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Piano lessons : music, love & true adventures

Author: Noah Adams
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The radio personality tells of his struggles to fulfill his dream of learning to play the piano.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Adams, Noah.
Piano lessons.
New York : Delacorte Press, 1996
(OCoLC)639577717
Named Person: Noah Adams; Noah Adams
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Noah Adams
ISBN: 0385314043 9780385314046 0385318219 9780385318211
OCLC Number: 32854189
Description: xix, 250 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: January: Why does a fifty-one-year-old man decide he has to have a piano? --
February: An extrafine Taos morning and a ten-thousand-dollar phone call --
March: Getting past middle C with a computer looking over my shoulder --
April: The oldest piano in the world plus the sweet inspirations of rock and roll --
May: John Grisham? I've met him. He's rich. Bet he can't play the piano --
June: The attack of the humidity monster and a songwriter's million-selling moment --
July: Throwing a firefly to Kansas could be easier than learning "Misty" --
August: I'm riding this piano bicycle through the puddles, and there's a big wet streak up my back --
September: An assignment in Ireland, two weeks off in Maine. What's a piano? --
October: Salvation at a music camp, but they make me play in front of people --
November: A Vermont guy who loves free pianos and a New York teacher who adores Steinways --
December: My wife falls in love with a piano player in a tuxedo, and the night is still young.
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The radio personality tells of his struggles to fulfill his dream of learning to play the piano.

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