Adam Glasser Adam Glasser

Originally from South Africa Adam Glasser plays piano & keyboards. Is also one of the UK's leading chromatic harmonica players, appearing on many gigs, sessions and recordings. some major gigs include... Joe Zawinul, Sting, the Eurythmics, BBC Concert Orchestra, Celebrate South Africa, Trafalgar Square

Numerous pop and jazz session recordings include: Zizi Possi (Bossa for Universal Artists, Brazil), Dominic Miller (Second Nature & Fourth Wall), Carl Orr (Absolute Freedom featuring Billy Cobham), Incognito, Anita Wardell.

Gear

Hohner CX 12 Seydel Saxony Suzuki Chromatic AER Amp SM58 Chordless mic


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”...only proponent of this instrument who has brought a truly unique voice and idiom to the constantly evolving language of jazz. [...] a challenge to equal for sheer scope of virtuosity, musicality and surprise”. —Raul d'Gama Rose, allaboutjazz.com

“This recording is superb from start to finish and should firmly establish Glasser as the heir apparent to Toots Thielemans [...]” —Thomas R. Erdmann, jazzreview.com

“Supremely impressive, .. Glasser dishes out some incredible piano playing in a contemporary, spiritual but feverish bop-infused style”. —Michael G

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Primary Instrument

Harmonica

Location

London

Willing to teach

Advanced only

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Albums by Adam Glasser

Album Mzansi by Adam Glasser

Mzansi

Sunnyside Records
2012

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Album Free At First by Adam Glasser

Free At First

Sunnyside Records
2009

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Blues for Zim

Blues for Zim

Adam Glasser
Mzansi

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