The 96-year-old pianist refusing to cease the music


South Korean Jegal Sam has been taking part in the piano for 82 years – and continues to be going sturdy.

The 96-year-old has been inseparable from the instrument even since he first took it up aged 14. It gave him a profession instructing which spanned greater than 50 years, and even saved him from conscription in the course of the Korean battle.

Now long-retired, he nonetheless practices on a regular basis – simply in case the possibility to carry out ought to ever pop up.

Video by BBC Korean