Sometimes, your darkest days can lead you to discovering a light – or in Devin Ramoutar’s case, discovering his passion.

Ramoutar is a music teacher specializing in the intricacies of Indian, Latin, Western, and West Indian percussion. He found himself on this career path after struggling with depression, anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). It was during his struggles he realized that he enjoyed interacting with people and teaching music which led him to start teaching. In the past few years, Ramoutar has become one of the most sought after percussionists within the Greater Toronto Area.

Watch Devin’s story above to learn more about how he created a career through his passion for interacting with people and his love for music.