Cigar Box Banjo: Notes on Music and Life

Cigar Box Banjo: Notes on Music and Life

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18.76 Cigar Box Banjo: Notes on Music and Life

In Paul Quarrington's favorite childhood recording, a boy fashions a banjo from a cigar box, pluckily sets off for a contest in the next town, and wins with a song that weaves in the sounds he hears along the way: a bluebird trilling, truck tires whining. Years later, a writer and musician himself, Quarrington is suddenly diagnosed with stage four lung cancer and begins to ponder the path his own life has taken and the music it's made along the way. Quarrington ruminates… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Greystone Books (October 01, 2010)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 264 pages

File size: 769 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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