Cecilia Bartoli: The Passion of Song

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HarperCollins Publishers, Jan 1, 1997 - Biography & Autobiography - 232 pages
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The celebrated author of The Hungry Self and In My Mother's House presents the eagerly awaited, frank, and insightful first biography of 29-year-old Grammy Award-winning opera superstar Cecilia Bartoli, the preeminent woman in opera today. 16 pp. of photos. Discography. Syndicated radio feature.

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Kim Chernin is a guest instructor at the San Francisco Psychoanalytic Institute, where she teaches a course in psychoanalytic models with Elizabeth Lloyd Mayer. She is the author of two books about eros and memory, Crossing the Border  a trilogy of books on hunger, The Obsession, The Hungry Self,        and a spiritual memoir, In My Father's Garden.  She has studed music on her own since the age of seven, when she first began to play the piano.

Renate Stendhal, born and raised in Germany, is a writer, editor, and translator. She lived in Paris for twenty years as a cultural correspondent for German radio and press. She has translated into German the works of Gertrude Stein, Audre Lorde, Adrienne Rich, and others, and she is the co-author (with Kim Chernin) of "Sex and Other Sacred Games". She is a consultant in creativity and writing in Berkeley, California.

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