UPCOMING SHOWS

Temple Israel of the City of New York

August 19, 2017 |10:15 am

New York, NY US

Meg Okura's Bat Mitzvah

Bar Lunatico

August 21, 2017 |8:30- 11:00pm

Brooklyn, NY US

Lake George Jazz Weekend 2017

September 17, 2017 |4:30pm

Lake George, NY US

Emilio Solla y La Inestable De Brooklyn

Masonic Hall

September 23, 2017

Bennington, VT US

Brian Marsella's iMAGiNARiUM


PAST SHOWS

The Russell Library

June 01, 2017 |7:00 pm

Middletown, CT US

Jazz Up Close
Noah Baerman (piano)
Henry Lugo (bass)
Sam Newsome (soprano saxophone)
Meg Okura (violin)

Blue Note

April 30, 2017 |11:30 am & 1:00 pm

New York, NY US

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Orchestra feat. Noriko Ueda

Shapeshifter Lab

February 22, 2017 |8:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY US

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble & Erica Seguine/Shannon Baker Jazz Orchestra

National Sawdust

October 21, 2016 |12:00pm

Brooklyn, NY US

Hiroshima Panel Project
Sam Sadigursky & Meg Okura Duo

Brian Marsella's iMAGiNARiUM @ The Stone

October 14, 2016

New York City, NY US

Meg Okura Trio

September 26, 2016 |6:00 pm

New York City, NY US

a special performance for the American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev @ Mandarin Oriental

PACJE @ Dinner Cruise with Mariko Takahashi

September 17, 2016

New York City, NY US

Meg Okura & The PACJE

Bitter End

August 27, 2016

New York City, NY US

Northern Light

Shapeshifter Lab

August 21, 2016 |9:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY US

Jeff Taylor + The Stereography Project
marike van dijk

Absolute Blue

July 10, 2016 |3:00 pm & 4:30 pm

Tokyo, JP

Meg Okura & Ayako Shirasaki Duo
チャージ: 予約 3500/ 当日 4000/ 中学生以下半額

Christ & St. Stephen's Church

June 22, 2016 |7:30 pm

New York City, NY US

BMI Annual Showcase Concert
A new composition by Meg Okura & other composers
BMI/New York Jazz Orchestra

Symphony Space

June 21, 2016

New York City, NY US

A guest appearance with Victor Prieto CD release

Shapeshifter Lab

May 29, 2016 |6:30 pm

Brooklyn, NY US

New York Women Jazz Composers

Jean Michel Pilc, Sam Newsome & Meg Okura Trio @ The Stone

April 03, 2016 |8:00 pm

New York City, NY US

A new trio of a Japanese Jew by choice violinist, a French Ashkenazi Guggenheim Fellow pianist, and soprano saxophone extraordinaire, playing genre bending improvisational music loosely based on Yiddish songs.

Jean-Michel Pilc (piano)
Sam Newsome (soprano sax)
Meg Okura (violin)

Friends with Strings Attached @ The Stone

April 03, 2016 |10:00 pm

New York City, NY US

String Players- bring your instruments!
Christopher Hoffman (cello), Nick Russo (guitar), Sam Newsome

The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble plays Ryuichi Sakamoto @ The Stone

April 02, 2016 |8:00 pm

New York City, NY US

Interpretations of Ryuichi Sakamoto's classics.
Meg Okura (arrangements, violin)
Anne Drummond (flutes)
Sam Sadigursky (bass clarinet)
Or Bareket (bass)
Satoshi Takeishi (percussion)

The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble plays Pharaoh's Daughter @ The Stone

April 02, 2016 |10:00 pm

New York City, NY US

Interpretations of Pharaoh's Daughter Repertoire
Special Guest: Basya Schechter (voc.)
Meg Okura (arrangements, violin)
Anne Drummond (flutes)
Sam Sadigursky (bass clarinet)
Or Bareket (bass)
Satoshi Takeishi (percussion)

Sam Newsome, Shanir Blumenkrantz, Reggie Nicholson & Meg Okura @ The Stone

April 01, 2016 |8:00 pm

New York City, NY US

Improvisations by Sam Newsome (Soprano Sax), Shanir Blumenkrantz (bass), Reggie Nicholson (drums) & Meg Okura (violin)

Sam Sadigrusky & Meg Okura Duo @ The Stone

April 01, 2016 |10:00 PM

New York City, US

Sam Sadigursky & Meg Okura Duo
$15 per set
unless otherwise noted

Brian Marsella's iMAGiNARiUM @ The Stone

March 31, 2016 |8:00 pm

New York City, NY US

Brian Mareslla (keys, toys, compositions)
Meg Okura (violin) Dan Blankinship (trumpet) John Lee (guitar) Jason Fraticelli (bass) Yoni Halevy (drums) Rich Stein (percussion) Brian Marsella (piano and keys)

Kevin Hays & Meg Okura Duo @ The Stone

March 31, 2016 |10:00 PM

New York City, NY US

KEVIN HAYS (piano, vocal)
MEG OKURA (violin)

Evocative and intimate music that comes from their subconcious and concious minds, drawing upon music from Europe, America, downtown and a bit of uptown.

Pharaoh's Daughter @ The Stone

March 30, 2016 |8:00 PM & 10:00 PM

New York City, NY US

Basya Schechter (voice, oud, guitar)
Daphna Mor (recorders, ney, zurna)
Meg Okura (violin, voc.)
Uri Sharlin (keys)
Shanir Blumenkrantz (bass)
Yuval Lion (drums)
Mathias Kunzli (percussion)

The J-Orchestra @ The Stone

March 29, 2016 |8:00 pm

New York City, NY US

“The J-Orchestra" will perform contemporary big band compositions by Japanese including big band compositions featuring Okura’s violin.

FEATURED Composers/Conductors: Miho Hazama, Noriko Ueda, Asuka Kakitani, Migiwa Miyajima, Meg Okura

THE J- ORCHESTRA
Meg Okura
Ben Kono
Alejandro Aviles
Jason Rigby
Dan Willis
Carl Maraghi
Matthew McDonald
Nick Grinder
Becca Patterson
Jennifer Wharton
Dan Urness
Matt Holman
David Smith
Jim O'Connor
Jared Schonig
Noriko Ueda
Pete McCann
Adam Birnbaum

The J-Orchestra @ The Stone

March 29, 2016 |10:00 PM

New York City, NY US

“The J-Orchestra" will perform contemporary big band compositions by Japanese and Jewish jazz composers. Compositions by Japanese composers Miho Hazama, Asuka Kakitani, Migiwa Miyajima and Israeli composer Idan Santhaus and Meg Okura herself who is a Japanese American Jew by choice.

FEATURED Composers/Conductors: Miho Hazama, Idan Santhaus, Noriko Ueda, Asuka Kakitani, Migiwa Miyajima, Meg Okura

THE J- ORCHESTRA
Ben Kono
Alejandro Aviles
Jason Rigby
Dan Willis
Carl Maraghi
Matthew McDonald
Nick Grinder
Becca Patterson
Jennifer Wharton
Dan Urness
Matt Holman
David Smith
Jim O'Connor
Jared Schonig
Noriko Ueda
Pete McCann
Adam Birnbaum
Meg Okura

Shapeshifter Lab

February 14, 2016 |4:00 pm

Brooklyn, US

NY Japanese Women Jazz composers (NYJWJC)Music By Migiwa Miyajima, Miho Hazama, Asuka Kakitani, Noriko Ueda and Meg Okura!!
Special one night event where you can enjoy the magnificent combination of modern jazz music, fine Japanese sake, and Valentine’s Day-themed treats!!

Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

January 26, 2016 to January 27, 2016 |7:30pm & 9:30pm

New York, NY US

Emilio Solla & La Inestable de Brooklyn
With composer and pianist Emilio Solla, saxophonists and flutists John Ellis and Tim Armacost, trumpeter and flugelhorn player Alex Norris, trombonist Ryan Keberle, violinist Meg Okura, accordionist and bandoneon player Julien Labro, double bassist Jorge Roeder, and drummer Eric Doob

Rady JCC

November 21, 2015 |8:00 pm

Winnipeg, Manitoba CA

Pharaoh's Daughter

Village Vanguard

October 06, 2015 to October 11, 2015 |8:30 pm & 10:30 pm

New York, NY US

Tom Harrell "First Impressions"<.b>
Wayne Escoffery
Charles Pillow
Danny Grisset
Meg Okura
Rubin Kodheli
Rale Micic
Ugona Okegwo
Jonathan Blake

Silvana

August 20, 2015 |6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Harlem, New York City, NY US

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Meg Okura (violin)
Anne Drummond (flute, alto flute, piccolo)
Sam Newsome (soprano saxophone)
Sam Sadigursky (bass clarinet, clarinet)
Riza Printup (harp)
Brian Marsella (piano, toys)
Evan Gregor (bass)
Jared Schonig (drums)

Silvana

July 16, 2015 |6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Harlem, New York City, NY US

Matt McDonald- McBone Jazz Series

Christ and St. Stephen’s Church

June 25, 2015 |7:30pm

New York, NY US

27th Annual BMI Jazz Composers Workshop
BMI/New York Jazz Orchestra
Free showcase concert features nine “best of the best" new big band
works composed during the 2014‐15 BMI Jazz Workshop
*Meg Okura will conduct her composition "Ima" (world premiere) during the concert.

Harlem School of the Arts

May 30, 2015 |3:00 pm

New York, US

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble Large Ensemble

Mariner's Temple Baptist Church

May 20, 2015 |7:00 pm

New York, US

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble featuring Helen Sung and Sam Newsome

Shapeshifter Lab

May 19, 2015 |7:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY US

JC Sanford Orchestra

Manhattan Penthouse

May 18, 2015 |6:00 pm

New York, NY US

Benefit for Hamilton-Madison House
Meg Okura (violin)
Sam Newsome (soprano sax)
Jean-Michel Pilc (piano)

Temple Beth El

May 03, 2015 |3:00 pm

Oneota, NY US

playing with Basya Schechter
Basya Schechter (voice, oud)
Brian Marsella (keys)
Meg Okura (violin, voice, erhu)

New York Society for Ethical Culture

May 02, 2015 |8:00 pm

New York, NY US

With Love to Hiroshima & Nagasaki
duo with Sam Sadigursky

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

April 24, 2015 |6:00 pm

New York, NY US

Jazz & Colors
feat: Sam Newsome, Meg Okura, Eddhy Khaimovich, Satoshi Takeishi
Free with museum addmission

Smalls

April 19, 2015 |4:30pm

New York, NY US

Emilio Solla Y La Inestable de Brooklyn

Zinc Bar

April 12, 2015 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY US

New York Tango Quartet

Zinc Bar

April 05, 2015 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY US

New York Tango Quartet

Zinc Bar

March 29, 2015 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY US

New York Tango Quartet

Zinc Bar

March 22, 2015 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY US

New York Tango Quartet

The Stone

February 01, 2015 |8:00 pm & 10:00 pm

New York, NY US

8 pm
THE BEST OF PHAROAH'S DAUGHTER—A Retrospective Concert
Basya Schechter (voice, guitar) Daphna Mor (flute) Meg Okura (violin) Uri Sharlin (piano, keys) Mathias Kunzli (percussion) Shanir Blumenkranz (bass) Yuval Lion (drums)

