Full name: Jean Coulthard Adams
Born: February 10, 1908 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Died: March 9, 2000 in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Sport: Art Competitions
Jean Coulthard Adams’ daughter, Jane Adams became a painter and graphic artist. Jean herself studied in Vancouver, where she later also taught. She wrote music especially for voice and piano. In 1956 she lived for six months in France and started to compose an opera (The Return of the Native, first performed in September, 1993), and a violin concerto. In 1978 the well-known West Coast musician was made an Officer of the Order of Canada. In her later years she wrote especially complex compositions. Her papers are deposited at the Archives of the University of British Columbia.
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