PROGRAMS


Paula Maya is a keyboardist, singer, songwriter, band leader and teacher from Rio de Janeiro, nominated Best Brazilian Musician living in the USA. Her music is strongly influenced by Brazilian music, World-Pop and Jazz. Programs available are:


CONCERTS

Paula Maya

Paula Maya and her 5-piece music group performances are exhilarating with songs that bring together traditional Brazilian percussion instruments and music styles such as Bossa Nova, Samba and Baião, with electric instruments and multi-lingual lyrics. American Pop Music, Reggae, Latin Jazz and World Music from South America and Africa all live in peace and harmony in Paula Maya's authentic vibrant songs. A high energy, fun and positive show that features Paula Maya's sultry voice and keyboard playing, and the delicious interplay between herself and her international band members. Paula is a recording artist with six CDs released and songs in several compilations with artists such as Jimmy Cliff and Carolyn Wonderland.

Paula Maya is also available as a solo artist and with smaller ensembles.


For video, music and more please go to paulamaya.com/paulamaya


Paula Maya & Bossa Nova Tribute

Paula Maya and her 5-piece band pay tribute to this golden era of the Brazilian music repertoire. Besides authentic Brazilian Bossa Nova, their performance adds elegance, movement and beauty to any occasion providing a soothing, sultry sound that is both relaxing and make you wanna dance. You will hear all the classic songs: Girl from Ipanema, Chega de Saudade (No More Blues), Corcovado (Quiet Nights) and more.

Paula Maya is also available as a solo artist and with smaller ensembles.


For video, music and more please go to paulamaya.com/bossanova




WORKSHOPS

Bossa Nova For Everyone!

Bossa Nova For Everyone! is for musicians of all ages. This 60-minute workshop is open to beginner, intermediate and advanced musicians and places no restrictions on a musician's instrument of choice, including voice.The goal is for students to learn one of the most famous Brazilian songs of all time:

The Girl From Ipanema (Garota de Ipanema).

For more info please go to
paulamaya.com/workshops





MUSIC LESSONS

Paula Maya has been teaching private lessons in classical piano technique, harmony, theory and improvisation for 30 years. In addition, she was invited to teach a few music workshops at the EMP Museum in Seattle when it first opened, now called the Museum of Pop Culture. Paula is also a professional singer and like to include basic voice training in the lessons.

  • Piano
  • Keyboard
  • Music Theory
  • Technique
  • Improvisation
  • Harmony
  • Ear Training
  • Jazz
  • Classical
  • Pop
  • Brazilian

For more info please go to paulamaya.com/musiclessons



PRIVATE PARTIES

Are you or your company looking for the perfect entertainment for your next party? Paula Maya and her music group performances are exhilarating with songs that bring together traditional Brazilian percussion instruments and music styles such as Bossa Nova, Samba and more. We perform at a variety of private and corporate events, including:

  • Cocktail hour
  • Dinner party
  • Wedding reception
  • Birthday bash
  • Corporate party
  • Barbecue
  • Product launch
  • Whatever you dream of!

For more info please go to paulamaya.com/privateparties