About Luis and Anita...

Luis and Anita Diaz are taking a lifetime of musical experience and dedicating it to reaching people for Christ.

Both have been musicians since an early age. Anita, a native of Balsam, N.C., started playing piano and singing at the age of three and traveling with her parents to sing at churches and gospel singings. She is a graduate of Western Carolina University with major in Music and a minor in Theater.

After graduation, she performed in the Atlanta area as a jazz pianist/vocalist before being selected for the Air Force Band program. She started her Air Force career at Robins Air Force Base, Ga., as a featured vocalist/pianist in the Band of the Air Force Reserve. While there she performed on TNN's (The Nashville Network) "Nashville Now" and toured the southeast. She was soon handpicked for The United States Air Force Band at Bolling Air Force Base, D.C. She performed at the White House, the homes of Vice President Al Gore, the chairman and vice-chairman of the joint chiefs of staff and frequently for the chief of staff of the Air Force as well as other U.S. and foreign dignitaries.

She performed with jazz artists Keiko Matsui and Randy Brecker and has opened for Roy Clark, Restless Heart, Ricochet, Lisa Angelle, Gary Morris and Jamie O'Neal. She has been featured on numerous Air Force Band recordings and has sung backup for CeCe Winans, Amy Grant, Vince Gill and Bobbie Eakes. Anita has performed the National Anthem for the Atlanta Braves, Washington Wizards, New England Patriots, Buffalo Bills, has performed at NASCAR events and on TNN's "Prime Time Country.

Anita also authors the popular home decor blog, Far Above Rubies, and has been featured in magazines and websites.

Luis, a native of Barranquitas, Puerto Rico, has played all styles of guitar from classical to jazz and rock. He studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston, the Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico, and Western Carolina University. He was selected to represent Puerto Rico in the Caribbean Classical Guitar Competition in 1994.

He has performed with top bands in Puerto Rico and has opened for Juanes, La Ley, Bob Mintzer and Restless Heart and has performed on recordings featuring Amy Grant, Vince Gill, and BeBe and CeCe Winans.

After a series of life-changing events, Luis and Anita felt the call of Christ to full-time ministry in music. They turned their attention to writing and recording original material to reach others for Christ. Their hearts are for people.

Luis is currently the chief recording engineer at Myriad Media in Franklin, NC. He also composes, arranges and records.

After serving as a worship leader and minister of music at a Haywood County Church for eight years, Anita is now part of the worship team at Biltmore Church in Arden, NC, along with Luis, and both serve at different campuses supporting the music and worship ministry of the church.

Both Air Force veterans, they have supported Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry's Transitional Veterans Quarters, Haywood Pathways Center and Haywood County jail ministry.

Their first CD "Your Glory" is available on itunes.