is a jazz violinist in Kansas City, Missouri. He is bandleader of Hot Club KC, gypsy jazz band.
Adam was a student of 1st generation Count Basie Band alum and legendary jazz violin pioneer Claude "Fiddler" Williams, in the 1990s.
Adam recently paid tribute to his late mentor by performing in his honor on the nationally syndicated radio broadcast “12th St Jump” <link coming>.
In 2017 Adam was a featured guest on NPR affiliate KCUR 89.3fm’s "Central Standard" show. Listen here: http://kcur.org/post/christine-brebes-adam-galblum-gracie-schram#stream/0
And he appears frequently on 90.1FM KCUR Kansas City community local radio and NPR affiliate.
A Kansas City native, Galblum attended Berklee College of Music in Boston and lived in the Denver area from 2005-2014 touring nationally with bluegrass bands from 2005-2014.
Adam's 2014 solo album, the instrumental Down To The Wire - The Stringband Tribute to the Music of John Mayer, showcases his abilities as a multi-instrumentalist and features members of acclaimed Infamous Stringdusters and Punch Brothers.
Catch one of Adam’s public performances here.