Robert Max enjoys a career that weaves together the threads of solo performance, chamber music, conducting and teaching.
He has given recitals throughout the UK, Europe, Russia and the USA and performed concertos with the BBC Concert Orchestra, London Mozart Players, English Sinfonia, Arad Philharmonic, Wren Orchestra, Kazakh State Symphony Orchestra, Covent Garden Chamber Orchestra and many others.
As cellist of the Barbican Piano Trio for more than 25 years, he has performed on four continents and made recordings for ASV, Dutton, Black Box and Guildmusic. Robert is an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music where he has taught at the Junior Academy since 1992, and has coached chamber music at MusicWorks since its inception in 2001.
He is an Honorary Professor of the Rachmaninov Institute in Tambov (Russia), a member of the International Board of Governors of the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance and President of the North London Festival of Music, Drama and Dance.
Robert is the principal cellist of the London Chamber Orchestra, conducts the Oxford Symphony Orchestra and plays a Stradivarius cello dating from 1726 known as “The Comte de Saveuse”.
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