Max graduated from the University of Miami with a B.S. in Music Engineering, where he also specialized in jazz guitar. Max has worked with Lenovo's design team as an audio engineer and with Motorola Solutions as an acoustical engineer. He has experience with recording music, mixing live sound, and designing audio effects.
In 2016 Max moved to LA with his band, Mint Trip, to sign with local indie label Blue Elan Records. The band finds inspiration from all types of music from jazz to synthpop to post-punk and they are actively playing local shows and recording a second album.
Max currently teaches at the Music Castle in Santa Monica where he works with all ages on guitar, drums, and piano. His prior experience as a camp instructor and an academic tutor helped hone his ability to bring out the creativity and musicality in kids.