Jacob Adams

Violist • Teacher • Musicologist

Jacob Adams is an in-demand and multi-faceted performer and teacher.

Jacob will premiere a new viola-piano work by William Bolcom in an 80th birthday celebration concert for the composer at Merkin Hall, NYC, April 29, 2018.

Jacob is excited to join the viola faculty of Brevard Music Center for summer 2018!

“Czech Portraits” is available for purchase. Sample tracks available here.

Upcoming Events

September 9 – UA Faculty Recital w/ Osiris Molina

September 12 – Mobile Symphony w/ Renee Fleming

September 17 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

September 28-30 – University of Tennessee Viola Celebration

October 6-7 – Mobile Symphony

October 22 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

October 25-28 – Single Reed Summit, Truman State University

November 2-4 – Viola Fest, University of Southern Mississippi

November 17-18 – Mobile Symphony

November 19-21 – Guest teaching, University of Northern Colorado

December 13-15 – Mobile Symphony

January 12-13 – Mobile Symphony

January 24 – UA Faculty Recital

Past Events

June 18 – August 5 – Brevard Music Center Faculty, Brevard, NC

June 14 – AVS Festival, Colburn School, LA

May 12 – Meridian Symphony

May 7 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

April 29 – Merkin Hall, NYC, Music of William Bolcom – WORLD PREMIERE

April 23 – Guest Masterclass, LSU

April 21-22 – Mobile Symphony

April 6 – Huntsville Symphony

March 24-25 – Mobile Symphony

March 9 – ASTA National Conference, Atlanta, GA

March 5 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

February 24-25Mobile Symphony

February 12 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

February 8-11 – Alabama All-State Orchestra Festival

January 27-28Blount-Slawson Competition, Montgomery, AL

January 18-20 – Rodland Duo @ University of Alabama

2017

December 18 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

December 8-10 – Mobile Symphony

November 21 – University of Southern Mississippi Viola Festival

November 18-19 – Mobile Symphony

November 3 – Huntsville Symphony

October 20Masterclass, Johns Creek High School Orchestra

October 18 – Der Schwanendreher with Huxford Symphony Orchestra

October 7 – Masterclass w/ William Johnston viola studio

September 25 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

September 1-5 – International Viola Congress, Wellington, NZ

August 24 – UA Faculty Recital w/Edisher Savitski – Bach, Janacek & Piazzolla

August 19 – MSCM Chamber Concert, The Barn at Castle Hill, Ipswich, MA

August 17 – MSCM at Rocky Neck, Gloucester, MA

August 5 – w/Blueshift Ensemble, Memphis, TN

April 24 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

April 22 – Huntsville Symphony

April 2-7 – Havana, Cuba with Instituto Superior de Arte faculty

March 18-19 – Santa Barbara Symphony

March 3 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

February 13 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

February 4 – Univ of Alabama Faculty Chamber Music, All-State Orchestra Festival

January 28-29 – Mobile Symphony

2016

December 12 – Tuscaloosa Symphony

November 20 – “Chamber Works of George Enescu” Recital, Benaroya Hall, Seattle

November 18 – University of Washington Masterclass

November 12 – Alabama School of Fine Arts Viola Day w/Lauren Hodges, Daniel Stevens, and Michael Fernandez

November 1 – University of Alabama Recital w/ Angela Draghicescu

October 31 – University of Southern Mississippi Recital and Masterclass, w/ Angela Draghicescu

October 29 – Samford University Recital w/ Angela Draghicescu

October 27 – Auburn University Recital w/ Angela Draghicescu

October 26 – Cuba Week Recital at University of Alabama

October 25 – University of Georgia with Angela Draghicescu

October 14 – Huntsville Symphony

September 27 – United States Cultural Center, Prague

September 26 – Rudolfinum, Prague with Angela Draghicescu