Max Light Trio
Max Light is a 20-year old guitarist from Bethesda, Maryland. He is currently studying Jazz Performance at New England Conservatory, where he has studied with Brad Shepik, Donny McCaslin, Frank Carlberg, Cecil McBee and Rakalam Bob Moses. Max performs regularly in the Boston area at venues such as Wally's and The Lilypad, among others. He recently performed at the Next Generation Jazz Festival in Monterey, CA as a finalist in the open combo division with the group Council Meeting.
In high school, Max studied with Chuck Underwood and played in Walt Whitman High School's award-winning Jazz Ensemble, the Montgomery County Honors Jazz Ensemble, the Maryland All State Jazz Band and Paul Carr's Jazz Academy Big Band and Combo. This summer, he will be a counselor at Paul Carr's Jazz Academy of Music Summer JAM Camp.