Book - 2010
Rate this:
Johann Sebastian Bach's music forms the backdrop to this stunning short novel about motherhood and loss. Following the death of her daughter, a bereaved pianist immerses herself in Bach's Goldberg Variations. As the woman perfects the complex musical architecture of Bach's own study in grief, memories of her past unfold. A family, mother, father, son and daughter appear during various stages of their lives together and the story builds up to a crescendo of great emotional power
Publisher: Crawley, W.A. : UWA Publishing, 2010, c2008.
ISBN: 9781921401602
Branch Call Number: FIC ENQ
Characteristics: 188 p. ; 23 cm. + 1 sound disc (4 3/4 in.)
Additional Contributors: Ringold, Jeannette K.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Subject Headings

No similar edition of this title was found at YPRL.

Try searching for Counterpoint to see if YPRL owns related versions of the work.

To Top