Portrait of Max de Wardener

Max de Wardener

Max de Wardener was born in London, and studied music at York University and Guildhall School of Music and Drama. His classical commissions include a percussion concerto for Colin Currie and Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitaine, and three works for the London Symphony Orchestra. 

Max has also written extensively for film and TV, including two feature films for acclaimed director Pawel Pawlikowski, and the Emmy award winning TV series DNA.

More recently, Max has finished recording an album of unusually tuned piano music for Kit Downes (ECM), as well as an album of compositions for Cristal Baschet and Ondes Martenot performed by Thomas Bloch for Village Green Records.