Maya received a raving review from the Washington Post, which described how "amid all the electronics, 'TranceClassical' takes on something of an Old World devotional tone. Bach’s sublime 'Air,' with a scratchy LP effect placed loudly underneath, opens the album, while Beiser’s ethereal arrangement of 'O Virtus Sapientiae,' by the medieval abbess Hildegard von Bingen, seals it serenely." They went on to quote maya, saying “'I hope to arrive at new territories to discover soun
Maya performs at (Le) Poisson Rouge in New York City this September. The show will feature music off her new album TranceClassical which is out now! tickets and info Order TranceClassical on iTunes and Amazon
Maya's latest album TranceClassical is Album of the Week on Q2 Music. Reviewed by WQXR's Zoë Madonna, TranceClassical is described as "short enough to take with you through the streets, or on the subway. Pick one and adjust your walk, slow your breathing, move to a different beat. Your heart will thank you." Read the full review. TranceClassical is now available on iTunes and Amazon.
The Wall Street Journal recently published a stellar review of Maya's latest album TranceClassical, describing it as "a philosophical retrospective and a career-spanning playlist" where "she unites her interests with characteristic flair." WSJ writer Martin Johnson also describes Maya's cover of Lou Reed's Heroin, arranged by David Lang, as "similarly fascinating.... most of the Velvets’ catalog is rarely covered, but Ms. Beiser makes the piece her own, escaping its long shad