Born and bred in Darmstadt Adam Schilling began his training as a Countertenor in 2008. Among others he studied with Janet Williams in Berlin, David Jones in New York and Cathy Pope in London. He participated in a variety of master classes with singers such as Andreas Scholl, Peter Kooij, and Vivica Genaux. Thus he deepened his knowledge on the performance of musical works written in the 17th and 18th century.
Nowadays Adam Schilling is working as a young professional. He regularly performs with renowned ensembles in Germany, Europe and as of late North America. In that he dedicates himself to wide range of the possibilities the repertoire of a countertenor has to offer. The interpretation of works of Johann Sebastian Bach and his contemporaries takes up the major part of his work. Besides opera and oratory Adam Schilling also enjoys artistic performance combining his singing with movement and dance.