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|Greg Adams (USA) - trumpet |
Greg Adams' career has included success as an arranger, composer, conductor, and performer and earned him both Grammy and Emmy nominations and an International Broadcasting Award from The Hollywood Radio and Television Society. Legendary for the horn arrangements that created the signature sound and have made Tower of Power one of the most enduring musical entities today, Adams is a founding member of Tower of Power recording fourteen albums with the group on four major labels and millions in record sales. Greg has arranged for, performed and recorded with countless artists as diverse as his career, including The Eurythmics, Rod Stewart, Elton John, Lyle Lovett, Phish, Linda Ronstadt, Luther Vandross, Little Feat, Aaron Neville, Santana, Everclear, Quincy Jones, Huey Lewis and the News, Wilson Pickett, Heart, Josh Groban, Bonnie Raitt, Dionne Warwick, Madonna and The Rolling Stones. Greg has played on over five hundred recordings. You have heard Greg's collaboration with Paul Shaffer on the opening theme of Late Show With David Letterman and on musical score arrangements in such films as Duets, Mask, Top Gun, Saving Silverman, Austin Powers In Goldmember with Smashmouth, and Little Big League where he teams up with Stanley Clarke and on Sgt Peppers Lonely Heart Club Band with the illustrious George Martin. Greg continues his commitment to music education in public schools and colleges through seminars, performances, mentoring and clinics.