Performing in front of an audience can be nerve-wracking. Can you imagine playing in front of an audience...and your instrument BREAKS? Get ready to meet a kid who recovered from this potentially embarrassing situation with incredible grace and patriotism!

Here's the video: (The cymbal breaks at the 1:07 mark.)

How about that? This kid recovered in SPECTACULAR form and, for that, he's our HERO OF THE DAY!

Have you ever had something like this happen to you? How did you recover? DID you recover?