Maria Eva Jacobs...
is an American jazz vocalist and singer-songwriter, born of Syrian Lebanese and Armenian descent. She is a national recording and voice over artist, author and professor of vocal jazz at Kent State University. Her debut book, entitled "Gra†eful", is a captivating memoir that reveals in detail her triumph over Bipolar Disorder, and what appeared for years to be insurmountable odds.
"Gra†eful" is a Christian memoir of faith, healing and the gift of music. It is a
resurrection story of hope and faith and it is currently in the hands of one of the top ten Christian literary agents in the country, on its way to finding a publisher.
You can frequent this site for updates and excerpts. Please visit the contact page, fill out and submit the form to receive information on the official book release date.
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Maria would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas with her rendition of the African Spiritual
"Children Go Where I Send Thee"
Arranged by Maria and Phillip K. Jones, who played all instruments. All background vocals arranged by Maria!