Adam is a graduate of the University of Arizona School where he received a Bachelor in Music Performance in Trumpet. He played drums with the UA Studio Jazz Ensemble for nearly 4 years and was selected as the School of Music’s Outstanding Senior for the graduating class of 2012. Adam started performing professionally at a young age. He has gigged with a variety of bands, playing across genres from jazz to flamenco, most recently with The Bennu, The Kings of Pleasure and touring across Arizona with Lonely Street Productions. In 2013, Adam played drums aboard a cruise ship that sailed the Caribbean, the Mediterranean and the Baltic. While at the UA, his music studies took him to China, Australia and Mexico. And 2018 marks his 13th year playing drums at the Gaslight Theater.
In addition to performing, Adam has taught private lessons for both drums and trumpet since high school. He has worked as a staff member for the Rincon/University Marching Band and has also volunteered lessons with the Tucson Symphony Women’s Association.