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Poet of the keyboard - Murray Perahia set for Hodgson Hall / UGA TODAY

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Award-winning pianist Murray Perahia will perform April 12 at 8 p.m. in Hodgson Concert Hall. Over the course of his four-decade career, Perahia has become one of the world's most respected musicians, hailed by the New York Times as the poet of the keyboard. "I love to play the piano," Perahia says. "I love the instrument. I think it has a series of secrets that we have to find out from it." Perahia's lifelong pursuit of the piano's mysteries has been richly documented with an extensive discography that continues to grow thanks to an exclusive contract with Deutsche Grammophon.

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