Books by Robert Starer

THE MUSIC TEACHER by Robert Starer
Released: March 24, 1997

"Despite a few engaging anecdotes, some down-to-earth comments on the culture scene, and much musical erudition: a pallid novel- -bogged down by stilted dialogue, awkward flashbacks, and earnest yet superficial strivings for psychological insight."
Starer, a distinguished composer and author of a fetching memoir (Continuo: A Life in Music, 1987), makes a droopy fiction debut with this predictable tale of a gifted piano teacher's late- in-life bid for lasting romance and a new concert career. Read full book review >