Maxwell Rafeian is a pianist and composer based in South Wales. Born in 1987 in North Carolina, U.S.A., he discovered his passion for music at a young age. After studying music at a sixth form college in the UK, Maxwell achieved ABRSM grade 8 in piano and grade 5 in Music Theory. His talent and dedication earned him a coveted spot at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, where he immersed himself in classical piano studies for four years as an undergraduate. In 2019, Maxwell graduated with a Bachelor's degree with Honours.

 

During his time at the college, Maxwell composed "The Five Stages of Grief" as part of his impressive composition portfolio. This piece, his opus 1, showcases his musical depth and creativity. With four albums already under his belt, Maxwell is currently hard at work on his fifth album, continuing to captivate audiences with his soulful melodies and innovative compositions.