For a moment, forget everything that’s going on around you. Just turn on this video and rest your eyes if you want to. What this man in this video plays, can take you to a different place, a peaceful place, inside your head. Yes, it’s that good.
Check it out.
All those feels you’re feeling right now? It was made possible by a homeless man in Sarasota, Florida. His name is Donald Gould, a 51-year-old man who, once played clarinet for the US Marine Corps and even went to college to study music for three whole semesters. But then his wife passed away and substance abused followed. His child was taken away by social services and the economic crisis on 2008 saw him slip into homelessness.
Here’s an interview of him, shot a day after the above video went viral.