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All Family Here (5)

By Mike Peters (China Daily)

10:57, November 20, 2011

Whatever the ability level, each student is part of the community, on the farm, in the swimming pool, and especially in the music room. Sing-song voices spill out as a visitor walks past:

Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear

Turnaround

Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear

Shine your shoes

There is a piano - and a guzheng, the plucked Chinese stringed instrument that looks to Westerners like a tabletop harp. There are drums, and shelves jammed with guitars, nearly one for each resident.

And often, there is Faguo Baba.

"French Father can play great," confides Xiao Hua, a spunky 18-year-old tour guide who has blossomed as a Braille translator since she came to Bethel in 2004. "He is very good! He plays drums and the piano. Sings songs!

"He is very good!"

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