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“A real violin is worth more than a house” in the slums of Cateura, Paraguay, according to local music teacher Favio Chávez. With too few instruments for his students, Chávez found an ally in local luthier and recycler, Nicolás Gómez, who began cobbling together instruments from materials scavenged in the landfill surrounding the town.

Gregory Hayes

Gregory Hayes

Gregory Hayes is a helpful being who has lots of fun. He makes most of his living as a photographer and writer, and occasionally tweets @mootpointblank.


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