With an untraditional exposure to music Mr. Adan has performed in his musical career on national television several times including performances for the President of the United States and a music video for Sesame Street on CBS. Specializing in technique, tone and range students will benefit from Adan's love of performing and teaching music. Born and raised here in the Valley of the sun, with a passion for trumpet, Adan has been playing trumpet since 5th grade. Accelerating in skill and technique by becoming an original member of Los Mariachitos De Guadalupe Adan was able to master trumpet quite early in his musical career of 23 years. A firm believer that a passion for music creates great players and challenging your limits encourages improvement has helped him master all brass instruments and music styles, such as classical, jazz and uniquely in mariachi. Adan has been teaching at MMW since fall, 2013.