In 2010 Adrian founded the global symphony, “Orchster der Kulturen” in Stuttgart / Germany, and serves as Composer and Music & Artistic Director. He was original Music Director of Roman Polanski’s musical adaption of Dance of The Vampires and premiered it on Broadway.

His operetta Hollywod Diva has been playing since 2014 to sold-out crowds at St. Petersburg Operetta Theater and was voted Russia’s best new musical in 2016.

He is ‘Composer in Residence’ at the Park Avenue Synagogue in New York City.

His CD collaborations with tenor Jay Alexander made him frontrunner of the German classic charts in 2015, 2017 & 2019 and in 2016 he produced a new musical featuring refugees from the Middle East.

He is currently writing a musical adaption of the novel „Narcissus and Goldmund“ by Hermann Hesse.

Adrian Werum, Portrait