The Soloist

The Soloist

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

Audiobook CD - 2008
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The true story of Nathaniel Ayers, a musician who becomes schizophrenic and homeless, and his friendship with Steve Lopez, the Los Angeles columnist who discovers and writes about him in the newspaper.
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, c2008.
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9781433215209
Call Number: 921 LOPEZ
Characteristics: 6 compact discs
Subjects: Ayers, Nathaniel Anthony.
Violinists -- California -- Biography.
Homeless persons -- California -- Los Angeles.
Skid row -- California -- Los Angeles.
Compact discs, Book.


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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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