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Born: 1813, Paris, France
Died: 1888, Paris, France
CHARLES-VALENTIN ALKAN wrote and published his Benedictus, Op. 54, for pedal piano in 1859, although Spritzer has adapted this for organ. The reference to the religious text in the title remains unexplained and open to interpretation.
New Zealand baritone Hadleigh Adams is a former San Francisco Opera Adler Fellow and a graduate of the Merola Opera Program. Hadleigh studied at the University of Auckland, the New Zealand School of Music, and was an Emerging Artist with the NBR New Zealand Opera before relocating to Australia in 2009 as the inaugural Gertrude Johnson Scholar at The Opera Studio, Melbourne.