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 Maxwell (musician) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maxwell first performed in a Baptist church, and was heavily inspired by the work of artists such as Marvin Gaye and Prince.
Maxwell's second album, Embrya, was released in 1998 and became a critical success.
Now, Maxwell's third album, was released in 2001, and featured the hit singles "Lifetime" and "This Woman's Work" (a Kate Bush cover [1] originally featured in his 1997 live Maxwell Unplugged MTV Unplugged setlist).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Maxwell_(musician)   (827 words)

  
 Mark Maxwell: From Be-bop to Bach [RockAthens.com]
Instead, the musician spends an hour each day riding his bike and another 17 hours juggling his various musical roles as a classical guitarist, jazz guitarist, composer and recording studio owner (Maxwell Sound Recording Studio).
These different roles Maxwell approaches with the same zest and ease as his hybrid bike, which is constructed to easily make the transition from road to gravel.
The album, titled "Maxwell's Lullabies," is designed to be heard in hospitals as a way of celebrating a baby's birth.
www.onlineathens.com /cgi-bin/rockathens/stories.cgi?/rockathens/stories/maxwellmark_19991202.shtml&print   (676 words)

  
 Hear/Say: America's College Music Magazine - Features - On Tour - Maxwell   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
When modern soul star Maxwell takes to the road in support of his brand-new album, Now, you can bet that his mostly female audiences will not be checking their romantic fantasies at the door.
Maxwell immediately stood out from the crowd of hip hop-influenced RandB artists with an approach that has been dubbed "progressive soul." It's primarily a reference to his willingness to experiment with the structures of soul music and to think beyond the clichés that permeate the genre in a way that recalls artists like Prince.
Maxwell's career began inauspiciously when his debut album (recorded in 1994) was held up by his record label for nearly two years.
www.hearsay.cc /features/ontour/05-02-09-01/Maxwell.html   (507 words)

  
 Maxwell Blade Theater Of Magic - Hot Springs, Arkansas - Special Guest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
A musician, singer, songwriter and actor for many years before turning his main focus to magic of which he also performed since his childhood.
Maxwell has performed all over the United States in various venues, from restaurants, clubs, trade shows, corporate events and from close-up magic to stage illusions, he is a well seasoned performer who demands perfection from those around him.
With the help of his wife Cathy of 10 years who performs not only on stage but is the choreographer and costume designer, they have performed together for 11 years (once just a hired hand!) and have worked very hard to achieve their dream.
www.maxwellblade.com /guest.html   (278 words)

  
 Maxwell - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maxwell (unit), the cgs unit of magnetic flux
Maxwell's equations, a set of equations that describe the behavior of electric and magnetic fields
The Summon Spirit Maxwell, Lord of Molecules in the videogame RPG Tales of Symphonia and Tales Of Phantasia
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Maxwell   (183 words)

  
 SECTION 3 - maxwell "embrya"
Maxwell is your man if Embrya his latest record is any inclination of his personality.
As the sole (soul) worthwhile Male artist in a dried out field Maxwell is more than a breath of fresh air, he's the whole friggin atmosphere.
Maxwell has it all and the right doses of it.
www.section3.com /records/maxwell_embrya.shtml   (166 words)

  
 DJ Maxwell
By this time the local newspaper was well aware of the impact that Maxwell was having in the area and featured full-page articles about his achievements in the Niagara Gazette, something that had never been done for a local artist.
In the 80’s, Maxwell’s extraordinary vocal ability and songwriting skills also caught the attention of William Morris, a record executive of Timberwolf Records of Toronto, Canada.
One of Maxwell’s greatest achievements is a self-produced album entitled “Who Is Lattie?” Today Maxwell is still innovating the entertainment industry, producing and developing new artists.
www.djmaxwell.com   (458 words)

  
 PAW: Alumni Spotlight
Maxwell, now in his eighties, is an active professional musician, playing at Princeton-area gatherings, including weddings, anniversaries, First Communions, birthdays, brunches, dinners, cocktail parties, receptions, and Reunions.
Maxwell plays solo, at piano or keyboard, or with his group, which he assembles from his wide acquaintance of musicians.
A dedicated Princetonian, Maxwell is vice-president of the Great Class of 1939; he has also served as reunion chair, is an emeritus member of the Triangle board, and is on the board of the Princeton Summer Theater.
www.princeton.edu /~paw/web_exclusives/alumni_spotlight/as_031203maxwell.html   (686 words)

  
 Maxwell School of Syracuse University
Before joining the Maxwell faculty, he was affiliated with the health care consulting practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers and earlier served as chief executive officer of a hospital, administrator of a nursing home, and executive director of a network of ambulatory care centers.
She is director of the Maxwell program, Integrated Studies in Space and Place, which explores how status, politics, social relations, and cultural meanings are expressed through people’s creation and use of physical space.
Peter Wilcoxen is associate professor of economics and public administration whose principal area of study is the effect of environmental and energy policies on economic growth, international trade, and the performance of individual industries.
www.maxwell.syr.edu /news/expertise/bios.asp   (8158 words)

