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Waking the spirit : a musician's journey healing body, mind, and soul

Author: Andrew Schulman; Marvin A McMillen
Publisher: New York : Picador, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Andrew Schulman, a fifty-seven-year-old professional guitarist, had a close brush with death on the night of July 16, 2009. Against the odds--and with the help of music--he survived: a medical miracle. Once fully recovered, Andrew resolved to use his musical gifts to help critically ill patients at Mount Sinai Beth Israel's ICU. In Waking the Spirit, you'll learn the astonishing stories of the people he's met along  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Andrew Schulman; Andrew Schulman
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Schulman; Marvin A McMillen
ISBN: 1250132223 9781250132222
OCLC Number: 957021095
Description: x, 290 pages : music ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Andrew Schulman ; with an afterword by Marvin A. McMillen, M.D.

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Andrew Schulman, a fifty seven year old professional guitarist, had a close brush with death on the night of July 16, 2009. Against the odds he survived: A medical miracle. Once fully recovered,  Read more...

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