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Adam Meckler

Adam Meckler is a trumpet player, composer and educator living in Minneapolis. His 18-piece big band, The Adam Meckler Orchestra, has become one of the most exciting bands on the scene. The AMO’s debut album When the Clouds Look Like This was released in September 2014. By December, it was listed among 2014’s Best Jazz Releases on iTunes. Adam holds faculty positions in trumpet and Jazz at McNally Smith College of Music and MacPhail Center for Music. He has toured with Youngblood Brass Band among others, and plays regularly with a host of bands around the Twin Cities including Nooky Jones, The Jana Nyberg Group, The Graydon Peterson Quartet and The Pete Whitman X-Tet. His latest release, Wander, is now available through