Allison Adams and Casey Dierlam

Dr. Allison Adams is Assistant Professor of Saxophone at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville in the United States. An avid performer, Adams is the tenor saxophonist in the Estrella Consort, a saxophone quartet devoted to the performance of new music. She is also a member of the nief-norf contemporary music ensemble. Adams frequently performs with the Knoxville Symphony and has been featured in recitals across the country. Besides her study of the saxophone, Adams’ main area of research centers around wellness for musicians, performance injuries, and the integration of yoga into music performance. She was a contributing author for Notes of Hope: Stories of Musicians Coping with Injuries,as well as the multi-media resource Cross Training for Musicians. Her main teachers include Timothy McAllister, Eugene Rousseau, and Steven Mauk. 

Allison Adams, saxophone
Casey Dierlam, piano


  • Jul 11 2018

    Allison Adams and Casey Dierlam


    Keane Southard (1987): Rumination and Manifestation
    Andrew Sigler (1973): Through All Panics (premiere performance)

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