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Pharaoh's Daughter

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Years active  1995-present
Active from  1995
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Origin  New York City, New York, USA
Labels  Orchard, Knitting Factory, Tzadik, OY
Past members  Noah Hoffeld Daniel Freedman Alan Kashan
Albums  Out of the Reeds, Dumiyah, Haran, Exile
Genres  Jewish rock, Psychedelic folk, World music
Members  Basya Schechter, Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz, Meg Okura, Uri Sharlin, Jason Lindner

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Pharaoh's Daughter is an American Jewish world music band from New York City. Formed in 1995 by Basya Schechter, their music is a mix of American folk, Jewish klezmer, and Middle Eastern sounds.


Schechter is currently a member of the alternative hip hop group Darshan, together with Rabbi Shir Yaakov Feit and Jewish rapper Eprhyme.

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Band members

  • Basya Schechter — lead vocals, guitar, oud, saz, percussion
  • Daphna Mor — recorders, zurna, ney, melodica, vocals
  • Meg Okura — violin
  • Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz — bass
  • Yuval Lion — drums
  • Jason Lindner — rhodes piano, keys
  • Mathias Kunzli — percussion
  • Uri Sharlin — accordion, vocals
  • Former
  • Daniel Freedman — drums
  • Noah Hoffeld — cello
  • Alan Kashan — santur
  • Discography

  • Daddy's Pockets (Orchard, 1999)
  • Out of the Reeds (Knitting Factory, 2000) - rereleased on Tzadik in 2004
  • Exile (Knitting Factory, 2002)
  • Haran (OY, 2007)
  • Songs

    EnpesareHaran · 2007
    HamavdilOut of the Reeds · 2000
    By Way of HaranHaran · 2007


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