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Piano Virtuoso Fleisher on Overcoming Disability That Nearly Silenced Career

Read the Transcript: http://to.pbs.org/ri7tk6 In the 1960s, piano virtuoso Leon Fleisher lost the use of his right hand due to a condition called focal dystonia, but he focused on teaching and continued to play pieces designed for one-handed pianists. Jeffrey Brown and Fleisher discuss how he overcame the disability that nearly ended his playing days.
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