New York Philharmonic

On June 3, 2014, Max’s work
Bismuth: Variations for Orchestra will receive a reading by the New York Philharmonic as part of the inaugural NY Phil Biennial. Bismuth was selected for a reading through an international call for scores by the American Composers Orchestra’s EarShot program. More information can be found at the ACO website.

New Juilliard Ensemble

Max will compose a new work to be premiered by the New Juilliard Ensemble under Joel Sachs during their 2014-2015 concert season.


Three Madrigals on Poems of Wallace Stevens will be featured on Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble’s debut album, Realign the Time, due for release in August 2014.


Time Crunch was recently premiered by Patchwork in Cleveland, OH and had further performances in Winchester, VA and Baltimore, MD. Three Madrigals on Poems of Wallace Stevens was recently performed by Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble at HERE Arts Center. Moon Cycles was recently performed by newEar Contemporary Chamber Ensemble in Kansas City, MO. Janus Ponders the Cosmos was recently premiered by bassoonist Libby Garrett in New Haven, CT and performed by bassoonist Sasha Gee Enegren in Manhattan. Upcoming events include the reading of Bismuth: Variations for Orchestra by the New York Philharmonic on June 3 at Avery Fisher Hall, and a performance of Janus Ponders the Cosmos by Sasha Gee Enegren at the 43rd Annual International Double Reed Society Conference.