The Soloist

The Soloist

A Lost Dream, An Unlikely Friendship, and the Redemptive Power of Music

Audiobook on MP3 CD - 2008 | Unabridged
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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.
Publisher: [Ashland, OR] : Blackstone Audio, c2008
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781433215230
Branch Call Number: 787.2092 AYE
Characteristics: 1 MP3 compact disc (ca. 6 hr., 30 min.)


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nycakaren Jan 22, 2012

A great story about a reporter whose life and sense of what's possible deepens as a result of his commitment to helping one of his subjects, a schizophrenic homeless person, also a gifted musician. Honest, insightful and compassionate.

choclit Jul 29, 2009


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