From the Outback to Northeast Tennessee, didgeridoo masters Rob Thomas and Tanya Gerard will bring a piece of Australian culture to Milligan College on Friday, April 24, at 8 p.m. in the Mary B. Martin Auditorium located in Seeger Chapel. The concert, “Music & More from the Land Down Under,” is presented by the Milligan College Arts Council and is free and open to the public.
The musicians will present a workshop titled “Aussie Funk Jam: Learn to Play Didgeridoo Workshop” the following morning, Saturday, April 25, at 10:30 a.m. in the Mary B. Martin Auditorium. Thomas and Gerard will teach participants how to play the didgeridoo with beginner PVC didges. The workshop is free and open to the public, but limited to only 40 participants. RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The concert and workshop are being offered to Milligan for free in exchange for the audience’s and participant’s permission to be recorded on film and in photography during the programs. Select video footage and photos from the show and workshop will be posted on the Didgeridoo Down Under website, www.didgrevolution.com.