Welcome to the European Centre for Jewish Music
  • Professor Sarah M. Ross Head of EZJM

    Since October 2015, Professor Sarah M. Ross has been the new Director of the European Centre for Jewish Music of the HMTMH.

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  • Forthcoming release

    In July, the study "A Season of Singing. Creating Feminist Jewish Music in the United States" by Sarah M. Ross will be published.

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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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  • New course option at HMTMH

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

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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 April 2016 - 15 July 2016): Mon. - Thurs. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (On Fridays and during non-lecture periods prior registration is required.)

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