Grammy and Latin Grammy Awards Voting member.

Paula Maya is a Brazilian singer, songwriter, keyboardist and recording artist with six CDs released and songs in several compilations. She was nominated for Best Brazilian Musician living in the USA in the Focus Web News 2016 Press Awards.

Paula's new CD 'Iluminar' was nominated for Best 2015/16 World / Global Fusion Album by One World Music in UK. Her band is in the Top Ten World Music Bands in the 2015 & 2014 Austin Chronicle Music Awards. 

(bio, pics, press, stage plot)

Paula is from Rio de Janeiro, the birthplace of bossa nova and songs such as Girl from Ipanema. Paula has released six CDs, including the latest Iluminar - 2015, which garnered wonderful reviews from both press and the public alike. She sings in English and Portuguese and is also a classicaly trained pianist.

Paula Maya performes authentic Brazilian bossa nova, samba, and original music that blends Brazilian music roots with jazz and other world-pop rhythms. Her band will keep everybody on their feet dancing, creating a fun and relaxed atmosphere with the highest quality musicians, professionalism and great attitude!

Paula Maya has performed in countless festivals, universities, clubs and listening rooms in the US and Brazil. We look forward to providing the best entertainment to you!


Paula Maya - Solo
Paula Maya - Duo
Paula Maya - Band (3 piece)
Paula Maya - Band (4 piece)
Paula Maya - Band (5 piece)

Pic by Lisa Hause