• Rich content delivered by experienced presenters in a lively multi-media style

  • Amazing musical instruments made from trash

  • Science + environmental content + your theme

  • Build-and-play-along at home

  • Various levels of interaction possible 

  • Dedicated to reaching access-challenged families

  • Flexible with platforms and connections

"The Virtual Earth Day program went really well— it was educational, entertaining, and went very smoothly. Thank you for all your hard work!”

- The American Museum of Natural History, April 2020 

Live-streaming multiple-performer shows:

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Live-streaming single-performer shows:

  • Bash the Trash Online - Science, sound and sustainability with recycled musical instruments- $525

  • Latin Percussion Online - Fabulous instruments used by Latin cultures around the world - $525

  • Streaming Talking Drums - Learn the language of music through Tabla and other drums - $525

  • Streaming Global Percussion - Discover the uniqueness and surprising connections of world percussion - $525


Programs for Adults and Seniors

Tips, Tricks and Techniques in Online Presentation - $725

Spasm Bands to Spike Jones - Homemade Musical Instruments in Popular Culture - $725


For over 28 years we have been performing and educating with musical instruments made from found objects - weaving together science, music, dance and environmental awareness.


Find the perfect program, concert or event here!

We offer family performances, hands-on instrument-building workshops and parades. Programs and performances for adults and seniors are available. We specialize in creating unique programs tailored to your exhibit and/or theme, and site-specific extravaganzas that turn your entire building into a stage!


In the last few years we’ve performed at the American Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, Las Vegas Discovery Children’s Museum, Musical Instrument Museum (Phoenix), Boston Children’s Museum, Peabody Essex Museum, and the Morgan Library among others. Let us dream up an event for you!

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Website by Rivertowns Marketing;  Art by TB Ward; Photos on this site thanks to:  Erika Kapin Photography, John Maggiotto Studios, India Lena Gonzalez, Ananda Naima Gonzalez, Shandor Patrick, Lili Fenner, Kim Russell: Courtesy of the Smith Center, Jaye McLaughlin: The Life in Your Years Photography LLC, Risdon Photography, Dariel Sneed: Courtesy of Brookfield Place NY, Tanya Ahmed: the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.

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Bash the Trash Environmental Arts LLC

11 Wilson Place

Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706

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