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Text ☆ Pieces Author John von Daler Ø John von Daler Written like a suite in eight movements Pieces is a novel about music with leitmotifs repetitions counterpoint harmony and disharmony The story begins in Oklahoma with a fiv The book is an autobiography of the author His life story is separated into chapters each representing a different piece of his life hence the title a piece of childhood a piece of the teen years a piece of his life as a college man and so on A literary collage of life The stories are not connected so upon finishing a chapter from his teenage years we could start the next chapter to discover he's now engaged to be married but the whole meeting and wooing period was omitted which some may say could be the most interesting part At times it felt like there was no strong conclusion or specific point to some of the stories being shared other than just being an impressionistic artisticly written snapshot in time I am a bit conflicted about how I feel about this book On the one hand it's absolutely beautifully written It took the author 10 years to write and I can understand why seeing that practically every sentence is filled with original metaphors and similes to the degree that it's almost 274 pages of poetry; a masterpiece of literature On the other hand sometimes when taken on tangent after tangent of different beautiful metaphors I found myself forgetting where we were in the underlying story And the disconnected chapters provided a further opportunity to feel a little lost; starting in a new point in time without having context Much like reading poetry if you're not well practised or naturally inclined towards easily understanding such writing it takes a lot of concentration patience and a certain amount of prereuisite knowledge to get the references that allude to musicians artists literature dance and I sometimes felt like explanatory footnotes would have been helpful If you're like me and fall into the unforunate category of being poetically challenged you may find this book to be a bit of a struggle to follow and read all the way to the end; feeling frustrated that you just aren't getting it All in all it's certainly a work of art though I suspect only certain intellectually astute people will be able to appreciate and see all the beauty it has to offer

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Doc Ú Pieces Author John von Daler 282 pages Download Ö Moneyexpresscard Î Written like a suite in eight movements Pieces is a novel about music with leitmotifs repetitions counterpoint harmony and disharmony The story begins in Oklahoma with a five year old violin prodigy who has perfect pitch an E year old violin prodigy who has perfect pitch and a remarkable teacher named Tosca The following movements or chapters capture the protagonist's teen years in Connecticut A good read Excellent writing Strong well developed characters An unusual way to construct a story line but it works

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Pieces Author John von DalStudent years at Princeton jazz concerts in New York and then the big jump to Europe An enchanting work that carries one along in a flow and movement very much like a sympho An interesting book I enjoyed reading this book but found it a bit confusing sometimes It seemed to jump from place and time without proper connections inbetween It was still a good read