Baharat Band plays original music using Middle Eastern scales or maqams and rhythms. Combining listening and dance music, along with traditional songs in their repertoire. Baharat performances are often accompanied by belly-dancers and guest musicians. Playing shows in New York City and abroad at festivals, museums, art exhibits, dance showcases, restaurants, universities and more.
Baharat Band’s first album, Mosaics was released independently in June of 2016. They are currently working on the follow-up record to be released in the summer of 2018. The word Baharat is Arabic for a spice combination that varies with region/country.