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Mozart's starling

Author: Lyanda Lynn Haupt
Publisher: New York Little, Brown and Company may 2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Explores the unlikely bond between the famous Austrian composer and his pet starling, providing an unexpected window into human-animal friendships, music, and the nature of creative inspiration.
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Named Person: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lyanda Lynn Haupt
ISBN: 9780316370899 0316370894
OCLC Number: 992456828
Description: x, 277 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Prelude: A plague of inspiration --
One: The starling of Seattle --
Two: Mozart and the musical thief --
Three: Uninvited guests --
Four: What the starling said --
Five: The starling of Vienna --
Six: How the starling knew --
Seven: Chomsky's starling --
Interlude: The heart of time for birds and Mozart --
Eight: Birds of a feather --
Nine: Mozart's ear and the music of the spheres --
Finale: Three funerals and a flight of fancy --
Coda.
Responsibility: Lyanda Lynn Haupt.

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Explores the unlikely bond between the famous Austrian composer and his pet starling, providing an unexpected window into human-animal friendships, music, and the nature of creative inspiration.

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