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AL ANDALUS

With Morrocan and Israeli roots, Laura  regularly performs in Hebrew, Arabic and Ladino as part of the  New York Andalus Ensemble, ASEFA and in duo with Dror Shahaf. With Asefa and the NY Andalus Ensemble, Laura has performed at various venues, including DROM, La Nacional, JCC DC, JCC Manhattan, BMS, Vassar College, the World Music Institute and the Metropolitan Museum. Check out future dates below!

 

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Upcoming & Past Concerts

 

Met Museum Great Balcony

December 21, 2018

DELACROIX'S MORROCAN NIGHTS
Judeo-Islamic Soundscapes from City to Village

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Delacroix.

Dr. Samuel Torjman Thomas, vocals, oud, nay, lotar, and discussion
Laura Lassy Townsend, vocals
Jeremy Brown, violin
John Murchison, qanun, guimbri, nay
Jeremy Smith & Daniel Kurfirst, percussion

Samuel Torjman Thomas, PhD, brings to life Delacroix’s paintings in a two-part journey through Moroccan musical cultures. Friday evening highlights sounds of city life, while Saturday highlights sounds of village life.

5:00–8:00 P.M.

Free with Museum admission

American Sephardi Music Festival 2018

October 07, 2018

8 pm

15 West 16th Street

Featuring world-class artists who reflect the rich mosaic culture of Greater Sephardic communities, the ASMF is a proud partner of the renowned Festival des Andalousies Atlantiques in Essaouira, Morocco.

A Celebration of World Music & Dance

June 21, 2018

June 21, 2018

Thursday, 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Funky Joe's

455 W 56th Street, NYC

Please join us for an evening of live music, food, and drinks in the company of artists, friends, and supporters of WMI.

 

Live music by: Priya Darshini Trio & ASEFA

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