Christian Kleine is an instrument designer, sound inventor, composer, musician & producer based in Berlin.
He moved to Berlin 1995, where he began to produce electronic music as a solo artist.
Two years later, a promotional encounter with Berlin radio DJ Thaddeus Herrmann birthed the Hermann & Kleine project. Together, the duo recorded two EPs and one album, Our Noise. His solo debut album, Beyond Repair, was released in 2001, followed by several other solo releases and collaborations.
Christian started working for Ableton in late 2001 where he since 2011 develops and curates Max for Live content.
As a side project he founded Max for Cats in 2012.