poor children's instruments made from garbage...

folkfan
@folkfan
7 years ago
363 posts

Those kids need a standing ovation. They sounded great. Absolutely amazing.

John C. Knopf
John C. Knopf
@john-c-knopf
7 years ago
208 posts

Where there's a will, there's a way...Smile.gif

Human creativity and music just have to come out one way or another. It's wonderful to see and hear what can be done when someone is resourceful and imaginative. And all the kids get to share in the creation of real music with whatever is found nearby.

Reminds me of the first time I encountered a cardboard dulcimer. After playing it a little, I wondered why I work so hard with different woods to get the same sound you get out of an inexpensive instrument.

Then there's the cardboard-box bass that Elderly Instruments sells. Doesn't look like much, but it sure sounds like an upright bass fiddle!

Cheryl Johnson
Cheryl Johnson
@cheryl-johnson
7 years ago
44 posts

Amazing! And I fret over having several dulcimers so I can get just the right sound. Inspirational that you can make something as amazing as music from a garbage pile.

Helen Seiler
Helen Seiler
@helen-seiler
7 years ago
130 posts

Wow wow wow!.You may have heard my jaw drop from overin the USwhen the young man started playing his metal drumcello. Amazing. Thank you Lisa for posting this. Again, wow!

Susie
Susie
@susie
7 years ago
364 posts
I saw that earlier this year. I was amazed. Very inspirational. It made me appreciate my life and not take things for granted.
Strumelia
Strumelia
@strumelia
7 years ago
1,767 posts

Very amazing little clip, it'll make your day...




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