Just as his thought, can he overcome this difficult situation and live a harmonious life? After Danny's death in an accident, 1900 remained on the ship. The story of a virtuoso piano player who lives his entire life aboard an ocean liner. The story is told by a musician named Max to a shop owner, who recognizes a tune that Max plays on his trumpet. Years later, the ship may be destroyed, and a former band member fears that 1900 may still be aboard, willing to go down with the ship. One of these musicians is Max, who tries throughout their friendship to get 1900 to leave the ship, but to no avail. He learns about changes in musical style from passengers and other musicians. His talent earned him such accolades that he was challenged by, and bested Jelly Roll Morton in an intense piano duel that had poor Max chewing paper on the sofa in agonies of suspense.
. Original title: La leggenda del pianista sull'oceano The story of a virtuoso piano player who lives his entire life aboard an ocean liner. Winning the piano contest gets 1900 even more attention and a record producer comes aboard the ship to record 1900's playing. His motto is 'Every day, be well. This talent earns him the attention of the jealous jazz musician Jelly Roll Morton who challenges 1900's piano skills.
Born and raised on the ship, 1900 Tim Roth learned about the outside world through interactions with passengers, never setting foot on land, even for the love of his life. Max's narrative jumps forward twenty years to the ship's imminent destruction. As an adult, 1900 works with the ship's orchestra as their piano player. Lemons 1900, though everyone just called him 1900, the year of his birth. While gaining his sea legs, he was befriended by another young man, the pianist in the same band, whose long unlikely name was Danny Boodman T. Though now down on his luck and disillusioned by his wartime experiences, the New Orleans-born Max was once an enthusiastic and gifted young jazz musician, whose longest gig was several years with the house band aboard the Virginian, a posh cruise ship.
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This chance discovery prompts a story from Max, which he relates both to the shopkeeper and later to the official responsible for the doomed vessel, for Max is a born storyteller. Max collects the pieces, determined not to let the physical and metaphorical record of 1900's existence be destroyed. Because of his name, he falls under unfavorable circumstances. The shopkeeper recognizes the tune Max plays as one on a wax master of an unreleased recording, discovered and restored from shards found in a piano salvaged from a cruise ship turned hospital ship, now slated for demolition. The song he records reflects his feelings of a girl he is staring at out of a window and, when he tries to give the recording to her she refuses and he breaks it.
Max realizes that 1900 must still be on the ship, and determines to find him, and to find out once and for all why he has so consistently refused to leave. And yet for all the richness and variety of his musical expression, he never left the ship, except almost, once, in the aftermath of his infatuation with a beautiful young woman immigrant who inspired the music committed to the master Max discovers in the pawnshop. Shortly after the Second World War, Max, a transplanted American, visits an English pawn shop to sell his trumpet. Years later, the ship may be destroyed, and a former band member fears that 1900 may still be aboard, willing to go down with the ship. Born and raised on the ship, 1900 Tim Roth learned about the outside world through interactions with passengers, never setting foot on land, even for the love of his life. Max uses the record to lure 1900 from the depths of the empty ship.
Abandoned in first class by his immigrant parents, 1900 was found and adopted by Danny, a stoker, and raised in the engine rooms, learning to read by reading horseracing reports to his adoptive dad. He also grew up to be a charming, iconoclastic young man, at once shrewd and oddly innocent. . . . . .
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