Date: Saturday, 6th December, 2014
Maya Kamaty is a young artist from Reunion Island who composes and writes folk songs for her own pleasure. Transcending beyond her own roots, her compositions are an intricate blend of traditional Maloya and French music, with Indian and African influences. Maya's first album 'Ensemble', was in collaboration with many young talented musicians, such as Moana Apo, Stephane Lepinay or Kilik. Maya also has an EP, 'Ansanm', to her name. Accompanied by traditional instruments such as kayamb and rouler, and driven by an intense passion for mixing cultures, Maya Kamaty is a promising voice of her generation.