Sebastian Adams

Sebastian Adams (Ireland, b. 1991) is an Irish composer, performer and artistic director with broad interests that include experimental text pieces, early music and physical limitations. His output includes everything from orchestral music to installations. A significant aspect of Sebastian’s creative output is as an organiser and curator. His ensemble Kirkos is a leading light of the Irish scene, providing a vital arena for the country’s most exciting young composers. As a viola player Sebastian is active in improvisation, new music and early music. He has ongoing duo projects with Jonathan Nangle and Joan Somers Donnelly. He studied composition in Dublin (Kevin O’Connell & Jonathan Nangle) and Vienna (Karlheinz Essl).