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Issue Details: First known date: 1989 1989
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'Against the backdrop of Darwin, that small, tropical hothouse of a port, half-outback, half-oriental, lying at the tip of northern Australia, a young and newly arrived southerner encounters the 'maestro', a Viennese refugee with a shadowed past. The occasion is a piano lesson, the first of many... ' (Publication summary)

Notes

  • Also published in sound recording format. (Audio publication awarded the Trish Trinick Prize for Unabridged Fiction, 1994)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney South, South Sydney area, Sydney Southern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: HarperCollins , 2014 .
      1911029467925548184.jpg
      Cover image courtesy of publisher.
      Extent: 1vp.
      Edition info: 5th edition
      Note/s:
      • Published January 2014
      ISBN: 9780732297350 (paperback) :
      Series: y Modern Australian Classics A & R Modern Australian Classics Sydney South : HarperCollins , 2014- 7434666 2014 series - publisher
Language: German
    • Vienna,
      c
      Austria,
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Frankfurt am Main,
      c
      Germany,
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Zsolnay ; Deuticke , 2007 .
      Extent: 129p.
      ISBN: 97835506470, 355206472

Works about this Work

Two Hands Strike the Right Note Deborah Bogle , 2008 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 October 2008; (p. 4-6-)
The Forum : Peter Goldsworthy on Outrage Peter Goldsworthy , 2008 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 15-16 November 2008; (p. 2)
Peter Goldsworthy comments on literary and artistic portrayals of sexuality and sexual relationships that could be viewed as predatory and/or illegal.
Author Captures Darwin's Essence Gia Metherell , 2005 single work column
— Appears in: Canberra Sunday Times , 13 November 2005; (p. 14)
As We Say in Hollywood Peter Goldsworthy , 1998 single work biography
— Appears in: Navel Gazing : Essays, Half-Truths and Mystery Flights 1998; (p. 59-71)
On Being Studied by Your Son at School : Some Thoughts on `Maestro' Peter Goldsworthy , 1998 single work biography
— Appears in: Navel Gazing : Essays, Half-Truths and Mystery Flights 1998; (p. 168-185)
Life Lessons from a Master Michelle Prawer , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Jewish News (What's On) , 30 January vol. 64 no. 17 1998; (p. 8)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Journey Between Two Worlds Helen Howells , 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Age , 19 August 1997; (p. 7)
y A Student's Guide to Maestro by Peter Goldsworthy Richard McRoberts , Ballarat : Wizard Books , 1995 Z1612123 1995 single work criticism
Poet-Novelist Moves into a New Genre Penelope Layland , 1995 single work biography
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 9 April 1995; (p. 24)
The Poet of Small Spaces A. P. Riemer , 1994 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Ironic Eye : The Poetry and Prose of Peter Goldsworthy 1994; (p. 3-18)
The Fame of the Master A. P. Riemer , 1994 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Ironic Eye : The Poetry and Prose of Peter Goldsworthy 1994; (p. 49-78)
What Comes Next? A. P. Riemer , 1994 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Ironic Eye : The Poetry and Prose of Peter Goldsworthy 1994; (p. 103-123)
Death is Not Such a Funny Business Murray Waldren , 1993 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 27-28 November 1993; (p. rev 6) Dining Out with Mr Lunch 1999; (p. 144-149)
Recent Writing by Peter Goldsworthy Kerryn Goldsworthy , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Voices , Winter vol. 3 no. 2 1993; (p. 110-114)

— Review of This Goes With That : Selected Poems 1970-1990 Peter Goldsworthy 1991 selected work poetry ; Honk If You Are Jesus Peter Goldsworthy 1992 single work novel ; Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Sites of Resistance Jennifer Livett , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Island , Winter no. 55 1993; (p. 66-69)

— Review of The Crocodile Fury Beth Yahp 1992 single work novel ; Praise Andrew McGahan 1992 single work novel ; Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel ; Illicit Passage Alice Nunn 1992 single work novel
Film Fun for a Doc Tim Lloyd , 1992 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Advertiser Magazine , 12 December 1992; (p. 11)
Gentle Music Rings the Truth John Nieuwenhuizen , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Top Shelf : Supplement to Australian Book Review 1991; (p. 14)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Creating Gods in Our Own Image Robert Hefner , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 14 October 1990; (p. 27)
On Blood, Sweat, Ink, and the Death of the Novel Peter Goldsworthy , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: Island , Winter no. 43/44 1990; (p. 80-82)
A Shoeshine for Louis Armstong Walter Tonetto , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Mattoid , no. 37 1990; (p. 124-131)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
A Cheeky Triumph Helen Garner , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Adelaide Review , November no. 69 1989; (p. 20-21)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
A Cheeky Triumph Helen Garner , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Review , November no. 18 1989; (p. 13)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Contemporary Writing : the Mark of Quality A. P. Riemer , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 11 November 1989; (p. 86)

— Review of Oceana Fine Tom Flood 1989 single work novel ; The Initiate Justin D'Ath 1989 single work novel ; Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Dark Secrets of Pianist in Near Perfect Pitch D. J. O'Hearn , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 25 November 1989; (p. 10)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Emotional Account of Master and Student Katharine England , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 November 1989; (p. 14)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Few Faltering Notes from Goldsworthy Marian Favel Clair Eldridge , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 25 November 1989; (p. B4)

