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THE ARTS

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

  • Aired: 04/27/2011
  • 02:44
  • Rating: NR
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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Amy Tan on writing, music, and her collaboration with composer Stewart Wallace
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