This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
NEW! To see programming for CHILDREN & FAMILIES, hover over tracks on the right side of the page or type "Children & Families" in the search box.  Same for "College & High School."
View analytic
Saturday, February 14 • 9:45pm - 11:00pm
Concert: Basya Schechter and Pharaoh's Daughter

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Enjoy this psychedelic, ethereal, mystical, powerful and eclectic concert with singer-songwriter Basya Schechter and Pharaoh's Daughter. They will perform material from their most recent album Dumiya as well as earlier work.


Pharaoh's Daughter

Founded by Basya Schechter, Pharaoh's Daughter is a psychedelic, multi-dimensional ensemble. The sound is Turkish hash bar meets Hasidic Brooklyn juke joints, and incorporates Hebrew, Arabic, and Aramaic liturgical chants. With music that is "intricately detailed, inventive and endlessly surprising," Pharaoh's Daughter has toured nationally and internationally for the last thirteen years, and has been featured on NPR and in The Village Voice... Read More →

Basya Schechter

Basya Schechter is the lead singer of Pharaoh’s Daughter, a seven-piece ensemble that effortlessly crosses continents, key signatures, and languages with a genre-bending sound. Her earthy, soulful voice rings out over instruments forming a vibrant collage of East/West, Ashkenaz and a vision of a new Middle East. Basya is also the musical director of Romemu, a progressive, spiritually adventurous community in New York. In the summer, she... Read More →

Saturday February 14, 2015 9:45pm - 11:00pm