Welcome to the European Centre for Jewish Music
  • New course option

    Since the 2016/17 winter semester the focus subject entitled “Jewish Music Studies” as part of the Master’s programme “Music Research and Music Education” has been available.

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  • Recent publication

    In July 2016, the study "A Season of Singing. Creating Feminist Jewish Music in the United States" by Sarah M. Ross was released.

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  • Jewish Music Studies Ensemble

    HMTMH students who are interested in the newly established Jewish Music Studies Ensemble are invited to participate. The weekly rehearsals are open to the public.

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  • Library

    The specialist reference library at the European Centre for Jewish Music currently holds some 6,500 media items.

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General information

The European Centre for Jewish Music (EZJM) is located at the Villa Seligmann (Hohenzollernstraße 39, 30161 Hannover), a 10-minute walk from the main building of HMTMH at Emmichplatz.

Opening times of the specialist reference library at the EZJM during the semester (1 Oct. 2016 – 17 Feb. 2017): Tuesday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. or upon prior registration.

You may gain some insights into our library stock by visiting the following sites:
A discovery
, Person of the month and Book of the month (in German).

For further information on Jewish music please check our list of links.

The flyer on our institute contains information on the documentation, research and course offerings at the EZJM:
English Flyer EZJM
(.pdf)