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H. Leslie Adams Official Website

H. Leslie Adams at the piano



Citiscape Concerto for Piano and Orchestra will be ready for publication in early 2024. Contact for more information.

Curtis Biggs and the Wasatch Trombone Quartet will play the Adams Trombone Quartet at the International Trombone Festival July 12-15, 2023 in Salt Lake City.

Mezzo-Soprano Sarah Dailey will make her debut with the Arkansas Symphony in April 2023 singing Five Millay Songs. With Geoff Robson, conducting.


Grace Presbyterian Church, the town of Lakewood, OH, and the city of Cleveland honored composer H. Leslie Adams on the occasion of his 90th birthday, December 2022.


Works by H. Leslie Adams were featured at the 25th anniversary event of the African American Art Song Alliance Conference at UC Irvine, October 13-16, 2022.

Chamber Orchestra of the Springs, in Southern Colorado performed Nightsongs for voice and orchestra, in the new edition just published, Feb. 18 and 19, 2022.

Amazing Grace with words and music by H. Leslie Adams is featured on the Grammy nominated album of African American art songs with Will Liverman and Paul Sanchez, on Cedille, 2021.

The CIM Opera Theater fundraiser event of Nov. 5 &  6 2021 "Celebrating a Century of Singing at CIM" -  program closed with a performance of "Prayer" from Nightsongs, for chamber orchestra and soloist Trey Floyd.


To order individual selections from Adams' opera Blake:  

For information on Blake the Opera - Rentals and Licensing:

Blake the Opera website

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The American Guild of Organists presents the music of H. Leslie Adams
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