Robin Meloy Goldsby: Piano Girl - A Memoir

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Catalogue No: HL00331290
Format: Books | Biography

Piano Girl is the story of one woman's accidental career as a cocktail-lounge Piano player. Sometimes poignant and often hilarious, this engaging memoir reveals the comedies, tragedies, and mundane miracles witnessed from the business side of the Keyboard. A pianist in lounges and lobbies around the world, Robin Meloy Goldsby tells her story by connecting the people she has met with the places she has played and the Pianos she has known. Along the way she discovers the human side, for better or worse, of her audiences – mobsters and moguls, the down-and-out and downright scary, and ordinary people dealing with life in extraordinary ways. Her tale provides insights into the art and craft of Piano playing as well as inspiring lessons in life as Robin pursues her dreams on her own terms.

ISBN: 9780879308247
Published on: 12 October 2009
No of pages: 280
Language: English
Publisher: Backbeat Books