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The Bass Saxophone

There are several themes at play in Josef Skvorecky’s short story “The Bass Saxophone,” including the idea of wonder and enrapture at music, which was near and dear to the author’s heart. However,...

Latest answer posted July 31, 2019 10:19 pm UTC

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The Bass Saxophone

The life of The Bass Saxophone’s narrator is profoundly shaped by fear and anxiety as he tries to survive World War Two as a jazz musician in a Nazi-controlled territory that is now Czechia. Jazz...

Latest answer posted August 5, 2019 6:18 am UTC

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