TITLE

Tall Tales OR A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE CONCERT HALL

AUTHOR(S)
TIMCKE, ALEX; MILLER, RICHARD; CLARK, ROBERT; JONES, TREVOR; WHISH-WILSON, PETER; WALKOWICZ, DUŠAN
PUB. DATE
December 2015
SOURCE
Limelight;Dec2015, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents several personal narratives which explore the authors' experiences of being in funny situations as professional musicians, dealing with topics including concert tours, photoshoot, and sickness.
ACCESSION #
111245833

 

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