Adam Cole

 Adam Cole suffered from severe stage fright until he was 35.  Despite this he worked as an accompanist for the Atlanta Ballet, and shared the stage with such jazz greats as Nicholas Payton and Marian McPartland.  As pianist, educator and Guild Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner, he has offered his guidance to students and teachers throughout the United States and around the world.


For thirty years he has chronicled his journey in his popular blog series.  Creating many effective music education resources for teachers and children, he also puts his passion into fiction, representing the struggle in story.  He shares what he learns on his journey through his books, workshops and public speaking engagements.


Adam is a co-director with Katherine Moore of the Grant Park Academy of the Arts.  His books on music include Solfege TownAuthentic Ways of Teaching Jazz and The Only Piano Primer You'll Ever Need.  Check out his video page for more teaching resources and archival footage of the Adam Cole Trio.      






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