Paraguay's rubbish band recycles rhythms

Young orchestra is making tunes out of trash by building instruments out of other people's garbage.

    It is unlikely that an entire orchestra could be found in the middle of a rubbish dump.

    But one group of young musicians in Paraguay is proving that they can literally turn trash into something to be treasured.

    From items such as used X-rays, oil barrels, and even bottle caps, they re-create Beethoven, Henry Mancini, and even the Beatles.

    Al Jazeera’s Gerald Tan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    No country in the world recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

    Strong quotes for Martin Luther King Jr Day

    Quotes from Martin Luther King Jr that resonate today

    Quotes of justice, education, religion and race said by MLK Jr.

    Trump rage ignores the truth

    Trump rage ignores the truth

    Poor people living in the slums of Africa and Haiti have indeed a miserable life.