Music and Virtual Reality Artist.
"MERGING CLASSICAL PERFORMANCE, NEUROSCIENCE
AND HOLISTIC BODY PRACTICES INTO ONE-OF-A-KIND EXPERIENCES"
"Maria Brodskaya, a musician, producer, educator and entrepreneur known as ÅMBE. A VR pioneer who is merging classical performance, neuroscience and holistic body practices into one-of-a-kind experiences. Oh, and she is also a ViolinBorg with impeccable otherworldly style.”
Brooklyn-based Grammy-recognized recording artist, indie-pop/electronic producer, composer, singer, multi-instrumentalist, a one-woman orchestra, acoustic & electric violin virtuoso.
A winner of "The Independent Music Awards 2018”.
Virtual & Mixed Reality Music pioneer who creates live sound-responsive visuals with her "augmented" violin, while singing as well as incorporating ethereal movements into a type of ritualistic cyber dance.
Entrepreneur, CEO & co-founder of the ADIM GROUP project - Music & Audio Production Studio, Platform, an Independent Record Label.
MARIA was featured by FORBES magazine, New York Times, CBS news, Brooklyn Public TV, RTVI channel, as well as multiple radio shows and music magazines, as an awarded music artist and producer. RIFF Magazine, BRITZnBEATZ, KickKickSnare, Glamglare, and “Wolf In A Suit” to name a few. She was featured by famous music author and blogger Ari Her- stand in his article on “Female Producers You Need To Know”.
She appeared among such luminary producers as Grimes, Julianna Barwick, Låpsley and even the iconic Björk.
She is an artist in residence at Virtual Reality Cinema and Lab “Jump Into The Light”.
With her project NEXVOX, supported by the world’s largest neuro-marketing company NEURO-INSIGHT she is currently developing a Virtual Reality Music Education Platform, based on her unique methodology of multi- sensory learning, as well as VR, AR and AI. Along with NEURO-INSIGHT and the Manhattan Symphony Orchestra, Maria is also working on a Music and Neuroscience-based technology project.
MARIA’s VR Music Experience “3.O.W.” - the first of its kind hand- drawn in Virtual Reality Music & Lyric-based 360-degrees video was developed with GOOGLE Tilt Brush, in collaboration with JUMP INTO THE LIGHT. It was previewed at SXSW 2019 Interactive Festival, and was officially selected to be premiered at Bowery Film Festival. It has been exhibited in MORA - the museum of Russian Art, K&P and Pop-Up Galleries, International Art Festival 2019, Theater For the New City and Jersey City Theater Center.
MARIA has collaborated with Grammy winning artists and producers such as Lisa Fischer, (Rolling Stones, Sting, Tina Turner, Bobby McFerrin...), Brian Forbes (Emily King, Bilal, Sam Barsh...), Fernando Otero (Quincy Jones, Kronos Quartet...) - including performing on his Grammy-nominated albums “RITUAL” and “ENIGMA”. Among some other contributions in music & sound-design, MARIA contributed to the soundtrack & sound-design for the “ONE-EYED KING” - a play by experimental Mexican theater director Roman Primitivo Albaer.
MARIA has performed all around the world, playing her compositions at different shows and music festivals, from Argentina to Europe to Moscow to The USA, including such music festivals as SXSW 2019, MON- DO.NYC 2018, CMJ. She has performed at such iconic NYC venues as Rockwood Music Hall, The Cutting Room, Nublu, Bitter End, Pianos, The Bowery Electric, Berlin Bar, The Delancey, 92Y Tribeca, Brooklyn Public Library and many more.
MARIA BRODSKAYA is also a Body&Spirit Integration Activist and Holistic Educator, combining her interconnected arts experience as
an artist, composer and music producer together with technology in her unique methodology. Through the ADIM GROUP, she has been helping talented female-creators, immigrants, people of color and the orthodox Jewish community to break through societal barriers and stereotypes and overcome situational difficulties by creating music in a safe artistic environment, and recording and releasing their music out into the world.
With her music methodology/production she has worked with Rhonda Ross, as well as the daughter of legendary Hollywood producer Graham King, and the daughter of Miguel Sapochnik - “Game of Thrones” director.