Adam Buttimer

ADAM BUTTIMER

Tuba

Ireland    Age:21

R. Vaughan Williams
Tuba Concerto, 1st Mvmt

R.  Schumann
Fantasiestucke Op.73, 1st & 3rd Mvmt

P. Hindemith
Sonata for Tuba and Piano, 1st Mvmt

A. Piazzolla
Tango (Arr O.Baadsvik)

Adam is currently a BMus Year 3 Tuba student in the Royal Irish Academy of Music studying with Francis Magee.

Adam has had a great passion for music from an early age, starting Piano at 5 years old and Tuba at age 8 in his primary school band.

He began his ensemble playing with Banna Chluain Meala and is currently a member of The National Youth Orchestra of Ireland, Irish Youth Wind Ensemble and Irish Chamber Brass.

Adam has played in masterclasses for world renowned brass players including Les Neish, Katy Woolley and Gary Curtain. He has performed solo for the 125th anniversary of the Feis Ceoil and in a concert with the Irish Chamber Orchestra. Last year, he reached the final of the Maura Dowdall Concerto competition performing the Vaughan Williams Tuba Concerto.