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Pianist-Born with One-Hand Wows Audiences, Silences Critics

28, 2012

Pianist Nicholas McCarthy has released his own album, plays flawless Liszt, and is about to embark on an international career. Not bad for a pianist who was initially refused admission to music school because he was born without a right hand. McCarthy is a member of paraorchestra, Britain’s first orchestra made up of disabled musicians. [...]