10 pm
NEW EXPERIMENTS WITH GUESTS
Basya Schechter (voice, guitar) Daphna Mor (flute) Meg Okura (violin) Uri Sharlin (piano, keys) Mathias Kunzli (percussion) Shanir Blumenkranz (bass) Yuval Lion (drums) and special guests

The Stone

January 31, 2015 |8:00 pm & 10:00 pm

New York, NY US

8 pm
PHAROAH’S DAUGHTER—DUMIYAH (cd release party)
Basya Schechter (voice, guitar) Daphna Mor (flute) Meg Okura (violin) Uri Sharlin (piano, keys) Mathias Kunzli (percussion) Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz (bass) Yuval Lion (drums)

10 pm
PHAROAH"S DAUGHTER—SONG OF SONGS
Basya Schechter (voice, guitar) Daphna Mor (flute) Meg Okura (violin) Uri Sharlin (piano, keys) Mathias Kunzli (percussion) Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz (bass) Yuval Lion (drums)

The Stone

January 28, 2015 |8:00 pm

New York, NY US

Sam Newsome & Meg Okura Duo

The Stone

January 28, 2015 |10:00 pm

New York, NY US

Meg Okura’s Pan Asian Jazz Chamber Ensemble plays PHARAOH's DAUGHTER
Meg Okura (violin, erhu), Sam Newsome (soprano sax), Sam Sadigursky (clarinet, bass clarinet) Anne Drummond (flute, alto flute) Brian Marsella (piano) Eddy Khaimovich (bass) Satoshi Takeishi (percussion)

Zinc Bar

January 11, 2015 |7:00 pm

New York, NY US

Emilio Solla y la inestable de brooklyn
The 57th GRAMMY Nominee for the BEST LATIN JAZZ ALBUM

Zinc Bar

December 28, 2014 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY US

Tango Milonga Concert
New York Tango Quartet

Zinc Bar

December 21, 2014 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY US

Tango Milonga Concert
New York Tango Quartet

Romemu

December 18, 2014 |8:00 pm

New York, NY US

Pharaoh's Daughter Concert
@ Romemu Chanukah Party 2014
(7:00 pm doors open - Cocktail & nosh)

Zinc Bar

December 14, 2014 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY US

New York Tango Quartet

Tribeca Rooftop

October 28, 2014

New York, NY

Asian American Arts Alliance Gala

Minton's Playhouse

October 26, 2014 |5:30pm

New York

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Zinc Bar

October 21, 2014 |8:00 pm

New York, NY

Misha Piatigorsky's Sketchy Black Dog

Zinc Bar

October 19, 2014 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY

New York Tango Quartet

Symphony Space

October 18, 2014

New York

National Dance Institute
Band led by Jerry Korman
erhu & violin performance by Meg Okura

Minton's Playhouse

October 12, 2014 |5:30pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Anne Drummond
Kevin Hays
Eddy Khaimovich
E.J. Strickland

Village Vanguard

September 07, 2014

New York, NY

Roberto Rodriguez Cuan Jewish All Stars play John Zorn

Zinc Bar

August 17, 2014 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY

New York Tango Quartet
emilio solla, piano
raul jaurena, bandoneon
meg okura, violin
pedro giraudo, bass

Lehman College Center for the Performing Arts

August 16, 2014

Bronx, NY

Willie Colon Concert

Belleayre Music Festival

August 09, 2014 |8:00 pm

Highmount, NY

Music of Brazil & Argentina
Pablo Aslan's Tango Orchestra & Dancers
Romero Lubambo's Quintet
+ Pamela Driggs
Featuring Anat Cohen

Asian American Art Alliance

August 05, 2014 |6:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY

Town Hall Meeting
Duet with Sam Newsome

Iguana

August 04, 2014 |8:00 pm

New York, NY

Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks

Skirball Center for the Performing Arts

June 14, 2014 to June 16, 2014 |Multiple Performances

New York, NY http://www.nationaldance.org/programs_2014_EOY.htm

"Under One Sky"
National Dance Institute

Town Hall

June 09, 2014 |7:30 pm

New York, NY

"RAISING THE ROOF 2014"
A Gala Evening of Celebration
THE NATIONAL YIDDISH THEATER
Frank London's Klezmer All Stars

Jazz Standard

June 03, 2014

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

Children's Museum of Manhattan

June 01, 2014 |3:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Greenwich House

May 30, 2014

New York, NY

JC Sanford Jazz Orchestra

92nd Street Y

May 22, 2014

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

92nd Street Y

May 21, 2014

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Drom

May 14, 2014 |7:00 pm

New York, NY

Brian Marsella's Imaginarium

Zinc Bar

May 04, 2014 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY

New York Tango Quartet

Painted Bridge Art Center

April 27, 2014 |7:00 pm

Philadelphia, PA

BRiAN MARSELLA'S iMAGiNARiUM

Lenox Road Baptist Church

April 20, 2014 |6:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY

Church Event

The Harvard Club

April 13, 2014 |4:00 pm

New York, NY

"Music of Ryuichi Sakamoto" by The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Meg Okura
Anne Drummond
Helen Sung

Semi private event. Please email Meg if you would like to join us! MegOkuraViolin@gmail.com
Dezron Douglas
Willard Dyson

Shalin Liu Performance Center

March 23, 2014 |4:00 pm

Rockport, MA

Pharaoh's Daughter

The Johns Hopkins Club

March 22, 2014 |8:30 pm

Baltimore, MD

Helen Sung

Greenwich House

March 20, 2014 |8:00 pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Berea College

March 13, 2014 |8:00 pm

Berea, KY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Bnai Torah Congregation Weiner Cultural Center

February 26, 2014 |7:30 p.m.

Boca Raton, FL

Pharaoh's Daughter

Hartford Public Library

January 05, 2014 |3:00 pm

Hartford, CT

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Trio feat. Brian Marsella & Sean Kupisz

Zinc Bar

December 15, 2013 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY

Tango & Milonga Concert

Temple Israel of City of New York

December 13, 2013 |6:00 pm

New York, NY

Shabbat Live with Cantor Sheera Ben-David

Zinc Bar

December 08, 2013 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY

Tango & Milonga Concert

Painted Bridge Art Center

December 07, 2013 |9:30 pm

Philadelphia, PA

Brian Marsella

Rubin Museum

December 06, 2013 |7:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
CD release
"Music of Ryuichi Sakamoto"
Meg Okura
Anne Drummond
Helen Sung
Martin Wind
Yonadav Halevy

Metropolitan Room

November 08, 2013 |9:30 pm

New York, NY

Sabrina Lastman

Zinc Bar

November 03, 2013 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY

New York Tango Quartet

Zinc Bar

October 27, 2013 |9:00 pm, 10:00 pm & 11:00 pm

New York, NY

New York Tango Quartet

Temple Israel

October 18, 2013 |6:00 pm

New York, NY

Cuban Shabbat with Roberto Rodriguez Cuban Jewish All Stars

Redeemer Lutheran Church

October 12, 2013 |7:00 pm

Battendorf, IA

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
featuring Anne Drummond (flute & alto flute)
Brian Marsella (piano)
Sean Kupisz (electric bass)
Jon Deitemyer (drums)

Hoover Elementary School

October 11, 2013 |9:00 am

Battendorf, IA

Meg Okura Trio

George O. Barr Elementary School

October 11, 2013 |1:30 pm

Silvis, IL

Meg Okura Trio

Childrens Village West

October 11, 2013 |10:15 am

Davenport, IA

Meg Okura Trio

Monroe Elementary School

October 10, 2013 |9:00 am

Davenport, IA

Meg Okura Trio

Vanguard - Modern Woomen Park

October 10, 2013 |6:30 pm

Davenport, IA

Meg Okura Trio

Childrens Village at Hoover

October 10, 2013 |12:45 pm

Davenport, IA

Meg Okura Trio

Clinton Community College

October 09, 2013 |7:00 pm

Clinton, IA

Meg Okura Trio

Jackson Concert Series @ Wesley United Methodist Church

October 09, 2013 |3:00 pm

Muscatine , IA

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Trio feat. Sean Kupisz & Brian Marsella.

Black Hawk College

October 09, 2013 |1:00 pm

Moline, IA

Meg Okura Trio

Central High School

October 08, 2013 |9:30 am

Davenport, IA

Meg Okura, Sean Kupisz, Brian Marsella

Black Hawk Area Education Center

October 08, 2013 |1:00 pm

East Moline, IL

Meg Okura Trio

McKinley Elementary School

October 08, 2013 |10:30 am

Davenport, IA

Meg Okura Trio

Wells Elementary School

October 07, 2013 |9:00 AM

East Moline, IL

Meg Okura Trio

Buffalo Elementary School

October 07, 2013 |1:30 pm

Buffalo, IA

Meg Okura Trio

Hillcrest Elementary School

October 07, 2013 |10:15 am

East Moline, IL

Meg Okura Trio

LPR

October 02, 2013 |7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Wollman Rink in Central Park

September 22, 2013 |3:00 pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Duaghter

Temple Israel

September 20, 2013 |6:00 pm

Memphis, TN

Shabbat Live with Craig 'N Company

Skirball Center

September 15, 2013 |7:00 pm

New York, NY

Zorn@60:
Masada Marathon

Jazz Standard

July 17, 2013 |7:30 pm & 9:30 pm

New York

Emilio Solla Y La Inestable De Brooklyn
Alex Norris – trumpet & flugelhorn
Tim Armacost – tenor, soprano, & alto saxophones, flute
John Ellis – tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, flute
Ryan Keberle – trombone
Meg Okura – violin
Victor Prieto – accordion
Emilio Solla – piano
Jorge Roeder – bass

55 Bar

July 01, 2013

New York

Zinc Bar

June 28, 2013 |7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

Lincoln Center David Rubenstein Atrium

June 27, 2013 |7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Music of Ryuichi Sakamoto by Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble & live video art by CHiKA
FREE performance
Meg Okura (violin & erhu)
Anne Drummond (flute & alto flute)
Helen Sung (piano)
Dezron Douglas (bass)
E.J. Strickland (drums)

Temple Ahavat Achim

June 20, 2013 |7:00 pm

Goucester, MA

Pharaoh's Daughter

The Harvard Club

June 18, 2013

New York, NY

Benefit for Soroka Medical Center
Gerard Edery

Shapeshifter Lab

June 12, 2013 |7:30 p.m.

