Watch and listen to a sample of Ana’s myriad recordings over the years, first an original song she wrote and recorded vocals and piano for back in 2006 at Banquet Sound Studios (sax played by Paul McCandless):

Then cover songs, along with her many musician-mates …

Sebastian Link, guitarist

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… and the talented guys she pulled together to create the quintet, ABRAZU— here was a great concert at the Sebastopol Center for the Arts in February 2016.  Personnel: Dave MacNab guitar, Kendrick Freeman percussion & vocals, Bob Afifi flute, Gabe Case bass & vocals, and Ana on small percussion and lead vocals.   Thanks to Sydney & Sheri at Paige 9 Productions for the reel ~

 

Below are pics and a video reel from the Hopmonk Tavern in October 2015.  Thanks to Stuart Mitchell for the pics & Paige 9 Productions for the reel.

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BLUE BRAZIL musicians  Pablo Rodriguez, Nate Lopez, Maria Ana (Jameau) Bija, Bob Afifi, Jacob Harris

BLUE BRAZIL musicians Pablo Rodriguez, Nate Lopez, Maria Ana (Jameau) Bija, Bob Afifi, Jacob Harris

Tracks from the album "Blue Brazil: Gema", which was previously under contract with Challenge Records International, and hit top of the charts in the Netherlands.