Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: Mitsuko Uchida

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Dame Mitsuko Uchida, pianist and conductor Justin Pumfrey/Decca

At a recent concert with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, pianist Mitsuko Uchida walked onstage to a cheering audience. She sat down at the piano, made a funny face, and promptly walked offstage. On this episode of Performance Today, hear the story... and the music that Mitsuko Uchida played upon returning to the stage.

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