(violin), in addition to American Bach Soloists, performs
with Philharmonia Baroque, Magnificat, and the San Francisco
Opera Association. In addition to early music, she has an
active career performing modern, contemporary and popular
music. Maxine has accompanied numerous popular artists in
concert, such as Jimmy Page and Robert Plant, Harry Connick,
Jr., Kenny G, Rod Stewart, Smokey Robinson, The Moody Blues,
Johnny Mathis, Natalie Cole, Dionne Warwick, Aaron Neville,
Clay Aiken, Donna Summer, Sarah Breitman, and on a PBS special
with Tony Bennett. She also played a year and a half run
with Beach Blanket Babylon.
Maxine has participated in recording projects
with Victor Fields, in his recording of "Promise",
and with jazz pianist and composer Cedar Walton.
She can also be heard on various movie and commercial soundtracks.
She has taught pedagogy at the Casa De Los Tres Mundos in
Granada, Nicaragua. Maxine participated in the Avon "Women
in Music" tour
of Brazil, accompanying three of Brazil's nationally acclaimed
women vocal stars, Daniela Mercury, Leila Pinheiro and Nana
Caymmi. Some of the classical orchestras Maxine has performed
with include Jacksonville Symphony (FL), Orchestra da Camera
(Switzerland), and the California Symphony. Maxine is a principal
member of the Music Source String Quartet. Maxine is currently
implementing a music in the schools program for schools in
Dublin, Ireland for 2006.