Only his music could reveal the truth ... The career of acclaimed cellist, Iain Millar, is in tatters.
Allegations of sexual harassment while teaching in a girl's school have left him unemployable, and he soon spirals into depression.
Iain sees himself as a failure and falls into a dark place where his cello playing provides the only light.
When fresh revelations appear to implicate Iain in the abuse of his ambitious wife, Una Carrington, the world is quick to decide his guilt.
Iain's precious antique cello then disappears, and even music is lost to him.
Fergus O'Neal, a fellow string player, sets out to recover the missing instrument and Iain's only hope of redemption ...