Free Read [Poetry Book] Â Horowitz - by Glenn Plaskin ↠

By Glenn Plaskin | Comments: ( 794 ) | Date: ( Feb 26, 2020 )


  • Title: Horowitz
  • Author: Glenn Plaskin
  • ISBN: 9780688026561
  • Page: 476
  • Format: Paperback

About Author:

Glenn Plaskin

Veteran journalist and celebrity interviewer Glenn Plaskin is the bestselling author of Horowitz The Biography of Vladimir Horowitz and Turning Point Pivotal Moments in the Lives of America s Celebrities His profiles and columns have appeared in the New York Times, the Daily News, San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Family Circle, US Weekly, Ladies Home Journal, Cosmopolitan, W, and Playboy.His interview subjects have included such figures as Katharine Hepburn, Nancy Reagan, Calvin Klein, Senator Edward Kennedy, Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Leona Helmsley, Barbara Walters, Diane Sawyer, Donald Trump, Al Pacino, and Meryl Streep His TV appearances include The Today Show, Oprah, and Larry King Live He lives in New York City Visit the author s website and read the full story at glennplaskin.A native of Buffalo, N.Y Plaskin was first trained as a classical pianist, studying under the renowned Kennedy Center honoree Leon Fleisher With a dramatic change of career in his mid 20 s, he began writing culture profiles for the New York Times, securing his first book contract at age 26 He was encouraged in his writing by then Doubleday editor Jacqueline Onassis, who would later write I ve known Glenn for some years and am his great admirer He s witty, articulate, and has this uncanny ability to draw people out and gain their confidence His literary debut was a cause c l bre the first ever biography of the legendary pianist Vladimir Horowitz published in the U.S Canada, England, France, Germany, Japan, and Finland Plaskin s Horowitz book was hailed by the New York Times as a well researched biography that will throw much light on Horowitz the man and the artist The Los Angeles Times opined It is done well, even masterfully The Chicago Tribune An absorbing well written and well balanced portrait as delicious as a good detective thriller Thereafter, the author established himself as one of the nation s leading celebrity interviewers As the Celebrity Service International wrote When it comes to the brutally competitive world of celebrity journalism, no one is successful at nailing down the big names than entertainment reporter Glenn Plaskin Among Plaskin s interviews with film stars, politicians, TV personalities, and media figures are classic profiles of Harrison Ford, Al Pacino, Robert DeNiro, Mary Tyler Moore, Peter Jennings, Danielle Steel, Paul Newman, Carol Burnett, Leona Helmsley, Christopher Reeve, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, Bill Gates, Colin Powell, Bill Cosby, Mike Wallace, among hundreds of others.In recent years, Plaskin has gone beyond celebrity interviewing to writing articles and books focused on service, self help, and inspiration He has worked with many of the leading figures in this genre Read the Celebrity Testimonials Glenn, writes Susan Ungaro, the magazine s former editor in chief, is a master at celebrity interviews and service journalism with a true gift for creating a compelling story that grips the reader from beginning to end Plaskin, a resident of Battery Park City, is surrounded by than 500 dogs in Lower Manhattan neighborhood, a waterside community that inspired this book and the remarkable events in it.

Comments Horowitz

  • Brian Saul

    Interesting, but my the author must have had access to every single concert and recital performance in addition to personal interviews and letters! He mentions every piece played in every performance of this man's long career. I mean the appendix alone is 132 pages long plus a 25 page index! My arms are getting sore carrying this around with me, but it's a captivating story of Vladimir Horowitz's rise from obscurity during the early Stalin years of Soviet Russia to the early 80's. Oddly enough, [...]

  • David

    And by sell or swap, as with all of my books, I mean you can borrow it. But they MY books!!

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