Adam Hebert (1923-2010) at Festivals Acadiens
Adam Hebert died Oct. 11, 2010, after being in failing health for a number of years. His music will live on, played by every Cajun band, including such songs as "La Pointe aux Pins," "Le moulin," "Cette la moi j'aime est comme un 'tit oiseau," "Ouvre cette porte," "J'aimerais connaitre," "La valse de ma cherie," "Mon tour va venir," "La porte du nord," "Madeleine"--more than 50 songs. Twenty-seven songs are collected on Swallow Records' CD "The Essential Adam Hebert Cajun Music Collection."

The pictures in this set were taken at 2003 Festivals Acadiens, held in Girard Park, Lafayette, LA, which was dedicated to Adam Hebert for his many contributions to Cajun music as a song writer and musician.Also included is a photo of Hebert being honored in 2007 by the Lafayette Chapter of the Cajun French Music Association.

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