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Maxwell Price

Biography and Musical Related Projects and Experiences

Maxwell Price Trumpeter and Composer was born in Chicago, Illinois; he started playing the trumpet at the age of 15 and began musical studies at Lyon & Healy School of Music, Chicago Illinois and also studied flute and bass clarinet inspired by Eric Dolphy. At the age of 18 he met drummer Richard Joiner, a civil right activist working with C.O.R.E. “Congress of Racial Equality” in which they both participated in local and national demonstrations for civil rights. This affiliation would last for seven years woodshedding, studying and playing throughout Chicago, Canada, California, and finally New York.

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