A dash of folk, a hair of jazz, a sprinkle of sass…
Minneapolis Songwriter, Guitarist, and Singer, Maya Elena, writes music from concepts such as nonviolence, transmutation of pain into power, and self discovery.
She performs as a solo act, with her band Illusion Valley, and sings with Wookiefoot, as featured on “The Road”.
Maya is also a world traveler, activist with her music, cat lover, yogi, and is passionate about sustainability as an artist.
“Maya has such a beautiful and enchanting voice, I always like hearing it in a spare, acoustic arrangement” – Andrea Swensson @ The Current, MPR.