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Thomas Quasthoff ‘The Voice’

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Thomas Quasthoff's Memoir: The Voice
3:07PM
August 16, 2012

Musicians know all about suffering. Internalizing their pain often makes for great music. Thomas Quasthoff has had more pain than most. He’s a bass-baritone, a leading concert artist,  born in 1959. His mother was directed to take thalidomide during her pregnancy. Tommy was born a dwarf, with no arms, flipper-hands, no hips and stunted legs. [...]