Look inside the heart and soul of Barbra Streisand. Read Psychoanalyst Alma Bond's historic novel revealing the hidden depths of Barbra's character as no one but a psychoanalyst could do.
See the origin of her misery and her genius.
Author David Jacobson interweaves his student experiences at the Curtis Institute of Music with his quest to uncover the “secrets” of the greatest musicians. Can talent be explained? His conclusion: the methods and musical approaches of these masters are fundamentally the same, yet often fundamentally different from what is taught by contemporary music teaching systems (such as those of Ivan Galamian and Shinichi Suzuki) for string playing, orchestral instruments, piano and voice.
“Important reading for anyone concerned with the future of classical music and the training of classical musicians.”
—Robert J. Flanagan, author of The Perilous Life of Symphony Orchestras
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