Praised for his “teeming energy” and “precise control” by the New York Times, Adrian Morejon is co-principal bassoonist of the IRIS Orchestra and Miami Symphony and is a member of Sospiro Winds, Talea Ensemble, Metropolis Ensemble, bassoon duo Dark & Stormy, and The Gene Project. An avid chamber musician, Mr. Morejon has performed with the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, St. Luke’s Chamber Ensemble, Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players, Argento Chamber Ensemble, Sinfonietta of Riverdale, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and on the Great Performers’ Series at Lincoln Center. He regularly performs with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), and others.
Mr. Morejon’s awards include a Theodore Presser Foundation Grant, 2nd prize of the Fox-Gillet International Competition, and a shared top prize at the Moscow Conservatory International Competition. He has appeared at the Portland Chamber Music Festival, Chamber Music Northwest, Chelsea Music Festival, Monadnock Music Festival, NJO Academy, Chamber Music Institute, Spoleto USA, AIMS in Graz, Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, Banff Centre, National Orchestral Institute, Music Academy of the West, and the Verbier Festival.
An graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music and the Yale School of Music, Mr. Morejon is on faculty at the Boston Conservatory, the Composers Conference at Wellesley College, and the Praxis Youth Leadership Orchestra.