Pope Benedict surprised to find piano


Pope Benedict has a great love of music, but it seemed unlikely he’d be often able to indulge his passion for playing the piano, until…

Pope Benedict XVI has found a few surprises during his first papal vacation, relishing in the seclusion of the Italian Alps and finding that a piano had been installed in his house for him to play, his spokesman said Sunday.

He said the pope – an avid piano player – was surprised to find a piano installed at the Les Combes retreat, which had been used for many years by John Paul. Since he had come without music, Mozart scores were delivered from Aosta, the major city in the region, the spokesman said.

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