Photo credit: Erin Wakeland

Photo credit: Erin Wakeland

Adam Kahana is a human being, a professional singer-songwriter, a composer (of both the planned and the spontaneous kinds), and an avid user of the Oxford comma from Ann Arbor, Michigan. Born in Seattle, Washington, by way of Chicago and Madison, Wisconsin, he currently lives in Ann Arbor, where he studies jazz guitar, data science, and business at the University of Michigan.

Adam recently placed as a jazz semi-finalist in the 2018 Wilson Center Guitar Festival Competition, an international multi-genre competition open to all guitar students.

You can book Adam for singer-songwriter, jazz, blues, or rock performances by visiting — and you can learn more about him by liking his Facebook page at

In addition to giving guitar lessons in the area, Adam can be seen performing around town with his own groups, as well as with the acclaimed Ann Arbor Guitar Trio:

Adam would like to acknowledge his family, friends, teachers, and mentors.

Thank you for visiting.