Celebrate the spirit of
mindfulness through music.
„Maria Baptist is a magician
of the soul at the piano.“
– ABOUT JAZZ
In her 25-year career, Maria Baptist has developed a stand-alone sound. The Berlin-New York based composer-pianist inspires her listeners over the world with her positive energy. Maria Baptist’s energetic stage presence and fascinating personality have pushed her into the forefront of the current jazz scene: she has conducted world famous orchestras such as the NDR-, hr-, or RIAS Big Band and was nominated for highly acclaimed awards like ‘ECHO Jazz’ or ‘Preis d. dt. Schallplattenkritik’.
“Her music is a gift, infused with all the creativity, power, emotion, generosity and warmth that she exudes in life.”—the master Maria Schneider captures it wonderfully.
Rare intimacy &
It is fascinating to see how Maria Baptist organically combines contrasts, plays full of energy while expressing lyrically, and creates one whole out of varied stylistic elements.
With her wide reaching resources and endless fantasy, Maria Baptist forms something personal, something magical. “She is a magician of the soul at the piano“, as described by aboutjazz about her recording ‚Self-Portrait‚.
„Somewhere in-between Jazz and Classical Music,
Maria Baptist’s style is mainly driven by her personality.“