This Musical Whiz Kid Sees Sounds in Colour
William Leathers is a gifted trumpet player who just started his undergrad at Juilliard. He not only has perfect pitch, but he can see the colour of sound. We find out how he discovered his ability and what it's done for his musical development.
This Trumpet Prodigy Crowdfunded $100K to Get to Juilliard
Seventeen-year-old musical prodigy William Leathers is one of only three trumpet players accepted into Juilliard's undergrad program this year. But the annual $91,000 CAD costs meant he and his family had to turn to crowdfunding.