Maxime Cholley

Maxime C.

Boston, MA

About Maxime C.

Maxime teaches: Ages 16 to 50
Special needs
Teaching since: September 2012
Last sign in: 5 days ago


Maxime Cholley was born in France, and grew up in the Rhône-Alpes area. After attending the Lycée Vaugelas, a performing arts high-school in Chambéry, he moved to Boston (MA) in the Fall of 2014, in order to study at Berklee College of Music.

He won several awards at Berklee including the Berklee Achievement Scholarship and the Avedis Zildjian Endowed Scholarship. He obtained the prestigious Artist Diploma from Berklee at the end of the Fall of 2016.
Maxime has been studying jazz, classical and contemporary music. He has a reputation of not only being a great session player, but also skilled to play various musical genres and odd-meter music with a unique touch.
Musical Inspirations: Tigran Hamasyan, Kneebody, Dhafer Youssef, Tigran Hamasyan, Robert Glasper, Chris Dave, Brian Blade, Kendrick Lamar, Periphery...

He studied with musicians such as Nate Wood, Dave Dicenso, Tia Fuller, David Fiuczynski, Neal Smith, Alain Mallet and Marko Djordjevic.

Photos and Videos

Tigran Hamasyan - A Grid Came From The Moon (Cover by The Maxime Cholley Project)


Artist Diploma in Performance (Drumset)
Sep 2014 - Sep 2016
Berklee College of Music

Languages Spoken

Professional Proficiency
Fluent / Native Proficiency
Limited Proficiency


Avedis Zidljian Endowed Scholarship
Mar 2016
Berklee College of Music / Zildjian
Bourse de la Vocation
Nov 2015
Foundation Marcel Bleustein-Blanchet
Berklee Achievement Scholarship
May 2015
Berklee College of Music
Prix des Neiges
Oct 2014
Savoiexpo Foundation

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Gerardo May 20, 2017
· Drum · Online I need improve my sight reading. Can you help me?
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