Max Graef – Radio Trainer
(Max led/will lead workshops on Friday 15th August, Saturday 13th September & Saturday 20th September)
Max has spent the last 11 years building community radio stations and delivering radio training at radio stations and recording studios around the world. He designs and installs FM radio stations, PV solar installations and recording studios and delivers workshops in radio production, radio drama, station management and engineering.
Max specialises in working with people with no previous radio experience to help them gain the skills and confidence to run their own radio stations and produce radio programming. This includes talk shows, debates, interviews, drama, music, story-telling and other types of programming.
He has spent the last 15 years working with audio equipment as an audio engineer and DJ. He was a founder member of Chicago-based Radios Populares, a group that supports community radio stations in Latin America. He has worked on radio projects in Mali, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Palestine, Chad, Guinea, Cameroon, Madagascar, Brazil and Nepal for UNHCR, EDC, World Education and Internews among many others.
He has a first class degree in Music Systems Engineering specialising in low power FM radio station design from the University of the West of England, Bristol.
He is currently completing an MA in Applied Theatre at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.
You can contact Max at firstname.lastname@example.org