Born and raised in Charlottetown PEI, Adrian Irvine is currently pursuing his Masters of Music in Violin Performance at the University of Toronto where he studies with Erika Raum. Since beginning his studies at U of T, Adrian has been fortunate to lead both the U of T Symphony and Opera Orchestras as Concertmaster in select productions. He appears regularly in chamber music collaborations within the school and has quickly established himself as a freelance musician at events around the city. Adrian enjoys performing in a variety of styles, from classical, to pop, to rock, and more. As an educator, Adrian strives to encourage his students to explore and experiment with the music that they love, and to tailor each lesson to the specific goals and needs of each student.