Dubspot Instructor Spotlight – Video Profile: Max Wild (NYC Instrumentalist / Electronic Music Producer)

Max Wild is one of our resident Music Foundations instructors at Dubspot NY. In this video, Max talks about growing up in Zimbabwe with a traditional jazz music education and how he incorporates melody and saxophone into his own electronic music productions. Music Foundations courses start 10/13, 10/28, 11/15 in NYC, 1/5, 1/6 in LA, and 12/7 OnlineRegister today!

Max Wild Instructor Spotlight

In our latest instructor spotlight, we take a look at the life and music of Music Foundations instructor Max Wild. Max earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Jazz Performance at The Guildhall School of Music in London, where he began incorporating African tones into jazz. After spending a year traveling around the world, Wild received a scholarship to the Manhattan School of Music, earning a Master’s in jazz, and subsequently going on to release several albums. Under his latest alias MOA, Wild is now blending elements of his past musical experiences into electronic music. Max incorporates his wealth of music knowledge and his experience with electronic music into his Music Foundations classes.

MOA – Maverick full album stream

Max’s latest album, Maverick, under the name MOA is a great slice of electro-pop featuring Max’s signature saxophone. Check out an exclusive stream of Maverick, released September 23rd. Also check out remixes from Dubspot instructor Devon James, Vibe Street, and Tokes on the album.

In this tutorial, Max explains how to use seventh chords to enrich harmonic progressions. For more Max Wild Music Foundations tutorials, check out the full roundup available here.

Max Wild

Music Foundations

The best producers, DJs, and musicians in the world strive to be well-rounded. So should you. In Dubspot’s Music Foundations Program, you’ll explore three major aspects of music: rhythmic theory, melodic theory, and critical listening.

Unravel electronic music’s origins, build your chops, learn musical language and theory, and make and play music the way you want.

What’s Included:

  • Music Foundations Level 1: Pads & Rhythmic Theory
  • Music Foundations Level 2: Keys & Melodic Theory
  • Music Foundations Level 3: Critical Listening

“This course exceeded my expectations. I went through everything I needed to have a solid knowledge of basic music theory.” – Jonathan Crespo, Miami

“MF has been an amazing experience! I didn’t realize I was going to learn so much about electronic music history, something my generation missed.” – Yianno Koumi, United Kingdom

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