Friday, June 14, 2013

The landfill harmonic orchestra

In an era when school music programs are under attack by the cost-cutters in Canada, it is inspiring to see the lengths to which people elsewhere will go to ensure that their children have an opportunity to create music.

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  1. On my lord...absolutely astounding! I am reminded once again just how much we take for granted the cushy lives we lead, and how people who are much less fortunate are much more grateful. I love the line "music is the smile of the soul." It certainly is.

  2. Absolutely amazing, Doug. I can get so cynical and then I come across a story like this and think maybe there is hope for humankind, after all.