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 be released as a debut album this summer.  Program: “The Other Side of Fear” by Elana Arian “Dodi Li”, by Deborah Sacks Mintz“What If” by […]

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 Musical Director will be the virtuoso Klezmer clarinetist Merlin Shepherd with a fantastic team of tutors: Michael Alpert, Gica Loening, Sonia Gollance and Phil Tomlinson. The weekend will […]

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 and celebrate the rich diversity and living heritage of Jewish music.Ashkenazi: Dr Alex Knapp - JMI Trustee and the first Joe Loss Lecturer in Jewish Music Sephardi: JMI […]

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 with the Israel Contemporary Players for the Israel premieres of award-winning works by 2020 Azrieli Music Prize (AMP) laureates: Keiko Devaux (The Azrieli Commission for […]

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 a performance of his works and a chance to engage with the collection, the yiddish language and his texts put to music by master musician […]

JMI Online: Secret Chord Series: MOSTLY KOSHER

Mostly Kosher, the acclaimed klezmer gypsy-rock band, radically reconstructs Judaic and American cultural music through ravenous klezmer beats and arresting Yiddish refrains. MOSTLY KOSHER is a musical feast that explodes into a global food-fight of Jazz, Latin, Rock, and Folk. In response to the poetry and folk music of Judaic roots, their original voice resounds […]

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JMI ONLINE: JERUSALEM ORCHESTRA EAST WEST – SUMMER SEASON

JMI - Jewish Music Institute are proud to be able to partner with Jerusalem Orchestra East West to bring you a series of summer concerts throughout July and into August Jerusalem Orchestra East West - online concerts in July with JMI Online.Thursdays from 6.30pm UK Time"Boom Pam" with Trifonas & Or Dalit - 14th July"Kvar […]

JMI ONLINE: JERUSALEM ORCHESTRA EAST WEST – Kvar Avrou HaShanim

JMI – Jewish Music Institute are proud to be able to partner with Jerusalem Orchestra East West to bring you a series of summer concerts throughout July and into August Jerusalem Orchestra East West – online concerts in July with JMI Online. Thursdays from 6.30pm UK Time “Kvar Avrou HaShanim” with Avner Gadasi, Adva Omer […]

JMI ONLINE: JERUSALEM ORCHESTRA EAST WEST – KAMANCELLO

JMI – Jewish Music Institute are proud to be able to partner with Jerusalem Orchestra East West to bring you a series of summer concerts throughout July and into August Jerusalem Orchestra East West – online concerts in July with JMI Online. Thursdays from 6.30pm UK Time “KamanCello” with Maya Belzitsman, Elad Levi, Mayu Shiro […]