Pope Benedict, the Pianist

Pope Benedict, the Pianist May 22, 2014

One of the pleasures in which Pope Emeritus Benedict is said to indulge in his retirement is playing the piano.

A skilled pianist, he was unable to spend much time at the keyboard during the years of his papacy.  Now, perhaps, he returns to that great love.

A Redditor pointed out this video this morning.  (Click the link–for some reason, the video could not be embedded.)

Besides being able to speak ten languages and fly a helicopter, the pope emeritus is at home in the music room.


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