Cochlear Implant Wearer Hears Music Designed for Her Hearing Helpers

By Gary Cutlack on at

A Dutch woman who received a cochlear implant recently was treated to a special concert, one designed around playing music using the few frequencies her limited hearing can now interpret.

A so-called "progressive artist" known as Kyteman was brought in to create the concert, performing a version of the Sam Smith song Stay with Me for the benefit of the new robotic ears of Vera van Dijk. Here she is hearing the song at a special gig:

Let's hope she likes it and isn't actually more of a dubstep kind of girl. [YouTube]