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Parent company Mack Avenue Records
Founded 1998 (1998)
Founder Richard McDonnell
Defunct 2016 (2016)
Status Defunct
Distributor(s) Mack Avenue Records
Genre Jazz
Country of origin U.S.

Maxjazz (corporately styled MAXJAZZ) was an American jazz record label founded in 1998 by Richard McDonnell, who was an investment banker.[1] Maxjazz recordings are generally regarded as a "straight-ahead" acoustic style of jazz. It was based in St Louis, Missouri.[2] In 2016, Maxjazz was bought by Mack Avenue Records.

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  1. ^ Schiowitz, Jana (June 19, 2004) "Branding Jazz to the Max". Billboard. 116/25. pp. 37–38.
  2. ^ "Record Label: Mazzjazz" Archived 2009-12-24 at the Wayback Machine.. All About Jazz. Retrieved December 7, 2013.

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