A native of Florida, Adam began playing brass instruments at the age of 11. His playing has taken him to all corners of the country, playing with groups in Maine, Washington, California, and his native Florida. Throughout his playing career, he has always believed in the value of musical education, consistently teaching both privately and in classroom settings. He has participated in educational outreach such as the San Francisco Symphonies Adventures in Music Program and The Great American Teach-in.
An active performer as well, Adam has played with area ensembles such as The Fremont Symphony and Mendocino Music Festival Orchestra.
He attended the University of South Florida and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music receiving a Bachelor and Master of Music in Performance respectively.