Dr. Adam Frey travels the globe sharing his talents as a performer and teacher. A native of
Atlanta, Georgia, Adam Frey received his musical training at the University of Georgia
(Bachelor’s degree in Euphonium and Tuba Performance), the Royal Northern College of
Music (Master’s), and the University of Salford (DMA). As a major ambassador of the
euphonium, Adam has more than one hundred and twenty works that have been composed
or specifically arranged for him. Most are published by Euphonium.com Publications or
Absolute Brass.com. Dr. Frey is Assistant Professor of Low Brass at the University of North
Georgia where he teaches trombone, euphonium, and tuba and directs the Brass Choir,
Trombone Choir, and Tuba Euphonium Ensemble.
For 13 years, he has hosted the International Euphonium Tuba (IET) Festival. This event
hosts 70+ students and teachers from around the globe in a week of playing, learning, and
inspiration. Participants range from high school students to graduate college students to
adult amateurs and occurs in late June in Atlanta.
Adam has soloed with orchestras the world over, including the world famous Boston Pops, Cheju
Symphony Orchestra (South Korea), US Army Orchestra (Washington DC), Harvard Pops
(MA), Fort Collins (CO), Indian Hill (MA), the Vaasa Symphony Orchestra (Finland), Atlanta
Philharmonic (GA), Cascade (WA), Greensboro (NC), Clemson (SC), LaGrange (GA), Minot
(ND), Bellevue Philharmonic (WA), and Northeastern (MA) Symphony Orchestras. He also
performs regularly with wind bands and 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.
Adam has also been guest soloist at festivals around the globe, including twice at the Mid-
West Band and Orchestra Clinic (USA), the WASBE Convention (Singapore), Melbourne
International Festival of Brass (Australia), Trombonanza (Argentina), Carlos Gomez
Festival (Brazil), Jeju International Wind Festival (South Korea), Asia Pacific Band Directors
Conference (South Korea), Westby Low Brass Workshop (Norway), Peru Low Brass
Festival (Peru), Colombia Festubal (Colombia), Tubmania (Thailand), and Orquesta
Latinoamericana de Vientos (Colombia) to name a few.
His website, www.euphonium.com, contains sound files, performance schedules, photos
from his world travels, and his recordings and publications.
Adam Frey is a Yamaha Performing Artist and Guest Clinician