Max Aruj

Max Aruj

AFFILIATION: ASCAP

IMDB PAGE: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3552671/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

BIO:
Max Aruj is a film composer born and raised in Los Angeles. Most recently, he scored Eytan Rockaway’s The Confines, which premiered at the Los Angeles Film Festival June 2015. He composes additional music for Grammy Award winning film composer Lorne Balfe (Terminator Genysis) at Remote Control Productions. While writing for Balfe, Aruj worked on the BBC miniseries, Restless, which was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Music Composition. Aruj has also worked on acclaimed video games Assassin's Creed III, Beyond: Two Souls and the Skylanders series with Balfe. In 2014, he served as Score Producer on Nancy Spielberg's documentary, Above and Beyond. He comes from a background in classical and jazz piano. Aruj studied Music Composition at the USC Thornton School of Music, graduating magna cum laude, and was recognized as a Renaissance Scholar. He frequently guest lectures at Milken Community High School.