Native of Japan’s second largest city Osaka, Jazz and Pop music singer songwriter Maya Wakisaska followed an interesting route to her life of music. Originally she studied at law school and during that time passed an audition for a Japanese reality show. She later quit both and moved to LA to do her own music. While writing songs and playing with her band, she studied at the LA Music Academy in Pasadena. She has played at various festivals in the California area including MAKE MUSIC PASEDENA.
Her music is a heart warming mix of folk, pop and jazz with well written English lyrics. She is currently touring and playing with her band in America and Japan. Be sure to check out her songs on her myspace page and discover this new singing sensation.
Mayu Wakisaka has released her first album online “Stars Won’t Shine” available via cdbaby. Highly recommended!
Update: Her 2nd CD “Into The Wild” is out and available on iTunes now!
Mayu Wakisakaのファストアルバム”Stars Won’t Shine”今オンラインで発売中。ビッグなお勧めです！
現在彼女のセコンドアルバム「Into The Wild」iTunesで発売中！