Unformatted text preview: o Innocence lost, becoming disenchanted o Innocence becomes recognition • Brother's suffering finally made Sonny's suffering real • Music o Used to characterize the difference between the two brothers o misreading o Sonny tries to escape Harlem through music o Sonny is playing the music for his life o Older brother reconciling himself through the music o Question: Can Sonny play without using drugs and will the brother be able to learn? o To play the blues one must experience suffering o Experiences change, in turn the music changes...
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2008 for the course AM ST 100 taught by Professor Selzer during the Spring '08 term at Penn State.
- Spring '08