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Mr. Adam Marks

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Artistic Director of Chamber Musi...

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Third Street Music School Settlement
235 East Eleventh Street
New York , New York 10003
United States

Company Description: Third Street Music School Settlement, the nation's oldest community music school, was founded in 1894 by Emilie Wagner, who believed that music could offer the...   more

Employment History


  • degrees
    Manhattan School of Music
  • degrees
    Brandeis University
  • Ph.D
    New York University
  • M.A.
    Manhattan School of Music
  • B.A.
    Brandeis University
  • Ph.D. , Piano Performance
    New York University
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New Triad for Collaborative Arts : New Triad Team, 22 June 2012 [cached]
Adam Marks Praised as an "excellent pianist" with "titanic force" (New York Times), Adam Marks combines a commitment to contemporary music with innovative programming designed to reach new audiences of all types. In 2008, Mr. Marks made history as the first American laureate of the prestigious Orleans Competition for music composed since 1900 in Orleans, France. A frequent recitalist, Adam has performed extensively throughout the United States, as well as Europe. As a soloist, Adam has appeared with the Manchester Symphony Orchestra, the National Repertory Orchestra, and the Brandeis-Wellesley Symphony Orchestra. Other notable venues include the Salle Cortot in Paris, Zankel and Weill Halls at Carnegie, Miller Theatre in New York, the Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, Chicago Cultural Center, Montalvo Arts in California, and the New World Symphony Stage. As a teacher, Marks has presented lectures and masterclasses at Yale, Juilliard, Mannes, University of Northern Iowa, Carthage College, and Manchester College.
Collaboration is a crucial element in Marks' career. As the pianist and Director of Artistic Programming for Chicago's Fifth House Ensemble, he designs and presents programs for concert stages, cultural institutions, and educational facilities alike.
Mr. Marks currently serves on the faculty of Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He holds degrees from Brandeis University and the Manhattan School of Music. He is currently a candidate for the Ph.D at New York University.
Adam Marks is a Yamaha Artist.
Fifth House Ensemble - Group Bio, 7 Mar 2008 [cached]
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Adam Marks Chamber Music
BIOGRAPHY Praised as an "excellent pianist" with "titanic force" (New York Times), Adam Marks is an active soloist, chamber musician and educator. He has appeared as soloist with the Mission Chamber Orchestra, Manchester Symphony Orchestra, the National Repertory Orchestra and at notable venues including Salle Cortot, Carnegie Hall, Miller Theatre, Logan Center for the Arts, Millennium Park, Ravinia and the New World Symphony Stage. He was a laureate of the 2008 Orleans Competition for contemporary music in Orleans, France. Performances in the 2013-2014 season also include debut recitals in Brazil, Singapore and Croatia.
In addition to serving as Pianist and Director of Artistic Programming for Chicago's Fifth House Ensemble from 2007-2012, Mr. Marks has a long list of collaborators including eighth blackbird, violinist Matt Albert and mezzo-soprano Jennifer Beattie.
Adam serves as the Artistic Director of Chamber Music Programs at the Third Street Music School Settlement in New York, and has held faculty positions at Carthage College, NYU, the fresh inc festival and New Music On The Point. He has also given guest lectures and masterclasses at Yale, Juilliard, Manhattan School of Music, Northwestern, Mannes, SMU, CU Boulder, The Colburn School and many other prestigious institutions. He holds an undergraduate degree from Brandeis University, a Masters from Manhattan School of Music, and a Ph.D. in Piano Performance from New York University with research in works for vocalizing pianist.
Adam proudly plays Yamaha pianos and Schoenhut toy pianos. close window
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Originally from California, 26-year-old pianist Adam Marks is an emerging soloist and chamber musician. He began his piano studies at the age of four, but has explored countless areas of interest including theatre, science, and the medical professions. After earning a B.A. from Brandeis University, Adam continued his studies at the Manhattan School of Music in the Masters Program.
Currently, Adam is a candidate for the Ph.D. in Piano Performance at New York University where he is also on the faculty. Adam has performed in master classes with such renowned artists as Ursula Oppens, Bruce Brubaker, Sara Davis Buechner, Marc Ponthus, and Aleck Karis.
In the fall of 2003, Adam made his Carnegie Hall debut in both Zankel and Weill Halls, performing the music of Aaron Copland under the baton and tutelage of Michael Tilson Thomas.
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Pianist, lecturer and crossword enthusiast Adam Marks is garnering critical acclaim for his innovative and impassioned performances.A staunch supporter of contemporary music, he developed his series of Curated Concertsâ„¢â€"interactive and informal programsâ€"to contextualize even the most complicated pieces.As a recitalist and speaker, he has performed throughout the United States , as well as in France and The Netherlands.Also an active educator, Adam has taught at New York University , and has been a guest lecturer at The Juilliard School, Mannes College of Music, and Yale University . Adam currently serves on the faculty for New Triad for Collaborative Arts, where he teaches audience engagement, public speaking, and coaches musicians as they craft theatrical recitals.
Adam holds degrees from Brandeis University and the Manhattan School of Music.A former EMT and professional puppeteer, he is currently a candidate for the Ph.D in piano performance at New York University .
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