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    [MUSIC PLAYING]When you listen to a Pape Niang and his band,you wouldn't be able to tell that he's playing in the dark.The Senegalese jazz man has been blind since birth,but defines himself as handicapable.

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    At 13 I started getting interested in music,and I trained my ear.I was making music on all types of objects-- chairs, sofas,boxes.Pape Niang has always lived in Dakar,and he's learned everything he knowswithout ever attending music schools.I'm a jazz, reggae, soul, blues, salsa musician.

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    I play all the musics in the world.inBut he also uses his talent for something else.For the last few months, he's been working on handicapable,a project to train and support the disabled.My dream is that no one with a disabilityshould have to become a beggar.At 58 years old, the ...

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