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Bump in the Road

  • Aired: 09/27/2012
  • 01:15
  • Rating: TV-G
Sharing an intimate moment with the PBS audience, violinist Itzhak Perlman describes how he, with encouragement from his parents, overcame polio to become one of the world's most celebrated virtuosos. He performs with the New York Philharmonic at its 171st season Opening Gala on September 27. (Check local listings.)
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Violinist Itzhak Perlman describes his early bout with polio.
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