Welcome to the European Centre for Jewish Music
  • Jewish Music Studies

    Each winter semester the focus subject entitled “Jewish Music Studies” as part of the Master’s programme “Music Research and Music Education” starts at the HMTMH.

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  • Database "Soundscape Synagogue"

    Donate objects, share memories, preserve synagogue music: The EZJM is looking for photos, documents, music and film recordings, sheet music, stories and memories.

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  • We will live after Babylon

    From 24 – 27 February 2019 the international conference "Armenian and Jewish Historical Experience between Expulsion, Exile and Destruction" will take place.

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  • CFP: Magnified and Sanctified

    Call for Papers: In September 2019 the 2nd International Conference on Jewish Liturgical Music will take place at HMTMH.

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New telephone numbers

Please note the new EZJM telephone numbers!
Administration: T. +49-(0)511-3100-7121

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 October 2018 – 15 February 2019): Tuesday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. or upon prior registration.

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)