Max Paley is an accomplished touring musician and performer with over 1,000 shows under his belt. Max grew up playing French horn in concert and symphonic bands and mellophone in marching band. He discovered roots and Americana music in high school, performing in local bluegrass and jazz bands on both guitar and mandolin. 

Max still plays most brass instruments and nearly all of the “picked” string instruments but focuses his teaching on mandolin, guitar and ukulele.