- About Adolphe Adam
Full name: Adolphe Adam
Also known as: Adolphe Charles Adam, Adam, Adolphe Charles
Professions: Soundtrack, Music Department, Composer
Work: "Minuit chretiens"
- Adolphe Adam Known for
C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005), Grumpy Old Men (1993), Center Stage (2000), Air Bud (1997)
- Adolphe Adam Death information
Died: Saturday, 3rd of May, 1856 (Age: 52)
- Adolphe Adam Biography
Adolphe Charles Adam (French: [adolf ad??]; 24 July 1803 – 3 May 1856) was a French composer and music critic. A prolific composer of operas and ballets, he is best known today for his ballets Giselle (1841) and Le corsaire (1856, his last work), his operas Le postillon de Lonjumeau (1836), Le toréador (1849) and Si j'étais roi (1852) and his Christmas carol Minuit, chrétiens! (1844), later set to different English lyrics and widely sung as "O Holy Night" (1847). Adam was a noted teacher, who taught Delibes and other influential composers.
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