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At the forefront of a new generation of wind soloists, Adam Walker was appointed principal flute of the London Symphony Orchestra in 2009 at the age of 21 and received the Outstanding Young Artist Award at MIDEM Classique in Cannes. In 2010 he won a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship Award and was shortlisted for the Royal Philharmonic Society's Outstanding Young Artist Award.

An ambassador for the flute with a ferocious appetite for repertoire, Adam's recent concerto highlights include engagements with the BBC Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Baltimore Symphony, Seattle Symphony, Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Mexico, Seoul Philharmonic and the Malaysian Philharmonic. As a committed recitalist and chamber musician, recent highlights have taken Adam to the Wigmore Hall, LSO St. Luke's, De Singel, Musée du Louvre, Hamburg Elbphilharmonie and the Delft, West Cork, Utrecht and Moritzburg Chamber Music Festivals.

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Walker
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Christa Holka