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Playing Her Heart Out: A Pianist with Developmental Disability
Plug-in Japan
11m 42s

Broadcast on February 27, 2019
Available until February 27, 2020

Pianist Asuka Noda suffers from a developmental disability that makes interpersonal communication a challenge. From a young age, she struggled as she felt different from the people around her. She was bullied and skipped school. The artist now performs in hopes of encouraging others with the same condition. We introduce her activities and music.

photo Professional pianist Asuka Noda has a developmental disability