This kid tried to quit band, but the teacher had other plans

When spinal muscular atrophy started taking away Ethan Och’s ability to play the drums, his band director Gina Christopherson would not take “no” for an answer. She knew how much Ethan loved the band, and she simply refused to let him quit. Instead, she downloaded an app — 75 of them, actually — to find Ethan a new kind of drum set.