Brooklyn, NY

JC Sanford Orchestra

Newport Historical Society

May 26, 2013 |3:00 pm

Newport, RI

Gerard Edery & Meg Okura
"Treasures of Sephardic Song"

Princeton Club

May 17, 2013 |6:00 pm

New York, NY

Meet and Greet with John Catsmatidis & Music by Meg Okura Trio featuring Mamiko Kitaura & Dezron Douglas

Temple Sinai

May 04, 2013 |8:00 pm

Pittsburgh, PA

Craig Taubman

Eldridge Street Synagogue

April 28, 2013 |3:00 pm

New York, NY

Gerard Edery Trio

Synagoga Tempel

April 17, 2013 |8:00 pm

Krakow, Poland

Pharaoh's Daughter

Zinc Bar

March 22, 2013

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

Temple Beth El

March 17, 2013 |6:00 pm

Rochester, NY

6:00PM- Friday NIGHT LIVE SERVICE with Craig & Co.

Queens College

March 13, 2013

Queens, NY

Gerard Edery Trio

St. Norbert's College

March 07, 2013

DePre, WI

Gerard Edery Trio

Zinc Bar

January 27, 2013

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Instable de Brooklyn

Tea Lounge

January 14, 2013 |9:00 p.m.

Brooklyn, NY

JC Sanford Jazz Orchestra

The Culture Project

January 13, 2013 |7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Gregg Kallor Hurricane Sandy Relief Concert
Gregg Kallor (piano); Peter Sachon (cello); Meg Okura (violin); Sam Sadigursky (reeds)

Zinc Bar

January 11, 2013 |6:45 pm

New York, NY

"Music by Ryuichi Sakamoto" by Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Helen Sung (piano)
Jamie Baum (flute)
Dezron Douglas (bass)
E.J. Strickland (drums)

Hartford Public Library

January 05, 2013

Hartford, CT

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Trio

Zinc Bar

December 27, 2012

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Instable de Brooklyn

Seattle Town Hall

December 01, 2012 |8:00 pm

Seattle, WA

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Zinc Bar

November 23, 2012 |7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

Fountain House

November 22, 2012 |1:00 pm

New York, NY

Thanksgiving Dinner with Meg Okura & Yayoi Ikawa playing Jazz Standards and beyond

Douglass Street Music Collective

November 20, 2012 |9:00 p.m.

Brooklyn, NY

JC Sanford Orhcestra
Sam Newsome (solo soprano saxophone) @ 7:30 pm

9pm
JC Sanford Orchestra

JC Sanford - composer/conductor/trombone
Dan Willis, Ben Kono, Chris Bacas, Kenny Berger - woodwinds
Taylor Haskins, Matt Holman - trumpets/flügelhorns
Chris Komer - F horn
Mark Patterson - trombone
Jeff Nelson - tuba
Meg Okura - violin
Will Martina - cello
Tom Beckham - vibraphone
Jacob Garchik - accordion
Aidan O'Donnell - bass
Satoshi Takeishi - percussion

Temple Israel

November 17, 2012

Livingston, NJ

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Temple Israel

November 09, 2012 |6:00 pm

New York, NY

Roberto Rodriguez Cuban Jewish All Stars
"Cuban Shabbat"

Soka Blueport Jazz Festival, Soka University

October 26, 2012 to October 27, 2012

Aliso Viejo, CA

Tom Harrell Chamber Ensemble

Athenaeum

October 25, 2012 |8:00 pm

San Diego, CA

Tom Harrell Chamber Ensemble

Zinc Bar

September 13, 2012

New York

Emilio Soloa y La Instable de Brooklyn

Ashkenaz Festival

September 03, 2012

Toronto, Canada

Basya Schechter

Ashkenaz Festival

September 02, 2012 |7:00 p.m.

Toronto, Canada

Basya Schechter
Enwave Theatre
$20 in advance/$25 day-of

Cornelia Street Cafe

August 13, 2012

New York, NY

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Teotro Pregon

August 12, 2012

Queens, NY

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Lincoln Center

August 11, 2012

New York, NY

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Tea Lounge

July 30, 2012 |9:00 p.m.

Brooklyn, NY

JC Snaford Jazz Orchestra

Cornelia Street Cafe

July 28, 2012

New York, NY

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Zinc Bar

July 09, 2012 |9:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Instable de Brooklyn

Rochester International Jazz Festival

June 23, 2012 |6:00 pm & 10:00 pm

Rochester, NY

Tom Harrell Chamber Ensemble

Zinc Bar

June 22, 2012 |7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

Washington Hebrew Congregation

June 15, 2012 |6:00 pm

Washington DC, DC

Musical Shabbat Service featuring the Gerard Edery Ensemble

Kuala Lumpur International Jazz Festival

May 18, 2012 to May 19, 2012

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Anne Drummond
(flutes)
Meg Okura (violin)
Helen Sung (piano)
Dezron Douglas (bass)
E.J. Strickland (drums)

DC JCC

May 14, 2012 |7:00 p.m.

Washington DC, DC

Roberto Rodriguez and the Cuban Jewish All Stars
Tickets: $18; $15 Discounted Member, Senior, Student

Zinc Bar

May 11, 2012 |7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

Somethin' Jazz Club

May 06, 2012 |9:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
"Music of Ryuichi Sakamoto"
Meg Okura (violin & erhu)
Anne Drummond (flute)
Helen Sung (piano)
Dezron Douglas (bass)
E.J. Strickland (drums)

Somethin' Jazz Club

May 06, 2012 |11:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Meg Okura (violin)
Anne Drummond (flute)
Helen Sung (piano)
Dezron Douglas (bass)
E.J. Strickland (drums)

Tea Lounge

April 30, 2012 |9:00 p.m.

Brooklyn, NY

J.C. Sanford Orchestra

Museum of Jewish Heritage

March 28, 2012 |7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Freedom Sounds: A Pre-Passover Concert with Gerard Edery
Featuring Meg Okura (violin, erhu, vocals) and Sean Kupisz (bass)

Jewish Community Center Detroit

March 18, 2012

Detroit, MI

Steven Gottlieb Music Festival

Zinc Bar

March 09, 2012

New York, NY

Emilio Solla Y La Inestable De Brooklyn

Joe's Pub

March 04, 2012 |7:30 pm

New York, NY

Sabrina Lastman
CD Release

Zinc Bar

February 17, 2012 |7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Sola

Carnegie Hall

February 09, 2012 |8:00 p.m.

New York

A Tribute to the Music of Motown
Ray Chew

Temple B’Nai Torah

January 29, 2012

Bellevue, WA

Gerard Edery

Museum of Biblical Art

January 26, 2012 |6:30-8:00 pm

New York, NY

FREE Concert | SING TO THE ETERNAL with the Gerard Edery Ensemble

Tea Lounge

January 23, 2012 |9:00 p.m. & 10:30 pm

Brooklyn, NY

JC Sanford Orchestra
Size Matters Series

Klavier House

January 08, 2012 |4:30 pm

New York, NY

Tom Harrell Chamber Ensemble

Hilton Hotel New York Regent Parlor 2nd Floor

January 07, 2012 |8:20 p.m.

New York, NY

"Music of Ryuichi Sakamoto" by Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble @ APAP Showcase"

Jazz Standard

January 05, 2012 to January 06, 2012 |7:30 pm & 9:30 pm

New York, NY

Tom Harrell Chamber Ensemble

Joe's Pub

December 22, 2011

New York, NY

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Zinc Bar

December 15, 2011 |8:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla

Congregation Kol Ami

December 10, 2011

Cheshire, CT

Gerard Edery

Fountain House

November 24, 2011 |1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble Trio
Meg Okura (violin & erhu)
Helen Sung (piano)
Lonnie Plaxico (bass)

Metropolitan Room

November 20, 2011 |9:30 pm

New York, NY

Rachel and Leah: A New Musical

Anshe Emet Memorial Temple

November 19, 2011

New Brunswick, NJ

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Jazz Autumn Festival

November 17, 2011

Bielsko Biala, Poland

Tom Harrell Chamber Ensemble

The Axelrod Performing Arts Center

November 12, 2011 |8:00 p.m.

Deal Park, NJ

NJ Premiere of Elizabeth Swados' Rachel and Leah: A New Musical

Zinc Bar

November 03, 2011 |8:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla

Village Vanguard

October 18, 2011 to October 20, 2011 |9:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Tom Harrell Chamber Ensemble "Jazz Meets Classical"

Tea Lounge

October 17, 2011 |9:00 p.m.

Brooklyn, NY

JC Sanford Big Band

Village Vanguard

October 12, 2011 |9:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Fabian Almazan

New York

October 02, 2011

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

Chicago World Music Festival

September 17, 2011 to September 18, 2011

Chicago, IL http://www.worldmusicfestivalchicago.org/

Gerard Edery

Zinc Bar

September 15, 2011 |8:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla Y La Instable De Brooklyn

The 4th Annual Take Me to the River Music & Art Festival

September 10, 2011

Hastings on Hudson, NY

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

STEPPING STONE WATERSIDE THEATER

July 24, 2011 |8:00 p.m.

Great Neck, Long Island, NY

PHARAOH's DAUGHTER

Jewish Community Center Manhattan

July 21, 2011 |8:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter
JCC on the Roof Series
$10 in advanced / $12 at the door

City Winery

July 10, 2011 |10:00 am-2:00 pm

New York, NY

TALAT
Klezmer Brunch

Harlem Stage Gatehouse

June 29, 2011 |7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Ben Williams CD release

Highline Ballroom

June 28, 2011

New York, NY

Tom Harrell Chamber Ensemble: Music of Debussy & Ravel
Double Bill with Ron Carter

Jazz Standard

May 25, 2011 |7:30 pm & 9:30 pm

New York, NY

EMILIO SOLLA Y LA INESTABLE DE BROOKLYN presents SUITE PIAZZOLLANA
John Ellis – tenor saxophone, flute, bass clarinet
Tim Armacost – tenor & soprano saxophone, clarinet
Alex Norris – trumpet, flugelhorn
Matt McDonald – trombone
Meg Okura – violin
Victor Prieto – accordion
Emilio Solla – piano, writing, conducting
Pablo Aslan – double bass
Eric Doob – drums

14th Street Y

May 21, 2011 |10:00 p.m.

New York, NY

PHARAOH's DAUGHTER performing from Song of Songs... (Part of Eros - A LABA FESTIVAL)

Dillon Gallery

May 16, 2011 |6:00 pm

New York, NY

C. Eule Dance 10th Anniversary Gala

Ronald Reagan Building

May 04, 2011 |7:00 p.m.

Washington D.C., DC

APAICS Gala

Joe's Pub

April 21, 2011 |7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Abba Hushi House

April 09, 2011 |9:00 p.m.

Haifa, Israel

Meg Okura Quartet

Tel Aviv Museum

April 07, 2011 to April 08, 2011 |9:00 p.m.

Tel Aviv, Israel

Meg Okura Quartet
featuring Eric Niceberg, Aviv Cohen, Avri Borochov

Zappa Herzliya

April 06, 2011 |10:00 p.m.

Tel Aviv, Israel

Meg Okura, violin
Eric Niceberg, piano
Avri Borohov, bass
Aviv Cohen, drums

Gerard Behar Center

April 05, 2011 |9:00 p.m.

