Equally comfortable improvising, composing parts, reading scores and leading ensembles, Brian Shankar Adler provides a forward-thinking, custom-tailored sonic palette, rich in textural detail, groove and rhythmic nuance. His expansive approach and passion breathes life into virtually any setting, allowing projects to soar. 


Gear Highlights:

drum set

tabla

mridang

ghatam

dhol

kanjira

cajon

bongos

djembe

conga

timbale

udu

slit drum 

bombo leguero

shakers

bells

vibraphone

glockenspiel

crates filled with found objects, other-worldly sounds and effects


Testimonials:

"Brian is a very talented instrumentalist. Elevated my work x100." ~Brian H, Music Supervisor.


"Great player, wonderful communication and high quality recordings! highly recommend!” ~Amal L, Producer.


"Brian provide some fantastic percussion for one of my projects. He was a pleasure to work with and super creative with his parts. Highly Recommended!" ~Fraser C, Composer.


To book a session or ask questions, contact Brian Shankar Adler