Max Aruj is an American film and media music composer. He was born and raised in Los Angeles.
Aruj began his studies at the age of six in classical and jazz piano. Aruj went on to receive a Bachelor's in Music Composition at the USC Thornton School of Music, where he studied composition with Stephen Hartke and piano with Daniel Pollack.
His latest projects include Eytan Rockaway's Lansky, starring Harvey Keitel, as well as Jonathan Hensleigh's The Ice Road, starring Liam Neeson. He joined the Assassin's Creed universe for Wrath of the Druids (2021). Aruj co-produced Gryffin's Deluxe orchestral album (2020).