Meckler, Adam


Adam Meckler, trumpet, joined the MacPhail faculty in 2013. He is leader and founder of the Adam Meckler Orchestra, the Adam Meckler Quintet, Lulu’s Playground and performs with The Jana Nyberg Group, The Jack Brass Band, the Good, The Bad, The Funky, and others. Adam is adjunct faculty in trumpet and jazz at Bethel University, and frequently works as a composer and arranger. He also runs clinics in trumpet, band, orchestra and jazz band for middle, high school and college ensembles.

He has a Bachelor’s degree in trumpet performance with an emphasis in jazz studies from Lawrence University and a Master’s in trumpet performance from the University of Minnesota.

“Adam has been excellent with the jazz combo and helping each student improve at his or her level.” –MacPhail Student