  
 Drake News Releases
Maxwell and his wife, Madeleine, recently donated $25,000 to establish an endowment for the James K. Maxwell Scholarship for Jazz Performance at Drake.
James Maxwell, who played with many of the most famous jazz bands of the swing era and was a mainstay of radio and television studios, has been lauded as one of the best-known specialists of all time.
Berger was a student of Maxwell's for eight years and played with him in several different bands.
www.drake.edu /newsevents/releases/apr03/040303maxwell.html   (697 words)

  
 Maxwell Street News Updates
The Maxwell Street Foundation is dedicated to preserving, interpreting, and presenting the multicultural history of the old Maxwell Street Market and neighborhood in Chicago.
Maxwell Street preservationists lashed out at the University of Illinois at Chicago Thursday for demolishing one of 21 buildings and facades earmarked to be saved in the historic area, and questioned whether the city was holding the school accountable.
A prominent blues musician, Jimmie Lee Robinson was one of the most stalwart supporters of the struggle to save the historic Maxwell Street neighborhood, where he was born and raised.
cowdery.home.netcom.com /maxnews.html   (9372 words)

  
 Jazz/Jerry Jazz Musician/Stanley Crouch, Gerald Early and Kitty Margolis/"Don't the Moon Look Lonesome.
Maxwell wouldn't go into the details but Carla knew -- by the splash of bleakness that swiftly moved across his eyes and the timbre of his voice -- that something had happened to him during that period.
If you look into the history of jazz, so many of the musicians had good teaching in public schools, played in marching bands, sang in choirs, and had the kind of preparation we tended to assume would be there forever because it was part of the school's curriculum.
King Oliver and Louis Armstrong and many of the early jazz musicians were not professional musicians, they had day jobs and played music on the weekends because there weren't any jobs that would sustain their lives on a day to day basis.
www.jerryjazzmusician.com /mainHTML.cfm?page=lonesome.html   (11332 words)

  
 purevolume™ | Maxwell Lewis (and The Deep Sea Divers)
Maxwell Lewis is a singer/songwriter who writes poppy music, but it would be uncharitable to call him a pop musician.
Maxwell Lewis (and The Deep Sea Divers) hasn't posted a blog yet.
Maxwell Lewis (and The Deep Sea Divers) hasn't posted any shows yet.
www.purevolume.com /maxwelllewisandthedeepseadivers   (113 words)

  
 Maxwell in the house! - musician - Cover Story - Interview Interview - Find Articles
There's a moment in happening musicians' lives when they either explode into the stratosphere or just fizzle - and it's often then they're at their most exciting.
The first time I met Maxwell was at the MTV offices in New York City.
Rarely have I met anyone as sure as Maxwell was then, not only of his impending success, but of his artistry.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1285/is_n5_v27/ai_19711160   (985 words)

  
 Baruch Magazine
Originally from Virginia, Maxwell came to New York and Baruch in 2000 after getting a BA in English literature from the University of Virginia.
Hoodoo’s first release, Maxwell’s own four-song CD, Undone, is a rootsy, soulful set of songs that recall music of a bygone era, specifically early Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan.
The CD has been getting airplay on several non-commercial radio stations, and Maxwell plans to play some live gigs in New York this spring and summer.
www.baruch.cuny.edu /magazine/sum05/12.html   (248 words)

  
 ChicagoJazz.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Shawn Maxwell Quartet will be performing a mix of original & standard material.
The Maxwell Quartet will perform many originals as well as standard material.
The Maxwell Quartet performs a mix of original & standard material.
www.chicagojazz.com /v2/Main/FeaturedArtists/GigList.asp?Artist=shawnmaxwell   (300 words)

  
 CD Baby: SEARCH RESULTS - from shareitunes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Shawn Maxwell performs an eclectic and fresh mix of high energy jazz with roots in the best of traditional, be-bop and contemporary jazz styles.
Original music by a musician who blends the alternative and rock influences of his father with the soul/R&B influences of his mother.
Rock songwriter/musician Lisa's Maxwell's debut EP is big on guitars, emotion and raw energy.
www.cdbaby.com /found/from/shareitunes?artist=Maxwell&mode=music   (1163 words)

  
 Maxwell Street Blues Home Page by OPENAIR MARKET NET   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
During those years, Maxwell Street was a small section of Chicago that offered transplanted fls from the rural South some of the comforts of their former lifestyles.
Maxwell Street Blues sketches the historical background of the market and then highlights the street performance of Blind Arvella Gray, Carrie Robinbson, Jim Brewer, John Henry Davis, Playboy Venson, Floyd Jones, and the legendary Robert Nighthawk.
The rugged spirit that keeps Maxwell Street alive is revealed in the stories that Blind Arvella Gray and Jim Brewer tell about their lives, the origin of their music and their will to survive.
www.openair.org /maxwell/maxblu.html   (3075 words)

  
 Musician Bios - Corporate Gifts - Branded Music CDs
Feel free to contact any of these musicians to share your interest in their music.
They are composers, performers, arrangers, producers and accomplished musicians on several instruments including piano, guitars, and vocals.
They have twelve CD's on the Morpheus Music catalog which feature collaborations with their musician friends who are among some of the finest musicians both in the USA and in Europe.
www.timbreworx.com /about/about-Musicians.cfm   (539 words)

