Alison Gangel - The Sun Hasn't Fallen From The Sky

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0420110127 (BBC7)
20160115 (BBC7)

Ailsa's older sister has been sent away from the orphanage for being too disruptive and now Ailsa has to brave the playground alone. But after winning a piano competition in Glasgow her piano teacher has entered her for the Saturday school at the Glasgow Academy of Music and she throws all her energies into her new found passion.

Maureen Beattie reads Alison Gangel's vibrant memoir.

Producer: Jane Marshall

A Jane Marshall production for BBC Radio 4.

0520110128 (BBC7)
20160115 (BBC7)
20160116 (BBC7)

When her piano teacher discovers she's been missing classes, Ailsa is keen to make amends.

Overwhelmed by both the atmosphere and the other confident students at the Academy of Music, Ailsa has not been attending her Saturday classes. But when the people at the orphanage find out and tell her beloved music teacher she is desperate to make amends.

Maureen Beattie reads Alison Gangel's vibrant memoir.

Producer: Jane Marshall

A Jane Marshall production for BBC Radio 4.