Songwriter, story teller, singer

Maya B. is a Czech artist, singer, teacher, composer and producer who lives in Chicago, United States.

Maya Baranova, better known as "Maya B", comes  from Prague, the Czech Republic. Besides her carrier in education field, she writes music with deep lyrics, looking to inspire people to believe that they can do anything  they desire and uses music as a tool to change lives, motivating people with her songs to overcome hard times.

Her career started at the prestigious music Conservatory Of Jaroslav Ježek, a path that led her to achieve different goals such as become semifinalist in Superstar Czech Republic in 2004,  performed in several musicals as is Jesus Christ Superstar, West Side Story, Krysar and others. She was fronting for several Rock and Jazz bands playing at big festivals in Europe, being finalist of the composers contest Cistý Festival 2015 with her band Rudollfine and toured with British massive band Morcheeba with Czech Indie band Thoola.

She has collaborated with number of Czech artists such as Jana Lota and Varhan Orchestrovic Bauer (Goyaʼs Ghosts, recorded at the Abbey Road Studios in London) and released her first single Every Day in July 2016 at Prague, which gained a lot of popularity on the radio rotation after her success on the Cistý Festival. Next Single Qualified was released 11.11.2019 in Chicago and won an Poze Production Award in Rock'N'Country category for 2019



this single is about overcoming hard ships when Maya moved to USA, trying to make her way through rough Chicago environment. The message for listener is simple. You can do anything you want if you will find a power to believe that you are enough!

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Maya & Jerry duo

Country, R'N'B, 90's band

Suitable for your event. We will play interactive acoustic show.

Instruments:guitar, piano, harmonica, vocal harmonizing.


Qualified Artist Academy

Vocal Studio Adviser

for musicians heading to the studio

If you are going to record in the  studio, but want to make sure you will get the best out of it, than this is for you. Maya will guide you through the session and will make sure, you got the best results. 

I Know

Maya B

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I know was written for a person who was in such a dark place, that music was the only remedy that could get into his heart. The message for everyone who listens to this song is, that you are certainly not alone.

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About Qualified Artist

Qualified artist was founded by Maya Baranova in February 2019. It is a community that helps other people to fulfill their dreams through working on her music. The music and projects are here to help everyone who feels down and needs some encouragement or who wants to keep up the good and positive attitude. No doubts allowed here. There are not problems, just situations.

Maya Baranova

Singer, Songwriter

Maya is an artist born at Prague, the Czech Republic.
Her focus is on the Folk-Pop and Country style even though she has a Rock music history (Her European band Rudollfine) Her music is influenced by Queen, Bob Dylan, Dolly Parton, Flatwood Mac, Alanise Morissette, Bruce Hornsby, Amy Winehouse, Sting and others.

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