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Young LDS drummer says blindness isn't an obstacle

Fernando Cabaña plays the "bombo" (Argentinean drum), the guitar and violin. He is preparing to participate in the National Goalball Championship and is a fan of the Utah Jazz and River Plate.

Fernando, 15, is also blind. But he says that hasn't been an obstacle, and he enjoys every minute of life.

His bombo teacher, Luis Fredes, says he has learned more about life during the short time talking with Fernando in their classes. "His spirit and the way he sees things is truly remarkable," Fredes says. "When we talk he always lets me see his love for life and desire for constant improvement."

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