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MDK Sven-Martin Keil

Jacksonville NC   United States of America
Member since March 9, 2007

Collaborations: 72   Joined: 435   Tracks: 2,309


   

Bio

Most folks call me Marty, although you can call me whatever you wish. "Sven-Martin" is a title bestowed upon me by Bjorn, as an honorary Swede.

I started playing sax and violin in 4th grade, played through high school, college, and played sax 4 years in the US Marine Corps. In 1985 I played in a country band and was forced into playing keyboards, harmonica and singing (since there is apparently no jazz in North Carolina). I have always loved the jazz genre, although I enjoy playing and creating just about any style of music. I also attempt to play flute, recorder, mandolin, ukulele (none too well). I do some drum programming and anything else I can think of to corrupt whatever I put my fingers on.

All of my kompozitionalizing is achieved in my shedio (shed/studio) and I do not always have a lot of time there, so I try to organize my time so I can do several things at once when I get shedio time. Otherwise I type and listen from the stupid Vista computer in the house.

I WAS in a band playing R&B, 60's & 70's Motown, 70's Dance and Oldies... now I'm doing the musical duo thing playing classics from the 60's, 70's, and a few newer ones.

My Showcase Tracks
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Lost a contest with this entry too.
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Lost a contest with this entry.
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This is my very favorite contest-losing entry.
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Lost another contest.
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This one lost a contest... OK, maybe it got like 3rd place or something.
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Lost a contest with this stunning piece.
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This one lost a contest big time.
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This entry didn't even place in the contest.
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I lost a contest with this entry. Joe Bonamassa was seen choking on his barbecue when he heard this.
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Most Endorsed Talents See All Endorse
+30Saxaphone-Tenor
+29Saxophone
+26Saxaphone-Alto
+21Engineering-Mixing

Latest Collaborations Created See All

Shine On (K13)

Funk
41 Files, 17 days ago
MDK MDK, ESTJdrummer, SpinDizzy + 4 more
 

Miss Daisy Version 2

Electric Blues
69 Files, 2yr+4mo ago
MDK MDK, liljoe6string, antonklinkt + 3 more
 

Steely Blue

Contemporary Blues
15 Files, 2yr+9mo ago
MDK MDK, liljoe6string, blaze345 + 1 more
 

Plain Black Case

Jazz
25 Files, 2yr+6mo ago
MDK MDK, gabrojazz, davidw + 2 more
 

Collaborations Joined See All

Natural Rythm ( Smoove Groove )

Classical
12 Files, 4 days ago
minime minime, MDK
 

Sometimes

Chicago Blues
60 Files, 4mo+19dy ago
lisbona lisbona
 

Chillin'

Lounge
3 Files, 7mo+13dy ago
MarkOneMusic MarkOneMusic, FIGSOUNDS, MDK
 

There is nothin 4 me here spin of FUNKY_HORNS _COOL_GROOVE

Avant-Garde Jazz
1 File, 11mo+27dy ago
guidaseag guidaseag, Bassred, MDK + 2 more
 

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