Luke Welch

‘COOL HAND ADVENTURES’ Podcast (Episode 3): ‘No Pain, No Gain: Chasing the Dream’

February 15, 2022

Join host, internationally acclaimed pianist Luke Welch, in Cool Hand Adventures (Episode 3): No Pain, No Gain – Chasing the Dream as he discusses his extremely difficult diagnosis as a result of dealing with piano-related injuries.   Costing him three years of his career, these circumstances ultimately led to moving to Europe to resurrect his career while navigating through potentially career-threatening setbacks.  While this episode refreshes emotional memories for the pianist, along with is admission to hiding this situation from the public for many years, his intention is to share these experiences and serve as an example for others who may have had similar setbacks.  Was it all worth the incredible amounts of physical and emotional turmoil?  Tune in to find out!

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Harry Jerome Arts Award Recipient: 2018


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