||mit Kristian Davidek
Summerreadings: FM4 MitarbeiterInnen präsentieren Urlaubslektüre
Heute: 'Looking for La Bomba: the Cuban Adventures of a Musical Oath' von Richard Neill
Chris Cummins believes that all of us harbour some secret dream that we consider too silly to even talk about let alone set about fulfilling. We fear mockery and humiliation more than we fear boredom; and we swallow those secret urges. It can lead, fears Chris, to constipation of the soul. Young English journalist Richard Neill, decided that his life of tasting wine in London was comfortable but senseless - so he set about to become a double bass player in a Cuban Son band. The only problem was he was thousands of miles from the Carribean, didn't own a double bass and, even if he had, wouldn't have a clue how to play the instrument - or any other instrument. He wrote a book about his impossible quest in the land of the eternal sunshine - Chris thinks it is the perfect summer read. [more]
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