  
 Street Musician - Online Tips Street Musician   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
A street musician practices his trade on a traditional instrument from Afghanistan less than 100 miles distant from the eastern Iran city of Neishabour.
The street musician plays for all who pass by, and is funded by the few who are moved to give a donation.
Street musician Don Lax is eerily brilliant on the demented, Eastern European folk tune album opener ("Opening Theme") and sensuous on the country ballad "Sweethearts." Meanwhile Morgan Fichter is...
www.musicianhub.com /streetmusician   (2403 words)

  
 CD Baby: LISA MAXWELL: Bad Day EP
Lisa Maxwell’s debut EP ‘Bad Day’ is an amazing debut effort from this vibrant and outgoing country Victorian female rocker.
No, the 18-year-old is a talented singer, songwriter and musician who is turning heads with her edgy style and attitude.
A team effort with producer Jamie Durrant, Maxwell's debut five-track EP 'Bad Day' shows plenty of promise and exhibits the lyrically-strong and catchy tunes that obviously had Durrant so eager to work with the North East teen.
cdbaby.com /cd/lisamaxwell   (416 words)

  
 Max - Peter Maxwell Davies - A Musician of our Time   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
This passionate advocate for music and the arts was recently appointed Master of the Queen's Music, and his 70th birthday in 2004 was marked by performances around the world.
The tenth Strathclyde Concerto, played here by the young musicians of the Purcell School, is a concerto for orchestra, designed to highlight the skills of every performer.
The Magginis are also renowned for their elegant interpretations of the Classical repertoire, and have chosen quartets by Haydn and Mozart as fitting companions for Max's new work.
www.maxopus.com /new/maxfest.htm   (2072 words)

  
 maxwell musician   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The compound derived CGS unit, the maxwell, abbreviated as Mx, is the unit for the magneticflux.
Maxwell had been playing in bands for nine years, won a national high school award for musicianship, was a veteran studio musician...
Maxwell Street was the home of Benny Goodman -- the King of Swing -- and Hal Fox a musician and the...
www.theindustryyellowpages.com /th/maxwell-musician.htm   (2961 words)

  
 ~~ MAXWELL FAN CELEBRATION ~~
Many Maxwell fans are very talented in their own right.
He is a fellow Maxwell fan and he has created a jaw dropping show entirely around Maxwells music.
Maxwell's CD is scheduled for release in 2005.
www.webspawner.com /users/missmusze/index.html   (763 words)

  
 Maxwell Street Jimmy Davis - A Memorial   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
At one time he owned the Maxwell Street restaurant "The Knotty Pine", and he frequently played outside the restaurant when the market was in progress.
MAXWELL STREET JIMMY DAVIS was a traditionalist and drew his lyrics and songs from other bluesmen.
I have seen the term "Jewtown" referring to other geographical areas: a Jewish neighborhood in Bombay, India and to the Lower East Side of New York at the turn of the century (in a book by Jacob Riis).
www.openair.org /maxwell/jimmyd.html   (931 words)

  
 April 19 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1935 - Dudley Moore, English actor, musician, comedian, composer (d.
1987 - Maxwell D. Taylor, American general and diplomat (b.
1997 - Eldon Hoke also known as El Duce, American musician (b.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/April_19   (1357 words)

  
 Pascal Records
Rather than let their music be harnessed by boundaries, Maxwell and Denny instead prefer to just let things happen...and therein lies the true magic in this particular box.
This remarkable project by visual artist/musician Tom Maxwell of the Blue Hawaiians and film maker/guitarist Steve Denny is a masterful synthesis of disparate instrumental styles: progressive, trance, edgy surf rock, jazz, classical (Erik Satie, Maurice Ravel), psychedelic and eastern influences.
Introspective and wistful, their songs suit the mood of a Cy Twombly painting, using open space as an instrument as much as guitars and drums.
www.pascalrecords.com /b_mb.html   (1699 words)

  
 Art Maxwell and Tonal Gravity : Tonal Gravity Records   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
"Maxwell manages to play those notes which occur in the cracks between piano keys...
Art is an internationally reknowned musician who has performed and been reviewed in Europe and Russia.
Included are Art Maxwell and Tonal Gravity's first release "Latin Up".
www.artmaxwell.com /index.html   (158 words)

  
 Concert: Peter Maxwell Davies, a Musician of our Time
Maxwell Davies' music has always been strongly rooted in a sense of place.
This concert is part of a major South Bank Centre festival - Max: Peter Maxwell Davies, a Musician of our Time - taking place between 17 - 30 April.
Hakan Hardenberger, soloist in Max's Trumpet Concerto (commissioned by the Philharmonia Orchestra in 1988), is one of the world's leading trumpeters, and is renowned not only for his supreme virtuosity but for his commitment to the performance of contemporary works.
www.philharmonia.co.uk /concerts/30april2005   (340 words)

  
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