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Ian Maksin

Rank #1 US Chicago, IL Classical / World, Ambient, Rock, Blues, Fla...

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

Label: Blue Griffin

Manager: Hillel Frankel

Bio: SOUL COMPANION on iTunes and in stores SEPTEMBER 16 2014, PREORDER 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 ... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Soul Companion is available for pre-order + sample tracks on Amazon http://t.co/FKrraAvxgR


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  • Fri

    Aug 22

    Chicago, IL, US | 12:00pm
    Pritzker Park
    Chicago, IL, US
    Fri Aug 22 12:00pm


    Solo performance by Ian Maksin

  • Wed

    Aug 27

    Los Angeles, CA, US | 8:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA, US
    Wed Aug 27 8:00pm


    Concert featuring performances by Ian Maksin, Harout Senekeremian and Maksim Velichkin.

  • Fri

    Sep 19

    Chicago, IL, US | 12:00pm

    Chicago, IL, US
    Fri Sep 19 12:00pm


    Solo Recital, program TBA

  • Sat

    Sep 20

    Chicago, IL, US | 4:00pm
    Sat Sep 20 4:00pm


    Ian Maksin: Soul Companion Album Release Ian Maksin: Soul Companion Album ReleaseFamiliar to Chicago audiences from his solo projects and multi-genre collaborations, cellist Ian Maksin is coming out with a new album of his original music for solo cello inspired by folk music from around the world as well as by music of Sting. The album also includes several works Maksin has commissioned from award-winning New-York-based composer Paul Yeon Lee as well as Chicago's own Ilya Levinson and Seth Boustead. Blending together classical, jazz and world music, Ian Maksin's has created his own unique style which has gained him international recognition. He has shared the stage with musicians of many different genres including Andrea Bocelli, Smokey Robinson, Barry Gibb, Mstislav Rostropovich and has opened for such artists as Sting and his guitarist Dominic Miller.http://www.ianmaksin.com/

  • Sat

    Oct 11

    Racine, WI, US | 7:30pm
    Racine Symphony Orchestra
    Racine, WI, US
    Sat Oct 11 7:30pm


    World premiere of Cello Concerto by award-winning Chicago composer Ilya Levinson

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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.
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