TEDxAmsterdam 2013 The world sends us garbage, we send back music

Get Started. It's Free
or sign up with your email address
Rocket clouds
TEDxAmsterdam 2013 The world sends us garbage, we send back music by Mind Map: TEDxAmsterdam 2013 The world sends us garbage, we send back music

1. the same materal that was used in a house is now used to create ...

1.1. a violin

1.1.1. paint tin

1.1.2. wood pallets

1.1.3. baking tray to make pizza

1.1.4. ... and a fork

1.2. a chello

1.2.1. olive oil tins

1.2.2. wooden pallets

1.2.3. hammer to flatten meat

1.2.4. utencil to make pasta

1.3. a drum

1.3.1. wooden pallets

1.3.2. small peices of metal

1.3.3. X-Rays

1.4. a guitar

1.4.1. wooden pallets

1.4.2. two tins where we keep our sweets

1.5. a saxophone

1.5.1. in B-flat

1.5.2. waterpipe

1.5.3. ends of spoons or forks

1.5.4. coins

1.5.5. tins for sweet corn

1.5.6. buttons

1.5.7. tops of beer bottles

1.6. with these instruments we teach the children music

1.6.1. the instruments have no economic value

1.6.1.1. they can't be sold

1.6.1.2. can't be mortaged

1.6.1.3. they can't be stolen

1.6.2. they only have value when they're in the hands of the children playing music

1.6.3. these children ...

1.6.3.1. ... have never owned something themselves

1.6.3.2. ... they need to be thought how to take care of something

1.6.3.3. ... don't have a pshysical space to store something

2. We have formed the 'Landfill Orchestra'

2.1. just like any other orchestra

2.1.1. with a small differce: we play with instruments made of garbage

2.2. allows the kids to learn about values

2.2.1. which in their commuity they can't develop

2.3. the orchastra doens't search to create good musiscians

2.3.1. they want to create good people

3. how do you teach music in a place like this?

3.1. we use the knowlege the people have gained by using garbage for their first needs to build musical instruments

4. The biggest landfill in Paraguay...

4.1. where everybody from the city throws away their trash

4.2. in this place, we transform garbage into music

4.3. the people ifrom this place have learning to fill their first needs using garbage

4.3.1. for example, this house made from garbage

4.4. in Cateaura, a violin can cost more than a house

5. Navigation

5.1. Back to overview map

6. About

6.1. ... this map

6.1.1. Use the + and - buttons to expand/ collapse topics

6.1.2. Hover over the notes icon to read attached notes

6.1.3. Look our for link icons like this one get more information

6.2. ...the author

6.2.1. Favio Chavez

6.2.1.1. Find the Landfill Harmonic on Facebook

6.3. ...this talk

6.3.1. Themes

6.3.1.1. Music

6.3.1.2. Education

6.3.2. Related talks

6.3.3. Reactions

6.3.3.1. Favio Chavez's students in Paraguay make amazing classical music with instruments made from trash at @TEDxAms https://soundcloud.com/tedxmusicproject/tedxamsterdam-favio-chavez … #TEDx

6.3.3.2. @MabelvanOranje Favio Chanvez of the Landfill Orchestra shared his story at #tedxams and got a standing ovation.. http://www.tedxamsterdam.com/talks/the-world-sends-us-garbage-we-send-back-music-favio-chavez-at-tedxamsterdam/ …

6.3.3.3. So cool! The orchestra with instruments of garbage from Paraguay, led by Favio Chavez #tedxams @ Het… http://instagram.com/p/gYf6b2uVzc/

6.3.3.4. Favio Chavéz from Paraguay: Trash is recycled into instruments. Inspiring for kids #TEDxAms Thank you! Gracias!

6.3.3.5. reduce reuse recycle to the max met Favio Chavez @TEDxAms

6.3.3.6. Favio Chavez makes musical instruments from stuff found on a landfill in Paraguay: truely amazing! #TEDxAms http://flip.it/lZmea

6.3.3.7. One man’s trash is another man’s and child's music. Now at #TEDxAms : Favio Chávez with translator Anne Cramwinckel

6.3.3.8. Favio Chavez transforms garbarge into musical instruments in Paraguay. Like the top of a drum from old x-rays! #TEDxAms

6.3.4. Watch this talk on Youtube

7. Wondering how it sounds?

7.1. see this video from Youtube!