Adam Wakeman

Adam Wakeman

Born March 11th 1974 into a musical family, Adam started playing classical piano at the age of 8. By 17, he had obtained grade 8 from the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music and had recorded the first, of what was to become 8 albums with father Rick Wakeman. 

Much of the early touring history was with his father Rick and encompassed the UK, Europe, Russia, South America, the US, and Canada varying from the two of them sitting at grand pianos to full scale rock performances with orchestra & choir.

At 24 years of age, Adam won the “Best New Talent” award in America's ‘Keyboard' magazine, which saw the beginning of his involvement on the London session scene. 

As a highly sought after keyboard player & musical director, his career has seen him tour, write and record with some of the biggest selling artists in the recording industry.

Currently, he is in his 10th year as member of Ozzy Osbourne’s band on keyboards and guitar also having co-written 5 tracks on the 2010 platinum selling Grammy nominated album “SCREAM”.

Some of the Artists Adam works with include Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Slash & Friends, Will Young, James Morrison, Travis, Annie Lennox, Rick Wakeman, Gareth Gates, Victoria Beckham, Atomic Kitten, Artful Dodger, Yes, The Strawbs, Tony Hadley, Gene, Rob Dougan and rock legends Glen Hughes, Joe Satriani, Paul Gilbert and Yngwie Malmsteen.

www.adamwakeman.co.uk

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