Who is María Rivas
María Rivas is a comprehensive Venezuelan artist known for a brilliant and successful professional career as a musician and artist. Known as one of the most versatile voices in Latin America and now North America, Maria Rivas skillfully combines Latin and American Jazz rhythms with lively yet sentimental music from around the world. She interprets her music in English, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese, and performs her own blend of traditional standards as well as music and lyrics she has composed herself. Maria is also an innovative and accomplished painter, with a highly distinctive style.
This Venezuelan composer is known as one of the most versatile voices in Latin America, with more than 30 years of musical career and ten albums released since her debut “Primogenito” in 1990.
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