- Levels Taught:
- Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
- Teaches students:
- Ages 4+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
I love to teach. I currently teach middle school and high school music electives at TREE Academy in West Hollywood as well as 1-on-1 music lessons at The Music Castle in Santa Monica. For my private students, I will come to you.
I started tutoring while earning my Music Engineering degree (B.S.) from the University of Miami. I studied jazz guitar at UM and during my many years as a guitarist I have performed genres from folk to metal to pop.
Most of my tutoring experience during college focused on math courses, SAT prep and music theory.
I am great with kids; I taught summer camps at a town-run skatepark for 4 summers.
Shoot me a message to see if we are a good fit!
I play guitar, compose, and produce in my band Mint Trip. We met in music school and started playing in Miami, then moved to Los Angeles together in May 2016. We are signed to the local indie record label Blue Élan.
-Worked with User Experience and Design teams to enable a superior audio experience on Thinkpads and tablets
-Analyzed user comments and market research to identify and prioritize audio improvements
-Designed and utilized audio lab, creating a numeric system to estimate perceived audio quality based on acoustic testing
-Presented detailed report with recommendations to senior leadership, as well as the local chapter of the User Experience Professionals Association
-Performed acoustic testing and data analysis to attain audio and safety certifications for radio accessories such as headsets
-Utilized audio lab and equipment including Head And Torso Simulator and various anechoic chambers
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) is a membership association of more than 480,000 US composers, songwriters, lyricists and music publishers. The ASCAP is committed to nurturing music makers throughout their careers.
Established in 1948, the Audio Engineering Society, Inc. (AES) draws its membership from amongst engineers, scientists, other individuals with an interest or involvement in the professional audio industry. The membership largely comprises engineers developing devices or products for audio, and persons working in audio content production. It also includes acousticians, audiologists, academics, and those in other disciplines related to audio. The AES is the only world-wide professional society devoted exclusively to audio technology.+ Read More
Max is such a great instructor. He is patient, calm, and generous with his time. I have been working with him for the past two years and I would highly recommend him for anyone who is interested in guitar.
Max has been on time every time. He has established a very good rapport with my 15 year old (!!!) son which results in my son doing the homework and not dreading the sessions. My son seems relieved to be understanding the Algebra II concepts that he missed during the past term. He also seems way more confident and in a much better mood as if solving this issue for school was weighing him down before. In addition Max is very pleasant, very polite so his presence is welcomed by the rest of the family. Thanks!!!+ Read More
Max taught me guitar in a fun and effective manner. Would recommend to a friend!