Adam Costa graduated from Victoria University in 2008 with a postgraduate degree in music. He holds an ATCL certificate in performance violin and was a former member of the New Zealand National Youth Orchestra. Since moving to Ireland in 2002 he has pursued a career in music and has performed widely throughout Europe, Asia and America. in 2018 he was co-founder of Cleamairí Feirste, a Belfast based performing arts group with a particular focus on the promotion of Irish music, language and culture, with a particular emphasis on social justice and community relations. He currently lives in Armagh City.