Facing the Music
Score: 5
From 29 Ratings

Facing the Music


  • Author: Jennifer Knapp
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Genre: Christianity
  • File Size: 1932748 Bytes


Jennifer Knapp’s meteoric rise in the Christian music industry ended abruptly when she walked away and came out publicly as a lesbian. This is her story—of coming to Christ, of building a career, of admitting who she is, and of how her faith remained strong through it all.At the top of her career in the Christian music industry, Jennifer Knapp quit. A few years later, she publicly revealed she is gay. A media frenzy ensued, and many of her former fans were angry with what they saw as turning her back on God. But through it all, she held on to the truth that had guided her from the beginning.In this memoir, she finally tells her story: of her troubled childhood, the love of music that pulled her through, her dramatic conversion to Christianity, he...

Facing the Music

Facing the Music


  • Author: Larry Brown
  • Release Date : 1996-01-09
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 7886573 Bytes


Facing the Music, Larry Brown’s first book, was originally published in 1988 to wide critical acclaim. As the St. Petersburg Times review pointed out, the central theme of these ten stories “is the ageless collision of man with woman, woman with man--with the frequent introduction of that other familiar couple, drinking and violence. Most often ugly, love is nevertheless graceful, however desperate the situation.”There’s some glare from the brutally bright light Larry Brown shines on his subjects. This is the work of a writer unafraid to gaze directly at characters challenged by crisis and pathology. But for readers who are willing to look, unblinkingly, along with the writer, there are unusual rewards....

Facing the Music

Facing the Music


  • Author : Harold C. Schonberg
  • Publisher : New York : Summit Books
  • Release Date : 1981
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105042548243


Facing the Music Book Description :

Contains a selection of the distinguished, Pulitzer Prize-winning critic's writings on music and music criticism, composers, contemporary music, singers and vocal music, musicians, pianists, conductors, and performance practice...

Facing the Music
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Facing the Music


  • Author : Jennifer Knapp
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476759494


Facing the Music Book Description :

Jennifer Knapp’s meteoric rise in the Christian music industry ended abruptly when she walked away and came out publicly as a lesbian. This is her story—of coming to Christ, of building a career, of admitting who she is, and of how her faith remained strong through it all. At the top of her career in the Christian music industry, Jennifer Knapp quit. A few years later, she publicly revealed she is gay. A media frenzy ensued, and many of her former fans were angry with what they saw as turning her back on God. But through it all, she held on to the truth that had guided her from the beginning. In this memoir, she finally tells her story: of her troubled childhood, the love of music that pulled her through, her dramatic conversion to Christianity, ...

Facing the Music

Facing the Music


  • Author : Huib Schippers
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780195379754


Facing the Music Book Description :

'Facing the Music' provides a rich resource for reflection and practice for all those involved in teaching and learning music in culturally diverse environments, from policy makers to classroom teachers. Schippers gradually unfolds the complexities and potential of learning and teaching music 'out of context'....

Facing the Music And Living To Talk About It
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Facing the Music And Living To Talk About It


  • Author : Nick Carter
  • Publisher : Bird Street Books
  • Release Date : 2013-09-17
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781939457042


Facing the Music And Living To Talk About It Book Description :

This book is Nick Carter’s autobiography and self-help hybrid in which he chronicles his struggles with a dysfunctional family and the unimaginable rigors of becoming an internationally successful pop-star at the age of 12. From his battle with addiction to serious health complications and the pain of his younger sister’s tragic death, Nick leaves nothing to the imagination and offers true and heartfelt advice to help readers overcome obstacles in their own lives....

Facing the Music

Facing the Music


  • Author : Simon Frith
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 1990-01
  • Genre: Popular culture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0749301813


Facing the Music Book Description :

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Facing the Music
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Facing the Music


  • Author : Larry Brown
  • Publisher : Algonquin Books
  • Release Date : 1996-01-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781565127319


Facing the Music Book Description :

Facing the Music, Larry Brown’s first book, was originally published in 1988 to wide critical acclaim. As the St. Petersburg Times review pointed out, the central theme of these ten stories “is the ageless collision of man with woman, woman with man--with the frequent introduction of that other familiar couple, drinking and violence. Most often ugly, love is nevertheless graceful, however desperate the situation.” There’s some glare from the brutally bright light Larry Brown shines on his subjects. This is the work of a writer unafraid to gaze directly at characters challenged by crisis and pathology. But for readers who are willing to look, unblinkingly, along with the writer, there are unusual rewards....

Facing the Music

Facing the Music


  • Author : Mary Nickson
  • Publisher : Century
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Man-woman relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1846053846


Facing the Music Book Description :

'There wouldn't be any trouble if only you had a wife,' Lady Boynton had said. To mild-mannered Gervaise this was a new idea and the longer he thought about it, the more delightful it seemed... But Flavia Cameron was not what Lady Boynton had in mind. Impossibly young, with a musical talent that could have been heard in concert halls around the world, the headmaster's new wife was beautiful and sparkling and she swept the Upper Fourth off their feet. Until Ben Forbes arrived, with a father who sees Flavia not as a prodigy, a daughter or a wife, but, for the first time, as herself. It is a discovery that will throw her life, and the lives of those around her, into turmoil....

Facing the Music

Facing the Music


  • Author : Margaret Willey
  • Publisher : Laurel Leaf
  • Release Date : 1997-05-12
  • Genre: Bands (Music)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0440226805


Facing the Music Book Description :

Through her love of music and membership in her brother's band, sixteen-year-old Lisa learns to deal with her feelings of abandonment following her mother's death....

Facing the Music

Facing the Music


  • Author : Andrea Goldsmith
  • Publisher : Andrea Goldsmith
  • Release Date : 2018-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781742982748


Facing the Music Book Description :

Facing the Music explores the dark side of ambition and the ambiguous passions which surround creativity. Duncan Bayle is a successful composer whose genius has faltered. He blames his problems on the sudden and inexplicable disappearance of his daughter, Anna, whom he has long regarded as his muse. Duncan believes that if he is to work again, Anna must return. But she had good cause to leave and even better reason to stay away....

Facing the Music

Facing the Music


  • Author : Mary Sheepshanks
  • Publisher : St Martins Press
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0312168322


Facing the Music Book Description :

Follows the life of Flavia Cameron, a beautiful young woman who is an extremely talented musician and who is married to a mild mannered headmaster of a boy's school, until another man comes along and charms her...