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Hiller, Johann Adam

(real name Hüller; 1728–1804). B. Wendisch-Ossig, near Görlitz, Silesia; educ. Görlitz, Dresden, and Leipzig; founder and conductor (1781–85) Gewandhaus concerts, Leipzig; cantor and dir. Thomasschule, Leipzig, 1789; originated Singspiel. Works include Fünfzig geistliche Lieder für Kinder; Allgemeines-Choral-Melodien-Buch.

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