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Hearing impaired since 4, deaf since 16, pianist since 3, AMA!

https://imgur.com/a/6Zkjn I started playing piano at age 3, diagnosed with bilateral sensorineural hearing loss at age 4, when I began to wear hearing aids. At age 16, I quite literally woke up deaf, the ~25% of my remaining hearing having gone down to 3% while I slept. I received a cochlear implant at age 17, I’m now 25, still playing piano. I can listen to…

TIL Bill Powell, the pianist from Lynyrd Skynyrd, was originally a roadie for the band. During a break in their...

TIL Bill Powell, the pianist from Lynyrd Skynyrd, was originally a roadie for the band. During a break in their set, Powell sat down at a piano and launched into his original piano-based version of “Free Bird”. When the band realized their roadie’s ability, he was offered the position of keyboardist View Reddit by three-eyed-boy – View Source