WorldCat Identities

Allman, Galadrielle

Overview
Works: 3 works in 16 publications in 1 language and 618 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: ML419.A565, 787.87166092
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Most widely held works about Galadrielle Allman
 
Most widely held works by Galadrielle Allman
Please be with me : a song for my father, Duane Allman by Galadrielle Allman( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

--? Galadrielle Allman went to her first concert as an infant in diapers, held in her teenage mother?s arms. Playing was her father?Duane Allman, who would become one of the most influential and sought-after musicians of his time. Just a few short years into his remarkable career, he was killed in a motorcycle accident at the age of twenty-four. His daughter was two years old.? Galadrielle was raised in the shadow of his loss and his fame. Her mother sought solace in a bohemian life. Friends and family found it too painful to talk about Duane. Galadrielle listened intently to his music, read articles about him, steeped herself in the mythic stories, and yet the spotlight rendered him too simple and too perfect to know. She felt a strange kinship to the fans who longed for him, but she needed to know more. It took her many years to accept that his life and his legacy were hers, and when she did, she began to ask for stories?from family, fellow musicians, friends?and they began to flow.? Galadrielle Allman?s memoir is at once a rapturous, riveting, and intimate account of one of the greatest guitar prodigies of all time, the story of the birth of a band that redefined the American musical landscape, and a tender inquiry of a daughter searching for her father in the memories of others. --?Mikal Gilmore, author of -- all From the Hardcover edition
Please be with me : a song for my father, Duane Allman by Galadrielle Allman( )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A lyrical, intimate memoir about searching for a lost father by the daughter of the legendary musician Duane Allman. Galadrielle Allman went to her first concert as an infant in diapers, held in her teenaged mother's arms. Her father was playing'Duane Allman, founder of the legendary Allman Brothers Band, who would become known as one of the greatest guitarists of all time. Just a few short years into his remarkable career, he was killed in a motorcycle accident at the age of 24. Galadrielle was two years old. She was raised in the shadow of his loss and his fame. Her mother sought solace in a bohemian life, and friends and family found it too painful to talk about Duane. Galadrielle listened intently to his music, read articles about him, and yet the spotlight rendered him too simple and too perfect to know. She felt strangely akin to the fans who longed for him, but she needed to know more. It took her many years to accept that his story and his legacy is hers, so she began to ask for stories'from family, bandmates, friends'and they began to flow. Her memoir is at once a fascinating and intimate account of the birth of one of the most influential and beloved bands of our time and a tender inquiry of a daughter searching for her father in the memories of others
 
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Languages
English (16)