“I have a lot of former students that are now teachers and professional musicians,” Bordeleau said.
His Londonderry students are fast learners, he said.
“And he has got a lot of patience,” Ritvo said. “He is so good and so patient. But we just love him.”
Shirley Cloutier said learning the keyboard keeps her hands healthy and strong.
“This is like therapy,” she said.
For Bordeleau, it’s giving back a gift that has served him well for many years.
“You’re never too old to learn,” Bordeleau said. “I feel like I’m 60.”