Henrie Adams Conductor

foto: May/Zirkus




Henrie Adams was born in Thorn (The

Netherlands) and studied the oboe and

conducting at the Maastricht Conservatory

of Music. His teachers were Anton Kersjes,

Lukas Vis and Pierre Kuijpers. He attended

masterclasses in orchestral conducting

with Pierre Dervaux and Enrique Garcia

Asensio. He was principal conductor of the

chamber orchestra “Sinfonietta” of

Maastricht, of the symphonic bands

“Union” of Heythuysen and “Eendracht” of

Meyel, and also of the Youth Orchestra of

the Valencian Community (1992-1999). He

was invited as guest conductor by the

Limburg Symphony Orchestra, the Bilbao

Symphonic Orchestra, the extremadura

Symponic orchestra, the Valencia

Symphony Orchestra, the Madrid Municipal

Band etc. Since 1989 he is principal

conductor of both the symphonic band and

the orchestra of the Sociedad Musical “la

ArtiÅLstica” of Bunol. In July 2001 he obtained

with this band the title of “World Champion”

at the World Music Contest in Kerkrade

(The Netherlands) with the highest score in

the Concert Division. He made more than 20

cd’s with this orchestra for the label “World

Wind Music”. Since november 2008, Henrie

Adams is principal conductor of the

Orquesta Sinfonica of Castellon.