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  • Journey of the Bonesetter's Daughter

The Arts | Amy Tan, Author / Librettist of The Bonesetter's Daughter | PBS

Duration: 02:45
Program: Journey of the Bonesetter's Daughter

Amy Tan took classical piano lessons starting at the age of five. Although she would never fulfill her mother's dream of becoming a concert pianist, music and her writing became intertwined. She says writing The Bonesetter's Daughter opera with Stewart Wallace was like "getting a super graduate course in music."

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Post Date: April 29, 2011