Currently residing in Los Angeles CA, Adam Zolty is a Contemporary composer who has written for a wide variety of instruments and ensembles. Starting from a young age, Adam has acquired a considerable amount of compositions with performances given by the Nu:BC Ensemble, Vancouver Chamber Choir, the Pheonix Chamber Choir, the Bergmann Duo, and Heidi Krutzen. In addition to composition, Adam is a visual artist and founder of The Portrait Project.

Photo cred. John Grayson


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Corey Hamm and Nicole Ge Li's Ensemble PEP: Piano and Erhu Project perform Through the Rapids, for piano and Erhu. 


Thank you Nicole and Corey for your amazing performance!

Through the Rapids pays tribute to the heroic journey of the Fraser River - British Columbia's longest river (1,375 km), as it runs through the province's interior and empties into the Strait of Georgia. 


Online Video Premiere of "I walk slowly"
World premiere of "I walk slowly," - a piece for Soprano and Viola  perfomed by Iris Bečaj and Anju Goto 21/11/2020
University of Southern California Composers Showcase Concert 
World premiere of Two Studies for Piano,  perfomed by Coen Hakeboom 
 @ USC Newman Recital Hall in Los Angeles, CA. 10/11/2019
GLFCAM Cycle 8 Concert
World premiere of Variations on Angry Themes,  perfomed by Leo Eguchi  on Cello and Haruka Fujii on percussion. @ Paul Dresher Studios in Oakland CA. 02/09/2019
Serge Garant Award for Young Composers

Three Expressions for Piano Septet was awarded the Serge Garant Award for Young Composers at the 2018 Socan Awards. 28/08/2018

Vancouver Women's Society of Music Concert
--The amazing UBC pianist Markus Masaites will perform my Piano Etude No. 1 again alongside other great solo and chamber music repertoire. 
Unitarian Church of Vancouver (949 West 49th Avenue, Vancouver); Wednesday April 11th, 11am
Nu:BC Ensemble at the Vancouver Pro Musica 2018 Sonic Boom Festival
--World Premiere of  my "Three Expressions for Piano Septet"
Orpheum Annex (823 Seymour St. Vancouver); Sunday March 25, 7:30pm
UBC Piano Premieres Project
--The first premiere performance of my Piano Etude No. 1
UBC Roy Barnett Recital Hall; Sunday March 18, 2018, 7pm
UBC Contemporary Players Ensemble
--Second premiere of "Toys" for Piano and Violin
UBC Roy Barnett Recital Hall; Friday, February 10, 2018, 12pm
UBC Contemporary Players Ensemble at the West Coast Student Composer Symposium
--World premiere of "Toys" for Piano and Violin
University of  Victoria; Friday, January 26, 2018, 1:30-2:30pm

Past Events