Russian Teenager Who Was Born Without Fingers Flawlessly Plays the Theme From Twilight on Piano

Alexei Romanov, a teenager from Zelenodolsk, Tatarstan, Russia, is a incredibly talented young man who taught himself how to play piano despite the fact that he was born without fingers. Romanov became well known in February 2016, when a video of him playing the piano theme from Twilight made its way around the world.

15-year-old, who was born without hands, amazed everyone with his play on the piano. Alexey Romanov of a small city Zelenodolsk, which is 40 kilometers from Kazan, likes to play classical music. As recognized himself Alex, when he plays, he seemed quite transported to another world.

He later reprised this performance onstage.

via The Guardian

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