Bach Festival Society of Winter Park: FreshStARTs

Bach Festival Society of Winter Park: FreshStARTs

FreshStARTs offers interdisciplinary educational and artistic experiences for students by sending live, curriculum-based performances into schools.

Teachers can choose from a selection of programs that present an exciting and fun approach to supplement their traditional classroom curriculum.

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In-School Program: Didgeridoo Down Under (Grades K–12)

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Program description

Didgeridoo Down Under is one of the most popular “edu-tainment” programs in the United States. The didgeridoo, usually a hollowed-out tree trunk, has been played by Aboriginal Australians for at least 1,500 years, and is featured throughout the program. But DDU is much more than music. It’s a combination of cultural arts, cross-curriculum, character education and audience participation…

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Program Detail

Program type: In-School Performance, In-School Workshops & Classes
Artistic Discipline: Literary Arts, Music, Storytelling
Cultural Origin: European, Multicultural, Other, Pacific Islander
Subject: Fine Arts: Music, History, Social Studies
Population served: Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Availability: Year-round/school days, school events, and summer programs. Date to be mutually determined by artist and presenting school.

Available times:

Time to be mutually determined by artist and presenting school.

Length of program: 45 minutes
Space / technical requirements:

Materials needed: DDU study guide (provided to schools upon booking).

Location(s):

In-school program.

Fees / Ticketing:

$500

Supporting Materials

Didgeridoo Down Under Lesson Plan

Didgeridoo-Down-Under-Lesson-Plan-1.pdf

Qualifications

Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Provide Lesson Plans: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes
Standards are customized for every classroom visit: Yes

Cancellation Policy

N/A

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