- date of publication: 22.02.2016
- from age 12
- 272 Pages
- Hanser Verlag
- ISBN 978-3-446-25090-1
- Deutschland: UVP 16,90 €
- Österreich: 17,40 €
- E-Book ISBN 978-3-446-25222-6
- E-Book Deutschland: 12,99 €
The absorbing portrait of a gifted young musician – and the deeply moving story of a young girl who pursues her dream with dedicated ambition and fervent passion.
Clara is five when she first sits down at the piano. The idea is for her to familiarise herself with the instrument, but right from the start Clara shows an exceptional talent and a remarkable musical curiosity. Very soon she starts getting piano lessons and spends every free moment at the grand piano. Within a few years she becomes a master pupil. She knows that with dedication, discipline and her great love of music she could easily have a future as a concert pianist. What she`s not aware of is the toll taken by the constant travelling, the scheming machinations of her competitors and the oppressive effect of giving up any semblance of a normal life. Still, Clara refuses to let it discourage her and continues to fight for her dream, until her great ambition of a solo career seem to be within reach ...