A heart-breaking, unforgettable portrait of country music’s founding father and "Hillbilly King".
On the 150th anniversary of his birth comes this monumental biography of conductor Arturo Toscanini, whose dramatic life was unparalleled among twentieth-century musicians.
“An utterly satisfying examination of the business of popular music.” —Nathaniel Rich, The Atlantic
An eye-opening view of the unprecedented global spread of El Sistema—intensive music education that disrupts the cycles of poverty.
A soul icon and the southern music he helped popularise come to life in this moving requiem.