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Violinist Midori is expecting a child
Violinist Midori is expecting a child

Midori, the renowned Japanese American violinist who shot to international fame as a child prodigy and grew up in the eyes of the public, is expecting a child of her own. A representative for Midori confirmed the musician's pregnancy, saying that she is in her first trimester. The representative declined to offer additional information on Midori's pregnancy. In recent years, the violinist has lived in Los Angeles and is currently the chair of the strings department at USC's Thornton School of Music. The 42-year-old Midori has had to cancel some performances on advice of her physician, including concerts with the New York Philharmonic and Aspen Festival Orchestra, both...