DIDA is a rising star in the New York music scene. Her performances around town are attracting large crowds, as the buzz about Dida’s guitar wizardry and great stage charisma begins to spread in music circles. In the short time she has been living in New York, the talented 25 year old Israeli vocalist/guitarist has garnered the interest and fascination of some of the industry’s veterans, performed in music festivals around the world to great popular approval, and has recorded a CD with some of today’s jazz greats- Roy Hargrove and Gregory Hutchinson on the quality Italian label ‘Red Records’. ‘All About Jazz’ chose the album as one of the best albums for 2011. Her style seamlessly weaves influences from many genres, elegantly, moving from jazz to blues to folk to popular music. She charms and captures worldwide audiences with her distinct personality, unique voice and virtuosic guitar playing.
Dida is a graduate of The Thelma Yellin High School of the Arts. She served in the Israeli army as an ‘outstanding musician’ and then moved to New York where she has graduated with honor from the prestigious Jazz Department at The New School.
Dida has recently recorded her second album, which will be released in 2014.
Dida – vocals & guitar
Nitai Hershkovitz – piano & keys
Daniel Benhorin – bass
Yonatan Rosen- drums