Christopher Maxim (b.1971) composes in a variety of genres, including choral music (sacred and secular), instrumental music and songs. He is published by:
Chris's music is performed in countries around the world, including Australia, Canada, the Channel Islands, Holland, Germany, South Africa and the USA; as well as throughout Great Britain. His music has also been broadcast on BBC radio; featured in music festivals; and performed in such prestigious venues as St Paul's Cathedral, numerous other British cathedrals and major churches, Edinburgh's Usher Hall, and the Wanamaker Store in Philadelphia, USA.
A number of Chris's choral pieces have been featured in the British journal 'Organists' Review'.
The popular organ piece 'Toccata Nuptiale' (Stainer & Bell) is on the diploma syllabus of the London College of Music. It has been recorded by Andrew Wilson on the Regent label and by Michael Stairs on the Stentor label.
Among the many pieces available on this site are:
Chris welcomes commissions. Examples of commissioned works that are available on this site include:
To commission a composition or arrangement, or to purchase bound copies of any of Chris's music, please contact him via email.
Please note that choral pieces on this site are priced at $20 per download because this entitles the purchaser to make photocopies. Chris's hymn arrangements (descants and organ parts), original hymn tunes and psalm chants are downloadable FREE of charge.
If you perform Chris's music, please email him to let him know. He is always delighted to hear about performances, publicises them if there is time and attends if he is available. He is very grateful to musicians who have contacted him at home in the UK and from as far away as Australia, Canada, South Africa and the USA.
YouTube site: http://www.youtube.com/user/chrismaxim1?gl=GB&hl=en-GB
|Stainer & Bell|
|Salve Regina (St James Music Press/RSCM)|
|Christ was the Word (St James Music Press/RSCM)|
|Christopher Maxim’s music published by Recital Music|
|Christopher Maxim’s music on Amazon|
|Christopher Maxim’s music published by Banks Music Publications|
|Christopher Maxim’s music published by Allegro|