Japanese composer Mamoru Samuragochi
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Japanese composer apologises for pretending to be deaf

7 March 2014 Last updated at 18:02 GMT

Mamoru Samuragochi, one of Japan's most famous composers, officially apologises for pretending to be deaf.

He was exposed last month by a music teacher, who also claimed that he wrote all of his music for him in secret for 18 years.

Catharina Moh reports.

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