Enjoy Tiana's performance of "Do Lord"
Tiana Marquez has performed in churches, libraries, and schools. In addition, she has performed live on radio and television. Whatever the venue, Tiana captivates diverse audiences with her multi-cultural storytelling and song.
Tiana has released four albums, featuring both her music and storytelling.
Down by the Riverside includes original stories and songs of the African-American experience. This work is very accessible and can be enjoyed by people of all races.
Tiana's first solo album, Tiana Marquez Rejoices in her Spiritual Heritage, is a collection of African-American Spirituals.
Her second release, Healing Celebration is an eclectic blend of arias, original material, and a cappella Spirituals.
Her most recent release, Winter Holidays features festive music for Hanukkah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa.
Tiana Marquez holds an M.A. in Art Education, specializing in Art Therapy, and has had intensive training in dance, acting, and singing. She sees herself as not just a performer, but also an educator, believing the arts to be an important means of teaching non-violence and tolerance.
Tiana has recently begun producing videos, her first short, The David Byrd Chapel, was accepted for screening at the Dam Short Film Festival.
In addition to her musical performance, storytelling, and video work, Tiana also is an experienced leader of guided meditations.
Having worked with many different types of audiences, she especially appreciates the opportunity to interact with at-risk children, and people of all ages with serious illnesses.