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Diane talks with renowned pianist, conductor, and teacher Leon Fleisher about the diagnosis and treatment of focal dystonia, a debilitating ailment affecting his right hand. They discuss how the setback deepened his connection with music and changed his approach to life.
- Leon Fleisher pianist, conductor, composer, and teacher
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