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Adam Swanson (Uncredited)

Adam Swanson

Adam Swanson, who currently attends Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, is rapidly becoming known as one of the world’s foremost performers and historians of ragtime and early American popular music. Although he is only twenty-one years old, he has been a featured performer and lecturer at ragtime and jazz festivals across the United States. Adam is the youngest three-time winner of the World Championship Old-Time Piano Playing Contest, held in Peoria, Illinois. In 2007, he appeared alongside the late John Arpin at the Bohem Ragtime and Jazz Festival in the Republic of Hungary and has also toured Switzerland. Adam made his New York debut in Carnegie Hall at the age of nineteen, where he performed with multi-platinum-selling artist Michael Feinstein.

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Adam Swanson 11/29/13: Adam Swanson

The multiple-time winner of the World Championship Old-Time Piano Playing Contest performs an evening of ragtime piano music.

Adam Swanson

The multiple-time winner of the World Championship Old-Time Piano Playing Contest performs an evening of ragtime piano music.

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