It’s 1958 Manhattan and Miriam “Midge” Maisel has everything she’s ever wanted - the perfect husband, kids, and Upper West Side apartment. But when her life suddenly takes a turn and Midge must start over, she discovers a previously unknown talent - one that will take her all the way from the comedy clubs of Greenwich Village to a spot on Johnny Carson’s couch.
Once a powerful lawyer, Billy McBride is now burned out and washed up, spending more time in a bar than a courtroom. When he reluctantly agrees to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the biggest client of Cooperman & McBride, the massive law firm he helped create, Billy and his ragtag team uncover a vast and deadly conspiracy, pitting them all in a life or death trial against the ultimate Goliath.
In the tradition of Anthony Bourdain\'s \"Kitchen Confidential\" and Gelsey Kirkland\'s \"Dancing on my Grave\" comes an insider’s look into the secret world of classical musicians.\n\nFrom her debut recital at Carnegie Recital Hall to the Broadway pits of \"Les Miserables\" and \"Miss Saigon,\" Blair Tindall has played with some of the biggest names in classical music for twenty-five years. Now in \"Mozart in the Jungle,\" Tindall exposes the scandalous rock and roll lifestyles of the musicians, conductors, and administrators who inhabit the insular world of classical music.