— Review of Oceana Fine Tom Flood 1989 single work novel ; Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
First Novels in the First Person Full of Wisdom John Hanrahan , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Magazine , 2-3 December 1989; (p. 12)

— Review of Cardboard : The Strength Thereof and Other Related Matters Fiona Place 1989 single work novel ; Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Harmonious Master-Pupil Relationship Keith Russell , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Newcastle Herald , 23 December 1989; (p. 10)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
He's Funny But He's Wise Too Gerard Windsor , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , November no. 116 1989; (p. 15-16)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Worlds Out of Key Susan McKernan , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 12 December 1989; (p. 116-117)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
A Shoeshine for Louis Armstong Walter Tonetto , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Mattoid , no. 37 1990; (p. 124-131)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Moving Tale Told with a Poet's Grace Patricia White , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Newcastle Herald , 12 May 1990; (p. 15)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Paperbacks Moya Fyfe , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Saturday Mercury , 6 October 1990; (p. 20)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel ; Verandahs Jean Kent 1990 selected work poetry ; Caught in the Headlights of Life : Jim Pike, the People's Poet Jim Pike 1990 selected work poetry ; Tokyo No Hana Robert Allen 1990 single work novel
Gentle Music Rings the Truth John Nieuwenhuizen , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Top Shelf : Supplement to Australian Book Review 1991; (p. 14)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Recent Writing by Peter Goldsworthy Kerryn Goldsworthy , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Voices , Winter vol. 3 no. 2 1993; (p. 110-114)

— Review of This Goes With That : Selected Poems 1970-1990 Peter Goldsworthy 1991 selected work poetry ; Honk If You Are Jesus Peter Goldsworthy 1992 single work novel ; Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Sites of Resistance Jennifer Livett , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Island , Winter no. 55 1993; (p. 66-69)

— Review of The Crocodile Fury Beth Yahp 1992 single work novel ; Praise Andrew McGahan 1992 single work novel ; Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel ; Illicit Passage Alice Nunn 1992 single work novel
Life Lessons from a Master Michelle Prawer , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Jewish News (What's On) , 30 January vol. 64 no. 17 1998; (p. 8)

— Review of Maestro Peter Goldsworthy 1989 single work novel
Author Captures Darwin's Essence Gia Metherell , 2005 single work column
— Appears in: Canberra Sunday Times , 13 November 2005; (p. 14)
Two Hands Strike the Right Note Deborah Bogle , 2008 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 October 2008; (p. 4-6-)
The Forum : Peter Goldsworthy on Outrage Peter Goldsworthy , 2008 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 15-16 November 2008; (p. 2)
Peter Goldsworthy comments on literary and artistic portrayals of sexuality and sexual relationships that could be viewed as predatory and/or illegal.
y A Student's Guide to Maestro by Peter Goldsworthy Richard McRoberts , Ballarat : Wizard Books , 1995 Z1612123 1995 single work criticism
Death is Not Such a Funny Business Murray Waldren , 1993 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 27-28 November 1993; (p. rev 6) Dining Out with Mr Lunch 1999; (p. 144-149)
Film Fun for a Doc Tim Lloyd , 1992 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Advertiser Magazine , 12 December 1992; (p. 11)
A Success to Rival the Short Story Trophies Susan Chenery , 1989 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 11 November 1989; (p. 86)
Creating Gods in Our Own Image Robert Hefner , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 14 October 1990; (p. 27)
Journey Between Two Worlds Helen Howells , 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Age , 19 August 1997; (p. 7)
Poet-Novelist Moves into a New Genre Penelope Layland , 1995 single work biography
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 9 April 1995; (p. 24)
Awards Recognise S.A. Writers Tim Lloyd , 1989 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 2 November 1989; (p. 12)
The Poet of Small Spaces A. P. Riemer , 1994 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Ironic Eye : The Poetry and Prose of Peter Goldsworthy 1994; (p. 3-18)
The Fame of the Master A. P. Riemer , 1994 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Ironic Eye : The Poetry and Prose of Peter Goldsworthy 1994; (p. 49-78)
What Comes Next? A. P. Riemer , 1994 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Ironic Eye : The Poetry and Prose of Peter Goldsworthy 1994; (p. 103-123)
On Blood, Sweat, Ink, and the Death of the Novel Peter Goldsworthy , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: Island , Winter no. 43/44 1990; (p. 80-82)
As We Say in Hollywood Peter Goldsworthy , 1998 single work biography
— Appears in: Navel Gazing : Essays, Half-Truths and Mystery Flights 1998; (p. 59-71)
On Being Studied by Your Son at School : Some Thoughts on `Maestro' Peter Goldsworthy , 1998 single work biography
— Appears in: Navel Gazing : Essays, Half-Truths and Mystery Flights 1998; (p. 168-185)
Crafted Opus Plays Mystery of a Maestro Giles Hugo , 1989 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: The Saturday Mercury , 21 October 1989; (p. 23)
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