Adolphe Adam

Born 24 July 1803. Died 3 May 1856
Adolphe Adam
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1803-07-24
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Adolphe Adam

Adolphe Adam Biography (Wikipedia)

Adolphe Charles Adam (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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Giselle (Act 1, Valse)
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Giselle (Act 1, Valse)
Adolphe Adam
Ah! vous dirai-je, maman (Le Toreador)
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Ah! vous dirai-je, maman (Le Toreador)
Adolphe Adam
Giselle: Act II: Variation de Giselle; Finale
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Giselle: Act II: Variation de Giselle; Finale
Adolphe Adam
Cantique de Noel
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Cantique de Noel
Adolphe Adam
O Holy Night
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O Holy Night
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O holy night (Minuit, chretiens)
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O holy night (Minuit, chretiens)
Adolphe Adam
O Holy Night
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O Holy Night
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O holy night (Minuit, chretiens)
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O holy night (Minuit, chretiens)
Adolphe Adam
Pas de deux des jeunes paysans (Giselle)
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Pas de deux des jeunes paysans (Giselle)
Adolphe Adam
Giselle (La Chasse)
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Giselle (La Chasse)
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Giselle (Act 2 Finale)
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Giselle (Act 2 Finale)
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Giselle
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Giselle

Giselle

Composer
Adolphe Adam
Vincenzo Lamagna
Orchestra
English National Ballet Orchestra
Conductor
Gavin Sutherland
Adolphe Adam
Giselle (Introduction to Act 1)
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Giselle (Introduction to Act 1)

Giselle (Introduction to Act 1)

Orchestra
Royal Opera Orchestra
Conductor
Adolphe Adam
Grand pas de deux; Variation de Loys; Variation de Giselle (Giselle, Act 2)
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Grand pas de deux; Variation de Loys; Variation de Giselle (Giselle, Act 2)
Adolphe Adam
Giselle: Peasants' Pas-de-Deux
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Giselle: Peasants' Pas-de-Deux

Giselle: Peasants' Pas-de-Deux

Orchestra
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
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Adolphe Adam
O Holy Night
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O Holy Night
Adolphe Adam
O Holy Night
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O Holy Night
Adolphe Adam
Giselle (Pas de deux)
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Giselle (Pas de deux)
Adolphe Adam
Giselle (Grand pas de deux: Adage)
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Giselle (Grand pas de deux: Adage)
Adolphe Adam
Giselle
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Giselle

Giselle

Orchestra
London Festival Ballet Orchestra
Conductor
Adolphe Adam
Giselle
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Giselle

Giselle

Orchestra
English National Ballet Philharmonic
Adolphe Adam
Le Corsaire (Bacchanale)
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Le Corsaire (Bacchanale)
Aisling Agnew, Matthew McAllister & Adolphe Adam
O Holy Night
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O Holy Night

O Holy Night

Performer
Aisling Agnew
Matthew McAllister
Adolphe Adam
O Holy Night
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O Holy Night

O Holy Night

Performer
Jussi Bjorling, Royal Orchestra
Cantabelles & Adolphe Adam
O Holy Night
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O Holy Night
Adolphe Adam
Giselle - Pas de Deux (Giselle and Albrecht)
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Giselle - Pas de Deux (Giselle and Albrecht)
Adolphe Adam
Giselle, Act II: Entree de Loys
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Giselle, Act II: Entree de Loys
Adolphe Adam
Giselle (Act 2: Grand pas de deux)
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Giselle (Act 2: Grand pas de deux)
Adolphe Adam
Grand pas de deux from Act 2 of Giselle
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Grand pas de deux from Act 2 of Giselle
Adam, London Philharmonic Orchestra & Jean Martinon
Overture, Si j'étais roi
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Overture, Si j'étais roi
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Giselle; Act 2' Scene de Wilis - Entrée d'Hilarion
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Giselle; Act 2' Scene de Wilis - Entrée d'Hilarion
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