Born on February 15, 1958 in New York City, son of Jac Holzman and Nina Merrick. Keyboard player with Miles Davis 1985-1989. Currently playing with Steven Wilson of Porcupine Tree. Also toured and recorded with Grover Washington Jr., Chaka Khan, Steps Ahead, Wayne Shorter, Wallace Roney and hie own band, Adam Holzman & Brave New World. Also led Los Angeles jazz-rock band The Fents back in the 80's. Also teaches in the jazz department of the New School University in New York City.