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KBACH/ Changing Hands Book Notes Selection, June/July, 2014

The KBACH/Changing Hands Book Notes Selection for June/July is the new novel "Song of the Shank" by Jeffrey Renard Allen based on the true story of 19th-century African-American Musical Savant Tom Wiggins, aka "Blind Tom". "An engrossing read based on an incredible but true story"... --Randy Kinkel, KBACH

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KBACH/Changing Hands Book Notes Selection for May,2014 ;"Beethoven-- The Man Revealed" by John Suchet

KBACH/Changing Hands Book Notes Selection for May, 2014; "Beethoven-- The Man Revealed"  by John Suchet.  ..."a readable, intimate portrait of a musical genius whose personality is too often obscured by hyperbole..."  -Randy Kinkel, KBACH

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KBACH/Changing Hands Book Notes Selection for March, 2014 "The Sound Book-- The Science of the Sonic Wonders of the World" by Trevor Cox; "Cox is fascinated by room acoustics, and how places can be designed for speech, like classrooms, and beautiful music, like auditoriums and concert halls. you can’t help but get caught up in his enthusiasm-- He's Kind of like the Indiana Jones of Acoustic research and exploration." -Randy Kinkel Listen:
, K-BACH/Changing Hands Book Notes Selection for February, 2014

In her new book, "Still Writing-- The Perils and Pleasures of a Creative Life", Dani Shapiro talks about the Writing Life, and reveals How and why she chose it, or why it chose her.  It's the K-BACH/Changing Hands Book Notes Selection for February!

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K-BACH & Changing Hands presents "Booknotes" The K-BACH & Changing Hands Booknotes selection for December is "Bach:Music in the Castle of Heaven" by John Eliot Gardiner. Review by K-Bach's Randy Kinkel. Listen:

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