visit the sensitive content line for a list of resources that you can refer to. Due to the ongoing […]

JMI ONLINE: UNDER NEWBORN STARS

THE PROGRAMME WILL BE AVAILABLE TO WATCH FOR FREE WHERE THE IMAGE ABOVE CURRENTLY SITS. (more details to follow)Under Newborn Stars tells a story of migration, loss & triumph.Photographer Maja Blumenfeld’s collection of previously hidden and largely unpublished photographic negatives capture the faces, landscapes, architecture and lifestyles of interwar Berlin and mid-twentieth-century Auckland, New Zealand. […]

EXCLUSIVE JMI GALA & FUNDRAISER 2022 – WATCH HERE

TO DONATE PLEASEVISIT THE DONATE BUTTON ON THE TOP RIGHTIF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DONATEText DONATEJMI 10 to 70085 to donate £10Text DONATEJMI 20 to 70085 to donate £20- PHONE LINES ARE NOW CLOSED - A Celebration of Jewish Classical Musicians: In Honour of JMI’s Past Presidents  Lord Menuhin, Lady Solti and Leopold de Rothschild  […]

JMI’s Ot Azoy 2022 – Learn Yiddish

Jewish Music Institute SOAS University of London, London

ALL REGISTRATION INFORMATION HAS BEEN SENT TO APPLICANTS PLEASE CHECK JUNK FOLDERS IN CASE IT WENT THERE SUNDAY 3RD APRIL, JMI, SOAS, MAIN BUILDING RECEPTION, WC1H 0XGLEVEL 1 REGISTERS FROM 2PMALL OTHER LEVELS FROM 3PM Discover JMI’s famous full immersion courses in Yiddish Language, Song and Culture for people of all ages, levels and backgrounds, […]

£150.00 – £250.00

JMI’s Klezfest 2022 – Learn Klezmer, Play Klezmer

Jewish Music Institute SOAS University of London, London

ALL REGISTRATION INFORMATION HAS BEEN SENT TO APPLICANTS PLEASE CHECK JUNK FOLDERS IN CASE IT WENT THERE SUNDAY 3RD APRIL, JMI, SOAS, MAIN BUILDING RECEPTION, WC1H 0XGPLEASE REGISTER FROM 5PM Times:Sunday: Registration from 5pm, Jam session from 6pmMonday - Thursday: 10am - 6pm, plus concerts and jam session.We are very happy to announce that our […]

£150.00 – £250.00

Golden Peacock 2022 – Learn Yiddish Song

DUE TO THE PANDEMIC WE ARE POSTPONING THIS COURSE - NEW DATE ANNOUNCED SOONALL TICKETS STILL VALID - WE WILL CONTACT ALL REGISTERED STUDENTS BY 14TH FEBRUARY Learn to sing Yiddish song at Golden Peacock Yiddish Song School in the heart of London at SOAS The Golden Peacock The Yiddish Song course led by internationally […]

£150.00 – £250.00

KLEZFEST FACULTY CONCERT

Jewish Music Institute SOAS University of London, London

Klezfest ConcertBrunei Gallery TheatreSOAS University of LondonThornhaugh StWC1H 0XGDoors 6.30pmConcert starts 7pmFinish 9pm JMI’s Klezfest are bringing their Spring School faculty of international klezmer superstars to SOAS. This is a rare opportunity to hear and dance with significant players in the klezmer revival movement perform. Susi Evans Merlin ShepherdPolina Shepherd Indra BuraczewskaSzilvia CsarankoJosh MiddletonSimon RothAnna Lowenstein An […]

£10.00

Cancelled MISCHA SPOLIANSKY: IT’S IN THE AIR

Come and join us for a two-part Spoliansky evening There is currently much activity around the music of Mischa Spoliansky, with a production of one of his shows planned for Manchester, a new recording of his orchestral music coming out, new publications of his music and further recordings under discussion. We are pleased to be […]

Free

JMI Youth Big Band at Pizza Express Jazz Club

Pizza Express Soho Pizza Express Jazz Club, 10 Dean Street, London

Music of Jewish origin and cutting edge jazz sounds fused together to create Jewish music as you’ve never heard it before. Led by inspirational Musical Director Sam Eastmond (Spike Orchestra, John Zorn) this is music for the next generation performed by the next generation.

JMI Online: Secret Chord Series: New Moon Rising

New Moon Rising, a trio of powerhouse female voices in Jewish music. Original spiritual music with lush, powerful harmonies interwoven with violin, mandolin and guitar. The audio from which will […]

Age of Confidence: Jacqueline du Pré and the Elgar Cello Concerto

PRESS PLAY AT 7.30PM TO WATCH ABOVEThis year marks the 60th anniversary of Jacqueline du Pré's groundbreaking performance of the Elgar Cello Concerto at the Royal Festival Hall, which shook the classical music world. To celebrate, Jewish Renaissance have teamed up with the Jewish Music Institute to show Christopher Nupen's 1982 documentary, Jacqueline du Pré […]

KlezNorth on the Moor – on Ilkley Moor

KlezNorth on the Moor (10-12 June) will be at the beautiful Fell Edge on Ilkley Moor in Yorkshire, which has oodles of space for camping and stunning views of the moors. The […]

JMI’s World Of Jewish Music

Come and join JMI's journey through the Diaspora traditions and genres of Jewish MusicIn this feature presentation, we will journey together around the world, across time and geography to examine […]

JMI Online: Azrieli Music Prize in Israel 2021

Screening information: This programme will be available to watch at the location above (where the picture is positioned) on the date of the event.The Azrieli Foundation was pleased to partner […]

Rediscovering Stencl: Exhibition launch and music workshop

SOAS Library are the fortunate custodians of collection of manuscripts, photographs and ephemeria belonging to the Yiddish language poet Avrom Nachum Stencl. This event opens the collection and exhibition with […]