Adapter is a German-Icelandic ensemble for new music that is based in Berlin. A flute, clarinet, harp and drums quartet makes up the core of the group. Together with selected instrumentalists this core forms chamber music constellations of up to 10 players. In addition to countless premieres, Adapter performs an individual and international repertoire of contemporary music in concerts and at the studio. In its own projects and co-productions, the ensemble explores techniques that cross the boundaries of different genres. The knowledge acquired of composing, studying and performing contemporary music is shared internationally with composers, instrumentalists and other creative heads in workshops. Ensemble Adapter strives towards an authentic contribution to current developments in the cultural scene with its progressive and powerful style.