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Ayanna Jacobs-El

Ayanna Jacobs-El is an LA-based music producer, composer, singer-songwriter, arranger, music educator, and saxophonist. Originally from Huntsville, AL, she graduated from Berklee College of Music with a dual degree in Professional Music (with concentrations in scoring for visual media and music technology) and Contemporary Writing and Production. In 2016 she started her music production company, Ayanna Jacobs-El Productions. Her production company creates original music for film, TV, games, advertising, podcasts, and artists. In addition to writing music for other mediums, she creates her own music under the pseudonym El Ayzah Moon. Her music is a representation of her eclectic listening habits, which results in a unique genre blend of jazz, electronic, R&B, and classical with positive lyrical content. In addition to creating music, Ayanna is a mental health advocate, a proponent for making music education accessible to marginalized groups, an avid reader, and a dog mom. To learn more about Ayanna, visit