Maria has been singing professionally since the age of 16 and in the past twenty years has worked in over 100 countries with her own various bands. Appearances on “The Michael Barrymore Show”, RTE and BBC Wales have elevated her into one of the UK’s most sought after jazz performer.
She has appeared as support to Barry Manilow in Japan as well as Debbie Reynolds and Neil Sedaka.
She has performed consistently on cruise ships including QE2, Saga Fjord, Cunard Princess, P&O Aurora, Oceana, Adonia, Oriana, Arcadia, NCL Dreamward and many others. She has performed for the Mayors of Philadelphia and Boston as well as appearances for the Japanese, Oman and UAE royal families and ruling leaders.
London appearances include the Hilton Park Lane, The Langham Hilton, The Kensington Hilton, Brockett Hall to name a few.
More recently she took a degree at Paul McCartney’s academy in Liverpool and Sir Paul himself presented her with a unique Beatles Award.
Her voice is one of the purest uncompromising and articulate instruments and perfectly matches her carefully worked out repertoire.