Maxim Anisimov


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  • Merit School of Music
  • Skokie, IL

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Professional Associations

Merit School of Music, Chicago Classical Guitar Society (Board of Directors)


  • Doctor of Music, Northwestern University (2009)
  • Master of Music, Northwestern University (2002)


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Background & Experience

Dr. Maxim Anisimov is a classical guitarist and a violinist, currently based in Chicago, United States. He has been immersed in the world of music since age 6. His parents have been his most important mentors throughout the years and were also his first music teachers. Since receiving his Doctor of Music degree from Northwestern University in 2009, Mr. Anisimov has been expanding his research on the activity of Niccolò Paganini as a guitarist. Aside from music performance and teaching, Max has also been sharing his talents as a recording engineer and a photographer, having thus had the priviledge of meeting and working with many interesting and fascinating personae. Max always welcomes any new creative collaborations and ideas.