Maia Collette is a cellist from Lille, France. She started the cello at the age of 5 and has been studying with Jean Christophe Lannoy and Helene Dautry at the Lille Conservatoire before entering the Royal College of Music in 2009.
Maia is currently part of solo and chamber music projects, playing recitals in France and in the UK. In 2005 she represents France playing with the San Diego Youth Symphony, touring over California.
Maia has played for a number of high profile artists, including Richard Ashcroft (the Verve), Mariama and Craig (X Factor 2012).
Currently, Maia is cellist in the Cosmopolitan String Quartet and the Principal Cellist of the London Opera Players, touring over the UK.