Woman who has played piano for more than 100 years explains why music is ‘everything’

“Even on the piano there is a kind of gymnastics,” says 103-year-old Collette Maze from France. “You have to keep moving. The human frame has to be supple.”

Recently, the 103-year-old from France released a CD of her takes on the work of Claude Debussy, her favorite composer. Debussy, she notes, died in 1918 — when Colette was about to turn 4 years old.

With thanks to SpreadMusicNow for the post! Colette Maze, a 103-year-old woman from France, has been playing the piano for more than a century — a practice that she says not only contributes to her mental well-being, but also her physi…

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