A renowned musician retires and gives a young rival his 17th century viola de gamba. This novel examines the relationship between the musician and the instrument - their interdependence and their separate stories once parted. Lynne Alexander, an American, was a professional harpsichordist until she gave up her musical career in 1981 and turned to writing fiction. Her first novel, "Safe Houses", was published in 1985.
Praise for this book
"A rare love duet of a novel." - Graham Swift
Used availability for Lynne Alexander's Resonating Bodies
February 1993 : USA Hardback
April 1989 : USA Hardback
June 1988 : UK Hardback
December 1989 : UK Paperback