Kept From Playing Piano, Vanessa Perez Pushes Through To Success

by Fred Child
June 6, 2012
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Pianist Vanessa Perez performs at NPR in Washington, D.C. (Image by Becky Lettenberger)

A rising Venezuelan pianist explains to Fred Child how she overcame her mother's fears to pursue her destiny. She shares music by Chopin, Villa-Lobos and Albeniz.