Multiple disabilities don't stop student drummer

04/8/2009 | Gainesville Sun (Fla.), The

Lyndon White, 17, has cerebral palsy, physical and mental disabilities, is nearly deaf and cannot speak, but the Florida teen is a talented drummer who has played at Disney World and recently won a CEC "Yes I Can" award for his accomplishments. "He's the centerpiece of what we do in our percussion ensemble," said Lyndon's music teacher, Don DeVito. "He communicates at a very high level musically."

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