Chapman Stick Workshop Faculty
Recognizing the great potential of the instrument, he purchased his first Stick in 1984, and has focused his performance activities on it ever since.
Adelson has performed at clubs, festivals and conventions all over the U.S., and has conducted seminars and workshops on the Stick in various U.S. cities and in Italy. He is also the author of "Stickology, A guide to Playing the Chapman Stick" which is a comprehensive lesson book and DVD covering all aspects of playing the instrument. He is the quintessential jazzman on Stick and widely regarded as one of the finest players and teachers in the world.