A seasoned pianist with a love for improvisation, Cynthia Marie is passionate to create. From jazz & blues to folk, pop, and original works, her eclectic songs dance with ease and emotion. Her latest single “Mr. Wah” is created on her Yamaha MOXFX6 with a symphony of synths dancing around a simple message, to get out there and try something new today.
Her latest full-length album “Harbor" has been featured on WERA.FM, Voices from the DMV, FEMchord, DC Music Rocks, Takoma Radio, Hometown Sounds, and WAMU Bandwidth.
She is a recipient of the Maryland State Arts Council Independent Artist Award and has performed at favorite DMV venues such as: Pearl Street Warehouse, Jammin’ Java, Kennedy Center Millennium Stage, and Black Cat.
She resides in Maryland, where she enjoys teaching piano to her students at Mike’s Music in Ellicott City and online at her home studio in Columbia. She loves introducing an eclectic repertoire to her students ages 5 to adult, including jazz improvisation, blues, classical gems, and pop songs.
Jazz, Blues, and Beyond
Live shows include swinging standards, blues, boogie-woogie, bossa-nova, originals and more, as long as it makes you move to the music! :)