Local News for Miami, Florida

January 18, 2019

Musician Mentor Has Unique Way of Seeing the World

The advanced orchestra at Palmetto Senior High School in Pinecrest Village doesn’t usually accept freshmen, but the band director made an exception for the exceptional redheaded violin player, Daniel Solomon.

“I think of myself as an advocate for people with disabilities,” Daniel said.

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You have to look carefully to realize the boy with the thick glasses is legally blind. Daniel is the freshman class treasurer, always busy, always finding ways to navigate the challenges of high school.

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