Medium voice, piano - Late Intermediate
Composed by Douglas Moore. Vocal Solo. Secular, 20th Century. Vocal score. Galaxy Music Corporation #1.0897. Published by Galaxy Music Corporation (EC.1.0897).
ISBN 600313108976. UPC: 600313108976. English. Text: Stephen Vincent Benet.
Adam was My Grandfather is a story that twists well known bible characters. The ending is foreshadowed by an opening remark, "Adam was my grandfather, and I take after him." For those familiar with the creation story, the character is not expecting a happy ending.