"Repeated practice is key because I need muscle memory to find the right keys," she explained.
pay attention to each minor step in each phrase and need to be fairly
precise with the angle of how I control my hands, wrists and fingers."
has composed several songs, including one called the "Little Dog in
Dream", where she imagined her life with the company of a guide dog.
Lyrics like "blue skies and rainbow slides" were used by the girl, who
said she could "see" the world through music.
Xiong is aspiring to be admitted to a university in Beijing and major in music performance or music production.
she had vision for three days, Xiong said, she would see how she looks,
cook a big meal for her parents and take a walk in the places she has
been to hundreds of times.
"I also would like to see with my eyes what the piano that has accompanied me for more than a decade looks like," she said.