Quadruple Amputee Returns To Playing The Piano After Years Without It.

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Quadruple Amputee Returns To Playing The Piano After Years Without It.

Over a decade ago, Richard Mangino of Revere, Massachusetts, lost all four of his limbs to a severe bloodstream infection. His hands and feet had to be amputated to save his life. But in 2011, at the age of 65, he made history as the recipient of the first successful double hand transplant at Brigham and […]

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This Pianist Plays Beautiful Beethoven Melodies For Elderly Elephants in Thailand.

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This Pianist Plays Beautiful Beethoven Melodies For Elderly Elephants in Thailand.

The mountains of Kanchanaburi were alive with the sound of classical music thanks to pianist Paul Barton. The talented musician lugged his instrument up the steep climb for a very special audience: old, injured, and handicapped elephants. Barton chose the soothing sounds of Beethoven’s Pathétique Sonata and made sure to note that it wasn’t ivories he was tickling. In fact, […]

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He Was Homeless for 30 Years, But This Man Still Has Some Serious Talent.

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He Was Homeless for 30 Years, But This Man Still Has Some Serious Talent.

Ryan is a homeless man. He has called the streets of Edmonton, Canada, his home for over 30 years. One day, he came across a public piano in Churchill Square and started playing the most beautiful music. People were shocked by what he could do. (Source: VVRoz P) Ryan later said that he was raised […]

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