Adam Saunders studied at the Royal Academy of Music and London University, winning several prizes for composition. Since leaving he has established a career composing music for the concert hall and for worldwide television, film and other media. In addition to a period as composer-in-association with the East of England Orchestra, Adam has had his works performed and recorded by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, BBC Concert Orchestra, Hallé Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Academy of Ancient Music, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, London Mozart Players, Odense Symphony Orchestra, RTE Concert Orchestra, Orchestra of the Renaissance and the Brighton Festival Chorus amongst others.
As an orchestrator and arranger, Adam has worked for Disney and for various film music album projects including music from Star Wars Episode II (Attack of the Clones), Batman Begins and Harry Potter, as well as for countless concerts worldwide.
As well as his work as a composer, arranger and conductor, Adam also regularly performs as a jazz pianist with his own group, and as a pianist has performed at venues including Wembley Arena and the Royal Albert Hall. He is an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music.