September 22

This 10yearold born without arms wanted to play the trumpet heres his

first_imgJAHMIR WALLACE is a ten-year-old boy in New Jersey. He was born without arms.However, he’s never let that hold him back. Not long ago, he decided he wanted to play the trumpet.Why? Because his sister played an instrument, and he didn’t see why he should be left out.He told WFMZ: My older sister used to play the piano, so I decided maybe I should play an instrument.Jahmir does everything with his feet – he uses them “like we use our hands”, a teacher said. So school authorities and the staff of a local music shop in Philipsburgh got together and made him a stand to play the trumpet using his toes for the keys.He played his first note four months ago. “I kind of got excited,” he told WFMZ.Now, Jahmir will play in his school’s winter concert. He also has a message for anyone else who might want to play an instrument:Keep on trying. Source: WTNHDid you see the 9-year-old rapping on the Late Late last night?>Baby deer recovering after being found shot in ditch>last_img read more