As a violinist and violist Adam has performed with orchestras such as Opera North, Northern Ballet, Netherlands Symphony Orchestra and Manchester Camerata as well as Wexford Opera, the Seychelles Festival Orchestra, Manchester International Festival and Liverpool Capital of Culture. He has also toured and recorded with Sting, Corrine Bailey-Rae, Chris Montague and Kit Downes and has recently been playing with BBC new generation jazz artist Trish Clowes including performances at Kings Place, the Sage and BBC broadcasts.

Adam also created Pulcinella Music Productions to manage large scale projects including the 2009 British Science Fiction Convention orchestral performance and developed the programme and arranged the first full scale orchestral concert at the London ExCel centre with the Worldcon Philharmonic Orchestra for the world science fiction convention 2014. With a keen interest in music education he has also devised an international schools programme for Le Rosey Institute, Geneva, with performances in the spectacular Vallorbe caves, Switzerland.