My Life With Earth, Wind & Fire

My Life With Earth, Wind & Fire

Large Print - 2016 | First HarperLuxe edition Large print edition.
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One of the most famous and popular entertainers of the 20th century, Maurice White left an enduring legacy in his creation of Earth, Wind & Fire, this genre-transcending group who earned multiple Grammy Awards and most recently a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Completed before his recent death, Maurice opens up in My Life with Earth, Wind & Fire about his struggles, his big breaks, and the founding of a band that would forever change music. White's love of music began when he was still a boy in South Memphis, learning to play the drums with Booker T. Jones and supporting his mother with a modest paper route. From there he would go on to train at the Chicago Conservatory of music and finally creating Earth, Wind & Fire in Los Angeles, writing and recording the hits that live on in our cultural conscience.

My Life with Earth, Wind & Fire is intimately moving and beautiful in its breadth of Maurice White's inspiring life. Here was a man whose creativity and determination carried him to great success, and whose faith enabled him to find music in every moment.

Publisher: New York : HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2016.
Edition: First HarperLuxe edition Large print edition.
ISBN: 9780062496942
Branch Call Number: Large Print 782.42164092 White
Characteristics: xviii, 557 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Powell, Herb - Author

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