Jerusalem, Israel

Meg Okura, violin
Eric Niceberg, piano
Avri Borohov, bass
Aviv Cohen, drums

Mile's Cafe

March 21, 2011 |9:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

Mile's Cafe

March 07, 2011 |9:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Emilio Solla y La Inestable de Brooklyn

92nd Street Y

March 01, 2011 to March 02, 2011

New York, NY

Meg's Erhu performance of "Jasmine Flower" with Shanghai Quartet for the Educational Program at 92nd Street Y.

The JCC in Manhattan

February 12, 2011 |2:45 pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Klavierhaus

January 09, 2011

New York, NY

Tom Harrell "Ravel Project"

Rego Park

December 19, 2010 |2:00 pm

Queens, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

World Financial Center Winter Garden

December 06, 2010 |12:30 -2:00 pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter
FREE Concert!

Makor 92nd Sts Y Downtown

December 02, 2010 |9:00 p.m.

New York, NY http://www.92y.org/shop/92Tri_event_detail.asp?category=92Tri+92YTribeca+Music888&productid=T-MM5PD05

Pharaoh's Daughter & Soulfarm
a part of The 6th Annual Sephardic Music Festival

Fountain House

November 25, 2010 |1:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura & Yayoi Ikawa Duo

Rubin Museum

November 19, 2010 |7:00 pm

New York, NY

Rubin Museum and the National Jazz Museum in Harlem presents
Harlem in the Himalayas
Rubin Museum of Art
150 West 17 th Street
New York NY 10011
Box office: 212.620.5000 ext. 344
Tickets: $18 in advance / $20 day of

Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble featuring the world premiere "Shakyamuni Buddha" and other works by Okura.

Meg Okura (Violin, Erhu)
Anne Drummond (flute)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Yasushi Nakamura (bass)
Michael Rabinowitz (bassoon)
Keita Ogawa (percussion)

Mile's Cafe

November 15, 2010 |9:00 pm

New York, NY

Emilio Solla

Temple Israel

November 05, 2010 |6:00 pm

New York, NY

Shabbat Live
Meg plays in the house band at Temple Israel

Temple Beth Tikvah

October 23, 2010

Madison, CT

Gerard Edery

Corning Civic Music

October 09, 2010 |7:30 pm

Corning, NY

Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Meg Okura (violin/erhu)
Jamie Baum (flute)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Jennifer Vincent (bass)
E.J. Strickland (drums)

City Winery

September 19, 2010 |11:00 am

New York

Pharaoh's Daughter
Klezmer Brunch

JCC Manhattan

July 29, 2010

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter
concert on the rooftop

Tea Lounge

June 28, 2010 |9:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY

JC Sanford Jazz Orchestra
lots of great players playing really cool stuff.

Rosie O'Grady's

May 03, 2010 |8:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Gregg August (bass)
Anne Drummond (flute)
Alvester Garnett (drums)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Meg Okura (violin, erhu, and vocal)

Do not miss Marcus Strickland Trio feat. E.J. Strickland & Ben Williams at 10:00 pm
$20 for both bands w/ a drink ticket!
Limerick Bar

Sullivan Hall

April 20, 2010 |8:00 pm

New York, NY

Phraoh's Daughter

Congregation Beth Emeth

April 17, 2010 |7:30 pm

Wilmington, DE

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Haifa

April 09, 2010 |9:00 pm

Israel

Meg Okura with Eric Niceberg Trio
Thomas Bramarie (bass) & Elliot Zigmond (drums)

Flushing Rotary Club

April 08, 2010

Queens, NY

This is Meg's speaking engagement.

The Shambhala Meditation Center

March 27, 2010 |8:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble feat. Jamie Baum. Special guest: Sam Newsome.
$10
118 West 22nd Street, 6th Floor

Meg Okura with the David Benoit Trio

March 20, 2010 |8:00 pm

Los Angeles, CA

Asia America Symphony Orchestra presents Meg Okura with the David Benoit Trio at Norris Pavilion
Ticket Prices: $50 Preferred, $35
General Seating; Harlyne J. Norris Pavilion, 501 Indian Peak Road, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
David Benoit, piano
David Hughes, bass
Jamey Tate, drums
Plus the members of the Asia America Symphony Orchestra
This concert co-sponsored by the ARATANI FOUNDATION

Alice Tully Hall

March 03, 2010 |6:00-9:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura Solo Violin
Presented by Lincoln Center Visitor Center
World Premiere of "Fantasy for Solo Violin" by Meg Okura

Flushing Town Hall

February 14, 2010 |2:00 PM

Flushing, NY

Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Special Discount Available!
A Yangtze Repertory Theatre of America, Inc. production presented by Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts as part of the Lunar New Year Festival.


$12/$10 Members & Students/$5 Children
(718) 463-7700 x 222

Anne Drummond (flute)
Alvester Garnett (drums)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Meg Okura (violin, erhu)
Jennifer Vincent (bass)

137-35 Northern Boulevard
Flushing, NY 11354

To receive 15% off, mention the code “MO15" when you call (718) 463-7700 x222 or visit Flushing Town Hall box office.

Abrons Art Center

January 14, 2010 |9:00 pm

New York, NY

FRONT
The Chamber Music of Ornette Coleman featuring Wilmer Wise, Lew Soloff and Taylor Ho Bynum
(Meg will be ONLY playing parts if you were thinking about coming....)

APAP @ Hilton Hotel

January 09, 2010

New York, NY 8:50 pm

Golden Land Concerts & Connections presents Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Knitting Factory

December 16, 2009 |9:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

JCC Manhattan

December 12, 2009 |2:30 pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter Kids Program

Briarcliff Manor

December 12, 2009

Westchester, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Canal Room

October 15, 2009 |9:45 pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Soho House

October 15, 2009 |7:00pm

New York, NY

The Meaning of Tea
screening of a film which Meg has participated in making of the soundtrack as the erhu player & co-writer on some pieces!

Temple Israel

September 28, 2009 |morning service

New York, NY

Meg playing in the house band

Basya Schechter & Matt Turk

September 26, 2009

Westchester, NY

DROM

September 25, 2009 |8:00 - 10:00 p.m.

New York City, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble featuring New York premiere of "Lu Chai" a suite inspired by a Tang Dynasty poem, commissioned by Jerome Foundation and American Composers Forum.

An evening of "World Chamber Jazz" performed by some of the finest in chamber jazz including Rubin Kodheli on cello, Anne Drummond and Jun Kubo on flutes, and Sam Newsome on soprano saxophone. The program will also include world premiere of Meg's latest works written for the ensemble.

Temple Israel

September 18, 2009 to September 19, 2009

New York, NY

Meg playing in a house band

City Winery

September 15, 2009 |8:15 pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Paul Stuart

September 10, 2009 |6:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura Trio

Levitt Pavilion Pasadena

August 30, 2009 |7:00 pm

Pasadena, CA

Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Temple Israel of New Rochelle

August 23, 2009

New Rochelle, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Hempstead Harbor

August 20, 2009

Long Island, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Teatro Pregones

August 13, 2009 |5:30-6:00 pm

Bronx, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

The Point

August 11, 2009

Bronx, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter
and other bands

Lincoln Center Out of Doors

August 09, 2009 |1:05-1:35 pm

New York , NY http://new.lincolncenter.org/live/index.php/la-casita

Pharaoh's Daughter
A beloved little house, a city garden, where poets and bands celebrate The Words. Una querida casita, un jardin urbano donde poetas y bandas celebran Las Palabras. Elizabeth Alexander, Estudiantina Boliviana, Hernán Bravo, José Conde, Don Fallo Figueroa and Grupo Son Candela, Bonnibel Fonbuena, Griot 3, Zora Howard, Moon Oak Joo, Sarah Kay, Cynthia “Ceez" Keteku, La 21 División, Matou featuring Soni Moreno & Ata Papa, Oveous Maximus, Pharaoh’s Daughter, and Bonafide Rojas

Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts at MacArthur Park

July 30, 2009 |7:30 pm

Los Angeles, CA

Pharaoh's Daughter

Bronx Library Center

July 25, 2009

New York, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Family Concert

Huntington

July 23, 2009

Long Island, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Queens Library

July 18, 2009

New York, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Family Concert

Loch Sheldrake

July 09, 2009 |8:00 PM

Loch Sheldrake, NY

Gerard Edery

Krakow Jewish Music Festival

July 01, 2009 to July 04, 2009

Krakow, Poland

Pharaoh's Daughter

Violines Suzuki de Puerto Rico

June 06, 2009

Puerto Rico

Meg Okura's Violin Workshop

Sullivan Hall

May 31, 2009 |10:00 PM

New York

Pharaoh's Daughter with Soulfarm.

Westchester

May 17, 2009

NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Great Neck

May 14, 2009

Long Island, NY

Tania Esgahof

Joe's Pub

May 06, 2009 |9:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Karen Kohler's "Little Death"

Corteo

February 09, 2009 to May 05, 2009

Tokyo, Japan

Corteo is a touring show of Cirque du Soleil.

City Winery

January 13, 2009

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Hilton Hotel Regent Parlor

January 10, 2009 |9:30 p.m.

New York City, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
APAP showcase
Sutton Suite - Regent Parlor on 2nd Floor
Meg Okura (violin & erhu)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Jun Kubo (flute & shinobue)
Jennifer Vincent (bass & cello)
Willard Dyson (drums)
Mathias Kunzli (percussion)

Madison Square Garden

December 29, 2008 to December 30, 2008 |2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Wintuk

The Edison Ballroom

December 25, 2008 to January 03, 2009 |9:30 pm

New York City

George Gee Orchestra

Le Poisson Rouge

December 21, 2008 |8:30 p.m.

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter
Sephardic Music Festival

Edison Ballroom

December 20, 2008 to December 23, 2008 |9:00 pm

New York City, NY

George Gee Orchestra

Madison Square Garden

December 13, 2008 |11:00 a.m., 3:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Wintuk

Madison Square Garden

December 11, 2008 to December 12, 2008 |11:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Wintuk

Madison Square Garden

December 10, 2008 |2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Wintuk

Washington D.C.

December 08, 2008 |8:00-9:30 pm

Pharaoh's Daughter
Rabbis For Human Rights conference
Adas Israel Congregation
General Admission $20

Madison Square Garden

December 06, 2008 |11:00 a.m., 3:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Wintuk

Madison Square Garden

December 05, 2008 |2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Wintuk

Madison Square Garden

December 04, 2008 |11:00 a.m. & 7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Wintuk

Fountain House

November 27, 2008 |12:00 - 3:00 pm

New York City

Duo with Miki Hayama on Piano
Thanksgiving Dinner for the Fountain House

Lincoln Center Kaplan Penthouse

November 26, 2008 |10:00 am

New York City, NY

Meet The Artist School Program

Hofsa University Cultural Center

November 23, 2008

Hofpstead, NY

Spirit of Seferad

Madison Square Garden

November 22, 2008 |11:00 a.m., 3:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Wintuk

Madison Square Garden

November 21, 2008 |2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

New York, NY

Wintuk

Joe's Pub

November 19, 2008 |9:30pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Good Morning America

November 19, 2008

New York City

Live broadcast performance with Il Divo

Zipper Factory

November 18, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

New York , NY

Karen Kohler's "Little Death"

Congregation B'Nai Jeshurun

November 11, 2008 |10:00 p.m.

