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Adam Haas


Adam Haas

RCM Certified
RCM Examiner
Pianist Adam Haas is the Music Program Director and Lead Music Mentor at the Colorado Springs Conservatory and taught previously at Ouachita Baptist University and the University of Colorado, Boulder. He completed his DMA in piano performance at the University of Colorado where he was a graduate teaching assistant for three years. Dr. Haas has performed as soloist with the New York Concerti Sinfonietta, the Loveland Orchestra and the Colorado State University Orchestra, and has presented lectures at numerous national and state conferences. He has performed throughout the United States both as a soloist and chamber pianist, including a recent two-piano concert with Linda Weise on the Broadmoor Recital Series and a performance at the 2019 Peak FreQuency New Music Festival at the University of Colorado – Colorado Springs. He has also collaborated with trombonists Tom Burge and Justin Isenhour, flutists Tadeu Coelho, John Barcellona and Kristin Grant, the Anasazi String Quartet, and the Chinook Winds, among others. Dr. Haas has also received degrees from Indiana University and Colorado State University, and he has studied and performed at the Aspen Music festival and the New Orleans Piano Institute. His teachers include Andrew Cooperstock, Edward Auer, Janet Landreth, Anton Nel, and Alan Chow. In addition to teaching and playing piano, Dr. Haas enjoys playing the organ, being in the great Colorado outdoors, and spending time with family.

Instrument / Discipline

  • Piano
  • Organ
  • Theory
  • Rudiments
  • Harmony
  • History
  • Counterpoint
  • Analysis
  • Piano Pedagogy

Spoken languages

  • English

Specialized in

  • Youth (7-17)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Young Children (under 7)
  • Beginner/Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Teaches At

  • Music school
  • Online
  • Student's home
  • Teacher's home
  • Teacher's studio

Specialist designation

  • Piano - Elementary
  • Piano - Intermediate


  • 2011 - Doctor of Musical Arts - University of Colorado
  • 2007 - Master of Music - Indiana University
  • 2004 - Bachelor of Music - Colorado State University

School Associations

  • Colorado Music Teachers Association - Provincial / State
  • Music Teachers National Association - National
RCM Credentials
RCM Certified
RCM Examiner