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The Pythagorean Junk Band Orchestra teaches afterschool workshops building musical instruments from reused materials. Our students have produced bottlecap tambourines, coffee can berimbaus, cigarbox guitars, mbiras with bicycle spokes and pvc flutes. Our students have exhibited in galleries and performed at selected venues. This summer we will be building a thongaphone in the courtyard of the Millvale Public Library. We also host events for adults to show off their talents and inventiveness for building musical instruments. Since many of the youth we work with have little to no musical training, we have a niche specialty for building instruments and ensembles with unusual tunings, so that the music never sounds out of key (which may be an important feature for instruments at bus stops). We have and are developing relationships with a number of youth organizations across the city, including Manchester Craftsmen's Guild, The Lighthouse at Westinghouse, and the Millvale Public Library. This is an opportunity for us to expand our outreach. We will notify art classes,