ONEG
Pharaoh's Daughter

Zipper factorry

November 05, 2008 to November 06, 2008 |10:00 pm

New York, NY

Karen Kohler's "Little Death"

The Jazz Gallery

November 04, 2008 |3:30-4:45pm

New York , NY

"NYU Seminar at the Jazz Gallery: Jazz Voices, Jazz Lives"
Meg Okura will perform wide range of jazz and improvisation on the violin and her original compositions, followed by Q & A.

Drom

November 02, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble with a secret surprise guest, an Oscar nominated actor/ Columbia SONY recording artist.
Limited tickets available. Order online now!

World Yacht Dinner Cruise

November 01, 2008

New York, NY

Celebrating Mariko Takahashi
Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Meg Okura (violin & erhu)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Malcolm Kirby Jr. (bass)
Jun Kubo (flute & shinobue)
Alvester Garnett (drums)
Sam Newsome (soprano sax)
* there will be a special jam towards the end of the cruise featuring some of the members of the Henry Band.

Carnegie Hall

October 31, 2008 |8:00 PM

New York, NY

Mariko Takahashi Debut 35th Anniversary Concert
featuring Meg Okura's New York All-Star Strings, a 23-piece string orchestra
premiering "Sketches of New York" by Meg Okura

Zipper Factory

October 29, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

New York City, NY

LITTLE DEATH: Songs of Coming and Going" by Karen Kohler
"The Death Act"

New Jersey

October 25, 2008 |12:00-3:00 p.m.

Smadar Band

Zipper Factory

October 22, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

New York City, NY

LITTLE DEATH: Songs of Coming and Going" by Karen Kohler
"The Sex Act"

Zipper Factory

October 15, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

New York City, NY

LITTLE DEATH: Songs of Coming and Going" by Karen Kohler
"The Death ACT"

Temple Israel

October 09, 2008 |10:00 am

New York City, NY

Morning and Afternoon servuces

Zipper Factory

October 08, 2008 |8:00 PM

New York, NY

LITTLE DEATH: Songs of Coming and Going" by Karen Kohler
"Sex" Act

Pier 66 "Frying Pan"

October 04, 2008 to October 05, 2008 |1:00 & 3:00 PM

New York City, NY

Open House New York
The Crane Wife
C.Eule Dance & Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Enemble

Choreography: Caron Eulel
Musical Composition: Meg Okura

Sister's Uptown Bookstore

October 02, 2008 |8:00 PM

Washington Heights, NYC, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Uptown Jazz Night W/judith Insell

Temple Israel

September 30, 2008 |10:00 am

New York City, NY

Temple Israel

September 29, 2008 |7:30 p.m.

New York City, NY

Frying Pan @ Pier 66

September 28, 2008 |12:00 pm

New York City, NY

Open Dress Rehearsal for The Crane Wife

Meg Okura (electric violin)
Mamiko Kitaura (keyboard)
Mathias Kunzli (percussion)
Rubin Kodheli (electric cello)

Cipriani (Wall Street)

September 23, 2008 |7:00 pm

New York City, NY

Private Event
Duo performance with Terrence Howard

Tenri Cultural Institute of New York

September 19, 2008 |6:30 p.m.

New York, NY

One Autumn Night
The Crane Wife/ Tsuru-no Ongaeshi Benefit for C. Eule Dance
-Live performances of Japanese Dance
- Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
-Live and Silent Auctions

Berea College

September 18, 2008

Berea, KY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Highline Ballroom

September 17, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Dave Stewart (Of Eurythmics)
& His 30-piece
Rock Fabulous Orchestra

Long Island University Brooklyn Campus

September 02, 2008 |7:00 p.m.

Brooklyn, NY

Sam Newsome (soprano saxophone)
Meg Okura (electric violin)
Greg Lewis (organ)
Scott Newman (drums)

Sirius Hall @ Harbourfront Center

August 31, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

Toronto, Canada

Ashkenaz Festival in Toronto
Pharaoh's Daughter

Long Island University Brooklyn Campus

August 12, 2008 |7:00 PM

Brooklyn, NY

Jazz On The Lawn Series

Sam Newsome
Meg Okura
Greg Lewis
Scott Newman

JCC

July 31, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Riverside Park

July 27, 2008 |7:00-9:00 p.m.

New York, NY

Summer On The Hudson
Pharaoh's Daughter

Falcon Ridge Folk Festival

July 25, 2008

Hilsdale, NY

Blind Willies

Yiddish Concert

July 16, 2008

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter

Museum Of Jewish Heritage

June 25, 2008

New York City, 7:00 p.m.

The Spirit of Sepharad: From Casbah to Caliphate
A 500-Year Musical Journey
Gerard Edery
Amir Vahab
Glen Velez
Ara Dinkjan
Barbara Martinez
Meg Okura

For ticket information please call 646 437 4202

Ome Shimin Kaikan Hall - SOLD OUT!!

June 21, 2008 |3:00 p.m.

Tokyo , Japan

Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Meg Okura (violin, erhu)
Jun Kubo (flute, shinobue)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Malcolm Kirby (elec. bass)
Special Guests:
international soprano saxophonist Sam Newsome
The legendary drummer Tommy Campbell



Sarah Okura Demmie (viola)
Tim Demmie (cello)
*Tickets sold out. If you would like to see us, please come to our concert at Kick Back Cafe on June 19th instead.

Grace Christian Fellowship

June 20, 2008

Ome, Tokyo, Japan

Meg Okura & Sam Newsome Quintet
Meg Okura (violin)
Mamiko Kitaura (pf.)
Sam Newsome (s.sax)
Malcolm Kirby Jr. (e. bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums)

Kick Back Cafe キック・バック・カフェ

June 19, 2008 |7:30 & 9:00 pm (6pm-door)

Tokyo , Japan

Meg Okura & Sam Newsome Quintet

Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Malcolm Kirby Jr. (e. bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums)
Jun Kubo >/b> (flute)
Sarah Okuta (viola)


Kashiwa Glory Chapel

June 14, 2008 |7:00 p.m.

Chiba, Japan

Intimate concert of Meg Okura and Sam Newsome with Satoko Okuyoshi on piano!

Puerto Rico Suzuki School

June 07, 2008 to June 09, 2008

Puerto Rico

Meg will be giving workshops on improvisation on the violin for students of Martin Goldman.

Jewish Community of Western Connecticut

June 01, 2008 |1:30 pm

Southbury, CT

Gerard Edery Ensemble

University Settlement

May 31, 2008 |3:00 & 8:00 p.m.

New York City, NY

The Crane Wife
C.Eule Dance & Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

University Settlement

May 30, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

The Crane Wife
Choreography: Caron Euel
Original Composition: Meg Okura
performed by:
C. Eule Dance & Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
feat: Mamiko Kitaura, Meg Okura, Mathias Kunzli, Jun Kubo, Jennifer Vincent

Savannah

May 18, 2008 |2:00 p.m.

GA

Pharaoh's Daughter
Forsyth Par for 2008 Jerusalem Concert for Peace

Skirball Center at NYU

May 15, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

New York City, NY

NOA CD RELEASE PARTY!!!
with Pharaoh’s Daughter
Tkts. $36 to $85 VIP $180

The Plaza - postponed!!

May 10, 2008

Opening of the Palm Court

29th Annual Asian Pacific American Heritage Festival at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza

May 10, 2008

New York

The Crane Wife with the C. Eule Dance

Bergen Performing Arts Center

May 08, 2008 |6:00 pm

Englewood, NJ

Pharaoh's Daughter
Outdoor concert. Also with Joshua Nelson and Kosher Gospel Singers and NOA
Tkts $18 Mezanine $30, Orchestra $60, VIP $180
BOX OFFICE 201 -227-1030

Kaplan Penthouse & Walter Reade Theater

May 01, 2008 to May 05, 2008

New York City, NY

Meg Okura's COOL CONNECTIONS TO CLASSICS
please contact Lincoln Center's visitor services for details

Joe's Pub

April 24, 2008 |9:30 PM

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter
Annual Free Macaroon concert during interem passover day
$12 advance $15 at the door

The Brotherhood Synagogue

April 13, 2008 |4:00 p.m.

New York City, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Cornell University

April 12, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

Ithaca, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter
World Music Series

Flushing Town Hall

April 10, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

Pharaoh's Daughter
Womens World Music Vocal Series

Emmanuel Synagogue

April 09, 2008

CT West Hartford

Pharaoh's Daughter

The Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Hartford
Ner Tamid Scholarship Dinner 6p.m.

Rose Studio @ Lincoln Center

April 06, 2008

New York, 10:30 am

Meg Okura & Mamiko Kitaura
exploration of Jazz Violin

Rose Studio at Lincoln Center

April 05, 2008 |9:30 am

New York City, NY

Meg Okura & Mamiko Kitaura Duo

Temple Israel

April 04, 2008 |6:00 pm

Service

Shady Side Academy

April 03, 2008 |7:30 p.m.

Pittsburgh

Flamenco Sepharad

Kaplen JCC on the Palisades

March 31, 2008 |7:00 PM

Tenafly, NJ

Pharaoh's Daughter
The Many Faces of Freedom - Cultural Diversity in the Land of Israel. $45 JCC members; $58 non-members;
Preregistration required no later than March 24. Seating limited. Call 201-569-7900 ext.204 to register.

John Hancock Hall @ Back Bay Events Center

March 30, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

Boston, MA

Pharaoh's Daughter

Alden Theatre

March 29, 2008

McLean, VA

Gerard Edery Ensemble "Flamenco Sepharad"

Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center

March 14, 2008 |3:30 pm

New York, NY

Meet the Artist School Program

Meg Okura (violin & electric violin)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Ian Riggs (bass)
Tom Papadedos (drums)

Today's Show

March 14, 2008

Appearance with Graham Colton

David Letterman Show

March 13, 2008

New York City, NY

Appearing with Graham Colton

JCC Chutzpah Festival

February 26, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

Vancouver

Pharaoh's Daughter

Siegel College

February 24, 2008

Cleveland, OH

Pharaoh's Daughter

JCC of Houston

February 21, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

Houston, TX

Pharaoh's Daughter

Kumble Theater For Performing Arts

February 16, 2008 |3:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY

Family Day Matinee
"Crane Wife" (Tsuru- no On-gaeshi) music and dance performed by
Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble & C. Eule Dance

Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts

February 15, 2008 |7:30 p.m.

Brooklyn, NY

Celebrating Asian New Years 2008
Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble, C. Eule Dance, ASA, & Yee's Hung Ga Lion Dance team.

