Journey of an American Pianist

Journey of an American Pianist


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780874808780
Publisher: University of Utah Press
Publication date: 12/05/2006
Edition description: New
Pages: 330
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range: 16 - 18 Years

About the Author

Grant Johannesen (1921-2005) was one of America’s most distinguished concert pianists and musical educators.

Table of Contents

Foreword   David Taylor Johannesen     ix
Preface     xv
Occupy the World     1
A New Family     16
In Transit     42
An American Pianist     55
In Russia     63
Back to School     84
Piano Competitions     103
Inside an International Piano Competition     115
The Dark Side of the Piano     127
On Becoming an Artist     152
Connections     169
Unbearable Happiness     187
Index     195

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