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Shawn Maxwell

June 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

$20

BlueStem jazz presents Shawn Maxwell

Ticket Link | https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/5410869

Artist Website | https://www.shawnmaxwell.com/

“Nobody writes like this.” – Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune

As a composer, recording artist and performer, saxophonist Shawn Maxwell has endeavored to express his own unique voice. From his latest album Millstream (Jazzline, 2020) to his debut Originals (self-released, 2005), he has released nine albums of original compositions. The traditions of jazz form the foundation for Shawn’s music; he builds on that with material from the music he grew up with – rock, funk, hip hop, R&B, classical.  The result, as Hrayr Attarian wrote in Chicago Jazz Magazine, “is refreshingly distinct yet recognizably Maxwellian”. He’s not intent on following any rules – or on breaking them – but on continually expanding what his music encompasses.

“…a composer who’s confident in his artistic vision, and comfortable with the wide array of colors on his instrumental palette.” – Bobby Reed, Downbeat Magazine

Details

Date:
June 18
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
$20
Event Category:

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North St Cabaret

Venue

North Street Cabaret
610 N. Street
Madison, WI
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