* World premiere of "Lu Chai" by Meg Okura, performed by Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
*Tsuruno Ongaeshi/ The Crane Wife - a Japanese folk tale told through live music, dance and narration.
*Baojing White Spirits and Vodka pre-show tasting

Beth Emet Free Synagogue

February 02, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

Evanston, IL

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Miami Jewish Community Center

January 27, 2008

Miami Beach, FL

Pharaoh's Daughter

Congregation Ohev Shalom

January 26, 2008

Pharaoh's Duaghter

Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center

January 24, 2008

Tarpon Springs, FL

Pharaoh's Daughter

Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center

January 22, 2008 |10:00 am & 11:00 am

New York City, NY

COOL CONNECTIONS TO CLASSICS

Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center

January 18, 2008 |10:00 pm - 1:00 pm

New York City, NY

COOL CONNECTIONS TO CLASSICS

Meg Okura Trio
featuring Mamiko Kitaura on piano & Willard Dyson on drums

Center for Jewish History

January 17, 2008 |8:00 p.m.

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter
$15

MUSEUM OF JEWISH HERITAGE

January 17, 2008

New York City, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Drom

January 14, 2008 |7:30 p.m.

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter
Free w/ APAP badge
Otherwise $15 for the whole evening starting at 6pm

APAP @ Hilton Hotel

January 13, 2008 |3:50 pm - 9:30 pm

New York City

Meg Okura playing with Four Different Bands:
The Spirit of Sepharad (3:50 pm & 8:30 pm)
Pharaoh's Daghter (5:10 pm)
Two Faiths, One Voice (7:30 pm & 9:10 pm)
Flamenco Sepharad (8:10 pm)

"Winter JazzFest" at the Knitting Factory

January 12, 2008 |6:20 pm

New York City, NY


Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Meg Okura (violin, erhu, & compositions)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano & compositions)
Jun Kubo (flute & shinogbue)
Jennifer Vincent (cello)
Willard Dyson (drums)
Sam Newsome (soprano sax)

WKCR Radio

January 05, 2008 |2:00 am

New York City

Radio Interview & Music (Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble)

Madison Square Garden Wamu Theater

January 05, 2008 |11:00 am, 3:00 pm, & 7:00 pm

New York City

WINTUK
Cirque du Soleil

Madison Square Garden Wamu Theater

December 29, 2007 to December 30, 2007 |11:00 am, 3:00 pm, & 7:00 pm

New York City

WINTUK
Cirque du Soleil

Queens Theater

December 23, 2007

Queens, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Yale Center For British Art

December 20, 2007

New Haven

Gerard Edery

New Jersey

December 15, 2007 |7:30 p.m.

Pharaoh's Daughter

Madison Square Garden Wamu Theater

December 13, 2007 to December 14, 2007 |11:00 am & 7:30 pm

New York City

WINTUK
Cirque du Soleil

New York

December 11, 2007 |8:00 p.m.

opening for Shotei N'vuah

World Financial Center

December 11, 2007 |12:30 p.m.

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter

Madison Square Garden Wamu Theater

December 08, 2007 |11:00 am, 3:00 pm, & 7:00 pm

New York City

Wintuk

B'nai Jeshurun

December 07, 2007 |9:00 pm

New York City, NY

Basya Schechter & Pharaoh's Daughter

Chanukah Oneg

William K. Sanford Town Library

December 03, 2007 |7:00 PM

Albany, NY

Fountain House

November 22, 2007 |12:00 pm

New York

Meg Okura & Mamiko Kitaura Duo

Joe's Pub

November 17, 2007 |9:30 pm

New York

Pharaoh's Daughter

Zehler Hall at the University of Dayton

November 08, 2007

Dayton, OH

Maria Krupoves/Gerard Edery
"Two Faiths, One Voice"

Congregation Beth-El Zedek

November 07, 2007 |7:30 p.m.

Indianapolis, IN

Maria Krupoves/Gerard Edery
"Two Faiths, One Voice"

St. Paul's Chapel

October 29, 2007 |1:00 PM

New York City

Trinity Concerts presents Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble


featuring Meg Okura, Mamiko Kitaura, Jun Kubo, Jennifer Vincent, Shane Shanahan

Riverside Park @ 72nd Street

September 09, 2007 |Noon- 9 PM

Jewsapolooza
FREE for all
Pharaoh's Daughter

Genesis At the Crossroads Festival

August 25, 2007

Chicago, IL

Pharaoh's Daughter

Zebulon

August 22, 2007 |9:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

MGM Grand Garden Arena

August 14, 2007

Las Vegas, NV

Cisco Systems Annual International Conference
Malcolm Payne
feat. Meg Okura on the erhu

Emmanuel Baptist Church

August 05, 2007

Brooklyn, NY

Oscar Schindler Performin Arts Center

July 28, 2007 |8:00pm

West Orange, NJ

Pharaoh's Daughter

HIGHLINE BALLROOM

July 14, 2007

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter

WNYC Soundcheck Live

July 12, 2007 |12:30 p.m.

New York City, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter hosted by John Schaefer

WFUV 90.7 The Whole Wide World

July 09, 2007

Fordham University, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter Live at WFUV
The Whole Wide World with Rita Houston

Prospect Park Bandshell

July 06, 2007 |7:30pm

Brooklyn, NY

Celebrate Brooklyn
American Premier
REwind: A Cantata For Voice, Tape & Testimony / Richie Havens

Alvin Ailey Citigroup Theater

June 30, 2007 to July 01, 2007 |8:00p.m.

New York City

C. Eule Dance "In Flight"

* Choreography by: Caron Eule
* Lighting Design by: Tony Marques
* Costume Design by: Arturo Vera
* Set and additional Costume Design by:Yuliya Lanina
* Live Music by: Assaff Weisman and Monika Jalili: Noorsaaz
* Dancers: Ivanova Aguilar, Cornelius Brown,Yuu Fujita, Erin Hunter Jennings, Faith Hunter Kimberling, Edgar L. Peterson, Erin Pride, Gisela Quinteros, Amy Santos, Michelle Vargo, Matthew Wagner, Alexa Weir, Justin Wingenroth

Cornelia Street Cafe

June 29, 2007 |9:00 pm

New York City

The Shagg's Tribute "My Band Foot Foot"

John McNeel
Andy Green
J.C. Sanford
Meg Okura
Ben Rubin
Alison Miller

Gracie Mansion

June 26, 2007

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter

Centerpoint Yoga Studio

June 17, 2007 |8:00p.m.

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter
40 min. set

Violines Suzuki de Puerto Rico

June 09, 2007 to June 11, 2007

San Juan, Puerti Rico

Meg Okura will be conducting a special workshop “First Step to Improvisation"at the Violines Suzuki de Puerto Rico.

MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

May 21, 2007 |9:00 pm

New York City

Pharaoh's Daughter

Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center

May 21, 2007 |5:30p.m.

New York City

Meg Okura & Members of the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Avenue U & Nostrand Ave

May 20, 2007 |11:10 -11:30 a.m.

Brooklyn, NY

Basya Schechter & Meg Okura

Great Neck North Middle School

May 19, 2007 |8:30 P.M.

Great Neck

Tania Echaghoff

St. John The Divine

May 16, 2007 |7:30 p.m.

New York City

Alice Coltrane Ascension Ceremony

Jack DeJohnette, Ravi Coltrane, Riggie Woekman, Charlie Haden, Geri Allen, Cecil McBee, Jeff "Tain" Watts, Steve Wilson, plus choir and orchestra.

Highline Ballroom

May 14, 2007

Pharaoh's Daughter CD RELEASE PARTY!
$25
(Price includes new cd, reception at 7:30p.m., and ticket. Highline is new Ballroom by the owners of BBKINGS, in the district where the elevated trains used to pass on the West Side, near Union Square.)

MAKOR

May 07, 2007 |8:00 p.m.

New York City, NY

PULSE presents Music of Praise and Celebration
Sihr Halal, featuring the Pulse ensemble with various non-Western musicians performing new compositions celebrating the human spirit.

Roulette

May 05, 2007 |8:30 pm

New York City, NY

Pulse Ensemble

Ben Kono (flute, clarinet. shakuhachi, dizi, oboe, soprano sax)
Steven Kenyon (clarinet, oboe, alto saxophone, bass calrinet)
Meg Okura (violin, erhu and voice)
William Martina (cello)
Jacob Garchik (laptop)
Yumi Kurosawa (koto)
Michael McCurdy (percussion)
Justin Ahiyon (percussion)

B'nai Jeshurun

May 04, 2007 |9:00 pm

New York City, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

West Bank Cafe

April 29, 2007 |9:30pm

New York, NY

Aviva
with
Harel Schachal (clarinet & sax)
Meg Okura (violin)
Dan Nadel (guitar)
Satoshi Takeishi (percussion)

92nd Street Y

April 24, 2007 |8:15pm

New York City, NY

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Trinity Church Concert at One

April 23, 2007

New York City, NY

Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Meg Okura (erhu & violin)
Jun Kubo (flute & shinobue)
Jennifer Vincent (cello)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Rich Stein (percussion)

Performance made possible by Meet the Composer "Creative Connections" grant.

Temple Israel

April 22, 2007 |4:00p.m.

West Bloomfield, MI

The Gerard Edery Ensemble Featuring Cantor Alberto Mizrahi

Open Rehearsal @ Long Island University Brooklyn Campus

April 16, 2007 |7:30 pm

Brooklyn, NY

Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble is inviting you to join us for our special open rehearsal, sponsored by the Meet The Composer “Creative Connections" grant. The ensemble will be going over some of the latest original works to be performed at Saint Paul’s Chapel in Tribeca on April 23.

April 16, 2007
7:30pm 9:00pm
H-106 (Humanities Builiding)
Long Island University Brooklyn Campus
Meg Okura (erhu)
Jun Kubo (flute)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Jennifer Vincent (cello)
Rich Stein (percussion)
Repertoire: Afrasia, 3-3-7, Fly High, Requiem, Dance at the Palace, and more

Lincoln Center

April 16, 2007 |12:00 pm

New York City

Lincoln Center's Meet The Artist Program
Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble, conducting an educational program.
Kaplan Penthouse
10th Floor
Rose Building
Lincoln Center

Kubmle Theater

April 10, 2007 |4:30pm

Brooklyn, NY

L.I.U. Faculty Concert

Bob Aquino (piano & composition)
Gloria Cooper (vocal & piano)
Sam Newsome (soprano saxophone)
Carlo DeRosa (bass)
Meg Okura (violin)

Mo Pitkins House of Satisfaction

March 31, 2007 |9:30 PM

New York City, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter
$12

Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center

March 31, 2007 |11:00 am

New York City

Four On The Floor
Educational Program lead by Meg Okura.
Please click on "Lessons & Clinics" on this page.

Parish Hall

March 30, 2007 |7:00 PM Door / 8:00 PM Show

New York City, NY

Meg Okura & Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Come join me and my band for music, wine and sake!

Tickets: $9 adv. (T-web)/$12 at the door.
Wine/Sake available if 21+ years of age.

