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The story of a musical life. An autobiography. by George F. Root

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Published by The J. Church Company in Cincinnati .
Written in English

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination256 p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22894511M

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The story of a musical life; an autobiography. This book helps you listen to the rhythm of everyday life and to find the music in everyday things. It's a bit healy-feely, which is why I only gave it four starts instead of five. However, the book brings the rhythm and melody of life to a broad audience and for that, I am happy/5.   A Musical Life: Chris Schlarb Chris Schlarb is a musician based in Long Beach, California. He owns and operates BIG EGO Studios and BIG EGO Records. His latest release with Psychic Temple is Houses. Life is Like a Musical is a cute, self-helpish book, full of the wisdom Tim Federle gleaned from years of experience on the stage. "Basically, think of this book as 'Don't Sweat the Small Stuff' with jazz hands." Introduction. Tim's advice is common sense, but I appreciated it anyway.4/5().

The Life is a musical with a book by David Newman, Ira Gasman and Cy Coleman, music by Coleman, and lyrics by Gasman. Based on an original idea by Gasman, the show explores the underbelly of Times Square 's 42nd Street, inhabited by pimps and prostitutes, druggies and dealers, and runaways and street people in the era prior to its Disneyfication. A Musical Life - Stories about making music and whatever moves our souls. The book (or libretto) is the script, the narrative structure that keeps the score from being nothing more than a disjointed medley of songs. It is the drama at the heart of every musical. In the early 20th Century, the main point of most musicals was to showcase a score and/or a major star. Lin-Manuel Miranda (Book, Music, and Lyrics/Alexander Hamilton) is the Tony and Grammy award-winning composer-lyricist-star of Broadway's In the Heights-- winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Orchestrations, and Best Choreography with Miranda receiving the award for Best Score. Additionally, he is the co-composer and co-lyricist of Broadway's Tony-nominated Bring It On Reviews: K.

A major portion of the book describes with great honesty & simplicity Rimsky-Korsakov's own musical career, from its extremely amateur beginnings to his final eminent status as a kind of father of Russian music/5(4). The Music of Your Life is a funny, lyric book about New York and North Carolina, looking for love and growing older. I have never been to New York and I have never lived in North Carolina, I am, however, a gay man of a (creepingly higher) certain age, who has been affected (and perhaps effected) by television, popular song and musical theater/5(16). The Story of My Life. (musical) The Story of My Life is a musical with music and lyrics by Neil Bartram, and a book by Brian Hill. The show follows two childhood friends . Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.