Recently, the People's Daily Weibo has pushed related videos of the elderly in Nanning to pick up waste, and has been praised by countless netizens!
66-year-old Wu loves music and taught himself on the street. Almost 40 students have come to visit the school to learn the arts. He has been patient in teaching and takes no pennies.
Wu Lao is from Yunnan. Although he is old, he is still mentally depressed. He only has elementary school culture, but he is elegant and talks about the word "respect".
In 1984, Mr. Wu resigned and went to sea. He worked in the food and clothing business, made a lot of money, and also experienced two failed marriages. In 1998, he left all of him alone in Nanning and successively cleaned at the passenger terminal. , Moving and other odd jobs, but later reduced to scavengers. In the meantime, he picked up his wallet many times and gave it to the police station.
Wu Lao sitting and singing in the streets of Nanning
Wu Lao loved music from an early age. He learned to play bamboo flute from a young age, and he played it very well; but because his teeth were missing, the bamboo flute could not be played. He had borrowed a mandolin from someone for a day, and after playing bamboo flute, he switched to mandolin.
In 2011, Mr. Wu used his money to buy a mandolin for his friends, and after exploring for himself, he formed his own unique style. Wu Lao was also praised by an associate professor in the music department of the local university. The other party came to listen to him play a "Night Outside Moscow".
Later, Wu Lao started playing on the street. His performance not only attracted passers-by, but also brought him "students". Over the years, nearly 40 students have come to visit and learn from teachers. Some of them are college students and some are engineers ...
Mr. Wu treats the "apprentices" equally, and takes no pennies. He said that he is a folk grassroots with limited level and is not eligible to receive family expenses. Mr. Wu also likes to cook for the students who come to school, and prepares fruits and pastries for them.
Xiao Wang, a sophomore at Guangxi University, is a student recently accepted by Wu Lao.
Earlier, Xiao Wang had seen Wu Lao's report on the Internet. At the end of April this year, he and his classmates ate on Zhongshan Road, and when they saw Wu Lao accidentally, he dared to ask… and since then, he had no knowledge of music and began to learn Mandolin with Wu Lao.