A deeply personal, intimate conversation about music and writing _x000D_
between the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author and his close_x000D_
friend, the former conductor of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
Haruki_x000D_ Murakami's passion for music runs deep. Before turning his hand to _x000D_ writing, he ran a jazz club in Tokyo, and from The Beatles' "Norwegian _x000D_ Wood" to Franz Liszt's "Years of Pilgrimage," the aesthetic and _x000D_ emotional power of music permeates every one of his much-loved books. _x000D_ Now, in Absolutely on Music, Murakami fulfills a personal dream, _x000D_ sitting down with his friend, acclaimed conductor Seiji Ozawa, to talk, _x000D_ over a period of two years, about their shared interest. Transcribed _x000D_ from lengthy conversations about the nature of music and writing, here _x000D_ they discuss everything from Brahms to Beethoven, from Leonard Bernstein_x000D_ to Glenn Gould, from record collecting to pop-up orchestras, and much _x000D_ more. Ultimately this book gives readers an unprecedented glimpse into _x000D_ the minds of the two maestros.
It is essential reading for book and music lovers everywhere.
|Author :||Murakami, Haruki|
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- Weight: 0.60kg
- Dimensions: 22.00cm x 14.00cm x 3.00cm
- ISBN: 9781846559181