• > Home
  • > News
  • > Basya Schechter Reveals Journey From Yeshiva Girl to Singer/Songwriter
  • Basya Schechter Reveals Journey From Yeshiva Girl to Singer/Songwriter

    Thu, 01 Dec 2011 12:51:36

    Basya Schechter Reveals Journey From Yeshiva Girl to Singer/Songwriter - She set her new album to the work of a poet

    Known for Middle Eastern, African, and Hasidic motifs in her music, Basya Schechter set the music on her latest album to the poetry of Joshua Heschel. Schechter invited Tablet Magazine's Sara Ivry to her home in downtown Manhattan to discuss the progression of Heschel's poetry and her own journey from yeshiva girl to widely acclaimed singer songwriter.

    Listen to their conversation in this week's Vox Tablet podcast "Wonderstruck" by going here.

    Did you enjoy Basya Schechter's discussion of her music via Tablet?

    —Amy Sciarretto
    12.01.11



    "Like" ARTISTdirect on facebook to get more news and info on Basya Schechter

    Tags: Basya Schechter

    Latest Music News

    more news headlines »

    • this week
    • last week
    • artist
    • ringtone
    • peak rank
    • wks on chart
    • 9
    • 41
    • Sia
    • 9
    • 225