vocalist, composer, arranger, multiinstrumentalist; graduate of the Karol Szymanowski Music Academy in Katowice, Poland (composition and music arrangement); the founder and leader of the groups Mary Go Round (modern jazz) and PAMARUNA (world and oryginal music). Awarded by Marshal of Warmia-Masuria Region in 2015 - annual cultural award. One of the most promising polish ethno-jazz singer, with many years of experience. She cooperated with Aga Zaryan, Grzegorz Turnau, Olgierd Walicki (in two music projects: ‚Helmucik Quartet‘ and ‚Kaszebe‘ /the album „Kaszebe“ 2007); since 2007 pianist and vocalist of the celtic music band Shannon (in the album „Psychofolk“2007, "Celtification"2010, "8th"2013, "Crowded Head" 2016); since 2008 music director in the Stefan Jaracz National Drama Theater in Olsztyn.
In 2008 together with Marcin Ruminski created the band "HOBOUD" (album "Hoboud's Revival"2009) - rewarded multiple times polish modern representant of Warmia's region cultire at multiple international events, one of the biggest was at EXPO 2015 in Milan (IT).
Since 2012 she plays in CELTIC RIVERS ORCHESTRA - collaboration between Shannon and Chamber Orchestra - orchestrated by famous Zbigniew Namysłowski - jazz composer and saxophonist.
In 2017 she participated with Kamil Rogiński in 5th edition of international, cultural project "Poland-Pakistan. Music without borders" and perfromed with Imran Aziz Mian Qawwal on stages in Istalamabad and Lahore.
She composed music to over 30 drama theater spectacles all over Poland.
Rainforest World Music Festival (Borneo, Malaysia)
Festival Intercelque de Lorient (Bretagne, Fr)
Celtie d'Oc (Fr)
Celtica (Aosta, It)
Celtival (Treviso, It)
Triskell (Triest, It)
NovaAria Festival (Novara, It)
Celtique de Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
Woodstock (Polska - main stage 2006/folk stage 2012)
"The Flower" - composed and arranged by Maria Ruminska
performed by "Mary Go Round" feat. Marcin Ruminski
"Łożania sia" - composed by Marcin Ruminski, lyrics traditional, translated to Warmian dialect by Edward Cyfus
Offiicial Video 2009
"Cuilfhionn" - mel. traditional,
orchestrated by Zbigniew Namysłowski,
performed by SHANNON and EOK - 2013