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Ian Maksin

Ian Maksin

Classical / World, Ambient, Rock, Blues, Flamenco / Contemporary Chicago, IL  US
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It's Not the Wind, SOUL COMPANION
It's Not the Wind, SOUL COMPANION
SOUL COMPANION, "Window of Sorrow #1"
SOUL COMPANION, "Window of Sorrow #1"
Ian Maksin, Meditation on a Theme by Sting
Ian Maksin, Meditation on a Theme by Sting
Ilya Levinson, Prayer
Ilya Levinson, Prayer
"Age of Innocence" by Jordan Balagot
"Age of Innocence" by Jordan Balagot

Videos

"Strings Detached" - iAN&ANi (Maksin/Gogova), feat. Abigail Simon

Shows

  • Sun

    Jan 11

    Chicago, IL, US | 2:00pm

    Ian Maksin with special guests Goran Ivanovic Trio About:Ian Maksin WebsiteAfter his sold out album release at the Old Town School of Folk Music last fall, and having toured from LA to Paris since, Maksin is back at City Winery with a brand new project! This time he is joining forces with one of Chicagos most gifted and versatile artists, guitarist Goran Ivanovic and his trio. Together they will explore and blend many genres: from Russian and Balkan folk music to Flamenco and Arabic fusion.Having toured extensively on three continents, cellist and composer Ian Maksin has gained international recognition for his beautiful tone and distinctive style, as well as his uniquely charismatic way with the audience. In Chicago, he has been a frequent guest on WFMT, WBEZ and Chicago Tonight, his performances appear regularly as Critics Pick in Chicago Tribune as well as the Time Out Magazine.Apart from being recognized as one of the leading classical artists, Maksin has taken the cello well outside its conventional scope and plays jazz, world music, blues, flamenco and rock. Hehas collaborated with such artists as Sting, Andrea Bocelli, Barry Gibb, Beach Boys, P. Diddy, Snoop Dogg and Gloria Estefan.Official Website:www.ianmaksin.comFacebook Fanpage:www.facebook.com/CelloMaxxYouTube Channel:www.youtube.com/leftseat75Goran Ivanovic WebsiteCredibly both multi- and counter-cultural, Goran Ivanovicfrom the group Eastern Blok and AKGI GuitarDuocomes up with a unique musical language that melts together his Balkan roots with flamenco and Latinguitar traditions. The Goran Ivanovic Trio includes Matt Ulery on bass and Pete Tashjian on drums. "Serbian-American classical nylon-string guitarist Ivanovic play unabashedly beautiful music that is as captivatingly melodic and cinematic as it is technically and compositionally sophisticated" -Guitar Player Magazine. "Best album of 2013" -Acoustic Guitar Magazine

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  • Sun

    Jan 11

    Chicago, IL, US | 7:00pm

    After his sold out album release at the Old Town School of Folk Music last fall, and having toured from LA to Paris since, Maksin is back at City Winery with a brand new project! This time he is joining forces with one of Chicago’s most gifted and versatile artists, guitarist Goran Ivanovic and his trio. Together they will explore and blend many genres: from Russian and Balkan folk music to Flamenco and Arabic fusion.

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  • Wed

    Jan 28

    Stuart, FL, US | 6:00pm

    iAN&ANi Duo recital, program TBA

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  • 2016

    Jan 17

    Delray Beach, FL, US | 3:00pm

    iAN&ANi Duo recital. Program TBA

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  • Le Rouge (Artist)
    Le Rouge
    Wauv I like to way you merged Sting's Fields of gold with elements of Bach Cello suite,,, as I hear it :) Thank you for sharing your gift with us, best of luck
  • Sheila Ann (Artist)
    Sheila Ann
    Great music. You are so very talented!
  • R. Kim Shultz (Artist)
    R. Kim Shultz
    See you on June 21st at The City Winery!!
  • Ryo Utasato (Artist)
    Ryo Utasato
    Dear Ian, Thank you so much my dear friend. Your music took me on wonderful journey. Absolutely brilliant! I'm a fan. Peace & Love always Ryo,
  • Francisco Merino Morales (Artist)
    Francisco Merino Mor...
    A very nice work
  • Derek Fiechter (Artist)
    Derek Fiechter
    Beautiful, inspiring and calming. Your music takes me to another world.

Photos

  • Performing with Andrea Bocelli
  • with Sting
  • After the performance with Sting's guitarist Dominic Miller

About

Sounds Like: Yo-Yo Ma, Zoe Keating, David Garrett, Mstislav Rostropovich

Label: Blue Griffin

Manager: Hillel Frankel

Bio: Download SOUL COMPANION on iTunes TODAY!

Cellist and composer Ian Maksin has gained international recognition for his beautiful tone, distinct style and his unique charismatic way with the audience. Apart from classical music, Maksin has taken the cello well outside its conventional scope and p...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: I posted 31 photos on Facebook in the album "Paris Concerts December 2014" http://t.co/8jWNNyoJV8

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  • Song Plays 25,094
  • Video Plays 738
  • Total Fans +1 1,314
  • ReverbNation Fans +1 643
  • Twitter Followers 173
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  • Widget Impressions 25,957

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