from ep8 of Nodame Cantabile

可憐(かれん)poor; pitiful; cute; sweet; lovely

かかる to depend on
将来がかかってる my future is at stake

カピカピ crusty; flaky; dried out
like rice balls after they’ve been left for a while

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経験済み very experienced

晴らす(はらす)to dispel/clear away; to refresh oneself
迷いを晴らす to clear doubt

晴れ舞台(はれぶたい)gala occasion
息子の晴れ舞台 my son’s time to shine