Maya Spector

Bio

Maya Spector is a vocalist and songwriter from South Africa.

Maya Spector specializes in jazz, soul, musical theatre, and cultural educational facilitation. Her artistic roots are derived from the wonderful worlds of jazz and soul music. A global citizen by heart, Maya is well-versed in the distinctive cultural attributes of communities and audiences from around the world, Maya’s parents remain both active and revered contributors to the political and cultural landscape of the globe.

Maya’s career spans from solo performances at the esteemed, Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. alongside the highly-respected television industry veteran and puppeteer, Jim Henson (The Muppets) and renowned actress and singer, Phylicia Rashad.

A graduate of the ‘University of KwaZulu-Natal’ as of 2009, where she majored in performance and music education. Maya has left an indelible mark in the worlds of musical theatre through powerful performances in multiple roles in classic musicals such as David Kramer's Langarm, Rent!, the ‘Silence of the Music’, ‘The Man of La Mancha’, ‘Jimbo, My Fair Lady’.

Spector‘s voice has been described as pure honey, with darkness and sweetness that tells her stories convincingly. Her artistic roots derive from the worlds of Jazz and Soul music. She graduated in 2009 from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, specialising in Jazz Performance and Music Education, and went on to write and record two albums since.

During the lockdown or 2020 she went on to furthering her studies through the prestigious Henley Business School Africa after being awarded a full scholarship to study a Post Graduate Diploma in Businesses Practice Management.

She continues to work as a solo and session musician in the global music scene spreading her talents across the board from classical to jazz as well as appearing in musical theatre. One thing is for certain, she states, "I don't live for music, I live because of it!"

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Bittersweet
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My Simple Little Song
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Tiny Little Bird
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Maya Spector added 2 new tracks

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Everytime
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City Lights
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Maya Spector added 22 new videos

Stay With You.flv
'My Favorite Things' by Rogers & Hammerstein (from 'The Sound of Music')
On The Street Where You Live.flv

Music

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My Simple Little Song
04:14
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Tiny Little Bird
03:59
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Bittersweet
03:33
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Anchors Aweigh
04:28
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Everytime
03:48
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Eyes for You
04:02
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City Lights
03:44
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Somewhere Over the Rainbow
05:27
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Eyes For You
03:34
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Bad Man
03:39
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Slow
03:17
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My Simple Little Song (EP)
04:20
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Summertime (with Elton Goslett on guitar)
02:51
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In My Dream
01:29
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Tykoon Suit feat. Maya Spector - The Search J-Gooday Remix
03:29
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A Beautiful Crash
03:19
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Luka ft Maya Spector - We Had Freedom (SAMPLE)
01:52
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Luka ft Maya Spector - Common ground [SAMPLE]
02:39
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The Boy from Ipanema
01:15
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My Simple Little Song (acoustic original)
05:14
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Videos

Maya Spector - City Lights (lyrics)
Maya Spector - Eyes for You (Official Video)
'City Lights' by Maya Spector
My Simple Little Song
'My Favorite Things' by Rogers & Hammerstein (from 'The Sound of Music')
Bad Man (acoustic version)
'Eyes for You' (acoustic piano version) by Maya Spector
Lilu playing fetch like a puppy
There Will Never Be Another You.flv
Stay With You.flv
Slow.flv
Simple Gifts.flv
On The Street Where You Live.flv
My Simple Little Song.flv
My Romance.flv
In My Dream.flv
I Wanna Dance With Somebody.flv
Eyes For You.flv
Close to You.flv
Centerpiece.flv
Black Orpheus.flv
Back to Black.flv
ZACape Town, South Africa
In operation since: 
2020

Contact

+27845701230
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