One of the elite young brass soloists in the world, Adam Frey travels the globe invigorating the international music scene with his virtuoso talent, sensitive lyricism, and connection with audiences. Whether he is performing with orchestras, wind bands, brass bands, or in solo recitals, audiences love his charismatic personality and accessible musical interpretations, and critics rave over his technical prowess and tenacious promotion of the euphonium.
A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Frey received his musical training at the University of Georgia and the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, England. As a major young ambassador of the euphonium, he has more than 60 works composed or specifically arranged for him to his credit.
Frey has played with ensembles around the world, including the world-famous Boston Pops, Cheju Symphony Orchestra in South Korea, and the Vaasa Symphony Orchestra in Finland along with orchestras in Seattle, Oregon, Atlanta, Greensboro and Charleston in the United States. He also performs regularly with brass bands that have included Soli Brass in Holland, Point of Ayr in Wales, the National Youth Brass Band of Switzerland and wind bands from Singapore, Germany, Hong Kong, and the United States to name but a few.
He has an impressive collection of six solo recordings and ten albums as a collaborative artist and has been a featured soloist in broadcasts on BBC Radio 2, Swiss Cable Radio, and on numerous NPR stations in the US. Adam Frey is a Yamaha Performing Artist and Guest Clinician.