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Two deaf-mute Mexican children go viral thanks to their ability to play drums with cans and buckets
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Two deaf-mute Mexican children go viral thanks to their ability to play drums with cans and buckets

Mexico, Xtobil
July 8, 2020 at 12:30 GMT -00:00 · Published

Victor Santiago and Juan Diego, two deaf-mute children from Xtobil, have gone viral thanks to their extraordinary abilities playing music with cans and boxes, as was seen on Tuesday.

Plastic buckets, old pots or empty metal cans are some of the objects that the children used to create their music at first, although they now have a set of drums each, which they know how to use with great skills.

Maria Chan, mother of Víctor, explains how the little boy “grabbed the lid of the pots and began to play, making noise” and “when we realized he had already looked for cans, he was collecting things by himself, he began to gather his instruments to play.”

Their talent in composing rhythms despite their disability has earned them a place in the hearts of many local residents, who come to see the concerts that these little ones organise in their village.

Two deaf-mute Mexican children go viral thanks to their ability to play drums with cans and buckets
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Victor Santiago and Juan Diego, two deaf-mute children from Xtobil, have gone viral thanks to their extraordinary abilities playing music with cans and boxes, as was seen on Tuesday.

Plastic buckets, old pots or empty metal cans are some of the objects that the children used to create their music at first, although they now have a set of drums each, which they know how to use with great skills.

Maria Chan, mother of Víctor, explains how the little boy “grabbed the lid of the pots and began to play, making noise” and “when we realized he had already looked for cans, he was collecting things by himself, he began to gather his instruments to play.”

Their talent in composing rhythms despite their disability has earned them a place in the hearts of many local residents, who come to see the concerts that these little ones organise in their village.

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