Daniel Schwartz is a drummer with The Key Frames who suffers from dystonia. After trying a myriad of treatments, he now uses an unconventional drum kit and playing techniques to overcome his disorder.
In a dark rehearsal space in Toronto's west end, Daniel Schwartz pinches a drumstick between his thumb and forefinger, watches with resignation as his three free fingers reflexively curtl toward his palm, and hits his drum with a sad-sounding thud. Its those three fingers that almost cost him his drummer career. ...More