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F956 Fall 2018 Fall for the Book: Sonata: A Memoir of Pain and the Piano

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F956 Fall 2018 Fall for the Book: Sonata: A Memoir of Pain and the Piano
Friday, 1:00–2:30, Oct. 12
Tallwood
Instructor: Andrea Avery
At 12 years old, talented classical pianist Andrea Avery was diagnosed with a severe case of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). In her breathtaking memoir, Sonata, Avery explores the struggle of growing up with RA, and the inspiration and salvation provided by the one-armed pianist Paul Wittgenstein, as well as Franz Schubert’s haunting last sonata. Booklist calls it a “moving memoir of living with pain, and with music.”
 

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Fri

Location
Tallwood Campus

Instructor
Kara Oakleaf 

Class Fee: 

$0.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/12/2018 - 10/12/2018 Weekly - Fri 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Fairfax, Tallwood Campus  Map Kara Oakleaf 

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