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Adela Maddison

British composer of operas, ballets

Died when: 66 years 179 days (797 months)
Star Sign: Sagittarius


Adela Maddison

Katharine Mary Adela Maddison, née Tindal (15 December 1862 – 12 June 1929), usually known as Adela Maddison, was a British composer of operas, ballets, instrumental music and songs.

She was also a concert producer.She composed a number of French songs in the style of mélodies; for some years she lived in Paris, where she was a pupil, friend and possibly lover of Gabriel Fauré.

Subsequently, living in Berlin, she composed a German opera which was staged in Leipzig.On returning to England she created works for Rutland Boughton's Glastonbury Festivals.

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