Jan in 35 Pieces

Jan in 35 Pieces

A Memoir in Music

Book - 2018
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This memoir takes the reader on a musical journey, starting with my childhood in London during WWII through my early career in the London Symphony Orchestra, to my 50 years in Canada playing with the Vancouver Symphony and Opera Orchestras and touring with the Purcell String Quartet and CBC Radio Orchestra, all across this great country from Tofino to Gander to Tuktoyaktuk. This book is structured around 35 musical masterpieces which hold great personal meaning and endeavor to bring the reader into the world of the professional musician by combining humorous anecdotes, music history, and descriptions of encounters with renewed musicians.
Publisher: Erin, Ontario :, The Porcupine's Quill,, 2018
ISBN: 9780889844131
Branch Call Number: White Pines 921 HAM
Characteristics: 279 pages :,illustrations ;,23 cm
Additional Contributors: Nickel, Barbara


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