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Classical music’s child prodigies
You may recognise Daniel Barenboim from the conductor’s podium, but his musical education started at the piano. He gave his first formal recital aged just 7 years old, but it wasn’t long until he excelled in conducting as well, taking lessons in Salzburg aged 11.