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The Resource The soloist : a lost dream, an unlikely friendship, and the redemptive power of music, Steve Lopez

The soloist : a lost dream, an unlikely friendship, and the redemptive power of music, Steve Lopez

Label
The soloist : a lost dream, an unlikely friendship, and the redemptive power of music
Title
The soloist
Title remainder
a lost dream, an unlikely friendship, and the redemptive power of music
Statement of responsibility
Steve Lopez
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of Nathaniel Ayers, a musician who becomes schizophrenic and homeless, and his friendship with Steve Lopez, the Los Angeles columnist who discovers and writes about him in the newspaper
Summary
A portrait of gifted violinist Nathaniel Ayers traces his education at Juilliard, his struggles with schizophrenia, the factors that led to his homelessness in Los Angeles, his friendship with the author, and the author's efforts to improve the musician's life
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2008.
Biography type
individual biography
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253396
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lopez, Steve
Dewey number
  • 787.2092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML418.A96
LC item number
L66 2008
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Ayers, Nathaniel Anthony
  • Violinists
  • Homeless persons
  • Skid row
Target audience
adult
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a lost dream, an unlikely friendship, and the redemptive power of music
Label
The soloist : a lost dream, an unlikely friendship, and the redemptive power of music, Steve Lopez
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn181424092
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780399155062
Lccn
2007046314
System control number
(OCoLC)181424092
Label
The soloist : a lost dream, an unlikely friendship, and the redemptive power of music, Steve Lopez
Publication
Control code
ocn181424092
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780399155062
Lccn
2007046314
System control number
(OCoLC)181424092

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