Meg Okura (violin & erhu)
Juun Kubo (flute)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Greg Heffernan (cello)
Rich Stein (percussion)

Museum of Jewish Heritage

March 28, 2007 |7:00 PM

New York City, NY

Downtown Seder
2007 Performers:

Neil Sedaka
Jill Sobule
Tovah Feldshuh
Leah Siegel
Pharaoh’s Daughter
Iris Bahr
Dan Zanes
The Trachtenburg Family
Daniel Libeskind
Elisa Albert
Pearl Gluck
Frank London
Golem
Good for the Jews
Yuri Lane
Nick Kroll
Metropolitan Klezmer
Debbie Friedman
The LeeVees
Jay Michaelson
Jamie Saft
Rob Kutner (Daily Show)
Y-Love & DJ Handler
Pharaoh's Daughter

Forest Hills Jewish CenterSolomon

March 25, 2007 |2:00 pm

Queens, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter
$50
Schechter School Fund Raiser

Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers

March 22, 2007 |6:30 pm VIP Reception, 7:00 pm general admission

The Young Leadership Committee of New York presents
"A Journey through the Peace Market"
Pharaoh's Daughter

Thrust Stage / Berkeley Repertory Theatre

March 17, 2007 |8:00pm

Berkeley, CA

Pharaoh's Daughter at the Jewish Music Festival

B'nai Amoona

March 11, 2007

St. Louis, MO

Pharaoh's Daughter

TBA

March 10, 2007

Los Angeles, CA

Pharaoh's Daughter

The Waterfront

March 03, 2007 |6:30 pm (VIP reception) 7:00 pm (general addmission)

New York City, NY

Seeds of Peace Benefit

Pharaoh's Daughter

Cholent

March 03, 2007

Brooklyn, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Packard Lab Auditorium/Lehigh University

February 28, 2007 |7:00 PM

Bethlehem, PA U.S.A.

Pharaoh's Daughter
free Concert
Philip and Muriel Berman Center for Jewish Studies
610 758-4869 • Fax 610 748-4858 • inber@lehigh.edu

Cornelia Street Cafe

February 17, 2007

Debut Performance of "My Band Foot Foot"
The Shagg's Cover band!!
John McNeil- trumpet & vocals
Meg Okura - violin
Andy Green - guiar
J.C. Sanford - trombone
Alison Miller - drums

Kumble Theater

February 16, 2007 |7:30p.m.

Brooklyn, NY

Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Asian New Year's Celebration @ Kumble Theater

Meg Okura (violin and erhu)
Jun Kubo (shinobue & flute)
Greg Heffernnan (cello)
Satoshi Takeishi (percussion)

Special Guest: Sam Newsome (soprano saxophone)
Megumi Yonezawa (piano)

Burke Recital Hall at Denizon University

February 11, 2007 |8:00p.m.

Granville, OH U.S.A.

Pharaoh's Daughter

Fawcett Center Auditorium

February 10, 2007 |8:00pm

Colombus, OH

Pharaoh's Daughter
$15.00

Longwood Gardens

February 04, 2007 |1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.

Kennett Square, PA

Pharaoh's Daughter

Solomon Schechter School-Postponed

January 28, 2007 |6:30 pm

Queens, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter
*this concert has been postponed due to a tragic accident involving one of the students.

APAP - Hilton Hotel

January 22, 2007

New York City, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Saint Peters Church

January 21, 2007

New York City

Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

APAP - Hilton Hotel

January 20, 2007

New York City, NY

Gerard Edery Ensemble

92nd Street Y

January 17, 2007

New York City, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

IAJE Metropolitan Ball Room at Sheraton

January 11, 2007 |11:00 am

New York City, NY

Ed Neumeister NeuHat Ensemble

LIMMUD CONFERENCE

December 27, 2006

Basya Schechter & Meg Okura Duet

Nottingham University

December 26, 2006 to December 28, 2006

Nottingham, U.K.

LIMMUD CONFERENCE
Pharaoh's Daughter

MUSEUM OF JEWISH HERITAGE

December 20, 2006 |7:00 PM

New York City, NY

Women of Tzadik
Pharaoh's Daughter

MAKOR

December 16, 2006 |9:30 PM

New York City, NY

SEPHARDIC JEWISH MUSIC FESTIVAL & Chanukah show
Pharaoh's Daughter

MASS MoCA

December 08, 2006 to December 09, 2006 |8:00pm

Great Barrington, MA

Pharaoh's Daughter

Riverdale Festival of the ARTS

December 03, 2006 |9:00 pm

Riverdale, New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Sepcial Event for PHARAOH'S DAUGHTER

December 02, 2006

New York City, NY

This EVENT postponed until February 2007.

Tavern on the Green

December 01, 2006

New York City, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Event for World Vision

Industria Super Studio

November 30, 2006 |8:00pm

New York City

Voices Unabridged Gala
SMADAR & Band

Joe's Pub

November 29, 2006

New York City, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

92nd Street Y

November 28, 2006

New York City, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center

November 24, 2006

New York City, NY

Four on the Floor
Dave Eggar (cello & piano)
Meg Okura (violin)
Marty Osterer (bass)
Tom Papadatos (drums)

Fountain House

November 23, 2006 |12:00-2:00pm

New York City, NY

Meg Okura (violin& Erhu) & Uri Sharlin (Accordion)


Moods

November 21, 2006

Zurich, Switzerland

Steve Swallow - Ohad Talmor Sextet

Reign

November 20, 2006

Vienna, Austria

Steve Swallow- Ohad Talmor Sextet

Teatro Manzoni

November 19, 2006 |matinee

Milano, Italy

Steve Swallow Ohad Talmor Sextet

Le Vauban

November 17, 2006

Brest, France

Steve Swallow Ohad Talmor Sextet

Duc des Lombards

November 16, 2006

Paris, France

Steve Swallow - Ohad Talmor SEXTET
feat: Greg Tardy (cl.),Russ Johnson (trp.), Jacob Garchick (trb.) & Meg Okura (vl.)

The Jewish Community Center of Houston

November 11, 2006

Houston, TX

Gerard Edery Ensemble
"Flamenco Sepharad"

Main Concert Hall of the Conservatoire de Musique / Place Neuve

November 05, 2006

Geneva, Switzerland

The Gerard Edery Ensemble

TBA

October 27, 2006

MONTPELLIER, France

Quinteto Rodriguez

Kulturzentrum Gems

October 26, 2006

Singen, Germany

Quinteto Roberto Rodriguez

Eremitage

October 25, 2006

SCHWAZ, Austria

Quinteto Rodriguez

Jazzclub

October 23, 2006

Hannover, Germany

Quinteto Roberto Rodriguez

Tropentheater

October 22, 2006 |15:00

Amsterdam, Holland

Quinteto Roberto Rodriguez
€ 18.00 (€ 14.00)

Lantaren Venster

October 21, 2006 |21:00

Rotterdam, Netherlands

Quinteto Roberto Rodriguez
€ 15 / € 13

Rasa

October 20, 2006

Utrecht, Holland

Quinteto Roberto Rodriguez

Wereldculturcentrum Zuiderpershuis

October 19, 2006 |20:30

Antwerp, Belgium

Quinteto Roberto Rodriguez

Kaplan Penthouse

October 11, 2006 |6:00 pm

New York City, NY

Four on the Floor

Miller Theater

October 07, 2006 |8:00 pm

New York City

Tania

Dulles

October 05, 2006 to October 06, 2006 |11:00 am, 7:00 pm, & 11:00 am

Sterling, VA

Big Apple Circus
(Meg's 2006 Season Debut!)

Kaplan Penthouse

September 26, 2006

New York City, NY

Meg Okura Quartet/Four on the Floor
Meg Okura (violin)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Jennifer Vincent (cello)
Tom Papadatos (drums)

Exciting original arrangements of classical music and more!
Paganini, Chopin, Bizet, Beethoven, Mussorgsky, Shorter, Davis, etc.

Centennial Hall @ Augustana College

September 23, 2006 |7:00 PM

Rock Island, IL

Cellist/Pianist Dave Eggar & Meg Okura, together with electric bass and drums will perform Classical Music repertoire transfused with jazz, hip-hop and Rock'n Roll! Compositions by Beethoven, Paganini, Bizet, Miles Davis and more...

Quad City Arts Council

September 11, 2006 to September 26, 2006

Rock Island, IL USA

Lincoln Center's "Four on the Floor"

Meg Okura (violin, electric violin & erhu)
Dave Eggar (piano & cello)
Marty Osterer (electric bass)
Tom Papadatos (drums)

Brooklyn Public Library

September 10, 2006 |2:00 pm

Brooklyn, NY

Gerard Edery Ensemble

Spiegeltent

August 16, 2006 |10:00pm

New York, NY

artists of the Tzadik label:
Pharaoh's Daughter & Rashanim
Basya Schechter (lead vocal, oud, guitar etc...)
Meg Okura (violin & Erhu, back up vocal)
Jason Lindnershanir blumenkrantz (keys, nord, etc...)
Mathias Kunzli (percussion, toys, pots & pans)
Dan Aran (drums)

Steppingstone Park

August 13, 2006

Great Neck, NY

Steppingstone Waterside Theater
The Sons of Sepharad with Gerard Edery
call
516- 487-9228

Bowery Poetry Club

August 12, 2006 |10:00pm

New York, NY U.S.A.

Smadar

Makor

July 26, 2006 |7:30PM

New York

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
CD Release

Meg Okura- violin & erhu
Jun Kubo- flute & shinobue
Jennifer Vincent- cello
Megumi Yonezawa- piano
Shane Shanahan- percussion

with a special guest: Sam Newsome

Big Apple Circus

July 11, 2006 to July 15, 2006

Charlestown, RI

Big Apple Circus Tour

June 16, 2006 to June 24, 2006

Colonbus, OH

Maltz Jewish Museum

June 15, 2006 |8:00pm

Cleveland, OH

Pharaoh's Daughter

Lincoln Center

June 13, 2006 |3:00 pm

New York, NY

"Violin & Jazz Improvisation"

Masterclass with Meg Okura
Meg Okura (violin)
David Berkman (piano)

180 Maiden Lane

June 13, 2006 |12:30-1:30 PM

New York, NY

Meg Okura Jazz Quartet.
FREE!

