Known for her angelic tones, impeccable phrasing and natural quirkiness, Maria’s genuine connection to each lyric continues to endear audiences.
A NYC based performer. Maria performs in some of NYC popular night clubs. Also a church vocalist, Maria was a resident Volunteer Resident Cantor at St. Patrick’s Cathedral (NYC). Presently she is a Resident Cantor at both St. Joseph-St. Thomas Church and St. Charles Church (both on Staten Island).
An early exposure to music and dance, Maria comes from a musical family.
Recently, Maria was joined by Marcus Simeone, debuting their show ‘Marcus & Maria Celebrate the Music of Rodgers, Hart & Hammerstein.’
(Direction: Collette Black) & (Music Direction: Tracy Stark). Honoring three of America’s legendary, award winning composers: Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart & Oscar Hammerstein II. Delighting audiences, the show made its debut July 2015.
A warm and delightful presence, Maria began her career as a character actress, bit player , in both film and television.