"demonstrate[s] exceptional artistry and defy[s] the presumption that having a disability means you cannot excel."
- Betty Siegel, Director of VSA at the Kennedy Center
(for immediate release)
Maya Wagner is an 18-year-old singer/songwriter who was born and raised in Central NJ and is currently studying at Berklee College of Music. Maya writes combines fearless lyrics about current issues with both upbeat and solemn melodies. Her music challenges the stigmas that come along with sexuality and mental illness, bringing awareness and culminating discussion.
MusikFest 2019 (Bethlehem, PA)- LyricPlatz, Provident Bank Main Street Stage
Kennedy Center's 2019 International Young Soloist Award recipient