Mo Pitkins

June 11, 2006 |7:00 pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Lincoln Center

June 09, 2006 |2:30 pm

Masterclass with Meg Okura

"Violin and Improvisation"
Meg Okura (violin and lecturer)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)

Wilshire Theatre

June 04, 2006

Beverly Hills, CA

The Gerard Edery Ensemble

Rose Hall @ Lincoln Center

May 26, 2006 |3:30 & 4:30 pm

New Yrok, NY

Hooked on Classics

Meg Okura (lecturer & violin)
Mamiko Kitaura (piano)
Jennifer Vincent (bass & cello)
Tom Papadados (drums)

UJA on 57th Street

May 25, 2006 |4:00pm

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

7 World Trade Center

May 23, 2006 |12:00 pm

New York, NY

Celebration concert for the opening of 7 World Trade Center
feat: Moby, Suzanne Vega, Pharaoh’s Daughter and more

115 Park Avenue

May 21, 2006 |7:00pm

Hoboken, NJ

United Synagogue of Hoboken presents Pharaoh's Daughter and Soulfarm i Concert

Next Door Jazz Festival

May 20, 2006 |4:00pm-7:pm

Brooklyn, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

feat:
Yukari (fl.), Megumi Yonezawa (pf.). Jennifer Vincent (cello). Rose Bartu (viola)
PLUS:
Ginoe Sitson Quartet (Cameroonian vocalist)
Sam Newsome Trio (Jazz Saxophonist)

$10 all three bands

Tonic

May 18, 2006

New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

MoMA

May 09, 2006 |8:00pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Asian Leadership Conference

Hunter College West Building 3rd Floor

May 07, 2006 |7:00 pm

New York, NY

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Coffee House
Free music and refreshment!

YUKARI (Fl)
Meg Okura (violin & vocal)
Megumi Yonezawa (keyboard)
Jennifer Vincent (cello)
Shane Shanahan (percussion)

City Hall Plaza

April 26, 2006 to April 30, 2006 |Check BAC Website

Boston, MA

Big Apple Circus

Queens Museum of Art

April 23, 2006 |5:00pm

Queens, New York, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter unplugged

Join the trio of Basya Schechter (oud, guitar vox), Daphna Mor (recorders, ney, vox) and Meg Okura on violin at the Queens Museum of Art, intimate sunday afternoon of music.

City Hall Plaza

April 18, 2006 to April 21, 2006 |Check BAC Website

Boston, MA

Big Apple Circus

Joe's Pub

April 16, 2006 |9:30pm

Pharaoh's Daughter
$12 in advance, $15 at the door

Southpaw

April 15, 2006

Brooklyn, NY

Pharaoh's Daughter

Brotherhood Synagogue

April 08, 2006 |8:00pm

New York

Pharaoh's Daughter

fe: Basya Schechter (vocal, oud, guitar) Jason Lindner (keys), Daphna Mor (reeds), Meg Okura(violin), Ben Zerwin (bass), Uri Sherlin (accordion)

Congregation Shalom

April 05, 2006 |6:30pm reception 7:15pm program

Milwaukee, WI USA

Pharaoh's Daughter
Milwaukee Jewish Federation Concert

Congregation B'NAI JESHURUN

April 01, 2006 |8:00PM

New York

Music of the BJ Musicians
Basya Schechter (Pharaoh's Daughter)

Little Fox Theatre

March 12, 2006

Redwood City

San Francisco Jewish Music Festival with Septeto Roberto Rodriguez

First Congregational Church

March 11, 2006

Oakland, CA USA

Septeto Rodriguez

Temple Beth Sholom

March 10, 2006

San Leandro, CA

Roberto Rodriguez Quintet

Roberto Rodriguez (Perc.)
Gilad Haral (Cl.)
Meg Okura (Vl.)
Uri Sharlin (Acc.)
Jennifer Vincent (Bs.)

Conan O'Brian Show

March 08, 2006 |Late Night

Musical Guest: James Hunter
Meg Okura (violin)
Rose Bartu (violin)
Nesrine Balbesi (viola)
Jennifer Vincent (cello)

Congregation Beth El

March 05, 2006 |2:00pm

Norwalk, CT

Pharaoh's Daughter

FREE!

Herbert and Evelyn Axelrod Performing Arts Center @ Ruth Hyman Jewish Community Center

March 04, 2006 |8:00 pm

Deal, NJ USA

Pharaoh's Daughter

Tickets are $25

discounts for seniors and students

732-531-9100 ext 142.

Signature Theater

February 20, 2006 to February 21, 2006

New York, NY

Madame Bovary

Photo Shoot

February 15, 2006 |12:00pm

Brooklyn

Laurdes Delgato (photographer)

Ackerman Theater @ Greater Monmouth Jewish Community Center

February 11, 2006 |8:00 PM

Deal Park, NJ USA

Gerard Edery Ensemble

The Stone

February 10, 2006 |8:00 PM

New York, NY USA

Meg Okura's Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

A new all female New York chamber jazz ensemble will perform in an intimate setting at New York's new venue STONE! (corner of Avenue C and 2nd Street)

YUKARI (flute)
Meg Okura (violin & composition)
Jennifer Vincent (cello)
Megumi Yonezawa (piano)
Special Guests: Suzanne Shu (Erhu-Chinese violin)
Satoshi Takeishi (percussion)

Congregation Ohev Shalom

February 04, 2006 |7:30 pm

Orlando, FL USA

The Gerard Edery Ensemble

Carnegie Hall (Isaac Stern Auditorium)

February 01, 2006 |8:00 PM

New York, NY USA

Celebrating the Music of Joni Mitchell
Music for Youth Foundation Benefit Concert

Isaac Stern Auditorium | Seating Chart

$30 - $225


Program

Featuring Shawn Colvin, Suzanne Vega, Marc Cohn, Laurie Anderson, Joseph Arthur, Tracy Chapman, Judy Collins, Cowboy Junkies, eels, Amy Grant, Bebel Gilberto, Bettye LaVette, M'shell N'degeocello, Jimmy Scott, Neil Sedak, Dar Williams, Wood Brothers, Michelle Williams, Joanne Shenandoah, Nellie McKay, and others to be announced

TBA

January 21, 2006

Miami, FL

Septeto Rodriguez

IAJE (Hilton Hotel)

January 12, 2006 |2:00 PM

New York, NY USA

Ed Neumeister's NeuHat Ensemble


a 17 piece ensemble including string quartet,
oboe/English horn, and small big band.

Meg & Sam's

January 09, 2006 |1:00pm

Brooklyn, NY USA

Radio Interview "Groovin New York" with Audrey Lee (podcasting)

Makor

December 28, 2005 to December 29, 2005 |8:00pm

New York, NY

Irving Fields and Septeto Rodriguez

Makor

December 27, 2005 |8:00 PM

New York, NY USA

Pharaoh's Daughter Plays Ladino Music
Tripple Bill with Sarah Aroste and Smadar
Sephardic Music Festical
Price: $12.00

Puffin Room

December 20, 2005

New York, NY USA

PULSE

LOUIS BRANDIES HIGH SCHOOL

December 16, 2005 |9:15 AM

New York, NY USA

American Composers Orchestra presents Sirius String Quartet
Meg Okura & Gregor Huebner (violins)
Ron Lawrence (viola)
Dave Eggar (cello)

Recording

December 13, 2005 to December 14, 2005 |all day

New York, NY USA

Pharaoh's Daughter's New CD

Congregation Or Zarua 

December 11, 2005 |2:00PM

New York, NY USA

"Light is Sown" Celebration Day
Pharaoh's Daughter
concert

Cajun

December 08, 2005 |8:00pm

New York, NY USA

Manhattan Ragtime Orchestra

Lincoln Center

December 07, 2005 |11:00 AM

New York, NY USA

Big Apple Circus

Victor Borge Hall @ Scandinavia House

December 05, 2005 |7:30 PM

New York, NY U.S.A.

Sirius String Quartet with Martin Kuuskmann & John Patitucci

Meg Okura & Gregor Huebner (violins)
Ron Lawrence (viola)
Dave Eggar (cello)

Mt. Kisko Library Series

December 04, 2005 |2:00 PM

Mt. Kisko, NY USA

Pharaoh's Daughter Unplugged Trio Concert

Basya Schechter (oud)
Daphna Mor (recorders)
Meg Okura (violin)

Mo Pitkins

November 30, 2005 |7:30PM

New York, NY USA

Pharaoh's Daughter playing only songs that will be on our upcoming CD “Hagar."

Please call 212-777-5660 or go to their website for reservation. (link below)


Basya Schechter (vocal and oud)
Daphna Mor (recorders)
Meg Okura (violin)
Jason Lindner (keys)
Shanir Blumenkrantz (bass)
Mathias Kunzli (percussion)
Yuval Lion (drums)

Novi Sad Jazz Festival

November 25, 2005

Novi Sad, Yugoslavia

Meg Okura (violin)
Eric Niceberg (piano)
Thomas Bramarie (bass)
Elliot Zigmund (drums)

Jazz Gallery / New York University

November 15, 2005 |3:30pm

New York, NY USA

James Weidman on piano, Andy Eulau on bass, and Dwayne Cook Broadnax on drums.

Meg will be a guest in one of the NYU classes. She will be playing some standards and sharing her personal stories about her life in music.

Mo Pitkins

November 14, 2005 |TBA

New York City, NY U.S.A.

Septeto Rodriguez

Rutgers University

November 10, 2005 |5:30 PM

New Brunswick, NJ USA

Pharaoh's Daughter plays instrumental music for the opening of the Rutgers Jewish Film Festival.

Basya Schechter (oud)
Daphna Mor (recorders)
Meg Okura (violin)
Shanir Blumenkrantz (bass)
Shane Shanahan (percussion)

Brooklyn Museum

November 05, 2005 |6:00PM

Brooklyn, NY U.S.A.

Pharaoh's Daughter

Makor

November 03, 2005 |10:00PM

New York, NY U.S.A.

Steinhardt Building, 35 West 67th Street
Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble


Meg Okura (violin)
Yukari (flute)
Nesrine Balbeisi (viola)
Jennifer Vincnet (cello)
Megumi Yonezawa (piano)

special guest: Shane Shanahan (percussion) from Yo-Yo Ma's Silkroad Project.

Jazz Standard

October 27, 2005 to October 30, 2005 |7:30 & 9:30 pm (Fri/Sat-11:30PM)

New York City, NY U.S.A.

Steve Swallow/Ohad Talmor Sextet


Steve Swallow (bass)
Ohad Talmor (tenor sax)
Russ Johnson (trumpet)
Meg Okura (violin)
Greg Tardy (clarinet)
Jacob Garchik (trombone)

La Casa del Jazz

October 25, 2005 |9:00PM

Rome, Italy

Steve Swallow/Ohad Talmor Sextet

A.M.R./Sud des Alpes

October 23, 2005 |8:30

Geneva, Switzerland

Steve Swallow/Ohad Talmor Sextet

Torrione S. Giovanni

October 22, 2005 |10:15PM

Ferrara, Italy

Steve Swallow/Ohad Talmor Sextet

Chorus Cave a Jazz

October 21, 2005 |9:00PM

Lausanne, Switzerland

Steve Swallow/Ohad Talmor Sextet

PP Cafe

October 19, 2005 |9:00PM

Brussels, Belgium

Steve Swallow/Ohad Talmor Sextet

Das Haus

October 17, 2005 |8:30

Ludvigshafen, Germany

Steve Swallow/Ohad Talmor Sextet
L'histoire du Clochard

Steve Swallow (bass)
Ohad Talmor (tenor sax)
Russ Johnson (trumpet)
Meg Okura (violin)
Greg Tardy (clarinet)
Jacob Garchik (trombone)